Undersea Tongan volcano eruption triggers tsunami warnings along Australian east coast

Updated January 17 2022 - 9:05am, first published January 16 2022 - 9:00am

After an underwater volcano off Tonga erupted on Saturday, tsunami warnings were triggered down Australia's east coast while evacuation orders were issued for Lord Howe Island and Japan.

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