Entries by The Meddler

The Gold Coast’s silent plague – ANTS

IT seems to me there is a massive problem on the Gold Coast and no one is doing anything about it. Sure, get a few bikers together and the State Government and police are on to them faster than you can say ‘but they are only mopeds’. Yet mention the Gold Coast’s real problem and […]

Gold Coast Police chopper – A wakeup call for us all

IS there anything better than watching the sun go down on a glorious autumn day while listening to the melodic sounds of the Gold Coast? Birds singing, kookaburras laughing … and the police chopper thundering overhead, destroying property values and scaring the crap out of paranoid, teenage dopers. Ok, maybe I am being a little […]

I don’t like you just because I LIKE you on Facebook

ONE of the most frustrating issues with Facebook is when you want to access some pages – like those belonging to political parties – you have to click ‘like’. You are then tormented by statements such as ‘Queensland Labor – You like this’. No I don’t. The Meddler has no particular feelings for the ALP […]

Bumpy ride for drivers on Bermuda street

I get the joke. In fact, I am starting to suspect the Council has left a certain stretch of road at Reedy Creek in its current state because of the laughs it provides local motorists. Think of it as a community service. Because the bottom end of Bermuda Street near the M1 is full of […]

For Sale – One slightly used cruise ship terminal plan

PSSST – wanna buy a slightly used cruise ship terminal plan? Well, have I got a deal for you. For a limited time only, I can throw in a museum, some lighthouses and Southbank-like parklands. No? Then what can I do to put you in this project today? Look, you’re killing me and the boss […]