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A group of young men stands atop a rock in the waters around the... News PhotoAdult,Australia,Beach,Bondi Beach,Heat - Temperature,Horizontal,Men,New South Wales,Sea,Swimming,Sydney,Water,WeatherPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA group of young men stands atop a rock in the waters around the popular Bondi beach in Sydney on January 4, 2013. Australia's southern island of Tasmania has experienced its hottest day since records began, with the capital Hobart sweltering at 41.8 Celsius (107.2 Fahrenheit) on January 4. In Australia's biggest city Sydney, thousands headed to beaches to escape the heat but the temperature was much milder, hitting a maximum of just 29 Celsius (84 F) in the city centre. AFP PHOTO / MANAN VATSYAYANA (Photo credit should read MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)