Entries by Monique StClair

Massive delays on the M1 southbound on the Gold Coast

Huge delays for southbound motorists on the M1 this morning, after a multi vehicle crash. It happened on the Robina stretch of the motorway around exit 79, just before 6.00am. The Department of Transport and Main Roads is urging motorists to proceed with caution, and that delays are expected. At the time of writing, the […]

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 […]