beach safety

‘Horrific pain’: Mum’s warning after stonefish sting

Premium Content ‘Horrific pain’: Mum’s warning after stonefish sting

An afternoon at the beach on Christmas Day ended in spending almost five hours in...

Not your babysitters: Lifesavers hit out at parents

Premium Content Not your babysitters: Lifesavers hit out at parents

Lifesavers fed up with being beach ‘babysitters’

Four rescued in less than an hour at Coast beaches

Premium Content Four rescued in less than an hour at Coast beaches

Lifesavers urge beachgoers to exercise extreme caution.

Council denies call for more stonefish warning signs

Premium Content Council denies call for more stonefish warning signs

Request to install more signs refused

Everyday Heroes: Nippers risked lives to save swimmers

Everyday Heroes: Nippers risked lives to save swimmers

These amazign kids saved seven swimmers in a dramatic rescue.

Shark nets ripped from water as wild weather approaches

Shark nets ripped from water as wild weather approaches

Warning issued to Coast beachgoers

Young woman brought back from dead in dramatic beach rescue

Young woman brought back from dead in dramatic beach rescue

Incredible rescue efforts bring young woman back on beach

Dogs on beach - on leash - anywhere?

Dogs on beach - on leash - anywhere?

Teenager calling for 'ruff' justice

COMMENT: Beach scare will bring mates closer

COMMENT: Beach scare will bring mates closer

Bond between two mates has been strengthened by a traumatic incident

BEACH SAFETY: Can you reduce your risk of a shark attack?

BEACH SAFETY: Can you reduce your risk of a shark attack?

Some tips and helpful apps to help you be safe

Shark nets provide peace of mind for Coast swimmers

Shark nets provide peace of mind for Coast swimmers

The majority of Sunshine Coast beaches are lined with shark nets

Another toddler burns feet on coals from NYE beach fire

Another toddler burns feet on coals from NYE beach fire

Her dad wants to warn people to properly put out their fires

Lifeguards face cut if skills aren't up to scratch in test

Lifeguards face cut if skills aren't up to scratch in test

Lifeguards put through rigorous tests in first two weeks of December

Govt denies secret plan to shorten shark netting season

Govt denies secret plan to shorten shark netting season

Proposal of cutting season by a month raised in tender document