March 2020

Published a story 27th Mar 2020 3:03 PM

The Sunshine Coast family behind a successful fresh produce business is trying to stay positive after losing 95 per cent of their customers to COVID-19 closures.

Family business hit by COVID-19

The Sunshine Coast family behind a successful fresh produce business is trying to stay positive after losing 95 per cent of their customers to COVID-19 closures.

Published a story 27th Mar 2020 12:09 PM

A 10-year-old Nambour boy has overcome medical challenges to compete at his first national kayak championships.

An inspiration on the water

A 10-year-old Nambour boy has overcome medical challenges to compete at his first national kayak championships.

Published a story 26th Mar 2020 3:19 PM

Coolum and North Shore Coast Care is encouraging people to get into nature during the COVID-19 pandemic with a photography competition.

Local association inspires Coast to enjoy nature

Coolum and North Shore Coast Care is encouraging people to get into nature during the COVID-19 pandemic with a photography competition.

Published a story 26th Mar 2020 2:03 PM

A Sunshine Coast IGA has become one of the first local supermarkets to introduce protective shields amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Coast IGA takes extra step to stop Covid-19

A Sunshine Coast IGA has become one of the first local supermarkets to introduce protective shields amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Published a story 25th Mar 2020 1:30 PM

The creation of jobs and benefiting the local economy during the COVID-19 pandemic influenced a Coast develper’s decision to proceed with the construction of seven luxury apartments.

New development gives hope amid COVID-19

The creation of jobs and benefiting the local economy during the COVID-19 pandemic influenced a Coast develper’s decision to proceed with the construction of seven luxury apartments.

Published a story 24th Mar 2020 11:50 AM

An up and coming hurdler’s career is in doubt after competition cancellations crushed her dreams of competing in her pet event.

Virus pandemic crushes young athlete’s dreams

An up and coming hurdler’s career is in doubt after competition cancellations crushed her dreams of competing in her pet event.

Published a story 23rd Mar 2020 3:54 PM

A 17-year-old swimmer, in line to complete her sixth island charity swim, is disappointed after the local event joined many other COVID-19 postponements.

‘I’m disappointed for the kids’: Virus claims charity swim

A 17-year-old swimmer, in line to complete her sixth island charity swim, is disappointed after the local event joined many other COVID-19 postponements.

Published a story 23rd Mar 2020 1:49 PM

A Coolum couple who lost their nephew to suicide have showed their dedication to their charity, Marcus Mission, by putting their Coorparoo home up for sale.

Coast couple hopes selling their house will save lives

A Coolum couple who lost their nephew to suicide have showed their dedication to their charity, Marcus Mission, by putting their Coorparoo home up for sale.

Published a story 23rd Mar 2020 11:48 AM

With his 90th birthday looming, Nambour’s Stan Butner is looking back on his many happy years in the town.

Born and bred local shares 90 years of memories

With his 90th birthday looming, Nambour’s Stan Butner is looking back on his many happy years in the town.

Published a story 23rd Mar 2020 9:59 AM

After 25 years of volunteering the parents of an Olympic champion have decided to take a step back from their much-loved sport.

Olympic champion’s parents retire after 25 years

After 25 years of volunteering the parents of an Olympic champion have decided to take a step back from their much-loved sport.

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