Steady rain brings localised flash flooding to south-east Queensland, tourism operators hoping for reprieve
By Jim MaloÂ and Jessica Lamb,
Tuesday April 6, 2021 – 01:17 EST
A man examinesÂ a car stuck in flash flooding at Peachester on the Sunshine Coast.
Queensland tourism operators say they’ve had “doubly bad luck” this Easter weekend, with last week’s lockdown and poor weather prompting waves of cancellations across the state.
The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicted a broad area of the state, ranging from the central coast to the NSW border, could be inundated with rain from a trough off the…