Bad weather brought chaos to parts of Australia, in the form of giant hailstones that pounded the capital Canberra. Wind gusts of 107 kilometers an hour were recorded in Dubbo as the dust storm descended over the town.
Bad weather brought chaos to parts of Australia, in the form of giant hailstones that pounded the capital Canberra. The storm brought down trees, caused flash flooding and inflicted minor injuries on residents.
Matches at the Australian Open may be suspended if air pollution from the recent wildfires poses a risk to the players' health.
A hypnotic animation produced by Copernicus' European Atmospheric Monitoring Service shows how Australian fires have generated so much smoke that it has gone around the world, back to Australia
The fires have been unprecedented.
The number of wild camels in Australia is reported to be more than 1.2 million.
After a long night of worry, but also of camaraderie, Burragate's tired volunteer firefighters returned to bed early on Saturday.
Sydney's iconic opera house was illuminated in tribute to those battling wildfires as the blazes claimed the life of a professional firefighter
The sails of the Sydney Opera House were illuminated with messages and photographs to show support for firefighters and wildfire-affected communities.
Wildfires ravaging Australia have taken a grisly toll on the country's wildlife with hundreds of millions of wild animals believed to have been killed in the blazes, along with thousands of livestock.
A funeral service was held on Tuesday in Sydney for a volunteer firefighter who died battling blazes in Australia.
Volunteer firefighters have been on the frontlines as roughly five million hectares of land have burned in Australia. Which countries have offered to help?
Catastrophic bushfires have turned swathes of land into smouldering, blackened landscapes and destroyed an area about the size of the island of Ireland, according to official figures, with authorities warning the disaster still has weeks or months to run.
Heartbreaking images of the devastation caused by wildfires in Australia
Grisly images from New South Wales show the remains of animals at the roadside in Batlow where a man also died defending his property from the out of control bushfires.
People are determined to keep going in the face of tragedy.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison said 23 people have now died in the wildfires so far this summer.
It's one of the largest in Australia's history.
Thousands of tourists fled Australia's wildfire-ravaged eastern coast Thursday ahead of worsening conditions
The authorities expect conditions to worsen on Friday and Saturday.
The footage was recorded as the flames moved in on the Australian firefighters.
More than a million people descended onto a hazy Sydney Harbour and surrounding areas to greet 2020 despite the ongoing wildfire crisis.
A giant wall of smoke and flames hovers over the Melbourne suburb of Cranbourne, as Australia endures one of the worst days of its months-long bushfire crisis.
The authorities in New South Wales confirmed that three people have died in the blaze.
Wildfires seem to spark more often and last longer all over the world. If so, what does that mean for people and ecosystems?