Queenslanders took to social media to share their experiences after days of wild weather across the state.
Hundreds of homes have flooded in Bundaberg, a major flood crisis is developing in the Lockyer Valley, and thousands of Brisbane residents have been told their homes and businesses could go under.
Here is a selection of pictures from social media.
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15:02 EDT South Australia is enduring one of its longest dry spells in years and despite cloud moving in from the northwest today, significant rain relief is a long way off.