Thousands without power after South Burnett's devastating weather
Thousands without power after South Burnett's devastating weather Donna Jones

Thousands without power due to severe storms

ERGON Energy has advised thousands of South Burnett homes and businesses are without power after severe storms in the area.

Towns affected included Coolabunia, Goodger, Kingaroy, Ellesmere, Taabinga, Haly Creek.

The loss of supply is due to damage caused by storm activity.

South Burnett

Towns on water restrictions as dam level drops to record low

Towns on water restrictions as dam level drops to record low

The CQ dam is predicted to reach the lowest record level mid 2019

'I sat and cried': Community support overwhelms CQ mum

'I sat and cried': Community support overwhelms CQ mum

Moranbah community jumped to the aid of family in need.

This map should terrify us all

This map should terrify us all

We can expect more extreme bush fire seasons that rage for longer