Independent and FREE - 2021 Best Online Publication

About SCN

Independent and FREE – 2021 Best Online Publication (Qld Country Press)

About SCN


Sunshine Coast News represents the evolution of a vibrant homegrown media business developed by experienced local publishers Darryl Olson, Noel Olson, Michael Kramer and Anar Higgins. The innovative venture was launched more than 12 years ago and is anchored by the high-quality gloss news and lifestyle magazine, My Weekly Preview (MWP). This weekly publication has been an enduring success as it captures the essence of our vibrant and growing part of southeast Queensland, blending news, information, lifestyle and property content. The business also publishes the stunning quarterly Salt magazine and popular Plus 55 publication Your Time Magazine on the Sunshine Coast and in Brisbane. The dynamic daily digital news website, Sunshine Coast News, heralds a bold new era for the company. It will complement and broaden the stable and is a vital investment in independent journalism at a time when the big media corporations are turning their backs on our community.


Peter Hall – Editor
Kat Donaghey – Senior Journalist
Steele Taylor – Sports Journalist
Warren Lynam – Photographer
Dorothy Whittington – Contributor
Gail Forrer – Contributor
Leigh Robshaw – Contributor
Caitlin Zerafa – Contributor
Anita McEwan – Creative
Darryl Olson – Managing Director
Noel Olson – Publisher
Michael Kramer – Publisher
Anar Higgins – Publisher
Noel Harris – Creative Consultant from H & H Creative
Natalie Crombie – Website Design and Management from Etch & Co