A ROCKHAMPTON teacher will brief the government after using Facebook to provide life-saving advice to millions of people during the Qld floods and Cyclone Yasi.
THE emotional and financial aspects facing North Queenslanders hit by Cyclone Yasi has Hinchinbrook Mayor Pino Giandomenico concerned.
6.50pm: THE potential for the development of a significant tropical cyclone near Fiji in the next 24 hours has been upgraded from fair to good.
JACQUELINE Steward and 21 other staff members survived a wild night on Bedarra Island on Wednesday that saw Cyclone Yasi leave the five-star resort in ruins.
11am: Townsville residents have woken to a sea of destruction this morning after Cyclone Yasi hit late last night.