February 2019

Published a story 21st Feb 2019 3:59 PM

Tourism centre braces for storm surge impacts as Oma swell continues to rise

Storm surge strips beach and may flood Noosa's iconic street

Tourism centre braces for storm surge impacts as Oma swell continues to rise

Published a story 21st Feb 2019 12:29 PM

The Sunshine Coast beaches vulnerable to Cyclone Oma's power

Coast beaches now in firing line

The Sunshine Coast beaches vulnerable to Cyclone Oma's power

Published a story 21st Feb 2019 11:35 AM

Storm surge set to cause significant beach erosion across Sunshine Coast.

Oma cranks up swell power as erosion threat grows

Storm surge set to cause significant beach erosion across Sunshine Coast.

Published a story 21st Feb 2019 6:19 AM

Latest mapping shows Cyclone Oma may take an unexpected turn

Oma edges closer to Queensland coast as seas rise

Latest mapping shows Cyclone Oma may take an unexpected turn

Published a story 20th Feb 2019 6:10 PM

Federal MP, councillor revealed what went on inside controversial meeting

MP caught in middle of development furore

Federal MP, councillor revealed what went on inside controversial meeting

Published a story 20th Feb 2019 5:33 PM

Neighbour tells council they want no part of controversial developer's concept

Angry property owner slams Badderam plan

Neighbour tells council they want no part of controversial developer's concept

Published a story 20th Feb 2019 10:49 AM

As Cyclone Oma bears down on Queensland's southeast coast, forecasters warn of extreme weather to come with damaging winds and 500mm of rain.

Cyclone Oma to wreak havoc with 500mm of rain, 90km/h winds

As Cyclone Oma bears down on Queensland's southeast coast, forecasters warn of extreme weather to come with damaging winds and 500mm of rain.

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 12:39 PM

Concerns for public safety has seen police back closure of this road.

Police back Ocean Street precinct road closure

Concerns for public safety has seen police back closure of this road.

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 12:24 PM

As doubt remains over Oma, authorities are urging home owners to prepare now

SES urges Sunshine Coast to prepare now

As doubt remains over Oma, authorities are urging home owners to prepare now

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 10:43 AM

The Bureau of Meteorology has gone on 24-hour watches with all hands on deck as Cyclone Oma threatens wilds seas, 500mm of rain.

Authorities on full alert as Cyclone Oma's threat grows

The Bureau of Meteorology has gone on 24-hour watches with all hands on deck as Cyclone Oma threatens wilds seas, 500mm of rain.

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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.