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Family mourns Brisbane man found dead a week before son's wedding
A Brisbane man who went missing during a scenic motorcycle ride has been found dead just a week before his son's wedding. Siemon Mulder, 66, set out for a ride on his blue Triumph on Monday. Police said he planned to ride from his home in Sandgate,...

Woman arrested after police officer genital grab in Perth CBD
A 28-year-old woman has been charged after she allegedly indecently assaulted a police officer by grabbing his genitals in the CBD on Saturday night. About 7.45pm, police were arresting a person on Wellington Street when they were approached by the...

Man buried under collapsed wall at Bootu Creek manganese mine in Northern Territory
A man has been buried under "a significant volume of soil and rock" when a wall collapsed at a manganese mine in the central Northern Territory. Key points: A 59-year-old Darwin man is missing after a mine wall collapsed at Bootu Creek managanese mine...

50th Gem Show

This year – 2017 - we will be holding our 50th Gem Show so come along on Saturday 26th August. Opening time will be 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Hemmant Community Hall, Hemmant-Tingalpa Rd, Hemmant. Traders and tailgaters will be displaying precious and semi-precious gemstones. Opals, crystal, fossils minerals, jewellery, beads and findings, lapidary supplies, tools, equipment and handicraft. Club members will be showcasing their talent with a display of handmade jewellery, cabochons and collections. Our club table will be covered with homemade jams, pickle and delicious cakes. Refreshment are available at our Soft Rock Cafe. Buy a ticket in the raffle of beautiful jewellery made by our members. Something for everyone – all tastes, all ages, all budgets, Admission $4 Pensioners, $3. Under 12 free.