ALLEGED ASSAULT HOSPITALISES 47-YEAR-OLD ON THE GOLD COAST

A fight between two men on the Gold Coast has left one in hospital and another facing assault charges. Police say a fight broke out between two men on the Esplanade between Hanlon Street and ...
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MAN ARMED WITH KNIFE HOLDS UP GOLD COAST BOTTLE SHOP

Police are hunting a man after he held up a bottle shop on the Gold Coast last night. The man reportedly entered the business on Monterey Keys Drive at Helensvale just after 7 o'clock with ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – NICE START TO THE WEEKEND

Today another band of showers moved across northern NSW. The good news is it should clear taking the majority of the rain with it. The weekend is expected to get off to a fine start ...
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BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT – SOME QUALITY WAVES AHEAD

I like the look of the weekend for hitting the coast and finding some quality waves. The swell size and direction looks really good. Winds will be light and variable so it won't be perfect ...
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POLICE OPERATION WRAPS UP WITH 28 ARRESTED ON 93 CHARGES

Six search warrants were executed at residential addresses on the Gold Coast and Logan yesterday, as part of a police operation targeting those with OMCG links. The raids were the final stage of Operation Oscar ...
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FIGHT LEAVES A GOLD COAST MAN IN CRITICAL CONDITION

A man has been taken to hospital in a critical condition after a fight in a carpark on the Gold Coast. Police say a man became involved in an argument with a group of men ...
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POLICE SEEK ASSISTANCE INTO MISSING GOLD COAST TEEN

Concerns are held for a missing teenager on the Gold Coast. The 17-year-old boy was reported missing from Upper Coomera after he was last seen at a Starush Court residence around 2pm on Monday March ...
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TWO TO FACE COURT AFTER ALLEGEDLY CRASHING STOLEN SUV

A teenager and a 12-year-old boy will face court after they allegedly stole an SUV and crashed it into another vehicle on the Gold Coast. Around 7.15am yesterday, police were travelling on the Logan Motorway ...
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GOLD COAST DRIVER IN HOSPITAL AFTER CRASHING 4WD INTO PALM TREE

A 27-year-old man is in hospital after crashing his 4WD into a tree on the Gold Coast. Just after 6:30pm yesterday, police say the driver lost control on Wyberba Street in Tugun, colliding with a ...
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WEATHER: SOUTHERLY CHANGE ON THE WAY

Autumn so far has been dominated by a warm, moist, tropical air mass from the north. Overnight a southerly is going to move in across the Central Coast and Hunter, and push further north across ...
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WEATHER: STORMY TIMES

The days have a defined tropical feel to them at the moment and tropics are famous for big storms. This afternoon we've seen the skies light up across many areas of NSW and tomorrow will ...
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22-YEAR-OLD TO FACE GOLD COAST COURT OVER DANGEROUS DRIVING

A stolen car has been driven at high speed through the Gold Coast, at one point evading police despite three blown tyres. Just before 8pm on Saturday night, a police helicopter detected a speeding vehicle ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – MORE RAIN TO COME…

As many coastal communities are awash with constant rain many inland communities are still awaiting their turn. Tomorrow rain will begin to move in from the far west falling across central NSW to the western ...
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GOLD COAST POLICE OFFICER STRUCK BY PASSING VEHICLE

A police officer on the scene of a minor traffic accident has been struck by passing vehicle on the Gold Coast. The officer had left his car and was rendering assistance at the accident on ...
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ASSISTANCE SOUGHT INTO MISSING GOLD COAST MAN

Police hold concerns for a man missing on the Gold Coast. 32-year-old Aaron Smith was last seen around 2pm on Friday when he left an address on Coldstream Way in Holmview in his car. He ...
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TEENAGERS SOUGHT OVER ATTEMPTED GOLD COAST ROBBERIES

Police would like to speak to two teenagers they believe were involved in a pair of failed armed robberies on the Gold Coast. Around 8:45pm last night, two women were walking over the Chevron Island ...
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DELUGE REPLENISHES HUNTER WATER SUPPLIES

As the north coast recovers from a deluge - in the Hunter, the rain hasn't been all bad news. The weather system has topped up the region's water supply, and there's more on the way ...
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ONE DEAD AFTER CAR CRASHES INTO TREE NEAR THE GOLD COAST

A person has died, and three people have been hospitalised, after a car crashed into a tree in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Police say a sedan was travelling along Tamborine Mountain Road on Tambourine Mountain, ...
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FLOOD RESCUES IN NORTHERN NSW AFTER PEOPLE IGNORE WARNINGS

At least three flood rescues have been carried out in northern New South Wales, as a low and trough continues to bring heavy rain and strong winds to the region. The rescues have been the ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – VERY DANGEROUS SYSTEM DEVELOPING

All week we have had to deal with a trough sitting over the east coast spawning multiple small low pressure cells. Tonight one intense East-Coast Low will form off the northern NSW coast. This has the ...
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THE SURF REPORT WITH GAV

Surfing on the northern side the weekends East-Coast Low will be fine so conditions should remain OK for the Quicksilver Pro. Most of the NSW coast will be a blow out with dangerous conditions developing ...
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BANDIDO OMCG TARGETED BY TASKFORCE MAXIMA

Police have allegedly uncovered cocaine, steroids and other restricted drugs during a search on the Gold Coast yesterday. Detectives from Taskforce Maxima executed a search warrant on an Ormeau address yesterday. The search also allegedly ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – HEAVY RAIN SET TO RETURN TO THE COAST

The northern NSW coast got a much needed break from heavy overnight rain accumulating 100 to 200mm for most of the coast. The trough drifted offshore today. Tomorrow an East-Coast Low is likely to form ...
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RESIDENTS TIED-UP DURING GOLD COAST ROBBERY

Three residents have been bound and robbed during a home invasion on the Gold Coast. Police allege that around 1:30pm yesterday, two men entered a Barrington Street home in Pacific Pines through an open garage ...
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WEATHER: HEAVY RAIN FOR NORTHERN NSW COAST TO CONTINUE

We've seen some big downpours produce more than 150mm around Mullumbimby overnight. That heavy pulse has surged south, hitting the mid north coast between Coffs Harbour and Dorrigo today. Sawtell received more than 170mm since ...
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WEATHER: HEAVY RAIN HEADED FOR NORTHERN NSW

Isolated thunderstorms have produced some heavy downpours. The most notable is Moree, receiving a month's worth of rain - 55mm in an hour last night. Today the showers and storms have been scattered, with numerous ...
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OFFICIAL COUNTDOWN TO COMMONWEALTH GAMES BEGINS

Hunter Paralympian Kurt Fearnley has delivered the Commonwealth Games baton to the Queen at Buckingham Palace, ahead of next year's games on the Gold Coast. He carried it from Green Park and down the iconic ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – WILD WEEK OF WEATHER ON THE WAY

This next week will deliver a mixture of good and bad. The good news is rain is on the way, set to replenish the dry, parched lands of the NW after a scorching hot summer ...
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POLICE OPERATION NETS DRUNK AND DRUG DRIVERS ON THE GOLD COAST

A woman will appear in court after allegedly blowing nearly five times the legal limit while driving an unregistered and uninsured vehicle on the Gold Coast. The 50-year-old from Biggera Waters allegedly recorded a breath ...
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GOLD COAST MOTORCYCLIST KILLED IN SINGLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT

A motorcyclist has died in a single vehicle accident on the Gold Coast. Just before midnight on Sunday, a motorcycle was travelling along Tambourine-Oxenford Road at Wongawallan, when it has left the road and crashed ...
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