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Cloud over VIC with a low pressure trough is triggering showers, falling as snow flurries in the Alpine region. Patchy cloud over the southeast coast with a southerly change is producing showers. Low cloud ahead of a front is causing a few gusty showers in southwestern WA.

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Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.

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12:10 EST

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Drought worries grow in Victoria, South Australia with some areas having lowest rainfall on record

17:22 EST

Rainfall totals are the lowest on record over the past year for parts of western Victoria and south-eastern South Australia, weather forecasters are warning.