Man killed by flying gas bottle in Sydney CBD as wild storms lash parts of NSW Cooler temperatures are expected in the southern parts of NSW as thunderstorm activity that downed trees and powerlines around Sydney moves further north. SBS - Published 2 hours ago
NSW and Canberra prepare for another night of wild weather Severe storms are expected to hit Sydney and Canberra on Tuesday evening. SBS - Published 15 hours ago
Heavy rain causes flooding in drought-stricken Australia
Heavy rain caused flooding along the eastern coast of Australia on Thursday, with New South Wales and Queensland seeing rivers and creeks overflowing, indundating roads and homes. Emer McCarthy..
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Bushfires, cyclone, torrential rain hit Australia's coasts
Severe bushfires burned through parts of Western Australia on Sunday, with other areas of the state dealing with the aftermath of a powerful cyclone, while the country's east coast was facing potential..
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Australia welcomes rainfall even as it brings floods
The east coast of Australia welcomed the heaviest downpour in years on Friday (February 7), dousing some of the country's blazing bushfires and easing a drought that has crippled farming across two..
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Australia Braces For Heat Waves Once Again
Area in southeast Australia braced for days-long heat waves that could spark bushfires that have been burning for months. According to Reuters, firefighters and residents are preparing for the possible..
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Australian firefighters run to avoid bushfire
A harrowing video released by firefighters in New South Wales shows how dangerously fast a bushfire can spread.View on euronews
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Three dead as water tanker plane crashes in Australia
A water tanker plane fighting wildfires in Australia has crashed killing three American crew members, officials have said. The C-130 Hercules plane went down in the Snowy Monaro region in the state of..
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Australian outback town blanketed in dust storm
The Australian outback town of Broken Hill was blanketed in dust as storms swept over parts of the New South Wales state on Wednesday.
Credit: euronews (in English) Duration: 00:50 Published on January 22, 2020
Australia's NSW state to ease water restrictions after heavy rains By Colin Packham SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's New South Wales state said on Tuesday it will ease water restrictions after a deluge of rains filled dams across the country's east coast to their.. WorldNews - Published 19 hours ago Also reported by • Reuters
Swimmer drowns at Sydney's Bondi Beach during 'hazardous' surf A man has died and a woman has been injured after the pair were swept out to sea off North Bondi in NSW. SBS - Published 4 days ago Pop-up mall set for bushfire-ravaged NSW town of Mogo Up to 10 businesses will be housed in a temporary shopping centre being erected in the NSW village of Mogo, devastated by bushfires on New Year's Eve. SBS - Published 4 days ago
Sydney facing late rain and thunderstorms Rain and thunderstorms will hit Sydney and the NSW east coast this weekend, as ex-tropical cyclone Uesi continues to moves south. SBS - Published 4 days ago
Rural Fire Association calls for urgent upgrade to ageing NSW fire trucks The NSW Rural Fire Service Association has called for urgent state government funding to upgrade their ageing fleet of 3,820 fire trucks. SBS - Published 4 days ago
Milk recall in NSW, ACT over e.coli fears Aldi and 7-Eleven have issued product recalls on milk varieties in NSW and the ACT over e.coli contamination fears SBS - Published 4 days ago NSW fire trucks need upgrade: firefighters The NSW Rural Fire Service Association has called for urgent state government funding to upgrade their ageing fleet of 3820 fire trucks. SBS - Published 4 days ago
Australia weather: How much rain did it take to put out NSW fires? A massive dump of water in the past week has turned the fortunes of the fire-hit Australian state. BBC News - Published 4 days ago
Adorable baby koala showered with love on Valentine's Day A koala joey at the Australian Reptile Park in New South Wales was showered with love for her first Valentine's Day.
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Child sex abuse case against Blue Mountains circus school operators collapses A group of people arrested for a series of alleged sex crimes at a NSW circus school are elated after all of the charges were dropped in court. SBS - Published 5 days ago
NSW circus sex crime charges dropped A group of people arrested for a series of alleged sex crimes at a NSW circus school are elated after all of the charges were dropped in court. SBS - Published 5 days ago NSW bushfires contained after week of rain The NSW RFS says it is officially moving into recovery mode after declaring all the fires in the state are contained for the first time this season. SBS - Published 5 days ago
Australia: NSW police scheme 'targeted' Aboriginal children A report says 72% of the children being monitored were "possibly Aboriginal" but police dispute this. BBC News - Published 5 days ago Australian brushfires contained in New South Wales for the first time after 'devastating' season. Still, the threat isn't over. The Rural Fire Service in New South Wales, Australia, announced devastating brush fires are contained for the first time this season.
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Strong winds as cyclone hits Lord Howe Island The Bureau of Meteorology says 102km/h winds are now hitting Lord Howe Island, 600km east of Port Macquarie in NSW. SBS - Published 5 days ago All bushfires under control in eastern Australia after record rain All the blazes in Australia's hard-hit state of New South Wales have been brought under control, firefighters said on Thursday, signalling the end of a "black summer" that claimed 33 lives nationwide. France 24 - Published 5 days ago
For the first time this season, all bushfires in NSW are now contained All bush and grass fires across NSW are now contained for the first time since the bushfire season began, the Rural Fire Service says. SBS - Published 6 days ago ‘All bushfires in hardest-hit Australia state now contained’ All the blazes in Australia’s hard-hit state of New South Wales have been brought under control, firefighters said on Thursday, signaling the end of a months-long crisis that claimed 33 lives.. WorldNews - Published 6 days ago
Australia fires: New South Wales blazes all 'contained' Australian fire officials call it "great news" after "a very traumatic, exhausting and anxious" time. BBC News - Published 6 days ago NSW Police Force defends personal search quota system NSW police conducted more than 238,000 personal searches, including strip searches, in 2018-19. SBS - Published 6 days ago
All four NSW coronavirus patients free from disease The number of cases diagnosed in Australia remains steady, while 15 citizens on board a cruise ship have now been diagnosed with the virus. The Age - Published 6 days ago After a horror bushfire season, record rainfall is not good news for this industry The NSW oyster industry is bracing for a hit after the weekend's record rainfall. SBS - Published 1 week ago
Police scolded over documents in William Tyrrell lead investigator's case A Sydney magistrate has scolded police over their handling of the criminal case against former senior NSW detective Gary Jubelin. SBS - Published 1 week ago Police scolded over docs in Jubelin case A Sydney magistrate has scolded police over their handling of the criminal case against former senior NSW detective Gary Jubelin. SBS - Published 1 week ago
Rains forecast to douse more Australia wildfires Hawkesbury City Mayor Barry Calvert said the dousing ... Torrential rain across Australia's east could extinguish all remaining bushfires in the country's most populous state by the end of the week, authorities said on Tuesday, raising hopes a deadly.. WorldNews - Published 1 week ago Australia weather: Rain could put out remaining New South Wales blazes Only four blazes remain "uncontained" in the state worst-affected in Australia's bushfire crisis. BBC News - Published 1 week ago
Man rescued from NSW floodwaters after spending 10 hours clinging to tree A man has been rescued after clinging to a tree for almost 10 hours to escape floodwaters in southeast NSW. SBS - Published 1 week ago NSW’s drenching and clean up: By the numbers Rain has drenched parts of NSW with Sydney enduring its wettest four days since 1990, around 30 fires extinguished, dams filling and drought conditions easing. SBS - Published 1 week ago
'How much can a community bear?': This NSW town survived bushfires, only to face floods Torrential rain conditions in New South Wales saw south coast homes inundated by floodwater after Lake Conjola began overflowing. SBS - Published 1 week ago NSW farmers hope record rainfall finally signals the end of the drought Farmers in New South Wales have welcomed the strong rainfall over the weekend, which has been the heaviest in 20 years. SBS - Published 1 week ago
Rain drenches NSW, boosts dams Rain has drenched parts of NSW with Sydney enduring its wettest four days since 1990, around 30 fires extinguished, dams filling and drought conditions easing. SBS - Published 1 week ago NSW doctors map coronavirus genome sequence in research 'breakthrough' NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard says a "breakthrough" in coronavirus research by the state's doctors will help the WHO come to "grips with this virus". SBS - Published 1 week ago
Kangaroo spotted in NSW floodwaters A kangaroo has been spotted trying to escape floodwaters in an area recently devastated by bushfires in Lake Conjola, NSW. SBS - Published 1 week ago NSW researchers grow coronavirus from patient samples The scientific achievement will help with the development of treatments and a vaccine. The Age - Published 1 week ago
'Extraordinary' drenching as Sydney weathers highest multi-day rainfall since 1990 NSW's coast has copped "extraordinarily" high amounts of rainfall with Sydney recording its heaviest rainfall in up to two decades. SBS - Published 1 week ago Police search for missing driver after 'extraordinarily high rainfall' wreaks havoc in NSW NSW's coast has copped "extraordinarily" high amounts of rainfall with Sydney recording its heaviest rainfall in up to two decades. SBS - Published 1 week ago
Police search for missing driver as torrential rain and strong winds lash NSW One man is missing and dozens of schools are closed as wild weather hits New South Wales. SBS - Published 1 week ago Wild weather forces flood evacuations as more than 100,000 left without power in NSW Surging floods are forcing evacuations in NSW where damaging winds have toppled powerlines and left more than 100,000 without electricity. SBS - Published 1 week ago
More wild weather for swamped NSW Residents in parts of Sydney and in NSW's Hawkesbury region have been urged to evacuate as swollen rivers are forecast to reach peaks not seen in decades. SBS - Published 1 week ago Dozens of NSW schools closed as wild weather continues to wreak havoc Hundreds of millimetres of rain have fallen across the NSW coast, "wreaking havoc" on roads and sparking warnings of "life-threatening" flooding. SBS - Published 1 week ago
Hundreds expected to farewell NSW siblings killed by an alleged drink-driver Hundreds of mourners are expected to gather in western Sydney to pay their respects to the four children killed by an alleged drink-driver. SBS - Published 1 week ago Electricity cut, evacuations ordered as wild weather continues to wreak havoc across NSW Hundreds of millimetres of rain have fallen across the NSW coast, "wreaking havoc" on roads and sparking warnings of "life-threatening" flooding. SBS - Published 1 week ago
Sikh farmers in NSW rejoice after 'amazing' rain, but long-term concerns remain Hundreds of Sikh farmers on the NSW mid-north coast have rejoiced after receiving long-overdue rain. But despite recent downpours, some drought-affected farmers in the area still hold concerns. SBS - Published 1 week ago Severe weather warnings and potential for life-threatening NSW floods A severe weather warning for very heavy rain, damaging winds, abnormally high tides and damaging surf is in place on Sunday morning for the entire NSW coast. SBS - Published 1 week ago