Aurora Australis Shimmers Over Tasmania in Timelapse Footage

A photographer in Evandale, Tasmania, captured a dazzling night sky on Sunday, February 7. In timelapse footage by Ben Swanson, the aurora australis and clouds flicker against a rotating backdrop of stars.

Swanson told Storyful, “it’s always a treat watching beams dance across the night sky.”

Swanson regularly captures picturesque footage of the aurora australis and sights across Tasmania. Credit: Ben Swanson via Storyful