Entries by Monique StClair

Returning Australians to pay for hotel quarantine, capacity halved

It’s about to become more difficult for Australians overseas to return home, after today’s National Cabinet meeting. State and territory leaders, along with the Prime Minister have now decided to halve the amount of international flights currently returning to the country. It’s in an effort to redirect resources to the current situation in Victoria, which […]

Teen fighting for life after horror crash in Logan

A TEENAGER is fighting for life in hospital after slamming his car into a power pole in Logan. The 18-year-old was behind the wheel of a sedan travelling along North Road just before midnight on Thursday when he lost control and hit the pole. Critical care paramedics and the High Acuity Response Unit rushed to […]

No new coronavirus cases ahead of borders reopening

There have been no new cases of coronavirus diagnosed overnight, as the state prepares to open up its borders to interstate visitors. It leaves our state total at 1,068 cases, with just two still considered active across the state. One of those is here on the Gold Coast, an 81-year-old man who’s been battling the […]

WELCOME BACK | Queensland to reopen borders today!

Queensland is preparing to welcome back interstate tourists, with the countdown on to the border reopening at midday. We’re being told to expect lengthy cues of vehicles filing into the state, with western borders already packed for hours. On the Gold Coast, locals report taking around 20 minutes to cross around 6.00am, which was usually […]