I remember two young Asian girls asking me directions to …

Comment on Tourist perished: Has Coroner’s recommendation been followed? by John Waterhouse.

I remember two young Asian girls asking me directions to start a bush walk from Echo Point in Katoomba. It was late afternoon and I advised them not to go ahead with the walk at this time, it’s a rough track and was close to nightfall, people have got lost out there, and died. I think they listened.

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