Monday, 10 August 2020
Drink driving and unregistered vehicle offences: Police report


A 62-year-old Warwick male will appear before the Ipswich Magistrates Court for a drink driving offence. The driver was originally intercepted by officers from the Ipswich Road Policing Unit for a speeding offence on the Beaudesert Boonah Road at 12.35pm on Wednesday July 22. He was set to appear on September 2, 2020.  A breath alcohol reading of 0.070% will be alleged.

A 35-year-old Boonah male will appear before Ipswich Magistrates Court after he was observed riding an unregistered and uninsured motorcycle bearing false plates in Edward Street, Kalbar at about 3.15pm on Wednesday July 22. Officers from the Road Policing Unit observed the rider and located him at a Boonah address a short time later. Checks of his licence found that he was not licenced to ride the type of motorcycle he was on. He was also issued several infringement notices. He was set to appear in court on August 28, 2020.  

A 69-year-old Peak Crossing man was charged with drink driving after police stopped his vehicle for a roadside breath test about 6.30pm on July 24, 2020 on Peak Crossing - Churchbank Weir Road, Peak Crossing. He was set to appear in Ipswich Magistrates Court on September 25, 2020. A reading of 0.127% will be alleged.

A 48-year-old Highvale man was issued a Notice to Appear in Ipswich Magistrates Court for drink driving after he was stopped by officers from Ipswich Road Policing Unit on the Cunningham Highway, Silverdale at 8.15am on Sunday July 26 for a speeding offence. He was set to appear in court in August. A reading of 0.072% will be alleged.

Found Property

A set of keys were handed into Boonah Police. They were found at about 6:00pm on Wednesday July 15, 2020 on Bruckner Hill Road. If you have lost a set of keys in this area, please contact Boonah Police. Proof of ownership will be required.

Boonah and Harrisville Counters

Unexpected closures: Unfortunately, regular counter hours will not be maintained at the Boonah and Harrisville Stations in  coming weeks due to unplanned leave. The Officer in Charge of these stations apologise for any inconvenience caused. Should you need to speak with an officer from any station please contact Policelink on 131 444 or email the station requesting contact.  If you are trying to report an offence that is occurring at the time or an emergency, ring 000.

Station email addresses are: Boonah –, Harrisville –, Kalbar –

Kalbar Station is open on Wednesdays between 8am-12pm. Anyone wishing to speak with S/Constable Piper outside those hours is requested to contact Kalbar Station via phone and make an appointment.