Entries by Mitchell Van Homrigh

$1.5m worth of upgrades to the M1 in Pimpama

Shovels will hit the ground in Pimpama, with construction about to start on one of the M1’s worst exits. The off-ramp is getting much needed improvements, after Deputy Mayor Donna Gates flagged the issue with the State Government. It had become a bottleneck for locals, who were hamstrung by the heavy traffic impacting surrounding roads. […]

Tom Tate pushes for Supreme Court in Southport development

Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate is pushing the State Government to create our own Supreme Court, as part of a larger proposal that would cement Southport as the Coast’s CBD. Council wants to create two large towers that would contain government offices, library and other businesses. Recently, the Attorney General had knocked back the idea […]

Royal Commission unveils life insurance rort

The Royal Commission into the financial sector has discovered more horrifying behaviour from some of our largest institutions, with one company hiring a private investigator to discover a way to stop paying a claim. The Commission is currently investigating life insurance and insurer TAL has come under the microscope. The company spent years fighting a […]

Gold Coast Brewery under fire over “Pussy Juice” beer

A popular Gold Coast boutique brewery has been blasted after posting a lewd poem promoting their new “Pussy Juice” beer. Black Hops Brewery at Burleigh announced they’d be selling the beer to celebrate the one year work anniversary of their female staff member. The post has since been deleted but contained the following. “Wet and […]

Scott Morrison backtracks after Twitter video mishap

WARNING: The following post contains expletives and sexual references. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has caused a social media maelstrom, posting a video of Question Time to Fatman Scoop’s Be Faithful. The country’s latest leader posted the bizarre 11-second clip, which showed MPs raising their hands to the hit song, on Twitter on Thursday night. For context, this […]