The effects of Cyclone Tracy were profound. Many people lost all they had and left Darwin permanently. 65 people lost their lives. See the Web Link 'Cyclone Tracy Aftermath Index' to the left. Further information: It is said that the government wanted to downplay the actual death toll, as an election was looming. Sources indicate that only those who died and could actually be identified were included in the death toll. Perhaps hundreds more were killed, especially among the indigenous communities of the area. Locals reported that entire Aboriginal settlements were wiped out, but these deaths were not recorded. 9,000 homes were destroyed, out of a city of 43,500 people living in 12,000 residences. Many buildings were not built to withstand cyclonic forces, despite being in the cyclone belt.
Yes, Cyclone Tracy was a tropical cyclone.
Cyclone Selma came before Cyclone Tracy.
No. Cyclone Tracy was an a very intense but abnormally small cyclone.
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Cyclone Tracy started as a tropical storm out in the Arafura Sea.
Cyclone Tracy hit Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.
cyclone Tracy was very serious and was in 1974. it hit on Christmas eve.
Approximately 9000 homes were destroyed or damaged in Cyclone Tracy.
Cyclone Tracy rotated in a clockwise direction, as do all cyclones in the southern hemisphere.
Cyclone Tracy was not very big but its effects were massive as it swept out all of Darwin.
cyclone Tracy was very dangerous because the winds were very strong
It took cyclone tracy 10000000 years to make it to darwin
There was removal of trees. The oxygen supply declined and was of much poorer quality.
Cyclone Tracy made landfall at Darwin in the Top End: that is, Australia's Northern Territory.
Cyclone Tracy destroyed 9,000 homes out of a city of about 12,000 residences.
No. Cyclone Tracy affected only the far north of Australia.
See the Related Link below to find out more about the lead- up to Cyclone Tracy.
Cyclone Tracy hit Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia on the 25th of December 1974 but she had formed on the 20th.
Yes. Cyclone Tracy directly hit Darwin, wiping out about three-quarters of the town.
Cyclone Tracy was a category 4 cyclone which struck the city of Darwin, in Australia's Northern Territory, in the early hours of Christmas Day 1974.
A name that's given to a tropical cyclone is cyclone Tracy
Cyclone Tracy was a tropical cyclone that devastated the city of Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, from Christmas Eve to Christmas Day, 1974.The cyclone killed 71 people.