August 2018

Published a story 21st Aug 2018 2:55 PM

As Ashley Robinson walks past five-star hotels and laughing holiday makers in Bali, he can't help but contrast their joy with what his family faces.

Ashley Robinson's world of hurt in the midst of holiday fun

As Ashley Robinson walks past five-star hotels and laughing holiday makers in Bali, he can't help but contrast their joy with what his family faces.

Published a story 21st Aug 2018 11:40 AM

Rain expected to ease Coast fire threat by the weekend

Coast fire threat eases with heavy rain forecast

Rain expected to ease Coast fire threat by the weekend

Published a story 21st Aug 2018 11:00 AM

A NEWS report suggests Fairfax MP Ted O'Brien backed challenger Peter Dutton in this morning's Liberal Party leadership challenge.

Coast MP backs Dutton in failed leadership challenge

A NEWS report suggests Fairfax MP Ted O'Brien backed challenger Peter Dutton in this morning's Liberal Party leadership challenge.

Published a story 21st Aug 2018 10:53 AM

First the cold snap, now for a cloudy, wet weekend ahead

Cold snap to give way to rain event

First the cold snap, now for a cloudy, wet weekend ahead

Published a story 21st Aug 2018 6:53 AM

AS speculation swirled around a potential leadership challenge to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Sunshine Coast Coalition MPs have ducked for cover.

MPs too busy to comment on LNP leadership speculation

AS speculation swirled around a potential leadership challenge to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Sunshine Coast Coalition MPs have ducked for cover.

Published a story 20th Aug 2018 5:21 PM

Charles Blackman who died yesterday aged 90, lived on the Sunshine Coast near the state school in Buderim, during the late 1970s and early 80s.

A beautiful mind lost to the nation

Charles Blackman who died yesterday aged 90, lived on the Sunshine Coast near the state school in Buderim, during the late 1970s and early 80s.

Published a story 20th Aug 2018 3:13 PM

Earthquakes and after shocks are making life on Lombok and Bali hell

Coast man returns to earthquake zone

Earthquakes and after shocks are making life on Lombok and Bali hell

Published a story 20th Aug 2018 2:33 PM

Coast firefighters battling on several fronts to contain bushfires that threaten homes

Water bombing chopper saves homes

Coast firefighters battling on several fronts to contain bushfires that threaten homes

Published a story 20th Aug 2018 12:18 PM

HELICOPTER water-bombing helped ease pressure on firefighters battling to contain a blaze at Eudlo yesterday

Rain needed over weekend to ease Coast bushfire risk

HELICOPTER water-bombing helped ease pressure on firefighters battling to contain a blaze at Eudlo yesterday

Published a story 20th Aug 2018 10:40 AM

BOM predicts a significant weather shift by the weekend

Cold week brings waves with rain on the way

BOM predicts a significant weather shift by the weekend

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Whether taking on developers hell-bent on destroying the Coast’s natural appeal or a Prime Minister indifferent to the plight of the poor, Bill Hoffman has never been one to mince his words. Bill’s been a journalist for 32 years, 29 of those on the Coast. Love him or hate him, he'll get you blogging.