Entries by Shanee Dobeson

BREAKING | Man charged after Australian tourist shot dead in New Zealand

UPDATE @ August 17, 11.30 AM: The man accused of murdering Australian tourist Sean McKinnon in a violent carjacking in New Zealand will remain behind bars. The 23-year-old, who can’t be named for legal reasons, appeared in the Hamilton District Court on Saturday, charged with murder, robbery causing grievous bodily harm, threatening to kill, and […]

Everything you need to know about Coles ‘Little Shop’ swap day TODAY!

The much-loved collectable craze that kids *cough* parents have gone absolutely bananas over is back for another year – with the official swap day for the little grocery collectables taking place across the country today. This year, there are 30 mini replicas available for customers to collect, including Arnott’s Original Barbecue Shapes, Heinz Baked Beans, Tip […]

Man charged over alleged horrific assault of newborn baby

A QUEENSLAND man has been charged over the alleged assault of a 7-week-old baby, which has left the infant fighting for life in hospital. The 26-year-old, from Caloundra West, was arrested by detectives from the Child Protection Investigation Unit yesterday. It comes after the baby boy was rushed to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital with […]

Two injured in separate Gold Coast crashes

TWO people have been hospitalised following two separate crashes on the Gold Coast. The first accident happened in Surfers Paradise just before 5.30pm on Friday. A woman was hit by a car at the intersection of Pine Avenue and Ferny Avenue, suffering head injuries. She was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken […]

M1 rollover causing traffic chaos for afternoon motorists

UPDATE @ 1.30PM | A motorist has miraculously managed to escape serious injury after a car rollover on the Pacific Motorway this afternoon. The accident happened southbound at Loganholme, just near the Hyperdome shopping centre, around 12.15pm. Witnesses told myGC the car was “completely shattered and on its roof”. Paramedics treated a person at the scene […]