Drought slashes Coast camping options for Christmas

premium_icon Drought slashes Coast camping options for Christmas

Drought causes Christmas camping spaces to be slashed on Coast

‘No remorse’: Survivor advocate says justice served

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A Noosa councillor’s defence team will look into legal ‘pathways’.

Dad's quick thinking saves potential bushfire catastrophe

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The Peregian dad woke to flames in bushland right near his house.

Insurance price hikes on the way

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$600 million lost in Queensland's recent weather events

VOTED IN: Noosa's future plan to go to State review

premium_icon VOTED IN: Noosa's future plan to go to State review

Special meeting of council as it considers its new planning scheme

Caught behind the couch: Drunk driver’s dog search fail

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Taelor James Russell tried hiding from cops in a very obvious place.

‘Heatwave’ continues after record-breaking temperatures

premium_icon ‘Heatwave’ continues after record-breaking temperatures

A heatwave is expected to plague the Sunshine Coast this week

Sky News rolls out program to keep our region informed

Sky News rolls out program to keep our region informed

Peter Gleeson leads new regional Sky News program.

NAPLAN improvers: Has your school got better or worse?

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Gympie Gold Rush Swim Meet

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Severe storms ‘likely’ for southeast

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Queenslanders warned to expect more severe thunderstorms today

Boy, 17, killed, 15yo girl critical in 'stolen car' rollover

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A 17-year-old boy has been killed and a 15-year-old girl left in a critical...

Horror 50C forecast for Australia

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Australia is on track to record its hottest day ever

JAIL: Ex-councillor locked up for disturbing sex crimes

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A former Noosa councillor was emotionless as he was taken to jail.

Walker shocked by ‘dangerous’ discovery at family beach

premium_icon Walker shocked by ‘dangerous’ discovery at family beach

A morning walker found a potentially fatal explosive.

Toddler fights for life after brother pulls him from pool

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A toddler has been taken hospital after a near drowning.

Council reveals cost of new City Hall

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Council reveals eight-figure sum and who will build it.

Historic native title win for Butchulla people

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The Butchulla people will be legally recognised with a native title

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    LIVESTREAM: Don’t miss the region’s swim stars in action

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    Popular Swimming competition introduces live stream.

    Teen rides wave of confidence after strong nationals start

    premium_icon Teen rides wave of confidence after strong nationals start

    Coast youth off to strong start at nationals

    Lana leaving rivals in wake, not taking anything for granted

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      Sportsperson of the Year Megan Rapinoe takes aim

      Sportsperson of the Year Megan Rapinoe takes aim

      Megan Rapinoe is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year

      ‘Average Joe’ plans mammoth journey for drought relief

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      Chris Dolan will walk for five days because 'why not?'.

      Woman sentenced for defrauding government of $25,000

      premium_icon Woman sentenced for defrauding government of $25,000

      Leanne Crowder defrauded money from the government.

      Heated debate follows decision to euthanise dingo

      premium_icon Heated debate follows decision to euthanise dingo

      Expert says no other choice but to kill dingo that bit child.

      BREAKING: Single-vehicle rollover on Fraser Island

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        Westpac backflips on Christmas party ban

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        Westpac has done a major about face and reinstated Christmas parties

        No more crying over cheap milk

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        Dairy code of conduct to set contract prices for milk producers

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        ‘Morally bankrupt’ Apple, Facebook tolerate child exploitation

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                  Instagram comedy star Celeste Barber and her husband, tree surgeon Api Robin, have quit the NSW Central Coast for Tweed Heads.

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                    The Gold Coast’s business credentials will be bolstered today when the city’s leading space company announces a parntership with the Australian Space Agency.

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                    More workers are needed at a council with a staff turnover three times more than the southeast Queensland average.

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                      A ground-breaking new skills program gets underway early next year that could end up being mandatory for all new truck drivers.

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                      Controversial Sleepy Hollow 'no engines' in rest area sign removed.

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