Dust storm engulfs parts of SA, Victoria and NSW as weather bureau warns of damaging winds

An intense dust storm is sweeping through a huge area of South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria, reducing visibility and prompting a warning to drivers on outback roads

Emergency warning issued for bushfire in ACT

An emergency warning has been issued for a bushfire near Canberra.
The fire is burning near Pialligo Redwood Forest and is currently more than 90 hectares

Woman in critical condition after multi-vehicle crash on major Sydney road

A woman has been transported to hospital in critical condition after a multi-vehicle crash on Sydney's M5 motorway

Commonwealth bank clerk accused of taking $2.4m from a customer’s account in NSW

A former Commonwealth Bank clerk accused of illegally moving $2.4 million out of a customer’s account may face more charges, a Sydney court has been told

Brisbane man being tested for coronavirus after recently returning from Wuhan in China

A Brisbane man who is being tested for a deadly new strain of coronavirus has been released from home isolation

Three people die after car veers off road and slams into tree

Three much-loved locals killed in an horrific car crash are being mourned by a small town on the NSW mid-north coast

The road was closed earlier , but all lanes have since reopened. (9News)

Emergency services were called to the corner of Pitt Street and Goulburn Street just after 5pm after reports someone was injured

Bystanders injured as bus crashes into Sydney CBD bus stop

A bus has crashed into a bus stop in Sydney's CBD this afternoon
Emergency services were called to Park Street, near Elizabeth Street just before 5pm

School hall fire in Sydney's North

A fire has broken out in a school hall in Lane Cove in Sydney's North.
NSW fire and rescue received a call just after 4.20pm when smoke was seen pouring from the location

Wild weather continues to wreak havoc on Australia's east coast

A monster storm is forecast for parts of Queensland, while bushfire-affected areas in eastern Victoria will welcome light showers before a fire danger spike tomorrow

Melbourne woman almost abducted in Southbank apartment building

Police are asking for public assistance to find a man related to an attempted abduction in Melbourne's Southbank

'Giant' hail and wild winds hit Sydney, trapping drivers and suspending trains

Drivers were trapped in cars, trains were halted and tourists were struck by lightning as severe storms rolled across NSW, bringing destructive winds and large hail on Monday

Roof ripped off Sydney shopping centre in freak storm

A massive cleanup is underway after a shopping centre roof ripped off during a freak storm and sent debris flying at cars

Two struck by lightning in Blue Mountains storm

A teenager has been injured after lightning struck him while he was on a hike near the Blue Mountains this afternoon

Cop who hit disabled pensioner says it was justified

A Victoria Police officer says he genuinely felt he was facing a "suicide by cop" scenario when he repeatedly hit a disability pensioner with a baton and stood on his head during a welfare check

Emergency warning issued for French Island in Victoria, home to 100 residents and a strong koala population

Victorian authorities have issued an emergency warning for an out-of-control fire burning on French Island in Western Port Bay

Two killed and two injured in boat collision on Finniss River, south of Adelaide

Two men have died, and a man and a woman have been injured, after two small boats collided on the Finniss River, south of Adelaide

Huge golf-sized hailstones smash Canberra as dangerous storms sweep NSW

Huge hailstones have rained down on Canberra as dangerous storm cells move across the south-east of Australia

Heavy rain floods Helensvale caravan park on the Gold Coast, road collapses on Sunshine Coast

A road has partially collapsed on the Sunshine Coast in what the local council believe could have been caused by recent heavy rain

Vehicle goes over Gold Coast cliff, crashes on rocks at Point Danger

A man is in a critical condition after the vehicle he was in went over a cliff and smashed onto rocks at Coolangatta's Point Danger on the southern end of the Gold Coast