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  • Banana farmer Kerry Alcock stands near his cyclone damaged crop outside the northern Queensland town of Innisfail, 84 kilometers (52 miles) from Cairns, Wednesday, March 22, 2006. (AP)Source: AP
2006 was the year that Cyclone Larry rung up a 250 million dollar insurance claim for the people of Northern Queensland. Wind gusts reached up to 240 kilometres an hour causing 1 and a half billion dollars’ worth of damage.
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