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Hamish Boland-Rudder Canberra’s spring has been a season of extremes at all ends of the spectrum, with warmer than usual days, cooler nights, and higher total rainfall over fewer wet days.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Lazing in the middle of a kangaroo mob just a half hour drive from city suburbs is a truly incredible tale of survival, rarely seen in the animal kingdom: an albino kangaroo that has survived beyond...
Hamish Boland-Rudder It’s hot then it’s cold, it’s wet then it snows. Or at least that’s what the current forecast predicts for Canberra and the surrounding region over the weekend and into early next week.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Strong winds fanned a number of bushfires around the region and prompted a police warning about dangerous road conditions after a motorcyclist was killed in a crash on Sunday.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Look out tomato growers - Canberra could be heading for a rare, potentially record-breaking frost on Melbourne Cup Day, after an October of extremes.
Kirsten Lawson and Hamish Boland-Rudder Canberra winemakers were reeling from the heavy frost overnight on Thursday, Canberra’s coldest October morning on record, which wiped millions of dollars from the industry.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Producers and backyard gardeners around Canberra were holding their breath on Tuesday morning as the second-coldest October night on record left frost over parts of the region.
Hamish Boland-Rudder A NSW government recommendation for a 63-turbine wind farm to proceed at Collector will be met with strong opposition at a community meeting, according to opponents of the project who say they’ve...
Hamish Boland-Rudder Successive cold fronts over the end of this week and through mid-next week are unlikely to save the end of the ski season, which has already started winding up three weeks out from the official close.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Canberra has had its hottest ever start to spring off the back of its warmest winter on record, and there’s still another week of warm temperatures to come.
Hamish Boland-Rudder More so than any other capital city in Australia, Canberra's story is a tale of its weather.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Canberra has had its warmest winter on record, and could have a record-breaking start to spring, according to current weather forecasts.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Canberra’s first 20-degree days since May could cap off what may end up being one of the capital’s warmest winters on record, if forecasts for the rest of the week prove accurate.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Winter has left its run late, but it looks like it’s finally here – and for the ski resorts at least, it’s a case of better late than never.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Canberra’s wet Monday will finish off with gusty winds as a strong cold front moves through the region.
Hamish Boland-Rudder A brief blast of cold air could leave a dusting of snow over the region and possibly even in Canberra, but won’t be enough to put a halt to “spring-like” conditions forecast for the coming days.
Hamish Boland-Rudder A weak cold front over the weekend won’t be enough to end a run of warmth that could see Canberra record one of its hottest winters on record.
Hamish Boland-Rudder We’ve established that yes, Canberra is cold. But with that cold weather comes a few other phenomena that can make getting around (or into or out of) the capital a little trickier at times – fog and...
Hamish Boland-Rudder Snow has arrived just in time for the first ACT school holidays of the ski season, and a dump of the white stuff made it as far down the hill as Jindabyne overnight.
Hamish Boland-Rudder You can’t see much through the morning fog, but at least Canberrans might now be able to see it coming, thanks to a new tool from the Bureau of Meteorology.