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Perth Now
Residents see cows wash away in Qld floodResidents are leaving properties at Lowmead and Baffle Creek as floodwaters beg
Perth Now / Posted 35 minutes ago
Residents are leaving properties at Lowmead and Baffle Creek as floodwaters begin to rise in parts of central Queensland due to major rainfall. Gladstone Regional Council deputy mayor Chris Trevor told AAP forced evacuations have not taken place... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Residents see cows wash away in Qld floodResidents are leaving properties at Lowmead and Baffle Creek as floodwaters beg
Geelong Advertiser / Posted an hour ago
Residents are leaving properties at Lowmead and Baffle Creek as floodwaters begin to rise in parts of central Queensland due to major rainfall. Gladstone Regional Council deputy mayor Chris Trevor told AAP forced evacuations have not taken place... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Residents see cows wash away in Qld floodResidents are leaving properties at Lowmead and Baffle Creek as floodwaters beg
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
Residents are leaving properties at Lowmead and Baffle Creek as floodwaters begin to rise in parts of central Queensland due to major rainfall. Gladstone Regional Council deputy mayor Chris Trevor told AAP forced evacuations have not taken place... Read more
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The North West Star
Families of missing six cling to hope as wild weather hampers searchcapsized. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull for hours after
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
capsized. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull for hours after the trawler, named Dianne, capsized off the central Queensland coast about 7.30pm on Monday. He was plucked from the sea about 12 hours later by a passing yacht. But... Read more
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News.com.au
Residents see cows wash away in Qld floodResidents are leaving properties at Lowmead and Baffle Creek as floodwaters beg
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
Residents are leaving properties at Lowmead and Baffle Creek as floodwaters begin to rise in parts of central Queensland due to major rainfall. Gladstone Regional Council deputy mayor Chris Trevor told AAP forced evacuations have not taken place... Read more
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Perth Now
Man fights for life after city flood crashcoast south of Rockhampton,” the warning said. “An intensifying upper trough i
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
coast south of Rockhampton,” the warning said. “An intensifying upper trough is forecast to remain slow-moving over the central Queensland interior. Combined with a moist air mass, and a coastal trough over the Hervey Bay and Capricornia waters,... Read more
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Perth Now
‘We need everybody to keep positive’with one calling him a “survivor”.media_cameraRuben McDornan was rescued by a y
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
with one calling him a “survivor”.media_cameraRuben McDornan was rescued by a yacht after the Boat Dianne capsized off the Central Queensland coast. Mr Hoffman’s sister Heidi Sargeant posted on Facebook asking people to keep her brother in their... Read more
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The North West Star
Families of missing six cling to hope as wild weather hampers searchcapsized. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull for hours after
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
capsized. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull for hours after the trawler, named Dianne, capsized off the central Queensland coast about 7.30pm on Monday. He was plucked from the sea about 12 hours later by a passing yacht. But... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Missing trawler crew have 'best shot at survival due to experience'due to experience, rescue coordinator says The family of the missing "safety-c
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
due to experience, rescue coordinator says The family of the missing "safety-conscious" skipper of a trawler that sank off central Queensland say he ran a dry boat and would have equipped his crew with the skills to survive in open waters. Hopes... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Wife’s dash to survivorTHE sole confirmed survivor of a Cairns fishing boat capsized in rough waters o
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
THE sole confirmed survivor of a Cairns fishing boat capsized in rough waters off the Central Queensland coast was expected to be reunited with his wife today. Cairns sea cucumber diver Ruben McDornan was the only member of the six-man crew found... Read more
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TheBull
Aurizon volumes up on new AGL Liddell dealput the strong quarterly pick up to a boost in demand after Cyclone Debbie from
TheBull / Posted 4 hours ago
put the strong quarterly pick up to a boost in demand after Cyclone Debbie from its main Goonyella coal haulage line in Central Queensland, which only restarted on a limited basis from late April after the tropical cyclone hit... Read more
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Perth Now
Rugby League World Cup Ultimate GuidePride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
Pride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason Cerruto (Penrith Panthers), Gavin Hiscox (Central Queensland Capras), Jack Johns (Newcastle Knights), Richard Lepori (Oldham Roughyeds), Mark Minichiello (Hull FC),... Read more
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Perth Now
World Cup squads: Every team, every countryPride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
Pride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason Cerruto (Penrith Panthers), Gavin Hiscox (Central Queensland Capras), Jack Johns (Newcastle Knights), Richard Lepori (Oldham Roughyeds), Mark Minichiello (Hull FC),... Read more
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News.com.au
Up to 180mm to hit as downpour continuesup to 180mm of rainfall predicted for the regions. The search for six men fear
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
up to 180mm of rainfall predicted for the regions. The search for six men feared dead after their trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast continues. Bundaberg, Rockhampton, Yeppoon, Mackay, Proserpine, Hamilton Island, Bowen and Ayr have... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Rugby League World Cup Ultimate GuidePride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
Pride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason Cerruto (Penrith Panthers), Gavin Hiscox (Central Queensland Capras), Jack Johns (Newcastle Knights), Richard Lepori (Oldham Roughyeds), Mark Minichiello (Hull FC),... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Rugby League World Cup Ultimate GuidePride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Pride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason Cerruto (Penrith Panthers), Gavin Hiscox (Central Queensland Capras), Jack Johns (Newcastle Knights), Richard Lepori (Oldham Roughyeds), Mark Minichiello (Hull FC),... Read more
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News.com.au
Rugby League World Cup Ultimate GuidePride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
Pride). Chris Centrone, Josh Mantellato, Brenden Santi (all Wyong Roos), Mason Cerruto (Penrith Panthers), Gavin Hiscox (Central Queensland Capras), Jack Johns (Newcastle Knights), Richard Lepori (Oldham Roughyeds), Mark Minichiello (Hull FC),... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Up to 180mm expected as downpour continuesup to 180mm of rainfall predicted for the regions. The search for six men fear
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
up to 180mm of rainfall predicted for the regions. The search for six men feared dead after their trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast continues. Bundaberg, Rockhampton, Yeppoon, Mackay, Proserpine, Hamilton Island, Bowen and Ayr have... Read more
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The North West Star
'If anyone is a fighter it's Adam': Search for six fishermen to resumetheir trawler capsized. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull fo
The North West Star / Posted 7 hours ago
their trawler capsized. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull for hours after the trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast about 7.30pm on Monday. He was plucked from the sea about 12 hours later by a passing yacht. But... Read more
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The Age
'If anyone is a fighter it's Adam': Search for six fishermen to resumethey might have survived. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
they might have survived. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull for hours after the trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast about 7.30pm on Monday. Missing fisherman Adam Bidner, whose sister posted a message of hope... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'If anyone is a fighter it's Adam': Search for six fishermen to resumethey might have survived. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
they might have survived. One man, named as Ruben McDornan, clung to the hull for hours after the trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast about 7.30pm on Monday. Missing fisherman Adam Bidner, whose sister posted a message of hope... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hope fades for six trawler crewmen missing off central Queenslandfade for missing crew Hopes are fading for six fishermen missing in waters aft
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 hours ago
fade for missing crew Hopes are fading for six fishermen missing in waters after their trawler capsized and sank off the central Queensland coast on Monday night. The sea cucumber trawler went down in Bustard Bay, north of the town of Seventeen... Read more
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The North West Star
Schools closed by Queensland's wild weatherThe following DETE facilities will be closed on Tuesday 29 January. Central Qu
The North West Star / Posted 9 hours ago
The following DETE facilities will be closed on Tuesday 29 January. Central Queensland: Darling Downs South West: (P) = Pending power restoration. Check website tomorrow morning. TAFE Campus Closures Independent schools Catholic... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Search continues after trawler capsizedThe search for six men feared dead after their trawler capsized off the central
Sky News Australia / Posted 11 hours ago
The search for six men feared dead after their trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast will resume at first light after efforts were earlier suspended due to bad weather. Hopes of finding the men alive faded on Tuesday when strong winds... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
CBD getting creativeCENTRAL Queensland University is bringing a slice of creativity to the CBD, wit
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 15 hours ago
CENTRAL Queensland University is bringing a slice of creativity to the CBD, with auditions for new degrees starting this week. From March next year the university will offer Bachelor of Creative Arts and Bachelor of Music degrees. Bachelor of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Topical plan for tropicstravels in March, it will be business as usual on the property bought by his fa
Weekly Times / Posted 16 hours ago
travels in March, it will be business as usual on the property bought by his father in 1991 to drought-proof the family’s central Queensland properties. Since his father died in 2003, he has overseen management, introducing several... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Survivor heard mates’ cries for helpnow feared dead were screaming from ­inside their sinking boat while a crewmate
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 17 hours ago
now feared dead were screaming from ­inside their sinking boat while a crewmate clung to the hull after it capsized off the central Queensland coast. Ruben McDornan survived for 12 hours in heavy seas and before he was plucked to safety after a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Survivor heard mates’ cries for helpnow feared dead were screaming from ­inside their sinking boat while a crewmate
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
now feared dead were screaming from ­inside their sinking boat while a crewmate clung to the hull after it capsized off the central Queensland coast. Ruben McDornan survived for 12 hours in heavy seas and before he was plucked to safety after a... Read more
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News.com.au
Survivor heard mates’ cries for helpA search is on for six people missing after their boat capsized off the central
News.com.au / Posted 17 hours ago
A search is on for six people missing after their boat capsized off the central Queensland coast. Ruben McDornan survived for 12 hours in heavy seas after the trawler Dianne overturned near Middle Island, north of Town of 1770.Source:News Corp... Read more
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Perth Now
Cyclone Debbie’s not done yethas one last sting in her tail for Queensland, combining with record high tempe
Perth Now / Posted 20 hours ago
has one last sting in her tail for Queensland, combining with record high temperatures to put swathes of southern and central Queensland in the bushfire firing line. The latest bushfire forecast says record high average temperatures across... Read more
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Perth Now
Hail reported as severe storms cross southabout 180km south west of Mount Isa, reached 41.2C, the highest temperature in
Perth Now / Posted 20 hours ago
about 180km south west of Mount Isa, reached 41.2C, the highest temperature in the state so far today. The central Queensland town of Richmond wasn’t far behind, hitting 40.1C just before midday. Meanwhile Longreach, Winton,... Read more
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Perth Now
Flood warnings spread as rain continuesincluding Burrum River, Baffle Creek and into Gladstone could all be affected.
Perth Now / Posted 20 hours ago
including Burrum River, Baffle Creek and into Gladstone could all be affected. An intensifying upper trough over central Queensland is set to shift north and combine with the coastal trough off Fraser Island and into Capricornia,... Read more
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Perth Now
Wetsuits, thongs found after trawler tragedyroads across the southern Gladstone region have been closed due to flooding aft
Perth Now / Posted 20 hours ago
roads across the southern Gladstone region have been closed due to flooding after almost 400mm of rain was dumped in central Queensland. A severe weather warning for heavy rainfall and damaging wind remains in place, as well as a flood watch... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hope fading for missing trawler crew as search hampered by 'some of the worst conditions seen'The search for six missing fishermen off the central Queensland coast has been
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
The search for six missing fishermen off the central Queensland coast has been hampered by severe weather conditions, which have forced some aircraft and vessels to return to land. Police said the extreme conditions meant hope of finding the... Read more
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The Age
Hope fading for missing trawler crew as search hampered by 'some of the worst conditions seen'The search for six missing fishermen off the central Queensland coast has been
The Age / Posted 23 hours ago
The search for six missing fishermen off the central Queensland coast has been hampered by severe weather conditions, which have forced some aircraft and vessels to return to land. Police said the extreme conditions meant hope of finding the... Read more
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Perth Now
Schwarten's Rocky election choice revealedchallenge mayor Margaret Strelow in the intriguing factional fight to win Labor
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
challenge mayor Margaret Strelow in the intriguing factional fight to win Labor pre-selection for the seat of Rockhampton. Central Queensland public housing boss Barry O'Rourke will be Ms Strelow's opponent in the impending pre-selection battle,... Read more
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News.com.au
Six missing, roads closed in wild weatherA Rescue 500 helicopter is involved in the search for missing crew of a trawler
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
A Rescue 500 helicopter is involved in the search for missing crew of a trawler off central Queensland. Source:Supplied A SEARCH and rescue operation is underway for the crew of a trawler which overturned in heavy seas off central Queensland last... Read more
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Perth Now
Drivers risk lives after flood deathpeak near 7.5m tonight. The Mary River at Tiaro is likely to exceed the minor
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
peak near 7.5m tonight. The Mary River at Tiaro is likely to exceed the minor flood level (6m) tomorrow morning. Also in central Queensland, an emergency helicopter was called in to rescue a driver from the roof of his car, which is surrounded by... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Six missing after trawler capsizedA search is on for six people missing after their boat capsized off the central
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
A search is on for six people missing after their boat capsized off the central Queensland coast and one of their crewmates survived 12 hours in heavy seas to raise the alarm. Police say the fishing trawler overturned near Middle Island off the Town... Read more
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Weekly Times
Six missing after trawler sinks in QldA search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the cent
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
A search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast and one of their crewmates survived 12 hours in heavy seas before raising the alarm. Police say the boat overturned near Middle Island off the town... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Six missing after trawler sinks in QldA search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the cent
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
A search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast and one of their crewmates survived 12 hours in heavy seas before raising the alarm. Police say the boat overturned near Middle Island off the town... Read more
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The North West Star
Six missing in rough seas as trawler capsizes off Queensland townwhose boat capsized about midnight overnight. Two helicopters and emergency te
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
whose boat capsized about midnight overnight. Two helicopters and emergency teams are searching rough seas off the Central Queensland town of 1770 for six fishermen whose boat capsized about midnight overnight. Sam Cardwell from the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Man fights for life after city flood crashcoast south of Rockhampton,” the warning said. “An intensifying upper trough i
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
coast south of Rockhampton,” the warning said. “An intensifying upper trough is forecast to remain slow-moving over the central Queensland interior. Combined with a moist air mass, and a coastal trough over the Hervey Bay and Capricornia waters,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Six missing in rough seas as trawler capsizes off Queensland townTwo helicopters and emergency teams are searching rough seas off the Central Qu
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Two helicopters and emergency teams are searching rough seas off the Central Queensland town of 1770 for six fishermen whose boat capsized about midnight overnight. Sam Cardwell from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority said seven men had been... Read more
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News.com.au
Six missing after trawler sinks in QldA search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the cent
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
A search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast and one of their crewmates survived 12 hours in heavy seas before raising the alarm. Police say the boat overturned near Middle Island off the town... Read more
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Perth Now
Six missing after trawler sinks in QldA search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the cent
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
A search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast and one of their crewmates survived 12 hours in heavy seas before raising the alarm. Police say the boat overturned near Middle Island off the town... Read more
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The Age
Six missing in rough seas as trawler capsizes off Queensland townTwo helicopters and emergency teams are searching rough seas off the Central Qu
The Age / Posted yesterday
Two helicopters and emergency teams are searching rough seas off the Central Queensland town of 1770 for six fishermen whose boat capsized about midnight overnight. Sam Cardwell from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority said seven men had been... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Six missing after wild weather sinks trawlerA SEARCH and rescue operation is underway for the crew of a trawler which overt
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
A SEARCH and rescue operation is underway for the crew of a trawler which overturned in central Queensland last night. The fishing trawler overturned at about 7.30pm before sinking at about midnight near Middle Island, north of the Town of 1770. “A... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Six missing after trawler sinks in QldA search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the cent
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
A search is on for six people after their fishing trawler capsized off the central Queensland coast and one of their crewmates survived 12 hours in heavy seas before raising the alarm. Police say the boat overturned near Middle Island off the town... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Six missing after wild weather sinks trawlerRescue 500 helicopter is involved in the search for missing crew of a trawler o
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Rescue 500 helicopter is involved in the search for missing crew of a trawler off central Queensland. A SEARCH and rescue operation is underway for the crew of a trawler which overturned in central... Read more
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