Member for Fisher Mal Brough today said that Sunshine Coast youth who are long-term unemployed have a real incentive to get into paid work. Mr Brough said that the Job Commitment Bonus, an initiative of the Federal Government, aims to help get more young job seekers off welfare and into work. “The youth jobless rate on the Sunshine Coast is […]
A multi-functional activity centre that caters for all ages – that’s what you’ll now find in Nambour at the corner of Mathew and Ann Streets. The town’s first purpose built district skate park and youth activity precinct was today unveiled and road tested by some of the region’s most skilled skateboarders. Division 10 Councillor Greg Rogerson said the $850,000 facility […]
Sunshine Coast Stadium, Kawana Sports Precinct and the wider Sunshine Coast will be on show to thousands when the National Youth Touch Football Championships are played on September 17-20. Mayor Mark Jamieson said almost 4000 people would visit from outside the region to compete in and watch the championships. “This national event is bringing 34 […]
LNP candidate for Fairfax Ted O’Brien launched his election campaign today, outlining his plan to generate a broader range of employment opportunities for Sunshine Coast youth if elected on September 7. Speaking at his campaign launch in Maroochydore this afternoon, Mr O’Brien said youth unemployment was one of the biggest concerns raised during his doorknocking […]
Sunshine Coast Council’s AMPED program has partnered with QMusic to provide a unique opportunity for emerging musicians and industry professionals, aged 18 to 30, to attend a Gigs and Touring workshop. Taking place at local venue Solbar on Thursday 4 April 2013 from 6pm to 8pm, this workshop delivered by QMusic aims to provide tips on how to get a gig, the role […]
A Youth Activity Precinct that is an iconic statement of Nambour’s heritage with a number of unique active recreation activities which aims to attract a diversity of people and business opportunity to the area.