Entries by Carla Tooma

Jessica Mauboy breaks silence about no show at the Cup

UPDATE: Jessica Mauboy has broken her silence on her no-show at the Melbourne Cup to sing the national anthem. In a Twitter post, Mauboy wrote “Thank you to everyone for all the messages of concern, I am OK. “I am so sorry I didn’t perform at the Melbourne Cup yesterday, I was really looking forward to […]

Gold Coast pet foster carers needed urgently

Animal Welfare League Queensland has issued a call out for locals to become pet foster carers this summer. With up to six litters of kittens and puppies arriving on their doorstep each day, AWLQ are urging Gold Coasters to add a new member to their family – even if it just a for a short time. […]

Domestic violence link in GC murder-suicide

From the outside, Gold Coast couple David Lee and Melanie Horner appeared to be loved-up and happy. However details of their tumultuous relationship are beginning to surface after they were found dead by a friend at Mr Lee’s Burleigh Waters home late Monday afternoon. Police yesterday released a statement saying Melanie’s death was being treated […]

VIDEO: Flan & Emily Jade celebrate Melbourne Cup at Sea World

The race that stops the nation might have taken place in Melbourne yesterday but here on the Gold Coast the racing spirit was definitely alive at Sea World Resort. 1029 Hot Tomato’s Flan and Emily Jade whipped out their best ensembles to host a glamourous event at the Resort’s brand new Conference Centre. More than […]