Entries by Monique StClair

Serious injuries after man crushed by forklift on the Gold Coast

A man’s recovering in hospital this morning, after he was crushed by a forklift in a workplace incident yesterday. Emergency services were called to a business in Woongoolba around 1.00pm, following reports the machinery had fallen on him. Critical care paramedics also attended, and ambulance crews performed first aid at the scene. He was then […]

Australian swimmer sent home from World Champs after failed drug test

Australian swimmer Shayna Jack has been sent home from the World Swimming Championships in South Korea, after testing positive to a banned substance. The 20-year-old initially said she was leaving the competition due to personal reasons, though Swimming Australia has confirmed in a statement that she’d actually failed routine drug test taken two weeks ago. […]

Gold Coast Titans hammered by Brisbane Broncos

The Gold Coast Titans have suffered another brutal loss, the second since the sacking of coach Garth Brennan. They hosted their south-east Queensland rivals, the Brisbane Broncos, at CBUS stadium last night, going down 12-34. The Broncos played a strong first half, putting down five tries to the Titans’ one. However, the Gold Coast side […]