East Coast Rainfall Bulletin
||Rain to 9am||Interval|
|BICHENO (COUNCIL DEPOT)||4.4||24|
|CHAIN OF LAGOONS||5.4||24|
|FINGAL (LEGGE STREET)||0.0||24|
|GRAY (DALMAYNE RD)||2.2||24|
|LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER)||0.8||24|
|LEWIS HILL (ST PAULS RIVER)||0.6||24|
|LLEWELLYN (SOUTH ESK RIVER)||0.0||24|
|MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR)||0.8||24|
|NUGENT (TWILIGHT VALLEY)||2.0||24|
|ORFORD (AUBIN COURT)||3.8||24|
|ST HELENS (GLIMPSE HILL)||18.2||24|
|ST HELENS AERODROME||1.0||24|
|SWANSEA (FRANCIS STREET)||1.6||24|
|TOOMS LAKE (TOOMS RIVER)||1.4||24|
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.