BRITISH tourist drowned because instructor lost sight of her while trying to avoid more advanced diving group, Coronial inquest told
THE director of a company running a scuba diving tour on which a UK tourist drowned six days into a gap year holiday has broken into tears and apologised.
Man accused of escaping prison charged with ice trafficking
THE director of a diving company fined over the drowning of a British tourist on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef has faced a barrage of questions.
A DIVING boat skipper overseeing a scuba tour in which a British tourist drowned has denied he deleted photos which may have assisted investigations.
A WHITSUNDAY diving instructor averted her gaze for just seconds before she lost a British tourist embarking on her first ever scuba diving expedition.
A MIRANI driver caught behind the wheel on the drug ice may have had his licence disqualified, but he will still be allowed to drive for work purposes.
A POLICE officer was left with cuts covering his hands after chasing down a belligerent drunk from Slade Point causing trouble on Mackay's club strip.
A PLASTERER from Richmond begged a magistrate to "please have mercy” after a friend "ratted” him out over an illicit garden he was cultivating.
A NORTH Mackay man with a shocking record had been out of prison four months when he stole a bike and repeatedly evaded arrest with police hot on his tail.