In May 2009, wild winds and torrential rain battered much of northern New South Wales and south-east Queensland, leaving many towns and regions under water. See the impact in these photos.
ROAD and bridge repairs were covered under natural disaster relief arrangements, but it seemed the cost of protecting the elderly was not, a meeting has heard.
ABOUT 75 cubic metres of gravel will be used to plug a crack in Lismore’s flood levee if the Wilsons River starts rising before damage to the wall can be fixed.
FLOOD 'hot spots' across the entire Richmond River catchment area have been identified in a new report which has taken almost five years to complete.
WHEN Snr Const Phillip Maria responded to a call for help during the May 2009 floods, he probably wasn’t thinking his actions would earn him a citation.
MORE rain on Tuesday has increased flooding in northern NSW, isolating almost 600 people living on the banks of two rivers.