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Royal Canberra Show sweethearts Graeme and Jannette Swinton return 50 years first date on ferris wheel

Megan Doherty
By Megan Doherty
February 25 2022 - 6:35pm
Graeme and Jannette Swinton back on the ferris wheel at the Royal Canberra Show on Friday, 50 years after their first date there. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Banks couple Graeme and Jannette Swinton took a nostalgic stroll down sideshow alley at the Royal Canberra Show on Friday - 50 years after they shared their first date at the very same show.

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Megan Doherty

Megan Doherty

Journalist

I like telling local stories with integrity. My greatest hope is that someone will read my story and turn to someone in a cafe or in the next cubicle or across the breakfast table and say, "Did you hear about this?" Email: megan.doherty@canberratimes.com.au