Bushfires have destroyed more than 100 properties in Tasmania.
Strong winds up to 70 km/h is making the work of firefighters more difficult to bring several big bushfires under control.
Tasmanian Fire Service Website
LATEST UPDATE Wednesday 8th February 2012
Time-series video below
Oblique aerial photography of Roma can be seen here: http://www.aerometrex.com.au/blog/?p=327
Australia is once again bracing for heavy floods affecting areas of Western Queensland and Northern New South Wales and many towns have been hit hard. The following satellites images from the NASA satellite Terra and Aqua (http://lance.nasa.gov/imagery/rapid-response/) acquired … Read the rest