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    Budget delivers recreation improvements in Division 3
    • Thursday 24 June 2021
    A $5 million investment to progress the 75 hectare Honeyfarm Road Sport and Recreation Precinct, $550,000 to implement the Kawana Regional Aquatic Centre master plan and more than $210,000 to improve our parks and gardens are among the Sunshine Coast Council 2021/22 Budget highlights for Division 3.
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    Creating a safer, secure future in Division 2
    • Thursday 24 June 2021
    Upgrades to the Queen Street, Caloundra intersections, investments at Caloundra Aquatic Centre and Caloundra Regional Tennis Centre and construction of a ‘missing link’ in the Coastal Pathway at Dicky Beach, are among the Sunshine Coast Council 2021/22 Budget highlights for Division 2.
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    A safer, secure future for our community in focus in Council Budget
    • Thursday 24 June 2021
    Creating a safer, secure future for our community with an emphasis on support and local recovery from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic is at the heart of Sunshine Coast Council’s $816 million 2021/22 Budget.
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    $816m budget helps create a safer, secure future on the Sunshine Coast
    • Thursday 24 June 2021
    Creating a safer, secure future for our community remains sharply in focus with Sunshine Coast Council endorsing its $816 million budget for 2021/22.
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    Virtual Bankfoot wins national museum award
    • Thursday 10 June 2021
    Sunshine Coast Council took out the 2021 Museums and Galleries Association Award for ‘Interpretation, Learning & Audience Engagement’ in Canberra last night (9 June) for its First Nations’ digital experience at Bankfoot House.
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    It’s time to Create your Caloundra
    • Friday 28 May 2021
    Can you envision strolling through Caloundra’s new town-square designed to meet the ‘City of beaches’ lifestyle with plenty of green space entwined with shady trees, picnic areas and by twilight it turns into a creative oasis?
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    Giving thanks to active volunteers this National Volunteer Week
    • Monday 17 May 2021
    Volunteers across the Sunshine Coast are bucking national trends and staying active despite national numbers on the decline according to research by Volunteering Australia.
  • Allure of the beach
    Life’s a beach and don’t we love it!
    • Friday 14 May 2021
    In a celebration of Australia’s love of the ocean, Caloundra Regional Gallery’s latest exhibition Coastal Connections: beach culture past to present explores how beach culture is embedded in our nation’s identity, shaping our lifestyle, fashion and art. The exhibition is on show 7 May to 20 June.
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    First Nations heritage and digital era unite at symposium
    • Thursday 29 April 2021
    Two new unique immersive and interactive experiences were launched today at the Bankfoot House Heritage Precinct, during Sunshine Coast Council’s 2021 Heritage Symposium.
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    Backward Glance: Commemoration of the Air Force 100 years – Our local flying heroes
    • Friday 23 April 2021
    James 'Jim' Hocking was born in Nambour as the second child of William and Eva Hocking's five children. When war was declared in 1939, three Hocking boys were ready to sign up.