HOW DO YOU BEAT THE HEAT?
Flynn Cawood, 14, Shepparton I just keep riding, drink lots of water and go swimming in the river. Nissar Cheairi, 15, Shepparton I ride my scooter. It gets really hot sometimes but I face it. Patricia Spencer
Shepparton I come from the land of heat, up north, where it gets to 50°C. This weather here is beautiful. Stacey Hodgkisson
Toolamba I make the most of the refrigerated airconditioner at home and do after-school ice-cream runs with the children to Cold Rock. Andrew Kennedy, 16,
Shepparton I don’t do much — stay inside. When it hits anything beyond 30°C, it’s time to hit the rope swings. Adam Kennedy, 13, Shepparton Go into the coldest shops and put water on my head when I get home.