Independent and FREE - 2021 Best Online Publication


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



Volcano’s violent 1-in-1000 year eruption and what to expect next

The Kingdom of Tonga doesn’t often attract global attention, but a violent eruption of an underwater volcano on January 15 has spread shock waves, quite literally, around half the world. The volcano is usually not much to look at. It consists of two small uninhabited islands, Hunga-Ha’apai and Hunga-Tonga, poking about 100m More

Overshadowed suburb climbs the property ladder

A suburb often overshadowed by its more upmarket neighbours has started the year More

Road warriors: our cyclists stun at national titles

The Sunshine Coast's elite cycling team has showed its class and depth at More

Ex-rock star drumming up a film industry on the Coast

As a child, Jon Coghill wanted to grow up to be either music More

The $8.9m investment that keeps Coast racing on track

One of the state's top horse racing venues is expected to bolster the More

Youth remand centre axed after community backlash

The State Government has abandoned plans to repurpose the Caloundra watchhouse into a More

Builder fined for contempt over rooftop tennis court

A prominent builder who defied a court order to dismantle a rooftop entertainment More

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Tales from Africa: cultural melting pot inspires author

An Eritrean port city, steeped in colourful history, has inspired a sense of More

Leading childcare director’s exciting expansion plans

Pam Maclean is a force to be reckoned with in the childcare industry More

They will be screaming for ‘amore’ at this wonderful film festival

The Sunshine Coast is showing plenty of “amore” for the Italian Film Festival, More

Tsunami alert cancelled after underwater eruption

The Sunshine Coast was included in a tsunami warning for Australia's east coast, More

Quirky artists’ bright idea to dress up the ‘sunshine coat’

When Shaye Hardisty made a yellow woollen coat out of a recycled blanket More

Journeying across Coast in 1904 was a daring adventure

It was a huge adventure when eight horsemen set out on New Year’s More

‘Tough times’: expansion of upmarket store on hold

Plans for a $700,000 expansion of a new IGA destined for Sunrise Beach More

Swimmers, boaties told to steer clear of new bar

This week we’ve seen surf conditions improve as the sandbars have stabilised after More

Reigning ironwoman champ battles rising stars

Reigning Ironwoman Series champion Lana Rogers is ultra-wary of her rivals, especially some More