Entries by Rachel Junge

WATCH | Kangaroo filmed swimming at tranquil Aussie beach

In an ‘Only in Australia’ moment, a man has captured a kangaroo have a dip at a stunning Queensland beach. Bundaberg local, Jamin Fleming, filmed the marsupial swimming in the crystal clear waters at Kinkuna Beach on Sunday morning. “Managed to capture this little fella playing in the waves… he was having a good old […]

Citizen’s arrest nabs alleged grocery store robber

A GROUP of witnesses have stepped in to restrain a man who had allegedly robbed a grocery store and attempted to rob a pharmacy in Sydney’s west. About 7pm on Monday, Police were called to a pharmacy on South Street in Granville, after reports of an armed robbery. It’s allege a man had entered a […]

WATCH | Incredible footage of Qld red-light runners

INCREDIBLE FOOTAGE has been released by Queensland Police, showing a high-speed collision and several near-misses at intersections, where drivers have gone through red lights. Police say “drivers are putting lives at risk” by ignoring traffic signals. We’re not talking about moments where the light is changing from amber to red, in some instances the light […]

Qld farmer reclaims EKKA show title with giant pumpkin

A QUARTER-TONNE pumpkin has smashed the competition out of the veggie patch to win the Royal Queensland Show’s (Ekka) Giant Pumpkin Competition. Minden’s Tony Frohloff (main picture) was not only named the winner at the Brisbane Showgrounds on Saturday, thanks to his 254.5kg pumpkin, but also claimed second place with a 210kg entry. It sees […]

Exercise replacing medication for improved mental health

WHEN YOU’RE feeling blue, do you get up and move, or reach for the remote? As part of the Black Dog Institute’s Exercise Your Mood Week (4-12 May), experts are reminding us that non-medical interventions, like exercise, have the potential to improve your mental health and protect from the development of depression. As part of […]