Sunshine Coast News

Fri 8 Mar 2019

Live it up in Eumundi in March

Live it up in Eumundi in March

EVERYONE is invited to the 40th birthday of the Eumundi Markets where the unusual is often found whether it's craftwork, fashion, jewellery or entertainment.

Wed 6 Mar 2019

It's the best job in Ray Kelly's life

It's the best job in Ray Kelly's life

THE TWISTS and turns of life have delivered Ray Kelly into the Eumundi Markets family where his hand-made sandals are easing him into his senior years.

Sun 3 Mar 2019

Community group guide

Community group guide

CALOUNDRA Evening VIEW members were excited to be reunited at the VIEW Club's 2019 Friendship Dinner at Pelican Waters Golf Club.

Fri 1 Mar 2019

What's on: Sunshine Coast

What's on: Sunshine Coast

SMOOTH TUNES: The Inter-State Swing Band is a 10-piece band of musicians and singers performing at the Sunshine Coast Jazz Club on March 17 at 1.30pm.

Sat 2 Feb 2019

Buderim Foundation funds hospital welcome comfort room

Buderim Foundation funds hospital welcome comfort room

THE Sunshine Coast University Hospital now has a Comfort Room in the Ambulatory Care Centre as result of receiving a $2980 grant from the Buderim Foundation.

Fri 25 Jan 2019

What's on: Sunshine Coast

What's on: Sunshine Coast

KRISTIN Berardi and James Sherlock are highly regarded in the jazz world.

Mon 21 Jan 2019

The final adventure: Farewell to the beloved Ann Rickard

The final adventure: Farewell to the beloved Ann Rickard

SENIORS News is in mourning following the death of one of our beloved team, reporter and travel extraordinaire, Ann Rickard.

Fri 21 Dec 2018

Evicted granny fears council won't compensate for home

Evicted granny fears council won't compensate for home

UNCERTAINTY about whether or not Gwen Salisbury will get the compensation she wants for being forced from her home is stressing her out.

Tue 18 Dec 2018

Miracle on the green: Retired doctor saves bowler's life

Miracle on the green: Retired doctor saves bowler's life

A MAN suffering a suspected heart attack during an afternoon game of lawn bowls was lucky to have a retired doctor nearby.

Thu 13 Dec 2018

MS volunteer's enthusiasm is heartwarming

MS volunteer's enthusiasm is heartwarming

BEV Cornwell won't let her disability define her. Instead, she uses it to keep herself energised and engaged in helping those around her also suffering from MS.

Respected Elder gets twice the recognition with accolade

Respected Elder gets twice the recognition with accolade

AUNTY Lillian Burke thought she'd reached her peak when she was honoured at the Sunshine Coast University - but then came the news she'd never expected.

Tue 11 Dec 2018

Art director celebrates milestone with edgy exhibition

Art director celebrates milestone with edgy exhibition

COOLART Picture Framing Gallery director Joe McFeeters will show off his style with a collection of artworks to celebrate a milestone in the Sunshine Coast.

Mon 3 Dec 2018

Balancing act: Couple share values, love for 60 years

Balancing act: Couple share values, love for 60 years

COMPROMISE and unselfishness are two virtues that have sustained the marriage of a well-known Gympie couple for six decades.

Mon 19 Nov 2018

'Never too late': Doctor starts career when most retire

'Never too late': Doctor starts career when most retire

SIX universities, four different career paths and three children but 32 years after her studies began Buderim's Jeannine Paterson is a fully-qualified doctor.

Sun 18 Nov 2018

Author finds inspiration in convict past

Author finds inspiration in convict past

PETER Bradley is so proud of his convict past, he's written a book entitled Convicted, chronicling the long journey of his great-great-great grandfather.

Fri 16 Nov 2018

Remembering an icon: Fans flock to honour Crocodile Hunter

Remembering an icon: Fans flock to honour Crocodile Hunter

AUSTRALIA Zoo was turned into a sea of khaki in celebration of the iconic Crocodile Hunter as thousands flocked to the annual Steve Irwin Day.

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Fishing history reeled in by local author

Fishing history reeled in by local author

DID you know one of the first things Captain Cook did after he had steered the Endeavour into Botany Bay, was to go fishing in a small wooden boat?

Sun 11 Nov 2018

Gallery mindful of dementia with new art program

Gallery mindful of dementia with new art program

PROVIDING opportunities for people living with dementia can be hugely beneficial to their wellbeing, and a new public program offers a creative avenue.

Thu 8 Nov 2018

Remembrance Day floats back in time on Noosa River

Remembrance Day floats back in time on Noosa River

REMEMBRANCE Day organisers are planning to commemorate the centenary of the Armistice with a re-enactment of the flotilla that sailed the Noosa river in 1918.

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Mike Carlton: From hard-nosed journo to house-husband

Mike Carlton: From hard-nosed journo to house-husband

MIKE Carlton might have a reputation for being outspoken, opinionated, controversial, but that doesn't stop him from being an attentive husband and father.

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