Tom McIlroy and Stephanie Anderson Snow has fallen across the slopes overnight as the mercury plummeted across NSW and the ACT.
Stephanie Anderson The sighting of a rare eastern pygmy possum has prompted a reminder for Canberrans to be careful when sourcing firewood this winter.
Stephanie Anderson Canberra is sweltering through what could be its hottest January on record, according to the Bureau of Meteorology, as fire crews keep a close eye on lightning strikes in dry bush areas.
Stephanie Anderson Canberran firefighters are taking advantage of the cooler weather by burning off near Tharwa this evening.
Stephanie Anderson and Lisa Cox Farmers have suffered stock losses in the thousands as bushfires continue to tear through properties across the border.
Hamish Boland-Rudder, Stephanie Anderson Bushfires continue to burn around the region and a family is in emergency accommodation, after their home near Cooma was destroyed by fire on Tuesday.
Stephanie Anderson Homes have been evacuated as firefighters continue to battle the bushfire tearing through properties near Mt Forest Road.
Stephanie Anderson As Canberrans prepare for an expected top of 38 degrees on Saturday, staff at the Phillip Swimming and Ice Skating Centre are bracing for an expected rush of eager ice skaters.