October 2018

Published a story 19th Oct 2018 8:56 AM

Why Australian soldiers threw themselves into raging seas this week

Why the army is using the Coast as a training ground

Why Australian soldiers threw themselves into raging seas this week

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 1:44 PM

The collapse of central Queensland building company JM Kelly Group marks a crisis point for the construction industry in the state.

Queensland's construction sector crisis explained

The collapse of central Queensland building company JM Kelly Group marks a crisis point for the construction industry in the state.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 1:32 PM

A special investigation reveals the State Government's link to a major building company that has collapsed, leaving unpaid subcontractors stranded.

JM Kelly, the State Government and the unpaid subbies

A special investigation reveals the State Government's link to a major building company that has collapsed, leaving unpaid subcontractors stranded.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 6:40 AM

Pressure is mounting on council to release both the business case for the airport runway expansion and the terms of reference for a master planning process.

Soaring pressure over airport business case

Pressure is mounting on council to release both the business case for the airport runway expansion and the terms of reference for a master planning process.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 4:28 PM

A pioneer of  modern Mooloolaba and a loyal servant to the town's business and tourism communities has died

Friends pay tribute to 'Mr Mooloolaba'

A pioneer of modern Mooloolaba and a loyal servant to the town's business and tourism communities has died

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 9:50 AM

Wild weather conditions continue to pound the Sunshine Coast with thunderstorms and powerful surf through to next week.

Powerful surf, storms and lightning warning for boaties

Wild weather conditions continue to pound the Sunshine Coast with thunderstorms and powerful surf through to next week.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 5:32 PM

This surfing story was forged by the competitive fire of a lawn bowls legend

Surf book launch a boost for Coast charity

This surfing story was forged by the competitive fire of a lawn bowls legend

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 5:04 PM

Servicemen pushed to the limit during exercises in wild surf

Missing patrol boat, wild seas keep lifeguards busy

Servicemen pushed to the limit during exercises in wild surf

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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.