Residents of damaged houses in Burrum Heads start the huge task of cleaning up and rebuilding their homes.
RESIDENTS described the tornado as like a bomb going off. Everything in its path, from waterfront properties to caravan park residences, was destroyed.
HILLCREST Caravan Park residents Rod Ross, 75, and Lesley Armstrong, 61, are enjoying the calm after the storm in a rotunda at the Burrum Heads foreshore.
WITH an explosive force that tore an entire wall off her home, Ann Roberts was thrown against a wall by the tornado that struck in the early hours of Sunday.
THE Queensland flood crisis should ease by Thursday, with the exception of Rockhampton which has a large body of waters heading towards it this weekend.
A MEGA disaster relief fund to shield taxpayers from sudden levies to recoup costs after significant weather events could be on the cards after flood disasters.