Council reject Coles Beerwah location


By Greg Brown

SUNSHINE Coast Council has unanimously supported the refusal of three applications for a Coles supermarket, a McDonald’s and a new petrol station to be built in the industrial part of…

Upgrade to include traffic lights for the zoo


An extra $6 million has been allocated for the safety improvement upgrade of Steve Irwin Way between Beerwah and Landsborough, to fund new traffic lights at the Fraser Road Australia…

Kabaret of Secrets


‘Secrets’, the intriguing new production featuring the Maleny Players, promises to be an entertaining and emotionally captivating ‘kabaret’ featuring a collage of music, humour, drama, the human voice and movement.…

Future of Coles development decided this Thursday


By Greg Brown

THE controversial plans for a new major retail precinct on industrial zoned land on the outskirts of Beerwah could be dead in the water, according to a report going before…

Beerwah CBD retail expansion approved


THE expansion of the Beerwah Marketplace and Village shopping precinct (where Woolworths, Fresh & Save and KHub are located) has been given the green light by Council. Village Fair Investments…

Peachester community forum


By Sonia Isaacs Clark

FOLLOWING concerns about recent home invasions around the Peachester area, local resident and Celebrate Glasshouse Country president Judy Tomlison organised a community information forum, which was held on Saturday, July…

Heart Spaced Grief Garden progressing


TYING Up Loose Ends (TULE) recently hosted a light-hearted fundraising evening for the Heart Spaced Grief Garden project. The comedy and music night, called Doing Death Differently, was held at…

Goannas welcomed during Indigenous Round


Throughout Queensland, football clubs recently held an Indigenous round to celebrate NAIDOC week to acknowledge the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Football Queensland CEO…

Police Beat


with Senior Constable Susan Lowndes - Beerwah Police Station

Coffee with a Copper We have had great feedback from our recent Coffee with a Copper events. After our first effort at Beerwah was delayed due to COVID restrictions we…

Pride of Workmanship nominations close soon


IF you are a Maleny business operator, organisation or member of the public, and have an employee or know an individual, local supplier or volunteer who deserves recognition for their…

Book a real winner


STONY Creek resident, author and regular radio contributor John Lynn, a passionate advocate for promoting more sustainable habits and energy efficient practices, especially when it comes to energy efficiency in…

Landsborough Hotel


by Lea Parkes

THE GC&M News team headed out of the office for lunch this week to farewell the lovely Jen, who is heading off on maternity leave. Always happy to mix business…