Entries by myGC

Self-confessed bikie associate arrested for threatening harm

POLICE have arrested a 23-year-old man on the Gold Coast following investigations into an incident on Saturday 4 January, 2014. It is alleged the man claimed to have ties to the Finks Criminal Gang when he threatened to harm a Gold Coast resident. Detective Inspector Brendan Smith from Taskforce Maxima said that it is important […]

Man on the run after Broadbeach fight

Police are on the lookout for a man who managed to break free while being arrested at Broadbeach. A fight broke out around 8.45pm on Sunday night outside the Broadbeach Police Station on Surf Parade. Police were forced to step in and separate two men who were throwing punches. It is alleged that the pair […]

Woman bashed during attempted robbery

UPDATE – A woman has been viciously attacked after she refused to comply with a robber’s demands during a terrifying attempted armed hold up at Palm Beach. Today investigators have updated media, revealing that the man allegedly armed himself with a metal pipe and entered a fish and chip shop on Seventh Avenue at around 9pm last night. The man allegedly targeted […]

Firefighters to finally leave Straddy

Queensland fire crews are preparing to leave North Stradbroke Island after battling ongoing blazes for two weeks. On Sunday night, firies conducted their final monitoring and mop-up of the bushfire as they prepare to leave the island on Monday afternoon. The Local Council and Parks and Wildlife Service will now be in-charge of keeping an […]

Free school holiday program at Harbour Town

As we hit mid-January, Gold Coast parents have begun to run dry on fresh ideas to keep the kids busy these school holidays. Not to worry though, because Harbour Town is bringing two weeks of free entertainment for the whole family with its Hit the Beach campaign. Beginning on 13 January and running until 25 […]