Entries by Monique StClair

Major M1 delays through Logan after car crashed, flipped

Major delays on the M1 this afternoon, after a car rollover in the northbound lanes through Beenleigh. It happened on the Logan River Bridge shortly after midday, initially blocking all northbound lanes. According to police, a car crashed into a guard rail before flipping across the motorway. No traffic is currently getting through, with officers […]

Qld newspaper slammed for publishing Premier behind a shooting target

A Queensland newspaper has come under fire this morning, for a picture on yesterday’s front page which depicted the State’s Premier behind cross hairs. The Queensland Government has complained to the Australian Press Council for the depiction, which suggests a Labor leadership in Queensland has numbered days. The photo, on the front page of the […]

State Transport Minister to fight feds over ‘measley’ Gold Coast light rail funding

Queensland’s Transport Minister is planning to write in to Scott Morrison, demanding more funding for the Gold Coast’s light rail. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has already committed $112 million to the third stage of the light rail, though has copped criticism from both the State Government and Council for being way too little. State Government […]

Two hospitalised after factory fire on the Gold Coast

Two women were taken to hospital after a factory fire broke out in Carrara overnight. Emergency services were called to a bakery business on Keller Crescent just after midnight, where they assessed three patients. Two females were transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital in stable conditions after suffering smoke inhalation. It’s believed the third […]