When does Winter Begin?

The first of June usually marks the beginning of a winter season filled with cold nights and warm drinks. But did you know that the 21st of June is the winter solstice? For many people around the globe, that’s technically the start of their winter. So what makes the solstice different to the seasons we’re used to here in Australia?

We were joined by Dr Vanessa Moss, an astronomer from CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency.

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