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Severe storms in Australia

Severe storms in Australia refers to the storms, including cyclones, which have caused severe damage in Australia. [1]

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ABC News (Australia)

ABC News is a national news service in Australia produced by the News and Current Affairs division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

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ACTEW Corporation

ACTEW Corporation Limited is a water, wastewater, electricity, gas and telecommunications public utility that is a government-owned corporation wholly owned by the Government of the Australian Capital Territory.

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Annerley, Queensland

Annerley is a suburb of the City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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Archerfield Airport

Archerfield Airport is a Leased Federal Airport located in Archerfield, to the south of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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Archerfield, Queensland

Archerfield is a mixed-use suburb of the City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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Armadale, Victoria

Armadale is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 7 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Arterial road

An arterial road or arterial thoroughfare is a high-capacity urban road.

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) is Australia's state-owned and funded national public broadcaster.

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Australian dollar

The Australian dollar (sign: $; code: AUD) is the currency of the Commonwealth of Australia, including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island, as well as the independent Pacific Island states of Kiribati, Nauru and Tuvalu.

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Australian east coast low

Australian east coast lows (known locally as east coast lows and sometimes as east coast cyclones) are extratropical cyclones, the most intense of these systems have many of the characteristics of subtropical cyclones.

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Australian region tropical cyclone

Tropical cyclones are non-frontal, low pressure systems that develop, within an environment of warm sea surface temperatures and little vertical wind shear aloft.

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Ballarat

Ballarat is a city located on the Yarrowee River and lower western plains of the Great Dividing Range in the state of Victoria, Australia, approximately west-north-west of the state capital, Melbourne.

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Bass Strait

Bass Strait is a sea strait separating Tasmania from the Australian mainland, specifically the state of Victoria.

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Blue Mountains (New South Wales)

The Blue Mountains is a mountainous region and a mountain range located in New South Wales, Australia.

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Bondi Junction, New South Wales

Bondi Junction is an eastern suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Bondi, New South Wales

Bondi is an eastern suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia 7 kilometres east of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of Waverley Council.

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Bowen Hills, Queensland

Bowen Hills is an inner suburb of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, located 3 km (1.86 miles) northeast of the Brisbane CBD.

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Brisbane

Brisbane is the capital and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia.

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Bundeena, New South Wales

Bundeena is a village on the outskirts of southern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Bureau of Meteorology

The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM), formerly known as the Central Weather Bureau, is an Executive Agency of the Australian Government responsible for providing weather services to Australia and surrounding areas.

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Byron Bay, New South Wales

Byron Bay is a beachside town located in the far-northeastern corner of the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Central Coast & Newcastle Line

The Central Coast & Newcastle Line is a NSW TrainLink passenger train service that runs along the Main North railway line in New South Wales, connecting the state's two largest cities, Sydney and Newcastle.

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Central Coast (New South Wales)

The Central Coast is an Australian peri-urban region in New South Wales, located on the coast north of Sydney and south of Lake Macquarie.

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Chisholm, Australian Capital Territory

Chisholm is a suburb in the Canberra, Australia district of Tuggeranong, named after Caroline Chisholm.

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Civic, Australian Capital Territory

Civic (postcode: 2601) is the central business district of Canberra, located in the Australian Capital Territory of Australia.

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Condobolin

Condobolin is a town in the west of the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia, on the Lachlan River.

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Curtin, Australian Capital Territory

Curtin is a suburb in Canberra, Australia.

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Cyclone

In meteorology, a cyclone is an area of closed, circular fluid motion rotating in the same direction as the Earth.

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Cyclone Mahina

Cyclone Mahina is the deadliest cyclone in recorded Australian history.

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Cyclone Tracy

Cyclone Tracy was a tropical cyclone that devastated the city of Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, from Christmas Eve to Christmas Day, 1974.

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Darling Point, New South Wales

Darling Point is a harbourside eastern suburb of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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Department of Education (New South Wales)

The New South Wales Department of Education, a department of the Government of New South Wales, is responsible for primary schools and secondary schools.

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Doncaster, Victoria

Doncaster is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 15 km East of Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Duffys Forest, New South Wales

Duffys Forest is a suburb of northern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Eighty Mile Beach

Eighty Mile Beach, also spelt Eighty-mile Beach or 80-mile Beach, lies along the north-west coast of Western Australia about half-way between the towns of Broome and Port Hedland.

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Eltham, Victoria

Eltham is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 20 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Essendon, Victoria

Essendon /ˈɛsǝndǝn/, locally /ˈɛsǝdǝn/, is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 km north-west of Melbourne's central business district.

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Flash flood

A flash flood is a rapid flooding of geomorphic low-lying areas: washes, rivers, dry lakes and basins.

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Fortitude Valley, Queensland

Fortitude Valley (also known simply as "The Valley") is a suburb of central Brisbane, the state capital of Queensland, Australia.

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Fyshwick, Australian Capital Territory

Fyshwick (postcode: 2609) is a retail and light industry suburb of Canberra and is located east of the South Canberra district.

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Geraldton

Geraldton is a coastal city in the Mid West region of Western Australia, located north of Perth.

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Grafton, New South Wales

The city of Grafton is the seat of local government, the Federal and State government admimistrative centre, and the commercial hub of the Clarence River Valley.

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Greensborough, Victoria

Greensborough is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 17 km north-east from Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Hornsby Shire

Hornsby Shire is a local government area in the northern region of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Hornsby, New South Wales

Hornsby is a suburb on the Upper North Shore of Sydney in the Australian state of New South Wales north-west of the Sydney central business district.

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Hunter Line

The Hunter Line is a NSW TrainLink passenger train service that operates from Hamilton to Dungog and Scone in the New South Wales Hunter Region.

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Hunter Region

The Hunter Region, also commonly known as the Hunter Valley, is a region of New South Wales, Australia, extending from approximately to north of Sydney.

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Inala, Queensland

Inala is a suburb of Brisbane, Australia, situated in the south-west of the metropolitan area.

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Insurance Australia Group

Insurance Australia Group Limited (informally IAG) is a multinational insurance company headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

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Jemena

SGSPAA, branded as Jemena for its operations within Australia, is an Australian energy infrastructure company.

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June 2007 Hunter Region and Central Coast storms

The June 2007 Hunter Region and Central Coast storms commenced on Friday, 8 June 2007, following the development of an intense east coast low pressure system during the previous night.

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Keilor Downs, Victoria

Keilor Downs is a suburb 17 km north-west of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Keilor, Victoria

Keilor is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 km north-west of Melbourne's central business district.

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Ku-ring-gai Council

Ku-ring-gai Council is a local government area in the north shore region of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Lismore, New South Wales

Lismore is a town in northeastern New South Wales, Australia and the main population centre in the City of Lismore local government area; it is also a regional centre in the Northern Rivers region of the State.

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List of disasters in Australia by death toll

This is a list of disasters in modern Australia sorted by death toll.

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Maitland, New South Wales

Maitland is a city in the Lower Hunter Valley of New South Wales, Australia and the seat of Maitland City Council, situated on the Hunter River approximately by road north of Sydney and north-west of Newcastle.

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Melton, Victoria

Melton is an urban area within metropolitan Melbourne, Australia located 35 km west from the capital's central business district.

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Mesoscale convective system

A mesoscale convective system (MCS) is a complex of thunderstorms that becomes organized on a scale larger than the individual thunderstorms but smaller than extratropical cyclones, and normally persists for several hours or more.

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Mona Vale, New South Wales

Mona Vale is a suburb in northern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Moorooka, Queensland

Moorooka is a suburb of Brisbane, the state capital of Queensland, Australia.

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Mullumbimby

Mullumbimby is a town in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, Australia in Byron Shire.

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MV Drake

MV Drake, previously known as Pasha Bulker, is a Panamax bulk carrier of operated by the Lauritzen Bulkers shipping company and owned by Japanese Disponent Owners.

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New South Wales

New South Wales (abbreviated as NSW) is a state on the east coast of:Australia.

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Newcastle East, New South Wales

Newcastle East is an inner city suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located immediately east of Newcastle's central business district at the mouth of the Hunter River.

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Perth

Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia.

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Peter Menegazzo

Peter Menegazzo (1944? – 2 December 2005) was an Australian grain grower and cattle baron.

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Piper PA-31 Navajo

The Piper PA-31 Navajo is a family of cabin-class, twin-engined aircraft designed and built by Piper Aircraft for the general aviation market, most using Lycoming engines.

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Port Melbourne, Victoria

Port Melbourne is a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, 5 km south-west from Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Powercor Australia

Powercor Australia is an electricity distribution company that operates throughout western Victoria and the western and southern suburbs of Melbourne.

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Roebourne, Western Australia

Roebourne is a former gold rush town in Western Australia's Pilbara region.

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South Coast railway line, New South Wales

The South Coast railway line (also known as the Illawarra railway line) is a commuter and goods railway line in New South Wales, Australia.

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South Melbourne, Victoria

South Melbourne is a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, 2 km south of Melbourne's Central Business District.

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South Morang, Victoria

South Morang is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 23 km north-east of Melbourne's central business district.

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State Emergency Service

The State Emergency Service (SES) is an Australian volunteer organisation that provides emergency help during and after declared (natural or otherwise) disasters.

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Storm

A storm is any disturbed state of an environment or astronomical body's atmosphere especially affecting its surface, and strongly implying severe weather.

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Storm cell

A storm cell is an air mass that contains up and down drafts in convective loops and that moves and reacts as a single entity, functioning as the smallest unit of a storm-producing system.

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Stormwater

Stormwater is water that originates during precipitation events and snow/ice melt.

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Supercell

A supercell is a thunderstorm that is characterized by the presence of a mesocyclone: a deep, persistently rotating updraft.

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Sydenham, New South Wales

For other places called Sydenham, see Sydenham (disambiguation). Sydenham is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Sydney

Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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Tasmania

Tasmania (abbreviated as Tas and known colloquially as "Tassie") is an island state that is part of the Commonwealth of Australia.

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Taylors Lakes, Victoria

Taylors Lakes is a suburb 23 km north-west of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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The Courier-Mail

The Courier-Mail is a daily tabloid newspaper published in Brisbane, Australia.

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The Guardian

The Guardian is a British national daily newspaper.

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Thunderstorm

A thunderstorm, also known as an electrical storm, a lightning storm, or a thundershower, is a type of storm characterized by the presence of lightning and its acoustic effect on the Earth's atmosphere known as thunder.

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Toorak, Victoria

Toorak is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 5 km south-east from Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Toowong

Toowong is an inner suburb of Brisbane, Australia, which is west of the Brisbane CBD.

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Tornado

A tornado is a violently rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud.

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Train station

A train station, railway station, railroad station, or depot (see below) is a railway facility where trains regularly stop to load or unload passengers or freight.

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Tuggeranong

The District of Tuggeranong is one of the original eighteen districts of the Australian Capital Territory used in land administration.

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Tuross Head, New South Wales

Tuross Head is a seaside village on the south coast of New South Wales, Australia.

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Turramurra

Turramurra is a suburb on the Upper North Shore of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Warrawee, New South Wales

Warrawee is a suburb on the Upper North Shore of Sydney in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Warringah Council

Warringah Council is a local government area in the northern beaches region of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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West End, Queensland

West End is an inner-city suburb of southern Brisbane.

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Woden Valley

The District of Woden Valley is one of the original eighteen districts of the Australian Capital Territory used in land administration.

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1971 Canberra flood

The 1971 Canberra flood was a flash flood that occurred on 26 January 1971, in the Woden Valley district of Canberra, Australia.

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1999 Sydney hailstorm

The 1999 Sydney hailstorm was the costliest natural disaster in Australian insurance history, causing extensive damage along the east coast of New South Wales.

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2003 Canberra bushfires

The 2003 Canberra bushfires involved several deaths, over 490 injured, and caused severe damage to the outskirts of Canberra, the capital city of Australia, during 18–22 January 2003.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Severe_storms_in_Australia

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