A ROCKHAMPTON teacher will brief the government after using Facebook to provide life-saving advice to millions of people during the Qld floods and Cyclone Yasi.
6.50pm: THE potential for the development of a significant tropical cyclone near Fiji in the next 24 hours has been upgraded from fair to good.
IT was with a mix of devastation and relief Warwick-ites, both at home and in northern Queensland, met the sunrise yesterday.
JACQUELINE Steward and 21 other staff members survived a wild night on Bedarra Island on Wednesday that saw Cyclone Yasi leave the five-star resort in ruins.
11am: Townsville residents have woken to a sea of destruction this morning after Cyclone Yasi hit late last night.