Alistair Brightman

Drunk adult puts 7-year-old behind the wheel

A 7-YEAR-OLD boy was caught driving a car at 3am on the Gold Coast this morning.

Police intercepted the car allegedly being driven by the 7-year-old on the Surfers Paradise Esplanade.

A New South Wales man, 41, was charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle and adult in charge under the influence of liquor.

He will face the Southport Magistrates Court on July 3.



Bookings bonanza for renovated oceanfront park

Bookings bonanza for renovated oceanfront park

The park is expected to open on March 22.

Residents warned to lock up after spate of break-ins

Residents warned to lock up after spate of break-ins

A car, laptop and a bottle of whiskey are among items stolen

Public gets a glimpse behind the scenes of police station

Public gets a glimpse behind the scenes of police station

An estimated 3000 visitors poured into Tweed Heads Police Station

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