Jasmine Reyes and her father Carlos Reyes in Major Street, Deception Bay: 'We've never had flooding here before.'
Jasmine Reyes and her father Carlos Reyes in Major Street, Deception Bay: 'We've never had flooding here before.'

Flood victims on Brisbane's north begin class action suit

DECEPTION Bay residents - rocked by serious flooding earlier this month - have begun a class action against the contractors of the Moreton Bay Rail Link.

Some residents believe construction work on the new Petrie to Kippa Ring rail line - known as the Moreton Bay Rail Link - contributed to the massive localised flooding on May 1.

Maddens Lawyers held a public meeting on Tuesday night to learn if residents were interested in investigating a class action against the firm constructing the $1 billion Moreton Bay Rail Link.

Brendan Pendergast, the principal lawyer at Maddens Lawyers said residents on Tuesday asked the company to begin a class action for compensation.

Mr Pendergast described last night's meeting as "well attended and spirited."

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