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Mary Valley boy struck twice by snake

Mary Valley boy struck twice by snake

It's the third animal-related incident in past three days.

RAINBOW RESCUE: 'He looked like he was dead'

premium_icon RAINBOW RESCUE: 'He looked like he was dead'

Witnesses detail the dramatic rescue of a man from the Rainbow surf.

STORM: 5274 homes powerless, 30K lightning strikes in Gympie

premium_icon STORM: 5274 homes powerless, 30K lightning strikes in Gympie

Trees blocked roads, power lines fell and roofs caved in.

GYMPIE FIRE: 'F--- it's closer than I thought'

premium_icon GYMPIE FIRE: 'F--- it's closer than I thought'

Residents left 'waiting to bolt' as fire tears through bush.

WATCH: Harrowing scene as rescuers try to free driver

WATCH: Harrowing scene as rescuers try to free driver

Amazing scenes as crews fight to rescue trapped driver.

Light plane 'written off' in disastrous Kybong landing

Light plane 'written off' in disastrous Kybong landing

Trainee pilot taken to Gympie Hospital

Lightning strike sparks fire that destroys 'home'

Lightning strike sparks fire that destroys 'home'

A young family had been living in the converted shed days earlier

Gympie student hit by car outside school

Gympie student hit by car outside school

Traffic is being diverted around the scene