A chopper crew scouted the best route to free the man
The recent rain has rivers running and spirits high in Southwest Qld
Emergency declared over Queensland flood threat
Southwest Queensland braces for flooding as dams go from empty to full
Residents in low-lying areas are being asked to get ready to leave
Police urge caution amid localised flash flooding risk
Temperatures of up to 39 degrees expected in Brisbane, Ipswich
Floodwaters subside in south-west Queensland.
Residents self-evacuating as necessary as flood levels keep rising
St George escapes worst as flooding heads south.
SES crews help flood-ravaged towns
Heavy rain brings on second wave of flooding.
Forecast for southern Queensland and mid to north New South Wales.