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Beloved Sunshine Coast hinterland icon Peg Burnett’s (1915-2007) legacy has been formally recognised, with a new plaque installed in her memory at Maleny Library. Sunshine Coast Council Division 5 Councillor...

Get ready to GO – garden organics bins coming your way

Across the next six weeks, eligible households will begin to receive their new garden...

Senior school students can get a taste of parks and gardens career

Sunshine Coast high school students can take advantage of a unique work experience program...

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Celebrate local heroes for National Volunteer Week

A chance to celebrate local heroes for National Volunteer Week 2022 running from May 12-22. This year’s theme for National Volunteer Week is Better Together...

Sunshine Coast Council calls on all Federal election parties to commit to investing in the region

Sunshine Coast Council Mayor Mark Jamieson has outlined the core commitments the council is seeking from all 2022 Federal Election parties to advance the...

Strong show of support against Domestic and Family Violence

The Sunshine Coast community has united as one to mark Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month (May) with a candle-lighting vigil held at Cotton...

Community

Get ready to GO – garden organics bins coming your way

Across the next six weeks, eligible households will begin to receive their new garden organics bin as part of Sunshine Coast Council’s expanded waste...

Senior school students can get a taste of parks and gardens career

Sunshine Coast high school students can take advantage of a unique work experience program and get a taste of what their future may look...

Straight to work for Sunshine Coast Legacy Plan group

The first meeting of the Sunshine Coast Legacy Plan Community Reference Group was held on May 12 in Caloundra, with planning for the Brisbane...

WATCH: New video series shines light on Sunshine Coast volunteers

In the lead up to National Volunteer Week (May 16–22), Sunshine Coast Council has released a must-watch new video series which reveals the generosity...

Celebrate local heroes for National Volunteer Week

A chance to celebrate local heroes for National Volunteer Week 2022 running from May 12-22. This year’s theme for National Volunteer Week is Better Together...

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OCEANIA RUGBY UNDER 20 CHAMPIONSHIP FINDS A NEW HOME ON THE SUNSHINE COAST

Oceania Rugby and Sunshine Coast Council were pleased to confirm that the Oceania Rugby Under 20 Championship will return for the first time since...

Top innovative ideas progress to Phase 2 of the Mayor’s Telstra Innovation Awards

Brilliant minds from numerous Sunshine Coast schools will now move on to the next stage of the Mayor’s Telstra Innovation Awards competition, with student...

Sunshine Coast residents warned to be alert to mirages in Federal candidate election commitments

As Australia moves into the final fortnight of the Federal election campaign, Sunshine Coast Council Mayor Mark Jamieson has warned residents to look closely...

Swimming great Kieren Perkins OAM to headline sports symposium

More than 200 disability sports industry professionals will join the inaugural Sunshine Coast Sports Symposium at the University of Sunshine Coast (USC) on June...

Jobs on offer keeps Sunshine Coast’s unemployment rate low

New job opportunities are up for grabs on the Sunshine Coast as the region bounces back from the impacts of COVID and the economy...

Lifestyle

Senior school students can get a taste of parks and gardens career

Sunshine Coast high school students can take advantage of a unique work experience program and get a taste of what their future may look...

Celebrate local heroes for National Volunteer Week

A chance to celebrate local heroes for National Volunteer Week 2022 running from May 12-22. This year’s theme for National Volunteer Week is Better Together...

Swells of colour added to Maroochydore boardrider’s club

The North Shore Boardriders Club has a bold, bright and beachy new look to make the clubhouse as iconic as its history thanks to funding by Sunshine Coast Council.

Mooloolaba’s exciting new Northern Parklands taking shape

With the new boardwalk and viewing platform linking Alexandra Headland to the Mooloolaba Esplanade already open, the finishing touches are now underway to complete...

Have your say on Mooloolaba’s Central Meeting Place

Residents and visitors are encouraged to use Sunshine Coast Council’s Have Your Say community engagement platform to ensure their feedback on the Sunshine Coast’s...

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Swells of colour added to Maroochydore boardrider’s club

The North Shore Boardriders Club has a bold, bright and beachy new look to make the clubhouse as iconic as its history thanks to funding by Sunshine Coast Council.

Packed house for annual Heritage Symposium

More than 100 history enthusiasts received a VIP all-access pass into South East Queensland’s distinguished heritage homes and museums at the fully booked Sunshine...

S.S. Dicky maritime heritage set to inspire next sea custodians

Historic 129-year-old S.S. Dicky wreck pieces are undergoing a thorough restoration process to have parts of the iconic vessel preserved and on display in...

BACKWARD GLANCE: International Women’s Day

International Women's Day is a global day celebrated annually on March 8 for more than 100 years to commemorate the cultural, political, and socioeconomic achievements...