As floodwaters poured through the heart of Toowoomba, our readers captured the action.
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FIVE years ago Sunday Toowoomba and the Lockyer Valley were devastated by a deadly torrent of floodwaters.
IT IS two years today that our region was devastated by the terrible floods of 2011.
ON January 10, amateur weather buff Neil Pennell did what trained meteorologists did not - predicted the devastating flood event which tore through Toowoomba.
A MODEST flood hero has for the first time publicly relived the moments when a desperate rescue attempt tragically fell short.
"OH my God, I'm being swept away, come and get me." The last words a mother heard from her son, stuck in raging floodwaters, before his phone cut out.