August 2016

Published a story 27th Aug 2016 4:10 PM

Sporting Dreams, the charity run by triple Paralympian Marayke Jonkers, has reached  $50,000 in a  quest to  empower Queensland athletes with disabilities.

Marayke helps athletes achieve their sporting dreams

Sporting Dreams, the charity run by triple Paralympian Marayke Jonkers, has reached $50,000 in a quest to empower Queensland athletes with disabilities.

Published a story 26th Aug 2016 8:08 PM

MAYBE they want to live in a retirement home, maybe they want to live in a bus, maybe they want to stay in their home, and maybe they'll change their mind.

Don't fence us in: Boomers keep housing options open

MAYBE they want to live in a retirement home, maybe they want to live in a bus, maybe they want to stay in their home, and maybe they'll change their mind.

Published a story 26th Aug 2016 7:56 PM

STATE and federal governments are driving vertical retirement living development to free up under-utilised existing housing stock.

Governments pushing retirees from empty nests into towers

STATE and federal governments are driving vertical retirement living development to free up under-utilised existing housing stock.

Published a story 26th Aug 2016 12:35 PM

THESE are the homes that few of us know anything about.

Is this the Coast's finest real estate?

THESE are the homes that few of us know anything about.

Published a story 26th Aug 2016 10:27 AM

WHY the Sunshine Coast woke shivering this morning.

Weather snap catches Coast cold

WHY the Sunshine Coast woke shivering this morning.

Published a story 25th Aug 2016 3:47 PM

New University of the Sunshine Coast degree in recreational and outdoor environmental studies promises a fun alternative to an office-bound life.

Uni offers degree in having fun

New University of the Sunshine Coast degree in recreational and outdoor environmental studies promises a fun alternative to an office-bound life.

Published a story 24th Aug 2016 6:27 PM

VERTICAL retirement living could be the way of the future for our aging residents.

Is the future high for the Coast's elderly?

VERTICAL retirement living could be the way of the future for our aging residents.

Published a story 24th Aug 2016 3:46 PM

The State Government has promised to minimise construction delays when $1 billion worth of roadworks start later this year at Palmview.

Govt hopes to contain Bruce Highway construction delays

The State Government has promised to minimise construction delays when $1 billion worth of roadworks start later this year at Palmview.

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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.