Willanthery farm turned into 'marina' as Lachlan river swelled during 2022 floods

Andrew Mangelsdorf
January 22 2023 - 11:00am
Willanthery locals Ellie, Hamish and Annie Storrier load up a Christmas tree to bring home across the floodwaters. Picture supplied
Willanthery locals Ellie, Hamish and Annie Storrier load up a Christmas tree to bring home across the floodwaters. Picture supplied

A family from the Riverina's northwest has shared a gripping account of what they endured when the 2022 floods inundated large swathes of the region.

Andrew Mangelsdorf

Originally from South Australia, Andrew Mangelsdorf grew up in Victoria before launching his career in Temora, NSW. He also served as a journalist at Lake Cargelligo before making the move to The Daily Advertiser in 2022. Always on the lookout for story ideas, so if you've got one, let me know: andrew.mangelsdorf@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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