Sunshine Coast News

Mon 13 Aug 2018

Sunshine Coast man named father of year

Sunshine Coast man named father of year

FIFTY-FIVE year old father-of-three and grandfather-of-one, Darin Browne, has been named the Sunshine Coast's top Dad.

Fri 10 Aug 2018

Distraught mother reunited with stolen ashes of stillborns

Distraught mother reunited with stolen ashes of stillborns

CALOUNDRA CIB Detective Chad Kereama said about 6pm on Monday police located the urn and returned them to Ms Green.

Author Terry Quinn has got the scoop

Author Terry Quinn has got the scoop

Rather than play golf in retirement, 66 year-old Terry Quinn has written his first novel, The Scoop, which is a gripping action-packed thriller.

Wed 8 Aug 2018

Buderim Craft Cottage boasts history of great art

Buderim Craft Cottage boasts history of great art

A MEETING place for like-minded people should never be underestimated for its importance in a community.

Tue 7 Aug 2018

Safeguard the future through community elder abuse education

Safeguard the future through community elder abuse education

SITTING in the room today at the Maroochydore RSL for today’s Piano Forte session the large audience were treated to a valuable insight.

Calendar of events: Sunshine Coast

Calendar of events: Sunshine Coast

THERE are many activities to participate in throughout the Sunshine Coast for Queensland Seniors Week, August 18-26.

Mon 6 Aug 2018

Community group guide: Sunshine Coast

Community group guide: Sunshine Coast

FRENCH FUN: Noosa Croquet Club President, Niven Gugich, explaining the basics to Cooroy Probus Club members on Bastille Day.

Thu 19 Jul 2018

The model retiree: 71-year-old struts her stuff

The model retiree: 71-year-old struts her stuff

THE brave 71-year-old stripped down to a bikini and stilettos on Sunday to impress the judges of the Sunshine Coast Fashion Festival.

Thu 12 Jul 2018

Elderly man knocked out in vicious attack

Elderly man knocked out in vicious attack

AN ELDERLY man is in hospital following a brutal assault this morning at his Caloundra workplace.

Thu 5 Jul 2018

Liveable tourism and housing on radar for Coast network

Liveable tourism and housing on radar for Coast network

PETER Ryan and his Sunshine Coast Access Advisory Network are leading the charge on the Coast for a change in accessibility.

Thu 28 Jun 2018

Men’s shed goes global with surprise hit song

Men’s shed goes global with surprise hit song

THE Coolum Men's Shed have inspired a simple message that has connected with senior men across the world after revamping an Aussie folk classic.

Retiree 'black-listed' from bowls club wins legal battle

Retiree 'black-listed' from bowls club wins legal battle

A RETIREE claimed she was black-listed by her bowls club’s "cowboy" hierarchy after she was wrongly accused of slamming another lady’s cooking.

Wed 27 Jun 2018

War veteran running the distance on 'busted' knees

War veteran running the distance on 'busted' knees

HE'S A 92-year-old World War II veteran with steel plates for knees but Vic Williams is proving age is no barrier.

Mon 25 Jun 2018

Baby boomers find a million reasons to keep family together

Baby boomers find a million reasons to keep family together

AN EMERGING market of baby boomers wanting to secure a magnet to draw their families together was driving demand for prestige properties in Noosa.

Fri 8 Jun 2018

Aussie greats gather to celebrate life of Phil Emmanuel

Aussie greats gather to celebrate life of Phil Emmanuel

A SUNSHINE Coast benefit concert for the wife and family of much-loved musician Phil Emmanuel has drawn some of Australia's finest entertainers.

Thu 7 Jun 2018

Community notices: Sunshine Coast

Community notices: Sunshine Coast

UNIQUE DISPLAY: Caloundra Arts Centre Association is holding their popular Arts & Crafts Fair on Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10.

Sun 3 Jun 2018

Peregian community's pride in 20 years of activism

Peregian community's pride in 20 years of activism

THE Peregian Beach Community Association (PBCA) celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and talks to us about its long and colourful history.

Sat 12 May 2018

Free service for Sunshine Coast seniors and their pets

Free service for Sunshine Coast seniors and their pets

AS WE age it can become difficult to meet a pet's physical needs such as exercise, bathing and grooming but a free service is at hand for elderly pet owners.

Tue 8 May 2018

Prolific entertainer has a no-frills approach to beauty

Prolific entertainer has a no-frills approach to beauty

RUBBING a few drops of olive oil on your face at night is not a beauty tip you hear often today, but it has kept entertainer Maggie Britton looking beautiful.

Sat 5 May 2018

What's on: Sunshine Coast

What's on: Sunshine Coast

THE Noosa Food and Wine festival is on again this year, don't miss out, on from May 17-20.

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