Large donation to fund new Katie Rose Cottage hospice

Mystery benefactors have made a "significant donation” that will allow the Katie Rose Cottage charity to purchase property for a new hospice in the Noosa...

Schnauzer social breeds success

A stylish schnauzer relaxes on the patio.

THEY'RE sneaky, sweet and sharp - they're schnauzers.

The couple who kept Halse Lodge from falling down

PICTURE PERFECT: Paul Stagg holds up pictures of Halse Lodge from 1929 and 1989.

Before it was a backpackers, it was a guest house run by the Staggs

MakiMoto serves up flavour and style

FLAVOUR SENSATION: Tempt your tastebuds with traditional dishes with a modern twist at MakiMoto Noosa.

Chasing an authentic Japanese food experience? Visit MakiMoto Noosa

Noosa's mega luxury location

DREAM HOME: The luxury views of 29-31 Wyuna Dr, Noosaville.

A dream home only for most

REVEALED: Noosa schools OP results are in

Sunshine Beach State High School Year 12 students Amy Bennie, Alex Fitzgerald and Maddy Wilson, with deputy principal Paul Fitzgerald, were excited to learn their school has the best OP scores on the Sunshine Coast.

Noosa state school tops Sunshine Coast OP scores

Show love for Cooroy Originals to help secure its future

MOVE IT: Cooroy Originals organisers need the community to get behind the music event.

Head to the Cooroy Originals this weekend for some great vibes

Environment destruction no load of Croq

The three-dimensional piece Croqland by Walter Stahl will be at the Noosa Regional Gallery.

New Noosa Gallery artwork comments on human impact in habitat

Samsung Galaxy S8 set for March 29 launch

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 tablet.

Tech giant unveils Galaxy Tab 3 and Galaxy Book details

Builder hit by financial strife put on 'tight leash'

Housing under construction at Raceview.

The tough conditions which will allow builder to continue to trade

Questions asked about financial reporting for new CBD

QUESTIONS: Auditors have questioned some financial reporting for the new Maroochydore CBD.

Review agreed to over new CBD financial reporting

Council needs to improve consultation - O'Pray

OPPOSITION to proposed north shore planning scheme amendments was further bolstered by a rally at Pacific Paradise on Saturday.

Why a Sunshine Coast councillor thinks consultation needs to improve

LG G6 will come with $200 in Google Play credits

LG takes cheeky swipe at Samsung at Mobile World Congress

Six-year-old cancer patient 'won't fight battle alone'

FIGHTER: Micah Murdoch, 6, is battling leukemia for the second time.

Community rallying around youngster fighting for life

Three hurt in golf buggy accident on Hamilton Island

Three believed injured after golf buggy rolls down hill on Hamilton

Tara Brown murder: Lionel Patea pleads guilty

Tara Brown died after her ex-boyfriend drove her off the road. Photo / Supplied

Ms Brown, 24, died after Patea ran her off the road

VIDEO: Lake Wivenhoe police divers continue grim search

SES and Police search for a missing person at Wivenhoe Dam.

Police hold grave fears for a fisherman missing at Wivenhoe Dam

Liberal senator refers to refugees as 'fleas'

Senator David Fawcett made the statement while responding to Employment Minister Michaelia Cash in a senate estimates hearing at Parliament House today.

A Liberal senator has described asylum seekers as “fleas”

Mother's furious warning after babies given deadly virus

Laura Wallis' baby girls sick in hospital after they were infected with RSV.

People need to stay away from babies if they’re sick

China claims our to-be-delivered F35s are already obsolete

One of Australia’s first F-35 Strike Fighters displays its RAAF markings. Losing its ability to fly ‘unseen’ will leave the fighter vulnerable.

China claims our F35s have now been made obsolete

Lost at sea survivor felt like "live bait"

Ross Chapman on his boat. He is lucky to be alive.

Ross Chapman describes what it's like to be lost at sea.

Melbourne siege: Occupants escape as siege ends

Armed police at the scene of an incident in Levenia Street on Monday, February 27, 2017, in St Albans, Victoria, Australia. Picture: Hamish Blair

Police were executing a drug warrant in St Albans

Mini hereford boom on the way

Nathan Nixon was previously a broad acre farmer and has found the miniature herefords ideal for his small acreage and children.

Miniature herefords tipped to secure niche markets.

Mining homes dive: $600k homes sell for $120k-$300k

18 Yeates Street, Moranbah sold for $135,000 in December, after being repossessed by a bank. The owners bought for $545,000 in August, 2011.

The economy still has two speeds, but with a painful twist

Turnbull slams Abbott over 'deplorables' plot

Former prime minister Tony Abbott during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017.

'Deplorables' reportedly plotting to get Abbott on the front bench

When can I get NBN: Finally website will tell you

For the first time, you will be able to find out.

OJ Simpson set to be released from jail on parole

O.J. Simpson sits during a break on the second day of an evidentiary hearing in Clark County District Court in Las Vegas. Prosecutors in O.J. Simpson's 1994 murder trial didn't know that he had been taking arthritis medication before trying on the famous ill-fitting bloody glove, former Los Angeles County District Attorney Gil Garcetti said Thursday, June

A parole board hearing in July is expected to recommend his release

Up to 40% of world's species facing destruction

Vatican brings together biologists, ecologists, economists

Drunk driver ploughs through parade crowd, injuring 20+

There were chaotic scenes just after the crash.

A drunk driver has ploughed into a crowd watching a parade

EXCLUSIVE: Boy tells of snake wrestling drama

SNAKE BOY: Oli Wardrope of Agnes Water has been seen by more than four million people after a video of him wrangling a snake from under his dad's car went viral.

THIS LOVABLE young boy wins hearts as he recalls wrestling a snake.

'Why we drove 800km to buy a treehouse with a disco ball'

The new owners have planned a few updates, but will stick with much of the original design.

A couple travelled almost 800km for the home of their dreams.

VIDEO: Cockroaches flee infested Toowoomba home

Skin-crawling moment dozens of cockroaches flee Toowoomba home

Fitness fans step up for shot against Olympic boxer

CHAMP: Brad Hore is raising funds to educate against violence.

It's a battle for a good cause to educate against violence

Feet photo baffles the internet

How are her feet doing this?

Blue Heelers' Ditch Davey joins 800 Words cast

Aussie actor crosses the Ditch again to play George Turner's brother Terry on Channel 7's family drama.

Oscars winners 2017: Full list of Academy Award winners

Viola Davis accepts the award for best actress in a supporting role for Fences at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

WHO won Oscars this year? Here’s a full list of every winner.

How Coast pilot helped an Oscar winner

OSCAR winner Andy Wright with his wife, has a Sunshine Coast connection that may have helped put him on the path to glory.

The Sunshine Coast link to Oscar winner

Why can’t Nicole Kidman clap properly?

Nicole Kidman's style of clapping has puzzled Oscars viewers.

FOR some reason, it seems Nicole doesn’t really know how to clap.

Muslim actor makes Oscars history

Mahershala Ali accepts the award for best actor in a supporting role for Moonlight at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

MOONLIGHT star Mahershala Ali makes Academy Award history.

NO ONE OFF LIMITS: Kimmel burns down the house at Oscars

Host Jimmy Kimmel speaks at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

HOST delivers a torrent of abuse on Hollywood’s night of nights.

Oscars guest’s shocking wardrobe malfunction

Blanca Blanco arrives for the 89th annual Academy Awards ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California, USA, 26 February 2017.

ACTRESS suffers X-rated wardrobe malfunction.