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'It's oh so quiet': Government zones left emptied in Canberra's first day of lockdown

Sarah Basford Canales
By Sarah Basford Canales
August 13 2021 - 7:30pm
Barton Grocer owners Domenic and Kylie Costanzo. Picture: Sarah Basford Canales

The streets of Barton would usually be teeming with lanyards on a sunny Friday afternoon but as Canberra entered its first day of lockdown, they were stripped of life.

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Sarah Basford Canales

Sarah Basford Canales

Canberra Times journalist

I'm a federal politics and public sector reporter with an interest in national security, integrity and regulation. Contact me with general tips and thoughts at sarah.basfordcanales@canberratimes.com.au or confidential tips to sbasfordcanales@protonmail.com.

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