Entries by Rebecca Dakin

Hip injury forces Titans star into early retirement

Gold Coast Titans winger Kevin Gordon has been forced into premature retirement as he continues to battle a chronic hip injury. The club announced Gordon has hung up his boots at just 25 after managing six NRL games in 2015 because of injury and poor form. “It’s unfortunate that Kev’s career has ended prematurely because […]

Axe-wielding man on the run after pizza store robbery

Police are on the hunt for a man who held up a pizza store in Waterford West on Monday night. Initial reports suggest he entered the Kingston Road store around 10.20pm and produced what is believed to be a axe. He is then accused of threatening staff while making demands for money. The workers complied […]

Police to return to Burleigh home following death of couple

Gold Coast Detectives have returned to a Burleigh home this morning after a man and his partner were found dead by a family friend yesterday afternoon. Forensic crews have set up a crime scene while they investigate the possible murder/suicide. It’s understood friends visiting the home of Dave Lee, 46, and his partner Mel, 36, […]

Bishop supports same-sex marriage

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has come out in support of gay marriage, saying she has “absolutely no concerns” about it. Ms Bishop had previously kept her views private, declining to comment on her personal stance. But on Monday night, she told Channel Ten’s The Project that she supports the right for gay and lesbian couples to […]