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Cyclone Gita: Big surf thrills locals on Queensland's Gold Coast

17:20 EDT

Thrillseekers have braved large surf on Queensland's Gold Coast brought on by Cyclone Gita, which is sitting about 1,000 kilometres east near New Caledonia.

Man missing as dangerous swell from cyclone causes havoc along NSW coast

15:53 EDT

One man is missing after being caught in a rip, and dozens of others have been rescued, as the Bureau of Meteorology issues a hazardous surf warning for the New South Wales coast.

Thunderstorms and hazardous surf for New South Wales

15:19 EDT

Monday will be an action-packed day for much of NSW as surface and upper level troughs generate widespread thunderstorms, and Tropical Cyclone Gita sends big waves to the coast.