Entries by Rachel Junge

UPDATE | Man dies after falling “several hundred metres” down cliff

UPDATE @ September 16 2018 6am | An afternoon of abseiling has turned to tragedy, with a man plunging 300-metres to his death in the Scenic Rim, just west of the Gold Coast. Emergency services received a call just before 1pm on Saturday, reporting the man had fallen while abseiling with another man and a woman […]

Gold Coast astronomers line-up telescopes for all to see

If you’ve never looked through a telescope to get a real life close-up of the moon or the stunning planets that occupy our galaxy, tonight is your night. The Gold Coast-based Southern Astronomical Society (SAS) is inviting the public to their annual Saturn in the Park event at Paradise Point. Saturn and its magnificent rings […]

Boyfriend killer to spend 12 years in jail

A woman who stabbed her boyfriend to death because she thought he had killed her cat, will spend at least 12 years behind bars. In sentencing in the NSW Supreme Court on Friday, Justice Michael Walton admitted, Rachel Impson was in a “heightened emotional state”, when she used a large carving knife to stab him […]

Gold Coast-bound Tyrone Peachey wants to stay in Sydney

A Mexican-standoff is brewing, after Penrith playmaker Tyrone Peachey confessed that he wants to stay in Sydney. The NRL centre signed a three-year deal with the Gold Coast back in March, but has recently suggested he is no longer keen to make the move to Queensland. But, on Wednesday the NSW representative admitted that he […]