Vast amounts of satellite data gives us an unprecedented ability to map the extent and severity of fires, but we're not exploiting it – yet.
Early bushfires a scary sign
The NSW and Queensland fires are unprecedented in terms of seasonality, and ominous for the summer ahead.
Clear outlook for BOM
Meet Graham Hawke, the BOM’s backroom strategist helping climate-sensitive industries and governments prepare for future weather events.
Assessing Hazelwood's toxic legacy
A comprehensive long-term study is assessing the health impact of the 2014 coal mine fire on nearby communities.