Man fined after reckless quad bike rail trail ride
A 43 year-old man has been issued two traffic infringement notices and been fined $560 after taking his quad bike for a spin on a stretch of rail trail between Blackbutt and Benarkin.
At approximately 2.25pm on Sunday September 6, Blackbutt police were called after reports of a male person riding a quad bike along the rail trail.
As a result the man was fined for failing to wear a helmet and disobeying a road access sign.
He also lost six demerit points.