Weather: Sydney and Melbourne smashed by icy blast

Winter appears to have set in early across Australia’s eastern states and territories, with he capital dipping to a low of -1C this morning. Winter appears to have set in early across Australia’s eastern states and territories, with he capital of Canberra dipping to a low of -1C this morning. Residents in Melbourne, Hobart and …

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House prices set to plunge in Melbourne after boost in supply

One surprise city is set for a plunge in house prices due to a significant change in one important factor. Others could also follow. House prices could fall faster than expected after a surge in homes being listed in some of Melbourne’s inner suburbs. More properties are reportedly being put up for sale in inner …

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Russia invades Ukraine: Scott Morrison condemns Putin

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has condemned the Russian invasion of Ukraine and outlined what further steps Australia is taking. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has condemned the Russian invasion of Ukraine as “brutal” and “unprovoked” following reports of explosions across several cities. Addressing the media following a number of briefings with security and intelligence officials on …

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Ukraine invasion: Melbourne to light up blue and yellow in support of Ukraine

Daniel Andrews has promised to do one thing in a show of support for the Ukrainian community. Buildings across Melbourne will be lit blue and yellow on Thursday evening as politicians across the nation condemn the Russian invasion of Ukraine. In an early morning address, President Vladimir Putin declared Russian forces would carry out a …

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Sydney, Perth, Melbourne forecast: Fire threat easing in WA, rain for east

Australia has seen weeks of extreme weather including one-in-300 year floods and catastrophic fires. It’s about to change but the wet weather isn’t far away. Weatherwise, it’s been a horror few weeks in much of Australia with foods, heatwaves and fires. The Bureau of Meteorology has said the wet weather that hit South Australia – …

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Darwin, Sydney, Melbourne weather: Deluge for NT with rain forecast for east

A large chunk of Australia looks set to be effectively cut off for days, even weeks, as the deluge continues. And some of that rain is heading towards major cities. Yet more heavy rain forecast this week for Central Australia is “not good news” for the Northern Territory which has seen supplies on supermarket shelves …

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