August 2020

Published a story 13th Aug 2020 1:52 PM

Few things slip past the keen eyes of Noosa’s Peter Diamond after six decades in the unforgiving business of top-level swim coaching.

Peter is no rough Diamond, just a gem of a coach

Few things slip past the keen eyes of Noosa’s Peter Diamond after six decades in the unforgiving business of top-level swim coaching.

Published a story 13th Aug 2020 11:11 AM

A groundbreaking app has been developed to offer equity for unit owners when it comes to paying their water bills.

FAIR GO: New app cuts out water bill rip-off

A groundbreaking app has been developed to offer equity for unit owners when it comes to paying their water bills.

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 4:31 PM

More than 2000 properties in Noosa could be impacted by major storm tide events and 120 homes are at risk from severe erosion, a report has warned.

Climate assault: Noosa areas in the firing line

More than 2000 properties in Noosa could be impacted by major storm tide events and 120 homes are at risk from severe erosion, a report has warned.

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 2:59 PM

Support’s growing for a private wave pool on Noosa’s North Shore, with a surfing councillor on board, but a battle looms.

Support swells for North Shore wave pool

Support’s growing for a private wave pool on Noosa’s North Shore, with a surfing councillor on board, but a battle looms.

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 2:21 PM

Noosa Library Service is launching a service where rather than borrowing books, it's a catalogue of seeds up for selection.

Shoot! Noosa’s library service is going to seed

Noosa Library Service is launching a service where rather than borrowing books, it's a catalogue of seeds up for selection.

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 10:54 AM

A Peregian Springs mum had sniffily kids in tow at a COVID-19 testing station where there's been a constant stream of concerned residents.

'I hope it’s the flu’: Mum's COVID fears for kids

A Peregian Springs mum had sniffily kids in tow at a COVID-19 testing station where there's been a constant stream of concerned residents.

Published a story 11th Aug 2020 5:37 PM

A belly dancing instructor and a fire-twirling ecologist hope their $600K budget can get them the green escape of which they dream.

Fire in belly for $600K dream green escape

A belly dancing instructor and a fire-twirling ecologist hope their $600K budget can get them the green escape of which they dream.

Published a story 11th Aug 2020 2:58 PM

Tourism operators are joining forces to ensure the region’s most pristine areas are kept clean.

Turning the tide on plastic in paradise

Tourism operators are joining forces to ensure the region’s most pristine areas are kept clean.

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What is in The Spray that Peter Gardiner uses so liberally on the sporting shonks and shysters every Thursday? Pete rants at all the sporting injustices at this world…like why can’t Darren Lockyer go back to playing fullback and why the hell did they put Eddie McGuire in charge of everything?