On the Brisbane floods

Some interesting stuff on Brisbane and floods: Just in case you didn’t know that Queensland was a flood-province here is the Bureau of Meteorology’s history of flooding on the Bremer and the Brisbane Rivers. Have a look at how many floods and especially at the 1893 flood – and the extracts from the papers/journals/diaries. http://www.bom.gov.au/hydro/flood/qld/fld_history/brisbane_history.shtml [Read more]

What do you say?

What do you say when you are living in a place, where on the day the floods hit Toowoomba and Grantham, we received our first rain for 12 months and probably only rain for the next 12 months? Barely enough to justify turning the wipers on. What do you say to the mate you’ve known [Read more]