Entries by Rebecca Dakin

UPDATE: Charges laid over Gold Coast cold case murder

UPDATE 12:30pm: Two men and a woman have been charged over a high-profile Gold Coast cold case murder. Philip Carlyle’s body was found in the plant room of a Glenferrie Drive business in Robina on Sunday, April 13 1997. The businessman had suffered severe head injuries which a post mortem later revealed as being caused by four […]

Kevin Walters to keep eye on DCE ahead of Origin III

Queensland coach Kevin Walters has rubbished reports Daly Cherry-Evans is not being considered for Origin III, confirming he’s well and truly in the mix. The Maroons are in desperate need of someone who is capable of filling the big hole left by Johnathan Thurston, who will miss the rest of the NRL season as he […]

Aussie women triumph in Cricket World Cup opener

Australia’s female cricketers have kicked off their World Cup defence with a massive win, taking down the West Indies on Monday. The side recorded a massive eight wicket win over, after the West Indies collapsed for 204 in the 48th over. Ellyse Perry starred for the Australian bowlers taking 3-37, while Kristen Beams and Jess […]

Snapshot of Australia: Latest batch of Census data revealed

The latest Census results have revealed most Australians live in the city, identify less with religion and are more culturally diverse than ever before. The latest batch of information from last year’s Census, undertaken less than 10 months ago by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, revealed two thirds of the population live in Australia’s capital […]