Cattle, infrastructure losses worse than first thought for Qld livestock producers

Farm lobby AgForce says more than $800 million in sheep and cattle died during the worst floods seen for 50 years. In total, the damage bill could be pushing $2 billion.

‘It’s pretty scary’: Cyclone Trevor’s wind gusts on par with Cyclone Tracy

Before it downgraded to a tropical low, the winds around Cyclone Trevor's eye peaked at 175kph, gusting to 250kph, which the Bureau of Meteorology says puts it on par with the notorious Cyclone Tracy. The weather system is moving south near Tennant Creek and will bring heavy rainfall and destructive winds to the Barkly region.

Calls for end to spread of false information after racism claims over NT cyclone shelters

Claims on social media that Aboriginal people are being housed in tents while non-Indigenous evacuees are being accommodated in hotels are denied by Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner, who calls for unity during a natural disaster.