Big change to Aussie climate

Large parts of Australia are in for a wetter and warmer autumn than usual as new figures reveal summer has been out of the ordinary. Australia has had its wettest and coolest summer in at least five years, climate experts say. Temperatures plunged to the...

States to continue to cop drenching

Sydneysiders were stuck in traffic for hours on Wednesday after the city was pelted with rain overnight, with showers expected to continue until Sunday. Heavy rain has pelted Sydney, causing flash flooding, a major freeway to close to citybound traffic and morning peak hour headaches....

Alarming forecast on flesh-eating disease

An alert for a flesh-eating disease in three Melbourne suburbs comes after concerning modelling about the number of infections forecast each year. The discovery of a flesh-eating disease in inner suburban Melbourne comes after modelling suggests Victoria could have hundreds of new infections a year...