It's an unimaginable loss for the 17-year-old.
Cockatoos, turtles and the little lorikeet that could (we hope).
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'Stephanie is a hero and the police have confirmed this.'
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Residents will still be getting around in tinnies for a few days yet.
The Fitzroy River is expected to peak at 9 metres on Thursday morning.
You can't keep a good Aussie down.
The floods have so far claimed the lives of three people.
In an ideal situation, the RSPCA advises taking your dogs and cats with you when evacuating.
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"The vehicle was submerged and the water... had reached the roof."
Thousands have been evacuated and hundreds left stranded.
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It's going to be a long night for a lot of people around the border region.
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75 people have been killed and tens of thousands are homeless.
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Some communities have been cut off for days.
The 11-year-old had been playing in stormwater with his brother and some friends.