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Cyclone watch issued for north-eastern Top End communities

12:57 EDT

Coastal communities in north-east Arnhem land should prepare now for the predicted Tropical Cyclone Nora, which is expected to hit the region on Friday.

Complex science behind climate change and extreme weather

11:53 EDT

As cyclone Marcus ripped through Darwin and fires burned homes to the ground in Victoria and New South Wales, it was just a matter of time until the climate change discussion reared its head.

Cyclone Marcus: Surfers gear up for rare super swell along WA's south west coast

11:13 EDT

Western Australian surfers are getting excited about a rare super swell event for Perth and the South West this weekend, fuelled by powerful Tropical Cyclone Marcus.