"I've never seen that much rain before in one hit," one stunned local said. The heavy falls almost cut off access to the town.
Eastern Australia is shivering through a wintery blast, with wild wilds and flooding in Victoria, and plunging temperatures in NSW.
Scenes of spiders scrambling to higher ground have stunned people during the floods spreading across eastern Australia.
Scenes of thousands of spiders scrambling for higher ground as floodwaters takeover NSW have horrified onlookers from around the world.
Parts of NSW are now underwater after only a year ago suffering through devastating bushfires that saw livelihoods and homes destroyed.
A farmer who fought to save his property from the bushfires a year ago says his family is struggling after two of their homes floated away in the treacherous NSW floods.
NSW is bracing for more days of extraordinary weather, and the Bureau of Meteorology warns of three major areas expected to be in the most danger.
Ms Fotheringham spent Friday night at her parents property just inland from Taree, NSW, where 250 millimetres of rain fell the night before her big day.
Communities on the NSW Mid North Coast have become isolated and a train has derailed after an enormous amount of rain fell just north of Coffs Harbour.
On average four cyclones cross the Australian coast in a season, but in 2021 we could be looking at six or more.
Large chunks of greater Sydney and NSW's Central West are set for damaging winds and large hailstones as part of a severe thunderstorm expected on Monday afternoon.
At least two people are dead after Cyclone Yasa tore through Fiji, with whole villages flatted as 345km/h wind gusts hit.
People are being warned to 'take action now' as wild weather lashing NSW and southeast Queensland is set to continue.
The is major warnings about flash flooding in parts of NSW and Queensland as more rainfall and strong winds continue into the weekend.
Just when it appeared the wild weather was over NSW is set for another wet weekend with thunderstorms and hail forecast.