Peregian Fires Appreciation Event

Peregian Fires Appreciation Event

An ‘Appreciation Event’ is planned for all emergency services staff & service clubs at the Coolum Hotel on Sunday at 12 noon Thanks to Coolum Lions and Lioness for preparing and staging this important community gathering. I have just been at...
Cable Landing Station Official Opening

Cable Landing Station Official Opening

Tonight I joined with many others to acknowledge the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China. Consul-General Dr Xu Jie hosted a great gathering including Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk. The Chinese Choir singing the respective anthems...
National Police Remembrance Day 2019

National Police Remembrance Day 2019

On National Police Remembrance Day and we honoured those killed in the line of duty or as consequence of the impacts of their duty. Our community was well represented at Kawana Surf Club Thanks to our (QPS) Qld Police Service for your commitment...
Energex Offsets Launch

Energex Offsets Launch

Your Sunshine Coast Council in partnership with Energex announced a $1.5m vegetation offset at Verrierdale on a 250 hectare site owned by Council. The planting of several thousand Gums and Mahogany will revegetate the area make it more attractive...
A Night with the Lightning

A Night with the Lightning

Mayoress Lorrell and I attended a night with the Sunshine Coast Lightning at #Pier33. Fantastic to see the players, coaches, staff, volunteers and supporters celebrate another great season. Congratulations to all the trophy/award winners. We look...
Sunshine Coast Australia Day Award

Sunshine Coast Australia Day Award

Nominate a local legend for a Sunshine Coast Australia Day Award When Sunshine Coast resident Debra Knight heard her name called as the 2019 Sunshine Coast Australia Day Award Citizen of the Year earlier this year, she was lost for words. Debra...
2019 Sunshine Coast Lightning Season

2019 Sunshine Coast Lightning Season

Our Sunshine Coast Lightning are a credit to their community- win, lose or draw and their supporters love them. ‘Dealing with disappointment’ is part of life and part of sport. It’s how you deal with and what you learn from the disappointment...