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ASF KEEPING HOPES OF CRUISE SHIP TERMINAL ALIVE

ASF was back in sales pitch mode today, with its Wavebreak Island resort & cruise ship terminal idea on tenterhooks. The consortium is imploring the new Government to at least look at its plans. Read More »

GOLD COAST PROPERTY PRICES BOOM

Leaving the days of the global financial crisis behind us, the Gold Coast property market is fast improving. On average, land values have increased right across the city – and tonight we’ll tell you the suburbs that made the biggest gains. Read More »

HEDGES AVENUE SLOWED TO 30KPH

Millionaires Row, at Mermaid Beach’s Hedges Avenue will soon be one of the city’s slowest roads. The speed limit will drop from 40 kilometres an hour to just 30, to reduce accidents, but not everyone’s happy. Read More »

BRAZEN THIEVES SMASH THROUGH SHOP WALLS, CUT UP ATM

Thieves have smashed through brick walls inside a Coomera shopping complex, cutting apart an ATM and escaping with thousands of dollars cash. It’s believed the gang was hammering and grinding for hours, just 100 metres away from the local police station. Read More »

ANGER OVER SENTENCE FOR BUS DRIVER BASHER

The family of a 63 year old bus driver- punched and kicked by a passenger- say, they’re livid at his attacker’s punishment. 21 year old Jean-Adelphe Lasm was given a nine month suspended sentence, and ordered to pay almost four thousand dollars compensation. Read More »

DEBATE OVER POISONING OF WILD DOGS AFTER ATTACK

Tweed residents fear a child could be the next victim, after a spate of attacks involving wild dogs. Last week, a family’s pet fox-terrier was mauled to death. Read More »

QPS WARNS MASSIVE CRACKDOWN ON DRUG DRIVERS

Queensland Police are reacting to startling figures that show drug driving has become a massive scourge on our community. In the space of just four months, the number of officers trained to carry out roadside drug tests will increase six-fold…   Read More »

WEATHER: AUTUMN AWESOMENESS

Garry Owens WA weather

This is my favourite time of the year and the first week of March is living up to expectations. Mornings have been cool and the days sunny and warm. The only catch is, it’s getting hotter inland, exacerbating the drought situation. An early Autumn heatwave is unfolding across the nation’s interior and some of that heat is spilling across the North West. It’s also affecting inland areas such as the Upper Hunter and cities like Taree, Kempsey and Grafton. The coast will be fanned by gusty afternoon seabreezes. Ocean temperatures are warm so it’s great for a swim. The fine run should continue for most of the week. Read More »

TITANS LAWYERS CALL FOR PLAYERS TO BE REINSTATED

Titans lawyers are calling for the drugs case against several players, past and present, to be dropped immediately. They say, evidence is non-existant.. And irreparable damage has already been done. They’ve written to the Titans Board, suggesting players be re-instated before this weekend’s opening round. Read More »

ACCUSED BUS ASSAULTER ESCAPES JAIL

A 22-year-old woman has escaped jail again, over a disgusting attack on an elderly bus passenger, that sparked national outrage. Tessa Scott has this report from Brisbane. Read More »

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