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Coast in line for post-Christmas cool change

THE Sunshine Coast looks likely to dodge the storms and showers expected further south into this evening ensuring a perfect finish to a Christmas Day that has seen temperatures hit 31 degrees at Maroochydore.Sunshine Coast beaches and waterfront parks were packed with families taking advantage of the perfect start to Christmas Day but the roads otherwise have been quiet.

Dream Coast home up for grabs in lottery

A DREAM home with water frontage is the latest charity prize home up for grabs on the Coast.Lottery sales manager Kirsty Moore said customers loved the lifestyle of the Sunshine Coast, which was why the charity repeatedly chose to offer prize homes in the region.

K-Pop star’s shattering note | Sunshine Coast Daily

EARLIER this week, news broke that South Korean pop star Kim Jonghyun had taken his own life.A note, believed to be written by Jonghyun, was posted on Instagram by his friend and fellow pop star Nine after his death.

Real Housewives star arrested | Sunshine Coast Daily

The Real Housewives of New York star was arrested in Palm Beach, Florida in the early hours of Sunday, according to WPTV and the Palm Beach Post.Reports say the reality star, 52, was arrested for disorderly intoxication, battery of an officer, resisting arrest and making threats against a public servant, reports the New York Post.

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS MAP: Best displays on Coast

And if you're looking for some of the best Christmas lights on the Coast then we've got you sorted.The Sunshine Coast Daily has 36 houses for you to check out and then vote for your favourite.

Footage shows heavy impact at Coast intersection

Emergency services were called to the intersection of Gloucester Road and King Street in Buderim on Monday after two cars were involved in a crash.Police said at the time a driver of one of the vehicles involved had failed to give way.

Storms a chance of rolling over Coast

THUNDERSTORMS building in western Queensland could reach the Sunshine Coast later this evening.Bureau of Meteorology meteorologist Aditi Sharan said there was a chance thunderstorms could reach the Coast.

It's always been a time of caring on the Coast

IT IS Christmas time once again - a time of celebration and family gatherings for many, but times can be tough and not everyone has a "festive” season.Today we step back in time and read how residents and early visitors celebrated Christmas and their holidays on the Sunshine Coast.

It's always been a time of caring on the Coast

IT IS Christmas time once again - a time of celebration and family gatherings for many, but times can be tough and not everyone has a "festive” season.Today we step back in time and read how residents and early visitors celebrated Christmas and their holidays on the Sunshine Coast.

The Sunshine Coast's $250,000 Christmas gift

JUST in time for Christmas, the Sunshine Coast has been given a $250,000 boost thanks to the last cruise ship of the year.P&O's Pacific Jewel moored off Mooloolaba yesterday morning with many of the passengers heading to the cruise ship markets before making their way to the esplanade.

Plenty of golfing action on the Sunshine Coast

Burns, who played 62 events throughout the year - the second most of any golfer - earned prizemoney of $68,978.He held off a fast-charging Peter Senior ($68,310) and last year's winner Tim Elliott, of NSW ($68,103).

By the numbers: How much the Coast is set to chew through

Mooloolaba Fish Market manager Kristian Penny gave an insight into the mouth and eye-watering scale of sales about to begin.Mr Penny said the prawns were "good value this year” with large prawns under $40 per kilogram and medium prawns less than $30 per kilogram.

Coast teen's star-filled surf film to launch career

IT'S A 16-minute snapshot of surfing nirvana which is hoped will launch the career of one of the Coast's rising stars of surf filmmaking.Alexandra Headland 18-year-old Tai Jennison's first independent surf film Bloom went online earlier this month, having enjoyed a stellar debut at this year's Sunshine Coast Surf Film Festival.

Coast pany closes days before Christmas

AN ESTABLISHED Coast company has been wound up just days before Christmas.DT & WM Bodkin Pty Ltd, trading as Signarama Sunshine Coast South, went into liquidation on Thursday.

Coast pany closes days before Christmas

AN ESTABLISHED Coast company has been wound up just days before Christmas.DT & WM Bodkin Pty Ltd, trading as Signarama Sunshine Coast South, went into liquidation on Thursday.

Electronics giant shifts into key new site on Coast

AN ELECTRONICS giant has snapped up a key site in Maroochydore ahead of a much-anticipated relocation.Close to the new Maroochydore CBD, the new site is about 50 per cent larger than the existing store and will allow for a greater range of products to be displayed as well as a more modern shopping experience for customers.

Brand new burger joint opening on Coast in less than an hour

COAST burger fans will be filling more than their stockings this Christmas as a brand-new burger joint opens just in time for a festive season feed.Grill'd Noosa is having its grand opening in less than an hour, launching at the site of the old Gaston Restaurant, next to the 7Eleven on world-renowned Hastings Street.