PHOTOS: $8000 raised in Toy Run ride

SANTA and his biker buddies from the Fraser Coast Independent Riders were able to raise an impressive $8000 towards three local charities on Sunday.

One of the organisers, Michael Tucker, said the riders also managed to collection enough toys to fill a room, which will be donated before Christmas to the Fraser Coast Family Network.

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Warrant out for man who stole tiny house and drove it 1400km

The tiny house allegedly stolen by Brendon John Rourke.

The ACT man has failed to come to court on numerous occasions.

McCarthy battles through scorcher, fourth overall

Italian rider Elia Viviani wins stage three of the Tour Down Under from Glenelg to Victor Harbor, South Australia. Maryborough's Jay McCarthy, pictured off Viviani's shoulder in the background, finish the stage tenth overall.

"It was a good day overall but very hot!"

Strategy game to draw in new members

Players drawing hands for a fresh game of Mahjong.

Tutor to teach classic strategy game

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