Weather News

Fri 20 Apr 2018

150mm of rain to fall in just 72 hours

150mm of rain to fall in just 72 hours

GET ready for a drenching - weather experts have predicted rain, rain, rain... and then a bit more rain.

Fri 13 Apr 2018

Dangerous Ballina bar a 'massive problem' for marina plan

Dangerous Ballina bar a 'massive problem' for marina plan

THE future of a $170 million marina project for Ballina is in doubt, because there are still no plans to dredge the notorious Richmond River entrance.

Tue 10 Apr 2018

Zombie cyclone building up for a third crack

Zombie cyclone building up for a third crack

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Iris is slowly building up to be brought back to life as a cyclone in the next two days, weather experts warn.

Thu 5 Apr 2018

See ya later, Iris! Cyclone warning cancelled

See ya later, Iris! Cyclone warning cancelled

THE Bureau of Meteorology has cancelled its cyclone warning as Tropical Cyclone Iris continues to turn away from the coast and is expected to weaken further.

Tue 3 Apr 2018

6yo Mackay girl predicts Cyclone Iris

6yo Mackay girl predicts Cyclone Iris

WATCH THE VIDEO: Young meteorologist calls Cyclone Iris before the Bureau

Mon 2 Apr 2018

Tropical Cyclone Iris reforms in Coral Sea

Tropical Cyclone Iris reforms in Coral Sea

TROPICAL Cyclone Iris has re-formed in the Coral Sea, a day earlier than predicted.

Sun 1 Apr 2018

Cleaner finds needles at athletes’ village

Cleaner finds needles at athletes’ village

OFFICIALS from the Indian Commonwealth Games team have denied any involvement after syringes were found by a cleaner at the athletes’ village

Wed 28 Mar 2018

Ex-Cyclone Iris U-turn fears

Ex-Cyclone Iris U-turn fears

DISASTER officials are eyeing ex-Tropical Cyclone Iris with forecasts saying it may do a U-turn, re-form into a category-two cyclone, and bombard the coast.

Tue 27 Mar 2018

BEFORE AND AFTER: 12 months after the flood

BEFORE AND AFTER: 12 months after the flood

OUR 16-page feature looks at what we've learnt and how we've recovered from the 2017 flood.

Monsters of March: 12 times autumn cyclones hit Australia

Monsters of March: 12 times autumn cyclones hit Australia

IN the past 20 years 12 cyclones have crossed the Australian coastline during the month of March.

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