East Coast Rainfall Bulletin
||Rain to 9am||Interval|
|BICHENO (COUNCIL DEPOT)||0.0||24|
|FINGAL (LEGGE STREET)||0.0||24|
|GRAY (DALMAYNE RD)||0.0||24|
|LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER)||0.0||24|
|LEWIS HILL (ST PAULS RIVER)||0.0||24|
|LITTLE SWANPORT (LISDILLON FARM)||0.0||24|
|LLEWELLYN (SOUTH ESK RIVER)||0.0||24|
|MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR)||0.0||24|
|ORFORD (AUBIN COURT)||0.0||24|
|ST HELENS AERODROME||0.0||24|
|SWANSEA (FRANCIS STREET)||0.0||24|
|TOOMS LAKE (TOOMS RIVER)||0.0||24|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.