August 2020

Published a story 6th Aug 2020 3:04 PM

Police and firefighters are looking into why two fires have started at a large Sunshine Coast showroom in the past six months.

Why fires keep starting at major Coast showroom

Police and firefighters are looking into why two fires have started at a large Sunshine Coast showroom in the past six months.

Published a story 6th Aug 2020 7:38 AM

Cafe trash is being turned into permaculture treasure in a new program making the most of the Sunshine Coast’s food waste.

Waste not, compost more with food scrap program

Cafe trash is being turned into permaculture treasure in a new program making the most of the Sunshine Coast’s food waste.

Published a story 5th Aug 2020 7:18 PM

Firefighters and police have responded to a building fire in a Sunshine Coast industrial estate.

‘Inflatable tube man’ fire sparks emergency response

Firefighters and police have responded to a building fire in a Sunshine Coast industrial estate.

Published a story 5th Aug 2020 1:34 PM

Police are on their way to help at the scene of a car rollover on the Sunshine Coast.

Car overturns into roadside ditch

Police are on their way to help at the scene of a car rollover on the Sunshine Coast.

Published a story 4th Aug 2020 2:33 PM

Fairfax MP Ted O’Brien has blasted Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk over information about a traveller who was infectious with COVID-19 when he flew to the Sunshine Coast.

Ted blasts Premier for ‘wrong’ info on COVID-19 blow in

Fairfax MP Ted O’Brien has blasted Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk over information about a traveller who was infectious with COVID-19 when he flew to the Sunshine Coast.

Published a story 2nd Aug 2020 5:04 PM

A large crowd has settled in for an afternoon of first class footy as the Melbourne Storm host the Newcastle Knights at Sunshine Coast Stadium.

Crowd packs in for afternoon of top class footy

A large crowd has settled in for an afternoon of first class footy as the Melbourne Storm host the Newcastle Knights at Sunshine Coast Stadium.

Published a story 2nd Aug 2020 3:23 PM

Police have arrested an 18-year-old man and charged him with unlawful wounding after a man was stabbed in a Sunshine Coast street.

Police arrest teenager over suburban stabbing

Police have arrested an 18-year-old man and charged him with unlawful wounding after a man was stabbed in a Sunshine Coast street.

Published a story 2nd Aug 2020 3:16 PM

Racing stewards have scratched a thoroughbred horse that was set to run on the Sunshine Coast today after a raid on a stable this morning.

Horse scratched from Coast races after stable raid

Racing stewards have scratched a thoroughbred horse that was set to run on the Sunshine Coast today after a raid on a stable this morning.

Published a story 2nd Aug 2020 12:30 PM

A witness to a wild suburban street brawl has described how his best mate was “in and out of it” after being stabbed in the chest.

STAB WITNESS: ‘He was laying on the road, it was frantic’

A witness to a wild suburban street brawl has described how his best mate was “in and out of it” after being stabbed in the chest.

Published a story 2nd Aug 2020 9:52 AM

A man was charged with a public nuisance offence after paramedics were called to an incident in Alexandra Headland this morning.

Man sustains head injury in early morning fight

A man was charged with a public nuisance offence after paramedics were called to an incident in Alexandra Headland this morning.

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Stuart studied journalism at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba. He worked briefly at Central Queensland News and Warwick Daily News. He has worked as a reporter at The Chronicle since July 2009.