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BOM warns Brisbane, south-east Queensland face flooding from ex-Cyclone Debbie

11:20 EDT

All south-east Queensland schools have been shut today and businesses are being asked to close by lunchtime as ex-Cyclone Debbie nears, bringing severe thunderstorms, torrential rain and flash flooding.

Government loans announced for cyclone-affected farmers as wet weather prevents assessment of crop damage

11:16 EDT

Wet weather has continued to plague parts of cyclone-affected north Queensland overnight, hampering farmers' efforts to survey damage to their properties.

Cyclone Debbie: Swift water rescues underway in Mackay, heavy rain stalls cyclone recovery

11:10 EDT

Swift water rescues are underway with at least 50 people stranded in outlying areas of Mackay in north Queensland after heavy rain in the region overnight, Police Commissioner Ian Stewart says.