News

Drink and ride-on mower don't mix

POLICE have arrested a man for driving a ride-on mower around a tavern carpark on Sunday morning while almost four times the legal limit.

Police say the man rode his mower to Brothers Leagues Club earlier on Saturday night to drink.

Just before 12.30am witnesses saw him driving around the carpark on the mower.

When police got there they allegedly found a 52-year-old man asleep on the mower.

He was taken to the Ipswich Police Station where he allegedly returned a reading of 0.188.

The man, from Raceview, is due to appear at Ipswich Magistrates Court on April 20.

Topics:  brothers league club, drink driving, ride-on mower


Local Real Estate

finda logo
Featured Real Estate
Cleveland 4163  "FREE" Delivery Within 300kms 9x3m $24,900 10x3 $27,500. Bathroom, bedroom, lounge, kitchen, ...
4 Shearer Drive... $339,000
4 2 2
6 Enterprise Street... $2,000,000 +...
Commercial * Vendor will lease back Building 1 on 3 year term lease ...
42 Bognuda Street... $239,000
House 3 1 2

Join the Community.

Get your local news, your way.

Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.