Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to reach category four before hitting Queensland

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to reach category four before hitting Queensland

Posted March 24, 2018 07:05:55 Photo: Tropical Cyclone Nora is expected to hit the coast as a category four system. (Supplied: BOM) Tropical Cyclone Nora is expected to hit Queensland’s Gulf of Carpentaria as a category four system on Sunday — but could reach the coast as early as this …

Great Barrier Reef cruise ship ‘close call’ coupled with expected 250pc rise in traffic sparks concerns

Great Barrier Reef cruise ship ‘close call’ coupled with expected 250pc rise in traffic sparks concerns

Updated March 21, 2018 10:57:25 Projections of a 250 per cent increase in shipping on the Great Barrier Reef over the next 20 years, coupled with a recent navigational infringement by a cruise ship, has prompted calls for a review of the marine park’s maritime management. On March 8, the …

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to hit Arnhem Land, Cape York Peninsula

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to hit Arnhem Land, Cape York Peninsula

Updated March 22, 2018 18:06:26 Photo: The developing tropical low will continue to move into the Gulf of Carpentaria. (Supplied: BOM) Communities in north-east Arnhem Land and along the Cape York peninsula should prepare for a cyclone to hit this weekend. Key points A cyclone is expected to develop and …

South Africa v Australia: Mitchell Starc expected to play third Test against Proteas despite injury

South Africa v Australia: Mitchell Starc expected to play third Test against Proteas despite injury

Updated March 21, 2018 09:36:35 Photo: Mitchell Starc has made solid progress recovering from a calf injury. (AP: Themba Hadebe) Related Story: Rabada set to keep his cool in Cape Town after Test ban lifted Mitchell Starc has been declared “right to go” by Australian teammate Nathan Lyon, with the …