Sunshine Coast

Queensland school crackdowns on cartwheels

Kathy Sundstrom The age-old practice of doing a handstand or a cartwheel is now considered too dangerous for children without supervision at a Sunshine Coast state school.

Sunshine Coast woman wins $35m

Lottery windfall

A Queensland woman can't believe her luck after winning a half share of a $70 million lottery prize.

Girl remains in hospital after Sunshine Coast triple-fatality

Keisha Ann Jackson, 30, was killed in a single-vehicle crash on the Sunshine Coast.

Kristian Silva A four-year-old girl remains in a critical condition in hospital after the horrific Sunshine Coast crash which claimed the lives of her mother and two brothers on Friday.

Three dead and girl, 4, fights for life after Sunshine Coast crash

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Initial investigations into a triple fatality at Glenview last night have shown speed might be a factor.

Woman 'tortured' with stun gun on Queensland's Sunshine Coast

Three men have been charged with torturing a woman with a taser before mugging her on Queensland's Sunshine Coast.

Guns, ammo found in Sunshine Coast raids

Simultaneous raids on four Sunshine Coast properties have uncovered banned weapons, including a semi-automatic AK-47 replica.

Weekend rain a 'blessing' for Sunshine Coast Tough Mudder event

A Tough Mudder participant survives a dive into icy water.

Kristian Silva About 15,000 people flocked to the Sunshine Coast over the weekend to compete in the Tough Mudder event, completing an obstacle course with pits of mud, ice-cold baths, fire and electric shocks.

Campbell Newman promises Sunshine Coast road upgrade

Amy Remeikis LNP's $440 million quasi-election campaign announcement rests on asset sales agenda.

Sunshine Coast pair forced to withdraw cash by gunman

A Queensland man and woman were kidnapped and driven to an ATM at gunpoint where they were forced to withdraw cash.

Men injured in 'tyre explosion' at Sunshine Coast factory

A school bus burns in the northbound lane of the Bruce Highway near Sippy Downs, north of Brisbane.

Kristian Silva Two seriously injured in tyre explosion, while students injured in bus blaze.

Sunshine Coast Council budget brings 5 per cent rate rise

Kim Stephens Sunshine Coast adopts first post de-amalgamation budget.

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Woman dies in crash on Sunshine Coast

A woman has died after a truck collided with a ute in southeast Queensland.

Newman to Sunshine Coast Council: get on with it

Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman has criticised the Sunshine Coast Regional Council for not doing enough to encourage development in the region, saying property developers had told him it was 'difficult'...

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Sunshine Coast MP Andrew Powell backs Campbell Newman over development

Amy Remeikis Environment minister and Sunshine Coast MP Andrew Powell agreed that the region’s council was not doing enough to encourage development, despite the local community ranking protecting the...

Severe delays on Caboolture and Sunshine Coast train lines

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A powerline issue is causing delays of up to 90 minutes on the Caboolture and Sunshine Coast train lines, with Translink urging passengers heading to the State of Origin to make their way to...

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Sunshine Coast to be a 'test drive' for cruise giant

Georgina Auton P&O Cruises plans to introduce the Sunshine Coast as a 'test drive' destination for a cruise this August.

Man surrenders after 12-hour Sunshine Coast siege

A man has surrendered to police after a 12-hour siege at a Sunshine Coast resort.

Police appeal for help to find missing Sunshine Coast teen

Marissa Calligeros Police are appealing for help to find a Sunshine Coast teenager who has been missing for two days.

Sunshine Coast MP says police tapping his phone

Richard Bruinsma Sunshine Coast MP Peter Wellington says he has "no doubt" his phone conversations are being monitored by police due to his close contact with family members of the Yandina Five.

Jane Goodall to visit the Sunshine Coast

Staff Reporters Primatologist Jane Goodall turned 80 this year, but age is no barrier for the tireless conservation campaigner who will visit the Sunshine Coast for the first time next month.