July 2020

Published a story 3rd Jul 2020 1:59 PM

Council accepted a deal worth $2.3 million less than the highest offer it received to develop the Brisbane Rd hotel site, according to Councillor Joe Natoli.

Brisbane Rd hotel deal $2.3 million short of highest offer

Council accepted a deal worth $2.3 million less than the highest offer it received to develop the Brisbane Rd hotel site, according to Councillor Joe Natoli.

Published a story 2nd Jul 2020 11:41 AM

Local and interstate developers are lining up to get their hands on the tightly-held Weir’s site, which has hit the market for the first time in almost a century.

Agent reveals what’s next for iconic surf shop

Local and interstate developers are lining up to get their hands on the tightly-held Weir’s site, which has hit the market for the first time in almost a century.

Published a story 1st Jul 2020 7:54 PM

Some divisions have emerged as clear winners as Sunshine Coast Council crunches the final numbers on where its $782 million budget will be spent.

Mapped out: The council budget winners and losers

Some divisions have emerged as clear winners as Sunshine Coast Council crunches the final numbers on where its $782 million budget will be spent.

Published a story 1st Jul 2020 5:39 PM

Police have charged a Sunshine Coast teenager who allegedly stabbed a tourist in the chest and back during a fight in Mooloolaba early this morning.

Coast teen arrested over alleged tourist stabbing

Police have charged a Sunshine Coast teenager who allegedly stabbed a tourist in the chest and back during a fight in Mooloolaba early this morning.

June 2020

Published a story 29th Jun 2020 1:14 PM

Jehovah’s Witnesses have swapped doorknock for a letterbox drop of handwritten notes claiming to have answers post-pandemic.

Bible outlines post-pandemic future: Jehovah’s Witnesses

Jehovah’s Witnesses have swapped doorknock for a letterbox drop of handwritten notes claiming to have answers post-pandemic.

Published a story 25th Jun 2020 6:10 PM

A deal is now under way for a 4.5-star hotel to be developed on a prime piece of Mooloolaba land, despite passionate objection from one Coast councillor.

Council strikes deal with Brisbane Rd hotel developer

A deal is now under way for a 4.5-star hotel to be developed on a prime piece of Mooloolaba land, despite passionate objection from one Coast councillor.

Published a story 25th Jun 2020 3:13 PM

In an unprecedented move, councillor Peter Cox tried to have Joe Natoli banned from a debate on the proposed Brisbane Rd carpark hotel.

Round two: Attempts to boot councillor from hotel debate

In an unprecedented move, councillor Peter Cox tried to have Joe Natoli banned from a debate on the proposed Brisbane Rd carpark hotel.

Published a story 25th Jun 2020 1:03 PM

A councillor has accused Joe Natoli of "political grandstanding" and inaction on the issue of paid parking in Mooloolaba.

Councillors clash on paid parking ‘political grandstanding’

A councillor has accused Joe Natoli of "political grandstanding" and inaction on the issue of paid parking in Mooloolaba.

Published a story 25th Jun 2020 11:10 AM

Councillors have unanimously endorsed the 2020/21 budget this morning. Here’s what it means for ratepayers and major Coast projects.

Budget breakdown: Council’s $780m plan explained

Councillors have unanimously endorsed the 2020/21 budget this morning. Here’s what it means for ratepayers and major Coast projects.

Published a story 24th Jun 2020 4:37 PM

The 2020/21 budget, confidential details behind the Brisbane Rd carpark developments and land acquisitions are among the hot topics in council chambers today. WATCH LIVE HERE

WATCH LIVE: Council debates new budget, big-ticket items

The 2020/21 budget, confidential details behind the Brisbane Rd carpark developments and land acquisitions are among the hot topics in council chambers today. WATCH LIVE HERE

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