Planes, trains cancelled north of Gympie

FLIGHTS to Hervey Bay and train services through Maryborough have been cancelled as Cyclone Marcia makes its way south.

Virgin and Qantas have confirmed all flights to Hervey Bay, Mackay, Rockhampton, Bundaberg and Gladstone have been suspended for the remainder of Friday.

The tilt train service from Brisbane to Cairns has also been suspended north of Gympie.

Cyclone Marcia made landfall on Friday morning near Shoalwater Bay.