backward glances

We'll never forget those who served bravely

We'll never forget those who served bravely

A time to reflect on those who served and sacrificed their lives

Humble beginnings for Sunshine Coast schools

Humble beginnings for Sunshine Coast schools

FIRST small schools consisted of one room, with all ages together.

Good neighbours inspired our sense of community

Good neighbours inspired our sense of community

We have a long history of helping each other.

Petrie Creek has always been a focus in Nambour

Petrie Creek has always been a focus in Nambour

Many changes since 1862 when Tom Petrie took a long boat upstream.

Women have played a key role in region's development

Women have played a key role in region's development

Progress would not have been possible without their contributions.

Historical Society celebrates 50 years in Schaeffer House

Historical Society celebrates 50 years in Schaeffer House

Council handed over building half a century ago today

Our women have ruled the courts for a century

Our women have ruled the courts for a century

History spans more than 100 years.

Cafes were the focus of hinterland communities

Cafes were the focus of hinterland communities

HINTERLAND residents enjoyed their cafes.

Coast has grown strong on the backs of its workers

Coast has grown strong on the backs of its workers

THE Sunshine Coast region was developed by and for the people.

Tennis at the centre of Coast's social scene

Tennis at the centre of Coast's social scene

TENNIS clubs provided a way for people to get together.

Cricket has united Coast communities

Cricket has united Coast communities

CRICKET has been an Australian way of life since colonial times.

Oyster farmers made a living on the passage

Oyster farmers made a living on the passage

Donnybrook got its name from brawling boat crews.

Pioneer's legacy found in name of popular beach

Pioneer's legacy found in name of popular beach

Take a stroll down memory lane to uncover Caloundra's history.

Horses reigned supreme in bygone era

Horses reigned supreme in bygone era

Horses played an important role in the early days of the region.

How a brave raft trek in 1970 gave La Balsa Park its name

How a brave raft trek in 1970 gave La Balsa Park its name

Crew survives 161 days at sea aboard a raft made of balsa logs

Library loved by generations of Caloundra locals

Library loved by generations of Caloundra locals

TODAY'S Backward Glance features the much-loved Caloundra Library

Evolving face of libraries

Evolving face of libraries

A new chapter in Coast’s history begins.