Waves exceeding six metres were recorded at Bondi Beach and Cronulla Beach before 9am on Wednesday.
- by Mary Ward
Fossil fuel developments are rapidly increasing emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse gas, led by the opening of new coal mines and gas fields, some of which are in Australia.
- by Peter Hannam
Wednesday July 15: Sunshine stretching across Queensland, a few showers towards the NSW coast and partly cloudy over Western Australia.
The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe weather warning for Sydney and large parts of coastal NSW.
- by Mary Ward and Matt Bungard
More than 100 scientists have written to the Andrews government backing highly regarded ecologist Professor David Lindenmayer after the head of Victoria's logging agency refused to "consider him an authority".
- by Miki Perkins
Adelaide residents woke to a rare sight as thick fog blanketed the city this morning.