Entries by Monique StClair

RSPCA: You can adopt a furry friend for just $29 this weekend!

If you’ve been thinking about rescuing a furry friend from the shelter, the time is now! RSPCA’s “Clear The Shelter” pet drive is on this weekend, from February 23 – 25. They’ll be dropping pet adoption prices to just $29 per pet, for ANY pet. It’s not just the pooches and pussycats up for reduced […]

Comm Games hopeful allegedly tests positive to banned substance

One of Australia’s athletics hopes for the Commonwealth Games has reportedly tested positive to a banned substance. Jessica Peris, the daughter of Olympian and former Labor Senator Nova Peris, was forced to withdraw from the Commonwealth Games selection trials on the Gold Coast last weekend. It’s not clear what substance the sprinter has tested positive […]

Queensland ship wreck returns to shore for investigation

A fishing boat that sank off the coast of Queensland killing a number of people including a Gold Coast man has now been salvaged from the ocean floor and taken to Bundaberg. The Fishing Vessel Dianne, which sank off the coast of the town of Seventeen Seventy in October last year, has arrived into the […]