Entries by Rachel Junge

Gold Coasters Pray for Paris at Arts Centre vigil

GOLD Coasters will join the rest of the world in showing its support for France in the wake of the Paris terror attack. The local French community is holding a vigil at the lake beside the Arts Centre Gold Coast in Evandale from 11am today (Sunday). Those attending are encouraged to bring a flower to be released into […]

Titans to play dual trial matches on same day

TITANS fans will get to cheer on their team twice in one day during the trial period next year. It’s been confirmed, two Gold Coast teams will take to the field on Saturday, February 13. One will battle the Parramatta Eels in dry heat in Alice Springs, while the other side will meet the Warriors in New Zealand’s […]

Australian teen shot in Paris “brave girl”

AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has spoken with the Tasmanian teenager injured in the Paris attacks. 19-year-old Emma Grace Parkinson from Hobart is recovering in a Paris hospital after being shot in the hip outside the Bataclan theatre. Ms Parkinson is the only known Australian victim of the attack and Mr Turnbull has described her as a […]

Quad-bike flips, trapping and killing driver

A MAN has died after losing control of his quad-bike and becoming trapped underneath it while driving home on the NSW Central Coast. Emergency services were called to Soldiers Point Drive, Norah Head, around 12.20am on Sunday after a passing motorist found the man on the roadway. Local residents were able to get the bike off […]

Out of control shed party shut down in Molendinar

AN out of control 18th birthday party has been shut down by Police in Molendinar after a group of drunken teens refused to leave and started throwing beer bottles. Uniformed and plain clothes officers, along with the dog squad arrived at the industrial shed in Geary Crescent around 12.40am on Sunday, after reports of a number […]