Entries by Rachel Junge

Retiring Johnathan Thurston leads Cowboys to comeback win over Titans

Early on it looked like the greatest NRL half-back of all time was going to sign off a loser. But, North Queensland just wouldn’t have it. The Cowboys went into the sheds at half-time on Saturday night, trailing the Titans 18-6. A sold-out CBUS Super Stadium was roaring for ‘JT’. And after the break, he […]

WATCH | Fire engulfs Heritage-listed Brisbane pub

Brisbane’s iconic Broadway Hotel has once again been badly damaged by fire, with flames engulfing the historic building’s top floor. A woman walking her dog raised the alarm, around 12.45am on Sunday, with emergency services rushing to the Logan Road property in Woolloongabba. Footage (below) shows flames as high as eight-metres billowing from the top […]

Truck driver charged with killing teenage pedestrian

A truck driver has spent the night behind bars, accused of killing a teenager Sydney’s south west. The 16-year-old boy was struck by the truck while crossing at the intersection of Chapel Road South and Edward Street in Bankstown just before 5pm on Friday. He was taken to Liverpool Hospital where he died a short […]

Gold Coast teens’ joyride ends with fatal dog shooting

An investigation is underway, after a family pet was shot dead during the arrest of two teenagers on the Gold Coast. It’s been revealed, the dog became a casualty of an alleged joyride, that ended when the teens were tracked to the home in Robina on Thursday afternoon. According to Police, the Polair helicopter spotted […]