May 2020

Published a story 26th May 2020 6:06 PM

Council, developer and tourism industry welcome approval being upheld, but protesters left devastated

Court green light means all go for Yaroomba resort

Council, developer and tourism industry welcome approval being upheld, but protesters left devastated

Published a story 26th May 2020 4:49 PM

Resort operator says uncertainty about border reopening is a “bloody disaster”.

Tourism desperate for green light as Premier holds firm

Resort operator says uncertainty about border reopening is a “bloody disaster”.

Published a story 26th May 2020 4:27 PM

There’s one place you can go in the morning to warm yourself up, but just where it is may surprise you.

The warmest place to be in the morning this week will shock

There’s one place you can go in the morning to warm yourself up, but just where it is may surprise you.

Published a story 26th May 2020 11:05 AM

A 100-page judgement has been handed down after a long-running battle to overturn the approval of the controversial Sekisui development at Yaroomba.

Court rejects appeal against Sekisui development

A 100-page judgement has been handed down after a long-running battle to overturn the approval of the controversial Sekisui development at Yaroomba.

Published a story 25th May 2020 6:16 PM

Self-funded retirees are caught up in a game they’re playing for keeps

Self-funded retirees ride wave of uncertainty

Self-funded retirees are caught up in a game they’re playing for keeps

Published a story 25th May 2020 4:52 PM

A push to have plans for a new cycleway sent back to the drawing board may see Sunshine Coast Council withdraw its support from the project in its current form.

Councillor seeks backing for cycleway change

A push to have plans for a new cycleway sent back to the drawing board may see Sunshine Coast Council withdraw its support from the project in its current form.

Published a story 25th May 2020 4:11 PM

Rogue jetski riders under fire for putting lives at risk in Sunshine Coast waterways have prompted a petition calling for better regulation.

'Total disregard': Rogue jetski riders spark call for change

Rogue jetski riders under fire for putting lives at risk in Sunshine Coast waterways have prompted a petition calling for better regulation.

Published a story 25th May 2020 10:58 AM

A late autumn cold snap is set to ease through the week with surfers lapping up the return of an old favourite.

Big chill to ease as surfers cash in on late autumn treat

A late autumn cold snap is set to ease through the week with surfers lapping up the return of an old favourite.

Published a story 23rd May 2020 1:13 PM

Sailing dream trapped in COVID-19 reality as countries tighten borders leaving yachties all at sea

Coast sailors navigate brave new COVID-19 pandemic world

Sailing dream trapped in COVID-19 reality as countries tighten borders leaving yachties all at sea

Published a story 19th May 2020 4:33 PM

The State Government has struggled to explain the process that has allowed a developer to work outside the planning process.

State Government dodges hard questions on flood plain plan

The State Government has struggled to explain the process that has allowed a developer to work outside the planning process.

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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.