August 2020

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 2:59 PM

Support’s growing for a private wave pool on Noosa’s North Shore, with a surfing councillor on board, but a battle looms.

Support swells for North Shore wave pool

Support’s growing for a private wave pool on Noosa’s North Shore, with a surfing councillor on board, but a battle looms.

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 2:21 PM

Noosa Library Service is launching a service where rather than borrowing books, it's a catalogue of seeds up for selection.

Shoot! Noosa’s library service is going to seed

Noosa Library Service is launching a service where rather than borrowing books, it's a catalogue of seeds up for selection.

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 10:54 AM

A Peregian Springs mum had sniffily kids in tow at a COVID-19 testing station where there's been a constant stream of concerned residents.

'I hope it’s the flu’: Mum's COVID fears for kids

A Peregian Springs mum had sniffily kids in tow at a COVID-19 testing station where there's been a constant stream of concerned residents.

Published a story 11th Aug 2020 5:37 PM

A belly dancing instructor and a fire-twirling ecologist hope their $600K budget can get them the green escape of which they dream.

Fire in belly for $600K dream green escape

A belly dancing instructor and a fire-twirling ecologist hope their $600K budget can get them the green escape of which they dream.

Published a story 11th Aug 2020 2:58 PM

Tourism operators are joining forces to ensure the region’s most pristine areas are kept clean.

Turning the tide on plastic in paradise

Tourism operators are joining forces to ensure the region’s most pristine areas are kept clean.

Published a story 11th Aug 2020 12:00 PM

Experts say sediment needs to be cleared from the Noosa River mouth for the first time in more than a decade.

Dredging river mouth ‘best way’ to bring back fish

Experts say sediment needs to be cleared from the Noosa River mouth for the first time in more than a decade.

Published a story 11th Aug 2020 10:56 AM

Testing for coronavirus has spiked at a Noosa clinic after the arrest of two alleged border crossing teenage girls on Monday.

‘Massive increase’ in testing after Noosa COVID scare

Testing for coronavirus has spiked at a Noosa clinic after the arrest of two alleged border crossing teenage girls on Monday.

Published a story 10th Aug 2020 8:28 PM

As one of Australia’s most durable elite athletes, Alex Watson is primed to survive the latest great test of his character: the COVID-19 business crisis.

Athlete no stranger to adversity in tough COVID fight

As one of Australia’s most durable elite athletes, Alex Watson is primed to survive the latest great test of his character: the COVID-19 business crisis.

Published a story 10th Aug 2020 8:13 PM

A rich vein of young Sunshine Coast surfing talent has risen to the top after a successful weekend in the water for several gifted grommets.

Gifted grommets ride wave to glory in state titles win

A rich vein of young Sunshine Coast surfing talent has risen to the top after a successful weekend in the water for several gifted grommets.

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What is in The Spray that Peter Gardiner uses so liberally on the sporting shonks and shysters every Thursday? Pete rants at all the sporting injustices at this world…like why can’t Darren Lockyer go back to playing fullback and why the hell did they put Eddie McGuire in charge of everything?