Amber alert issued for boy, 12, pulled into car near his front door on Gold Coast

Amber alert issued for boy, 12, pulled into car near his front door on Gold Coast

Updated May 12, 2018 13:49:24 A 12-year-old boy remains missing on the Gold Coast after being pulled into a car outside his home at Mudgeeraba on Friday afternoon, with Queensland police saying the boy may be at significant risk. He was last seen on Clover Hill Drive at Mudgeeraba about …

Victoria braces for wild winds and rain as weather warnings issued for NSW, ACT and SA

Victoria braces for wild winds and rain as weather warnings issued for NSW, ACT and SA

Updated May 11, 2018 13:08:33 Photo: Ethan, 3, frolicked in the snow and sunshine at Dinner Plain. (Supplied: Dinner Plain Alpine Village) Related Story: Evacuations and flash floods after violent storm, record rainfall hit Hobart Related Story: Live: BOM warns of damaging winds for the east as Hobart clean-up continues …

Emergency warning issued as bushfire rips through Holsworthy military base

Emergency warning issued as bushfire rips through Holsworthy military base

Updated April 14, 2018 20:33:19 Video: Large fire burns near houses in Sydney’s south-west (ABC News) An out-of-control bushfire which has burnt through a major military base in Sydney’s south-west, is now threatening several suburbs after it jumped a road. Key points: The blaze began at Moorebank and is moving …

Emergency warning issued as bushfire rips through Holsworthy military base

Emergency warning issued as bushfire rips through Holsworthy military base

Updated April 14, 2018 16:36:18 Video: Aerial vision shows out-of-control Holsworthy bushfire (ABC News) The Rural Fire Service has issued an emergency warning for a fast-moving bushfire burning in south-west Sydney. The fire is currently burning through the Holsworthy military complex and has impacted on Holsworthy Hospital. Residents in the …

Measles alert issued for commuters on Brisbane trains, third confirmed case in past month

Measles alert issued for commuters on Brisbane trains, third confirmed case in past month

Updated March 27, 2018 14:15:08 Photo: An unknowingly infectious man took the train to and from Brisbane CBD last week. (ABC News: Patrick Williams) Brisbane commuters who travel on the Ferny Grove train line are warned to be on the lookout for measles symptoms after a man diagnosed with the …

Cyclone watch issued for north-eastern Top End communities

Cyclone watch issued for north-eastern Top End communities

Updated March 21, 2018 21:22:08 Photo: The cyclone forecast track map was issued by the Bureau of Meteorology at 5pm on Wednesday. (Supplied: BOM) Coastal communities in north-east Arnhem land should prepare now for the predicted Tropical Cyclone Nora, which is expected to hit the region on Friday. Key Points: …

Cyclone watch issued for north-eastern Top End communities

Cyclone watch issued for north-eastern Top End communities

Updated March 21, 2018 19:36:41 Photo: The cyclone forecast track map was issued by the Bureau of Meteorology at 5pm on Wednesday. (Supplied: BOM) Coastal communities in north-east Arnhem land should prepare now for the predicted Tropical Cyclone Nora, which is expected to hit the region on Friday. Key Points: …

Bushfire emergency warning issued in Shire of Beverley, east of Perth

Bushfire emergency warning issued in Shire of Beverley, east of Perth

Updated March 21, 2018 17:52:12 An out-of-control bushfire is threatening lives and homes in the Shire of Beverley in Western Australia’s Wheatbelt, with an emergency warning issued. The warning affects people south-east of Springhill Road, west of York-Williams Road and north of Westdale Road in parts of Dale. The bushfire …