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Late start, but Lane soon finds form at Noosa

A day before the Noosa Legends Pro-Am last week Brisbane golfer Nigel Lane wasn’t even in the field – surprising, perhaps, because he was...

Mono is the para surf GOAT

When it comes to para surfing, there is only one person who can be given the title GOAT (greatest of all time), and that’s...

Remembering the Santa swell

Apropos of nothing, a friend asked me the other day if I remembered the Christmas Day swell of 2011. Well, how could you forget...

New era for Sunshine Coast Lightning

The University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) and the Melbourne Storm Group (owners of the Melbourne Storm Rugby League Club) have announced details of...

Surfing’s great survivor

A couple of weeks back on the island of Oahu a 71-year-old homeless man was rushed to hospital after being savagely beaten in Ala...

Pain no longer an issue for Gary

Golf has always played a big part in Gary Wood’s life. He once managed Twin Waters’ golf operations alongside Adam Scott’s dad Phil and Noosa...

Katja is USC’s top athlete for 2021

Triple Paralympic bronze medallist Katja Dedekind of Sippy Downs has been named the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Sportsperson of the Year for 2021. Dedekind,...

Top honour for USC outdoor education academic

University of the Sunshine Coast academic Dr Glyn Thomas has received a national award in recognition of his efforts over almost 30 years of...

Shyla shows style

If you looked at Shyla Singh’s scorecard, you could be forgiven for thinking Noosa Springs is a pretty easy course to play. Of course...

It’s the feel-good awards

Many of Noosa’s established and rising surf legends will be honoured at the Noosa World Surfing Reserve’s first annual Community Surfing Awards this weekend,...

Basketball boys take the crown

Good Shepherd Lutheran College topped the Sunshine Coast Secondary Schools Basketball Association Competition’s Intermediate A Division with a 63 – 47 grand final win...

Dick Whittington finds his fortune in Noosa

Dick Whittington, a globe-trotting former mining executive who struck it rich when he settled in Noosa three years ago, scored his first par at...

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Farewell to one who served

When we live in a time of crises, there are always lessons that we can learn. In our present situation there is definitely...