(S)extortion email Warning

Scam alert

Police say they have received many reports of an extortion email being sent to members of the community. The email suggests the recipient of the email has been filmed viewing adult content websites and the video will be released unless a payment is made using Bitcoin. This is commonly referred … [Read more...]

Police Operation to Crack Down on Fake Rego Plates

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A police road safety operation focusing on motorists with fake registration plates and unregistered vehicles has been launched across Queensland. The three-month operation code named Operation Quebec Yield will also involve officers targeting drivers for red light, mobile phone and seat belt … [Read more...]

Stop the Budget ‘Top Up’ at Farmers Expense

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Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud has accused the State Government of ‘topping up the State Budget’ by ripping off farmers with power costs. Mr Littleproud says Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is imposing a “tax by stealth” on farmers by milking energy companies for … [Read more...]

Oldies Not Heeding the Message

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A report out next month shows that melanoma rates in Queensland are the highest in the country and there’s big increases in cases within the older demographic. The latest data found in Queensland Health’s 2018 Health of Queensland Report, set to be released in a couple of weeks shows over the … [Read more...]

New 4WD lift laws provide greater consistency

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Vehicle lift modification laws will be changed in Queensland to create greater consistency for 4WD motorists. Transport and Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey says the changes would be in place from tomorrow, following the Palaszczuk Government’s announcement last month that it would change the … [Read more...]

November 30 – Final Day of Free Camping

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Goondiwindi Regional Council has resolved to accept the 30 of November as the last day for free camping at Redmond Park. The Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (DNRME), recommended the date. Cr Graeme Scheu says signs will be erected and the Redmond Park site would revert to … [Read more...]