Entries by Monique StClair

Massive delays on the M1 southbound on Gold Coast

Huge traffic delays on the M1 this afternoon, after a crane truck broke down in the southbound lanes through Palm Beach. Traffic has been reduced to just one lane through the stretch between Exit 89 and Exit 92. Cars are already backed up past Robina on the motorway. Motorists are being urged to allow extra […]

Queensland licences get a makeover

The Queensland licence is getting revamped this year, with new cards rolling out around the state as early as this month. Transport and Main Roads (TMR) announced the changes this morning, moving the design to a contact-less card. Instead of a visible microchip, which requires the cards to be inserted into scanners for reading, the […]

Gold Coast Uni Hospital declares Code Yellow again after ‘unprecedented demand’ on ED

The Gold Coast University Hospital has had declared another Code Yellow, after an unprecedented demand on the Emergency Department (ED) overnight. The code was declared late yesterday afternoon, after staff experienced a huge influx of patients to the ED. Staff were sent down from Logan Hospital and Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane to try and […]

It’s ‘Free Cone Day’ at Ben & Jerry’s today

‘I scream, you scream’… you get the picture – we’re screaming. Ben & Jerry’s is giving out free ice cream today, and we’re honestly wondering why we’re still in the office and not stampeding down to our closest store. Everyone loves a freebie, and boy do we love Ben & Jerry’s. So yeah, today’s the […]

Adam Scott confirmed for the 2019 Australian PGA Championship

Adam Scott has confirmed he’ll tee it up in the 2019 Australian PGA Championship. Australia’s first Masters Champion will headline the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia and European Tour co-sanctioned tournament. The tournament will be played at RACV Royal Pines Resort on the Gold Coast, between December 19-22. The Gold Coast local says he’s […]