Entries by Shanee Dobeson

Outlaw motorcycle gang members targeted to pay their fair share of tax

More than 200 outlaw motorcycle gang members dodging their tax responsibilities have been targeted in a joint ATO and police operation. Officers from the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) and state police made surprise visits to more than 200 individuals and business with links to outlaw motorcycle gangs (OMCG’s) as part of a week of action. […]

Man struck by car while mowing the lawn dies in hospital

A man who was struck by a 4WD in Elebeena last weekend, has died in hospital overnight. About 1.10pm on Saturday 24 October 2015, emergency services were called to Buring Close, following reports of a crash. Initial investigations suggest a 60-year-old man was mowing his front lawn, when he was struck by a Mitsubishi Pajero that was […]

Malcolm Turnbull dumps knights and dames from the Order of Australia

Knights and Dames have been scrapped from the Order of Australia awards. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull dumped the knights and dames from the Order of Australia, after Cabinet agreed they were not appropriate in Australia’s modern honours system. Mr Turnbull released a statement this morning, saying the Queen had agreed to remove the honours, which […]

Man rushed to hospital following nail gun accident

A man has been rushed to hospital following a nail gun accident on the Gold Coast this morning. Emergency services rushed to the scene on The Peninsula at Helensvale just before 9.00am. A 19-year-old man was taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital with an arm injury. There are no further details available at this […]