Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Brisbane: Queensland's Marina

It's been a bit wet this past week.  Friday morning last week I found my car in a foot and a half of water.  It was sitting in the garage at the time.  Downstairs had 3-4 inches of water through almost all of it.

Today, this is the report:



http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood/ <-- a decent map showing rainfall


http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/photogallery/queensland/violent-weather-pummels-brisbane/20101011-16edn.html has some photos of the region


The following roads are flood affected in the Greater Brisbane Area:

Acacia Ridge - Paradise Rd between Learoyd St and Beaudesert Rd.
Bald Hills - Old Gympie Road between Strathpine Rd South Pine Rd and Bunnings.
Bardon - Ithaca Creek at Bowman Pde.
Brendale - Kremzow Rd.
Brookfield - Boscombe Rd between Rafting Ground Rd & Brookfield.
Brookfield - Rafting Ground Rd is currently closed due to flooding and road damage.
Camp Mountain - Mt Nebo Rd between McCarthy’s Lookout and Camp Mountain Rd Lookout.
Carina - Fursden Rd.
Deagon - Henderson Rd.
Draper - Drapers Crossing.
Drewvale - Gowan Rd before Illaweena Rd.
Eagle Farm - Barcham St.
Joyner - Youngs Crossing Rd between Dayboro Rd and Protheroe Rd
Kallangur - Duffield Rd.
Kallangur - Goodfellows Rd.
Kallangur - Marsden Rd.
Kallangur - Nellies Lane and Brickworks Rd,.
Lansbury Ave, Ashgrove.
Lawnton - Nelson Rd.
Mt Cootha - Gap Creek Rd before Brisbane Forest.
Murarrie - Murarrie Rd (truck access only).
Nathan - University Rd and Don Young Rd.
New Cleveland Rd and Chelsea Rd, Gumdale.
Ransome - Molle Rd.
Rochedale South - Rochedale Rd (rural area).
Rocklea - Marshall Road between Gilmour Rd and Granard Rd.
Sandgate - Second Ave and Flinders Pde.
Sheldon - Avalon Rd.
Strathpine - Bells Pocket Road between Shakespeare Rd and Lawnton Pocket Rd.
Sumner - Wacol Station Rd.
Thornlands - Abeya St and Boundary Rd.
Virginia - Saltash St between Rudley St and Telford St.
Wynnum West - Sandy Camp Rd.


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