Flooding in Grafton - photographs from Tuesday January 29. Photos: JoJo Newby / The Daily Examiner
GIVING the high frequency of floods, it's amazing how our river system captures the attention of the community - and it can send newspaper editors crazy too.
WHEN floodwaters begin to recede in the aftermath of ex-tropical cyclone Oswald, volunteers and charity groups will spring into action.
IT COULD be days before the Pacific Hwy between Ballina and Grafton – cutting off access to Yamba – is opened.
8.20PM UPDATE: AN EVACUATION order has been issued for Harwood as thousands are stranded across New South Wales by rising flood waters.
INSURANCE assessors are marshalling in regional Queensland and northern New South Wales preparing for the recovery process after widespread flooding.