24 Jul '11, 8am

Waterfall flows upwards in Australia

Waterfall flows upwards in Australia

Extreme weather has been battering Australia this week and winds have become so strong that waterfalls have been blown upwards. -- PHOTO: THE DAILY MAIL EXTREME weather has been battering Australia this week and winds have become so strong that waterfalls have been blown upwards. The strong winds, which are affecting the waterways of southern Australia, have gone up to speeds of 120kmh. Earlier this week, Sydney saw a month's worth of rain falling in just one day, according to the BBC. Although the ferries which hundreds of commuters rely on have kept running, they have provided rocky rides for those brave enough to keep travelling on them. Waves have reached heights of 5m off the area's coast. These winds are the latest in a long-running bout of extreme weather in Australia, where 25 people died in floods which raged throughout the winter. -- THE STAR/ANN

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