December 2019

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 7:52 PM

Mayor Mark Jamieson has weighed in on the need to deliver mass transit on the Coast as the population is set to grow to 518,000 residents by 2041.

Mayor weighs in on Coast’s desperate mass transit needs

Mayor Mark Jamieson has weighed in on the need to deliver mass transit on the Coast as the population is set to grow to 518,000 residents by 2041.

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 7:50 PM

A stressed-out nursing student was caught out stealing high-end products from Myer, but when confronted by police she told another story.

Nursing student blames pricey thefts on stress

A stressed-out nursing student was caught out stealing high-end products from Myer, but when confronted by police she told another story.

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 7:47 PM

Sunshine Coast Council has requested more time to consider a contentious development, which would ultimately house more than 2000 people.

Critic says developer must conform like ratepayers

Sunshine Coast Council has requested more time to consider a contentious development, which would ultimately house more than 2000 people.

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 7:47 PM

The tourism industry is worth $2.65 billion to the Sunshine Coast economy and supports tens-of-thousands of local jobs, according to new government data.

Tourism a $2.65 billion industry, and growing

The tourism industry is worth $2.65 billion to the Sunshine Coast economy and supports tens-of-thousands of local jobs, according to new government data.

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 2:46 PM

A mother and son who lost their home, pet cat and livelihoods to a house fire on Friday have thanked the community for its support.

House fire victim’s heartfelt thanks after losing everything

A mother and son who lost their home, pet cat and livelihoods to a house fire on Friday have thanked the community for its support.

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 12:27 PM

Police are on the hunt for a teenage boy or young man, believed to have been at the wheel of a stolen van which sped erratically across the Sunshine Coast today.

Police hunt for teenager involved in stolen-car pursuit

Police are on the hunt for a teenage boy or young man, believed to have been at the wheel of a stolen van which sped erratically across the Sunshine Coast today.

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 11:36 AM

A heatwave is expected to plague the Sunshine Coast this week after the region sweltered through temperatures up to 10 degrees above average yesterday.

‘Heatwave’ continues after record-breaking temperatures

A heatwave is expected to plague the Sunshine Coast this week after the region sweltered through temperatures up to 10 degrees above average yesterday.

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 10:16 AM

Man taken to hospital after reports he was hit by a car.

Man struck by car on major road

Man taken to hospital after reports he was hit by a car.

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 10:13 AM

Firefighters rushed to the school amid reports a building was ablaze.

Trashy act sparks school fire fear

Firefighters rushed to the school amid reports a building was ablaze.

Published a story 8th Dec 2019 10:00 AM

A woman was taken to hospital after a vehicle crashed into a tree.

Woman injured as car smashes into tree

A woman was taken to hospital after a vehicle crashed into a tree.

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