November 2020

Published a story 30th Nov 2020 4:55 PM

A local fire ban has been declared for the Sunshine Coast, Noosa and Gympie regions from midnight on Monday for one week.

Total fire ban for Coast, Noosa and Gympie

A local fire ban has been declared for the Sunshine Coast, Noosa and Gympie regions from midnight on Monday for one week.

Published a story 30th Nov 2020 1:01 PM

The weather bureau predicts the Coast will be spared from the high 30Cs and even 40C temperatures that have authorities on high alert.

Classic winds spare Coast from brutal heatwave

The weather bureau predicts the Coast will be spared from the high 30Cs and even 40C temperatures that have authorities on high alert.

Published a story 27th Nov 2020 2:45 PM

Hello Harry’s original Ocean St store has emerged from the shadows of prolonged closures with long-time customers as new owners.

Ocean St’s Hello Harry back ‘bigger and better’

Hello Harry’s original Ocean St store has emerged from the shadows of prolonged closures with long-time customers as new owners.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 7:06 PM

Sunshine Coast tenants approaching the end of their lease will be at the mercy of landlords, with weekly rental prices to increase “substantially”.

Why your weeks’ rental payment just spiked

Sunshine Coast tenants approaching the end of their lease will be at the mercy of landlords, with weekly rental prices to increase “substantially”.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 4:34 PM

A test run of Sunshine Plaza’s new high ropes course brought back memories of being a 10-year-old boy climbing cotton trees, writes Matty Holdsworth.

First test of Sunshine Plaza’s $3m high ropes course

A test run of Sunshine Plaza’s new high ropes course brought back memories of being a 10-year-old boy climbing cotton trees, writes Matty Holdsworth.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 3:07 PM

Sunshine Coast Stadium will host at least two blockbuster NRL fixtures in 2021, confirmed in Thursday’s draw announcement

Save the dates: Coast bags NRL games for 2021

Sunshine Coast Stadium will host at least two blockbuster NRL fixtures in 2021, confirmed in Thursday’s draw announcement

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 2:00 PM

NSW and Victorian residents have rushed to secure holidays on the Sunshine Coast "like caged chickens flying a border coop".

Southern stampede: Holiday makers rush to secure stays

NSW and Victorian residents have rushed to secure holidays on the Sunshine Coast "like caged chickens flying a border coop".

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 12:37 PM

Two of Maroochydore Swans favourite sons have returned to the team and more are tipped to follow as the club gets its 2018 premiership band back together.

Swans’ ‘golden era’ vibes return with signings

Two of Maroochydore Swans favourite sons have returned to the team and more are tipped to follow as the club gets its 2018 premiership band back together.

Published a story 24th Nov 2020 5:16 PM

A bird that flew into a powerline has sparked a major bushfire on the Sunshine Coast which required a waterbombing and excavator efforts to contain.

Bird-brained mistake sparks massive bushfire

A bird that flew into a powerline has sparked a major bushfire on the Sunshine Coast which required a waterbombing and excavator efforts to contain.

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