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  • Bankfoot House
    Step back in time these holidays
    • Thursday 11 January 2018
    Whether you have lived here for your entire life, a few years, a week or you’re just visiting, exploring the rich heritage of the Sunshine Coast is a wonderful experience.
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    Backward Glance - Looking forward, looking back
    • Wednesday 10 January 2018
    Memories of holiday times spent here on the Sunshine Coast bring families back year after year.
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    Backward Glance: Our beautiful waterways – the Sunshine Coast has so much for you to enjoy
    • Wednesday 03 January 2018
    If you enjoy canoeing or kayaking, the waterways throughout the Sunshine Coast region are there for all to explore and enjoy today, just as locals and visitors have done for many years.
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    Backward Glance: Auld Lang Syne – memories old and new
    • Friday 29 December 2017
    It’s that time when we come together to celebrate and remember the past year and look forward to the future and what the New Year will bring.
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    When a community cares – Merry Christmas
    • Wednesday 20 December 2017
    It is Christmas time once again. A time of celebration and family gatherings for many, but times can be tough and not everyone has a “festive” season.
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    Backward Glance: Work breaks, no school and bare feet – it’s the holiday season
    • Wednesday 13 December 2017
    School holidays are here once more and friends and families will be visiting us to celebrate this special season here on the Sunshine Coast.
  • State of our Region 2017
    State of our Region: 2017 a landmark year for Sunshine Coast
    • Friday 08 December 2017
    Mayor Mark Jamieson has described 2017 as a landmark year for the Sunshine Coast thanks to the significant progress that has been made delivering economic, environment and community initiatives.
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    Council’s heritage and art collections commended
    • Friday 08 December 2017
    Two of council’s prized heritage and art collections have been recognised by Museums and Galleries Queensland at a special event in Caloundra.
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    Backward Glance: Let’s dance, dance, dance
    • Wednesday 06 December 2017
    The early community halls and clubs played a large part in the Sunshine Coast’s social development. Many of the Sunshine Coast’s older halls remain almost unchanged since they were built and are a testimony to our pioneers. During the early 1960s, the halls and other venues came alive to the sound of a special band known as the Blue Hawaiians.
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    Backward Glance: Decembeard – Beards
    • Wednesday 29 November 2017
    Beards are enjoying widespread popularity with a renewed surge to prominence among Australian men. The Sunshine Coast has had its fair share of beard growers over the years and this week we look back at the beards of days gone by.