Eight days.

Six deaths.

Seven thousand, five hundred evacuations.

Eight hundred requests to the SES for help.

Twenty-five per cent of south-east Queensland without power.

Two thousand power lines knocked down.

Twenty-one local government areas qualifying for emergency funds.

Four thousand, two-hundred and twenty-four properties damaged.

Two thousand, three hundred and two properties uninhabitable.

One thousand, three hundred and twenty-one uninhabitable properties in Bundaberg alone.

Fifty per cent of dairy farms destroyed.

Fifty per cent of piggeries damaged.

Five thousand pigs drowned.

Ten million dollars worth of crops destroyed.


Farewell for former much-loved mayor

Farewell for former much-loved mayor

Much-loved former mayor farewelled

Coming clean on dirt

Coming clean on dirt

Dr Airdre Grant with her weekly column

Stitching 1000 smiles

Stitching 1000 smiles

Quilts 4 Kids have given out 1000 quilts

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