Canberrans enjoy warm weather on New Year's Day

Miriam Webber
By Miriam Webber
Updated January 1 2022 - 5:16am, first published 4:30am
Twins Victoria and Cassandra Thomas-Liu preparing the sails of their boat at Lake Burley Griffin. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

A quiet New Year's Eve in Canberra gave way to a 30-degree day on Saturday, as Canberrans revelled in the warmth on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin.


Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

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