Times Past: January 12, 1974

By Isabella Gillespie
January 11 2022 - 6:30pm
The front page of The Canberra Times on January 12, 1974.

ACT residents were left reeling after a week of smelly surprises, The Canberra Times reported on this day in 1974, as raw sewage flowed through Queanbeyan River and Lake Burley Griffin after two sewage leaks occurred within seven days of each other.



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