Cyclone Nora now expected to cross Queensland coast on Sunday as category three

Cyclone Nora now expected to cross Queensland coast on Sunday as category three

Updated March 24, 2018 16:49:22 Photo: On Saturday afternoon, Tropical Cyclone Nora was moving south east at 20kph. (Supplied: BOM) Authorities now believe Severe Tropical Cyclone Nora will cross the Queensland coast some time shortly after midday (AEST) on Sunday afternoon as a category three system. At an emergency briefing …

Canberra teenager drowns after boat capsizes off Moruya on NSW south coast

Canberra teenager drowns after boat capsizes off Moruya on NSW south coast

Updated March 24, 2018 13:05:31 Photo: A road block setup for the rescue operation after a 13-year-old girl drowned near Moruya. (Supplied: Far South Coast Surf Lifesaving) A 13-year-old girl from Canberra has drowned after a boat carrying six passengers capsized in waters just off Moruya, on the NSW south …

Gold Coast Titans seal last-minute win over Canberra to end round one, Panthers beat Eels

Gold Coast Titans seal last-minute win over Canberra to end round one, Panthers beat Eels

Updated March 11, 2018 21:00:19 Photo: Phillip Sami was one of five try-scorers for the Titans in their thrilling 30-28 win over the Raiders. (AAP: Dave Hunt) Related Story: Storm begin with a win after Warriors, Tigers seal upset victories Gold Coast Titans have produced a stirring comeback in Garth …

For the West Coast Eagles, season 2018 could deliver a top eight spot or a wooden spoon

For the West Coast Eagles, season 2018 could deliver a top eight spot or a wooden spoon

Posted March 23, 2018 14:54:57 Photo: Eagles players celebrate after their win in the first elimination final match against Port Adelaide. (AAP: David Mariuz) Related Story: Not Lyon down: How the Dockers coach is rebuilding the side to rise again in 2018 Related Story: The surgeon who fixed Nic Naitanui’s …

Gold Coast council dumps plan to mine Facebook data from Commonwealth Games visitors using free wi-fi

Gold Coast council dumps plan to mine Facebook data from Commonwealth Games visitors using free wi-fi

Posted March 22, 2018 13:01:09 Photo: The free wifi option available on the Gold Coast will no longer require a Facebook login. (ABC News: Elise Kinsella) Related Story: Handing over your Facebook data the price of free wi-fi Related Story: Facebook loses $US35b after massive data breach, tech stocks lead …

Commonwealth Games set to follow a familiar Australia-heavy script on Gold Coast

Commonwealth Games set to follow a familiar Australia-heavy script on Gold Coast

Updated March 15, 2018 10:28:30 Photo: The 2018 Commonwealth Games begin on the Gold Coast in April. (Supplied: 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games) If this were to be the Commonwealth Games’ swansong on the Gold Coast in a few weeks, would we really care? Some see it as an outdated …

Julian Wilson deals with the pain to win season-opening World Surf League event on the Gold Coast

Julian Wilson deals with the pain to win season-opening World Surf League event on the Gold Coast

Updated March 16, 2018 18:24:41 Photo: Australian surfer Julian Wilson has won the opening event of the 2018 World Surf League tour with a win at Kirra (Source: WSL/Sloane) Australian surfer Julian Wilson has opened his 2018 World Surf League account with a win over Central Coast surfer Adrian Buchan …

New South Wales Hunter and Mid North Coast bracing for floods

Residents in parts of New South Wales are being warned to stay alert with fears of flooding. Heavy rain is expected to continue in the Hunter and Mid North Coast. The State Emergency Service has already responded to almost 400 calls for help in just 24 hours. Source link

Gold Coast 2018: Jenna O’Hea to make Opals return at Commonwealth Games

Gold Coast 2018: Jenna O’Hea to make Opals return at Commonwealth Games

Posted March 21, 2018 13:03:47 Photo: Alice Kunek (L) and Jenna O’Hea will team up together for the Opals at the Commonwealth Games. (ABC News: Damian McIver) It was an email that moved Jenna O’Hea to tears. After six years on the outer of the national team, the Victorian basketballer …