Neighbours rallied to prevent a ‘horrific tragedy’
Witnesses reported hearing screams coming from the boarding house, followed by a woman running out covered in blood
One man has died and two have been taken to hospital for treatment
The column was retracted after it came under heavy criticism and a number of claims it contained were found to be unsubstantiated
'I burst into tears when I saw the Blue Mountains'
The Australian Bureau of Meteorology issued a rare tornado warning on Wednesday
Juice, the Staffordshire terrier, needs an urgent operation in order to save his left eye
Three other people have also been charged with helping to prepare for a 'terrorist act'
Police seized more than 650 plants, beleived to have a street value of2.2 million Australian dollars
At night, the city's quiet corners come alive with Australia's native species, says Tom Adair
The storm was captured off Sydney's Bondi Beach
Sydney's first settlement has a colourful past and a bright future, writes Tom Adair
Edinburgh helped put the UK in the list at number 7
Helicopters are set to join boats and jetskis in rescue efforts for the 31-year-old, who did not return from a swim at South Curl Curl beach
The controversial deputy mayor told reporters he wanted to reach the 'very top'
Authorities have closed the streets around the New South Wales police headquarters in Sydney