August 2018

Published a story 11th Aug 2018 10:40 AM

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk argues that abortion is a ‘health issue’. But it goes well beyond that.

Ending life: where do we draw the line?

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk argues that abortion is a ‘health issue’. But it goes well beyond that.

Voted in a poll 8th Aug 2018 12:18 PM

Published a story 3rd Aug 2018 11:15 AM

HANGING out with flying foxes may not take everyone's fancy but for Queensland bat rescuer Denise Wade, there's nothing like watching the 'rotisserie'.

WATCH: Bats twirl in sunlight like 'rotisserie' display

HANGING out with flying foxes may not take everyone's fancy but for Queensland bat rescuer Denise Wade, there's nothing like watching the 'rotisserie'.

July 2018

Published a story 27th Jul 2018 6:13 PM

SUNSHINE Coast locals have evacuated after a massive bushfire in California which has already burnt down homes and cost lives.

Sunshine Coast locals flee inferno

SUNSHINE Coast locals have evacuated after a massive bushfire in California which has already burnt down homes and cost lives.

Published a story 27th Jul 2018 11:56 AM

WHEN you’re playing in a tournament where the final prize pool is millions, your gaming device would want to be good. Very good.

Fortnite and fortunes: Gaming a good Omen for HP

WHEN you’re playing in a tournament where the final prize pool is millions, your gaming device would want to be good. Very good.

Published a story 18th Jul 2018 11:04 AM

“My goodness.”  “Oh, that’s beautiful.” The reactions of the elderly as they are taken on a journey to tick off some of their unfulfilled dreams are priceless.

Seniors tick off 'bucket list' with VR technology

“My goodness.” “Oh, that’s beautiful.” The reactions of the elderly as they are taken on a journey to tick off some of their unfulfilled dreams are priceless.

June 2018

Published a story 30th Jun 2018 6:05 PM

“DOWN, get down.” I remember police screaming across at waiting media as a gunman emerged like it was yesterday.

Alexandra Headland siege: why police needed time

“DOWN, get down.” I remember police screaming across at waiting media as a gunman emerged like it was yesterday.

Published a story 27th Jun 2018 5:30 PM

IT’S the photo every whale watcher dreams of. A whale launches itself out of the water, right in front of your boat.

Spyhopping whale stuns tourists off boat

IT’S the photo every whale watcher dreams of. A whale launches itself out of the water, right in front of your boat.

Published a story 21st Jun 2018 7:56 AM

The Heart of Man is a raw, confronting movie that some people will absolutely hate.

The Heart of Man review: Raw stories worth telling

The Heart of Man is a raw, confronting movie that some people will absolutely hate.

Published a story 18th Jun 2018 11:14 AM

his is one incredible camera – a device that in night shooting mode literally sucks every bit of light out of a scene to produce more than the eye can see.

Huawei P20 Pro: the best low-light shooter hands down

his is one incredible camera – a device that in night shooting mode literally sucks every bit of light out of a scene to produce more than the eye can see.

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Mark Furler is APN Australian Regional Media’s group digital editor. He’s an award-winning journalist who has lived and worked on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast for more than 25 years. He’s passionate about fighting for a better go for locals. His awards include APN Editor of the Year, and involvement in three PANPA Newspaper of the Year wins for the Sunshine Coast Daily.