sapphire floods

Why the warning siren didn’t sound during Sapphire flood

Premium Content Why the warning siren didn’t sound during Sapphire flood

Mayor responds to questions surrounding why the early warning siren didn’t trigger...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Who to turn to in times of despair

Premium Content LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Who to turn to in times of despair

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

Sapphire caravan park guests evacuated at 3.30am

Premium Content Sapphire caravan park guests evacuated at 3.30am

‘It was still coming up when we were evacuating people and we didn’t know where it...

Sapphire not out of the woods with risk of more heavy rain

Sapphire not out of the woods with risk of more heavy rain

‘There’s still rain in the area and the risk we may see heavier falls’: Experts...

Road closures following heavy rainfall across CQ

Premium Content Road closures following heavy rainfall across CQ

Many roads across the Central Highlands and Isaac regions remain closed following...

‘Looking for a sparkle’: Silver lining emerges after deluge

Premium Content ‘Looking for a sparkle’: Silver lining emerges after deluge

Fossickers at Sapphire have already been seen out and about looking for a sparkle...

RAINFALL AND RIVER HEIGHTS: Sapphire floods

Premium Content RAINFALL AND RIVER HEIGHTS: Sapphire floods

The rain began falling just before 2am and rose two metres in the space of 20...

Sapphire residents wake to rising floodwaters

Premium Content Sapphire residents wake to rising floodwaters

Emergency services have conducted rescues of people from the roofs of houses and...