February 2019

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 7:41 AM

Two of the Sunshine Coast's highest achieving graduates have proven regardless of a private or public education, hard work is the key to success.

Coast's highest achievers prove private or public irrelevant

Two of the Sunshine Coast's highest achieving graduates have proven regardless of a private or public education, hard work is the key to success.

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 4:21 PM

A four-year-old boy is being rushed to hospital in a serious condition after a near-drowning incident this afternoon.

Boy, 4, in serious condition after near drowning

A four-year-old boy is being rushed to hospital in a serious condition after a near-drowning incident this afternoon.

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 4:04 PM

Townsville's hardest hit residents benefit from the Sunshine Coast's amazing generosity

Coast rises to occasion with remarkable generosity

Townsville's hardest hit residents benefit from the Sunshine Coast's amazing generosity

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 3:11 PM

A shark has been spotted on the Sunshine Coast this afternoon as surfers make the most of pumping conditions.

Shark spotted lurking at popular Coast point break

A shark has been spotted on the Sunshine Coast this afternoon as surfers make the most of pumping conditions.

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 2:51 PM

The regular Sunday afternoon Bruce Highway crawl from the Sunshine Coast to Brisbane has already begun.

Grass fire near Bruce Highway adds to congestion woes

The regular Sunday afternoon Bruce Highway crawl from the Sunshine Coast to Brisbane has already begun.

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 1:59 PM

He was the most trusted police dog on the Coast, with a rare ability to go from playful pooch to hardened attacker in seconds, and Oakley's legacy will live on.

New dog, same old tricks: Oakley's legacy to live on

He was the most trusted police dog on the Coast, with a rare ability to go from playful pooch to hardened attacker in seconds, and Oakley's legacy will live on.

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 11:38 AM

Beaches have been closed and nippers events postponed as a king tide and a looming cyclone play havoc with Coast beaches.

Tidal warning: 2m swells to smash Coast today

Beaches have been closed and nippers events postponed as a king tide and a looming cyclone play havoc with Coast beaches.

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 11:28 AM

The Coast is bracing for conditions not seen in years as Tropical Cyclone Oma combines with a king tide producing four metre swells with potential to increase.

Pumping 4 metres: TC Oma to join forces with king tide

The Coast is bracing for conditions not seen in years as Tropical Cyclone Oma combines with a king tide producing four metre swells with potential to increase.

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 9:17 AM

Alexandra Parade has been reduced to a standstill after a multi-vehicle crash on the popular stretch.

Three injured in multi-vehicle crash at Alexandra Headland

Alexandra Parade has been reduced to a standstill after a multi-vehicle crash on the popular stretch.

Published a story 16th Feb 2019 4:03 PM

From giant doughnuts, deep fried Oreos and bacon covered in chocolate, Aussie World has been transformed into a sweet, sticky and sugary feast.

IN PICTURES: First dessert festival a sweet tooth's paradise

From giant doughnuts, deep fried Oreos and bacon covered in chocolate, Aussie World has been transformed into a sweet, sticky and sugary feast.

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