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Queensland floods 2013

To help yourself, you help others

John, a Bundaberg resident, businessman and community leader has always been there to help others. So he was caught off guard when his home was ravaged by the floods in January 2013. A year after, John calls Red Cross personal support the 'glue' that kept him together to start his journey to recovery. Read more.

Starting again

Colin Cossey lost everything when Bundaberg flooded. With help from Red Cross, he says, "my worry days are finished". Read Colin's story.

Helicopter ride to recovery

Racheal, Cliff and their three young children had to be evacuated from their home with no warning, a reminder of the importance of having an emergency plan in place. Read their story.

Red Cross response

How Red Cross is helping and how you can help people recover from the Queensland Floods. Read more.


Coping with a major personal crisis

Coping with a major personal crisis
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