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Straddie homes may slip into bay

Daniel Hurst
January 19, 2011
Redland City Council fears further erosion could put homes at risk at Amity Point on North Stradbroke Island. Photo: Redland City Council

Three North Stradbroke Island homes could be at risk of slipping into the bay, after an eddy carved 25 metres from the foreshore at Amity Point.

Redland City Council today reported problems with erosion at the point, saying excessive amounts of run-off and debris from last week’s floods in Brisbane had spread into Moreton Bay.

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