Regional News

Fri 17 Jan 2020

Ginger frenzy as festival spices up Yandina

premium_icon Ginger frenzy as festival spices up Yandina

The Ginger Flower and Food Festival is set to inspire 8000 ginger lovers over the next three days.

Elderly man with dementia found in drain after search

Elderly man with dementia found in drain after search

UPDATE: An 87-year-old man who was reported missing in Maroochydore has been found in a storm water drain after he failed to return home last night.

’Toothless’ election watchdog puts bite on ‘misleading’ claims

premium_icon ’Toothless’ election watchdog puts bite on ‘misleading’...

A council election watchdog finds in favour of Noosa Council but defiant candidate says she ‘will not be silenced’.

Landcare leader eyes fertile political offshoot

premium_icon Landcare leader eyes fertile political offshoot

Noosa Landcare leaders stand for council after three decades of public service.

Mum’s shock excuse for ignoring sick family dog

premium_icon Mum’s shock excuse for ignoring sick family dog

A mother who ignored the failing health of her sick, vomiting dog for months has received a shock punishment in court.

Award-winning Qld dairy slams hospital milk tender

premium_icon Award-winning Qld dairy slams hospital milk tender

The State Government is under fire for awarding a statewide hospital milk tender to French and Chinese-owners over an award-winning Sunshine Coast dairy.

‘Cowardly’ reason for jealous girlfriend’s brutal attack

premium_icon ‘Cowardly’ reason for jealous girlfriend’s brutal attack

WATCH: The nursing student pushed her victim onto the road before wrapping her legs around her head and punching her in the violent attack.

Buyers up and running for super summer auction weekend

premium_icon Buyers up and running for super summer auction weekend

Leading Noosa agents prepare for hot weekend of auctions with three properties already snapped up and $10m in sales in 24 hours as a summer warmer

United front ‘fractures’ on sustainable tourism

premium_icon United front ‘fractures’ on sustainable tourism

Noosa has hit a few ‘bumps’ as groups looks to ramp up its push for more sustainable tourism.

REVEALED: When $85m beachside village set to start

premium_icon REVEALED: When $85m beachside village set to start

Approvals pending, the developers behind a bold new $85 million residential and retail project in a once-sleepy Sunshine Coast town have revealed a start date.

'Nobody wants me': Woman faces future on the streets

premium_icon 'Nobody wants me': Woman faces future on the streets

More than 1500 people fall asleep on the Sunshine Coast each night in fear of never finding a place to call home. Ingrid Golle will soon be one of them.

Hanson to campaign against 2032 Olympics bid

premium_icon Hanson to campaign against 2032 Olympics bid

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson believes regional Queenslanders don’t want the 2032 Olympics and will use the bid as a tool to win votes at the next election.

Heartwarming reason this Rainbow Beach tradition rides on

premium_icon Heartwarming reason this Rainbow Beach tradition rides on

‘We try to portray a sentimental element with it, reminding everyone to get together once in a while and remember loved ones lost.’

READY, SET, FLUSH: Aussie Day Dunny Races return

premium_icon READY, SET, FLUSH: Aussie Day Dunny Races return

A Sunshine Coast tradition will mark its 30th successive year on Australia Day, offering locals a fun-filled day of entertainment.

Thu 16 Jan 2020

I spent the day at a nudist resort, here’s what happened

premium_icon I spent the day at a nudist resort, here’s what happened

While my friendly host’s smile was on display for my entire visit, the same couldn’t be said for his towel.

Two people fined thousands for feeding Fraser Island dingoes

premium_icon Two people fined thousands for feeding Fraser Island dingoes

Covert operation under way to crack down on dingo offenders

‘All gone’: Mum jobless after fire destroys work

premium_icon ‘All gone’: Mum jobless after fire destroys work

A single mum now out of a job after her workplace was destroyed by fire hopes for a fresh start on the Sunshine Coast.

Strong weekend for Noosa auctions

premium_icon Strong weekend for Noosa auctions

THE Noosa property market has experienced a strong run for the start of summer and this weekend the attention will be on a string of auctions with listings that...

Paramedics rush to popular lake after near drowning

premium_icon Paramedics rush to popular lake after near drowning

One person has been rushed to hospital after they almost drowned at a popular Sunshine Coast lake this afternoon.

Funding request made ‘urgent’ in fight for trauma service

premium_icon Funding request made ‘urgent’ in fight for trauma service

Noosa MP Sandy Bolton is working with the State Government to address a funding shortage for a ‘vital’ road trauma service.

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