It was a fair shake too! 5.2 on the Richter Scale, which is pretty impressive for Australia. Epicenter in a fairly unpopulated area though, about 60kms south of Home Hill and 60kms west of Bowen.
South West Rocks (30.89šS 153.04šE, 5m ASL), Mid North Coast:
May 2013 Rainfall: 290.2mm (May Avg. 132.5mm)
May 2013 Raindays: 9 (May Avg. 11.3 raindays)
Year to date Rainfall: 1323.0mm (Jan-May Avg. 806.6mm)
Year to date Raindays: 71 (Jan-May Avg. 67.1 raindays)