As is tradition on a hot day in Launceston, hordes flocked to Cataract Gorge to enjoy a swim or sun bake.
Temperatures soared above 30 degrees celsius and the mercury was already bubbling before lunch time.
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Families frolicked and friends submerged themselves in the cool water of the Gorge and the Gorge pool, while others chose to make the most of the cafe and playground.
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