January 2019

Published a story 17th Jan 2019 5:02 PM

COAST MPs have made clear they don't want serial rapist Robert John Fardon living in their electorates after his release into the community.

MPs warn off released rapist Robert John Fardon

COAST MPs have made clear they don't want serial rapist Robert John Fardon living in their electorates after his release into the community.

Published a story 17th Jan 2019 2:10 PM

CRAB boat skipper Peter Rockliff says he couldn't believe it when he found his deckhand hiding on the vessel he was thought to have fallen from.

Skipper's worst nightmare turns to relief as deckhand found

CRAB boat skipper Peter Rockliff says he couldn't believe it when he found his deckhand hiding on the vessel he was thought to have fallen from.

Published a story 17th Jan 2019 10:19 AM

A deckhand who was the subject of a large air and sea search after being thought to have fallen from a boat has been hospitalised after arriving on shore.

'Missing' deckhand hospitalised after arriving on shore

A deckhand who was the subject of a large air and sea search after being thought to have fallen from a boat has been hospitalised after arriving on shore.

Published a story 16th Jan 2019 7:09 PM

Concreter Adam Hill has been left raging by thieves who stole his work trailer from the front of a Coast job site.

Tradie hit hard by trailer theft

Concreter Adam Hill has been left raging by thieves who stole his work trailer from the front of a Coast job site.

Published a story 16th Jan 2019 2:00 PM

<strong>UPDATE:</strong> News of the discovery of a deckhand feared lost at sea has brought overwhelming relief to a family fishing business who had been desperate to find him alive.

Discovery of missing Coast fisherman brings great relief

UPDATE: News of the discovery of a deckhand feared lost at sea has brought overwhelming relief to a family fishing business who had been desperate to find him alive.

Published a story 16th Jan 2019 11:58 AM

A crackdown on illegal dumping and littering is working, according to a study of a Sunshine Coast hotspot for the environmentally damaging practices.

Crackdown makes impact on illegal dumping hotspot

A crackdown on illegal dumping and littering is working, according to a study of a Sunshine Coast hotspot for the environmentally damaging practices.

Published a story 15th Jan 2019 11:29 AM

CARAVAN boss Paul Cameron has shut up shop on the Sunshine Coast to recover from substantial losses sustained at his Kunda Park dealership.

Huge losses slam brakes on caravan dealer expansion

CARAVAN boss Paul Cameron has shut up shop on the Sunshine Coast to recover from substantial losses sustained at his Kunda Park dealership.

Published a story 14th Jan 2019 5:15 PM

Platforms are in place, cables are connected and harnesses are handy for adventurers to take their rainforest exploration from the ground to the canopy.

FIRST LOOK: Treetop course takes adventure to new level

Platforms are in place, cables are connected and harnesses are handy for adventurers to take their rainforest exploration from the ground to the canopy.

Published a story 14th Jan 2019 3:27 PM

Principals at six Coast schools are welcoming the New Year in new roles in a generational shift for the region's Catholic education system.

Principals back to school in new roles

Principals at six Coast schools are welcoming the New Year in new roles in a generational shift for the region's Catholic education system.

Published a story 12th Jan 2019 8:31 AM

Sunshine Coast Council responded to 213 pool safety breaches last year out of the 35,000 or so pools it has registered in the region.

Shut the gate on pool safety

Sunshine Coast Council responded to 213 pool safety breaches last year out of the 35,000 or so pools it has registered in the region.

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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.