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Australian theme park to reopen after ride deaths

Australian theme park Dreamworld will reopen six weeks after four people died in an accident on a ride.

Gold Coast theme park will reopen to the public next week, but not all the rides with be operating.

The park owner Ardent Leisure Group told the Australian Securities Exchange that the Thunder River Rapids ride, in which four people died when a raft overturned in October will never reopen.

The rest of Dreamworld's rides will progressively open as they are signed off as part of a safety review, the company said.

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