Queensland water authorities found negligient in 2011 flood victims class action

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By Victoria Nugent
Updated December 3 2019 - 11:56pm, first published November 29 2019 - 1:19am
Residents watching the river rise in the Brisbane CBD in 2011. Photo: Paul Harris

Thousands of Queensland flood victims will receive payouts, with the Supreme Court of New South Wales today finding that water authorities breached their duty of care when handling flood operations in 2011.

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Victoria Nugent

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