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21 Mar 2021

Natural disaster declared after worst flooding in decades hit Australia’s east coast

Reporter

Just over a year since devastating wildfires in Australia, another natural disaster has been declared after the worst flooding in decades hit the state of New South Wales.

Evacuation orders have been issued in many locations and hundreds of people have been rescued from the rising waters.

One young couple saw their house swept away by raging flood waters on what was supposed to be their wedding day.