The floods have killed at least 21. Adapting to a harsher climate is a life-or-death matter

By Barbara Norman
March 9 2022 - 12:30am
North Richmond Bridge under water in Sydney's Hawkesbury.

The devastating floods in Queensland and New South Wales highlight, yet again, Australia's failure to plan for natural disasters. As we're seeing now in heartbreaking detail, everyday Australians bear the enormous cost of this inaction.