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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.
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.
"The vehicle was submerged and the water... had reached the roof."
Thousands have been evacuated and hundreds left stranded.
It's going to be a long night for a lot of people around the border region.
75 people have been killed and tens of thousands are homeless.
Some communities have been cut off for days.