Woman Drowns Near Barrington Tops

She'd been kayaking...

Woman Drowns Near Barrington Tops Barrington River, near where the woman drowned

A woman has drowned in a freak kayaking accident near the Barrington Tops.

The 54 year old was walking through the Barrington River with her kayak at Rawdon Vale on Sunday afternoon, when she was swept under by rapids and got stuck under a log.

Her family members tried to rescue her, however she couldn't be saved and sadly died at the scene.

Police are preparing a report for the coroner.