The "Powershift" gearbox is at the heart of $10 million fine.

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26th April 2018 12:04 PM

Commercial fishing boat captain Myles Jefferson McIntosh reflects on his sentence after walking from Maroochydore District...

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31st May 2016 4:05 PM

Augustine Heights resident Archie Venitis was fined $227 for parking outside of designated parking bays at Springfield...

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30th April 2015 6:04 AM

A DRIVER has been hit with a whopping $541 fine for answering nature's call during a roadside check.

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05th March 2018 8:03 AM

RECKITT Benckiser’s $1.7 million fine for misleading claims about targeted pain relief has been increased to $6m after an...

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16th Dec. 2016 10:12 AM

Tim Clover paid for his parking and made sure he didn’t overstay the time allocated but still copped a fine from council.

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27th June 2019 6:06 AM

PUNCHING a woman in the face at Maryborough’s Criterion Hotel has earned a 20-year-old single mother a hefty fine.

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25th March 2015 5:03 AM

Toowoomba millionaire Neill Wagner has been fined nearly $2000 for illegally landing his helicopter.

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30th Aug. 2016 5:08 AM

FORMER federal Labor MP Craig Thomson has been ordered to fork out more than $458,000 for misusing union funds between 2003...

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15th Dec. 2015 10:12 AM

A MAN who was found shirtless on a Maryborough street holding a longbow with arrows has been fined $750 in Maryborough...

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03rd Feb. 2016 6:02 AM

CHRISTMAS hamper company Chrisco has copped a $200,000 fine for breaching consumer laws.


04th March 2016 5:03 AM

A driver has been left in disbelief after being handed a massive fine for something his passenger did.

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07th June 2019 6:06 PM

Sydney motorist Sheree Panetta was shocked when she copped a $337 fine for breaking a road rule many people would never...

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17th June 2019 10:06 AM

ONE of New Zealand's most controversial citizens will forfeit nearly $40 million to the police after a money-laundering...


24th Aug. 2016 4:08 PM

A 23-YEAR-OLD Sunshine Coast driver was caught doing 124km/h in a 60km/h zone by police on Barnes Creek Rd in North...

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13th July 2015 12:07 PM

A QUEENSLAND cyclist has been fined hundreds of dollars for using a mobile phone while riding his bike.

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17th Oct. 2018 10:10 AM

The tables turned on a Western Australia police officer after apparently being caught in a “no parking” zone and given a...

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29th Jan. 2019 5:01 AM

A man has been fined for producing and selling moonshine from his Coast home, some of which contained an extraordinarily...

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18th March 2019 12:03 PM

GOOGLE has been hit with a massive fine that will cost it billions of dollars. This is what the tech giant did...

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19th July 2018 8:07 AM

THIS is every parent’s worst nightmare when they have small children. That fun day out just became very expensive.

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17th June 2018 2:06 PM

MICK Jackson was delivering mail just before Christmas when he was handed a hefty fine for one very unexpected reason.

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27th June 2018 9:06 AM

THE maker of White King “flushable” wet wipes has just flushed $700,000 down the drain for making false and misleading...

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12th April 2018 2:04 PM

PORTUGAL star Cristiano Ronaldo will pay a fine of almost 19 million euros under a plea deal with Spanish authorities over...

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27th July 2018 7:07 AM

MOST drivers have probably never even heard of this little-known law — but if you break it, it could seriously cost you.

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24th July 2018 10:07 AM

A DISGRACED, deregistered psychologist has been convicted and fined $16,000 for falsely claiming to be a “pioneer” in...

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08th Aug. 2018 1:08 PM

FORD has been handed the biggest fine for a car company in Australia after failing to fix faulty gearboxes and insisting it...

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26th April 2018 12:04 PM

MILLIONS of dollars on fines sought for damage in agricultural heartland

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11th May 2018 3:05 PM

A JAPANESE car parts maker has been ordered to pay a $46 million fine for colluding with a competitor on a bid for work on...

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16th May 2018 2:05 PM

THIS is the “questionable” photo a hotel used as evidence against an innocent guest who was slugged $280 for something they...

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05th Oct. 2018 2:10 AM

Motorists are praising police in Western Australia who fined a driver for travelling 28km/h under the speed limit on the...

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15th Jan. 2019 12:01 PM

We’re always warned to switch our phones to aeroplane mode on a plane. Here's a good reason why you should definitely...

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05th Dec. 2018 11:12 AM

POKEMON Go players might be desperate to catch that Level 3000 Mewtwo but the NSW Justice Department has warned of heavy...

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15th July 2016 5:07 AM

PEOPLE flying drones are being warned not to fly near bushfires or they could face a fine of $9000.

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23rd Oct. 2015 5:10 AM

THE manufacturer of Ugg Boots has been fined for claiming the Chinese-made sheepskin boots were made in the Australian...

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04th May 2016 5:05 AM

A MAN receives a fine for leaving his car unlocked near his Byron Bay home sparking social media outrage.

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30th Nov. 2015 9:11 AM

A man who was fined $4000 after pleading guilty to not caring for three turtles properly has won his appeal.

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25th July 2016 6:07 PM

Dog ban after dog neglect case dealt with in Gympie Magistrates Court

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22nd Dec. 2017 5:12 AM

GRANT Young says he would rather go to jail than pay the $1500 fine he received for drunken calls made to Maryborough MP...

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21st Dec. 2017 10:12 AM

A TRUCK driver has been fined more than $3700 after police discovered he was not a licenced tow truck driver or company and...

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01st Aug. 2019 10:08 AM

A TRUCK driver had to have a toe amputated after being twice run over in a Melbourne Spotlight warehouse, with the retailer...

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05th Aug. 2019 1:08 PM

Tabcorp fined $45 million for breaching money laundering and terrorism financing laws

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16th March 2017 2:03 PM

Disgraced wellness blogger Belle Gibson has been fined a whopping sum by the Federal Court over her cancer con — but she...

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28th Sept. 2017 9:09 AM

Amelia SanFilippo returned a rented textbook just four days late — but ended up copping a fine so huge her dad claimed it...

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12th July 2019 5:07 AM

George Calombaris has been slapped with a $200,000 fine after admitting to underpaying staff at his restaurants nearly $8...

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18th July 2019 8:07 AM

Nick Kyrgios has been fined heavily for his foul-mouthed tirade at a chair umpire during his loss in Cincinnati and could...

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16th Aug. 2019 6:08 AM

Everyone hates a parking ticket. But this Perth woman was outright shocked to get a $60 fine for parking in her...

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08th Aug. 2018 10:08 AM

DRIVER facing $10K bill from charity hay run isn't giving up without a fight, after copping the most debated fine in...

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19th Sept. 2018 6:09 AM

A P-plater lost their licence on the first day of 2019 after a stupid decision saw them cop a huge fine and double...

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02nd Jan. 2019 12:01 PM

THE donated hay was destined for drought-stricken farmers in western Queensland.

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05th Sept. 2018 10:09 AM

THE Federal Court has whacked Optus with a $1.5 million fine after it was found Australia’s second largest internet...

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23rd May 2018 9:05 AM