March 2020

Published a story 29th Mar 2020 2:48 PM

Parents searching for answers to keeping their children stress free through a crisis are being offered tools to help that may also ease their own strain.

Lessons all parents can learn: How to create calmer kids

Parents searching for answers to keeping their children stress free through a crisis are being offered tools to help that may also ease their own strain.

Published a story 29th Mar 2020 11:17 AM

Environment groups and residents have been angered by the removal of what they described as a large stand of cotton wood trees from a park at a popular beach.

Residents outraged as native trees to get the chop

Environment groups and residents have been angered by the removal of what they described as a large stand of cotton wood trees from a park at a popular beach.

Commented on a story 28th Mar 2020 3:20 PM

Now is the time for governments at all levels to re-engage with communities and to put people first, argues Bill Hoffman.

Why compassion must drive our coronavirus response

"Yep Killer, the medja did it."

Published a story 28th Mar 2020 2:31 PM

A veteran party insider is tipping a tight race to replace Deputy Mayor Tim Dwyer, while named the odds he was prepared to take for Thompson to topple Jamieson.

Political insider tips tight race to replace Deputy Mayor

A veteran party insider is tipping a tight race to replace Deputy Mayor Tim Dwyer, while named the odds he was prepared to take for Thompson to topple Jamieson.

Published a story 27th Mar 2020 4:54 PM

The number who have voted early in Sunshine Coast Council elections is simply staggering.

Poll shock: just how many have voted early

The number who have voted early in Sunshine Coast Council elections is simply staggering.

Published a story 27th Mar 2020 12:14 PM

Sunshine Coast Environment Council has called on new councillors to protect and enhance region’s natural assets

Election-eve plea to successful candidates: preserve our assets

Sunshine Coast Environment Council has called on new councillors to protect and enhance region’s natural assets

Published a story 27th Mar 2020 10:40 AM

Now is the time for governments at all levels to re-engage with communities and to put people first, argues Bill Hoffman.

Why compassion must drive our coronavirus response

Now is the time for governments at all levels to re-engage with communities and to put people first, argues Bill Hoffman.

Published a story 26th Mar 2020 4:44 PM

The Bureau of Meteorology has forecast just the weather we need to encourage self-isolation

Cold, wet and windy: just what’s needed to keep us indoors

The Bureau of Meteorology has forecast just the weather we need to encourage self-isolation

Published a story 26th Mar 2020 4:44 PM

The key issues shaping the battle for each Sunshine Coast Council division are diverse, a reflection of the region.

YOU DECIDE: Key issues in every Coast division

The key issues shaping the battle for each Sunshine Coast Council division are diverse, a reflection of the region.

Published a story 26th Mar 2020 4:36 PM

People could be forgiven for forgetting there was an election on this weekend, given the global pandemic focus.

YOU DECIDE: How council election battles are shaping up

People could be forgiven for forgetting there was an election on this weekend, given the global pandemic focus.

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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.