Oi mates – get those #SydneyStorm hashtags ready, because the apocalypse is forming off the coast and it’s headed smack bang our way.

Nick Moir, storm chaser / SMH photographer, captured these insane shots of a massive shelf cloud forming along the Bronte-Bondi Sculptures by the Sea walk:


He’s not the only one to capture this monstrosity:

Just caught this storm coming in from the south. Look out Bondi! @canonaustralia #sydneystorm #canon5Ds #24-105mm

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Uh oh there’s a storm brewing #sydney #storm #nofilter #thunderandlightening

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Severe Thunderstorm warnings have now been issued for Sydney, Newcastle, Gosford, Blue Mountains / Hawkesbury, Maitland / Cessnock, Gosford, and Wyong.

RUN FOR COVER, MATES.

We’re also really, really sorry if this is your wedding:


Images: Twitter / Instagram. Lead image by Parker Mason.