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Fishing trawler Dianne recovered as experts investigate how boat sank

16:11 EDT

Investigators are set to examine a fishing trawler which capsized off the central Queensland coast in October, claiming six lives.

Broome smashes annual rainfall record in less than two months as Cyclone Kelvin caps big wet

11:03 EDT

Broome has officially endured its wettest year on record after more than two years' worth of rain fell on the Kimberley in the past two months.

Cyclonic Queensland surf hits its peak today, Gold Coast beaches still closed

18:58 EDT

Cyclonic swells have peaked along southern Queensland beaches today, with conditions this morning described as "good as you can get" for experienced surfers.