Entries by Monique StClair

Thousands of chicken nuggets rescued and redistributed

A traffic incident in Melbourne last week that saw a truck carrying tonnes of chicken nuggets crash and delay traffic for hours has had a positive outcome. At least a million nuggets were initially strewn across the Hume Highway in Victoria, when the truck flipped on its side en route to McDonald’s late Thursday night. […]

Queensland Police issue warning to ‘leave drones at home’

The Queensland Police Service is urging visitors and residents to leave their drones at home following four separate incidents on Sunday related to drones being inside Commonwealth Games Temporary Restricted Areas. One instance resulted in a 20-year-old man being referred to the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. While there was no danger to the public or […]

Patrick Reed takes out the US Masters

The Masters green jacket officially belongs to Patrick Reed after he secured the 2018 Masters championship at Augusta National. The 27-year-old Texan started the final round three shots ahead, but a one-under par 71 was enough to earn a win, just one shot ahead of world No. 8 Rickie Fowler. Mr Reed is the fourth […]

Farewell to filling out forms

Say goodbye to some of those lengthy application forms, they’ll soon be a thing of the past. Queensland Transport and Main Roads (TMR) is rolling out paperless applications in their customer service centres. The registration and licencing transaction processes will see the first paperless applications, making them easier and faster for customers. TMR Minister Mark […]

Malcolm Turnbull suffers 30th consecutive Newspoll loss

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has lost his 30th consecutive Newspoll. In results published by The Australian, the Coalition trails Labor 48-52 on a two-party preferred basis. However, they also show that Malcolm Turnbull remains preferred Prime Minister at 38% to Opposition Leader Bill Shorten’s 36%. The national survey of 1597 voters was conducted between April […]