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|User Info||AU: Victorian flood front ruins farm sector; entered at 2011-01-19 12:58:35|
Registered: 2008-08-06 Australia
Appears the eastern side is underwater|
January 20, 2011
"This is without doubt the most significant flood in Victoria in the north and the northwest regions since the records began, something in the order of 130 years ago," Mr Ryan said.
The Victorian Farmers Federation backed the damage estimates, saying there had been devastating loss of grain and horticultural crops and significant livestock losses.
The Premier, who has already warned that the floods will deliver a "significant whack" to the state's economy, said last night the floods had caused enormous damage to roads, bridges, hospitals, utilities and mobile phone towers...
Aerial view of flooding from the Loddon River around Kerang in northern Victoria yesterday
Last modified: 2011-01-19 13:12:53 by lplate