Bomb threats made to Brisbane and Sydney Airports

POLICE have charged a 62-year-old man after bomb threats were made to Brisbane and Sydney airports this morning.

It will be alleged around 9.40am a man used a public telephone at Mermaid Waters to make threats of a bomb at the airports.

A 62-year-old Inala man has been charged with two counts of using a carriage service for a hoax threat.

He will appear in the Southport Magistrates Court on July 21.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.


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