Tag Archives: Victoria

Tense wait for flood-affected towns

As floodwaters continue to rise in Victoria the State Emergency Service (SES) says its biggest concern is Shepparton in the the state’s north-east. Up to 200 homes in the town could be affected by flooding from the Broken and Goulburn

Army To Evacuate Victorian Flood Victims

The Defence Force will help evacuate residents in Victoria’s north as the flood crisis worsens and scores of homes remain under water. Floodwaters are expected to rise in Gippsland and the north-east, particularly around Benalla and Wangaratta, in what residents

Texas Drought worst in history

The drought that’s dried up parts of Texas for two years is now the worst in recorded history for the hardest-hit counties. Texas state climatologist John Nielsen-Gammon says at least nine counties in south-central Texas are in their worst drought