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.
GYMPIE glazier Leisa Harch is back from repairing scores of damaged windows in Townsville.
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.
EX-GYMPIE residents living and working in Townsville and Cairns were yesterday counting their blessings they didn't cop the full force of Cyclone Yasi.
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.