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.
AFTER five hot and sweaty days spent wielding a chainsaw in the tropics, most people would be headed straight to the pub for a cold drink.
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.
WAVES of a magnitude rarely seen in Hervey Bay lashed the foreshore yesterday in the wake of Cyclone Yasi's frightening march across Far North Queensland.
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.