Entries by Rebecca Dakin

Two charged over stabbing in Surfers Paradise

TWO men have been charged after a stabbing in Surfers Paradise earlier this month. It’s believed a scuffle broke out between three men along Cavill Avenue last Monday night resulting in a 41-year-old man being stabbed in the leg. He was taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital where he was treated for his wounds. […]

Penrith stars Cleary, May slapped with NRL bans and fines

PENRITH stars Nathan Cleary and Tyrone May have both been handed NRL suspensions and substantial fines for being ‘untruthful’ in dealings with the NRL’s Integrity Unit, as they were quizzed about the infamous TikTok fiasco. It comes after Cleary was caught breaking social distancing rules when photos of him emerged sitting with a group of […]

Tweed Council reopens beach carparks

TWEED Council has voted to reopen most of its beach carparks as coronavirus restrictions begin easing across the country. Closures were due to stay in place until June 30 but councillors voted unanimously on Thursday night to change that decision. It means the carparks at Tweed Heads (including Duranbah Beach and Jack Evans Boat Harbour), […]

Father and son in court over $400K line dancing holiday scam

UPDATE @ 4.00 PM | A father and son from Queensland have fronted court over an elaborate line-dancing holiday scam, which saw hundreds of boot scooters allegedly conned out of hundreds of thousands of dollars. Brett Jenkins, 38, and Bruce Jenkins, 67, have been on the run for more than a year. The pair are […]