[Video]Stormwater and drainage networks in three flood-prone areas of the Sunshine Coast will be bolstered through the Newman and Abbot Governments’ Natural Disaster Resilience Program to protect Queensland communities. Community Recovery and Resilience Minister David Crisafulli said the works in Alexandra Headland and Yandina would improve stormwater drainage and prevent more than 200 homes and […]
Sunshine Coast Council will only need to construct a buried seawall at Maroochydore to protect community infrastructure if significant erosion puts the council’s beachside assets at risk. Division 8 Councillor Jason O’Pray said the seawall would only be considered in an extreme emergency where assets were in serious jeopardy and would be built as a […]
SUNSHINE Coast Council accounting staff have been praised for their competence after the organisation received a clean audit report for the fifth consecutive year. This is also the fifth year council has achieved operating surpluses. Deputy Mayor Chris Thompson described the outcome as “an outstanding result” given the accounting challenges associated with the former Caloundra, […]
Sand renourishment work at Maroochydore Beach is on track to be completed before the summer storm season, with sand pumping starting today. Division 8 Councillor Jason O’Pray said he was pleased work was underway to restore one of the Sunshine Coast’s most popular beaches. “The dredge is here and it’s great to see the sand […]
[vid] Sunshine Coast’s disaster and emergency teams have partnered with local hardware and landscape supply businesses to provide the necessary sand, sandbags, tips and demonstrations for DIY sandbagging.
Acting Mayor Chris Thompson while welcoming the announcement of the date for a referendum on possible de-amalgamation of Noosa and district, has also advised the implications for the region.
The $4.5 million duplication of Tuckers Creek Bridge – the first stage of council’s Brisbane Road Upgrade Project – is now complete.
Sunshine Coast ratepayers have the chance to win up to $1000 off their January rates bill just by signing up to receive their rates notice by email.
Sunshine Coast Council has started work on a number of exciting changes to popular Foreshore Park along the Mooloolaba Spit.
Sunshine Coast Council has waved a starting flag for a new Bunning’s development at the Maroochydore CBD.