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Farmers wanting to take care of themselves but needing Government help to make it happen

10:21 EST

"At the end of the day, we should be able to look after ourselves." Tanya Cameron is weary.

Pandanus trees suffering pest attacks see up to 80 per cent lost along Queensland coast

08:40 EST

Pandanus trees along the coast of Agnes Water, south of Gladstone, were once admired by Captain Cook and botanist Sir Joseph Banks when they came to shore in 1770.

Late September snow for the Alps

13:58 EST

As thoughts turn to warmer weather and what lies ahead for Australia's summer, there may be some already missing the colder days of winter and the snow season.