Latest Geography of New South Wales Stories

2014-12-09 20:21:15

18 Day Festival of Light, Music and Ideas SYDNEY, Dec.

Seaweed Transplant Gives Bald Reef New Growth
2014-01-14 09:15:59

Marine ecologists in Sydney have successfully restored a once thriving seaweed species, which vanished along a stretch of the city's coastline during the 1970s and 80s during high levels of sewage outfalls.

Bondi Beach Closed Due To Algae Bloom
2012-11-27 19:59:28

Tourists at Australia's Bondi Beach were surprised to see what looked like blood-soaked water heading their way this week.

2005-12-25 00:58:05

By Mark Bendeich SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian police patrolled Sydney's beaches in buggies and on horses decorated with tinsel and reindeer antlers on Sunday, as fears of fresh racial violence dissolved into a quiet Christmas Day.

2005-12-18 06:02:03

By Jim Regan SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian police seized petrol bombs, knives and iron bars around Sydney beaches on Sunday, along with mobile phones used to spread racist messages, in a huge security operation to prevent fresh inter-communal violence.

2005-12-17 23:26:01

By Jim Regan SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian police stepped up security around Sydney's beaches on Sunday, fearing fresh racial violence after officers manning road-blocks found knives in cars, and hate messages circulated by mobile phone.

Word of the Day
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.