Sydney hit by hail, flash floods, storm declared a catastrophe

Sydney hit by hail, flash floods, storm declared a catastrophe

NSW was battered by wild weather for more than three days, with the damage prompting the Insurance Council of Australia to declare the event a catastrophe. State Emergency Services received almost 18000 calls for assistance, with severe weather warnings remaining in place for several days throughout the Hunter and Illawarra region. Over 200,000 homes...