Environment

Tue 20 Feb 2018

Shark killer could be fined $88,000

premium_icon Shark killer could be fined $88,000

A MYSTERIOUS fisherman who bagged more than their daily limit of sharks could cop a eye-watering fine of up to $88,000 or face 18 months behind bars.

Council spruiks Coast solar farm savings

Council spruiks Coast solar farm savings

SUNSHINE Coast Council claims its solar farm at Valdora has provided nearly $1 million in electricity savings since it started generating power last year.

Join Ivory Crush protest against elephant products

Join Ivory Crush protest against elephant products

MAROOCHYDORE resident Sharon Pincott is calling on anyone who owns ivory or rhino horn products to surrender them as part of a national protest.

Mon 19 Feb 2018

Haul of dead sharks met with outrage

Haul of dead sharks met with outrage

Decapitated and left to rot in the heat, 15 sharks found dead at Fingal Head

Man knocked off kayak by huge shark

Man knocked off kayak by huge shark

A FISHERMAN has had a terrifyingly close encounter with a shark after the three-metre long animal knocked him from his kayak.

Teenage girls risk their lives in Coast swell stunt

Teenage girls risk their lives in Coast swell stunt

GALLERY: Shocking photos shows two girls - who appear to be in their teens - clinging to a rock as waves from strong swells crash around them.

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