I would hope that every thinking Australian, no matter how they voted at the recent federal election, understands just how untenable are powers bestowed on the super department Border Force.
New laws have resulted in a Sydney developer being fined for failure to pay a Sunshine Coast fencing contractor on time.
A strong wind warning has been issued for the Sunshine Coast on Thursday with the region set to feel the sting of a low-pressure system set to smash southern states.
The Sunshine Coast Airport runway project went nearly $10 million over budget for the 2018-19 financial year, with further overruns projected for this year’s Budget.
A developer faces significant acid sulphate issues, with the State seeking details of how it will treat 950,000 cubic metres of highly-contaminated soil.
Regardless of the evidence extracted from a public examination, the inaction of government departments must be addressed.
"And women. This has been assisted by some pretty smart ones"
Coast company works with regulator to meet requirements of construction licence
Claims amounting to in excess of $70m now appear likely against a construction company, its sole director and his financier the National Australia Bank.
Coast MP says gambling benefit fund cannot justify damage done to individuals.
Whether taking on developers hell-bent on destroying the Coast’s natural appeal or a Prime Minister indifferent to the plight of the poor, Bill Hoffman has never been one to mince his words. Bill’s been a journalist for 32 years, 29 of those on the Coast. Love him or hate him, he'll get you blogging.