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November 29, 2021

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Storms and rain for Tuesday and Wednesday in the Northern Rivers

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) is predicting widespread thunderstorms and rain for the Northern Rivers.

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AFP PHOTO/Peter PARKS
AFP PHOTO/Peter PARKS

Spectators watch a light show called ‘Vivid’ projected onto the Sydney Opera House on Sunday. The Vivid festival is a major outdoor cultural event featuring light installations and projections, running from May 23 to June 9.

See more at http://www.vividsydney.com/


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