Natural Disasters

Flood photos

Floodwaters rage under the Hervey Bay Torbanlea Rd at Beelbi Creek.

Fraser Coast flooded with wet weather

SWIFT WATER: This car didn't make it when its driver tried to cross the flooded bridge at the Cedar Pocket end of Randwick Rd.

Flooding across Queensland

Emergency workers preparing to enter the water at Eel Creek.

Search for missing man after flash flood near Gympie

COMBATING FLOODING: Ken Mozley built a retaining wall next to his house to prevent flooding.

Flooding at Glenlee property

FROM LEFT: Cnr Prince and Victoria Sts. In these modelling examples you can see this area is dry in a 20-year flood, has both dry and flooded land in a 50-year and 100-year floods and is completely underwater in an Extreme flood event, below. Note that an extreme flood is both extreme in flood level and rarity.

Clarence River flood modelling

Easily recognisable 50 years later, Doreen Jefferies' home in Challinor St has not seen a flood since 1967.

Challinor St in flood in 1967