November 2019

Published a story 18th Nov 2019 5:30 PM

A landmark court battle has begun as the Sunshine Coast community launched its long-awaited appeal against the council’s development approval for five-star resort, Sekisui House in Yaroomba.

Opponents square off in landmark Sekisui court case

A landmark court battle has begun as the Sunshine Coast community launched its long-awaited appeal against the council’s development approval for five-star resort, Sekisui House in Yaroomba.

Published a story 16th Nov 2019 8:47 AM

A man drove in the wrong direction on the Bruce Highway for about 7km before he came to a stop among busy road works.

‘Confused’ man drives wrong way on Bruce Hwy

A man drove in the wrong direction on the Bruce Highway for about 7km before he came to a stop among busy road works.

Published a story 16th Nov 2019 8:42 AM

A man is alleged to have swindled four hopeful puppy buyers in an online scam.

Accused Gumtree puppy scammer fronts court

A man is alleged to have swindled four hopeful puppy buyers in an online scam.

Published a story 15th Nov 2019 4:55 PM

A young woman has been scolded after she lashed out at a nurse, going about her job at a Sunshine Coast hospital.

Woman punches nurse in fit of cigarette rage

A young woman has been scolded after she lashed out at a nurse, going about her job at a Sunshine Coast hospital.

Published a story 15th Nov 2019 3:16 PM

A Sunshine Coast community is mourning a much-loved teacher and father, who died in a nightmare crash on his drive to school this morning.

End-of-year celebrations marred by crash tragedy

A Sunshine Coast community is mourning a much-loved teacher and father, who died in a nightmare crash on his drive to school this morning.

Published a story 13th Nov 2019 12:23 PM

A REPEAT unlicensed driver was caught behind the wheel doing a  “favour”,  weeks after a court took his licence

Banned man caught out for favour

A REPEAT unlicensed driver was caught behind the wheel doing a “favour”, weeks after a court took his licence

Published a story 12th Nov 2019 6:15 PM

A man said he downed his last two beers too fast before he launched a 26-metre dinghy into the Pumicstone Passage.

Dinghy owner caught over the limit

A man said he downed his last two beers too fast before he launched a 26-metre dinghy into the Pumicstone Passage.

Published a story 12th Nov 2019 5:06 PM

A woman, her elderly cattle dog and a 76-year-old man fell prey to the roaming dogs after they escaped a Sunshine Coast property.

Man’s negligence blamed for serious dog ‘pack attacks’

A woman, her elderly cattle dog and a 76-year-old man fell prey to the roaming dogs after they escaped a Sunshine Coast property.

Published a story 12th Nov 2019 1:23 PM

‘People are too soft’: Drink-driver freedom fighter

A wannabe ‘freedom fighter’ used a run-in with police as ‘training’ when he disappeared into bushland.

Published a story 11th Nov 2019 4:58 PM

A Brazilian student thought her friend was too drunk to drive, so got behind the wheel. Too bad she had been drinking too.

Unlicensed student decides she’s best to drive

A Brazilian student thought her friend was too drunk to drive, so got behind the wheel. Too bad she had been drinking too.

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