Fri 21 Nov 2014

Sekisui protest rally continues

A COOLUM protest rally will go ahead on Saturday morning despite the deferment of a Sunshine Coast Council meeting to consider amending the planning scheme to allow...

Fri 14 Nov 2014

Ditch bowls ‘bias’

COOLUM Beach Bowls Club will host the inaugural national indigenous championships next April.

Station closer

WORK has started on the new site for the Coolum Police Station on South Coolum Rd, next to the ambulance station.

Thundercats are go!

THE high-octane Thundercats are back this weekend for the Surfair Beach Hotel Queensland Thundercat Championships at Marcoola.

Vision of artistic flair on doorstep

THIS week I was excited to head along to Peregian Beach for the opening of Coastal Artisans – a new space opened by local artistic visionaries to celebrate and sell...

Fri 7 Nov 2014

Trading hours fight

MT COOLUM IGA co-owner Roz White has vowed to fight a National Retailers Association (NRA) proposal to amalgamate 10 trading-hours zones in south-east Queensland.

Delivery truck in unscheduled stop

AN ORIGIN delivery truck laden with dozens of 45kg gas bottles careered 40 metres down a steep Yaroomba street and through a fence yesterday morning, stopping just...

Giving back to support group

SUNRISE Cafe owner Dave Billing is so grateful for the support he received during his battle with the disease, he is donating 5% of his Coolum eatery’s takings...

Recycling food scraps

IF YOU are looking for an example of how things should work in a clever Biosphere Reserve, Peregian Beach village is a good place to start.

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