Entries by Jaydan Duck

Truck crash triggers 30km traffic jam on M1

MOTORISTS heading home from Brisbane are facing lengthy delays following a truck crash on the M1. It’s understood two trucks collided in the southbound lanes of the motorway near Exit 38 at Stapylton. The crash has triggered extensive delays for commuters heading back to the Coast from Brisbane. Southbound lanes of the M1 were gridlocked […]

Man charged with manslaughter over horror high-speed crash

A MAN has been charged with two counts of manslaughter after killing two people and injuring three others in a horrifying high-speed crash in Brisbane. The 37-year-old lost control of his BMW sedan on Lutwyche Road at Windsor, in the city’s inner north, just after midnight on Saturday, May 18. Police said the sedan collected […]

Uber launches world’s first ride-sharing submarine in Australia

UBER has teamed up with Tourism and Events Queensland to launch the world’s first ride-sharing submarine on the Great Barrier Reef. ‘scUber‘ will take tourists 30m underwater to explore the Reef like never before, complete with 180 degree views and all without getting wet. The three-person submarine was launched on Heron Island, off the coast […]

Albanese to become Labor leader after Chalmers pulls out of race

QUEENSLAND Labor MP Jim Chalmers has confirmed he will not be contesting the Labor leadership, clearing the way for Anthony Albanese to take the reins unopposed. In a statement on Thursday, Chalmers said he would be throwing his support behind Albanese to succeed Bill Shorten as Labor leader following the party’s defeat at the federal […]

Group accused of defrauding millions from NDIS

FIVE people have been arrested, accused of defrauding the National Disability Insurance Scheme of more than $1 million in western Sydney. Three men and two women aged between 27 and 40 were arrested in Lurnea and Liverpool early on Wednesday morning and each charged with a range of fraud and proceeds of crime offences. A […]