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Cloud over central Australia with a low pressure trough is triggering thunderstorms. Cloud over QLD with another trough is also causing thunderstorms, some intense. Cloud over VIC and TAS with a cold front is producing showers and highland snow.

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Irrigators slam Murray-Darling Basin Authority for releasing satellite images

00:39 EDT

Irrigators have slammed the Murray-Darling Basin Authority for releasing images of farm dams filled with water in drought-affected parts of the state, likening the move to the controversial "Aussie Farms" activist website.

Satellite images question how private dams filled during Murray-Darling pumping embargo

21:00 EDT

A number of farmers will be investigated after satellite imaging showed their dams, in drought-ravaged parts of New South Wales, were filled during a pumping embargo in parts of the Murray-Darling Basin.

Tropical cyclone names this season

14:18 EDT

Australia's 2019/20 tropical cyclone season officially starts in two weeks.