Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Articles from June 27, 2015

10; Best Burgers as Voted by Sunshine Coast Daily Facebook Followers
1 Rick's Garage Margaret St, Palmwoods TUCKED away at Palmwoods, this retro themed diner attracts burger-lovers from across south-east Queensland to try their menu. The atmosphere teamed with the super-sized burgers and shakes, makes Rick's...
10; Things to Do Today
1. School Holiday Workshops with a Twist @ Eumundi Markets BALLOON artist supremos Miss Donna The Clown and TwistedMR will host hands-on workshops teaching the tricks of creative balloon bending. Suited for children from 4 years of age. Limited...
10 Things to Watch
1. Ex-Coasters Josh Mann-Rea and Blake Enever are set to feature in the Super Rugby semi finals, for the Brumbies against the Hurricanes at Wellington. It's a big stage for two players who have got there the hard way (Today, Fox Sports 2, 5.35pm)....
Arnison Eager to Propel Noosa into Last-32 of National Competition Lions Hunt A-League Prize with Help from Fire Coach; Noosa Close to Earning Date with Top Team
Byline: ANTHONY BRAND FOOTBALL: He featured in the prestigious FA Cup and amassed more than 300 professional games and now Paul Arnison could emerge as Noosa's X-Factor when it faces Palm Beach in round seven of the nationwide FFA Cup today. ...
Auction after Seven-Year Itch; Potential to Create Dream Home on River
vendor'svoice with Sue Custance AGAIN falling into a seven-year cycle, Gavin is selling his waterside home for a tree change to acreage. How long have you owned this property and where did you move from ? It was seven years ago when I moved...
A View to Fulfilment; the Popular Kawana Waters Is Reaping the Rewards of Local Development
Myview With Adam Budd of Century 21 Coastal My favourite view is from the Glasshouse Mountains. Having a personal training background prior to real estate I used the Glasshouse Mountains as my cross-training getaway and a client fun day and...
Back on His Bike after Epic Struggle; Greg Tries to Give Back to Charity
Byline: Lauren grounsell GREG Clutton would not wish what he went through on his worst enemy, let alone his family and friends. The Pelican Waters local "had the stuffing" knocked out of him during a gruelling course of radiation therapy four...
Banding Together
Byline: Laura McKee XAVIER Rudd grew up in the bush and still likes to run around in the wide open space of the country, despite his crazy life as a world-wide musical sensation. The 37-year-old grew up on the south coast of Victoria as a quiet...
Bids Flow Freely before the Gavel Falls for Two Melbourne Buyers Heading to Coast
auctionaction Sue Custance <p>JUST like Meatloaf belted out Two Out of Three Ain't Bad, the small crowd attending Ray White Caloundra's in-room event would have walked away thinking, yes, that was a great result. With just three properties...
Bird Fanciers All a Twitter about Protecting Site
AS THE Federal Government investigates whether a return to farming would be in breach of environmental laws on the Yandina Creek Wetlands, other environmental and community groups have got behind the push to protect the site. BirdLife Australia's...
Campaigners in a to Save Wetlands Flap as Push Heats Up
Byline: SCOTT SAWYER The Wetlands Eighty bird species in total identified, including: Endangered Australian painted snipe, critically endangered curlew sandpiper 12 species of migratory shorebird Rare species including Lewin's rail,...
Clippers Chase Vital Wins in Queensland Road Trip
Byline: ANTHONY BRAND GAME DAY ROCKHAMPTON v SUNSHINE COAST Today, Rockhampton, 8pm BASKETBALL: Clippers sharp-shooter Eren Moses says his team's chances of featuring in this year's play-offs will hinge significantly on the outcome of this...
Coach Backs Hill as Fire Takes Aim at Finals Spot
Byline: STEELE TAYLOR GAME DAY OLYMPIC v SUNSHINE COAST Tomorrow, Yeronga, 4pm FOOTBALL: The Sunshine Coast is leaking more than two goals per game this campaign and hasn't kept a clean sheet since March but coach Paul Arnison is delighted...
Court Backs Obamacare; President's Signature Policy Passes Major Test So Millions Can Afford Health Cover
PRESIDENT Barack Obama has welcomed the United States Supreme Court's decision to uphold the nationwide availability of tax subsidies that are crucial to the implementation of the President's signature healthcare law. The fate of Mr Obama's most...
Court Dismisses Violent Dad's Murder Appeal
AS NOELENE Beutel lay drawing her last breaths in the carport beneath her Buderim home, the man who delivered a "10 out of 10" fatal punch did nothing to help her. Instead of calling emergency services, her partner used a wheelie bin to load her...
Death Ship Operators Tell Different Stories to Inquest
Byline: OWEN JACQUES EXCLUSIVE ALLEGATIONS of a cover-up have hit those in charge of the now-notorious "death ship" as key documents from a coronial inquest contradict official company comments. Three sailors aboard the Sage Sagittarius ship...
Fifteen of 23 Snapped Up; Buyers Commit for Quality Apartments with Top Views
MOOLOOLABA 33-35 Buderim Ave What: Saffire Mooloolaba Features: 23 spacious apartments each with large balconies, open-plan living areas and two secure underground carparks Price: Apartments from $557,000, premium penthouse priced mid-$800,000s...
Future Proof Your Wealth; It Will Pay to Invest While Cash Rate Low
financetalk with Linda Ireland of Mortgage Choice Buderim WITH interest rates hovering around record lows, now is a great time to be a property investor. Done well, property investment can help borrowers set themselves up financially for...
Get a Better Jetta; Volkswagen Sweetens the Pot with Big Price Drop
Byline: Vani Naidoo Vital statistics Model: Volkswagen Jetta 103TDI Highline. Details: Five-door, front-wheel small to medium sedan. Engine: 2.0-litre, four-cylinder turbo-diesel generating maximum power of 103kW@4200rpm and peak torque...
Going Close Will Suffice; Panthers Realistic for Roos Clash
Byline: ANTHONY BRAND GAME DAY CALOUNDRA v MAROOCHYDORE Today, Caloundra, 2pm AUSTRALIAN RULES: Caloundra will not define a win in the usual sense today when it faces a heavily fancied Maroochydore outfit in its round 11 QFA North clash....
Grand Gallery Mooted
Byline: Bill Hoffman LONG before colourful Lycra began flashing from one end of the coastal strip to the other as the fitness-obsessed barrelled along at break-neck speed, the Sunshine Coast was a powerful magnet for those who splashed the rainbow...
Housing Approvals through Roof
Byline: Stuart Cumming THE Coast's construction industry is building towards becoming one of the nation's strongest after the region topped Queensland for housing approvals. PJ Burns Builder construction manager Luke Quinlivan has credited a...
Jobs Figures on the Up as Mining Slows; Health and Construction Now Leading the Way in Economic Growth
Byline: Alicia Butwell WHEN the global financial crisis hit in 2008-09, it affected many people on the Coast. Some lost jobs, many lost a percentage of their superannuation and we also lost tradespeople to the mining industries interstate. ...
Let the Outdoors in; Lap Up Stylish Living at This Waterfront Property
Byline: Alicia Butwell PELICAN WATERS 50 The Passage 4 Bed, 2 Bath, 2 Car Features: Mees Construction, waterfront living, two-pac kitchen, butlers pantry, outdoor kitchen, pool, bathrooms with marble basins Price: $1,275,000 Agent:...
Make It Harder for That Burglar
THE car starts and you are driving down the road, when something in the back of your mind says "did I close the garage door"? Welcome to my world. We all lead busy lives these days, with so much on our plate and so much technology to help us, or...
My Wife's Friend George Is One Handsome Bloke
"WHO was that?" I asked my wife. "Who?" she replied with almost passed for complete innocence. "That big bloke you just waved at," I replied, trying to keep the jealous note out of my voice. "He looked very happy to see you." "Oh, that's...
Newest Testament Lightens Life; Caloundra Woman Writes Her Very Own Version of the Bible
Byline: JANINE HILL The Bible The 12 principles: 1. Honesty 2. Open-mindedness 3. Willingness 4. Forgiveness 5. Unity 6. Discipline 7. Faith 8. Responsibility 9. Love 10. Wholeness 11. Joy 12. Peace - The...
Pollies' New Digs Cost Us a Tidy Sum; Brough Disappointed at Expense
Byline: Nicky Moffat MORE taxpayer dollars were spent on Federal Fisher and Longman MPs' expenses than any Queensland politician in the second half of 2014. Expense records for July to December 2014 show an office fitout for Federal Member for...
Prancing Practicality; Grand Tourer Supercar Offers Fast Fun for Four
Byline: Grant Edwards Vital statistics Model: Ferrari FF. Details: Four-door four-seat mid-front engine mounted all-wheel drive supercar. Engine: 6.3-litre V12 generating maximum power of 486kW @ 8000rpm and peak torque of 683Nm @ 6000rpm....
Privacy Meets Panorama; Bedrooms on Different Levels and All Have Views
MY PICK: About 208m above sea level, 15 Dulong Rd, Kureelpa, is just five minutes behind Nambour and four minutes from Mapleton. The current owners built nine years ago with a vision for privacy. The bedrooms are on different levels, all have ensuites...
Rail Duplication Still Not on Track
SUNSHINE Coast Rail Back on Track spokesman Jeff Addison has revealed his level of frustration at the lack of action with a North Coast Rail line duplication. As the frustrated commuter contemplated what he expected to be a status quo for years...
Rising Aussie Takes on Arnie; Terminator Genisys a Winner, Seanna Cronin Writes
JAI Courtney is Australia's new strong man in Hollywood. The Sydney native has starred in some of the biggest action blockbusters of the past three years. But rather than playing a no-name henchman, Courtney has been front and centre opposite...
Roosters Prop Set for an Origin III Call-Up
Byline: Wayne Heming APN SPORTS BUREAU ROOSTERS hitman Dylan Napa is in line for a call-up to the Queensland side for Wednesday week's Origin decider in Brisbane following an injury to Broncos prop Josh McGuire in last night's game against Newcastle....
Stall Showcases Coast Art Talents
Byline: KRISTY MUIR Big Top Market Fresh The farmers' market is held on Wednesday from 8am-3pm, Friday from 12-8pm, and Saturday from 8am-3pm. Local produce, superfoods, handmade goods, coffee, global foods, undercover parking, specialty stores...
Touching Gesture to Honour a Fallen Falcon
SOME moving tributes to fallen Sunshine Coast Falcons forward James Ackerman this week. Among them was a short ceremony and minute's silence at an inter-school sports event. Touched by the occasion and proud to be a student at Ackerman's former school,...
Watch out, He's Behind You! Dinosaurs Are Descending on Australia Zoo These Holidays
JOIN Australia Zoo's Jurassic Dinosaur Hunt these school holidays. To celebrate the cinema release of Jurassic World, Australia Zoo is going dinosaur crazy for the winter school holidays, with an awesome Jurassic-themed treasure hunt and special...
When We Loved Our 'Big' Things; Developmentoverran Oursimpler Past
EARLY tourist information guides provide a wonderful record of the many and varied tourist attractions that have come and gone on the Sunshine Coast. They contain a wealth of information and advertisements that can hold many happy memories for the...
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