Insurers dire warning on future floods

Insurers believe homeowners should be told upfront whether their properties are at imminent risk of flooding before they buy. Amid devastating floods which have ravaged the east coast, Insurance Australia Group (IAG) says more needs to be done to alert residents of potential flooding and...

Levee breach to put town under water

A town on the NSW mid-north coast is set to be nearly underwater within the hour, as the levee of the Macleay River reaches breaking point. Residents of Sydney and the NSW mid-north coast have been given middle-of-the-night evacuation orders as rivers in the state...