A kangaroo in the snow
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Kangaroos jump in the snow as Australia is hit by storms

The Australian state of New South Wales has been battered by a massive storm which has left thousands of homes without power.

Sydney and the surrounding areas have been hit by unseasonal snow, strong winds and torrential rain.

Heavy snow up to 15cm deep has been recorded on the Blue Mountains leading to sightings of kangaroos jumping around in the snow.

  • 15 Oct 2014
  • From the section Asia
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