Flooding around the Gympie region has closed roads and put homes and businesses underwater. Gympie Times photographers Craig Warhurst and Renee Pilcher have captured the disaster unfold. See more
FLOODWATERS were starting to recede in Gympie on this date last year, but damage repair and a massive clean-up effort were only just beginning.
AS Louisa and Clinton Corbet cleaned up after Gympie's Mary St flood, one year ago this week, there was one sentiment they grew to find especially irritating.
A MASSIVE wall of water tore down Wide Bay Creek just over one year ago, after rain so intense it was never able to be accurately measured.
THE internet played an important role in helping manage the flood disaster that affected much of the former Kilkivan Shire area.
"YOU won't recognise the house," Karen Hewerdine said on Tuesday, one year and two days on from the virtual destruction of her Woolooga home.