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Brisbane Floods Peaked, Raw Sewage in River. (List of suburbs Affected)Video’s

Brisbane is waking up to a mighty river peaking lower than 1974 levels, but nevertheless devastating for dozens of suburbs and tens of thousands of homes. According to Queensland Police , the river has reached its peak and will remain … Continue reading

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Sharks, Snakes & Looters (Queensland Floods)

There are reports of looters and a bull shark in the flooded Ipswich suburb of Goodna, west of Brisbane. Local Councillor Paul Tully says the main street of the Ipswich suburb is four to six metres under water. He says … Continue reading

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Kangaroo Saved, While Brisbane on Alert. (Queensland Floods)

AS floodwaters rose in Ipswich, one man risked everything to save the life of a kangaroo. While the man is unknown to many, Ipswich photographer Nick De Villiers was on hand to catch the action and the man-of-the-moment. Mr De … Continue reading

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Parts of Brisbane to Evacuate (Queensland Floods)

Residents in several suburbs in and around Brisbane have been told to evacuate immediately – with floods greater than 1974 expected to hit the southeast. A wall of flood waters is heading towards Brisbane, with residents warned to prepare for … Continue reading

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State Awash (Update Brisbane Queensland Floods)

Almost 3000 homes were left without power as Queensland’s flood crisis moved to the southeast corner. Brisbane residents are being offered sandbags and warned to prepare for flash flooding as the capital gets a taste of Queensland’s flood emergency. The … Continue reading

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Brisbane Floods. (Queensland Australia)

Brisbane is the Capitol City of Queensland, and where I live. It just hasn’t stopped raining for days, and now it looks like Brisbane is going to start flooding as well. At the moment it is about 8.15 am, and … Continue reading

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Tangalooma’s New Baby Dolphin (Video Included)

Tangalooma Island Resort has welcomed a new addition to its family of wild dolphins, as proud mum Tangles showed off her new calf to onlookers last night. Dolphin Care team manager Susan Hassard said on Monday evening that Tangles was … Continue reading

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Costello Fires up over ‘Deceptive’ Election Ad.

Former treasurer Peter Costello has called on the Labor Party to cancel a television advertisement that suggests he does not trust Opposition Leader Tony Abbott to manage the economy. The ad, which started airing last night, contains a clip in … Continue reading

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2 Midweek Jokes

This is your Captain Speaking Shortly after a British flight had reached its cruising altitude, the captain announced: ‘Ladies and Gentlemen, this is your Captain.Welcome to Flight 293, non-stop from London Heathrow to Toronto . The weather ahead is good, … Continue reading

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Gun Shot Survivor:-Rebuilding Chrissy’s Face. (Video Included)

(Warning Graphic Video) A US woman whose face was blown off by a shotgun has been fitted with a new “snap-on” prosthetic face. Chrissy Steltz, 27, lost her eyes, nose and a substantial part of her skull after her drunken … Continue reading

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