Category Archives: Weather


A rare event near Uluru [thanks to Jenny Gates]

An astonished film maker is coming to grips with the moment he witnessed one of nature’s rarest phenomenons – a tornado comprised entirely of fire – and lived to tell the tale. Chris Tangey had been out in Alice Springs, Australia, scouting locations for a new movie. After finishing the task, he went over to help workers at a cattle station when he was confronted by one of nature’s most intimidating spectacles. Continue reading

Hands Up 4 New Zealand

Hands Up 4 New Zealand • Earthquake fundraiser | Event was Thursday April 7th, 2011 in Winnipeg

It is hard to believe it was more than two years ago that Christchurch New Zealand experienced a devastating earthquake.

February 22, 2011 will be remembered by the world, especially by those who experienced the event.

The Down Under Club of Winnipeg pulled together a benefit event on April 7th, 2011, headed up by Lynley Davidson.

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