NOOSA Mayor Noel Playford has hailed Noosa's de-amalgamation a financial winner for Shire ratepayers as a 1.3% general rate increase is announced.
THE financial bottom line for ratepayers 18 months into the de-amalgamation of Noosa from the Sunshine Coast Council sees northern ratepayers $70 better off.
ONE of the biggest hurdles in ridding Noosa River of its houseboat hulks is finding ones that are either abandoned or unseaworthy.
MOTOR racing, by definition, is about going fast and taking risks.
HOUSEBOATS and other vessels anchoring permanently on Noosa River could pay a bond of several thousand dollars to cover any damage they may do.
CENTRAL Queensland University had no knowledge its landlord was applying to accommodate future expansion of its Noosa campus.
NOOSA’S ebuses are coming and they will be carrying a message for everyone to see as they try to jump-start a public transport revolution in Queensland.
NOOSA’S financial audit shows the new council last year would have recorded more than a $3million surplus if it had not had to make redundant extra staff.
WHILE is may be paved with tourist dollar gold once it is sealed, an upgraded Dr Pages Rd is fuelling fears among Kin Kin locals that it will become a quarry haul route.
TOUGH TIMES: Underemployment and unemployment is a major concern.
What is in The Spray that Peter Gardiner uses so liberally on the sporting shonks and shysters every Thursday? Pete rants at all the sporting injustices at this world…like why can’t Darren Lockyer go back to playing fullback and why the hell did they put Eddie McGuire in charge of everything?