August 2015

Published a story 3rd Aug 2015 4:07 PM

IT HAS been 13 years of holding the “thin green line” at one of the most beautiful offices for Noosa Heads National Park interpretive ranger Trevor Hatfield.

Park’s finest range(rs)

IT HAS been 13 years of holding the “thin green line” at one of the most beautiful offices for Noosa Heads National Park interpretive ranger Trevor Hatfield.

Published a story 3rd Aug 2015 4:05 PM

A NOOSA councillor has challenged the logic behind the planting of 60,000 koala habitat offset trees beside the busy Bruce Hwy.

Fresh road for koala habitat?

A NOOSA councillor has challenged the logic behind the planting of 60,000 koala habitat offset trees beside the busy Bruce Hwy.

July 2015

Published a story 31st Jul 2015 3:49 PM

NOOSA’S peak green group wants to work in with local businesses and the Noosa Civic owner to facilitate a shopping complex expansion with non-retail businesses.

NPA wants no extra retailing

NOOSA’S peak green group wants to work in with local businesses and the Noosa Civic owner to facilitate a shopping complex expansion with non-retail businesses.

Published a story 31st Jul 2015 3:48 PM

COOROY’S chance for a tourist park in Myall St at least seems to have passed it by.

Park hits a dead end Splitting retail seals park fate

COOROY’S chance for a tourist park in Myall St at least seems to have passed it by.

Published a story 28th Jul 2015 10:20 AM

NOOSA library services have been put on notice by Mayor Noel Playford that they must be more financially accountable to councillors after he revealed costs.

Noosa Library costs warrant checking the books

NOOSA library services have been put on notice by Mayor Noel Playford that they must be more financially accountable to councillors after he revealed costs.

Published a story 28th Jul 2015 10:14 AM

NOOSA Council community services director Alan “Fox” Rogers said part of a 3% increase in spending over eight years for  library services was due to the opening of Cooroy Library.

Noosa Council checks out library service costs

NOOSA Council community services director Alan “Fox” Rogers said part of a 3% increase in spending over eight years for library services was due to the opening of Cooroy Library.

Published a story 24th Jul 2015 4:02 PM

Mayor Noel Playford said only a ban on developers making financial donations will ever ease development threats

Mayor Noel Playford has his say on developer's political donations

Mayor Noel Playford said only a ban on developers making financial donations will ever ease development threats

Published a story 24th Jul 2015 3:58 PM

Fly-in-and-camp bats in Noosa defy moves to be forced away

A FORCED dispersal of Noosa’s Wallace Park flying foxes is useless and could make the problems worse for other residents as these natural urban invaders use the treed area like “a caravan park”.

Published a story 14th Jul 2015 3:00 PM

THERE is a move among the Australian Greens Party to run candidates at the Noosa Council election next March.

No ticket to run yet but time to test the political climate

THERE is a move among the Australian Greens Party to run candidates at the Noosa Council election next March.

Published a story 14th Jul 2015 2:57 PM

Residents not ready ‘to party’ for Noosa Council elections

NOOSA councillor Tony Wellington doubts that the residents of Noosa Shire would “look kindly upon party politics entering their local government”.

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What is in The Spray that Peter Gardiner uses so liberally on the sporting shonks and shysters every Thursday? Pete rants at all the sporting injustices at this world…like why can’t Darren Lockyer go back to playing fullback and why the hell did they put Eddie McGuire in charge of everything?