February 2019

Published a story 16th Feb 2019 8:39 AM

Noosa will farewell one of its strongest stalwarts when it celebrates the life of a man who had seen it grow from a small fishing village into a tourism icon.

Coast mourns death of a colossus in stature and achievement

Noosa will farewell one of its strongest stalwarts when it celebrates the life of a man who had seen it grow from a small fishing village into a tourism icon.

Published a story 14th Feb 2019 4:31 PM

How small community groups are planning to fight development giant.

New struggle ahead for Sekisui protesters

How small community groups are planning to fight development giant.

Published a story 14th Feb 2019 2:40 PM

Sex, fists and politics: The One Nation break up that's become physical.

Who hit who first: Senator's wife stands by her man

Sex, fists and politics: The One Nation break up that's become physical.

Published a story 14th Feb 2019 11:36 AM

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk continues to dodge key questions about the State Government's deal with failed builder JM Kelly.

Tough questions Qld Premier won't answer

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk continues to dodge key questions about the State Government's deal with failed builder JM Kelly.

Published a story 14th Feb 2019 10:55 AM

A dangerous combination of forces set to ravage our beaches.

King tides and huge swell to hit Coast beaches

A dangerous combination of forces set to ravage our beaches.

Published a story 13th Feb 2019 5:22 PM

The decade-long story of fear no longer washed with Australians, advocate says

Australian people have had enough, says advocate

The decade-long story of fear no longer washed with Australians, advocate says

Published a story 13th Feb 2019 2:33 PM

Developer says it will satisfy council's flood risk concerns

Council calls on developer to answer flood worries

Developer says it will satisfy council's flood risk concerns

Published a story 13th Feb 2019 10:22 AM

The wild mix of weather that looms for the Sunshine Coast.

Heavy rain, 36C temperature peak before cool change

The wild mix of weather that looms for the Sunshine Coast.

Published a story 12th Feb 2019 4:26 PM

Spit residents celebrate pub group's decision to drop 5am trading bid

Relief as pub giant withdraws 5am licence bid

Spit residents celebrate pub group's decision to drop 5am trading bid

Published a story 12th Feb 2019 10:42 AM

BOM warns wind gusts could reach 90km/h this afternoon

Bureau warns of severe storms with 90km/h winds

BOM warns wind gusts could reach 90km/h this afternoon

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Whether taking on developers hell-bent on destroying the Coast’s natural appeal or a Prime Minister indifferent to the plight of the poor, Bill Hoffman has never been one to mince his words. Bill’s been a journalist for 32 years, 29 of those on the Coast. Love him or hate him, he'll get you blogging.