Former Test Cricketer, Kerry O’Keeffe, will be bringing his wit, wisdom, penchant for sport and larger than life personality to the Sunshine Coast as the guest speaker at the 2nd President’s Sports Luncheon at the Mooloolaba Surf Club on 14th March. Widely regarded as the funniest cricket commentator in the world with his quick and […]
It’s all go for up-and-coming kart star, Clem O’Mara, who took out the Queensland Closed State Titles at Whitsunday Raceway recently. The Glass House Mountains local claimed pole position starts and first place finishes in each of the three pre-final races in the TAG 125 Heavy class. Maintaining his prime position throughout the 16 lap final race, the 20 year […]
SUNSHINE Coast Rugby Union is joining the celebrations of NAIDOC week, with the Stingrays donning Indigenous-inspired jerseys for their match against Gold Coast on Saturday. Special edition jerseys designed for the Premier and Colts divisions showcase a striking Aboriginal art print which will be unveiled at training tonight. “Sunshine Coast Rugby Union opted to place […]
DRIVERS from five countries launched the final countdown for this weekend’s International Rally of Queensland by symbolically landing on the Sunshine Coast at Maroochydore Beach today. The annual round of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship starts with the Showdown @ the Showgrounds Super Special Stage and rally show at Nambour Showgrounds on Friday night […]
The Sunshine Coast Regional Tennis Centre project has received a $773,000 boost from the Regional Development Australia (RDA) Fund Round Four, announced on Wednesday. RDA Sunshine Coast Chair Prof Max Standage said the successful grant application would provide much needed infrastructure funds to develop the tennis centre into a premier sporting facility that could attract […]
The long-awaited Coolum OzSki Resort has been hailed among Australia’s best water-ski facilities and of international standard after a successful State Titles wrapped up on Sunday.
LOCAL youngsters can improve their golf technique this Easter Monday (1 April) thanks to a junior golf class at Palmer Coolum Resort, hosted by resident golf professional Patrick Gibson. The 90-minute class costs just $39.00 and tees off at 8.00am, starting with a clinic on the driving range before heading to the course for a […]
Australia’s largest pro-am golf event, the Holden Scramble, is coming to Palmer Coolum Resort with at least six events to be hosted on the championship golf course between March and September 2013.
Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson has congratulated the Coolum and District Netball Association and the Coolum Croquet Club on gaining funding through the first round of the state government’s Get Playing funding.
The delighted barking of the world’s best surfing dogs as they ride to shore with their masters will herald the start of what organisers are claiming will be the biggest and best Noosa Cricks Jeep Festival of Surfing yet. The VetshopAustralia.com.au Surfing Dog Spectacular, judged by Australia’s favourite TV vet, Dr Harry, and women’s surfing […]