Entries by Shanee Dobeson

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for the Gold Coast

LATEST @ 4.20 PM | Severe thunderstorms are tracking closer towards the Gold Coast, with Southport in the firing line for 5pm. The Bureau of Meteorology said severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near the area southwest of Caloundra, Dunwich and Jacobs Well around 3.55pm. They are forecast to affect Caloundra and waters […]

Players in lockdown after two cases on Aus Open charter flight

The Australian Open has again been rocked by COVID-19, after it was revealed two people on board a special chartered flight into Melbourne tested positive. An email, which has been leaked online, has reportedly been sent to all players on board the flight which touched down in Melbourne from Los Angeles on Friday. Mexican player […]

One new virus case in Qld as child tests positive in quarantine

Queensland has recorded no new local cases of coronavirus overnight, however one person has tested positive in hotel quarantine. Chief Health Officer Dr Jeanette Young said the new case is a child, who had recently returned from South Africa. The youngster remains in hospital with their parents, who are also COVID-19 positive. The State’s top […]

Teen girl missing on the Gold Coast found

UPDATE @ 9.00 AM | Police have confirmed a young woman reported missing on the Gold Coast has been found. All photos and identifying details have since been removed from this article. EARLIER @ 6.00 AM | Police are appealing for help to find a young woman who has been missing from the Gold Coast […]

Man hit by car in early morning crash on Gold Coast

A man has been hospitalised after being hit by a car on the Gold Coast in the early hours of this morning. The accident happened on the Old Pacific Highway at Oxenford around 12.40am. The man, whose age is not known, suffered shoulder and chest injuries. He was treated at the scene by paramedics before […]