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A weeks worth of flooding
The remnants of Cyclone Oswald still brought destructive flooding and strong winds for Queensland and New South Wales
Last Modified: 28 Jan 2013 10:26


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Hundreds have been evacuated from the towns of Gladstone and Bunderberg while New South Wales braces for more flooding.


DAVE HUNT/EPA
About 2000 people have been cut off by flood waters and emergency services have performed dozens of rescues, as destructive winds and rain batter New South Wales.


Paul Beutel/EPA
Residents wade waist-high through flood water in an attempt to retrieve some of their property.


DAN PELED/EPA
Thousands of home owners are dealing with flooding around their properties. It could be weeks before the waters recede.


DAN PELED/EPA
Driving through flood water is extremely dangerous and could cause the vehicles to stall out, leaving the passengers stuck in potentially rising waters.


NICOLE ARMITSTEAD / HANDOUT/EPA
Children enjoy the by product of surf and winds and as the light fluffy foam makes its way on shore near Burleigh Heads in Queensland, Australia.


DAVE HUNT/EPA
The remnants of Cyclone Oswald have been more destructive than some full blown storms; bringing a years worth of rain to some communities in just over a week.


Paul Beutel/EPA
Andrew Cooney & his pet parrot Jake take in the destruction left behind by the recent storms.


Paul Beutel/EPA
Residents of Queensland and New South Wales will soon be undertaking the extensive job of cleaning up from the storms that have plagued the regions for over a week.


Chris Hyde/Getty Images
Warnings are expected to continue for at least the next few days as the rain is expected to be heaviest along coastal New South Wales.


Chris Hyde/Getty Images
And not too close to the water either as these kids can sit on shore and play in the "sea bubbles".



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Australia Floodinghttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113en-usAl Jazeerafeedback@daylife.com10Mon, 28 Jan 2013 07:01:04 GMTMon, 28 Jan 2013 09:07:36 GMTWatching the wild weatherhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=00fE24E5V71Sg

Hundreds have been evacuated from the towns of Gladstone and Bunderberg while New South Wales braces for more flooding.

Mon, 28 Jan 2013 05:10:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=00fE24E5V71SgChris HydeGetty ImagesGetty Images

Hundreds have been evacuated from the towns of Gladstone and Bunderberg while New South Wales braces for more flooding.

Watching the wild weather
Dangerous drivehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=03nt1eObuC88x

About 2000 people have been cut off by flood waters and emergency services have performed dozens of rescues, as destructive winds and rain batter New South Wales.

Sun, 27 Jan 2013 15:28:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=03nt1eObuC88xDAVE HUNTEPAEPA Images

About 2000 people have been cut off by flood waters and emergency services have performed dozens of rescues, as destructive winds and rain batter New South Wales.

Dangerous drive
Salvaging their belongingshttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=09AcgjD7r69Ho

Residents wade waist-high through flood water in an attempt to retrieve some of their property.

Sun, 27 Jan 2013 10:01:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=09AcgjD7r69HoPaul BeutelEPAEPA Images

Residents wade waist-high through flood water in an attempt to retrieve some of their property.

Salvaging their belongings
The only way to travel is by boathttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=03Qm7hr8UW4sm

Thousands of home owners are dealing with flooding around their properties. It could be weeks before the waters recede.

Sun, 27 Jan 2013 15:28:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=03Qm7hr8UW4smDAN PELEDEPAEPA Images

Thousands of home owners are dealing with flooding around their properties. It could be weeks before the waters recede.

The only way to travel is by boat
Taking a chancehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0alU3yWaQmc9o

Driving through flood water is extremely dangerous and could cause the vehicles to stall out, leaving the passengers stuck in potentially rising waters.

Sat, 26 Jan 2013 20:20:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0alU3yWaQmc9oDAN PELEDEPAEPA Images

Driving through flood water is extremely dangerous and could cause the vehicles to stall out, leaving the passengers stuck in potentially rising waters.

Taking a chance
Sea foam funhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=04t366o5YZaZQ

Children enjoy the by product of surf and winds and as the light fluffy foam makes its way on shore near Burleigh Heads in Queensland, Australia.

Mon, 28 Jan 2013 05:48:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=04t366o5YZaZQNICOLE ARMITSTEAD / HANDOUTEPAEPA Images

Children enjoy the by product of surf and winds and as the light fluffy foam makes its way on shore near Burleigh Heads in Queensland, Australia.

Sea foam fun
Floods in New South Waleshttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0e7KaR35uO2dA

The remnants of Cyclone Oswald have been more destructive than some full blown storms; bringing a years worth of rain to some communities in just over a week.

Sun, 27 Jan 2013 15:28:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0e7KaR35uO2dADAVE HUNTEPAEPA Images

The remnants of Cyclone Oswald have been more destructive than some full blown storms; bringing a years worth of rain to some communities in just over a week.

Floods in New South Wales
Surveying the damagehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0bKa5VacpX1Fc

Andrew Cooney & his pet parrot Jake take in the destruction left behind by the recent storms.

Sun, 27 Jan 2013 09:45:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0bKa5VacpX1FcPaul BeutelEPAEPA Images

Andrew Cooney & his pet parrot Jake take in the destruction left behind by the recent storms.

Surveying the damage
The cleanup is about to beginhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0gCe59J9Gq6df

Residents of Queensland and New South Wales will soon be undertaking the extensive job of cleaning up from the storms that have plagued the regions for over a week.

Sun, 27 Jan 2013 09:43:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0gCe59J9Gq6dfPaul BeutelEPAEPA Images

Residents of Queensland and New South Wales will soon be undertaking the extensive job of cleaning up from the storms that have plagued the regions for over a week.

The cleanup is about to begin
Flood warnings continuehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0bb25aE3d9aIH

Warnings are expected to continue for at least the next few days as the rain is expected to be heaviest along coastal New South Wales.

Mon, 28 Jan 2013 05:52:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0bb25aE3d9aIHChris HydeGetty ImagesGetty Images

Warnings are expected to continue for at least the next few days as the rain is expected to be heaviest along coastal New South Wales.

Flood warnings continue
Not all doom and gloomhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0gj67ms47h8GJ

And not too close to the water either as these kids can sit on shore and play in the "sea bubbles".

Mon, 28 Jan 2013 05:53:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Weather-280113?image_id=0gj67ms47h8GJChris HydeGetty ImagesGetty Images

And not too close to the water either as these kids can sit on shore and play in the "sea bubbles".

Not all doom and gloom


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