July 2020

Published a story 14th Jul 2020 8:14 PM

The company which took over a failed major building firm has withdrawn its application for an open builder’s licence with the construction industry watchdog.

RGD takeover firm withdraws builder licence bid

The company which took over a failed major building firm has withdrawn its application for an open builder’s licence with the construction industry watchdog.

Published a story 14th Jul 2020 3:31 PM

Another major recruitment drive is set to begin in Sunshine Coast Council, as its head of economic development prepares to move on.

Search on to fill key role as council exec departs

Another major recruitment drive is set to begin in Sunshine Coast Council, as its head of economic development prepares to move on.

Published a story 13th Jul 2020 4:16 PM

REVEALED: The push for a regional entertainment, arts and convention centre is set to take another major step, with plans soon to be released.

‘$120m by Christmas’ to deliver entertainment centre

REVEALED: The push for a regional entertainment, arts and convention centre is set to take another major step, with plans soon to be released.

Published a story 12th Jul 2020 11:08 AM

We’ve cast our minds over the region, and come up with a list of 77 of the Coast’s most influential people.

PUPPET MASTERS: Full list of Coast’s 77 influencers

We’ve cast our minds over the region, and come up with a list of 77 of the Coast’s most influential people.

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 7:13 PM

The Melbourne Storm’s presence on the Sunshine Coast has fuelled motivation for a major stadium expansion.

Storm surge keeps eyes firmly on stadium expansion

The Melbourne Storm’s presence on the Sunshine Coast has fuelled motivation for a major stadium expansion.

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 4:46 PM

Changing structures driven by the coronavirus shutdown have led one of the AFL’s biggest clubs to two Coast-based researchers.

Coast researchers helping Saints kick on post-coronavirus

Changing structures driven by the coronavirus shutdown have led one of the AFL’s biggest clubs to two Coast-based researchers.

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 7:23 PM

Celebrations are continuing for residents who spent the past half a decade fighting a proposed sand mine, but another battle looms.

REVEALED: How the sand mine battle was won

Celebrations are continuing for residents who spent the past half a decade fighting a proposed sand mine, but another battle looms.

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 2:58 PM

'It's a slap in the face every time one of these offenders gets a slap on the wrist': Former child protection detective's plan to crack down on offenders.

MP’s plan for tougher child exploitation penalties

'It's a slap in the face every time one of these offenders gets a slap on the wrist': Former child protection detective's plan to crack down on offenders.

Published a story 8th Jul 2020 5:17 PM

Community groups fighting a proposed surf ranch have urged the State Government not to use COVID-19 as an excuse.

‘Don’t use pandemic to push surf ranch’: Opponents warn

Community groups fighting a proposed surf ranch have urged the State Government not to use COVID-19 as an excuse.

Published a story 8th Jul 2020 1:20 PM

EXCLUSIVE: A Sunshine Coast councillor fears a wall of high-density development along the coastal fringe could be headed our way.

‘WALL OF DEVELOPMENT’: Light rail plans revealed

EXCLUSIVE: A Sunshine Coast councillor fears a wall of high-density development along the coastal fringe could be headed our way.

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