Queensland hail storm kills 800 chickens at Tansey, west of Gympie

Queensland hail storm kills 800 chickens at Tansey, west of Gympie

Updated October 12, 2018 15:53:40 Photo: Chicken farmer Leanne Geri says her farm suffered $300,000 of damage. (ABC News: Bruce Atkinson) As if drought was not enough, Thursday afternoon’s wild hail storm and tornado has left egg producer Leanne Geri with the unenviable task of picking up about 800 dead …

Town pounded by tornado in Tansey as storms hit South Burnett in Queensland

Town pounded by tornado in Tansey as storms hit South Burnett in Queensland

Updated October 11, 2018 22:08:22 The small town of Tansey, west of Gympie in Queensland, is cleaning up after it was hit by a tornado as thunderstorm cells moved across the south-east of the state on Thursday afternoon. Key points: Crops and farm buildings damaged by tornado and large hail …