Category : News

Tornado causes ‘significant damage’ in Alabama

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A tornado strikes in Birmingham, Alabama, causing some “significant damage” just days after severe storms left 14 people dead in neighbouring US states.

Earthquake hits off Queensland’s Fraser Coast

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An earthquake has struck off Queensland’s Fraser Coast, with no reports of injuries.

Search for missing man at Beachport after boat capsizes

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A search is underway at Beachport, in South Australia’s south east, after a boat capsized with two men on board.

Snorkeller missing in Noosa creek

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A snorkeller who was swimming in a creek at Noosa, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, is missing.

Lives of Australia’s sleepy lizards tracked

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Sleepy by name and sleepy by nature, but there is more to the lifestyle of the native lizard than you might credit at first glance.

Crown-of-thorns eradication program seeks more funding

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A program having some success in eradicating the crown-of-thorns starfish, one of the biggest threats to the Great Barrier Reef, needs more funding.

Push for new road from APY Lands to Uluru

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Sealing the track between Amata, in South Australia’s remote APY Lands, and Uluru would boost the job prospects of young people after they finished their education, according to a senior member of the Amata community.

Cool change sweeps Tasmania after Hobart’s Christmas day record high temperature

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A cool change has brought relief in Hobart after the city sweltered through its hottest Christmas day ever.

Shoppers hit stores in search for Boxing Day bargains

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Records are set to be broken as hundreds of thousands of shoppers across Australia flock to cash in on the hefty discounts this Boxing Day.

Looking back on 2015 in South Australia

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South Australians have had a tough 2015 battling fires and high unemployment while intense debate about its shipbuilding industry continues.