State Emergency Service (SES) workers have delivered some rare good news to the residents of north Victoria's flood affected communities, informing Picola locals their homes will not be inundated. Picola residents were told at a town meeting on Saturday that their homes were not in danger.However, the levee at nearby Nathalia posed a safety risk and an evacuation notice for the town was re-issued on Saturday for a further 48 hours.
The Broken Creek has peaked in Nathalia in northern Victoria and so far the town's makeshift flood defences are holding. But the flood threat is not over for the 1,400 people who live there.The creek will remain at its peak for at l... Read Post
Authorities are bracing for a higher than anticipated flood peak at Barmah, in northern Victoria. Staff from the State Emergency Service (SES) and volunteers have spent the night sandbagging an area two kilometres east of the town.T... Read Post