Capturing our Noosa from high

WHAT started as a hobby for Dave Gleeson has turned out to be a whole lot more.

Big plans for our region

TEAM MEETING: MP Andrew Wallace, MP Llew O'Brien, Senator Fiona Nash, Mayor Tony Wellington and MP Ted O'Brien.

The Coast's top ten projects were being showcased to the Minister

Waving the way to better mental health

STRONG: Noosa OneWave group would love to see more people join their supportive community.

ONE wave, one conversation, one hug is all it takes - to save a life

Travellers take advantage of 'free camping' spot

A van parked at Noosa Junction bowls club.

Empty bowls club has become free camping spot out of council control

Step into the World of Lace in Pomona

CAREFULLY MADE: The World of Lace at a previous show.

Come on down to the Brisbane Craft Show and support a local business

Love comes back on course for Katy and Bertie

Katy Dixon and her long lost Berty the once lovesick swan with his family at home on the Noosa Springs lake.

Noosa swan find true love on course

Noosa woman breaking the cycle of poverty in Nepal

GOOD DEED: Laguna Jacks manager John Whimpress (right) is organising a fundraiser for Alissa Hill, with proceeds going to Alissa's orphanage in Nepal called Sunshine Children's Home.

Alissa Hill has helped many children in Nepal thrive

Noosa's welcome is warm embrace

PNG highlander Julie ha never before seen the ocean before her visit to Noosa.

PNG mum says thanks Noosa

Deadly ticks a Noosa threat

Paralysis tick

Noosa tick warning

Sunshine Coast fitness and Pilates studio expands

Philippa Hayball of Oxygen Pilates has moved to Maroochydore.

A former circus performer is expanding her successful Pilates studio

Sunshine Plaza expansion to create thousands of jobs

The Plaza expansion will create more than 2000 jobs.

Jobseekers to benefit from $400 million project

Inspired Coast 'dropout' launches training business

BRAVE NEW WORLD: Nexti co-founder Mackenzie Reardon, 17, hasn't looked back since leaving high school last year.

He left school at 16 but this teen entrepreneur is no social dropout

Sunshine Coast bakers steal Aussie Pie Comp gongs

Currimundi's Pacific Haven Bakery won nine medals, including three silver and six bronze, at the 2016 Official Great Aussie Pie Competition in Melbourne last week.

Sightseers now have another reason to stop at these Coast bakeries

Coast woman through to next Telstra award round

Sunshine Coast Private Hospital director of nursing, Rae Priaulx.

This passionate director of nursing is through to the next round

Greens accuse Macfarlane of breaching code of conduct

Ian Macfarlane and Larissa Waters are at loggerheads over Mr Macfarlane's appointment to the Queensland Resources Council.

'We urgently need legislated ethical standards for ministers'

EXPERT: Last night's asteroid could be first in a group

ABOVE: Image shows asteroid 2012 DA14’s close approach to earth.

The impact, speed makes this expert say it was a near earth asteroid

Man cleared over killing of Sunshine Coast’s Wayne Dover

Wayne Dover

Mr Dover was 45 years old when he died.

Fitter busted with 61 MDMA pills, quits 'party scene'

23yo sentenced to 12 months' probation with no conviction recorded

Accused dealer heard 'discussing how to cut meth'

Accused drug dealer discussed '"cutting" methamphetamine.

Why my sister's murder will forever haunt me

Vicky Burn with a portrait of her big sister Michelle Lawrence. Ms Lawrence was murdered by her partner Timothy Foley in 2012.

How domestic violence killed a mum and broke her family's heart.

Toddler airlifted after 'near-fatal' taipan bite

A Coastal Taipan ready to strike, as seen in this segment from the Discovery channel.

TODDLER in 'critical condition' after venomous snake bite.

Why Chris Hemsworth was spotted wearing nail polish

RED CARPET: Do you think Chris Hemsworth is the typical unpolished but well-natured Aussie bloke?

He's now officially the best bloke in Australia

Wayne Dover 'punched accused killer twice'

Wayne Dover died shortly after three men allegedly bashed him on November 30, 2013, outside the Factory nightclub in Maroochydore.

'Drunk, aggressive' Wayne Dover 'punched' alleged killer.

UPDATE: 6yo bitten by dingo on Fraser taken to hospital

Two high-risk interactions between people and dingoes have been reported on Fraser Island.

There have been 13 high-risk interactions with dingoes this year.

Lightning completes playing roster with swag of signings

BIG SIGNING: England's Geva Mentor, left, will play for the Sunshine Coast Lightning.

NEW national league team announces eight more signings.

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump clash in debate

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump listens to Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during the presidential debate

The first US presidential debate was as bizarre as expected

Hubble detects 'water plumes' on surface of Europa

Suspected plumes of water vapor erupting at the 7 o’clock position off the limb of Jupiter’s moon Europa

NASA may have found water plumes on Europa

10.5m long snake found on construction site

Workers have found a giant snake measuring 10.5 metres long

How this Baza bird survived being hit by a car

RECOVERING: WIRES rescued a Pacific Baza hit by a car.

The Pacific Baza suffered a head injury and heavy concussion

How much greenhouse gas does the Coast produce?

WASTE: Community waste was a massive contributor to greenhouse gas emissions in the past year.

Community the biggest contributor to our emissions

Nine males, one female; divers watch turtles get frisky

Mating season ends this month.

One female, nine males, this is all part of nature for turtles

Harambe is not a patronus, sadly

Harambe is not a Patronus, JK Rowling has been forced to clarify

Sister act launches range supporting female athletes

NEW RANGE: Paige Parker with Peta Rogerson (right) who has designed a new activewear range called Fettle.

Activewear line to get you in fine Fettle

Need help deciding? See our top 10 old-fashioned baby names

Our top 10 old-fashioned baby names.

Are you having trouble choosing a baby name?

Testament's new album is a concept album

ROME, ITALY- JULY 27, 2016: Testament photographed at The Roman Collisseium in Rome, Italy on July 27,2016. Gene Ambo

Testament to release new album

'Baby' recreates famous Nirvana cover shot 25 years later

The baby from Nevermind album has recreated the iconic cover shot.

PREVIEW: Luke Cage origin story is a strong addition to MCU

Mike Colter in a scene from the TV series Marvel's Luke Cage.

MIKE Colter stars as latest Marvel superhero to get his own series.

Kate goes down fighting in heated Survivor elimination

Australian Survivor contestant Kate Campbell.

YOGA teacher's 'good guys' alliance fails to get off the ground.

Emily Blunt's (almost) singing career

Emily Blunt nearly became the British Britney Spears.

Angelina is blocking calls from Brad Pritt

Angelina Jolie has reportedly blocked Brad Pitt's number.