This morning the Sunshine Coast Council delivered its 2020-2021 budget. Click for details of the budget and to watch the Mayor’s media conference.
Mayor Mark Jamieson making an announcement as to his intention to seek a third term as Sunshine Coast Mayor.
One of the Sunshine Coast’s most anticipated pieces of recreational infrastructure has already proven its popularity, with the community making great use of the new $2 million boardwalk at Mooloolaba after it was opened yesterday. The unveiling of the 3.4m wide boardwalk follows the official opening of the new $5.15 million Mooloolaba Walk and Ride […]
One of Sunshine Coast Council’s most significant streetscape projects, the transformation of Caloundra’s Bulcock Street, will continue this year with another $3 million of improvements set to further revitalise the Caloundra CBD. The upgrade, which starts this month, includes new trees and shrubs, new footpaths, a reshaped roadway, additional street furniture, directional signage, public art […]
Does your not-for-profit community group need help funding a project, event or activity? Perhaps you’re running a creative or community workshop, need to update your equipment or attend a seminar. Apply now for grants of up to $2000 through Sunshine Coast Council’s Minor Community Grants Program. One recent beneficiary was the Australian Pensioners and Superannuants […]
After a 30-year ‘time-out’, one of Nambour’s prominent former landmarks is once again alive and ticking! The Nambour Town clock, which was mounted to the Currie Street wall of the old Maroochy Shire Council Chambers from 1953 to 1987, has returned to working order on a new tower which sits on the Bury Street frontage […]
* video View News What do beef tea and knitted socks have in common? These are items you would find on the home front during World War 1. The 2015 Sunshine Coast Council’s Heritage calendar focuses on the years 1914 to 1918 in commemoration of the centenary of World War 1. Community Programs Portfolio Councillor […]
Sunshine Coast Council’s most recent quarterly review shows the organisation is forging ahead and achieving results in its quest to be Australia’s most sustainable region. Finance Portfolio Councillor Chris Thompson said the April-June 2014 quarterly report, adopted at this month’s Ordinary Meeting, highlighted significant council milestones which built on the organisation’s momentum. “There has been […]
Tim Harcourt – Former Chief Economist for the Australian Trade Commission, lead economic commentator and business lecturer – is on the Sunshine Coast today to launch council’s Export and Global Capability Program. Businesses that export or are considering exporting are invited to participate in the new program. Mayor Mark Jamieson – who will join Mr […]
Council endorsed a new Environment Levy Partnerships Program at its Ordinary Meeting today that will deliver more than half a million dollars to 24 environmentally focussed community groups. Environment Portfolio Councillor Jenny McKay said the program provides up to three years funding to community groups whose operations or services contribute to the Sunshine Coast environment. […]