Category: Transport

Drivers targeted as kids head back to school

Parents frazzled about heading back to school, had one more thing to worry about this morning. Brisbane City Council has restarted its campaign to tackle drivers who flaunt parking rules near schools. Liam Kennedy reports.

Tourists causing traffic troubles on Bribie Island

Bribie Island is best known as a quiet region north of Brisbane with an idyllic lifestyle and beachside getaways. But speedy tourists and congestion are causing headaches for locals. Laura Daly reports.

Lownes fairytale finish to Bathurst 1000

Craig Lowndes and Steve Richards have won the Bathurst 1000 in a race that left fans cheering. David Reynolds fought to defend his title following last year’s win but was unable to hold off Lowndes. Josh Stengert reports.

Stats show P-platers still see the need for speed

The RACQ has revealed shocking new statistics showing many of Queensland’s most inexperienced drivers have been caught speeding.┬áMore than 200,000 learner and P-plater drivers have been fined in just a few years. Alice Leggett reports.

Plane ‘Mayday’ surprise to passengers

Sydney’s international Airport went into full emergency mode this morning. A Boeing 787, carrying more than 200 people, sent a ‘Mayday’saying it could run out of fuel. Laura Lavelle reports.

Cordner named as interim Kangaroos Captain

The NRL has announced a new interim captain for the Kangaroos. Greg Inglis has been suspended for two games after a drink driving charge and Vice Captain, Boyd Cordner, will take over. James Hawes reports.

Drivers gear up for blockbuster Bathurst

Australia’s biggest supercar race, the Bathurst 1000 is fast approaching. Teams are now spending hundreds of thousands of dollars fine-tuning their cars in the hope they won’t fail or crash. Laura Lavelle reports.

Young Endeavour docks in Brisbane

The Young Endeavour, a tall mast sailing ship, has docked in Brisbane. Twenty-six lucky trainees disembarked after the experience of their lives. Alice Leggett reports.

New Farm gets newest ferry

One of Brisbane’s busiest and most popular parks is now easier to get to. A new ferry terminal has just opened, making New Farm Park an even more popular choice for the holidays. Georgie Nichols reports.

RSPCA plea to protect pets ahead of Riverfire

Brisbane’s annual Riverfire event is 21 this year. It’s more popular than ever but not we are warned with animals. Ysabelle Alesna reports.