Heavy rain and strong winds swept down the Capricorn Coast. Photos CHRIS ISON
UPDATE: The latest from the Bureau of Meteorology is that the Fitzroy River will reach a peak of 8.35m next weekend.
STEPHANIE Barford was relaxing in her lounge room watching television when she heard a loud crack.
MINISTER for Police and Community Safety Jack Dempsey has praised the work of Rockhampton’s emergency services during a brief visit to the region yesterday.
MAYOR Margaret Strelow yesterday described the wettest January day in Rockhampton’s history as a “day of mayhem”.
THE rescue of a teen trapped in a tree above raging floodwater was one of more than 20 during Rockhampton’s second wettest day on record.