In the early hours of Tuesday 3rd March, Clive Palmer ‘s beloved, albeit controversial dinosaur Jeff, was severely damaged by fire. The cause of the fire is unknown and is the subject of investigations. The suspicion at this stage is that the fire is thought to have been caused by an electrical fault. Ironically all […]
Update from earlier today by the Sunshine Coast Local Disaster Management Group from the Mayor Mark Jamieson and the Local Disaster Co-ordinator Andrew Ryan. The worst looks to be over with flooding and road closures the remaining features. The Coast looks like it will be back in business by tomorrow with tasks now turning to […]
Edited highlights from todays Sunshine Coast Council’s media conference. Local flooding has occurred across the Sunshine Coast as the heavy rain associated with tropical cyclone Marcia make its way down the Coast. There is a concern that worse is yet to come as the Coast is yet to experience the high winds witnessed to our […]
Where you can, use the self serve option for getting all the latest local #tcmarcia and weather event information on the Sunshine Coast Council’s Disaster Hub web site.
The Sunshine Coast Council wants its residents to be prepared ahead of the impending weather event associated with cyclone Marcia #TCMarcia Avoid unnecessary journeys, plan on being self sufficient for three days if needed, stay out of flooded waterways and the beaches. Weather warnings, road closures and other important information can be found on Council’s […]
Wet and windy weather is headed for South East Queensland over the coming days with predictions of high rainfall and likely localised flooding. Watch Sunshine Coast Council’s Disaster Management Coordinator John Gallina for the latest on what we can expect and how we can prepare.
Melbourne-based artist, Mitch Gobel, today announced a $25,000 donation from art sales to Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors in a very special demonstration at the Wildlife Hospital with the assistance of a few of Australia Zoo’s wildlife stars! Over the coming days Mitch will create a custom artwork on site at Australia Zoo to hang in the […]
Police are appealing to the public for assistance in regard to a home invasion and armed robbery that occurred at Noosaville on January 31st. Enquiries indicate that about 3.25pm on January 31st, two men are believed to have gained entry to a residence on Goodchap Street on the pretext of selling goods. While inside they have both […]
Key points from the media conference by the Mayor Mark Jamieson on the outcomes of Saturday’s Queensland State Election. The Sunshine Coast has shovel-ready projects which will help build the Queensland economy and provide jobs, Mayor Mark Jamieson says in the wake of the State Government election. Mayor Jamieson has been heartened by ALP Leader […]
IRT Group has awarded the construction tender for Stage One of its $40 million IRT Woodlands retirement community project to a Sunshine Coast based builder. Following an in-depth review and competitive tender process, IRT has selected RGD Group, to begin work on the community which is located at Kawana Forest. IRT Group Chief Executive, Nieves […]