Extreme heatwave trouble spots have been found right around Canberra

Karen Barlow
Updated April 12 2024 - 7:43am, first published 12:00am

The large tract of East Canberra which takes in Symonston, Beard, the HMAS Harman naval base, the Mugga Lane tip, and expansive grasslands has been rated as the highest health risk to people in the ACT under extreme heat conditions.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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