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  • 12 Nov 2019

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    20 years of friendship with Xiamen
    • Wednesday 04 September 2019
    This year marks the 20th anniversary of the establishment of a Sister City Friendship Charter between the Sunshine Coast Council (and the former Maroochy Shire Council) and the Xiamen Municipal Government.
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    Creative incubator businesses set to take off
    • Wednesday 28 August 2019
    Four local creatives will soon take their business ideas to the next level after being awarded funding through a collaborative arts incubator, The Refinery. Find out who they are...
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    Pioneering Sunshine Coast product, now available nationwide
    • Wednesday 28 August 2019
    Sunshine Coast Council signed an agreement this week that enables its award winning development tracking platform ‘Development.i’, to be offered to other council’s around Australia. The platform, launched 10 October 2018, enables anyone to search and track local development activity and features instant visualisation, advanced searching and email notifications.
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    Exclusive look inside the future of business and innovation
    • Monday 19 August 2019
    Serial entrepreneur and investor of Shark Tank fame Glen Richards joins former Microsoft executive Kathryn Foster, UpRamp founder Scott Brown from Boulder Colorado, entrepreneur Ron Hill and Sunshine Coast Deputy Mayor Cr Tim Dwyer for an exclusive inside look at the future of business and innovation on the Sunshine Coast.
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    Fabulous foodie festival dishes up mouth-watering morsels
    • Wednesday 14 August 2019
    The Curated Plate’s inaugural four days of food events kicked off in style and locals and visitors alike jumped at the chance to be part of it. The emphasis on ‘local’ was integral to the success of the festival, which showcased local producers and local restaurateurs as an integral component of the Sunshine Coast’s tourism infrastructure – with the added bonus of nationally and internationally renowned chefs.
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    All roads lead to the new Maroochydore City Centre
    • Monday 12 August 2019
    The new road network within the Maroochydore City Centre officially opened to vehicles this morning providing significantly improved accessibility into and around the core commercial areas of Maroochydore.
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    Maroochydore City Centre Development Scheme approved
    • Friday 09 August 2019
    Greater housing diversity and a new Maroochydore CBD will be accommodated in the Maroochydore City Centre Priority Development Area after the state government approved changes to the PDA’s development scheme.
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    Local company wins contract for Sunshine Coast submarine cable project
    • Wednesday 07 August 2019
    A Sunshine Coast family-based business, Auscom, has been awarded a contract that will provide a key part of the International Broadband Submarine Cable Network.
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    Small businesses can get big results with new wellbeing program
    • Wednesday 24 July 2019
    Sunshine Coast Council is partnering with corporate partners to deliver an Australian-first free wellbeing program to small and medium-sized businesses.
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    Wheel to keep on turning for another week
    • Friday 19 July 2019
    The biggest attraction on the Sunshine Coast is extending its stay as residents and visitors just can’t get enough of riding Australia’s tallest travelling, portable observation ferris wheel. The giant Skyline wheel will stay an additional week on the Caloundra beachfront so anyone who has missed the chance to get a 35m-high bird’s-eye view of our region can now jump on board one of the 24 gondolas.