Snow falls across eastern Australia http://au.news.yahoo.com/queensland/a/-/newshome/15099947/snow-fall...
Rain and winds of up to 100 kilometres per hour are expected in Sydney later today.
Parts of the NSW south coast have already been saturated with more than 300mm of rain, accompanied by eight-metre waves.
Major NSW highways affected by snow and ice remained open, but motorists were urged to take caution.
The snow has left 500 homes without power and Phil Campbell from the State Emergency Service says