A woman is rescued from floodwaters amidst evacuation orders in the Maribyrnong suburb of Melbourne, Australia, October 14, 2022. AAP Image/Erik Anderson ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVE. AUSTRALIA OUT. NEW ZEALAND OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN NEW ZEALAND. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN AUSTRALIA.
(1st UPDATE) Large parts of Victoria state, southern New South Wales, and the northern regions of the island state of Tasmania have been pounded by an intense weather system with some taking more than a month’s worth of rain since October 12
SYDNEY, Australia – Thousands of people across Australia’s southeast were asked to evacuate their homes on Friday, October 14, including some in Melbourne’s west, after two days of incessant r