Entries by Shanee Dobeson

Three women indecently assaulted at SE Qld beach

A MAN has been charged after he allegedly indecently assaulted three women at a beach on the Sunshine Coast yesterday. Police said the women were swimming at Kings Beach at Caloundra when they were allegedly assaulted by the man between 11am and 12.30pm. Officers were called to the scene and a 59-year-old man was taken into custody. […]

Residents report hearing explosions after earthquake near Bathurst

A small earthquake struck near Bathurst in NSW on Wednesday, rattling residents of the regional city. NSW Police confirmed the 2.6-magnitude quake hit about 5.39pm, shaking buildings and generating loud noises. Police were forced to issue a statement confirming the earthquake after a number of concerned residents phoned police after noticing the unusual movement and sounds in […]

Guess who’s back! Lleyton Hewitt set to hit the court with Alex de Minaur

Aussie tennis star Lleyton Hewitt is once again coming out of retirement. The 37-year-old will take to the court to play doubles with Australian teen Alex de Minaur at the ATP Estoril clay-court tournament in Portugal. Tournament organisers made the announcement on social media overnight. “We have a wild card, we have the ex-world-number-one Lleyton Hewitt […]

Target heater recalled around the country over fire fears

An oil column heater sold at Target stores around Australia has been recalled over fears it may overheat. In a recall notice posted to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission website, the retail giant urged people to stop using the Target 11 Fin Oil Column Heater, model TAROC011F, immediately. “A manufacturing defect may cause the heater […]

Woman threatened with gun, car stolen in terrifying home invasion

A WOMAN has been threatened with a gun and had her car stolen in a terrifying home invasion in Sunnybank Hills overnight. Shortly after 9.10pm, police were called to a home on Aratula Street following reports that a man had entered a house. Police said the man pulled out a gun and demanded the woman hand […]