Property damage to a residence after Cyclone Yasi hits the North Queensland.
Property damage to a residence after Cyclone Yasi hits the North Queensland. Brenda Strong

What do you think Rockhampton homeowners fear the most?

CYCLONES, not floods, are the number one fear for Rockhampton homeowners.

A Queensland government resilience profile of the Rockhampton region revealed 70 per cent of people were concerned with damage to their homes from cyclones.

See tomorrow's Bully to find out how big a concern floods were for Rockhampton homeowners.

 

Which natural disaster do you fear the most?

This poll ended on 16 August 2013.

Current Results

Earthquakes

7%

Mud or landslides

0%

Bushfires

15%

Storms (hail, lightning, severe winds, etc)

15%

Storm surge (rise in coastal waters)

7%

Floods

3%

Cyclones

34%

Other

15%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Brenda Strong


Three new Rocky bike paths worth $16.6m under construction

Premium Content Three new Rocky bike paths worth $16.6m under construction

The infrastructure is meant to encourage physical activity and improve road...

Banana Shire CEO ‘confident’ Inland Rail to Gladstone is ‘feasible’

Premium Content Banana Shire CEO ‘confident’ Inland Rail to Gladstone is...

“Our role here was to demonstrate feasibility of the option and we’ve got to a...

New shade shelters for North Rocky parks

Premium Content New shade shelters for North Rocky parks

The parks will be closed while the shade shelters are being installed.