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The Border Mail
Preparation the key for those in flood zonesWaterNSW has warned people at risk to put their plans in action. Vigilance is
Preparation the key for those in flood zones
The Border Mail / Posted 24 minutes ago
WaterNSW has warned people at risk to put their plans in action. Vigilance is important as conditions can change quickly. State Emergency Service websites have good information on flood tips – before, during and after – and warnings. The Bureau of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Heavy rain falls across region | Live radarWodonga, Corryong, Bright, Falls Creek and Mt Hotham. Mount Buffalo had seen 7
Heavy rain falls across region | Live radar
The Border Mail / Posted 24 minutes ago
Wodonga, Corryong, Bright, Falls Creek and Mt Hotham. Mount Buffalo had seen 79mm of rain to 3.30am this morning and Cheshunt 58mm. The severe weather warning area. Source: www.bom.gov.au The State Emergency Service advises that people... Read more
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The Courier
Heavy rain falls across region | Live radarWodonga, Corryong, Bright, Falls Creek and Mt Hotham. Mount Buffalo had seen 7
Heavy rain falls across region | Live radar
The Courier / Posted 33 minutes ago
Wodonga, Corryong, Bright, Falls Creek and Mt Hotham. Mount Buffalo had seen 79mm of rain to 3.30am this morning and Cheshunt 58mm. The severe weather warning area. Source: www.bom.gov.au The State Emergency Service advises that people... Read more
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The Courier
Recognition for long serviceof dedication for Gordon Cornell. After a career in the Australian Army Medical
Recognition for long service
The Courier / Posted 16 hours ago
of dedication for Gordon Cornell. After a career in the Australian Army Medical Corps, Mr Cornell joined the Victorian State Emergency Service in 1987, working in the Mid West Office Regional Support Unit. His extraordinary dedication to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Recognition for long serviceof dedication for Gordon Cornell. After a career in the Australian Army Medical
Recognition for long service
The Border Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
of dedication for Gordon Cornell. After a career in the Australian Army Medical Corps, Mr Cornell joined the Victorian State Emergency Service in 1987, working in the Mid West Office Regional Support Unit. His extraordinary dedication to... Read more
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News.com.au
WA police find body near search for missing KiwiMembers of the State Emergency Service search for missing man Michael Junior Hu
WA police find body near search for missing Kiwi
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Members of the State Emergency Service search for missing man Michael Junior Huria in the area of Upper Swan. POLICE have found a body in a national park northeast of Perth near a search area for a missing man. West Australian police have been... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Catastrophic plane crash replicated in Sydney emergency response drilllocal councils, NSW Health's Disaster/Crisis department, Sydney Airport, air sa
Catastrophic plane crash replicated in Sydney emergency response drill
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
local councils, NSW Health's Disaster/Crisis department, Sydney Airport, air safety services and the Red Cross. About 300 State Emergency Service and Rural Fire Service volunteers will role-play family and friends of those involved in the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Body of missing man recovered by police diversinto Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a se
Body of missing man recovered by police divers
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
into Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a search of the area, with assistance from the State Emergency Service and Westpac Rescue Helicopter without success. Following an extensive search, about 9.10am today,... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Body of missing man recovered by police diversinto Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a se
Body of missing man recovered by police divers
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
into Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a search of the area, with assistance from the State Emergency Service and Westpac Rescue Helicopter without success. Following an extensive search, about 9.10am today,... Read more
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News Mail
Body of missing man recovered by police diversinto Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a se
Body of missing man recovered by police divers
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
into Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a search of the area, with assistance from the State Emergency Service and Westpac Rescue Helicopter without success. Following an extensive search, about 9.10am today,... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Body of missing man recovered by police diversinto Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a se
Body of missing man recovered by police divers
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
into Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a search of the area, with assistance from the State Emergency Service and Westpac Rescue Helicopter without success. Following an extensive search, about 9.10am today,... Read more
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Northern Star
Body of missing man recovered by police diversinto Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a se
Body of missing man recovered by police divers
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
into Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a search of the area, with assistance from the State Emergency Service and Westpac Rescue Helicopter without success. Following an extensive search, about 9.10am today,... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Body of missing man recovered by police diversinto Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a se
Body of missing man recovered by police divers
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
into Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a search of the area, with assistance from the State Emergency Service and Westpac Rescue Helicopter without success. Following an extensive search, about 9.10am today,... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Body of missing man recovered by police diversinto Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a se
Body of missing man recovered by police divers
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
into Leycester Creek. Officers from Richmond Local Area Command commenced a search of the area, with assistance from the State Emergency Service and Westpac Rescue Helicopter without success. Following an extensive search, about 9.10am today,... Read more
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NZCity
Fears for Kiwi missing in Australiasearch for Mr Huria has escalated since his disappearance was reported, and now
Fears for Kiwi missing in Australia
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
search for Mr Huria has escalated since his disappearance was reported, and now includes police horses, a helicopter and state emergency service volunteers. Mr Huria was wearing a white shirt and blue, possibly denim, shorts. He was not wearing... Read more
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WA Today
Search resumes for Ellenbrook man missing since Mondaybut nothing was found. On Wednesday Mr Huria's car was found in Ellenbrook but
Search resumes for Ellenbrook man missing since Monday
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
but nothing was found. On Wednesday Mr Huria's car was found in Ellenbrook but there was still no sign of him. Police horses, State Emergency Service volunteers and a police helicopter are involved in the search. Follow WAtoday on Twitter @WAt... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mysterious disappearance of Kiwi Michael Huria in Western Australia sparks massive searchwelfare. "Inquiries into his whereabouts continued overnight and the search ha
Mysterious disappearance of Kiwi Michael Huria in Western Australia sparks massive search
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
welfare. "Inquiries into his whereabouts continued overnight and the search has escalated this morning with police horses, State Emergency Service volunteers and a police helicopter being called in to assist with the search," police said in a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mysterious disappearance of Kiwi Michael Huria in Western Australia sparks massive searchwelfare. "Inquiries into his whereabouts continued overnight and the search ha
Mysterious disappearance of Kiwi Michael Huria in Western Australia sparks massive search
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
welfare. "Inquiries into his whereabouts continued overnight and the search has escalated this morning with police horses, State Emergency Service volunteers and a police helicopter being called in to assist with the search," police said in a... Read more
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News.com.au
Hunt continues for man lost in NSW floodshis 4WD was swept off a concrete causeway into Leycester Creek at Larnoon, near
Hunt continues for man lost in NSW floods
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
his 4WD was swept off a concrete causeway into Leycester Creek at Larnoon, near Lismore, on Wednesday afternoon. Police, State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers and rescue crews searched for the man until dusk on Thursday after doing the same on... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Two flood rescues for SEShave prompted a warning from SES crews. People have been warned to stay away f
Two flood rescues for SES
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
have prompted a warning from SES crews. People have been warned to stay away from flooded creeks and causeways after the State Emergency Service was called to two rescues on Thursday morning.. FLOOD RESCUES: State Emergency Services volunteers... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man missing amid report pedestrian struck by carcar was found on Wednesday in Ellenbrook, however he was not with the vehicle a
Man missing amid report pedestrian struck by car
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
car was found on Wednesday in Ellenbrook, however he was not with the vehicle and police are concerned for his welfare. State emergency service volunteers, police horses and a rescue helicopter are involved in the search. Police said they were... Read more
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News.com.au
If the rain had come just a few hours earlier it could have been “chaos”, forecasters have said.forecasters telling news.com.au if the torrent had fallen during rush hour ther
If the rain had come just a few hours earlier it could have been “chaos”, forecasters have said.
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
forecasters telling news.com.au if the torrent had fallen during rush hour there would have been “chaos” on the roads. The State Emergency Service (SES) received more than 100 calls overnight and there are fears for a man washed away in the state’s... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drownedshouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappea
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
shouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappearing in the flood water. Search efforts by State Emergency Service volunteers in boats and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter were suspended at 5.45pm on Wednesday due to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drownedshouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappea
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
shouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappearing in the flood water. Search efforts by State Emergency Service volunteers in boats and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter were suspended at 5.45pm on Wednesday due to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drownedshouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappea
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
shouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappearing in the flood water. Search efforts by State Emergency Service volunteers in boats and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter were suspended at 5.45pm on Wednesday due to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drownedshouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappea
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
shouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappearing in the flood water. Search efforts by State Emergency Service volunteers in boats and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter were suspended at 5.45pm on Wednesday due to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drownedshouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappea
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
shouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappearing in the flood water. Search efforts by State Emergency Service volunteers in boats and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter were suspended at 5.45pm on Wednesday due to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drownedshouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappea
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
shouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappearing in the flood water. Search efforts by State Emergency Service volunteers in boats and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter were suspended at 5.45pm on Wednesday due to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drownedshouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappea
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
shouted for help for several minutes before being swept downstream and disappearing in the flood water. Search efforts by State Emergency Service volunteers in boats and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter were suspended at 5.45pm on Wednesday due to... Read more
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WA Today
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned in flood waterwater. High water at the West Oxford falls crossing as rains increased on Wedn
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned in flood water
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
water. High water at the West Oxford falls crossing as rains increased on Wednesday. Photo: Nick Moir Search efforts by State Emergency Service volunteers in boats and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter were suspended at 5.45pm on Wednesday due to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned in flood waterwater. High water at the West Oxford falls crossing as rains increased on Wedn
Sydney soaked by torrential rain as search resumes for elderly man feared drowned in flood water
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
water. High water at the West Oxford falls crossing as rains increased on Wednesday. Photo: Nick Moir Search efforts by State Emergency Service volunteers in boats and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter were suspended at 5.45pm on Wednesday due to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Search continues for man lost in NSW floodson Wednesday. Witnesses saw the man being pushed downstream shortly afterwards
Search continues for man lost in NSW floods
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday. Witnesses saw the man being pushed downstream shortly afterwards and he has not been seen since. Police, State Emergency Service volunteers and rescue crews suspended a search for the man around 5.45pm due to poor light and are... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Heavy rain, possible flash flooding expected in Sydney during rush hourthe state's Central Coast was behind the bad weather, which is also predicted t
Heavy rain, possible flash flooding expected in Sydney during rush hour
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
the state's Central Coast was behind the bad weather, which is also predicted to bring flash flooding to other areas. The State Emergency Service (SES) has warned people to avoid driving through flood-affected areas, and to keep clear of creeks... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Torrential rain, flash flooding expected for Sydney on Wednesday nightThe State Emergency Service has issued a warning to motorists to stay off the r
Torrential rain, flash flooding expected for Sydney on Wednesday night
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The State Emergency Service has issued a warning to motorists to stay off the roads tonight if they can, with flash flooding possible through Sydney. In a video posted to social media, SES assistant state manager of operations Ashley Sullivan said... Read more
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Daily Examiner
LATEST: Minor flood warning issued as rain sets inheavy stuff in it. "When you're talking 100mm in a few hours that's when you g
LATEST: Minor flood warning issued as rain sets in
Daily Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
heavy stuff in it. "When you're talking 100mm in a few hours that's when you get your flash flooding." The Tweed-Byron State Emergency Service duty officer has been contacted for comment. Northern Rivers residents can expect to wake up to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Heavy rainfall, strong winds head towards Sydney, Central Coasttraffic during peak hour and after peak hour," he said. "Particularly where th
Heavy rainfall, strong winds head towards Sydney, Central Coast
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
traffic during peak hour and after peak hour," he said. "Particularly where there is heavy rainfall near the coast." The State Emergency Service has warned people to avoid driving through flood affected areas and to keep clear of creeks and storm... Read more
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The Border Mail
Letters to the editorthe United Firefighters Union. The legislation will ensure any EBA that affects
Letters to the editor
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
the United Firefighters Union. The legislation will ensure any EBA that affects emergency service volunteers, including the State Emergency Service, will not restrict volunteers from doing what they do best – protecting Victorian families. This... Read more
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Northern Star
Flood watch issued for Qld, NSWis facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bur
Flood watch issued for Qld, NSW
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
is facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Flood watch issued for Qld, NSWis facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bur
Flood watch issued for Qld, NSW
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
is facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and... Read more
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Queensland Times
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mmis facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bur
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mm
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
is facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mmis facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bur
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mm
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
is facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and... Read more
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News Mail
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mmis facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bur
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mm
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
is facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and... Read more
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Daily Examiner
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100mis facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bur
NSW, Qld facing drenching of 50mm to 100m
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
is facing a drenching with 50mm to 100mm of rain expected in some parts. A Bureau of Meteorology rain chart, posted by the State Emergency Service in NSW, shows heavy rain of more than 50mm falling in parts of southern and western Queensland and... Read more
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News.com.au
Malcolm Turnbull to deliver on promise made to CFA with new lawthe Fair Work Act, The Herald Sun reports. The Bill would nullify enterprise a
Malcolm Turnbull to deliver on promise made to CFA with new law
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
the Fair Work Act, The Herald Sun reports. The Bill would nullify enterprise agreements that watered down the capacity of state emergency service organisations to manage their volunteers. During the election Mr Turnbull promised to introduce the... Read more
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The Courier
Strong winds, storms, rain and hail set to hit cityclear day is Tuesday, but the highest [rainfall] totals we will see are likely
Strong winds, storms, rain and hail set to hit city
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
clear day is Tuesday, but the highest [rainfall] totals we will see are likely to be across today," Ms Bradshaw said. The State Emergency Service received 55 calls for help in Victoria between 6pm Thursday and 7am Friday. "It's been pretty quiet,... Read more
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The Age
Fears for elderly Yea man lost in bush as search enters sixth daynot been seen since. Matyas Babos, 79, has not been seen since Monday. Photo:
Fears for elderly Yea man lost in bush as search enters sixth day
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
not been seen since. Matyas Babos, 79, has not been seen since Monday. Photo: Victoria Police A police spokeswoman said State Emergency Service personnel, Country Fire Authority volunteers, bush search and rescue members and police would be "out... Read more
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The Age
Police search for missing Victorian menwho suffers from dementia and has been missing for four days. Mounted police a
Police search for missing Victorian men
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
who suffers from dementia and has been missing for four days. Mounted police and the dog squad joined local police and State Emergency Service members to search a stretch of the Melba Highway at Yea, 110 kilometres north-east of Melbourne, on... Read more
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The Border Mail
Strong winds, storms, rain and hail set to hit cityclear day is Tuesday, but the highest [rainfall] totals we will see are likely
Strong winds, storms, rain and hail set to hit city
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
clear day is Tuesday, but the highest [rainfall] totals we will see are likely to be across today," Ms Bradshaw said. The State Emergency Service received 55 calls for help in Victoria between 6pm Thursday and 7am Friday. "It's been pretty quiet,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Melbourne wakes to 17C and wild weather on the wayaccording to BoM. Overnight winds reached more than 100kph at Mount William, M
Melbourne wakes to 17C and wild weather on the way
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
according to BoM. Overnight winds reached more than 100kph at Mount William, Mount Hotham and Mount Buller. The State Emergency Service advised people move their vehicles under cover or away from trees and secure loose items around their... Read more
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The Courier
‘Destructive winds’ headed for Ballaratwarning was also originally issued for the south-west and Wimmera districts, bu
‘Destructive winds’ headed for Ballarat
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
warning was also originally issued for the south-west and Wimmera districts, but has since been cancelled. The State Emergency Service advises that people should: * Move vehicles under cover or away from trees; * Secure or put away... Read more
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