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Australia Satellite Notes

Cloud over WA near a cold front is causing showers and a few storms in the south. Cloud over NT, southern QLD and northern NSW along a trough is only bringing patchy rain. Cloud over southeastern NSW, VIC, TAS and SA near a weak front is causing showers.

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Rain transforms The Red Centre

18:20 EST

The heaviest August rain in decades turned central Australia into an eerie place this week, causing waterfalls and thick fog.

Ballarat's chilly reputation no hurdle for record crowds this winter

17:39 EST

Winter Wonderlights delivered a Christmas in July present to Ballarat tourism, with a 50 per cent increase in visitors to the region during the coldest month of the year.

Spring soaking to follow wet winter

16:49 EST

An impending rain event scheduled for the opening days of spring continues the pattern of wet weather which has gripped eastern Australia during winter.