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.
QUEENSLAND Council of Unions secretary Craig Allen was yesterday “appalled” to hear several businesses made staff work in the severe weather conditions.
A MINI-cyclone reeked havoc across Yeppoon yesterday with many businesses forced to close due to flood waters that rose extremely quickly.
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.