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Earthquake triggers deadly landslide on Indonesia's Lombok island

Earthquake triggers deadly landslide on Indonesia's Lombok island

An earthquake has triggered a landslide that hit a popular waterfall on the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok.

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'The whole world changed' : Australians helping rebuild earthquake-hit Nepal

'The whole world changed' : Australians helping rebuild earthquake-hit Nepal

A sense of community has been restored thanks to Australian volunteers.

  • by Tim Barlass
Survivors still contend with the fallout of Papua New Guinea's earthquake
Papua New Guinea

Survivors still contend with the fallout of Papua New Guinea's earthquake

The earthquake struck at around 3am on February 26 last year, killing about 100 people and displacing more than 20,000. The suffering of many continues.

  • by Michael Bociurkiw
Earthquake recorded off Carnarvon coast

Earthquake recorded off Carnarvon coast

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Carnarvon on Friday afternoon.

  • by staff writers
Second quake strikes Indonesia's Sumbawa
Indonesia

Second quake strikes Indonesia's Sumbawa

There was no immediate tsunami warning or reports of damage or casualties.

  • by Clarence Fernandez
Canberra shudders through 3.1 magnitude earthquake
Canberra

Canberra shudders through 3.1 magnitude earthquake

An earthquake recorded just across the ACT border near Sutton was felt widely in the capital on Friday morning.

  • by Jasper Lindell
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Small earthquake felt off the Mornington Peninsula

Small earthquake felt off the Mornington Peninsula

The magnitude 2.7 quake occurred around 10.15am Saturday morning, in the waters between Phillip Island and Somers in Victoria's South-East. 

  • by Matilda Boseley
Indonesia stuck by magnitude 6.6 earthquake
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Indonesia

Indonesia stuck by magnitude 6.6 earthquake

An earthquake with a revised magnitude of 6.6 struck 174 km north-northwest of the city of Ternate in Indonesia's Molucca islands, early on Monday.

Strong quake strikes off Philippines, tsunami warning withdrawn
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Strong quake strikes off Philippines, tsunami warning withdrawn

An earthquake of 6.9 magnitude struck off the southern Philippines, triggering tsunami warnings.

  • by Robert Birsel
Panic as earthquake at Mount Etna jolts Sicily
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Panic as earthquake at Mount Etna jolts Sicily

One 80-year-old man was extracted from the rubble of his home while a woman said her sister was pulled out from under a heavy armoire that toppled.

  • by Frances D'Emilio
Indonesia tsunami survivor tells: 'My daughter was trapped under something'
Earthquake

Indonesia tsunami survivor tells: 'My daughter was trapped under something'

What was perhaps most striking, on the morning after the night before, was the empty silence in some villages along that coast ride.

  • by James Massola