Entries by Monique StClair

Three children dead in tragic house fire, NSW

Three children have tragically died after a house fire in the Hunter Valley. Emergency services are still working at the scene, though police have already announced they’ll conduct an investigation into what may have sparked the fatal blaze. Fire fighters were called to the Singleton property around 3.30am, after reports the house was well alight. […]

New plan to cut waiting times for children to access NDIS

A new plan has been announced to cut waiting times for children with disabilities accessing Early Childhood Early Intervention. On average, it takes 127 days for a child to receive a plan, though NDIS Minister and Gold Coast MP Stuart Rob hopes to reduce it to within 50 days. Early intervention aims to reduce the […]

More rain on the way for the Gold Coast

Keep the umbrella close today, because the Gold Coast is in for way more rain after a night of pelting. Close to 60 millimetres has fallen at Coolangatta in the last 24 hours alone. Other parts of the Gold Coast, including Tallebudgera and Burleigh Heads clocked over 20 millimetres in the same amount of time. […]

Funds still flowing in rapidly for Folau

At this stage, Israel Folau will have his court costs covered by the end of Thursday, with funds still flowing in for the sacked star. The ex-rugby star’s new campaign – launched by the Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) – has skyrocketted past $1.6 million, hardly one day after it was started. It’s gaining around 10 […]