With a new streetcar launchpad, Cootamundra Airport has the hashtag 'Australia's fastest runway'.

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Updated September 17 2019 - 4:26pm, first published 4:15pm
Andrew Hawkins demonstrates how shoes stick to the rubber laid down on the new launch pad, earning the hashtag "Australia's quickest runway".
Andrew Hawkins demonstrates how shoes stick to the rubber laid down on the new launch pad, earning the hashtag "Australia's quickest runway".

A Nissan Skyline GT-R took out two new records at the Cootamundra Runway Thrash on Saturday, reaching 294.3 km/h in 8.22 seconds.

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Tom Gosling

Journalist, Cootamundra Herald

I've had a long career in journalism and corporate communications, starting with country newspapers, radio and TV in northern NSW and including ABC News Sydney and the Melbourne Herald. I edited The University of Sydney News for 10 years, and was Media Officer for CSIRO in Canberra and BHP Steelworks in Port Kembla.

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