Entries by Monique StClair

‘Dairy Farmers’ milk charging consumers extra to support farmers

From today, Gold Coasters who purchase ‘Dairy Farmers’ or ‘Pura’ brand white milk will be helping to support drought-affected farmers in Australia. Lion Dairy & Drinks are temporarily adding 10 cents per litre to the wholesale price of one, two and three litre bottles sold through participating retailers. Dairy Farmers Milk Co-operative (DFMC) is a […]

Paint your fingernail this October to highlight violence against children

GOLD COAST residents are being encouraged to pain one fingernail blue throughout the month of October to highlight the issue of violence against children. The Polished Man campaign symbolises the one child who dies across the globe every five minutes as a result of violence. Co-founder of the campaign, Kylie Wallace, said they’re also aiming […]

Bernard Tomic takes out the Chengdu Open

Gold Coaster Bernard Tomic could be on the road to redemption in his tennis career after taking out the Chengdu Open in China overnight. The 25-year-old locked down the win in just 3 sets, 6-1 3-6 7-6 (9-7), against world number 13 Fabio Fognini. Tomic hadn’t even played someone ranked that high in over a […]

20yo man recovering from stabbing attack in Brisbane

A 20-year-old man is recovering in hospital this morning, after suffering stab wounds in Brisbane overnight. A man allegedly forced entry into a home in Chermside around 7.30pm, grabbed a knife and stabbed the 20 year old man multiple times in the chest and shoulder. The attacker then tried to flee the scene, though was […]