Lifeguards warn beachgoers to play it safe

Lifeguards want beachgoers to play it safe

AISHA ISABELLA ULSTRUP-HANSEN Summer is a great time to take advantage of Queenland’s beautiful beaches, but experts warn that it’s important to play it safe and follow the beach safety rules as the weather hots up.   According to Life … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 26 September 2019

Coming up on The Source News, major petrol retailer, Caltex raised petrol prices in South East Queensland at the beginning of school holidays, the release of the Mental Health Commission's 2019 National Report and its role in improving Australia's … [Read more...]

Women’s hockey masters hits Gold Coast

Queensland hockey masters

SAKARA BELL The Hockey Australia Masters’ Women’s National Championships starts on the Gold Coast today, and will feature matches played by 39 teams from around Australia.   The event, which will be held at the Gold Coast Hockey Centre … [Read more...]

Defending champion gets set for Cooly Gold

Georgia Miller

SAKARA BELL One of Surf Life Saving’s most challenging endurance races, the Coolangatta Gold, returns on October 12 and 13, and 2018 winner Georgia Miller is in training to defend her title.   Miller, who is just 23 years of … [Read more...]

Gymnast fights for Olympics contention

Georgia Godwin 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

SAAVANAH BOURKE The countdown is on for Australian artistic gymnast Georgia Godwin as she prepares for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games selection event.   The event will be held at the Gold Coast Sport and Leisure Centre in October, … [Read more...]

Synchronised swimmer aims for Olympic team

Synchronised swimmer Rachel Presser

SAAVANAH BOURKE Nineteen-year-old Rachel Presser is swimming her way to the top, hoping to individually qualify for a spot on the Australian Synchronised Swimming team.   Swimmers selected for the team will compete at the upcoming … [Read more...]

Beach rugby has action-packed future

Beach Rugby Australia

SAKARA BELL Beach Rugby Australia will present its second ever International Beach Rugby Festival at Kirra Beach this weekend, and the association believes the sport is ready to go further.   Beach Rugby Australia’s event director Peter … [Read more...]

Beach Rugby Festival hits Kirra

Beach Rugby Australia

MARY JO DOWSETT AND SAKARA BELL This weekend sees Beach Rugby Australia kick off their second International Beach Rugby Festival at the Gold Coast’s Kirra Beach.   The three-day festival, which runs from September 6 to 8, will attract … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 05 September 2019

On today’s show: We will find out the latest on the Varsity Lakes murder last night; What’s causing the rising temperature in South East Queensland; Why drivers should fill up their petrol tanks now and details about the International Beach Rugby … [Read more...]

Queensland’s biggest bike ride turns 15

Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge

OLIVIA SIVA Queensland cyclists are gearing up for the 15th annual Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge, which will see 5000 riders peddling their way from St Lucia to Southport on Sunday September 15.   The annual 100km event, which … [Read more...]