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#Gold Coast

# gold-coast - Monday 7 January, 2019

Thousands of Australians stung in bluebottle jellyfish invasion
# Queensland
# Queensland

Thousands of Australians stung in bluebottle jellyfish invasion

Jan 7th 2019, 2:56 PM 36,508 Views 16 Comments

Around 13,000 stings have been recorded in the past week.

# gold-coast - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Missing Commonwealth Games athletes resurface in Sydney
# Asylum
# Asylum

Missing Commonwealth Games athletes resurface in Sydney

May 15th 2018, 9:06 AM 27,738 Views 22 Comments

More than a dozen athletes from four African nations have been missing since the games on the Gold Coast last month.

# gold-coast - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Irish boxers claim eight medals at Commonwealths with semis and finals to come
# Gold Coast
From The42
# Gold Coast

Irish boxers claim eight medals at Commonwealths with semis and finals to come

Apr 11th 2018, 1:50 PM 17,802 Views 24 Comments

Seven Irish fighters will return with at least bronze, while Kristina O’Hara booked her place in the light-flyweight final.

# gold-coast - Sunday 11 March, 2018

Australian police hunt for 'Irish scammers' suspected of a spate of crimes across the Gold Coast
# Brisbane
# Brisbane

Australian police hunt for 'Irish scammers' suspected of a spate of crimes across the Gold Coast

Mar 11th 2018, 4:05 PM 110,712 Views 53 Comments

Queensland Police held a press conference yesterday.

# gold-coast - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Irishman critical after falling from construction site in Australia
# Brisbane
# Brisbane

Irishman critical after falling from construction site in Australia

Jul 11th 2017, 2:24 PM 23,462 Views 2 Comments

The man was resuscitated by colleagues after falling 20 metres onto concrete.

# gold-coast - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Australia: Plane makes emergency landing after flock of birds sucked into its engine
# Air Asia
# Air Asia

Australia: Plane makes emergency landing after flock of birds sucked into its engine

Jul 4th 2017, 7:12 AM 14,839 Views 15 Comments

Passengers reported seeing sparks coming from one the plane’s engines.

# gold-coast - Monday 10 April, 2017

Australian rapper ran into the sea after running up €420 bill at seafood restaurant
# Gold Coast
# Gold Coast

Australian rapper ran into the sea after running up €420 bill at seafood restaurant

Apr 10th 2017, 10:13 AM 60,224 Views 0 Comments

Police were towed to the man on the back of jet-skis.

# gold-coast - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

"Everyone was screaming" - Tragedy as four die at theme park in Australia
# Dreamworld
# Dreamworld

"Everyone was screaming" - Tragedy as four die at theme park in Australia

Oct 25th 2016, 7:15 AM 36,792 Views 19 Comments

All of the deceased were adults aged between 32 and their early 40s.

# gold-coast - Friday 21 October, 2016

Man dies after 'dangerous drug incident' in Australia
# N BOMB
# N BOMB

Man dies after 'dangerous drug incident' in Australia

Oct 21st 2016, 2:57 PM 22,179 Views 0 Comments

Several other people were hospitalised and two men have been charged.

# gold-coast - Monday 17 October, 2016

A mystery drug has hospitalised 16 people in Australia but authorities don't know what it is yet
# Gold Coast
# Gold Coast

A mystery drug has hospitalised 16 people in Australia but authorities don't know what it is yet

Oct 17th 2016, 8:54 AM 28,067 Views 47 Comments

A man is fighting for his life in intensive care in Queensland after taking the drug.

# gold-coast - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

6-1 down with 30 minutes to play... Australian team wins 8-6
# Unlikely Comeback
From The42
# Unlikely Comeback

6-1 down with 30 minutes to play... Australian team wins 8-6

Feb 16th 2016, 2:35 PM 8,451 Views 5 Comments

Gold Coast City are the very definition of ‘never give up’.

# gold-coast - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Pumas still await their first Rugby Championship win as Aussies edge them Down Under
# Hanging On
From The42
# Hanging On

Pumas still await their first Rugby Championship win as Aussies edge them Down Under

Sep 13th 2014, 1:51 PM 4,251 Views 0 Comments

A late rally from the Argentines ensured a nervy finale for the Wallabies.

# gold-coast - Monday 21 July, 2014

Third day of search for missing Irish surfer Stuart Butler concludes in Australia
# Byron Bay
# Byron Bay

Third day of search for missing Irish surfer Stuart Butler concludes in Australia

Jul 21st 2014, 12:48 PM 20,742 Views 5 Comments

The 19-year-old went missing off on Saturday and has not been found.

# gold-coast - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Irish surfer goes missing in the waters off Byron Bay in Australia
# Missing
# Missing

Irish surfer goes missing in the waters off Byron Bay in Australia

Jul 20th 2014, 10:41 PM 26,737 Views 9 Comments

The man was surfing with two friends who were rescued.

# gold-coast - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

'Blind drunk' tourists fined $1,000 for stealing penguin from theme park
# Fish Food
From The Daily Edge
# Fish Food

'Blind drunk' tourists fined $1,000 for stealing penguin from theme park

May 2nd 2012, 2:07 PM 5,090 Views 17 Comments

Rhys Owen Jones, 21, and Keri Mules, 20, pleaded guilty to stealing a penguin from an Australian Sea World last month.

# gold-coast - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Cooney denies Rules series is on the brink of collapse
# Carry On Regardless
From The42
# Carry On Regardless

Cooney denies Rules series is on the brink of collapse

Nov 3rd 2011, 11:55 AM 240 Views 0 Comments

Australian tour to Ireland in 2013 will go ahead as planned despite talk of an uncertain future, GAA President says.

# gold-coast - Wednesday 3 November, 2010

'Gold coast' the target of new hunt for oil
# Dalkey Oil
# Dalkey Oil

'Gold coast' the target of new hunt for oil

Nov 3rd 2010, 11:55 AM 558 Views 1 Comment

Exploration company says that up to 870 million barrels of oil could be just 10km off the Dublin coast.