February 2017

Published a story 23rd Feb 2017 7:24 AM

MORE shops, cafes, and restaurants could be open on Sundays if the Fair Work Commission cuts penalty rates.

Time to axe Sunday penalty rates?

MORE shops, cafes, and restaurants could be open on Sundays if the Fair Work Commission cuts penalty rates.

Published a story 22nd Feb 2017 2:15 PM

FORMER Premier Mike Ahern has angrily rejected a bid by Bob Katter to overturn an historic decision which saw a supreme court judge thrown off the bench

Ahern slams bid by Bob Katter on Angelo Vasta

FORMER Premier Mike Ahern has angrily rejected a bid by Bob Katter to overturn an historic decision which saw a supreme court judge thrown off the bench

Published a story 21st Feb 2017 1:57 PM

SHOOTING and editing good 360 degree photos and videos is a lot harder than watching them on Facebook or YouTube.

Nikon KeyMission review: Shooting 360 no walk in park

SHOOTING and editing good 360 degree photos and videos is a lot harder than watching them on Facebook or YouTube.

Published a story 20th Feb 2017 9:53 AM

EDUCATION authorities and teachers hate them – the annual OP scores table.

OP scores tables: Why teachers, authorities hate them

EDUCATION authorities and teachers hate them – the annual OP scores table.

Commented on a story 14th Feb 2017 8:53 AM

We don’t allow those commenting to abuse one another. But day after day, some people just don’t seem to get the message.

Bullying no part of healthy online debate

"No. You can flag comments that don't meet our guidelines."

Published a story 13th Feb 2017 9:46 AM

We don’t allow those commenting to abuse one another. But day after day, some people just don’t seem to get the message.

Bullying no part of healthy online debate

We don’t allow those commenting to abuse one another. But day after day, some people just don’t seem to get the message.

Published a story 3rd Feb 2017 7:16 AM

Coming from the Sunshine Coast, I’m no stranger to beautiful beaches and spectacular sunrises.
But you guys really know how to turn it on.

Coffs, you're just magic in the morning

Coming from the Sunshine Coast, I’m no stranger to beautiful beaches and spectacular sunrises. But you guys really know how to turn it on.

January 2017

Published a story 24th Jan 2017 4:33 PM

WHEN it comes to watches, big is beautiful and Samsung’s Gear S3 Frontier is certainly that.

Gear S3 Frontier: Big really is beautiful

WHEN it comes to watches, big is beautiful and Samsung’s Gear S3 Frontier is certainly that.

Published a story 24th Jan 2017 3:16 PM

JOSHUA Smith grew up on a farm. He knows too well the cruel cycles of drought and flood, the blood, sweat, tears and now technology that goes into the land.

Art from the sky: Why our farmers should be proud

JOSHUA Smith grew up on a farm. He knows too well the cruel cycles of drought and flood, the blood, sweat, tears and now technology that goes into the land.

Published a story 23rd Jan 2017 2:38 PM

NIKON’S D5600 camera offers superb image quality, fast autofocus, is comfortable to handle and has the advantage of a touchscreen interface.

Nikon D5600 v Nikon D5500: Which should I buy?

NIKON’S D5600 camera offers superb image quality, fast autofocus, is comfortable to handle and has the advantage of a touchscreen interface.

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Mark Furler is APN Australian Regional Media’s group digital editor. He’s an award-winning journalist who has lived and worked on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast for more than 25 years. He’s passionate about fighting for a better go for locals. His awards include APN Editor of the Year, and involvement in three PANPA Newspaper of the Year wins for the Sunshine Coast Daily.