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Thick cloud across southern WA and SA with a low and frontal system is producing areas of rain, showers and a few storms in WA. Low cloud over eastern VIC and TAS in moist onshore winds is bringing a few light showers. Skies are clearer elsewhere under a high pressure ridge.

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Grantham floods inquiry: Concerns raised about quarry wall years before 2011 flood, commission hears

20:14 EST

The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has been shown graphic vision of the Lockyer Creek breaking its banks upstream from the Grantham quarry during the deadly 2011 disaster.

Parts of NSW on track for coldest July in around 17 years

19:12 EST

For many across New South Wales, July has been a cold month and for the younger generation, many won't be able to remember a month so cold.

Melbourne on target for coldest July in 17 years

14:23 EST

Melbourne is struggling through a July more typical of the mid 1900's.