THE DAMAGE FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE DEBBIERoads are cut around Bowen, Airlie Beach and Proserpine with isolated northern communities still out of contact.
Malcolm Turnbull wants government agencies, banks and insurers to "pull together" to deal with the aftermath of Cyclone Debbie.
Two fishermen whose boat ran aground on rocks in the Whitsundays overnight in the midst of Cyclone Debbie have been found safe and well.
Torrential rain is hampering efforts to assess cyclone damage in the north Queensland town of Bowen.
The Duchess of Cambridge has joked with parents that she will see them "at the school gates" when Prince George starts school in September.
Canterbury coach Des Hasler remains confident he will ink an extension to stay at the Bulldogs, despite the intense scrutiny placed on him in the past week.
A man has been arrested as part of an investigation into the death of a British woman who worked at a Melbourne strip club, but police are yet to reveal how she died.
The full extent of the ferocious Cyclone Debbie's destruction won't be known until emergency teams begin a massive clean-up effort in its north Queensland disaster zone.
A fish and chip shop, a McDonald's car park and a Sydney car wash are among 320 surprising locations where women gave birth in NSW last year.
Malcolm Turnbull says the thoughts and prayers of all Australians are with the people of north Queensland, as Cyclone Debbie crosses the coastline.