Firefighters are battling to stop a large bushfire from destroying the tinder-dry Ramsar-protected Macquarie Marshes in western New South Wales.
Sudden stratospheric warming — it’s great for the ozone layer at the South Pole, but not so great for heat and rain levels over the next few months.
An app designed to alert South Australians about bushfires is still not ready as total fire bans were issued amid sweltering temperatures. A watch and act message has been issued for a fire burning near Swan Reach in the s…
During the three days Deborah Pilgrim was lost in scrubland she desperately searched empty properties, climbed a windmill and endured sickness from drinking dirty water before her incredible rescue.
The leading solar car competing in the World Solar Challenge has burst into flames, forcing the team out of the race for the first time in 20 years.
The leading car at the World Solar Challenge bursts into flames and is forced out of the race just south of Port Augusta. It follows three cars being blown off the road yesterday in strong winds.
MORNING BRIEFING: A truck carrying dry dog food rolls over on a busy western Sydney road, and two men and a woman have been charged over the death of a man in Cartwright.
An animal rights group calls for a roadside memorial to be erected for a number of chickens killed in a truck fire on Adelaide’s Northern Expressway this morning.
Recent bushfires haven’t come as a surprise to meteorologists and fire agencies, with human-induced climate change and other climate drivers bringing an earlier start to the bushfire season, write Chris Lucas and Sarah Har…
MORNING BRIEFING: The Rural Fire Service says it will begin assessing the full extent of the bushfire damage in northern New South Wales today, and a man is charged after a robbery in 2003.