Damaging storms have left their mark on the region. Photographers Bruce Thomas and Trevor Veale took these pictures.
LINDA Willsher was home alone when a mini-tornado peeled back her roof like a sardine can.
THE Brown family of Upper Orara has again been hit by bad luck and the destructive force of Mother Nature.
SHORT, sharp and violent wind gusts, pushed by a powerful thunderstorm, have devastated the Orara Valley.
PAUL Southwell's Dairyville house stood right in the path of the destruction. The wind roared down a corridor between the trees towards the family home.