Council gives the gift of conservation

Council gives the gift of conservation

The Sunshine Coast’s conservation estate has received a boost with the purchase of additional bushland in the heart of Buderim through the Environment Levy Land Acquisition Program. Mayor Mark Jamieson said a 4.8 hectare portion was the last of...
Heat and Hurricanes heading for the Coast!

Heat and Hurricanes heading for the Coast!

Mostly sunny with a 100% chance of Heat and Hurricanes – that’s the forecast for the Sunshine Coast this weekend, as Big Bash League cricket roars into our region for the first time. The Brisbane Heat and Hobart Hurricanes will slug it out in two...
A Niue Commonwealth Games visitor!

A Niue Commonwealth Games visitor!

Niue might be one the world’s smallest independent nations, but it has big ambitions for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games with the assistance of Sunshine Coast Council and the Queensland Government. Minister for Transport and the...
Annual State of the Region address

Annual State of the Region address

Posting an unemployment rate of 4.7% – lower than the Queensland average – and around half the rate in 2012, purchasing more than 100 hectares of environmentally sensitive land and recording $1.29 billion worth of building approvals are...