January 2020

Published a story 29th Jan 2020 10:32 AM

Gold Coast doctors are being asked to refer suspected coronavirus patients straight to hospital after another suspected case at a popular hotel.

Coast GPs’ coronavirus warning after hotel scare

Gold Coast doctors are being asked to refer suspected coronavirus patients straight to hospital after another suspected case at a popular hotel.

Published a story 29th Jan 2020 9:34 AM

Parents of Gold Coast state schools are being asked to help pay the ongoing costs of school airconditioners - after already fundraising to install them.

Schools want parents to help pay for aircon

Parents of Gold Coast state schools are being asked to help pay the ongoing costs of school airconditioners - after already fundraising to install them.

Published a story 25th Jan 2020 10:28 AM

Two patients with suspected cases of the deadly novel coronavirus are being tested as authorities move to prevent the potential spread of the disease.

Two patients in Gold Coast with suspected coronavirus

Two patients with suspected cases of the deadly novel coronavirus are being tested as authorities move to prevent the potential spread of the disease.

Published a story 17th Jan 2020 3:22 PM

Gold Coasters are the worst water guzzlers in southeast Queensland, with residents and visitors using much more than average.

Why we’re southeast Qld’s worst water guzzlers

Gold Coasters are the worst water guzzlers in southeast Queensland, with residents and visitors using much more than average.

Published a story 17th Jan 2020 8:26 AM

Stingers, stingrays and shark, fish or sea snake bites landed more than 100 people in the Gold Coast University Hospital’s emergency department last year.

Swimmers hit by sea snakes, stinger bites

Stingers, stingrays and shark, fish or sea snake bites landed more than 100 people in the Gold Coast University Hospital’s emergency department last year.

December 2019

Published a story 21st Dec 2019 6:48 AM

An 84-year-old suffered severe bruising and injuries in multiple falls before her death - now her family wants answers.

‘I failed her, they failed me’: Qld nursing home tragedy

An 84-year-old suffered severe bruising and injuries in multiple falls before her death - now her family wants answers.

Published a story 18th Dec 2019 3:39 PM

Disabled Queenslanders in need of funding are being rejected by unqualified bureaucrats, sometimes for minor mistakes, say former workers.

Families rejected by ‘ruthless’ system

Disabled Queenslanders in need of funding are being rejected by unqualified bureaucrats, sometimes for minor mistakes, say former workers.

Published a story 5th Dec 2019 6:32 PM

A man took his best gurl dog for a walk a hugely popular beach, then puppa sat down on the sand and the puppies began to appear.

Mumma dog gives birth on beach, in a van and at the vets

A man took his best gurl dog for a walk a hugely popular beach, then puppa sat down on the sand and the puppies began to appear.

Published a story 5th Dec 2019 11:06 AM

A Queensland university has signed a multimillion-dollar deal after developing a new drug to combat a deadly virus.

‘Incredibly exciting’: Coast uni develops breakthrough drug

A Queensland university has signed a multimillion-dollar deal after developing a new drug to combat a deadly virus.

Published a story 5th Dec 2019 6:44 AM

Billboards by an animal rights group targeting Sea World have been removed from the Gold Coast after their message was labelled “misleading”.

‘False and misleading’ billboards torn down

Billboards by an animal rights group targeting Sea World have been removed from the Gold Coast after their message was labelled “misleading”.

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