LGAQ Regional Visits

LGAQ Regional Visits

Local Government Association Queensland (LGAQ) President and CEO visited member Council’s #SouthernDowns #Goondiwindi, #WesternDownsand #LockyerValley The visit highlighted our strong civic leaders with their communities well and truely at the...
National Tree Day

National Tree Day

Hundreds of hands plant 3000 native plants for National Tree Day “We are definitely coming back again next year” was the phrase heard repeatedly at Sunshine Coast Council’s National Tree Day celebrations. More than 350 pairs of willing hands...
STEPS Grand Winter Ball

STEPS Grand Winter Ball

Enjoying ourselves at the Steps Winter Ball. The 30th anniversary event at the new SCCC Twin Waters attracted a record crowd of 550 and was a great credit to founder, Carmel Crouch and her team. Congratulations.

Caloundra Quilters Quilt Show

Caloundra Quilters Quilt Show

I attended the Caloundra Quilters Biennial Quilt Show in North St. Club President Roxy showed me around and I was amazed at the magnificent detail and variety in the quilts and craft. The friendly welcome from members was very warm, thanks! Open...
RAAF Pilot Officer Jim Hocking

RAAF Pilot Officer Jim Hocking

Sunshine Coast hero honoured 75 years on World War II RAAF Pilot Officer Jim Hocking from Nambour will be honoured by the town of March in the United Kingdom on Saturday 27 July for his heroic efforts that saved many lives. Pilot Officer Jim...
The Avenue Maroochydore Retirement Community

The Avenue Maroochydore Retirement Community

Delighted to officially open our latest retirement living location ‘The Avenue’ in Maroochydore for Mark, Tim and the team from Aura. Thanks to the enthusiastic residents and visitors for their welcome. With 26% of our population over 60 these...
Blue Carbon Partnership – Blue Heart

Blue Carbon Partnership – Blue Heart

Blue carbon partnership – An Australian first! Wetlands along the Maroochy River on the Sunshine Coast are set to become a world leading showcase for environmental innovation, after the Palaszczuk Government has formed an Australian-first...
Astrology Dinner

Astrology Dinner

I attended an Astrology Dinner at Daawat Indian Restaurant in Maleny with Ken Wishaw, Vikki Schaffer, Max Whitten, Crs Mackay and Rogerson, SCC staff & others ahead of observing the Dark Sky from the Golf Club. What a Night! A magnificent...
Sod Turning AVALON, Mosaic Group

Sod Turning AVALON, Mosaic Group

A busy day on the shovel as I turn the first sod on “AVALON” with the Directors of Mosaic and Cr Jason O’Pray at 100 Duporth Ave Maroochydore SunshineCoast. Brook Monaghan is very excited about this unique residential development on the Maroochy...