Carols by flickering, electric candlelight still a city favourite 75 years on

Jasper Lindell
December 15 2019 - 4:30am

The candles and lamps cast a "pearly light", with crowd of nearly 2000 thrown into "brilliant relief against a star-studded sky" on Christmas Eve 75 years ago this month.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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