Update: I’ve been out helping friends affected by the water, And have got some more photos, I’ll be uploading and posting a new entry answering most of the questions as best as i can.
Update2: Next Post
Just a quick post right now, Bringing some photos from the Kyogle Flood of Jan 2008
The Richmond River has been expecting to peak about 18m, Currently its peaked at 18.1m, Theres an online view of the current river height here: http://www.bom.gov.au/fwo/IDN60231/IDN60231.558002.plt.shtml
For other rivers in the area, Have a look at the BOM‘s main river level page: http://www.bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_fwo.pl?IDN60140.html