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Levy protecting the region’s rich cultural heritage

Clark sisters visit to Grigor family's Bankfoot House on the Old Gympie Road, 1912. Image courtesy of Heritage Library, Sunshine Coast Council.

Clark sisters visit to Grigor family’s Bankfoot House on the Old Gympie Road, 1912. Image courtesy of Heritage Library, Sunshine Coast Council.


Projects aimed at conserving the region’s history and character will continue to be protected through the Sunshine Coast Council’s endorsement of the 2014/2015 Cultural Heritage Levy Program.

Community Programs Portfolio Councillor and Sunshine Coast…

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Coast to host World IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship

Coast to host World IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship

IRONMAN CEO Geoff Meyer, Fiona Simpson MP and Cr Jason OPray

IRONMAN CEO Geoff Meyer, Fiona Simpson MP and Cr Jason OPray

We did it.

We’ve won the right to host the first-ever IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship event in the Southern Hemisphere.

The half-marathon event is one of the most popular of its kind around the world and will attract global participation and a global audience.

Mayor Mark Jamieson said hosting the 2016 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship…

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First Sunshine Coast StartUp Weekend A Sell Out for Participants

First Sunshine Coast StartUp Weekend Sell Out for Participants @SWSunshineCoast Calling all spectators!

StartUp Weekend Sunshine Coast

Organisers of the inaugural Startup Weekend Sunshine Coast taking place at the Innovation Centre this Friday 2 May to Sunday 4 May have been overwhelmed with interest in the upcoming event, with participation tickets selling out a full two weeks ahead of the event.

“We are thrilled with this response with over 100 people registering, especially given this is our first time running this event…

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Dicky Beach Holiday Park named in state’s top 10 family destinations

[Video] Dicky Beach Family Holiday Park has been named in Queensland’s Top 10 family holiday destinations.

The Sunshine Coast Council-managed park was voted in by Holiday with Kids’ readers, a travel magazine distributed to travel agents across Australia and on Qantas flights.

Holidays with Kids has more than 600,000 readers and…

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New Red Rose Launched in Memory of Daniel Morcombe

New Red Rose Launched in Memory of Daniel Morcombe #sunshinecoast

Daniel Knight (owner Kight's Roses) with Bruce and Denise Morcombe at today's announcement.

Daniel Knight (owner Kight’s Roses) with Bruce and Denise Morcombe at today’s announcement.

A unique ‘red’ rose symbolising the colour of murder victim Daniel Morcombe’s T-shirt the day he disappeared will be unveiled this morning to help raise funds to ‘keep kids safe’.

The ‘Daniel Morcombe Rose’ will be launched by South Australian rose wholesaler Knight’s Roses, together with Daniel’s…

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Win a Monster Truck Family Pass or Prize Pack

Win a Monster Truck Family Pass or Prize Pack

patfeatherbySix of the Nation’s greatest monster trucks will contest the official Qld Racing and USA style Monster freestyle championships that will see USA legend and founder of all monster trucks BIGFOOT USA driven by multi world champ RICK Long from St Louis Missouri take on Australia’s best including multiple champion Outback Thunda who will have just returned from the Dubai World Extreme Monster…

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Media alert: Dicky Beach named in the state’s top 10 family destinations

Media alert: Dicky Beach named in the state’s top 10 family destinations

On 8 April 2014 15:29, Mailbox SCRC Media Info -(No reply Email) <mediainfo> wrote:

Media Invite / Photo Opportunity

What: Dicky Beach Holiday Park has been named in the State’s Top 10 family holiday destinations

When: Wednesday, April 9, at 9am

Where: Dicky Beach Family Holiday Park, Beerburrum St, Dicky Beach

Who: Division 2 Councillor Tim Dwyer and park managers Peter and Marie Seggers

Marie…

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Get Close to Sharks with New Shark Snorkel Adventure

[Video] Ever wanted to get up close and personal with sharks, rays and large marine life but couldn’t bring yourself to do the whole scuba-dive thing?

This new experience from Sealife Mooloolaba UnderWater World could just be for you.

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Mal Brough Hosts Federal Health Minister on #sunshinecoast University Hospital Visit

This morning, 7 April the Member for Fisher the Hon. Mal Brough MP hosted the Federal Minister for Health, the Hon.