A man is in a stable condition after losing control of a quad bike
A man is in a stable condition after losing control of a quad bike Louise Stonehouse

Quad biker injured by barbed wire crash

A a quad biker has suffered serious chest injuries after crashing into a barbed wire fence on the NSW Central coast.

The 22-year-old man lost control of a quad bike at a property in Kulnura and impacted on the barbed wire before 9am on Sunday morning, a statement from Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service said.

His injuries are significant but not life threatening.

He has been transported by helicopter in a stable condition to John Hunter Hospital.



Exemptions for FIFO miners to cross borders sparks fears

Premium Content Exemptions for FIFO miners to cross borders sparks fears

Mayor: ‘I am on record as saying we do not support exemptions.’

One drop is one too many for this violent drunk

Premium Content One drop is one too many for this violent drunk

Man jailed for serious assaults against pub manager and woman

CQ bank rejoices in strengthened network amid closures

Premium Content CQ bank rejoices in strengthened network amid closures

60-year-old institution reflects on its humble beginnings.