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Monto Hit by third big flood in three years

THEY were told to prepare for a cyclone, but instead Monto was hit by their third big flood in five years.

We spoke to people at the heart of the action when creeks began to rapidly rise after midnight on Saturday morning.

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Rotary club looks after Mundubbera garden

HARD WORKER: David Leng, along with other gardeners from the Rotary club, looks after the Bicentennial Park gardens.

The club has been hard at work since before the floods.

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Farmers Mark Rackemann's farm has received about 100mm of rain in the past two weeks.

Peanut farmer welcomes recent rainfall.

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Director of Nursing Tracey Pattie led the charge in setting up the service in Monto for patients like Kim Pointon.

Tele-chemo service launches in Monto Hospital.

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