On the 17th of December, 2015 the Sydney suburb of Kurnell, was hit by a severe storm, which caused major damage to homes and infrastructure in the area. Five days on with the clean up firmly underway, nearmap has exclusive aerial images that show just how devastating and pervasive the storm’s impact was.
Warehouse damage and over-turned truck.
Damage to homes and surrounding bushland
Roof removed from one house and extensive damage to neighbouring home.
Extensive damage to homes and debris over a large area.
Extensive damage to the Desalination plant. Debris from this roof is strewn over a 200,000 square metre area. Pieces of roof are over 400m away.
Damage to warehouses.
Damaged to electricity transformers and surrounding buildings.
Damage to fences and back yards.
A building is completely flattened
A suburban backyard is transformed into a junkyard.