Spider webs can be your friends!


All I want for Christmas is.... TIME! I went to Townsville last weekend and did a very shameful thing, broke one of my cardinal rules, and purchased the majority of my Christmas presents off-coast :(

I am sure the people in Townsville are very nice (they were to me), but I like to spend money where possible, here in our own backyard and support our local economy.
Everything has been so chaotic in the lead up to Christmas that I had to use a 2 hour window of opportunity on a weekend break? How sad is that!

There is nothing better than cruising around the likes of the Eumundi markets or the local boutiques, waiting for something to call out to you that will be perfect for someone in particular. Not only do I feel good about spending my hard earned money to help locals, you get the bonus of a gift that you know your relatives will most likely not have seen before, like the mass produced products you get in a chain store or franchise. So all you local retailers out there this year, please accept my apologies.

We are typical of many in small business here on the Sunshine Coast, own & operate your own business, limited staff, and are... Read the rest of this article...


Real trees for a real Merry Christmas
Real trees (Monterey Pines) fresh from special 'Christmas tree farms' in Victoria will fill your home with the unforgettable smell of Christmas. Natural Christmas trees are entirely biodegradable and are often reused by tree farms or local governments... Read More

More Coast Specials:
  • Christmas at Backofen: Celebrate your Christmas with a Backofen Gingerbread House, Rockyroad Christmas Tree, Fruit Mince Pies or any of our gorgeous chocolates...
  • Absolute Last Minute Christmas Special: Last Minute Christmas Cancellation, Christmas Week Now Available - 19 - 26 December, Dog Friendly - Bring Fido with you...


Capelli on Duke
Opening night was Thursday, 10th December and we are now taking bookings for all of your end of year and Christmas celebrations. Next time you are looking for a Sunshine Coast restaurant, book a table at Capelli Foods new Gympie... read more

More Sunshine Coast Businesses:
  • Hi-Tech Drain Cleaning- "The Plumbers, that the other Plumbers use". Hi -Tech Drain Cleaning are a locally owned Sunshine Coast business with...
  • Mooloolaba Ocean Jetski Hire - The ultimate jetskiing experience in the largest and fastest open ocean area on the Sunshine Coast. Freestyle the Wave...


Holiday at 'Salty Bits' 25 The Esplanade, Sunshine Beach
With ocean views from each level, this home captures the essence of a beachside holiday. This home features soaring ceilings; timber, stone and stainless steel throughout and bi-fold doors that open up to let the seabreeze in. Watch the waves... Check it out Now.

Sunshine Coast Business for Sale:
Buderim - Iconic Buderim Café/Restaurant

Sunshine Coast Homes for Sale:
Tinbeerwah - Sustainability Plus Eco Friendly Home at Noosa



General Practitioner / GP / Medical Doctor - various locations offering DWS!
Doctors, make your change NOW and start the new year fresh! We're currently recruiting several positions in several locations. Each practice individually owned - no groups!... Read More

More Sunshine Coast Employment:


In this issue:

  • From the Editors Desk
  • Sunshine Coast Business Specials
  • Sunshine Coast Business in Focus
  • Sunshine Coast Real Estate
  • Sunshine Coast Employment
  • MSC Coast News Giveaways
  • Sunshine Coast Events
  • Sunshine Coast News
  • MSC Site News


Sunset Dinner Cruise on the River Giveaway
Noosa Cruising Restaurant is giving away a Sunset dinner cruise for two (worth $150) to one lucky
Coast News member! Toss your name into the hat for a chance... Enter Here

More Coast News Giveaways:


Coolum Fiesta
Date: Friday 11th December
Location: Coolum Beach

Both sides of Coolum's David Low Way will come alive as the town
celebrates a return to normal trading with the first ever Coolum... Read More

More Sunshine Coast Events:


Free holiday buses all set to bust traffic congestion?
All the buses on Route 600 from Caloundra to Mooloolaba and on to Maroochydore, ending at
Sunshine Plaza, will be free during the busy period from Boxing Day... Read More

More Sunshine Coast News:


Christmas Downtime Hours
The office will be 'officially' closed from 3pm on Friday the 18th of December and will re-open at 9am on Monday the 4th of January 2010. Well sort of...

We will be on a skeleton staff, but still entering data that is emailed and of course checking phone messages, so if you have those last minute events etc. just email them through :)

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