July 2020

Published a story 7th Jul 2020 5:47 PM

There may still be an opportunity to experience the magic of Woodfordia despite Australia’s biggest music and culture festival looking unlikely this year.

What’s next for Woodford as festival looks ‘unlikely’

There may still be an opportunity to experience the magic of Woodfordia despite Australia’s biggest music and culture festival looking unlikely this year.

Published a story 7th Jul 2020 2:17 PM

EPIC VIEWS: A home with a grand slam championship worthy tennis court, formerly owned by a world number one player, could be yours for a cool $5.15 million.

Property with grand slam worthy court on the market

EPIC VIEWS: A home with a grand slam championship worthy tennis court, formerly owned by a world number one player, could be yours for a cool $5.15 million.

Published a story 6th Jul 2020 5:19 PM

Less than one per cent of the submissions made in response to a dog breeding and boarding facility have been published online after the council was inundated with emails and letters.

Council inundated with submissions on breeding facility

Less than one per cent of the submissions made in response to a dog breeding and boarding facility have been published online after the council was inundated with emails and letters.

Published a story 6th Jul 2020 2:48 PM

The Coast has long been a hot spot for celebs looking for a beachfront or hinterland getaway, with many buyers splashing millions on impressive pads.

Lifestyles of the rich and famous: Celeb-owned homes

The Coast has long been a hot spot for celebs looking for a beachfront or hinterland getaway, with many buyers splashing millions on impressive pads.

Published a story 6th Jul 2020 11:32 AM

Organisers of Australia’s largest garden expo have made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s event at Nambour Showgrounds.

Dreams uprooted: Huge Coast garden expo canned

Organisers of Australia’s largest garden expo have made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s event at Nambour Showgrounds.

Published a story 3rd Jul 2020 3:37 PM

Investment in conservation and land management could provide work for thousands of people on the Coast hit hard by COVID-19, according to a new report.

The stimulus package that could boost Coast jobs

Investment in conservation and land management could provide work for thousands of people on the Coast hit hard by COVID-19, according to a new report.

Published a story 3rd Jul 2020 1:21 PM

Residents protesting the Sunshine Coast Airport’s new flight path are more determined than ever after a report labelled consultation on the matter was “confusing”.

‘Damning’ report fuels calls for alternative flight path

Residents protesting the Sunshine Coast Airport’s new flight path are more determined than ever after a report labelled consultation on the matter was “confusing”.

Published a story 3rd Jul 2020 9:36 AM

The luxury Sunshine Beach seven-bedroom home sold for $17 million in May, but the buyers’ identity has been unknown until now.

Former PM revealed as buyer of Sunshine Beach mansion

The luxury Sunshine Beach seven-bedroom home sold for $17 million in May, but the buyers’ identity has been unknown until now.

Published a story 2nd Jul 2020 3:57 PM

More than a dozen former Sunshine Plaza security guards are in line to receive redundancy payouts, more than six years after losing their jobs.

Win for Plaza security guards in redundancy dispute

More than a dozen former Sunshine Plaza security guards are in line to receive redundancy payouts, more than six years after losing their jobs.

Published a story 2nd Jul 2020 2:39 PM

Sunshine Coast pubs which have had queues of people out the doors can from tomorrow welcome more patrons inside venues, and allow bar service.

Bar service, increased capacity: Pubs welcome new rules

Sunshine Coast pubs which have had queues of people out the doors can from tomorrow welcome more patrons inside venues, and allow bar service.

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Tegan Annett has been a journalist at the Gladstone Observer since 2012. She started as a cadet reporter, while studying at CQUniversity. A Tannum Sands resident since 2005, this year she took on the role as deputy editor.