Goondiwindi experienced a record flood peak of 10.64 metres on 14 January 2011, and was above major flood level (8.5 metres) from January 9 to 10, and again from January 13 to 17.

Goondiwindi Hospital and Aged Care Facility were evacuated.

In excess of 400mm or rainfall was recorded in the Macintyre River catchment during December 2010 and January 2011. The vast majority of this rainfall fell between Januray 9 and 13.

River height records for Goondiwindi commenced in 1886 with 82 major flood peaks since that time. The peak of 10.64 metres recorded at Goondiwindi in January has replaced the previous record flood of 10.60 metres recorded in 1996.

Link: More Info on the 2010-11 Queensland floods

Location map - 2011 Goondiwindi Flood

December-January Rainfall - 2011 Goondiwindi Flood

Flood Rainfall - 2011 Goondiwindi Flood

Flood Height Graph - 2011 Goondiwindi Flood

Annual Flood Peaks - Goondiwindi