All posts by Nick Moore

About Nick Moore

Nick Moore is the editor of NorthernLife.com.au. He also edits the printed Great Wait. Nick started as a journalist in 1993 and has worked for Fairfax, News Corp and APN.
  • A tree with stripped bark.
    Revealed: Who is stripping park trees

    OBLONG pieces of bark cut from council trees in Chermside and Geebung were used for Indigenous art, NorthernLife.com.au has been told. Some of the trees were expected to die. The bark will not grow back. Following tip-offs...

    • Posted July 18, 2018
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  • Police tape at crime scene.
    Drugs and weapons arrest, Brighton

    POLICE have charged a man after the alleged discovery of illicit drugs, weapons and cash in Brighton on July 4. Shortly before noon, officers were called following a disturbance at a Beaconsfield Terrace address, MyPolice.qld.gov.au reported. Police...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • Justin Nickerson speaking at a podium on awards night.
    Sandgate’s Nickerson picks up third honour at REIQ Awards for Excellence 2017

    REAL estate caller Justin Nickerson was named Auctioneer of the Year at this year’s prestigious REIQ Awards for Excellence in Brisbane. Nickerson got his start in real estate with Ray White at Sandgate after an early career in...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • Homes near hospitals show healthy returns

    WHEN you feel that crushing pain in the chest, every minute counts as the ambulance races you to a doctor. Heart attack is the nation’s top killer and more Australians are paying the price for too little...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • A rendering of the upgraded Westfield Chermside shopping centre.
    Westfield Chermside expansion to boost property but bank sounds alarm on values

    A MAJOR expansion of the Westfield shopping centre at Chermside is tipped to make the suburb even more attractive to homebuyers at the same time that one of Australia’s Big Four banks is sounding alarms about stretched...

    • Posted January 30, 2017
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  • Jesse Vosseler, once-legged Brisbane boxer, hits a blue punching bag in gym training.
    Jesse Vosseler’s knockout attitude defeats adversity

    IMAGINE stepping in the boxing ring with a big, fit man who wants to punch you in the face, hard and often. It takes a ton of courage, you’ll agree. And stellar conditioning. To survive and thrive...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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  • The Brisbane Netball Association 16 Years Division 1 team poses after their victory in the state age championships.
    Brisbane netball excels at state age championships

    HIGH-5s and pats on the back have flowed freely after Brisbane Netball Association recorded its best result at this year’s Suzuki State Age Championship at Mudgeeraba on June 6-8. The 16 Years Division 1 team finished first...

    • Posted June 29, 2015
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  • Studio portrait photo of Jessica Pearce who is a producer on The Legend of Ben Hall movie.
    The Legend of Ben Hall: Earnshaw old girl far from bushed after extending range

    WHEN credits roll on the new Australian film about bushranger Ben Hall, one name might leap out for viewers from Brisbane’s north. Listed as “Producer” for The Legend of Ben Hall is Jessica Pearce (pictured),  who spent...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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  • Queenslander-style home at Northgate, Brisbane.
    Median house prices climb in northeast Brisbane

    MEDIAN house prices have increased almost across the board in northeast Brisbane, according to property information provider OnTheHouse.com.au. The only two suburbs to drop in the period April to June this year compared to the same period...

    • Posted November 3, 2014
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  • Robberies with violence, north Brisbane

    NORTH Brisbane detectives were investigating two robberies with violence, and one attempted robbery with violence this week at Toowong and Chermside, police media reported. Investigations suggested that about 9am on Tuesday, October 28, a woman had just...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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