May 2020

Published a story 23rd May 2020 1:23 PM

Strawberry season has arrived for the Sunshine Coast as up to 10,000 pickers and packers fill farms for the coming few months.

Seasonal workers to give economy ‘strawesome’ boost

Strawberry season has arrived for the Sunshine Coast as up to 10,000 pickers and packers fill farms for the coming few months.

Published a story 6th May 2020 6:07 PM

This Sunshine Coast property up for auction has river frontage, no neighbours and is just minutes from the beach. But there's a big catch.

Ultimate fixer-upper a bargain for buyer with right ‘skills’

This Sunshine Coast property up for auction has river frontage, no neighbours and is just minutes from the beach. But there's a big catch.

April 2020

Published a story 28th Apr 2020 5:44 PM

Tentative steps towards a retail resurgence have Coast store owners and shopping centre managers looking forward to a very different take on traditionally one of their peak trade periods.

HAIR WE GO: Retailers start path to resurgence

Tentative steps towards a retail resurgence have Coast store owners and shopping centre managers looking forward to a very different take on traditionally one of their peak trade periods.

Published a story 25th Apr 2020 7:47 AM

Residents across the Sunshine Coast have lined the streets this morning to honour those who served on behalf of their country.

HUGE GALLERY: Residents light up the dawn

Residents across the Sunshine Coast have lined the streets this morning to honour those who served on behalf of their country.

March 2020

Published a story 30th Mar 2020 3:19 PM

A man caught with a homemade drug lab when police raided a suburban Coast home has been given a “generous” sentence but also a stark warning by a judge.

Plasterer cops ‘generous’ sentence after drug lab bust

A man caught with a homemade drug lab when police raided a suburban Coast home has been given a “generous” sentence but also a stark warning by a judge.

Published a story 24th Mar 2020 6:46 PM

Paramedics were called to treat a man who was injured after being struck by a vehicle on a busy Coast road this evening.

Man injured after being struck by vehicle

Paramedics were called to treat a man who was injured after being struck by a vehicle on a busy Coast road this evening.

Published a story 23rd Mar 2020 6:19 PM

Queensland Health has confirmed seven new coronavirus cases on the Sunshine Coast today.

Seven new coronavirus cases confirmed on Coast

Queensland Health has confirmed seven new coronavirus cases on the Sunshine Coast today.

Published a story 22nd Mar 2020 5:06 PM

A Sunshine Coast GP felt he had to say something when he saw about a dozen young people sitting shoulder-to-shoulder on a Mooloolaba picnic table.

Back it up: GP fears youth not keeping their distance

A Sunshine Coast GP felt he had to say something when he saw about a dozen young people sitting shoulder-to-shoulder on a Mooloolaba picnic table.

Published a story 22nd Mar 2020 11:24 AM

A waste disposal company is fighting action taken by Sunshine Coast Council to crack down on rural-zoned land being used for high-impact industry.

Waste firm caught up in land use crackdown

A waste disposal company is fighting action taken by Sunshine Coast Council to crack down on rural-zoned land being used for high-impact industry.

Published a story 21st Mar 2020 6:11 PM

Queensland Health has recorded five new COVID-19 cases on the Sunshine Coast today.

5 new coronavirus cases confirmed on Sunshine Coast

Queensland Health has recorded five new COVID-19 cases on the Sunshine Coast today.

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Stuart studied journalism at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba. He worked briefly at Central Queensland News and Warwick Daily News. He has worked as a reporter at The Chronicle since July 2009.