WOMAN SUSTAINS BURNS IN GOLD COAST UNIT FIRE

Four people have been taken to hospital after a blaze gutted a unit on the Gold Coast overnight. Police say the fire took hold at around 11pm at Government Road address in Labrador. The four ...
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BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT

There should be some nice little waves to be found to kick start the weekend. Swell is abating tomorrow. Winds are going to swing onshore for most on Sunday as another pulse in the swell ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – MORE FINE WEATHER WEEKEND

Another front sweeps in across the south-east, bringing with it another short lived blast of cooler air for the second half of the weekend. Fronts continue to clip the south eastern corner of the nation ...
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GAV’S WEATHER: WINDS EASING AS FINE WEATHER RETURNS

There is some cloud streaking its way across south eastern Australia as another front sweeps in bringing with it a short lived blast of cold air.  The centre and northern Australia is still cloud free ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – SUMMER ONE DAY, WINTER THE NEXT

A very hot day with gusty north-west winds producing very dangerous bushfire conditions. A cold change will move through, cooling things back down on Thursday ...
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CYCLIST KILLED CRASHING INTO PARKED CAR

A male cyclist has died after crashing into a vehicle on the Gold Coast. Police say the accident happened shortly after 9am this morning, when the 75-year-old male cyclist crashed into the rear of a ...
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FIREARMS ALLEGEDLY DISCOVERED BURIED ON STANTHORPE PROPERTY

A cache of firearms and ammunition have been discovered buried on a property near the Queensland-NSW border. Police allege they discovered 11 handguns, two AR15 rifles, and in excess of 10,000 rounds of ammunition, buried ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – SUMMER BLAST ON IT’S WAY

There is some cloud streaking its way across southern Australia. The centre and northern Australia is still cloud free. Fronts continue to clip the southern corners of the nation. Large highs still dominate the mid ...
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BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT

Another epic weekend of waves is on the way. In the north, the swell will be a bit smaller, but it will be really big for Hunter Coastal waters and the winds will swing onshore ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – ANOTHER DRY WEEKEND ON THE WAY

The incredible Spring storm will end tomorrow as the low moves out over New Zealand, generating plenty of weekend swell. A massive high will now help continue the dry spell while causing the nights to ...
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TWO WANTED IN RELATION TO GOLD COAST BREAK INS

Police have release a number of CCTV images as part of their investigations into a string of Gold Coast burglaries. It's believed thieves often used bricks to gain entry to ten premises including takeaway food ...
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GAV’S WEATHER: GROUNDHOG DAY WEATHER CONTINUES

There is still cold polar air sweeping across the south-east but the mega Spring storm is now coming to an end. Cloud has increased over WA, still clear elsewhere across the country. The incredible Spring ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – EARLY SPRING IS DANGEROUSLY DRY

Spring is off to a dangerously dry start. The south-east is being hit with strong, icy winds and snow falling to low levels in Tasmania, Victoria and southern NSW. The big dry for the rest ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – WINTER COME BACK

This satellite image is what snow lovers look out for. A mass of cold air sweeping in across the south-east, set to produce the biggest snow dump of the season which will take the base ...
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STABBING ACCUSED ALLEGED TO HAVE OMCG LINKS

Two men will face court following the alleged stabbing of a man on the Gold Coast last month. Police say an altercation occurred between two men at a Tequila Court address in Mermaid Waters, shortly ...
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DASH CAM FOOTAGE SOUGHT OF VARSITY LAKES CRASH

Information is being sought from the public after a serious traffic crash on the Gold Coast today. Just after 7am, two cars and a utility were involved in a collision at the intersection of Scottsdale ...
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ONE CAR FLIPS AND ANOTHER LOOSES CONTROL ON THE GOLD COAST

A car has flipped onto its roof after being rear-ended by another vehicle on the Gold Coast. Police say the incident happened at around 9:30 last night, when a car that was allegedly weaving in ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – FIRST WEEKEND OF SPRING & FATHERS DAY FORECAST

More fine days with clear skies are on the way this weekend as the mercury rises thanks to a building north-west airflow. The pulse in the swell is expected to abate from tomorrow but there ...
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BURTON TOYOTA SURF REPORT

Swell is going to abate over the weekend and the winds will become light with morning offshores returning before switching onshore in the afternoon for most of the coast. Morning session on the falling tide ...
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GAV’S WEATHER: WINTER COMES TO AN END

Very little happening on the satellite tonight, the latest low is spiralling around in the Tasman. The low off shore will help maintain the southerly air flow making for a consistent end to winter across ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – WINTER IS COMING TO AN END

Scattered high level cloud is making its way in across western NSW that will move through the local region overnight. The front in the south-east will freshen the southerly air flow, making for a consistent ...
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MAN FACING POKIE THEFT CHARGES DATING BACK TO 2009

A 53-year-old Gold Coast man has been arrested in relation to alleged break and enter offences dating back to 2009. Police believe the offender has been active in Queensland and New South Wales for several ...
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IRONMAN DEAN MERCER DEAD AT 47

Champion Ironman Dean Mercer died suddenly today after suffering a major heart attack while driving on the Gold Coast. The 47-year-old winner of two world titles leaves behind a wife and four young boys ...
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GAV’S WEATHER: FRESH SOUTHERLY MAKES FOR A COLD NIGHT

The main feature is the fast spinning low in the Tasman. This is generating a large swell and strong southerly winds that are buffeting the coast today. Tomorrow expect a mostly fine day for the ...
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ONE HOSPITALISED AFTER GOLD COAST ALTERCATION

A man with alleged links to the Lone Wolves Outlaw Motorcycle Gang has faced court over a fight on the Gold Coast. Police say at around 1.15am this morning, an altercation broke out between two ...
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TWO TAKEN TO HOSPITAL FOLLOWING GOLD COAST BRAWL

Anarchy has erupted on the Gold Coast this afternoon as a brawl broke out at a popular beer garden in Surfer's Paradise. Two people were taken to hospital, one with a stab wound - the ...
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29-YEAR-OLD ARRESTED OVER ALLEGED STABBING

A man has been stabbed in the neck during an fight on the Gold Coast this afternoon. Police say the incident took place at a licensed premises on Cavill Avenue in Surfers Paradise, at around ...
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MURDER CHARGES LAID AFTER GOLD COAST HOUSE FIRE

UPDATE: A man has been charged with murder following a house fire on the Gold Coast this morning. Emergency services responded to reports of a fire at a home on Bushmead Street at Nerang, around ...
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DEPRIVATION OF LIBERTY CHARGES LAID ON THE GOLD COAST

Gold Coast police expect to lay charges against a man over a deprivation of liberty and assault incident early this morning. Police allege the 29-year-old man attempted to flood the inside of a residence and ...
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MAN ALLEGEDLY EXPOSES HIMSELF ON A GOLD COAST BUS

A Brisbane man will face court after allegedly exposing himself to two young girls on a Gold Coast bus. Police say the incidents occurred on a bus that travelled through Varsity Lakes and Miami on ...
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