Times Past: April 11, 1984

April 11 2024 - 12:00am

On this day in 1984, Hazel Hawke, the first wife of former prime minister, Bob Hawke, was in for a surprise. As she arrived to be photographed with Frank Moore, who was retiring after 38 years with the 'City Parks', the automatic lawn sprinklers suddenly activated and drenched the both of them.

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