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Kingdon Ponds in Scone has broken its banks

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The Upper Hunter Shire Council have announced confirmed reports that Kingdon Ponds in Scone has broken its banks.

"Local residents are advised to take care and move to higher ground.

"The river is at 3.74m and still rising. Major flood is predicted.

"We have also had unconfirmed reports Pages River has also broken its banks at Murrurundi.

"If anyone needs to relocate their horses to higher ground in the Scone area, the Scone Race Club has its race day stalls open," the Upper Hunter Shire Council said in a statement.

Residents are being advised not to drive, walk or move through flood waters.

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