Lightning, flooding and trees down as storm hits region

The underpass in Warragul was flooded after storms lashed the area.

A house in Warragul was struck by lightning, trees fell over roads and flash flooding was reported as storms hit West Gippsland on Wednesday night. The VICSES said it had 16 requests for assistance across Gippsland from 12.30pm on Wednesday,

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Flooding for Garfield

The Tarago River at Robin Hood Reserve was fast flowing on Thursday as much of Baw Baw Shire avoided the forecast deluge of rain.

While much of Baw Baw Shire avoided the forecast deluge of rain late last week, some localised flooding was experienced in the west of the shire and into Cardinia Shire on Thursday. Heavy rain in Garfield saw localised flooding in

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Freeway flooding

The Trafalgar Chamber of Commerce hope recent attention to highway flooding in the town will see relevant authorities work towards fixing the problem.

Trafalgar Chamber of Commerce is hopeful a solution can be found to drainage issues which has caused localised flooding in the town’s main street during recent storm events. BK’s Takeaway owner Brendan Kingwill said the chamber had been concerned about

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