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The Sunshine Coast DailyWarriors deny Gillett offerThe Sunshine Coast DailyWARRIORS coach Andrew McFadden denies Broncos back-rower Matt Gillett is on their radar and says the club are being used as a bargaining tool by Australian- based NRL players. Gillett (pictured) is off contract at the end of the year and implied he was ...and more [...]
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Johnny Depp 'deeply respects' Amber HeardThe Sunshine Coast DailyThe 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star has sent the first lot of instalments of the $7 million to Amber's chosen charities, the Children's Hospital of Los Angeles and the American Civil Liberties Union. A spokesperson for Depp told TMZ: "Following Amber ...and more [...]
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Hiker left hung out in hut after deathThe Sunshine Coast DailyPolice are now trying to trace the movements of a Czech tramper - and her partner's - who waited a month at a remote South Island hut following his death. Officers have been asking around some of the hotels, camping grounds and backpacking hostels if ...and more [...]
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The Sunshine Coast DailyMaid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'The Sunshine Coast DailyA Filipino maid has reportedly died in Saudi Arabia after seeing her alleged rapist in the hospital where she was confined. Imra Edloy, 35, was rushed to King Salman Hospital in Riyadh on 13 August with severe injuries suspected to be from sexual assault.and more [...]
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The Sunshine Coast DailyKey Lighthouses stave off surgery for tilt at first titleThe Sunshine Coast DailyKey Lighthouses players have toiled through the back-half of the local A-grade campaign and now they've got a shot at toppling unbeaten Noosa in a major semi-final at Sunshine Beach on Saturday (3.15pm). "At this time of the year everyone is playing ... [...]
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The Sunshine Coast DailyThe true cost of 60 Minutes debacle revealedThe Sunshine Coast DailyTHE true cost of 60 Minutes' infamous Lebanon debacle has been revealed and it's an eye-watering legal bill that would make even the hardest charging silk tied barrister blush. In it's end of financial year report, released today the company reported ...and more [...]
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'Magnificent' shark mystery at NoosaThe Sunshine Coast DailyShark Control Program manager Jeff Krause says there were signs of a shark caught on a drum line off Granite Bay at Noosa on Tuesday but there was no sign of the massive tiger shark upon inspection. "The Shark Control Program received a report about a ...and more [...]
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The Sunshine Coast DailyThe 16-year-old that's turning heads in Coast nightclubsThe Sunshine Coast DailyHE'S not even legally allowed in yet, but Ben Whitty is making a name for himself at Coast nightclubs. The 16-year-old is the resident DJ at Level 2 Nightclub at Sunshine Plaza and has been producing and playing his music for club-goers since he was ... [...]
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The Sunshine Coast DailyRich Coast arts scene had roots in hippie movementThe Sunshine Coast DailyOther names of national note include Bribie painter and hermit Ian Fairweather, landscape artist Hal Barton, who moved to the Sunshine Coast in the 1970s, and Greg Postle, whose extraordinarily detailed paintings of birds are in collections all over ... [...]
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myPolice (press release) (blog)Operation Reduce stops defective vehiclesmyPolice (press release) (blog)Sippy Downs and Maroochydore Police coordinated Operation Reduce involving officers from Sunshine Coast Traffic Branch, Tactical Crime, State Traffic Task Force, Roadside Drug Testing Unit and members from the Maroochydore and Sippy Downs Police. [...]
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The Sunshine Coast DailyReady for some bass-tastic weekend news?The Sunshine Coast DailyLOCAL anglers will be pumping their fists after the Lake Borumba boat ramp's $410,000 makeover was completed in time for this weekend's Basstastic Bass Fishing tournament. The joint initiative between Seqwater and the Department of National Parks, ...New and improved Lake Borumba boat ramp opensMy Sunshine Coast (press release)all 2 news articles [...]
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The Sunshine Coast DailyBritney Spears 'almost drowned' in HawaiiThe Sunshine Coast DailyThe 'Make Me' hitmaker was enjoying the beautiful sea in Hawaii when she found herself unable to breathe after being dragged under huge "six-foot waves". Recalling the scary event, she said: "I went out and I thought it was like a wave pool, and I was ...and more [...]
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The Sunshine Coast Daily"Second Earth" discovered, just beyond our solar systemThe Sunshine Coast DailyA ROCKY planet that might have aliens on it has been found, close enough that we could travel there. The new world is just slightly bigger than Earth and sits about four light years away, orbiting Proxima Centauri. That star is the nearest one to our ...and more [...]
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My Sunshine Coast (press release)USC offers new degree for outdoor enthusiastsMy Sunshine Coast (press release)A new degree starting at the University of the Sunshine Coast in 2017 will enable students to turn their passion for the outdoors and an active lifestyle into a career. USC's new Bachelor of Recreation and Outdoor Environmental Studies will equip ... [...]
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Brisbane TimesWoman dies after being thrown from car in Sunshine Coast crashBrisbane TimesA Queensland woman has died following a collision which pushed her car into oncoming traffic on the Sunshine Coast. The woman was driving north on Eumundi Noosa Road in Eumundi about 5.30pm on Wednesday evening, police say, when she either ...Woman 'ejected' from car in fatal Sunshine Coast crashNoosa NewsFatal traffic crash, EumundiMy Sunshine Coast (press release)QLD woman dies after being thrown from [...]
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Academic to present food security plan in CanberraMy Sunshine Coast (press release)A University of the Sunshine Coast researcher who is defending vital food crops in Laos has been invited to present at next week's annual conference of the Crawford Fund, a not-for-profit organisation that uses agricultural research to enhance ... [...]
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My Sunshine Coast (press release)X Factor and The Voice finalists lead local castMy Sunshine Coast (press release)“Their vocal abilities are truly outstanding and I have no doubt audiences will be blown away by their performances— they will bring a true star quality to this Sunshine Coast production. Their inclusion in the cast is not only wonderful for our ... [...]
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USC congratulates school team 'best in the world'My Sunshine Coast (press release)The University of the Sunshine Coast is celebrating with a team of outstanding Pine Rivers State High School students who won an innovative global competition that encourages young people to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths ... [...]
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The Sunshine Coast Daily70000 daffodils arrive ahead of 30-year celebrationsThe Sunshine Coast DailyMORE than 70,000 daffodils have arrived on the Sunshine Coast ahead of Daffodil Day on Friday and Esther Attewell was there to meet them. Daffodil Day is one of the Cancer Council's main fundraising events and has been running in Australia since 1986, ... [...]
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The Sunshine Coast DailyGive me back my dingy pubs and late-night shotsThe Sunshine Coast DailyThe Sunny Coast's scene is relatively unaffected - but who on the Coast doesn't rely on Brisbane for a fun time out once in a while? Its need more - not less - interesting late-night spaces. I'd personally love to see a precinct where several live ... [...]
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