Gladstone man gave daughter "night time massages"

A GLADSTONE man who gave his five-year-old daughter "night time massages" has pleaded guilty to maintaining a sexual relationship with a child.

The Rockhampton District Court heard the man touched his daughter in a sexual manner.

The 45-year-old also admitted to being in posession of more than 18,000 child pornographic images, to charges of using a carriage device to access child pornography, and indecent treatment of a child.

He was sentenced to two years for the charges of using a carriage device to access child pornography, 407 days for possessing child pornographic material, three years for maintaining a relationship with a child, suspended forthwith.

He was also given a three year probation order and three year good behaviour bond.

Topics:  child pornography indecent treatment of a child rockhampton district court

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