July 2019

Published a story 19th Jul 2019 6:15 PM

Matthew Flinders principal Stuart Meade, a man with decades of rugby experience, says there's still a feeling of "invincibility” to most young players.

Feelings of 'invincibility' still lie with young players

Matthew Flinders principal Stuart Meade, a man with decades of rugby experience, says there's still a feeling of "invincibility” to most young players.

Published a story 19th Jul 2019 6:08 PM

This year, 68 patients under 18 presented to Nambour and Sunshine Coast University Hospitals with concussions, compared to 89 the year before.

Why concussion culture needs to change, for your kid's sake

This year, 68 patients under 18 presented to Nambour and Sunshine Coast University Hospitals with concussions, compared to 89 the year before.

Published a story 19th Jul 2019 6:00 PM

An 18-month saga to fix a failed turbocharger of a $100,000 Audi has ended in an ugly dispute between a couple and a Coast mechanic.

$20,000 later, now my luxury Audi looks like this

An 18-month saga to fix a failed turbocharger of a $100,000 Audi has ended in an ugly dispute between a couple and a Coast mechanic.

Published a story 19th Jul 2019 4:09 PM

As the QRL celebrates country week, we've unearthed the unsung heroes and colourful characters playing for the love of the game across the state.

League icon grows from shaking teen to living legend

As the QRL celebrates country week, we've unearthed the unsung heroes and colourful characters playing for the love of the game across the state.

Published a story 19th Jul 2019 3:16 PM

A $2.6 million home, tucked quietly into a private but "exciting” Coast suburb is already taking the market by storm

Southern buyers eye off exclusive 'rainforest retreat'

A $2.6 million home, tucked quietly into a private but "exciting” Coast suburb is already taking the market by storm

Published a story 18th Jul 2019 6:20 PM

The memory of a local larrikin with the "heart of Phar Lap” whose life was tragically cut short playing the game he loved will be celebrated tonight.

'Heart like Phar Lap': Dad celebrated decade after freak hit

The memory of a local larrikin with the "heart of Phar Lap” whose life was tragically cut short playing the game he loved will be celebrated tonight.

Published a story 17th Jul 2019 4:24 PM

An accidental kick to the chest from a screaming toddler has potentially saved the life of a Sunshine Coast mum.

Kick from toddler leads to shock cancer diagnosis

An accidental kick to the chest from a screaming toddler has potentially saved the life of a Sunshine Coast mum.

Published a story 17th Jul 2019 4:21 PM

A $10 million integrated cancer care centre hailed for its "cutting edge” treatment will be unveiled on the Sunshine Coast today.

$10 million 'cutting-edge' cancer care centre opens on Coast

A $10 million integrated cancer care centre hailed for its "cutting edge” treatment will be unveiled on the Sunshine Coast today.

Published a story 17th Jul 2019 3:59 PM

A rural teenager is faced with the prospect of life in a wheelchair, after going 12 rounds with an illness that affects about 40,000 worldwide.

Boy faced with life in wheelchair, fighting baffling illness

A rural teenager is faced with the prospect of life in a wheelchair, after going 12 rounds with an illness that affects about 40,000 worldwide.

Published a story 17th Jul 2019 10:15 AM

Six small business owners have walked into their Sunshine Coast shopfronts in shock this morning after a spate of overnight break and enters.

Multiple businesses broken into, trashed overnight

Six small business owners have walked into their Sunshine Coast shopfronts in shock this morning after a spate of overnight break and enters.

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