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Mayor say current flood conditions similar to 2011

Toowoomba's Mayor says the current flood contitions in the region are similar to 2011. 
Paul Antonio (pictured above) says the catchment is very wet and rainfall has been patchy but if the city had a big rainfall event right now, right across the catchment it would flood the area:
"The situation that we face now is probably not at all that different to what we faced in 2011, given that we had a very wet catchment and water in the creeks and the thing that we don't want now is a very intense period of rain".
Council is also preparing evacuation centre at Oakey and Jondaryn and has made sand available for sandbagging to help residents prepare in areas at risk of potential flooding.