Entries by Jaydan Duck

Child airlifted to hospital after woman, kids injured

A WOMAN and three children have been injured – one of them critically – on a property south of Sydney. It’s understood the 31-year-old woman and three young girls were on a quad bike when the woman lost control of the all-terrain vehicle and crashed through a fence. It happened on a property off Calderwood […]

‘Missing’ swimmer found alive after frantic hour-long search

UPDATE at 11.45 AM | A MAN missing, feared drowned in rough surf on the Gold Coast has been found alive. The 25-year-old was reported missing after disappearing in the water at Palm Beach just before 10am on Sunday. A full-scale search involving the Westpac rescue helicopter, jet skis and rescue boats was launched for […]

Search resumes for veteran surf lifesaver

UPDATE at 10.30 AM on SUNDAY | THE search has resumed for a Surf Life Saving veteran who vanished while swimming at a beach on the New South Wales far north coast. Lynn ‘Raz’ Butronwood, 69, went missing in rough seas at Ballina’s Lighthouse Beach while on his daily morning swim on Saturday morning. It’s […]

Queensland extends allowance for foster carers

FOSTER and kinship carers in Queensland will now have their allowance extended for children who turn 18 while they’re still at school. Previously, the foster care allowance was cut off as soon as a child turned 18. “If a child in your family turns 18 halfway through Year 12, you wouldn’t just cut off financial […]

Woman found in car with multiple stab wounds

A WOMAN has been rushed to hospital after she was found in a car with multiple stab wounds in Sydney’s south.  Emergency services were called to reports that a woman had been stabbed on Gray Street at Kogarah just before 4pm.  Police and paramedics arrived to find the woman in a vehicle suffering from stab […]