Shocker of a Day
 
Like a lot of us here on the Sunshine Coast, we woke up to a shock, as in it was sooooooo bloody cold.  We are pretty soft here and after the weather in recent weeks, were not prepared for those sorts of temperatures we had yesterday.  Sadly, if only our shock was limited to a 'chill'...  It was awful to watch the morning news or listen to the radio in the car on the way to work and hear of the “Tragedy in Coolum”. 
There was something really surreal about watching the morning news and hearing ‘Shooting & Sunshine Coast’ in the same sentence.  It may sound arrogant, but we expect to hear that in regard to other areas of the country or overseas, not our backyard.  I can’t even imagine how their families are feeling and can only hope that they are getting good support to get through this time.

Being shocked by this tragedy is a good wake up call to not take our families, friends and even the location we live in for granted.  We all get caught up in our daily dramas, problems with our businesses, stress at work, worried about kids school marks, the list goes on...  Fact is, looking at the likes of Syria, Egypt or even what happened in Coolum, life is not that bad for the majority of us and there is always something to be thankful for... Read the rest of this editorial...

Combine a Pest Control Treatment with a Termite Inspection or Cleaning Service to Obtain a Discount.
Many people fail to realise, until it’s too late, the extensive amounts of damage that termites cause to modern homes.  Safe & Effective Pest Management for : Ants, Cockroaches...Read More

More Coast Specials:
Expandasign Australia
Instant and Portable Promotional Advertising Banners, Flags, Pop Ups & Portable Marquees.  Call 1300 720 058 to find out how YOU can stand out from the crowd!  At Expandasign we pride ourselves in providing quality products and customer service...read more

More Sunshine Coast Businesses:
  • Montezuma's Caloundra - Celebrate, Party, Dine & Enjoy...  A Night to Remember!  We are located in the heart of Caloundra on Bulcock Street...
  • Combined Security Solutions - 24 hr Mobile Patrols, Security Guards, Crowd & Event Control.  A a full service physical security company, providing assistance...

Absolute Beachfront Land... Sea Views! - Marcus Beach
Rarest of opportunities, a vacant block of land in a leafy, beachfront cul-de-sac in exclusive Marcus Beach has become available. A gentle sloping beachfront 685m2 with absolutely magical ocean views and a north east aspect. Oceanfront vacant... read more

Business for Sale: REDUCED - Centrally Located Caloundra Cafe
Apartments for Sale: Huge Ground Floor Noosa River Apartment - Noosaville

Supporting Our Not For Profits
Sunshine Coast Council approved the removal of fees and charges for not for profit organisations for regulated activities, street stalls and temporary events on public or private land.  The charging of the fees, adopted as part of the 2013/14 budget, was...Read More

More Sunshine Coast Community Organisation News:

In this issue:

  • From the Editors Desk
  • Sunshine Coast Business Specials
  • Sunshine Coast Business in Focus
  • Sunshine Coast Real Estate
  • Sunshine Coast Community
  • Sunshine Coast Election 'stuff'
  • Sunshine Coast Events
  • Sunshine Coast News
  • MSC Site News

2013 Federal Election
Not long to go now, I am sure many of us are thinking 'Are we there yet'.  Almost...
As usual all candidates are online, obviously if we are missing a profile & you know that candidate, ask them to contact us please as all have been emailed :)
'Fairfax', 'Fisher', 'Wide Bay' & 'Queensland Senate Candidates'

Noosa Jazz Festival 2013
29 Aug to 01 Sep 2013 - Noosa
Join music lovers from all over Australia at the Noosa Jazz Festival.  The Official 
Noosa Jazz Playing Schedule has just been released... Read More

More Sunshine Coast Events:
Best weather in 32 years! It's Muster Time.
The weather is beautiful, the site looks fantastic and all the artists are arriving. 
It's going to be a good one!... Read More

More Sunshine Coast News:

Double up your Advertising Special
Talking with local business owners we have been advised that things are still tough out there... 

Many have not had a very happy EOFY, so to help we are offering "2 for 1 advertising" to help out our local community.  Yep that is basically you get DOUBLE the value on MSC advertising you choose until the end of August!
Contact Leone today!

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