Bitter Cold Snap Brings Snowfall to Australian Alps

A cold snap swept through parts of Australia’s southeastern alpine region, blanketing the area in heavy snowfall on June 8.

Footage uploaded by Hotham Alpine Resort shows the area covered in white as a flurry dumps more snow on the resort.

According to the Bureau of Meteorology, much of Australia’s southeast was to be hit by “a significant cold, rain and snow outbreak”. The polar blast was set to impact a number of states including, South Australia, Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland. Credit: Hotham Alpine Resort via Storyful

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