Entries by Rebecca Dakin

Man and woman injured in violent robbery at The Spit

Police are on the hunt for a group of people responsible for a violent robbery in Main Beach on Thursday night. It’s understood a number of people were gathered in a car park at The Spit around 11.00pm when ten cars pulled up. A man then got out of a ute and approached a 20-year-old […]

Wright, Fitzgibbons into US Open quarter finals

Australian duo Tyler Wright and Sally Fitzgibbons will continue their battle for the yellow jersey after both secured their spot in the quarter finals of the US Open of Surfing in California. Wright lost her Round 3 heat but came back with a big win over wildcard Maud Le Car in Round 4. The World no.1 threw […]

Steph Gilmore suffers shock early exit at US Open

Stephanie Gilmore’s bid for another world surfing title has taken a hit after the Australian was eliminated from the US Open of Surfing on the opening day. Gilmore was sent to the elimination second round after losing her first-round heat to Hawaiian defending champion Tatiana Weston- Webb in 1.2-1.5m waves. She was then took on wildcard Frenchwoman […]

Varner a chance to join Garcia at PGA Championships at Royal Pines

Defending champion Harold Varner III looks set to head to the Gold Coast again to try and keep his PGA Championship crown. There are reports the American was so excited by the prospect of taking on Masters champion Sergio Garcia and Adam Scott that he will do everything he can to return to the Coast […]

Competing nations announced for GC2018 Netball Competition

The Uganda National Netball team have emerged as one of the early fairytale stories of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games after qualifying for the very first time. Leaping from 13th to ninth in the recent International Netball Federation World Rankings after defeating Malawi to win this year’s Africa Netball Cup, Uganda were today announced […]