Maroochydore CBD Street Naming

Maroochydore CBD Street Naming

Significant step for Maroochydore CBD as we announced names of the first 11 streets Recognising the past but anticipating the future was the key Strong identification for our Indigenous & South Sea Islander population and real pride for...
Bankfoot House

Bankfoot House

Bankfoot House, Glasshouse Mountains is one of our Sunshine Coast great heritage treasures We are restoring the shed which housed machinery, horses and chickens at various times. It would have been integral to the former Grigor family property...
Jayde’s Legacy

Jayde’s Legacy

Mark & Julie Dixson, recently lost their daughter Jayde in a tragic car accident. Bravely, with the support of family and friends they are determined to create a legacy for Jayde that ensures other young people learn life- saving defensive...
STEPS Winter Ball

STEPS Winter Ball

Steps Winter Ball at the Events Centre Caloundra, SunshineCoast Another fantastic event that has it all. Community commitment to help those in need. Parents who need relief and young disabled people who relish opportunity. Thanks to sponsors...
Sunshine Coast Garden Expo

Sunshine Coast Garden Expo

Marion Beasley, her committee and team deserve high praise for their expertise, determination and commitment in staging the Qld Garden Expo StoneAge Landscaping were the display winners and very happy with their success.

At Home In My Neighbourhood

At Home In My Neighbourhood

At Home In My Neighbourhood is a Sunshine Coast Council initiative to encourage more community engagement, around where you live. Make friends, help out, stage events & build history. Launched at Nambour Community Centre with Cr Jenny, Liam...
Story Seat Unveiling

Story Seat Unveiling

Sunshine Coast Council with assistance from the State Government, Libraries Qld and advocacy from LGAQ have installed 10 Story Seats across our Coast to encourage First Five Forever reading and learning skills for youngsters. Kids absorb so much...
NAIDOC Week

NAIDOC Week

Celebrating NAIDOC⁠ ⁠(National Aboriginal & Islanders Day Observance Committee) with our Sunshine Coast Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community in Nambour this morning. A great cultural occasion and a credit to local Kabi Kabi...
BA Murphy & STEPS

BA Murphy & STEPS

My congratulations to Ben & Amanda Murphy & their big hearted subbies for building two houses at Aura SunshineCoast from which the proceeds will go to Steps to assist young adults living with disabilities Carmel Crouch and her team are...
MediFarm QLD Medical Cannabis Symposium

MediFarm QLD Medical Cannabis Symposium

Medifarm staged the first ever Queensland Medical Cannabis Symposium at the @InnovationCentre USC, which I was pleased to open. Director Adam Benjamin is positioning our Sunshine Coast as a world leader in a $70B industry. Thanks to Peter Andrew...
First NZ Flight for 2018

First NZ Flight for 2018

Welcoming our first 2018 New Zealanders on direct flights from Auckland. 45,000 seats available until the end of October. Kiwi visitors loved our welcome at Sunshine Coast Airport. Thanks to our many volunteers including Nancy & Noelene...
LiFi (Light Fidelity) Australia Launch

LiFi (Light Fidelity) Australia Launch

You have heard of WiFi, well today our Sunshine Coast was the Australian launch site for LiFi (Light Fidelity) Instead of using radio waves it uses light to transmit data. Thanks to Sudhir Shreedharan for our first demonstration in the...