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National

'Horrible' Australian Weather Map Shocking Experts

1 min read

Australia is staring down the barrel of a horrific summer season that will drag scorching temperatures and extreme conditions well into the new year.

Bushfire Crisis

Bushfire Crisis

Conditions Set To Intensify On Queensland Fire Grounds

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Firefighters will make the most of a brief weather reprieve to strengthen containment lines as Queensland braces for worsening conditions.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap: Toddler Tragically Killed By Air Conditioning Unit That Fell Eight Storeys

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All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

James Norman

James Norman

ScoMo And Co Must Think Their Own Weather Bureau Is A 'Raving Woke Greenie'

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Since last weekend, more than 70 fires have surged across Australia's drought-ravaged East Coast, destroying hundreds of homes and tragically claiming lives in their wake.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Historian Admits To Murder After Arms Found In Backpack

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Brrrr! Freezing Cold For Kennedy Oaks Day, Snowing In The VIC Alps

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Ah, Melbourne spring. You're so utterly unpredictable.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Fortnite Superstar Handed Lifetime Ban For Cheating, 'Ruining Game'

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

National

National

Thunderstorms, Strong Winds To Hit As Smoke Haze Fades

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Sydney and much of eastern NSW can expect more thunderstorms following a rainfall over the weekend which brought more than 60 millimetres in some areas of the state.

National

National

Warnings Issued As Smoke Blankets Sydney For A Second Day

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Health warnings have been issued as NSW residents wake up to yet another smoky day as bushfires continue to burn in the state's north.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

'Emma' Shows The Grim Future Of Office Workers

5 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

National

National

The Heatwave Is Here: Aussies Prepare For Hottest October Day In Four Years

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Australians are set to swelter as a heatwave moves across the country affecting almost every major city.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Liverpool Fans Slammed For 'Highly Offensive' X-Rated Banner

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

Slap On The Sunscreen, A Heatwave Is On The Way

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This week will be all the proof you need that summer is finally on the way, with temperatures expected to nudge 30 degrees in capital cities around the country.

National

National

BoM Releases Severe Weather Outlook And Advises Aussies To Prepare

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The Bureau of Meteorology's most recent Severe Weather Outlook has revealed that Australia will be at high risk of grassland and bush fires this summer, and Aussies around the country should prepare accordingly.

News

News

The Difference Between Hurricanes, Cyclones And Typhoons

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Typhoon Hagibis is currently slamming into Japan, Hurricane Dorian devastated the Bahamas last month, and Cyclones Trevor and Veronica caused havoc Down Under in March.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Killed After Falling From Rescue Chopper During Japan Typhoon

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

National

National

Parts Of NSW, QLD To Be Thrashed With Violent Thunderstorms And Rain

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Coastal regions of Queensland and New South Wales are set to cop a big drenching this weekend, with storm clouds and thunderstorms mobilising on Friday afternoon.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Wedding Planner Dies Sampling Burning Hot Food

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

World

World

'Strongest Storm On The Planet' Could Cause World Cup Chaos

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Super Typhoon Hagibis is headed straight for Japan, packing wind gusts of 305 km/h, torrential rain and large waves with the potential to cause life-threatening floods and mudslides.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Flung From One Ride Onto Another

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Reporter Breaks Down After Being Attacked Live On Air

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

News

News

Get Your Fans Ready, The First Real Taste Of Summer Is On The Way

2 min read

Prepare your fan or aircon because the first real scorcher of the season is on the way.

News

News

Nothing To See Here, Just A Dust Storm Over Mt Kosciuszko

2 min read

Nice trick, mother nature.

News

News

'Stay Indoors' - Warnings Ahead Of Gale Force Winds Across SA

1 min read

Emergency services have issued warnings ahead of expected high winds and possible dust storms for parts of South Australia today.

News

News

NSW Is About To Cop An Absolute Drenching

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Pack your umbrella and pull on some gumboots because Sydney is in for an absolute drenching.

News

News

Wild Weather Hits As 'Snow' Blankets Coastal Town

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The full force of winter is expected to lash NSW again today as an intense rain band moves north.

News

News

Perth Braces To Sweat Through Hottest August Day On Record

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Perth will sweat through its hottest August day ever on Wednesday, with the temperature predicted to hit 28C.

Politics

Politics

Nuclear Bombs Won't Stop Hurricanes, We Are Sorry To Report

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"Lunacy" is how eminent scientists have described Donald Trump's idea to use nuclear bombs to battle hurricanes, laughing off his Hollywood-esque suggestion to combat extreme weather.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap: Judge Approves Recreational Cocaine Use In 'Historic' Ruling

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

Wild Winds, Huge Seas To Batter Sydney And Melbourne

1 min read

There are just 10 days till spring, but winter's not done yet. Not by a long stretch.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Parents Slapped With $100 Fine For Failing To Get Teen Up For School

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

National

National

Brisbane Blanketed In Thick, Murky 'Pea Soup' Fog

1 min read

'It's a real pea-souper!'

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Christmas Is Coming To Supermarket Shelves Today

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

News

News

Llama Drama Shows Just How Cold It Is In South Australia

1 min read

South Australians woke to icy conditions on Tuesday morning, and even some of the warmest and wooliest creatures were feeling the chill.

News

News

Dude, Where's My Car? Everyone's Digging The Aussie Weekend Blizzard

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Anyone got a really, really big shovel?

National

National

This Video Of A Kangaroo Hopping Through Snow Is Going Viral

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If there's one image that would convince any of the doubters it has in fact been snowing in Australia this weekend, this would be it. 

World

World

Watch The Terrifying Moment A Tornado Rips Through This City

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Terrified motorists have captured the moment a rare tornado tore through Luxembourg, ripping roofs of buildings and flinging debris against their car.

National

National

NSW Residents Are Enjoying Mountains Of Snow

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Residents in the Snowy and Blue Mountains regions are reveling in a winter wonderland, thanks to significant snow overnight.

National

National

Woman Dead, Child Critical After Gum Tree Falls On Moving Car

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A woman has died and a child has suffered life-threatening injuries after a gum tree crushed their car on a Victorian highway on Friday morning.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Breastfeeding Warning After Baby Dies With High Level Of Alcohol In Blood

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

News

News

'Lucky To Be Alive': Roof Ripped Off Nursing Home In Wild Weather

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Close to 30 residents have been evacuated after wild winds blew the roof of a nursing home in Newcastle.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Overweight Dog Sheds 45kg After Owner Demanded He Be Put Down

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

News

News

Get Ready To Freeze: 'Strongest Weather System This Winter' About To Hit

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Brace yourselves because the “strongest weather system this winter” is about to slam into the southeast bringing icy temperatures, strong winds and buckets of snow.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Police Apologise For Officers On Horseback Leading Black Man By Rope

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

News

News

Bitterly Cold Antarctic Surge To Snap-Freeze Eastern Australia

3 min read

Don't let the relatively mild start to the week in most parts of Australia fool you.

News

News

'Apocalyptic' Grasshopper Invasion Shows Up On Weather Radar

1 min read

An unusually wet spring in Las Vegas has led to a mass spawning of grasshoppers that have invaded the city in thick clouds.

World

World

All The Amusing Ways Europeans Are Keeping Cool In The Heatwave

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This European heatwave is serious, and people are having to take drastic action to look after themselves in the hot weather.

National

National

It's Officially 'Pow Day' As Heavy Snow Blankets The Aussie Alps

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In the words of one tracker, it's PUKING snow right now. 

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Free Noodles Considered To Ease Train Congestion

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

National

National

It's Ridiculously Cold Outside And Bad News, It's Going To Get Worse

4 min read

If you weren't already awake as you stepped out the of the house on Wednesday morning, the harsh 'hello' from the crispy-cold air would have done it. 

Politics

Politics

It Literally Rained On Trump's Parade For Fourth Of July

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He promised tanks, 'Aircraft One' and fireworks -- but huge storm dampened Donald Trump's big Independence Day party.

National

National

You're Not Imagining It, Sydney's Public Transport Does Fall Apart In The Rain

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Ever thought your city falls into chaos with the slightest drizzle of rain? You're right. Public transport is totally out of whack during bad weather.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Human Bones Found Hanging On Cafe Door

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

World

World

Europe Set To Face 'Deadly' Heatwave This Week

2 min read

Western Europe is expecting a potentially devastating heat wave that could reach temperatures above 37 degrees.

News

News

South Australia Shivers As Temperatures Plummet Below Freezing

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People have woken to find their homes, cars and gardens covered in ice, after an overnight cold snap hit South Australia.

National

National

Morning Chill: Harsh Cold Snap Hits Australia

1 min read

Bundle up, winter has well and truly arrived.

National

National

Warning Issued As Month's Rainfall Expected In Hours

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It's been wet and windy for parts of Australia's southeast, with Tasmania, South Australia and Victoria battered as a cold front sweeps across the states.

News

News

Today's Most Chill Snow Pics Near Sydney, And Even In Queensland

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Yes, it actually snowed overnight in Queensland, which last happened in 2015.

National

National

Five-Metre Waves, Freezing Temps And A Blizzard: Another Cold Snap Is Here

2 min read

If you've got an umbrella, a wind jacket or a raincoat, don't leave home without it. 

Sport

Sport

There's So Much Snow Aussie Ski Resorts Are Opening Early

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The traditional Aussie ski season opening is the June long weekend. But not this year.

National

National

Snow Deepens, City Temps Plummet As Bitter Storm Bites

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It's absolutely freezing in southern Australia, as 'Antarctic Wednesday' takes hold.

News

News

It's Snowing Just Outside Of Sydney

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First came the heavy late autumn snow up in the high country.

National

National

Deep, Deep Snow In Australia, Two Days Before #AntarcticWednesday

2 min read

Game of Thrones was right. Winter really is coming.

News

News

Get Everything Warm Out Of The Cupboard, 'Antarctic Wednesday' Is Coming

2 min read

Brrrrrrrrr, here it comes. Potentially the most severe autumn cold snap in two decades.

National

National

Health Warning Issued As Smoke Blankets Sydney For Second Day

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Thick smoke has blanketed Sydney, prompting authorities to issue a health warning for people sensitive to air issues -- especially people with heart or lung disease.

World

World

Watch This Massive Waterspout Swirl Off Singapore

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Locals were awed by the waterspout swirling off Singapore on Saturday.

News

News

Victorian Beach Turns White With 'Snow' In Autumn Cold Snap

2 min read

Snow or hail? Ah, well here's the thing...

National

National

Freezing Winds, Autumn Snow As Temps Plummet Across Australia

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A strong cold front is sweeping across eastern Australia, with temperatures plunging by up to 10 degrees.

News

News

Day Turns To Night As Menacing Dust Storm Barrels Into Mildura

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There one day, gone the next.

National

National

Rain, Hail And Even Snow As Bitter Cold Snap Approaches

3 min read

It's sunny and mild in the southern capitals this Tuesday, but don't let that fool you.

National

National

Dust Off Your Umbrellas, Sydney, The Rain's Finally Back

1 min read

A big cold-front slowly creeping across NSW is bringing good news for farmers but putting a dampener on weekend plans in Sydney.

Drought Crisis

Drought Crisis

After A Record Four-Month Dry Spell Rain Is Finally On The Way To Melbourne

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Melbourne has just endured its driest first four months of the year. Fingers crossed, it's about to get wet.

World

World

Watch: The Moment A Gigantic Waterspout Damages Up To 50 Homes

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A rare and massive waterspout brought destructive winds that damaged dozens of properties, after it made landfall in the town of Tanjung Tokong, in the Malaysian state of Penang on Monday.

News

News

The 'Antarctic Express' Will Make Your Weekend Cold, Wet And Miserable. Soz.

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Planning a picnic on Saturday? Oh dear, silly you.

News

News

Extreme Weather Affected 62-Million People Last Year

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A new report has found that 62-million people were hit by extreme weather, with 2-million displaced.

World

World

CCTV Captures The Moment Strong Winds Lift A Man Metres Off The Ground

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A hair-raising moment captured on CCTV showed a man being lifted into the air as he tried to prevent a large outdoor umbrella from falling over.

News

News

Tracy, Yasi, Trevor... How Do They Name Tropical Cyclones?

2 min read

Cyclone Trevor. It's the storm that invokes memories of cricket's infamous underarm delivery.

News

News

What The Hail?! Severe Storms Batter Soggy Sydney

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When the Bureau of Meteorology warns of "giant hail", you know you're in for a battering.

National

National

If You Live In Sydney, Go Buy The World's Biggest Umbrella

2 min read

Get gumboots, get a new raincoat, then prepare to get wet anyway.

National

National

'No More Winter': How Hot Your Home Town Will Be In 30 Years

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Do you hate winter? Well, you may soon not have one. And a new tool developed by the Australian National University shows exactly how warm things are going to get.

News

News

Thirty-Eight And Stormy In Sydney, Snowing Near Melbourne

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Australia's two largest cities are just 877 km by road. Today, the distance is almost as large in degrees celsius.

National

National

Why Cyclone Oma Is The Most Confused Storm In Recent Memory

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Many are scratching their heads with the latest developments of the very strange tropical cyclone Oma.

World

World

WATCH: Chilling Footage As Icy Road Causes 47 Vehicle Pile Up

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Shocking footage has emerged of a multi-vehicle crash on a United States highway which saw at least 47 vehicles collide.

News

News

This Summer Snow Should Help Put Out The Tassie Bushfires

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It snows once or twice every summer in Tasmania, but this is particularly good timing.

News

News

Strong Winds Blow Dust Haze Across Sydney

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Hot conditions and strong winds have brought a haze across the city and the east coast of NSW.

News

News

Dirty Politics: Dust Storms Strike Canberra As Parliament Resumes

1 min read

One day into the new Parliamentary year and the nation's capital is already dirty.

National

National

Gale Of Two Cities: It's 36 In Sydney While A Cold Snap Brings Winter To Melbourne

1 min read

Summer in Melbourne just switched to a commercial break. It'll be back after these rather chilly messages.

National

National

Amazing Time-Lapse Of Flooded Qld Train Tracks Going Under

1 min read

The 6:30 am service to Corella Creek has been delayed... by about three metres of floodwater

News

News

This Astronomical Figure Explains Just How Much Rain Townsville Copped

2 min read

We understand natural disasters through a human face, but sometimes the numbers tell the real story.

National

National

Mateship Shines As Queenslanders Help Each Other Through Disaster

3 min read

As residents fled flood-ravaged towns in Queensland with just the clothes on their back, one family headed to the river wreckage to rescue their neighbours' treasured belongings.

World

World

The #FrozenPants Challenge, The Lighter Side To The Extreme Cold Snap

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Americans are freezing in extreme cold weather, but frozen pants have littered front yards across the U.S., as people entertain themselves during the cold snap.

National

National

Urgent Flood Warning As Dam Gates Fully Opened In Townsville

3 min read

Residents must evacuate immediately to higher ground as the gates to the Ross River dam have opened fully, spewing 2000 cubic metres of water per second.

National

National

WATCH: Unsuspecting Beachgoer Wiped Out By Rogue Surfboard

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A camera switched on at just the right time at Cronulla Beach has captured the exact moment an out-of-control surfboard slammed into a beachgoer.

News

News

Australia's Hottest Month On Record: The Numbers Are Unbelievable

4 min read

So many records were broken, we hardly know where to begin.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Charges Cheating Ex $180 To Talk To Her

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

News

News

Phew! After Hottest Day Of The Year, Sydneysiders Celebrate the Southerly

2 min read

"It's here! We can live again."

World

World

Frostbite In Five Minutes: People Urged To Stay Indoors During Deadly Cold Snap

3 min read

A ferocious cold snap bearing down on the US Midwest and Great Plains has left six people dead and all but closed down some major cities.

National

National

Cow Swept Out To Sea, Tractors Washed Away In Wild Townsville Floods

3 min read

Shipping containers have been washed away and animals are missing, as wild weather and rising floodwaters hits north Queensland.

News

News

US Police Arrest Elsa From 'Frozen' For Bringing Polar Vortex To City

1 min read

Let her go!

News

News

Chicago Is About To Get Colder Than Everest And Antarctica

2 min read

Americans have been told to 'avoid taking deep breaths and to minimise talking' as a once-in-a-generation deep freeze settles over the US.