Tag: Benedict Brook

Why snow is so rare in Sydney, Melbourne and other cities

There has been no shortage of snow in eastern Australia over the last week. Half a metre fell in just…

Rain and flood threat remains, chilly temperatures

The winter storm afflicting eastern Australia is on its way out – but it has a sting in its tail…

Winter storm to bring snow, possible floods, coldest day for 37 years

Much of Australia’s south east is in the grip of major winter storm as a pool of cold air direct…

Warning of dangerous East Coast Low

Forecasters are warning that a polar blast heading Australia’s way this week that was already billed as “significant” could be…

Warning of major polar outbreak

A “significant weather event” is stirring that could see Australia’s south and east plunged into a full-on winter maelstrom of…

Peter Wegner wins with portrait of artist Guy Warren

A painting depicting a former Archibald Prize winner has won this year’s Archibald Prize. Australia’s most renowned art gong was…

AstraZeneca Covid-19 jab hesitancy could hold back vaccine plans

It’s the new phrase echoing through the suburbs of Australia and between work colleagues. Five words that could derail Australia’s…

NSW, Qld prone to flooding due to climate driver

The devastating and deadly floods that scarred New South Wales and southern Queensland during March could happen as frequently as…

Temperatures set to sink in cold blast

The coldest temperatures for 12 months are set to strike Western Australia’s south in the next 24 hours. And when…

Double cold fronts followed by polar blast

Much of the country has been enjoying some late autumn blue skies bringing sunshine and mild days. But forecasters have…