Entries by Rebecca Dakin

Qld Gov announces new incentive to boost Gold Coast film industry

The Gold Coast’s film industry is set for another boost, with the Queensland Government announcing a new incentive to attract high-end post production work. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the new 10 per cent rebate would put the state in a competitive position to attract large national and international post-production projects. “We have a track record of […]

Suns lose another captain in massive trade blow

The Gold Coast Suns will have an almost unrecognisable list in 2019 after losing their third captain in 12 months, with Steven May officially traded to Melbourne. It was a dramatic final day of the AFL Trade Period for the Gold Coast Suns, culminating in the huge deal with the Demons. The Suns offloaded captain […]

Airforce jet set to fly over the GC ahead of the GC600

Gold Coasters are being told not to worry if they see a Air Force jet flying low across the city on Thursday, it’s all part of the celebrations for the Gold Coast 600. A single Royal Australian Air Force EA-18G Growler aircraft will be conducting flypast practice over the Gold Coast at 10.30am in support […]

Speed cameras set to rake in an extra 47 per cent across Qld

Lead foot Queensland motorists are being warned they will be caught, with the state government to roll out more speed cameras across the state. The amount of revenue collected from speeding drivers is set to soar by 47 per cent as a result, ballooning from $160.6 million in 2017-18 to $237.2 million in 2021-22. More […]