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Australia floods: four dead in Queensland
Torrential rain has hit Queensland, leaving four people dead and thousands of homes under water. Several towns and cities have been flooded, including the state capital, Brisbane.
Australia floods photo gallery – Jan 12
A photo gallery showing the scale of the flooding in Australia.
Australia floods: Great Barrier Reef damage could last years
As parts of Australia experience more flooding, one scientist writes for Channel 4 News about the impact on the Great Barrier Reef. Dr Britta Schaffelke says the damage could last several years.
Australia floods: Brisbane ‘resembles war zone’
As Queensland’s premier Anna Bligh says that parts of Brisbane look like a “war zone”, Channel 4 News’ Jonathan Miller assesses the scale of the devastation.
Australia floods: waters rising in deserted Brisbane
Jonathan Miller blogs from Brisbane, where the waters continue to rise and the city braces itself to “wake up to a scene of widespread disaster”.
Australia floods: waters peak but destruction continues
Flood waters in Brisbane have peaked below the worst levels feared – but 20,000 homes are still flooded and thousands have fled Australia’s third largest city. Jonathan Miller reports from Brisbane.
Australia floods: a diary of disaster
After a day which quickly developed into disaster for people in Queensland, Pete Docherty – originally from Perthshire in Scotland – writes for Channel 4 News about the flood crisis in Australia.
LIVE BLOG: Australia floods, latest from Brisbane
Australia floods: follow the Channel 4 News team in Brisbane – Jonathan Miller and cameraman Matt Jasper – via our live blog, plus latest information, pictures and video.
Australia floods: what causes such severe weather?
As more flooding devastates parts of Australia Channel 4 News asks what is causing such unusual weather. Some experts believe the extreme conditions could last into the summer.
Australia floods: water levels steady in worst-hit city
River levels in the flood-hit Australian city of Rockhampton are expected to remain steady today. The city’s Mayor said it looked as though the worst of the flooding had passed.
Australia floods: water levels to rise
People in flood-hit parts of Australia are preparing for a further rise in water levels. Police are warning residents that deadly snakes and crocodiles lurking in the water may also pose a danger.
Australia floods: supplies flown in to submerged towns
Military aircrafts airlift supplies to communities being submerged by swollen rivers, as record flooding in Queensland cuts off roads and devastates farmland.
Australia counts the cost of Queensland floods
Brisbane and other devastated areas of Queensland face rebuilding on a scale of “post-war proportions” after flood levels in the city peak. Jonathan Miller reports from Australia.
Australia braced for powerful Tropical Cyclone Rusty
As New South Wales mops up after flash floods, another spell of severe weather is on the way for northern parts of Western Australia in the coming days.
Flood risk continues across south east Australia
A large part of south east Australia faces a continued flood risk during the next few days as more heavy rain is expected to fall.