The coronavirus pandemic has brought with it a new and exciting venture for two Olympians who have put their spare energy...

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01st Oct. 2020 3:10 PM

After his boat flipped, David’s body temperature dropped dangerously low as he was treading water.

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05th June 2020 1:06 PM

A Coast kayaker has shared his incredible battle with a large marlin, which towed him 3km when it hooked onto his fishing...

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08th May 2020 10:05 AM

The Sunshine Coast 27-year-old and her husband are keeping relatively fit and active, while there are restrictions on...

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04th April 2020 12:04 AM

The 17-year-old was among the top young performances at the Penrith regatta last month.

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04th April 2020 12:04 AM

Sunshine Coast athletes Alyce Wood and Alyssa Bull say confirmation of their spots on the Australian Olympic team has been...

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28th March 2020 7:03 AM

A 10-year-old Nambour boy has overcome medical challenges to compete at his first national kayak championships.

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27th March 2020 12:03 PM

Rio Olympian Alyce Wood says a postponement of the Tokyo Games would be “bittersweet” but ultimately the right call.

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23rd March 2020 3:03 PM

Sunshine Coast’s Jenaya Massie says a more professional approach to her efforts on and off the water is paying dividends...

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20th March 2020 10:03 AM

Sunshine Coast paddlers Alyce Wood and Alyssa Bull have embraced an optimistic outlook for the Olympics in the face of the...

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16th March 2020 7:03 AM

Sunshine Coast’s Alyssa Bull admits there’s plenty of nerves ahead of her final chance for Tokyo selection but she’s primed...

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10th March 2020 12:03 AM

An explosive prison recording of a conversation between an Olympic medallist and his brother about a high seas drug bust...

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22nd Feb. 2020 4:02 PM

Kawana Waters paddler Brianna Massie has given Australia a major boost ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, helping to secure...

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15th Feb. 2020 6:02 AM

It was a whirlwind introduction to the Olympic stage for Alyssa Bull in 2016 and she’s confident that if given the chance...

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14th Feb. 2020 6:02 AM

While there’s added pressure being among the favourites for Olympic qualification, Alyce Wood says she’s carrying plenty of...

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11th Feb. 2020 6:02 AM

CHECK out this helpful guide to every event happening around the region for the 53 Islands Festival

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24th Sept. 2019 6:09 PM

A 100-kilometre trip down the Clarence has become an event that draws everyone from former Olympians to social paddlers in...

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18th Sept. 2019 3:09 PM

Clint Robinson stamped his place in Australian Olympic folklore in 1992, becoming one of the Coast's most decorated...

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28th June 2019 10:06 AM

EVER wondered what it's like to be pushed to breaking point? Adrian Betts doesn't have to.

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14th June 2019 11:06 AM

WITH ony two years in the kayak, one Lismore teenager is show just what hard work, grit and talent can bring as he heads...

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14th June 2019 7:06 AM

Early Boyne Tannum HookUp figures are encouraging with increased numbers.

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06th May 2019 5:05 AM

Council has lodged plans to build a sandstone block wall in place of sandbags at a busy section of the Maroochy River.

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08th March 2019 4:03 PM

SUNSHINE Coast product Alyce Burnett has cemented her place in green and gold ahead of major international events after a...

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08th March 2019 9:03 AM

SUNSHINE Coast paddler Alyce Burnett says she relished a Trans-Tasman battle on the water and is eager to refine her skills...

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20th Feb. 2019 4:02 AM

She's in the midst of a tough juggling act, but Alyssa Bull is still hopeful of ticking all the boxes towards donning the...

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12th Jan. 2019 7:01 AM

Sprint paddler and Rio Olympian Alyssa Bull has embraced a hectic training schedule as Tokyo 2020 looms ever closer.

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04th Dec. 2018 5:12 AM

AFTER a motorbike crash robbed him of his right leg, Toowoomba’s Peter Connell hasn’t been back in his “happy place” on the...

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03rd Oct. 2018 5:10 AM

TODAY'S over-50s are more active and healthy than ever, and are looking for new interests and activities to keep them happy...

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16th Aug. 2018 12:08 AM

AMAZING footage has captured the moment a kayaker got up close and personal with a humpback whale off Double Island...

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15th July 2018 12:07 PM

Sixteen-year-old Jenaya Massie is relishing selection in the national team to attend the Youth Olympic Games in Argentina...

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07th July 2018 6:07 PM

SPEED boats and jet skis won't have rule over Leslie Dam any longer, with calmer waters and compliance fines destined for...

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07th May 2018 5:05 PM

Celebrity angler Rob Paxevanos thoroughly enjoyed his HookUp experience.

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07th May 2018 4:05 AM

Talk about daredevil status ... and yes definitely do not try this kids.

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23rd March 2018 5:03 PM

IT'S been a whirlwind 12 months for Rio Olympian Alyce Burnett, but she has no plans on slowing down.

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03rd Oct. 2017 9:10 AM

WITH the population of the Sunshine Coast now beyond 300,000 people and growing, the search for a quiet adventure to escape...

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27th Sept. 2017 2:09 PM

THE degree of humiliation I am feeling thankfully isn't reflected in the majesty of the Noosa Everglades setting.

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09th Sept. 2017 5:09 AM

KAYAKING: Sunshine Coast talent Alyce Burnett has left competition in her wake throughout the past year.

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08th Sept. 2017 9:09 PM

KAYAKING: Rio Olympian Alyce Burnett has paddled her way to a gold medal at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships.

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27th Aug. 2017 10:08 PM

VIDEO: Yamba resident Hayley Talbot completes her inspirational 400km solo paddle from the source to the head of the...

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31st May 2017 11:05 AM

FLOATING on his back above his sinking kayak about 5km off the coast Gavin Kleidon feared the shark that'd just attacked...

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03rd April 2017 12:04 PM

A NEWLY released map kit will help many more people explore the Clarence, Mann and Nymboida rivers from the water.

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10th March 2017 12:03 AM

PLANNING some camping fun? The Sunny Coast's newest outdoors store has a heap of giveaways on offer at its official opening...

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02nd March 2017 10:03 AM