Entries by The Meddler

Throwing a Gold Coast party Palmer-Katter style

I cannot lie, a plan for a PUP and KAP Coalition to oust Labor as the official Queensland opposition is doing weird things to my stomach. I don’t know if it’s over-excitement at the thought of all the turmoil an alliance between the Bob Katter and Clive Palmer parties will cause or that I just […]

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 […]

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 […]