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High winds have forced the cancellation of flights at Sydney''s airport in Australia. [File-David Gray-Reuters] [Reuters]

Strong winds fan forest fires, cause transport havoc in Australia

Strong winds across Australia's southeast coast on Friday caused chaos at Sydney and Melbourne airports, the country's two busiest, with thousands of air travellers stranded as runways were closed and dozens of flights cancelled.

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