January 19, 2018

Chaos in Sydney as wild weather causes havoc

Sydney is facing another day of extreme weather after a storm left 33,000 homes without power and two trains disabled by downed trees. At Medlow Bath in the Blue Mountains, paramedics were called to treat three people when a train reportedly carrying 20 passengers had its front carriage crushed … [Read more...]

Flash flooding in Sydney – fatal crash on F3 Freeway

A motorist has died and two more are trapped in the wreckage after a four-car crash on the F3 Freeway near Berowra. Police are appealing for motorists to avoid the area with traffic at a standstill. All four vehicles involved in the collision were travelling north near the Mooney Mooney … [Read more...]

Missing ‘Dora the Explorer’ toddler found alive

An 18-month-old girl who was only wearing a 'Dora the Explorer' singlet and a nappy has been found safe and well with just a few scratches to show for her overnight ordeal. The toddler went missing yesterday afternoon from her home in Killawarra on the New South Wales coast in Australia. … [Read more...]

NSW flooding worsens as heavy rain continues

Heavy rain South of Sydney today has forced more evacuations and rescues as the flooding worsens in New South Wales. Dozens of roads are closed and some rail lines cut. One of the worst affected areas is Bega on the south coast, which has had 330 millimetres of rain since last night. A New … [Read more...]