West & Sth Coast Rainfall Bulletin
||Rain to 9am||Interval|
|LOW ROCKY POINT||14.0||24|
|MAYDENA POST OFFICE||18.0||24|
|SCOTTS PEAK DAM||17.6||24|
|QUEENSTOWN (SOUTH QUEENSTOWN)||69.4||72|
|TIM SHEA (SUMMIT)||3.0||24|
|WARATAH (MOUNT ROAD)||24.4||24|
|ZEEHAN (WEST COAST PIONEERS MUSEUM)||34.0||24|
Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.