‘Sydney is in drought’: Water restrictions loom as dam levels drop at record rate

Water levels in dams are dropping faster than they have in decades, according to new research by Sydney Water — edging Sydney closer to the re-introduction of water restrictions.

Fruit and veg prices ‘could double’ as farmers battle perfect storm of rising costs and weather extremes

Fruit and vegetable growers are hoping to start a national conversation about the problems they are facing and predict that consumers will feel the price pinch in the next decade.