SES Flood boats from Emu Park and Rockhampton were used to ferry approximately 60 people stranded on the East side of Waterpark Creek after torrential rains cut the road crossing. Photos CHRIS ISON.
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QUEENSLANDERS are being urged to prepare now for heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding in coming days.
RISING floodwaters and the possibility of being stranded without supplies might terrify some, but Sophia Ramm thought the whole thing was pretty awesome.
THE Waterpark Creek evacuation efforts wrapped up about 4pm yesterday after the SES transported 37 people and two dogs across floodwaters.
2.15PM: EVACUATION efforts are expected to be completed afternoon as the SES transports stranded campers and residents at Waterpark Creek.