Three speedsters were caught across the Fraser Coast over the weekend.
Three speedsters were caught across the Fraser Coast over the weekend. FILE

Speedsters busted travelling 140kmh on Coast

THREE speedsters have been fined and had their licences suspended after high level speeding incidents over the weekend on the Fraser Coast.

The first vehicle was detected on March 17 at 9.45am, where a 29-year-old male tourist was intercepted by police travelling 152km/h in a 100km/h zone on Maryborough Hervey Bay Rd, just outside Walligun.

A second vehicle, travelling 150km/h in a 100km/h zone on Cooloola Coast Rd near Toolara Forrest, was pulled over by police about 1.45pm.

A third driver, caught at 142km/h on the Bruce Hwy at Tiaro, was caught the same day about 10.5pm.

All three drivers received a $1137 fine, six month licence suspension and lost six demerit points.



Cash splash at Coast hotels for school holidays

premium_icon Cash splash at Coast hotels for school holidays

Tourists are seeing what the Fraser Coast has to offer.

Drug driver jailed

premium_icon Drug driver jailed

He tested positive when intercepted by police.

Mary Poppins building refurb on hold as company goes bust

premium_icon Mary Poppins building refurb on hold as company goes bust

The company behind the works entered administration last Wednesday

Local Partners