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Backburning on Fraser Island

  A planned burn on Fraser Island will take place over the weekend, and heading into next week. The Rural Fire Service is burning near the Eurong Township on the island starting from today until August 6. The aim of the burn is to help reduce intensity of any bushfires and provide favourable...

Coast and Gympie schools sign up for after-school homework centres

Students across the Sunshine Coast and Gympie can now get help with their homework in the classroom after school, as new homework centres open across Queensland. As part of an $8million election promise by the Queensland Government, 120 schools across the state are running free homework hubs to teach children healthy...

125 COVID cases, one death on Coast since pandemic began

More people have been tested for COVID-19 across the Sunshine and Cooloola Coast since the start of the pandemic, than the combined population of Caloundra, Noosa, Maleny, Nambour, and Gympie.  Raw numbers released today reveal the scale of the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service's COVID response. The local health network has...
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