After some decent rain, is Queensland’s record drought finally over?
Friday April 9, 2021 – 00:06 EST
Recent rain has lead to green pastures across much of Queensland.
The paddocks are green, the cows are happy, and many farmers are smiling after weeks of rain.
But it might not be enough to declare an end to Queensland’s drought.
The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) said more follow up rain was needed over the coming months.
“The effect of that rainfall will only last so long. It’s really going to give benefit for a period of time, a few months,” said the BOM’s Luke Shelley.
Almost 67 per cent of the state remains…