Australian flights cancelled due to ash cloud from Indonesian volcano eruption
PERTH - Some flights between Australia and southeast Asia and all domestic flights operating out of Darwin airport in the country's north were cancelled on Saturday after the eruption of Sangeang Api in Indonesia's south produced a large cloud of ash.


International flights to and from Australia to Singapore, East Timor and the Indonesian holiday island of Bali were among those cancelled, including those departing from Australia's eastern seaboard after an ash cloud from Sangeang Api's initial eruption on Friday evening tracked across central Australia. (Reuters)