Regional News

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Jockey accused of throwing race vindicated after long fight

Jockey accused of throwing race vindicated after long fight

A SUNSHINE Coast jockey who was accused of throwing a race has finally found vindication in a 10-month battle to save her racing career.

Why this loved up Gympie couple is in the minority

Why this loved up Gympie couple is in the minority

'The have shown us it's not all a bed of roses but you work your problems out when things get tough'

Sun 22 Apr 2018

Keegan amid region's bodyboarders to claim state titles

Keegan amid region's bodyboarders to claim state titles

YANDINA'S Gary Thatcher claimed the state crown in the open drop knee section, after winning both legs of the series.

Child trapped in Bruce Hwy crash wreckage, major delays

Child trapped in Bruce Hwy crash wreckage, major delays

A child has sustained multiple leg fractures in a horror Bruce Highway crash, as two other children and five adults are also taken to hospital this afternoon

Coast's $450 million waterpark goes glamping

Coast's $450 million waterpark goes glamping

THE company behind the Sunshine Coast's new $450 million waterpark has announced plans for a leisure park as part of the 25ha develoment on Steve Irwin Way.

Car flips on beach, two airlifted to hospital

Car flips on beach, two airlifted to hospital

TWO people have been airlifted to hospital after a car flipped while driving on a Sunshine Coast beach.

It's just so beachy, so chic

It's just so beachy, so chic

FUNKY beach house that underwent award-winning extension and renovation now set for auction.

Sunshine Coast solar farm wins national award

Sunshine Coast solar farm wins national award

THE Sunshine Coast Solar Farm continues to attract widespread recognition, taking a win at the Local Government Managers Australia excellence awards.

Sat 21 Apr 2018

Toxic smoke bomb explosion forces Qld resort evacuation

Toxic smoke bomb explosion forces Qld resort evacuation

A BEACHSIDE resort has been evacuated after a smoke bomb exploded, exposing nine people including emergency services personnel to a toxic substance.

Fri 20 Apr 2018

'You're a legend mate' - Matt Damon catches up with Tristan

'You're a legend mate' - Matt Damon catches up with Tristan

Hollywood star proves he's a good guy while at Rainbow Beach

Coast mum, club president jailed over 'shameful' $23k theft

Coast mum, club president jailed over 'shameful' $23k theft

THE FORMER president of a Coast organisation has been jailed for stealing more than $20,000 from the club.

'Someone, somewhere will be hammered' by wild weather

'Someone, somewhere will be hammered' by wild weather

PATCHY, isolated heavy falls could be expect over the next few days with the potential for conditions to worsen according to BOM forecasters.

Centrelink goes after Aussies with welfare debts

Centrelink goes after Aussies with welfare debts

THE government is cracking down on welfare cheats, giving Australians one month to start paying back the $900m debt or risk copping interest charges.

Drunken sailor's violence after housework complaints

Drunken sailor's violence after housework complaints

Future partners will need protection from violent volatile drunken dramas, judge says

JOBS DYING OUT: The careers you are better off avoiding

JOBS DYING OUT: The careers you are better off avoiding

If you're banking on a good career in mining or retail over the next decade, think again. These are the industries where there will be a jobs boom by 2024.

Gridlock as multi-vehicle crash blocks Bruce Hwy

Gridlock as multi-vehicle crash blocks Bruce Hwy

THE Bruce Highway has ground to a halt this morning after a crash blocked a lane.

Growing anger over 'destructive' Airbnb as listings spike

Growing anger over 'destructive' Airbnb as listings spike

In Noosa anger at the downside of online short stays is growing

Man killed in Queensland shooting

Man killed in Queensland shooting

A 24-year-old man has been shot dead in front of his friends overnight.

Mourning mum's battle to keep young drivers alive

Mourning mum's battle to keep young drivers alive

THE mother of a Sunshine Coast P-plater tragically killed in a crash is determined not to let her son become another statistic.

Qld's $54 billion opportunity

Qld's $54 billion opportunity

But leading economist warns the state can not wait for governments to take the lead.

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