As the water receded in Ipswich the true extent of the flood damage emerged and the town got on with the clean-up.
LIFE has only recently returned to something resembling normal for Esme Sharpe, a resident of one of the worst-hit areas during the 2011 floods.
IPSWICH residents have been recognised for their efforts during January's flood disaster with a new billboard on Brisbane Rd saying thank you to the community.
12.45pm: GOODNA flood victims were consoled by Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard today.
WESTLIFE Church in Goodna will launch Operation Gyprock tomorrow, aiming to secure 50,000 square metres of gyprock to help displaced Goodna residents.
ALMOST two weeks after the floods that devastated scores of Ipswich homes the clean-up is almost over and families are left to rebuild their shattered lives.