Regional News

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Turnbull changes tune on banks

Turnbull changes tune on banks

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has admitted it was a mistake not to launch a Royal Commission into banks years ago and flagged further reforms.

Man hospitalised after suspect encounter with deadly animal

Man hospitalised after suspect encounter with deadly animal

Close call with 'one of world's most venomous animals' on island off Queensland coast, and it isn't a jellyfish.

Australian ironwoman champion targets Coolangatta Gold

Australian ironwoman champion targets Coolangatta Gold

Capturing the Australian title capped a remarkable rise through the sport for Rogers.

Council seeks funding for $180m convention centre

Council seeks funding for $180m convention centre

FUNDING for a $180m Sunshine Coast Entertainment, Convention and Exhibition Centre in the Maroochydore SunCentral CBD is being sought.

The bizarre Coast council fines helping rake in $670k extra

The bizarre Coast council fines helping rake in $670k extra

Some of the weird fines that exist on the Sunshine Coast and which helped the council rake in an extra $674,449 over two years.

Million-dollar apartment bought off-plan for just $85k

Million-dollar apartment bought off-plan for just $85k

THE value of good design was shown to stand the test of time with the sale at auction of an apartment in Mooloolaba.

Been in a crash? Watch what you say on Facebook

Been in a crash? Watch what you say on Facebook

CRASH victims may have to watch what they say on social media as dodgy dealers zero in with an illegal practice that continues to flourish.

Aussies return reignites memories of tragic day

Aussies return reignites memories of tragic day

TIM Ryan admits the moment he heard the Australian Surf Life Saving Championships would return to Broadbeach, he phoned Matthew Barclay's father, Stephen.

The Coast area where it's almost impossible to get a rental

The Coast area where it's almost impossible to get a rental

ONE Sunshine Coast suburb holds the mantle for the tightest rental market in Queensland.

Jockey accused of throwing race vindicated after long fight

Jockey accused of throwing race vindicated after long fight

A SUNSHINE Coast jockey who was accused of throwing a race has finally found vindication in a 10-month battle to save her racing career.

Why this loved up Gympie couple is in the minority

Why this loved up Gympie couple is in the minority

'The have shown us it's not all a bed of roses but you work your problems out when things get tough'

Sun 22 Apr 2018

Child trapped in Bruce Hwy crash wreckage, major delays

Child trapped in Bruce Hwy crash wreckage, major delays

A child has sustained multiple leg fractures in a horror Bruce Highway crash, as two other children and five adults are also taken to hospital this afternoon

Divine concert program for the Coast

Divine concert program for the Coast

ACCLAIMED Sunshine Coast choir combines with string quartet for a celebration of inspirational music featuring works by Mozart.

Coast's $450 million waterpark goes glamping

Coast's $450 million waterpark goes glamping

THE company behind the Sunshine Coast's new $450 million waterpark has announced plans for a leisure park as part of the 25ha develoment on Steve Irwin Way.

Car flips on beach, two airlifted to hospital

Car flips on beach, two airlifted to hospital

TWO people have been airlifted to hospital after a car flipped while driving on a Sunshine Coast beach.

It's just so beachy, so chic

It's just so beachy, so chic

FUNKY beach house that underwent award-winning extension and renovation now set for auction.

Sunshine Coast solar farm wins national award

Sunshine Coast solar farm wins national award

THE Sunshine Coast Solar Farm continues to attract widespread recognition, taking a win at the Local Government Managers Australia excellence awards.

Sat 21 Apr 2018

Sloman edges high-quality field to win Aussies surf title

Sloman edges high-quality field to win Aussies surf title

HE edged local hope Simon Huitenga and Maroochydore's Hayden Cotter in a frantic dash to the tape.

Rogers captures Australian ironwoman crown

Rogers captures Australian ironwoman crown

SOME words of inspiration helped Lana Rogers to victory in the national ironwoman final at Perth.

SHOCK DIAGNOSIS: Popular athlete in fight of her life

SHOCK DIAGNOSIS: Popular athlete in fight of her life

"I can't afford to be negative. I have five kids and a husband.”

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