December 2019

Published a story 6th Dec 2019 6:33 PM

A Noosa councillor’s defence team questioned an expert in hypnotherapy on whether an alleged child sex victim’s memories could be fake.

Pardon trial: Hypnosis expert denies memory changed

A Noosa councillor’s defence team questioned an expert in hypnotherapy on whether an alleged child sex victim’s memories could be fake.

Published a story 6th Dec 2019 4:25 PM

The future of a proposed $450m water park development on the Coast has become uncertain after its Dubai-based developer pushed back the application deadline.

‘All talk no action’ with $450m Coast water park

The future of a proposed $450m water park development on the Coast has become uncertain after its Dubai-based developer pushed back the application deadline.

Published a story 6th Dec 2019 10:12 AM

NICKLIN WAY CHAOS: A car has ploughed into traffic lights and caused mayhem on a major Sunshine Coast road at peak hour this morning.

Traffic mayhem as car ploughs into lights on major road

NICKLIN WAY CHAOS: A car has ploughed into traffic lights and caused mayhem on a major Sunshine Coast road at peak hour this morning.

Published a story 5th Dec 2019 6:09 PM

The Noosa councillor spoke about his ‘resistance’ in ‘intimate’ moments in the five-minute phone call played at day three of his trial.

Pardon trial: Secret recording reveals ‘intimate’ details

The Noosa councillor spoke about his ‘resistance’ in ‘intimate’ moments in the five-minute phone call played at day three of his trial.

Published a story 5th Dec 2019 5:18 PM

Emergency crews were called to the fire about 4pm.

Raging fire engulfs two-storey home

Emergency crews were called to the fire about 4pm.

Published a story 4th Dec 2019 8:57 PM

A defence barrister told Noosa councillor, Frank Pardon to ‘calm down’ as tensions rose in day-two of his trial.

'COLDROOM SEX': Former lover says councillor ‘obsessed’

A defence barrister told Noosa councillor, Frank Pardon to ‘calm down’ as tensions rose in day-two of his trial.

Published a story 4th Dec 2019 3:35 PM

A Noosa councillor's defence team has claimed a witness was drunk at the time and denies any alleged "kissing and touching" with a teenage girl ever happened.

Pardon’s defence: Kissing, touching never happened

A Noosa councillor's defence team has claimed a witness was drunk at the time and denies any alleged "kissing and touching" with a teenage girl ever happened.

Published a story 3rd Dec 2019 3:17 PM

A Noosa councillor allegedly told a friend he had a ‘magnetic attraction’ to a child he is accused of having a sexual relationship with, a court has heard.

Flowers at school: Councillor denies child sex acts

A Noosa councillor allegedly told a friend he had a ‘magnetic attraction’ to a child he is accused of having a sexual relationship with, a court has heard.

Published a story 3rd Dec 2019 7:16 AM

A phone call to hear her mum’s voice was the last task a Sunshine Coast woman did before she was killed by a driver who has been jailed for her death.

‘Miss you’: Barber jailed over horrific crash death

A phone call to hear her mum’s voice was the last task a Sunshine Coast woman did before she was killed by a driver who has been jailed for her death.

Published a story 3rd Dec 2019 6:55 AM

Discussions surrounding town planning for the Sekisui resort were heard as allegations the development was not “high quality” were slung around.

Sekisui ‘too big’ for retail quality, court hears

Discussions surrounding town planning for the Sekisui resort were heard as allegations the development was not “high quality” were slung around.

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