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The Daily Mercury
Historic roadhouse on the marketof the shop and bitumened the driveway. "Extra bowsers and everything.” In th
Historic roadhouse on the market
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
of the shop and bitumened the driveway. "Extra bowsers and everything.” In the past 32 years, Mr Pritchard said the Bruce Highway store has seen increased road traffic translate into busier sales. "The biggest thing I've noticed is people's... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwydeliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct a
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwy
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
deliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct and broader Caloundra area, to and from the Bruce Highway, and its ability to alleviate congestion on Caloundra Rd. "We would welcome discussions with the State... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwydeliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct a
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwy
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
deliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct and broader Caloundra area, to and from the Bruce Highway, and its ability to alleviate congestion on Caloundra Rd. "We would welcome discussions with the State... Read more
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Queensland Times
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwydeliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct a
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwy
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
deliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct and broader Caloundra area, to and from the Bruce Highway, and its ability to alleviate congestion on Caloundra Rd. "We would welcome discussions with the State... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwydeliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct a
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwy
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
deliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct and broader Caloundra area, to and from the Bruce Highway, and its ability to alleviate congestion on Caloundra Rd. "We would welcome discussions with the State... Read more
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News Mail
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwydeliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct a
The $50m idea to unblock the Bruce Hwy
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
deliver to commuters looking to access the new Sunshine Coast Health Precinct and broader Caloundra area, to and from the Bruce Highway, and its ability to alleviate congestion on Caloundra Rd. "We would welcome discussions with the State... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Caravan rolls over on Bruce Highwaythis morning. A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said one fi
Caravan rolls over on Bruce Highway
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
this morning. A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said one fire unit attended the crash on the Bruce Highway at the Broad St turn off near Sarina after a triple zero call about 10am. The spokeswoman said the crash... Read more
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The North West Star
Brisbane Traffic: Bruce Highway delays after Gateway Motorway crashThe "domino effect" has struck again, ruining the morning drive to work for com
Brisbane Traffic: Bruce Highway delays after Gateway Motorway crash
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
The "domino effect" has struck again, ruining the morning drive to work for commuters from the north as the Bruce Highway banked up past Deception Bay. The "domino effect" has struck again, ruining the morning drive to work for commuters from the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Massive' highway delays after motorway crashThe "domino effect" has struck again, ruining the morning drive to work for com
'Massive' highway delays after motorway crash
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
The "domino effect" has struck again, ruining the morning drive to work for commuters from the north as the Bruce Highway banked up past Deception Bay. A car and motorbike collided on the Gateway Motorway at Deagon about 5.30am, with only minor... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Driver stopped six times in five hours before fatal crashin the District Court in Mackay. Singho has made admissions that he was drivin
Driver stopped six times in five hours before fatal crash
The Daily Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
in the District Court in Mackay. Singho has made admissions that he was driving a silver Kia Rio when it drove off the Bruce Highway in February 2013 and crashed into Greta Creek. Sandra Clay and four-year-old Jakob French were killed in the... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld drivers caught over 150km/hlimit in the space of ten minutes in central Queensland. Police have urged all
Qld drivers caught over 150km/h
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
limit in the space of ten minutes in central Queensland. Police have urged all motorists to slow down with the school holidays starting. The drivers were caught within ten minutes of each other on the Bruce Highway near Gladstone on Tuesday n... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Police seeking witnesses to crash at FarleighFARLEIGH Police are seeking witnesses or dash cam footage in relation to a traf
Police seeking witnesses to crash at Farleigh
The Daily Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
FARLEIGH Police are seeking witnesses or dash cam footage in relation to a traffic incident that occurred on the Bruce Highway, The Leap on September 18. It's alleged a white Landcruiser style utility travelling towards Mackay has overtaken a truck... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Bruce Highway closed after single vehicle rolloverA woman was trapped after a vehicle rolled on the Bruce Highway south of Gympie
Bruce Highway closed after single vehicle rollover
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
A woman was trapped after a vehicle rolled on the Bruce Highway south of Gympie on Tuesday afternoon, closing the highway in both directions. Emergency services were called to help free a woman who was trapped in her vehicle after it rolled on the... Read more
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Queensland Times
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crashearlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spo
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crash
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
earlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spotted by police allegedly speeding on the Bruce Highway at Ilbibie, near Cone Creek Bridge shortly before 5pm. The vehicle failed to stop for police and sped... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crashearlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spo
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crash
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
earlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spotted by police allegedly speeding on the Bruce Highway at Ilbibie, near Cone Creek Bridge shortly before 5pm. The vehicle failed to stop for police and sped... Read more
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News Mail
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crashearlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spo
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crash
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
earlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spotted by police allegedly speeding on the Bruce Highway at Ilbibie, near Cone Creek Bridge shortly before 5pm. The vehicle failed to stop for police and sped... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crashearlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spo
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crash
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
earlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spotted by police allegedly speeding on the Bruce Highway at Ilbibie, near Cone Creek Bridge shortly before 5pm. The vehicle failed to stop for police and sped... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crashearlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spo
UPDATE: Four charged after crime spree ends in crash
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
earlier in the day (September 17) from an address in Kunwarara and had been spotted by police allegedly speeding on the Bruce Highway at Ilbibie, near Cone Creek Bridge shortly before 5pm. The vehicle failed to stop for police and sped... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
CHASE UPDATE: Crazed driver still on the runsaid a man, described as being in his 30s or 40s, was wanted by police. "Unifo
CHASE UPDATE: Crazed driver still on the run
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
said a man, described as being in his 30s or 40s, was wanted by police. "Uniformed police attempted an intercept on the Bruce Highway this morning where a vehicle, a Mercedes, failed to stop," he said. "The vehicle was later dumped in Childers... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
CHASE UPDATE: Crazed driver still on the runsaid a man, described as being in his 30s or 40s, was wanted by police. "Unifo
CHASE UPDATE: Crazed driver still on the run
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
said a man, described as being in his 30s or 40s, was wanted by police. "Uniformed police attempted an intercept on the Bruce Highway this morning where a vehicle, a Mercedes, failed to stop," he said. "The vehicle was later dumped in Childers... Read more
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Queensland Times
CHASE UPDATE: Crazed driver still on the runsaid a man, described as being in his 30s or 40s, was wanted by police. "Unifo
CHASE UPDATE: Crazed driver still on the run
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
said a man, described as being in his 30s or 40s, was wanted by police. "Uniformed police attempted an intercept on the Bruce Highway this morning where a vehicle, a Mercedes, failed to stop," he said. "The vehicle was later dumped in Childers... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
CHASE UPDATE: Crazed driver still on the runsaid a man, described as being in his 30s or 40s, was wanted by police. "Unifo
CHASE UPDATE: Crazed driver still on the run
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
said a man, described as being in his 30s or 40s, was wanted by police. "Uniformed police attempted an intercept on the Bruce Highway this morning where a vehicle, a Mercedes, failed to stop," he said. "The vehicle was later dumped in Childers... Read more
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The North West Star
Man in serious condition after rollover on Bruce Highway A man has been airlifted to hospital after a crash at the Sunshine Coast on F
Man in serious condition after rollover on Bruce Highway
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
A man has been airlifted to hospital after a crash at the Sunshine Coast on Friday morning. The man was driving along the Bruce Highway at Forest Glen when his vehicle rolled into a ditch,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Man in serious condition after rollover on Bruce HighwayA man has been airlifted to hospital after a crash at the Sunshine Coast on Fri
Man in serious condition after rollover on Bruce Highway
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
A man has been airlifted to hospital after a crash at the Sunshine Coast on Friday morning. The man was driving along the Bruce Highway at Forest Glen when his vehicle rolled into a ditch, just before 6am. The man has suffered suspected spinal... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Major traffic changes with permanent roundabout comingand, once complete, it will have deliver efficiency improvements for freight op
Major traffic changes with permanent roundabout coming
The Daily Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
and, once complete, it will have deliver efficiency improvements for freight operators and, best of all, a much safer Bruce Highway." The new dual-lane roundabout is expected to be completed by late 2016. Traffic travelling from Hay Point to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Billion-dollar six-lane highway project to start before ChristmasWork will begin before Christmas on a $1.13 billion, four-year project to widen
Billion-dollar six-lane highway project to start before Christmas
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
Work will begin before Christmas on a $1.13 billion, four-year project to widen the Bruce Highway on the Sunshine Coast between Caloundra Road and the Sunshine Motorway to six lanes. Queensland's Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey said on Friday... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld's M1 and Bruce Highway join key listhas added two Queensland road projects to its priority list. The independent a
Qld's M1 and Bruce Highway join key list
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
has added two Queensland road projects to its priority list. The independent adviser believes upgrades to the M1 and Bruce Highway are "sound investments" and will address congestion problems in the state's southeast. Chief executive Philip... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Car breaks down on Gateway, traffic backs up 25kmRoad about 6.20pm, according to Australian Traffic Network traffic reporter Oly
Car breaks down on Gateway, traffic backs up 25km
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
Road about 6.20pm, according to Australian Traffic Network traffic reporter Olympia Kwitowski. Major delays on the Bruce Highway and Gateway Motorway thanks to a breakdown. Photo: Olympia Kwitowski/Twitter It was also sending delays back... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Fix the Bruce: Roadworks are vital, but dangerousNOBODY likes roadworks and the Bruce Highway continues to have its fair share o
Fix the Bruce: Roadworks are vital, but dangerous
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
NOBODY likes roadworks and the Bruce Highway continues to have its fair share of them. While it can be a large inconvenience on our journey from A to B, road works are vital to maintaining and improving the continuing travel needs of our... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highwayspace of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highway
The Daily Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
space of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist was pulled over by the Tiaro police on the Bruce Highway travelling at 132kmh in a 100kmh zone which resulted in a hefty $568 fine and the loss of six demerit... Read more
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The North West Star
Queensland driver caught speeding twice in an hour loses 14 merit pointsspeeding twice in an hour, racking up 14 demerit points and $974 in fines. Tia
Queensland driver caught speeding twice in an hour loses 14 merit points
The North West Star / Posted 20 days ago
speeding twice in an hour, racking up 14 demerit points and $974 in fines. Tiaro police intercepted the motorist on the Bruce Highway at Tiaro, about 230 kilometres north of Brisbane, on Saturday. The car was clocked travelling 132km/h in a... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highwayspace of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highway
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
space of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist was pulled over by the Tiaro police on the Bruce Highway travelling at 132kmh in a 100kmh zone which resulted in a hefty $568 fine and the loss of six demerit... Read more
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Queensland Times
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highwayspace of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highway
Queensland Times / Posted 20 days ago
space of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist was pulled over by the Tiaro police on the Bruce Highway travelling at 132kmh in a 100kmh zone which resulted in a hefty $568 fine and the loss of six demerit... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highwayspace of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highway
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
space of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist was pulled over by the Tiaro police on the Bruce Highway travelling at 132kmh in a 100kmh zone which resulted in a hefty $568 fine and the loss of six demerit... Read more
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News Mail
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highwayspace of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist
Caught out twice: 132kmh then 122kmh on Bruce Highway
News Mail / Posted 20 days ago
space of an hour a driver was caught speeding not once but twice. The motorist was pulled over by the Tiaro police on the Bruce Highway travelling at 132kmh in a 100kmh zone which resulted in a hefty $568 fine and the loss of six demerit... Read more
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The North West Star
Bruce Highway crash causes traffic delaysA crash on the Bruce Highway at Murrumba Downs has caused traffic with the dela
Bruce Highway crash causes traffic delays
The North West Star / Posted 21 days ago
A crash on the Bruce Highway at Murrumba Downs has caused traffic with the delays back to Bracken Ridge. A crash on the Bruce Highway at Murrumba Downs has caused lengthy traffic delays. The accident in a northbound lane shortly after 10.30am just... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Bruce Highway crash causes delaysA crash on the Bruce Highway at Murrumba Downs has caused lengthy traffic delay
Bruce Highway crash causes delays
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
A crash on the Bruce Highway at Murrumba Downs has caused lengthy traffic delays. The accident in a northbound lane shortly after 10.30am just before the Kallangur turn-off and one patient was taken to hospital with minor injuries. A crash on the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Long road to getting Bruce off the bad listin comparison to the south-east corner and NSW. It is certainly on the mind of
Long road to getting Bruce off the bad list
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
in comparison to the south-east corner and NSW. It is certainly on the mind of truckie LR Lang who has been travelling the Bruce Highway weekly for 12 years. Sharing the road is one topic he feels more drivers need to be aware of, especially in... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
The Bruce, a nightmare drive for Rocky truckiesLONG time truckie JR Lang labels the stretch of Bruce Highway in Central Queens
The Bruce, a nightmare drive for Rocky truckies
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
LONG time truckie JR Lang labels the stretch of Bruce Highway in Central Queensland as "appalling”. Owner of Lang Haulage, JR has been on the Bruce Hwy on a weekly basis for 12 years and is putting his foot down for upgrades to begin. "The... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
No need for four lanes yetyears. This time frame differs from the 11 to 20-year time frame initially est
No need for four lanes yet
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
years. This time frame differs from the 11 to 20-year time frame initially estimated by the Bligh Government in their 2011 Bruce Highway Upgrade Strategy. Former Labor candidate for Capricornia Leisa Neaton spoke about this long-term vision for... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
New rest stops, flood-proofing should be Bruce Hwy priorities: MPscalls from Whitsunday MP Jason Costigan to lobby for a rest stop at Bloomsbury
New rest stops, flood-proofing should be Bruce Hwy priorities: MPs
The Daily Mercury / Posted 25 days ago
calls from Whitsunday MP Jason Costigan to lobby for a rest stop at Bloomsbury to reduce the road toll on the dangerous Bruce Highway. As part of the Daily Mercury's campaign, Fix the Bruce, Mr Costigan said new rest areas would be one way to... Read more
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The North West Star
Brisbane traffic: M1 delays after car fire clearedand further south to Loganholme and Underwood. There were more delays further
Brisbane traffic: M1 delays after car fire cleared
The North West Star / Posted 26 days ago
and further south to Loganholme and Underwood. There were more delays further north through Mount Gravatt. To the north of the city, the Gateway Motorway was traditionally slow through Bracken Ridge, as was the Bruce Highway back to North... Read more
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Brisbane Times
M1 delayed after car fire clearedand further south to Loganholme and Underwood. There were more delays further
M1 delayed after car fire cleared
Brisbane Times / Posted 26 days ago
and further south to Loganholme and Underwood. There were more delays further north through Mount Gravatt. To the north of the city, the Gateway Motorway was traditionally slow through Bracken Ridge, as was the Bruce Highway back to North... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
EXCLUSIVE: Plan to make Bruce Hwy four lanes to Sarinaimmunity and work elsewhere in my electorate ... but there's so much more to be
EXCLUSIVE: Plan to make Bruce Hwy four lanes to Sarina
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
immunity and work elsewhere in my electorate ... but there's so much more to be done." Mr Christensen hoped the 10-year Bruce Highway Action Plan would not be the last long-term plan to fix the highway. "At the five-year mark of this project... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highwayTWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highway
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
TWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the drivers headed north along the Bruce Highway. The two vehicles were reported stolen on the highway early on Wednesday. Police say that at 2.25am, they were notified that... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highwayTWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highway
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
TWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the drivers headed north along the Bruce Highway. The two vehicles were reported stolen on the highway early on Wednesday. Police say that at 2.25am, they were notified that... Read more
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News Mail
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highwayTWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highway
News Mail / Posted 26 days ago
TWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the drivers headed north along the Bruce Highway. The two vehicles were reported stolen on the highway early on Wednesday. Police say that at 2.25am, they were notified that... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highwayTWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highway
Daily Examiner / Posted 26 days ago
TWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the drivers headed north along the Bruce Highway. The two vehicles were reported stolen on the highway early on Wednesday. Police say that at 2.25am, they were notified that... Read more
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Northern Star
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highwayTWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the
Police stop stolen cars by popping their tyres on highway
Northern Star / Posted 26 days ago
TWO stolen vehicles were forced to stop after police popped their tyres as the drivers headed north along the Bruce Highway. The two vehicles were reported stolen on the highway early on Wednesday. Police say that at 2.25am, they were notified that... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
The Bruce shouldn't be a test of survivaltoday launched the 2016 Fix the Bruce campaign. We want to make sure the focus
The Bruce shouldn't be a test of survival
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
today launched the 2016 Fix the Bruce campaign. We want to make sure the focus stays firmly on continually improving the Bruce Highway through Central Queensland and beyond. As well as saving lives it will make the region an even more attractive... Read more
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