Cyclone Debbie has left Marianna Tolo's family home in Mackay without power and they are fast running out of water.
Marianna Tolo has praised a WNBL landmark deal which will see Australia's best basketballer's paid a minimum wage.
It has been a long time between drinks for Tolo after she was last named in 2010-11 - a record equalling six-year gap between selections.
Retiring WNBL champion Carly Wilson has backed Marianna Tolo as a future Australian captain after claiming her third Capitals MVP award.
The Capitals are determined to send club champions Marianna Tolo and Carly Wilson out on a winning note.
Canberra Capitals coach Paul Goriss has called on WNBL referees to protect Marianna Tolo from "boxing matches" as teams try to stop her.
Canberra star Marianna Tolo is set to move her career to Europe at the end of the year.
Despite her Rio snub, former Canberra star Suzy Batkovic is not focused on Capitals skipper Marianna Tolo.
Marianna Tolo has stamped herself as one of the WNBL's best, but at the back of her mind is her next career move.
Marianna Tolo opens up on her sliding doors moment.
Marianna Tolo's sliding doors moment.
Canberra Capitals coach Paul Goriss says his team won't be bogged down by history, adamant the demons of the club's worst season in history have already been buried and forgotten about.
Marianna Tolo's 38 points inspired the Canberra Capitals to a 89-80 win over the Sydney Flames on Sunday.
At the fore of the new-look Canberra Capitals is their very own Big Three.
Canberra Capitals coach Paul Goriss says his fresh-faced side is streets ahead of where he thought it would be after their WNBL season opener.
Carly Wilson and Marianna Tolo have shared a house, and now they will share the Canberra Capitals captaincy.