Awoonga Dam was still spilling over on January 28 after a weekend of heavy rain.
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FLOODS, deaths and accidents dominated the list of the most-read stories on The Observer website this year.
A ONE-in-2000 year rainfall event this year saw Lake Awoonga near Gladstone reach 193% of its capacity, according to the Gladstone water board's annual report.
THE Awoonga Dam is still furiously spilling over, but the level has lowered significantly since Sunday.