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It was 25 years ago that Australian band The Waifs joined forces and released their first album. Now, more than two decades later, they are celebrating the milestone with a new album and a regional tour. The band’s eighth album, Ironbark, which was released earlier this year, will see The Waifs head to Caloundra on their regional tour. The group will perform at The Events Centre on November 29. We are giving away one double pass, valued at $118.

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he first question Steve Miller asked when I phoned to talk with him about this week’s cover story was, “Do you have children?’’ I told him I have a three-year-old son, and that I hope we never have to live through the nightmare his family has endured. The Millers suffer on a daily basis – the result of a senseless and cowardly attack. As Steve points out, unless you have the misfortune to be the family of a one-punch victim, you will never know the depth of the pain and heartache it brings. In January 2016, Australia mourned the loss of Steve’s son Cole, an 18-year-old boy who was struck down. Cole’s death is one in a string of similar attacks that continue to haunt our streets. It is a concerning trend demanding the attention of parents, politicians, police and medical professionals. It is also an issue that grabbed the attention of Danny Green, who has devoted his own money and time to educate the public about alcohol-related violence. Yes, Danny may be one of the world’s most celebrated boxers, but he has a heart of gold and wears his emotions on his sleeve when it comes to saving young lives. As he told me, he walks into the ring with a fellow athlete who wants to be there – a substantial difference to throwing an unprovoked punch at an unprepared, innocent person. Let’s hope the madness stops. Thank you to Steve Miller for opening his heart and sharing his story in the hope that it makes a difference.

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TREASURED GIFTS believe it, even on my graduation day.

First job? Working in the accounts department at Butler Brothers in Brisbane. The wage was five pounds per week. My family includes… my husband, Peter. Our daughter, Bronwyn and her husband, Geoff. Our son, Scott and his fiancée, Joanie. First car? VW Beetle. I always wanted really wide tyres. Unfortunately, that never happened, but it did get a paint job.

Your greatest regret? Not understanding about giftedness when our daughter was small. It was only when Bronwyn was training teachers to become gifted education mentors that she discovered she was gifted in innovative thinking and she was 40 by then.

Favourite book? I especially like Hugh Lunn’s book, Over the Top With Jim, because I grew up in Annerley, Brisbane and it reminds me of my childhood – and my Dad’s name was Jim. What are you reading now? I have been fascinated meeting the children in Alan D. Thompson’s book, People Like Me. What are you currently working on? Having just concluded the five-year journey to write The Gifted Kid Book Series, I am currently working on the animation of my stories and preparing presentations for the marketing phase. I am looking forward to interacting with children, parents, grandparents and educators.

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Can you nominate a day in your life that turned out to be a turning point? Easter 2012 was a turning point in my life because that was when our daughter phoned and suggested the idea of writing a book for gifted children. This unleashed wave after wave of creativity.

What achievement are you most proud of? Creating life – the tender moment of holding our newborn children.

“Learn to appreciate life – a rose petal, the crunch of celery, vibrant colours…”

Creating stories – holding my published books in my hands. You are happiest when? When I’m creative, toying with new ideas, shuffling words, doing my best.

What frustrates you the most? Technology. I am quite challenged by it.

Favourite song? Let’s Go Fly a Kite from Mary Poppins because I associate it with the idea of freedom.

How do you deal with your frustrations? If it’s a technical problem, I call my husband. If I’ve hit a brick wall in my writing, I go to the beach.

Best advice you’ve been given? As a new author, the best advice was to accept the fact that draft one is only ever a draft. I learnt to hold words lightly, so editing and restructuring didn’t leave scars – only memories of the thrill of reshaping an idea.

If you could tell your 18-year-old self anything, what would it be? Be thankful and generous. Learn to appreciate life – a rose petal, the crunch of celery, the vibrant colours when white light is diffused, and laughter.

What is your favourite place on the Sunshine Coast? The beach – Moffat, Kings, Bulcock – anywhere where the waves roll in and make lacy patterns on the sand.

Tea or coffee? Flat white in a mug – extra hot.

Best day in your life? One of the best, but scariest days, of my life was the day I walked onto the university campus at St Lucia as a mature-aged student. I discovered I loved to study. My father still couldn’t

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STOP THE VIOLENCE

Alcohol-fuelled assaults and one-punch attacks are increasing in our nation. My Weekly Preview investigates why and speaks to those who are trying to curb the violence. WORDS: Candice Holznagel.

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ole Miller was 18 when he was struck down in the most cowardly way. The young man, like most teens embarking on adulthood, had dreams, hopes and aspirations. The former Mooloolaba Surf Club lifesaver was a talented water polo player and was tipped to follow in his older brother’s footsteps and compete at the Olympic Games. Tragically, Mr Miller was not given the chance to become the man his family knew he could be. Instead, he died in the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital on Monday, January 4 last year, 24 hours after receiving a single, fatal punch to the back of the head while walking to a taxi rank with his best friend after a night out in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley precinct. The attack was instigated by Daniel Maxwell, who was out celebrating his 21st birthday. The New Zealand national received an 18-month suspended sentence and was deported back to his home country. His co-offender Armstrong Renata, who delivered the unprompted fatal blow, faced the Supreme Court in Brisbane last month and pleaded guilty to unlawful striking causing death. The court heard that Mr Renata’s Steve Miller coward punch caused the teenage victim to fall and hit his head on the pavement. Mr Miller suffered massive head injuries and brain trauma and his family made the heartbreaking decision to turn off his life support the following day. Mr Renata was sentenced to seven years in prison and must serve 80 per cent of the time. Taking into account the time he has already served, he will be eligible for parole in four years. Mr Renata is the second person to be sentenced under Queensland’s one-punch laws, which carry a maximum penalty of life imprisonment. The laws were introduced under the Safe Night Out Legislation Amendment Bill 2014 and form part of the Queensland Government’s Safe Night Out strategy, which aims to reduce alcohol and drug-related violence. Cole’s father, Steve Miller, agrees the focus needs to be on curbing senseless attacks to prevent further tragedy. His family, which includes Cole’s mother Mary-Leigh and Cole’s three older siblings, are stuck in a nightmare, and as Mr Miller told the court in October during a tearful victim impact statement, they continue to live in “utter turmoil”.

Until now he has chosen not to speak publicly on the issue of alcohol-related attacks. As he says, it won’t bring his son back. “Cole’s attacker was out and it was documented by the police that on a minimum of three previous occasions he tried to attack people,’’ Mr Miller tells My Weekly Preview of that fateful night. “That’s what they were out doing. It’s very sad. What do you do? The state spends a fortune trying to educate people. To me, it’s not working, is it?” His son’s death is only one in a string of unprovoked attacks. In 2006, Brisbane 15-year-old Matthew Stanley died after being king-hit at a birthday party. In 2012, 18-yearold Thomas Kelly was killed in a cowardpunch attack in Sydney’s King Cross. Daniel Christie, also 18, was killed in the same area two years later. More recently, the attack on Melbourne heart surgeon and father of two, Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmann, 41, shocked the nation after he was fatally punched for asking someone to not smoke at the entrance of the hospital where he worked. Sunshine Coast lifesaver Josh Mill was 22 when he was set upon at the Caloundra taxi rank in 2009. As he lay unconscious, his attacker continued to punch him. And, only last month a teenager was struck down in a one-punch attack in Maroochydore and left with a broken jaw. A Monash University study, King Hit Fatalities in Australia, 2000-2012: The Role of Alcohol and Other Drugs identified 90 deaths. Of these, 24 happened in Queensland. It’s believed that the overall national figure has since grown to around 95. Alarmingly, one in five Australians aged 14 years or older reported being a victim of an alcohol-related incident in 2016, according to statistics from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. In the past 21 months, Steve Miller has spoken to his fair share of academics and politicians about the issue. While he hastily admits he is not an expert, he believes the core of the issue is Australia’s social and cultural problems. “It’s a real problem in Australia these days. It’s that social breakdown. People are hitting people for no reason at all,’’ he says. “Academics say that we’ve got to get these social issues sorted and encouraged into the children at a young age. In primary schools and preschools they have this system that they can implement about keeping your hands to yourself. They need to teach

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Cole Miller was 18 when he lost his life in a violent attack

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COVER STORY the meaning of conscience at a young age. “It’s a problem that needs to be targeted and that’s where the money needs to be spent. There are a lot of issues to talk about… social differences, social scenarios. It’s a broad problem. “Number one, learning starts at home in a good family environment and number two, it’s good in those early days in primary schools to educate.” One person who is throwing his weight behind the issue is world boxing champion Danny Green. Driven by the growing number of one-punch attacks taking place, Mr Green took the matter into his own hands by launching a coward punch campaign. He funded the production of three TV advertisements highlighting the effects on the victim, the offender, family and friends, and worked alongside government bodies and major TV networks to air the commercials.

campaign,’’ he tells My Weekly Preview. “It’s cowardly to do these types of unsocial, disgraceful attacks. I’m looking to get an education tape that goes into schools.” Mr Green says his profile as a fighter has assisted the campaign. His profession is a combat sport, completely different to the cowardly nature of these attacks, he says. “It made sense for me being a fighter to do this. Many young men look up to what I do and respect what I do. “This is a type of cowardice. The media now, they don’t just turn a blind eye to it. Now society is trying to eradicate it.” He offers advice to people heading out for a night on the town: “Try and have situational awareness. “[It’s about] awareness of where they are, what they are doing and why. When out and about identify situations that turn bad quickly. Get out of there. “If your friend is starting to pick a fight…

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“This is a type of cowardice. The media now, they don’t just turn a blind eye to it. Now society is trying to eradicate it” Danny Green

He is calling on the community to label these attacks exactly what they are – a coward’s punch, and he travels the country spreading the message about senseless violence. Mr Green, who put down his professional boxing gloves after defeating Anthony Mundine in a world-televised fight in February this year, says he has donated his money to the campaign for the past five years because it is something he passionately believes in. As expected, Mr Green has met with numerous victims – something he finds extremely difficult to do: “Emotionally it’s very tough. I get frustrated. “I don’t raise money to make things or to do gala things; this is purely an awareness

chill them out, talk to them, cool them down. It’s up to everyone to be a part of it. Identify situations and diffuse it before anything happens. The message is, ‘you are a coward, no one respects you, no one condones it and you will be looked upon as a coward’.” In addition to education campaigns, lockout laws are another method the State Government has dabbled in to reduce the violence on our streets. Proposed 1am lockout laws were scrapped by the government in January this year following report findings that there had been no “obvious reduction” in alcohol-induced violence since restrictions began in July, 2016. Currently, venues located in the government’s 15 identified Safe Night

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a very concerning issue for society, which affects the health of our nation. Every society, and we’re no different, has aggression among certain segments of it that use physical violence to cope. A lot of times individuals can control this behaviour until the inhibitors are taken off. We can educate all we want about the harmful effects of alcohol, not that we shouldn’t, but that’s not going to stop the social enticement to drink. “Society has to limit the behaviour through consequences.” The Miller family will continue to live with the consequences of alcohol-fuelled violence every day. “How would you feel if your child was snapped out some day by some bloke?’’ Mr Miller questions. “We think it’s terrible, but we can’t imagine. All I know is that the problem is getting worse. When you see it, you say, ‘those poor people, how can they live with that, it’s terrible’ and you go on living your life. “When it happens to you… it rocks your world. I know for a fact, this guy [Renata], his life is ruined. His life is ruined for one stupid night where he got on the alcohol and didn’t respect. He wants forgiveness. He looked me in the eyes in the courtroom. I can’t give him anything. He has to live with what he did. “He’s in jail and we are grieving our son.”

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CALOUNDRA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BETTER BUSINESS BREAKFAST The Caloundra Chamber of Commerce had a great turn out to the Better Business Breakfast last month. The event was held at The Events Centre, Caloundra and 200 people attended to hear Jetts Australia and International CEO Elaine Jobson speak.

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Jobson was awarded the Sunshine Coast Business Women’s Network Woman of the Year title earlier this year.

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BIG PLANS FOR REMEMBRANCE DAY LEGACY CONCERT The annual Legacy Remembrance Day Concert, featuring the Sunshine Coast Concert Band, will be held on the 99th anniversary of the signing of the WWI Armistice, which led to the cessation of fighting and peace the following year. The audience will enjoy music from the Glenn Miller Big Band era, classical favourites, rock and roll, jazz and pop. All proceeds will be directed to local support activities for Legacy widows and families on the Coast. The concert will be held at the Lifepointe Baptist Community Centre in Wises Road, Maroochydore, on November 11 at 2pm. Tickets are $15 and include afternoon tea and are available at the door, or by calling 5443 9841.

AUSSIE WORLD EXPANSION GETS THE THUMBS UP Aussie World will soon include five new major rides and additional car parking following the Sunshine Coast Council’s approval to expand the theme park. DownUnder Drive COO Aaron Flanagan says this comes after the release of six new rides and the redevelopment of the iconic pub, formerly known as the Ettamogah Pub. “The next exciting stage is about to begin, including the addition of a mix of family fun and tier one thrill rides, which guests expect to see at all major theme parks. These thrill rides will be a first for this region and will be specifically targeting the teen and young adult markets,” he says.

10,000 RECORDS ON SALE AT TWO-DAY FAIR Wax-Buildup is hosting a two-day Sunshine Coast Record Fair with more than 10,000 records for sale by Coast enthusiasts. On November 11 from 1-5pm, you can find anything and everything from ABBA to ZZ Top on 15 tables full of music on vinyl and CDs from as little as $1 each as well as vintage merchandise and other hard-to-find items. On November 12 from 9am to 2pm, there will be around 60 tables full of vinyl and CDs – around 30,000 records. Get to the Buddina Primary School to check it all out. Entry is by gold coin donation, which will go to BeyondBlue.

Lions Club members from across the Sunshine Coast have been collecting spare coins, including any one and two cent coins people might have tucked away in a drawer, to raise funds for the Lions Kids Cancer Genome Project. Lions Clubs of District 201Q3 past district governor Norm Jensen says they aim to collect one million coins by the end of April next year, with the full value of every coin going to this important research project. For more information on how you can help, visit 201q3.lions.org.au.

TASTY NIGHT PLANNED FOR ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL The inaugural Sunshine Coast Italian Film Festival 2017 will come to life this month, with Palace Films granting access to show the best films from Melbourne’s 2017 Italian Film Festival. The region first will open with the blockbuster Let Yourself Go on November 14. The film won the Italian Golden Globe for Best Comedy 2017 and the screening will be accompanied by champagne, antipasto and Italian gelati from Baci Gelati Caffe. A further four films will follow the festival opening, with the full timetable and tickets available at caloundrafilmfestival.com.

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A free fitness program at Stockland’s Birtinya at Oceanside community is paying big dividends for locals, who have shed a combined 237 kilograms since classes began. Live Life Get Active provides free weekday training sessions in the park as well as helpful education on health and nutrition. The program at Birtinya has been running for almost three years, with the latest statistics showing attendees have lost a total of 237 kilograms and 260 centimetres of waistline. More than 850 members are now registered for the sessions, which run from Monday to Friday.

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WE’RE SMART COOKIES IN THE DIGITAL REALM The Sunshine Coast has again been named a Smart21 community for 2018 by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF), during the 4th Annual Next Gen Tech Conference in New York City. Mayor Mark Jamieson says Smart21 represent the best models of economic, social and cultural development in the digital age. This is the fourth time the region has been named a Smart21 community after being selected from a group of nearly 400 other communities throughout the world, with other finalists in Canada, the United States, Taiwan, Finland and France.

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HAVE YOU GOT A WINNING IDEA FOR HACKFEST? Get your grey cells engaged and head along to Hackfest, the Sunshine Coast’s premier innovation event.

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o you have a great idea that could make the Sunshine Coast an even better place to live? If so, Hackfest 2017 wants you. Now in its third year, Hackfest is all about creating solutions for a smarter region. You don’t have to be a computer whiz to make a mark at the three-day event, just turn up with a big idea and let your powers of innovation run free. To help get the creative juices flowing, an IdeasFest will be held on Tuesday, November 14 from 7pm at the Hive Business Space, which overlooks the site where the new Maroochydore CBD is taking shape. Economic Development Portfolio Councillor Stephen Robinson says IdeasFest will serve as an appetiser to Hackfest 2017 on November 24–26. “In previous years we’ve held IdeasFest at the same time as Hackfest, but this time we’re making it a stand-alone event to generate even more momentum and excitement for the main event a week later,” Cr Robinson says. “It’ll be an opportunity for absolutely anyone and everyone to come along and share their great ideas or solutions to problems they see in our community. Anyone who submits an idea will be able to view and

make comments on other ideas that have been submitted. “Most of the ideas will go on display at the Hackfest launch night and will be in contention to be one of our winning entrants in 2017.” Mountain Creek couple Adam and Allison Roth took out the top honours in Hackfest 2016 by combining their love for live music with the frustration of not being able to find out who’s playing when and where, to create an innovative app called Coast Live!, which is

now available on Google Play. An interactive app, titled Lucky Dip, which focuses on activities on the Sunshine Coast and lets the user select what they want to do, at what type of location as well as how far they are happy to travel, was last year’s overall runner-up and winner of the smartest use of open data award. Third place went to Light Trails, an interactive light display which used wifi data to change the colour of a lighting display as the user moves through a park or building.

Hackfest 2017 participants will have access to open data from the council as well as the State and Federal governments. Cr Robinson says Hackfest closely aligns with the council’s Smart City Framework. “We’re progressing towards the Coast having the latest in global technologies for lighting, waste, parking, assets and other infrastructure and services to enhance the lives of our residents and visitors through this new Maroochydore CBD,” Cr Robinson says. Sunshine Coast Council Hackfest 2017 will run from 5pm on Friday, November 24 to 6pm on Sunday, November 26. An opening night event will be held at The Hive, which will be a great chance for individual hackers looking to form a team. Hackfest is free to enter and prizes include a paid three-month ICT internship with the council.

To register or send in your idea for the hackers, email hackfest@sunshinecoast. qld.gov.au or go to sunshinecoast.qld. gov.au/Experience-Sunshine-Coast/ Events/HackFest. My Weekly Preview is a proud supporter of Hackfest.

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OLDER SOLDIER TO BE REMEMBERED A Buderim man who died in WWI at the age of 45 had hoped to set an example for young Australians. WORDS: Roxanne McCarty-O’Kane.

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hile some young men increased their age on paper in order to enlist for World War I, a Buderim resident shaved a few years off of his. John Dahl was 44 years old when he signed up for the Australian army late in 1915. The widower and father-of-one, who was killed in action shortly after arriving in France a year later, has been chosen as the Buderim War Memorial Community Association’s ANZAC and Remembrance Day Committee’s local hero. Committee member Geoffrey Hole says Sapper John Dahl is vastly different to the decorated war hero Eric Foote, who was celebrated as Buderim Hero last year. These differences not only in age, but background, demonstrate the wide cross section of young men who enlisted in World War I. Mr Dahl will be remembered along with the more than 60,000 of his comrades who died in the war. “We know how John Dahl felt about the shortcomings of younger people not entering the services, because he was interviewed by the local correspondent of the Brisbane Times, a friend of his, before he left for the Western Front in France,” Mr Hole says.

The Times quotes Mr Dahl as saying youngsters were “...too scared and not patriotic enough” to join the fight. “Because he had that interview done before he went away, it gave a contemporary feel for what was going through the minds of people before they went off to war,” Mr Hole says. “By 1916, Australians had seen some pretty awful things on the western front,

particularly in Gallipoli, and the number of recruitments was falling off. John felt that he needed to set an example for the young fellows that weren’t stepping up and getting involved anymore.” A Queensland Rail labourer until 1901, Mr Dahl had moved to the Sunshine Coast to start a small fruit orchard at Mons in his thirties and left from Adelaide on HMAT A29 Suevic on May 31, 1916 as part of the 11th Field Regiment of Engineers. He was based in the support line at Armentieres and was tasked with the job of bridge repairs and securing trenches for artillery. Mr Dahl was killed in action on Christmas Eve, 1916, leaving his son John Addison Dahl in the full-time care of Mr Dahl’s sister. Mr Hole says they have been trying to track down Mr Dahl’s son and any other relatives to invite them to the Buderim service, which will be led by retired Army officer Drew Milled with accompanying music from the Buderim Mountain State School Choir and String Ensemble. The Buderim Remembrance Day commemoration will be held on November 11 at 10.30am at the E J Foote War Memorial Sanctuary, Park Lane, Buderim.

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REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONIES BEING HELD ACROSS THE COAST Caloundra Gather at 10.15am at the Caloundra RSL, 19 West Terrace. The service will be held behind the RSL in the Memorial Garden. All welcome. Wreath enquiries to Caloundra RSL Sub-Branch Secretary Heather Christie on 5438 5800. Kawana Waters Gather at 10.45am at the Kawana Waters War Memorial, Pacific Boulevard, Buddina. Wreath enquiries to Rob Hunt on 5493 5290. Maleny Gather at the RSL Maleny Sub-Branch Cenotaph at 10.45am. Wreath enquiries to 5494 3717 or the president on 0407 628 274. Maroochydore The Maroochy RSL Sub-Branch will be conducting a Remembrance Day Ceremony at the Cotton Tree Cenotaph at 10.30am. Please direct wreath enquiries to Ian Hicks on 5443 1719. Nambour Gather at Quota Memorial Park Cenotaph at 10.40am. Wreath enquiries to RSL Secretary Bill Sawrey on 5441 5448.

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A TRIBUTE TO JAMES Acker’s Weekend aims to keep James Ackerman’s legacy alive.

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ootballer James Ackerman’s legacy will live on with the upcoming Acker’s Weekend packed with events to boost awareness for organ and tissue donation, as well as raising money for new equipment for the Sunshine Coast

University Hospital. Mr Ackerman died in hospital in June 2015 after being injured by a shoulder charge while playing in the position of prop for the Sunshine Coast Falcons during an Intrust Super Cup game against Norths. His family have become passionate advocates for organ and tissue donation, and the upcoming Acker’s Weekend will solidify their message. The weekend will kick off on November 11 with the James Ackerman Memorial Cricket Match, which will see the Ackers All Stars fighting to retain their Memorial Shield as they battle it out on the cricket pitch with Lucky Stars Australia. The free match will begin at 5pm at the

Caloundra Cricket Club and will feature former Brisbane Bronco Jack Reed, Queensland Bulls cricket player Nathan Reardon and Sunshine Coast Falcon players. The evening will feature a host of raffles and items up for grabs in an auction as well as special guest appearances. The James Ackerman Memorial Race Day is on November 12 from 11am to 5pm at the Sunshine Coast Turf Club. Tickets are $10 for general entry. Mr Ackerman’s aunt Kaylene Hart says all of the money raised at both events will be donated to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital to help fund further items needed in the adult and pediatric intensive care units. “(These are) all wards that we have personal experience with from losing James to having (his daughter) Milly so unwell last year,” she says. “It’s our way of giving back to a community that has so generously supported us since losing James.”

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STRENGTH IN NUMBERS Former Olympic gymnast Barry Cheales says Buderim Men’s Shed has given him a new purpose in life after retirement. WORDS: Leigh Robshaw.

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t was 2010 when former gymnast Barry Cheales found himself living in a small unit in Maroochydore. He and his wife Ros had left Brisbane, their four children had left home, and Mr Cheales found himself at a loss as to what to do with his days. “In a unit you can’t have a workshop or any tools, there’s no room to do anything,” he says. “In retirement you have a lot of time on your hands. You can play golf and do a bit of travelling, which is great, but there’s only so much of that you can do before you start thinking there’s got to be more to life.” Mr Cheales won an Order of Australia Medal for his contribution to sport after many years competing as a gymnast and serving as the inaugural national coach for 10 years, as well as officiating at a national level. He competed at the Turkey Olympics in 1964 and the Mexico Olympics in 1968, coached the Australian gymnastics team at the 1972 Munich Olympics and was the manager coach at the Montreal Olympics. Along with Ros, also a gymnast, he started the Brisbane Gymnastics Club, which ran for 25 years, and he also lectured in human movement studies at the Queensland University of Technology for more than 30 years. It’s clear an idle retirement was never going to be an option for this dynamo. When he heard about Buderim Men’s Shed, which was established in early 2011, he signed up. Today, he’s vice president of the organisation – one of Australia’s largest, with 298 members – and is busy organising grants and tackling admin for the rapidly expanding group. “My Dad was a home handyman and taught me some basic skills in my youth,” he says. “I always worked on the basis if it’s broken try and fix it, if you can’t fix it, get the professionals in. I built a lot of furniture and renovated houses while the kids were growing up. Since joining the men’s shed, I’ve made a couple of cupboards, bread boards and occasional tables. Now I’m in the office, working with governments and fundraising sources.” Mr Cheales has experienced first-hand the physical, mental and emotional benefits men’s sheds provide. With 12 sheds on the Sunshine Coast alone and 1100 across Australia, the movement has taken off in recent years. “The main benefit of joining a men’s shed is having somewhere to go where you can talk to blokes without being judged,” Mr Cheales says. “You can tinker making toys or learn a new skill, it activates the brain and over a period of time you have a new bunch of friends. Blokes talk about a colonoscopy they just had, someone will say, ‘geez, I need one of those, how did it go’? You get more information you probably wouldn’t ask your doctor about. “Guys will probably open up a bit more freely if they’re

Barry Cheales at Buderim Men’s Shed and right, as a gymnast actively doing something and working with a couple of fellows. The smoko room is also a great avenue for people opening up. Some just listen and don’t say anything.” With the sense of isolation that can accompany retirement contributing to depression in older men, Mr Cheales believe men’s sheds provide an invaluable haven. “There’s good camaraderie in the men’s shed movement,” he says. “It’s just such a good thing for blokes. They say to us the women in Buderim are happiest on the days the men go down to the shed. You can’t say because a man went to the men’s shed he didn’t commit suicide, but we have anecdotal evidence from individuals and families saying the men’s shed has been the remaking of their father or husband. He’s found a new lease on life and found somewhere to go and to be valued.” Mr Cheales says at least 100 blokes turn up to the general meeting every third Tuesday and there’s a mandatory health talk afterwards, with health professionals visiting to address everything from prostate cancer to how to lift properly. And the shed isn’t all about woodwork, either. It also offers gardening, art, lead lighting, toy making, metalwork, computer skills, leatherwork, upholstery, billiards, a book club and a ‘yackety

yak’ session, which is all about having a good old chinwag about a chosen subject with a TAFE teacher facilitating. Buderim Men’s Shed’s home at Mill Road has been generously provided by owners Dr Bill Glasson and Professor Claire Jackson, however this was a temporary arrangement. On Tuesday, the first sod was turned on the new Buderim Men’s Shed property at Kuluin, which will hold three sheds – one to house the hard machinery, one for central administration and the third for an art studio. The Federal Government awarded the Buderim Men’s Shed a grant of $500,000 under its Building Better Regions program for the new facility. Buderim LNP candidate Brent Mickelberg has pledged $600,000 if he wins the seat in the upcoming state election, while Buderim One Nation candidate Steve Dickson has pledged $500,000 if he wins. There have also been many donations including $170,000 worth of earthworks from Shadforths Civil Contractors. The group has also raised $400,000 of its own. It’s hoped two upcoming fundraisers will add to the funds already raised. The first is the annual Open Day, to be held on Saturday, November 18, where visitors can purchase handmade items. The second is a breakfast at Buderim Tavern on Friday, December 8 featuring bestselling author and body language expert Allan Pease. “It has been a big learning curve for a group of retired men over the past four or five years to build the shed into what it is today,” Mr Cheale says. “When fellows go on holidays, we visit other sheds and fellows from other sheds come and visit ours. “We also work closely with the University of the Sunshine Coast. We provide subjects for the Thompson Institute (neuroscience research centre) and we have exercise physiology students come up and do work placements.”

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COUNCIL URGING WOMEN TO GET ACTIVE Women and girls are being urged to grab a yoga matt or throw on a leotard and get active this month. Sunshine Coast Council is hosting its free Healthy Sunshine Coast Get Out Get Active classes with activities ranging from dancing, community yoga and group fitness. Councillor Jenny McKay encourages females to get involved in the award-winning program. “Research showed women and girls are less likely to participate in physical activity so we asked the community for their suggestions on what would inspire them to take the first step to being active,’’ she says. “This feedback allowed us to understand the barriers, motivations and triggers women and girls face in daily life and I believe we have successfully designed a welcoming and energising program. To register visit sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au and search for ‘Healthy Sunshine Coast’.

IN THE NEWS A new drug approved to treat breast cancer could be used as a powerful weapon against aggressive forms of pancreatic cancer. Australia’s Garvan Institute of Medical Research has shown in preclinical models that Palbociclib effectively targets a major subtype of pancreatic cancer that affects two-thirds of all patients with the deadly disease.

Patient trials are underway and lead research author Dr Marina Pajic says it’s hoped the drug can be easily repurposed. The five-year survival rate of pancreatic cancer is seven per cent, with standard therapy a ‘one-size-fits-all’ combination chemotherapy approach. Dr Pajic says the study was designed to meet an urgent need for new, targeted therapies. AAP

ARE YOUR FEARS STEALING YOUR LIFE? Jodi Chapman reminds us that life is an adventure, and this realisation is the key to living a happy life.

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every day as a new adventure. Once aware of what we want, we form an expectation or belief from what we know, forgetting how to experience, and falling into expectation of what life should be. This keeps us from feeling the joy and happiness in that day when we don’t reach that expectation. Are you afraid of what you are missing, chasing what you don’t have, and wasting time instead of enjoying what you do have or spending that time working towards what you want? Are you holding the door open for the expectations of the past, yet losing all the time you need to work on the dreams of the future? Let’s experience again rather than expect, and learn to be adventurous again.

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STUDY AIMS TO BUILD TRUST IN TECHNOLOGY A University of the Sunshine Coast study is looking for ways to help restore the trust of older Australians in online technology if they become victims. PhD student Judy Watson aims to interview people aged 55 years and over who have had their identity stolen and would like to help others in similar situations. “The theft of personal information from scams is increasingly common and it is important to gain deeper understanding of how this problem influences the intentions of older adults to continue to use online platforms,” Ms Watson says. “The information we collect will be used to develop recommendations to help reduce the incidence of identity theft, lessen its impact, build resilience and restore people’s trust.” Watson expects to complete her research by early 2019. People interested in taking part in the confidential study can email Judy.Watson@research.usc.edu.au.

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EMOJI ETIQUETTE

ACTION STATIONS FOR RDA

Sami Muirhead has enthusiastically adopted the language of emojis – just don’t send her a love heart or you’ll get a cranky face in return.

Darrell Edwards says a new phase for the RDA Sunshine Coast will see our region’s economic profile continue to grow in the right direction.

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o the penchant for swerving the correct use of the English language continues, as we love to shorten everything when it comes to talking and texting to each other in our wonderful country. #Totes! There is even a movie all about the addictive little emoji. And when you can use an emoji, why on earth would you write the word? Nothing pleases me more than sending a text littered with emojis when all the kids are asleep as I sit and drink my wine and foolishly tell myself how witty and funny I truly am. Yes, I know how to party! I was a reluctant latecomer to embrace using emojis and I still only use them with good friends or family. Nothing infuriates me more than receiving a ‘heart’ emoji from someone I do not know very well. Can you imagine going for a job interview and asking how you went in the process and receiving a frowny face? Respect the emoji etiquette, people. And my long-suffering husband knows he is banned from sending me a ‘thumbs up’ emoji if he ever wants ‘special’ time again. The thumbs up emoji is for mates but not for lovers in my crazy head. So, those in my inner circle have been slammed with colourful little pictures as I sit delighted with myself sending out a spray of texts to my victims… um sorry, family. For example, “Mum! The kids and I had Mexican for tea!” can be transformed into a virtual fiesta with little pictures of a taco, a cactus, a

Mexican flag, a chilli, a Latin dancer, and the list goes on. It is enough fun to make me cook Mexican every night just so I can overdose on emoji use. In the last week Apple released 70 new emojis. Hoorah! I do not know how to access the new little icons but I am still excited because I know when I next see my 10-yearold nephew, he will sort my phone out for me. Yes, this does make me feel old and indeed useless, but I know how to use a fax machine and the 10-year-old does not. Admittedly, he will never need to know. The new emojis include a T-rex dinosaur, a person vomiting green gunk, an orange love heart, a vampire, a hedgehog and an exploding head. I would have liked a mum sitting on a toilet with three little people trying to barge in, but apparently Apple is way too cool for this icon. I would also like a mum with a little thought bubble above her head dreaming of sleeping, drinking cocktails, and binge watching trash TV. Earlier this year, Mark Zuckerberg posted the most popular emojis on Facebook are the smiling face with open eyes, and the crying face. Australia had the most carefree report of all the countries in the survey, being leading users of emoji for booze, drugs, junk food and holiday celebrations. So I am fairly desperate to download those 70 new emojis. I may have to go and visit my nephew just so I can stay up late sending out a barrage of text messages. Look out, Mum!

Sami Muirhead is a radio announcer, blogger and commentator. For more from Sami tune into Mix FM.

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hat a fulfilling ride it has been since I joined RDA Sunshine Coast a little more than 18 months ago. Now the RDA network is about to embark on a new phase, with increased focus on investment attraction, international trade partnerships and leveraging public and private sector investment. The move came about following a review of RDA committees at the instigation of Regional Development Minister Fiona Nash. RDA committees will continue to play an active and facilitative role in their communities with a clear goal to grow strong and confident regional economies. Our local committee has collaborated and partnered in more than 22 events, delivering critical funding to ensure success. These are some of the achievements: Digital Sunshine Coast Action Plan – An ongoing collaborative project hosted by RDASC, Sunshine Coast Council and Noosa Council to drive digital industry sector development, and support all sectors of the regional economy that will be impacted by digital innovation. Digital Scorecard – An ongoing partnership with the State Department of Science, Information Technology and Innovation to develop a review of technology to help businesses and communities improve their resilience, competitiveness, connectivity and self-sufficiency by embracing innovation, entrepreneurship and digital technologies.

Advancing Regional Innovation Program – RDASC, along with the Sunshine Coast and Noosa Councils, are lead collaborators in this State Government program to attract, connect and support innovators across the Sunshine Coast region. Coding and Programming Curriculum – RDASC, in partnership with TAFE Queensland East Coast and Sunshine Coast Council launched a six-week Introduction to Coding course for those looking to develop their skills in coding. Start Up Business Curriculum – Delivered through TAFE Queensland East Coast and directed at Year 11 and 12 students who do not wish to attend university but would like to start their own businesses. The course encourages innovation and supports the economy by creating jobs for youth. Ripple Effect – This ongoing project informs and inspires local small business operators to leverage business prospects available as a result of the $1.8-billion Sunshine Coast University Hospital and how to best capitalise on these opportunities. Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) – We successfully supported grant applications under the Building Better Regions Fund for Buderim’s Men’s Shed ($500,000) and The Events Centre in Caloundra ($3 million). Sunshine Coast Transport Forum – RDASC hosted the first Sunshine Coast Transport Infrastructure Forum in June 2017 to discuss the growing need to prioritise transport infrastructure on the Sunshine Coast.

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This has been a great year for our Sunshine Coast. Not only have we celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the Naming of the Sunshine Coast, we have witnessed the opening of two of our major projects – the Sunshine Coast University Hospital in the Kawana health precinct and Sunshine Coast Solar Farm at Valdora. There has also been significant progress in the creation of our new CBD at Maroochydore and the expansion of our Sunshine Coast Airport. Our unemployment rate of 4.9 per cent continues to be below the state average, building approvals are at an eight-year high, we have posted new records in domestic and international tourism visitation, and there is more than $10 billion in public and private projects being delivered or in the pipeline. Crucially – and this is great news for our business community who rely on consumer spending – the Sunshine Coast’s average household income is rising, which is a major goal of my mayoralty. Household incomes are now 10 per cent below the state average compared with 22.3 per cent below the average in 2013. I’m sure we can build on the achievements from this year in 2018. Mark Jamieson Mayor Sunshine Coast Council

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FUNDING FOR THE COMMUNITY When we build a new bridge, upgrade a popular skate park or widen a major road, it’s hard to miss. But there are some projects within council’s $237 million Capital Works Program this year you probably won’t notice – and it’s those that could make the biggest difference during storm season. We have upgraded SES facilities and established a second Field Coordination Centre in Caloundra to help our Local Disaster Management Group coordinate urgent repairs during severe weather events. After finding a new home for the Nambour SES Group in Woombye last year, we have added a new amenities block with toilets and showers, a kitchenette, additional office spaces, a meeting room and a large training space. Some of our Get Ready Queensland Program disaster preparedness funding has been allocated towards a new sandbagging machine for the SES, making it faster and easier to fill up the bags ahead of the next severe weather event.

CLEANING OUR BEACHES More than 200 Sunshine Coast school students joined conservation volunteers and local turtle experts to collect 200 kilos of rubbish from beaches across the region in just one hour last week ahead of the annual turtle nesting season. Students from eight local schools across the region joined forces with council, Unitywater and volunteers from TurtleCare and Coolum and North Shore Coast Care at a beach clean-up event to reduce the amount of plastics on local beaches from Mudjimba to Currimundi. The rubbish and marine debris was recorded in the Australian Marine Debris Database. The clean-up day was the first of many events to assist volunteers with beach and dune conservation as female turtles prepare to lay their eggs along the Coast’s beaches. Thank you to all of our young environmental leaders who dedicated their time to helping our environment. Please dispose of your rubbish thoughtfully to protect our local turtles and marine life.

OLYMPIANS COMING A team of Olympic champions is coming to the Sunshine Coast for a pre-Commonwealth Games camp next year. We’ll be welcoming Australia’s women’s sevens rugby team who will preparing for a shot at another gold medal at the Gold Coast Games. They will be based at Caloundra from April 5-11.

ROUNDABOUT OPENS Residents have welcomed improved traffic flow at the intersection of Mons and Owen Creek roads in Forest Glen after a new roundabout was opened months ahead of schedule. The $2.6 million project will accommodate future traffic volumes as the business district continues to grow. The upgrade also includes cycle lanes, landscaping and a fourth leg to service future uses.

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If your dog has barking issues, come to council’s free Park the Bark seminar with Dr Cam Day on Thursday, November 23 in Landsborough. Places are limited, so book via council’s website or call 5475 7272.

For a full event listing and full detail visit www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

HEAT ON THEIR WAY BACK The Sunshine Coast Smash is back for a second year with tickets for two Twenty20 cricket matches between the Brisbane Heat and Melbourne Renegades now on sale. The Heat, which stormed through last year’s KFC Big Bash League to reach the semi-finals of BBL|06, will again base themselves on the Sunshine Coast for their pre-tournament camp ahead of BBL|07.

Share a meal, make friends and connect with each other at the Social Inclusion Week community picnic from 10am to 2pm on Thursday, November 30 at Quota Park in Nambour. This free event includes a range of fun activities including storytelling and craft workshops.

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The practice matches on Friday, December 15 and Saturday, December 16 will again be held at John Blanck Oval at council’s Elizabeth Daniels Park, Buderim. Tickets for the event will be $10 and $5 and are available at ticketmaster.com.au. Proceeds will benefit local cricket. Pic right: The Heat’s Sam Heazlett and Renegades all-rounder Jack Wildermuth

Our New Resident’s Pack is filled with great tips about council services designed to make you feel at home sooner. Request a pack via our website. Keep up to date with the news and information in your part of the Coast. Go to our homepage and hit the subscribe tab next to ‘latest council news’. Have your details or your pet’s details changed, or do you no longer own your pet? Notify council online now.

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TODD’S TALES Todd Widdicombe has got something to say about commonplace cliches.

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he English language is a ripper. For example, I’ve just discovered that a dog named Ralph can almost say his own name. You’re repeating it now, right? Ralph, Ralph. However, there are certain famous old sayings that are nuttier than a Snickers bar and need to have a good, long, hard look at themselves. Sayings that have been around since the dawn of time but just like the last Transformers movie don’t make any sense, and suck.

Let’s start with “no use crying over spilt milk”. Yep, we’ve all heard it before. Some of us have even said it, but it’s wrong people, wrong. Sure you say there’s no use crying over spilt milk, but what if it’s the last milk on earth and there’s no more for your brekkie coffee and even worse what if it’s Bonsoy? That stuff’s hell expensive! “Believe you me.” What? That’s loco. If I’m telling you a crazy fact why would I say “believe you me”? Surely if I’m the one spinning the yarn it should be “believe me, you”. How hard is it seriously? “Time to fight fire with fire.” What was that? I’m pretty sure the experts use water. “A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.” No, no, no. A bird in the hand is worthless. Try paying for a schooner at your local with a bird in the hand and they’ll call the cops. “Laughter is the best medicine.” Not if you’ve got herpes. Nobody’s laughing then. “Never look a gift horse in the mouth.” This is preposterous. ALWAYS look a gift horse in the mouth – the ancient city of Troy was literally burned to the ground by not looking a gift horse in the mouth. Have we learned nothing from history?

While I’m at it with our equine friends, what about “straight from the horse’s mouth”? What does this even mean? What, are horses some sort of almighty beacon of truth? No they’re liars who’ll say anything for a carrot and a cube of sugar. Horses are not to be trusted people. “I’m head over heels for her.” That makes no sense at all. We are all head over heels all the time. Except when we are sitting down – then we are head over groin – or when we are lying down. Head over heels indeed. It’s more a somersault than a saying. “Needless to say.” What was that? If it’s needless to say then why say it at all? It’s the saying that cancels itself out completely. It’s needless to say, it is without need, there is no need, so why say it? And that classic saying that every school teacher I’ve ever had said – “the early bird gets the worm”. Not sure that one has ever been scientifically proven. Sure you’d assume there’s a veritable smorgasbord of worms early in the morning, but let’s be honest, that early bird can have the worm because worms are gross and mornings are stupid. You might say the “early bird gets the worm” but I say “the second mouse gets the cheese”. Always.

TAPPIN INTO TOWN After playing to sold-out houses and receiving rave reviews around the world, Australia’s newest and hottest tap dance sensation is coming to Caloundra. The Tap Pack picks up where the Rat Pack left off, featuring songs from Bublé to Beyoncé, Sinatra to Ed Sheeran. When these hits are mixed with slick humour, high-energy entertainment and world-class tap dance, it’s easy to see why these gentlemen are Australia’s finest. The Tap Pack is on at The Events Centre, Caloundra on November 10 at 1.30pm. Tickets are $59.90 adult and $54.90 students and children and are available at theeventscentre.com.au.

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READER’S CORNER The $50 Weekly Shop: Weekday Dinners

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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10 Laura Doolan Trio, Caloundra RSL,11am Renny Field, Imperial Hotel Eumundi, 12pm Jim Gregory, The Surf Club Mooloolaba, 4pm Steve Hargreaves, Alex Surf Club, 4.30pm Drew Wilson, Lemon and Thyme, 5pm Perry O, Caloundra RSL, 5.30pm Harii, Brightwater Hotel, 6.30pm Mark Moroney, Parklands Tavern, 6.30pm Bri Green, Forty Five 51, 7pm Alan Kelly, Imperial Hotel, 7pm Destiny’s Plan, Maroochy Surf Club, 7.30pm Ryan Giles, Alex Surf Club, 7.30pm Lyall Moloney, Solbar, 8pm Junior + Jye Whiteman, Solbar, 8pm Woodsmash, Beerwah Hotel, 8.30pm Reckless Abandon, Palmwoods Hotel, 8.30pm Midnight Livewire, The Surf Club Mooloolaba, 9pm Asa Broomhall Band, Caloundra RSL, 9pm Shaun Page, Caloundra RSL, 9pm

Budget-conscious families now have a wealth of information at their fingertips with the release of two new mealtime guides from Gympie-based mum Jody Allen. Better known as the Stay At Home Mum, Ms Allen’s latest book Weekday Dinners comes just a few months after the launch of The $50 Weekly Shop, which outlines the many ways in which average families can reduce their grocery bill. Weekday Dinners is the ultimate guide to putting that newfound knowledge to good use and is filled with even more tips and tricks. But the bulk of the book is made up of delicious recipes that you can start to cook at home right now.

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The Brown Trouts, Imperial Hotel Eumundi, 12pm The Vibe, The Surf Club Mooloolaba, 3pm Nick Reeves, Alex Surf Club, 4.30pm Alexis Sawford, Lemon and Thyme, 5pm Jase Fichera, Caloundra RSL, 5.30pm Ryan Delaney, Solbar, 6pm Tom Day, Solbar, 6pm Mitch & Georgia, Dicky Beach Surf Club, 6.30pm Malia Stirling, Imperial Hotel Eumundi, 7pm Girl Friday, Maroochy Surf Club, 7.30pm Sharon Brooks, Alex Surf Club, 7.30pm Beerwah’s Got Country, Beerwah Hotel, 8pm Osaka Punch, Solbar, 8pm Hobo Magic + The Unknowns, Solbar, 8pm Dan England, Palmwoods Hotel, 8.30pm Mr Perkins, The Surf Club Mooloolaba, 9pm Radio Saigon (Tribute), Caloundra RSL, 9pm

A night of laughter and entertainment awaits those who go along to Drag Queen Bingo. Backing up after last year’s sell-out event, Melony Brests and her dazzling sidekick Sal Monella will take centre stage to raise funds for the Sunshine Coast Environment Council. Doors open at 6.30pm with the first ball dropping at 7.30pm. Guests can bring their own food, but beverages are available to buy on the night. There will be plenty of prizes up for bingo winners plus additional raffle prizes. This 18-plus event might contain humour that might offend some. Drag Queen Bingo is on at the Coolum Civic Centre on November 10 from 6.30pm to 9.30pm. Tickets are $20 and available at scec-action.org.au.

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CALENDAR GIRLS WILL SHINE IRISH CULTURE COMES TO LIFE It is a production that has been seen by more than two million people worldwide and continues to captivate audiences with the beautifully executed performances. It is The Rhythms of Ireland. Choreographed by two-time world Irish dance champion Michael Donnellan and musically directed by champion musicians Martin O’Connell and Thomas Johnston, the show promises an entertaining and spectacular evening of traditional Irish dance, music and song enhanced by stunning costumes, lighting and sound. The Rhythms of Ireland is at The Events Centre, Caloundra on November 11 at 8pm. Tickets are $69.90 adult or $64.90 concession and children under 15, and are available at theeventscentre.com.au.

The world-acclaimed Calendar Girls is the final show of a very successful year for The Lind Theatre. Director Judith Boyd has gathered a cast of talented actors from across the Sunshine Coast for a limited season of eight performances. Ms Boyd is confident performing Calendar Girls in such an intimate theatre makes the stage version even more powerful than the film version of the heart-warming comedy, which starred Helen Mirren. With the creative assistance of Andrew Clasohm of Creative Persona Photography, The Lind Theatre ladies have also created a delightful calendar, which will be for sale before and during the run of the show. All profits from the calendar will go to the Queensland Cancer Council. Calendar Girls is on at The Lind Theatre, 16 Mitchell Street, Nambour from November 10. Tickets are available at lindlane.com.au.

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The impressive digital design work and commercial graphic portfolios of advanced-level design University of the Sunshine Coast students has become part of the annual portfolio exhibition, this year called PARADIGM: The Shape Of Things To Come. The exhibition incorporates graphic design, animation, illustration, magazine layouts, websites, digital prints and e-media produced by more than 55 students. USC Art Gallery manager Megan Williams says the exhibition will showcase the creative work and broad range of concepts created by USC students as they prepare to embark on careers in the creative industries. It is a unique opportunity to present their professional portfolios to industry and the community. PARADIGM: The Shape Of Things To Come, is at the University of the Sunshine Coast Art Gallery until November 18. Entry is free. The gallery is open from 10am to 4pm Monday to Saturday.

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home GREEN UP Greenery was announced as this year’s Pantone Colour ur of the Year, and for good reason. Add a splash of green n paint to a room and create a unique feature wall. Alternatively, brighten up a white space by painting a vintage cabinet. We like the Green Pepper colour from Haymes Paint.

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Lush greens, deep blues and vibrant orange – welcome to the jungle. This quirky style has once again raised its head, taking on catwalks all over the globe. Fashion labels are dishing out the tropical-themed designs and consumers are lapping it up. And, as often is the case, the runway trends drive interior style. This time is no different with the theme popping up in homes around the world. All you need to do is take a stroll through local boutiques and homewares stores to see that this trend has certainly taken hold.

The entryway to your home is the perfect place to introduce the theme. Potted plants, large ornate mirrors and artwork are great fixtures for this space.

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TEXTURE Texture is important in design because it creates atmosphere and helps identify a style immediately. This wall hanging from Go Arty is the perfect element for a jungle-inspired room. Visit goarty.com.au

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Creating the right feel is essential when undertaking home renovations, especially when you want a value increase to match your investment. Award-winning designer Adrian Ramsay will give you a glimpse into how it’s done. WORDS: Roxanne McCarty-O’Kane.

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ward-winning fashion and interior design guru Adrian Ramsay started his journey with humble beginnings, growing up on a farm outside Wellington in New Zealand. Although he lived in a rural town, he developed a passion for fashion and architecture at a young age, sketching the buildings he imagined from scenes in the Wild West novels that captivated him as a 10-year-old. He then went on to start designing custom-made formal trousers for his school friends. Both passions have developed into successful careers after Mr Ramsay quickly discovered a tendency towards innovation as opposed to following the grain. As a trained expert in the TRIZ methodology of systematic innovation, he spent several years at Airbus training engineers in innovation and problem solving across Europe, America and Australia before settling on the Sunshine Coast to start his own business, Adrian Ramsay Design House, in 2007. Mr Ramsay has since been involved in more than 100 home design projects throughout Australia, England, France, New Zealand and India. While it takes many years of study and hands-on experience to reach the heights of Mr Ramsay’s skill, he regularly hosts workshops to impart his knowledge with DIYers of all skill levels. His newest workshop is inspired by his latest USA design tour where he met with architects, interior designers and builders to discover design ideas and trends. “I was looking for a way to share my design knowledge to empower people to take on renovations and build homes that work for their lifestyles, families and environments,” Mr Ramsay says. “I understand what points they should be aware of when it comes to trends and

An Adrian Ramsay design outcomes. I see so many people who have the skills and passion and are just missing the experience and knowledge. “If I can share mine, this gives them the guidance to create a better home and environment. It benefits the whole family, which makes the world a better place.” Previous workshops have covered the topics of pools, bathrooms, kitchens, working with brick, rammed earth, and tropical trends and have attracted participants from across the Sunshine Coast, Brisbane and further afield. “I have worked with architects, other interior designers, builders, suppliers and people looking to tackle a project of their own at these workshops,” Mr Ramsay says. “Some are in their 20s, others in their 60s, with build budgets ranging from $10,000 to $2 million. While there isn’t a typical attendee, the common factor is

they love design and want to know more about it.” Mr Ramsay says a passion for designing living spaces is similar to those who get a thrill out of choosing what to wear. “You get to unpack the things that support you emotionally and wrap them around you in your home – it’s very satisfying and creates a place that’s you,” he says. “Also, there are a lot of homes that are poorly designed to start with that need reworking to meet personal needs and wants. “We expect a lot more these days than we did 30 years ago, so houses need to be altered to bring them up to the market and lifestyles. If you do it right, you’re adding great value to an investment so it’s smart to maximise any investment you have.” While on-trend styles might give homes

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pring is well and truly happening. The days are longer so it’s important to start your gardening early in the day and avoid the worst of the heat at midday. Remember your plants feel just the same – so whether it is watering, trimming, fertilising, transplanting or spraying, do this in the cool of the morning. There is still plenty of time to get summer annuals established and provide masses of colour. Now is the best time to be planting to Christmas displays. If you want a mass of red and white this festive season your best options are going to be petunias, dianthus, vinca and alyssum. Also keep an eye out for angelonia, dahlia, lobelia, torenia, verbena and cosmos. These will all perform well this season. In the vegie patch start on all the leafy greens. Start planting now for beans, corn, lettuce, bok choi, pak choi, silverbeet, pumpkins, watermelons, cucumbers and zucchini. Herbs such as basil, parsley, oregano, marjoram, mint and tarragon are all looking good at the moment. There are some key jobs to be done this month in the garden, so make sure you take advantage of the weather to keep growth happening all season. Azaleas, camellia, gardenia, magnolia and michelia have all

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been or about to be flowering, which means it is time to fertilise. Use a specific fertiliser for these plants at least once a year. These plants are also fairly shallow rooted, so make sure you water well before fertilising, and water well after. Mulching will help ensure these plants don’t dry out and the fertiliser breaks down into the soil. Many citrus have been fruiting so it might be time to tidy up the trees and prepare for the next crop. The golden rule is always prune after fruiting, so if your tree is flowering you might have to wait until after the next crop. Ensure you prune to allow maximum sunlight to reach all parts of the tree, and fertilise well. Fruit and citrus

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BEEFING UP THE E-CLASS The release of the Mercedes-Benz All-Terrain might be a sign of things to come from Europe, writes Peter Atkinson, AAP.

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aybe it’s by virtue of our remote location at the bottom end of the globe. Perhaps it’s because we’re one of the few right-hand-drive markets in the automotive world. Or perhaps it’s because in global terms, Australia is a tiny speck on the radar for the big European manufacturers. Whatever the reason, we have tended to get a relatively small selection of the models produced by the world’s biggest marques. In Europe, all-wheel-drive is a popular option on many prestige models. Yet in

Australia, with the exception of SUV models, we see very little all-wheel grip in Euro dealerships. Audi is the exception, with all-wheel-drive Quattro versions of just about every car in its fleet. But the other big Euro players have largely stuck to front- or rear-wheel drive for their sedans and wagons. Maybe that’s beginning to change with the roll-out of this machine from MercedesBenz – its new E-Class All-Terrain model. It’s the first such variant to be unveiled Down Under by the German uber marque. Essentially it’s an E-Class luxury wagon

with Benz’s ‘4Matic’ all-wheel-drive system, plus more ground clearance and some tough-looking styling cues to emphasise its rugged persona. Don’t expect to see this one on many beaches or muddy tracks, though. More likely it’s here to appeal to the outdoorsy types who like to head from the city to the snow in winter, or mountain bike tracks in summer, and would like to do so in the comfort and safety of an all-wheel-drive machine. Particularly one with the worldfamous three-point star on the bonnet. The All-Terrain is offered in one form only – the E220 variant with a two-litre turbo-diesel engine. It provides adequate if not exactly breathtaking performance (143kW, 400NM) but with impressive fuel efficiency and driving range. It will go more than 1000 kilometres on a tankful – perfect for a weekend at the snow. The compromise is that it’s no firecracker to drive. It’s a little pedestrian away from the lights and lacks the responsiveness we’ve come to expect from high-end Euro diesels. That’s probably okay for the All-Terrain’s target market, because it’s primarily pitched as a car that will likely spend weekdays chugging around in commuter traffic and weekends loping along the freeway on the way to overnight adventures. And in that context it’s perfectly suited for purpose. Inside, the All-Terrain is premium Benz with a brilliant digital widescreen cockpit

format and impressive design with the turbo-style air vents, leather-trimmed dash and door fascias and the very best of finishes. Beautiful and practical. It’s a particularly serene and comfortable place to be. The All-Terrain is quite keenly priced at $109,900 plus onroad costs. By way of comparison, a Benz E220 diesel sedan (there’s no standard wagon on sale in Australia yet) is more than $15,000 cheaper than the All-Terrain. But it doesn’t offer all-wheel-drive. Which, when it all comes down to it, is the whole point.

MERCEDES-BENZ E220 ALL-TERRAIN HOW BIG? It’s based on the E-Class executive wagon – so it’s a full-sizer that gets some additional road presence courtesy of its raised ride height. There is plenty of space for five adults, plus all their gear, for a weekend getaway. HOW FAST? Not particularly. The four-cylinder diesel is efficient and effective, but not sporty. HOW THIRSTY? That diesel, combined with a nine-speed automatic transmission, will get you figures as low as a combined 5.7L/100km, which is phenomenal for such a big, versatile machine. HOW MUCH? Retail is $109,900 plus onroads; our test car added premium paint and a Vision Package that pushed the ask to $116,880.

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Lady luck comes calling early in the week! But in order to achieve success, abstract ideas must be transformed into practical projects. (And remember there’s a fine line between divine dreams and disappointing delusions.)

Even routine tasks will be fun on Monday, as Venus and Jupiter help you enjoy each step along the way. Some exercise will also help you bounce through the week. But if you don’t communicate clearly, then misunderstandings are likely.

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Monday’s Venus/Jupiter connection helps you pump up the charm at home or work. People are hoping you’ll come up with creative ideas, so dig deep. Saturday’s new moon signals nurturing old relationships and establishing new ones.

Family life looks fabulous early in the week, when Venus and Jupiter bless relationships with your favourite relatives. It’s not all fun and frivolity though! From Friday onwards the new moon reminds you there’s a backlog of chores to do at home.

Venus and Jupiter encourage you to contribute more to your community. Social media is also favoured as you text or publish your ideas to an appreciative audience. Aim for a mental spring-clean on the weekend, as you adapt to new ways of thinking.

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With party planets Venus and Jupiter linking up early in the week, it’s time to have fun, flirt, create and collaborate. So jump in and make the most of it! Then the new moon indicates a turnaround to do with money matters or self-esteem issues.

It’s a wonderful week to zero in on your special unique talent, and make a promise to yourself that you will develop it to full capacity. As entertainer (and fellow Scorpio) Katy Perry says “Find out what your gift is and nurture it.”

This week, with lucky Venus linking up with prosperity planet Jupiter, you’ll be given the opportunity to make extra money. And you’ll also be in the mood to spend! So strive to show some restraint, otherwise you’ll go from princess to pauper in a flash.

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Don’t hesitate to grab opportunities when they appear. If you maintain motivation and are proactive, then your life will move in new directions. With the new moon activating your hopes and wishes zone, it’s also time to review your goals and aspirations.

With Venus, Jupiter and the New Moon all stimulating your career zone, start thinking about strategic ways to create work opportunities and maximise your professional potential. It’s also a wonderful week to get positive feedback from your boss.

This week’s Venus/Jupiter vibes are wonderful for work and money. But don’t unintentionally mislead someone with mixed messages. Do your best to keep things clear. On the weekend, prepare for a fresh start in legal matters or commerce.

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STATE ELECTION WISHLIST

NEW DEVELOPMENT A SURE THING

Approval has been granted for a new development in Marcoola with direct access to the beach – no roads to cross.

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developing the site grew significantly when it became apparent that funding and approvals were in place for the new Sunshine Coast Airport runway, which is expected to be completed in 2020,” he says. “There is no doubt that the vast majority of Marcoola will benefit from reduced aircraft noise as a result of the direction of the new runway, which will only impact a reduced area well to the south of our site.” House and land prices at The Shore are

expected to begin from $880,000. With direct access to Marcoola beach from the freehold properties, Division 8 Councillor Jason O’Pray says the protection of the dunal foreshore into perpetuity has been an important part of negotiations with the developer. “It is also in keeping with council’s strong environmental and sustainable philosophy and we understand this arrangement may be the first of its kind in Australia,” Cr O’Pray says.

OCEAN VERGE With SIX beaches to choose from, the enviable coastal lifestyle is at your doorstep along with a huge selection of cafés, restaurants, beachfront dining, walking tracks, shops and open parks at your disposal. Boutique in scale and architecture, Ocean Verge Kings Beach offers just 40 apartments, all with secure basement parking rising 7 levels providing stunning ocean views, spacious designs and exacting attention to detail with premium fittings and fixtures. Investors and residents alike will take advantage of the stunning location, ocean views, market beating prices and indicative returns of *5.25% p.a.

The REIQ has released its wishlist for the November 25 state election. CEO Antonia Mercorella says the election offers voters an opportunity to cast a vote for a candidate who recognises the importance that the real estate sector plays in the state’s economy. “Real estate employs around 50,000 Queenslanders and this makes it of huge significance to the future fortunes of Queensland,’’ she says. The three key focuses of the REIQ include the First Homeowner Grant, which can assist young people to get their foot on the property ladder. As it stands, only those first homebuyers who are building their first home or buying off the plan are eligible for the grant, which locks out thousands of equally-deserving young Queenslanders from the property market. Broadening the grant will bring thousands of young Queenslanders to the property market, the REIQ states. Second on the organisation’s agenda is the issue of stamp duty, which the REIQ is urging the government to abolish. Finally, the REIQ is requesting mandatory CPD. “Consumer protection is at the heart of the REIQ’s push for the government to introduce mandatory continuing professional development for all real estate practitioners,’’ the organisation reports.

IS THE ABSOLUTE BEST VALUE WITHIN KINGS BEACH

2 BEDROOM APARTMENTS

$359,000 - $459,000 TOP FLOOR 3 BEDROOM $629,000 - $669,000

AGENT ON SITE SATURDAY AT 11AM 27 VERNEY STREET, KINGS BEACH PROJECT MARKETING oceanverge@prd.com.au 1800 988 242 - www.oceanverge.com.au 52 My Weekly Preview | November 10, 2017

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32 Prentis Road, Bli Bli Secluded Hilltop Sanctuary With Self-Contained Guest Studio • • • •

Huge two-level home with breath-taking views to the Coral Sea Dam with picnic area and large powered shed Includes fully self-contained granny flat or teenagers retreat Tranquil lifestyle surrounded by forest and multiple variety of fruit trees

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Modern home, Dual Living, 10 Acre Lifestyle Property

• Stunning sunsets from expansive veranda

This private rural property will take your breath away

Price: $750,000 Inspect: Saturday 11th November 11 - 11.45am • Room for boat and caravan Sunday 12th November 2 - 2.45pm • 5 KW Solar system www.outstandingagents.com.au ID: 19098675 • Established gardens and fruit trees Tony Bennett 0424 855 224 • Sparking in ground pool and entertainment tonybennett@remax.com.au RE/MAX Property Sales • Truly a private oasis

• 4 spacious bedrooms plus an office • Open plan, modern design, high ceilings • Wrap around verandahs, salt water pool • Self-contained studio, 20m x 7m shed • 51m x 28m sand arena, 4 paddocks, stables

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The “Height” of Sunshine Coast Living RESIDENTIAL LAND FROM ONLY $198,950 JUST 20 MINUTES TO COAST BEACHES LOT 64 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 95 96 97 98 99

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NOBODY IN THE WORLD SELLS MORE REAL ESTATE THAN RE/MAX.* MAPLETON, 11 College Road

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A Character Home & Your Acreage Lifestyle Retreat Here is a once in a lifetime opportunity to have your dream acreage retreat within a short stroll to Mapleton Village, shops, cafes & Tavern. • Gorgeous ‘A” Frame home on 7456m2 of lush level land • Separate & fully self contained unit as income stream or in law accom

Price: Offers from $675,000 considered Inspect: Saturday 12.00 - 1.00pm

Steve G Pery 0448 884 093 www.outstandingagents.com.au ID: 19180515

• Lots of space for cars & toys with workshop & extra storage room • Open lawn areas great for kids along with orchard & chicken run • Entertain with family on the verandah & be in splendour

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NOBODY IN THE WORLD SELLS NOBODY IN THE WORLD SELLS MORE REAL ESTATE THAN RE/MAX.* MORE REAL ESTATE THAN RE/MAX.* NINDERRY, 195 Fairhill Road

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Summer’s on its way and you can fully embrace all its glory in this lifestyle home. • Grandview built, quality neighbourhood • 2 living areas, central s/s kitchen, A/C • High ceilings, premium tapware, spa bath • Covered alfresco entertaining patio • Inground pool & sunbathing terrace • DLUG, rainwater tank, 740m2 flat block

Price: $749,000 • Undercover entertainment and gaming room Inspect: Saturday and Sunday 12 - 12.45pm www.outstandingagents.com.au • Plenty of parking / Home business ID: 19195855 • Wood fire in main living Tony Bennett 0424 855 224 tonybennett@remax.com.au • Brand new Solar hot water RE/MAX Property Sales • Room for horses and your family pets

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THE IDEAL FAMILY HOME This is a substantial family home located in a private cul-de-sac location only seven minutes drive to the beach. Positioned on 1067m2 level land and offering five bedrooms plus office or sixth bedroom. The home also includes two bathrooms, pool, three separate internal living areas and an outdoor entertaining covered deck complete with a built-in bar. The home features an oversized double lock-up garage plus additional off-street parking with room to park a caravan or boat, all hidden within a private tree oasis. This home, with rustic timber features and an internal fireplace is an ideal family home.

MAROOCHY RIVER VIEWS 12 LINDER PLACE, BUDERIM 5+ bed, 2 bath, 3+ car Contact agent Define Property Group 5478 2477 Mark Osborne 0423 106 384

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This renovated original homestead at Bli Bli has more than 40 metres of Maroochy River frontage. The home sits on a huge 2524m2 allotment. It is located five minutes from popular Sunshine Coast beaches and the Sunshine Coast Airport. The house has four bedrooms plus a study, two modern bathrooms and two separate living areas spread across two levels. A full length covered deck overlooks the pool and private boat ramp, which is one of only nine along the Maroochy River. The home has been partially renovated with a modern colour scheme and contemporary finishes that perfectly complement the beauty of the natural surroundings.

79 COOK ROAD, BLI BLI 4 bed, 2 bath, 2 car Auction on site Saturday, November 11 @ 3pm North Shore Realty 5448 7444 Liz Hope 0422 494 686

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DOONAN, 13 Orchard Grove

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Private Rainforest Retreat With Entertaining ‘X’ Factor! Between the golden beaches of Noosa and the bustling markets of Eumundi, this home is where you will NOT be able to keep your family and friends away from Sunday brunch and holiday festivities. • Exclusive end of cul-de-sac only minutes to highway, shops, beaches • Two living spaces to set up as you please. Is a home office needed • 297 m2 single level on a 5,047 m2 lot. Room to do as you please.

Auction: Sunday 3rd December 2pm Inspect: Saturday 11.15am

Agent Chris Ryan 0455 974 039 www.remaxcoastandcountry.com.au ID: 19128455

• Modern kitchen - plentiful bench space and stainless appliances • Master suite, large WIR, resort ensuite, spa bath w garden view • 8 seat spa, bbq pavillion, night lighting, eastern statuary

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SPECTACULAR VIEWS IN EVERY DIRECTION – ALEXANDRA HEADLAND 44 Tantula Road East, Alexandra Headland This stunning contemporary home in one of the Coast’s most prestigious addresses and is sure to leave you breathless. Boasting superb elevation and picturesque panoramic ocean and hinterland views, this magnificent residence will appeal to the most astute buyer. Stylish and impressive in design, this immaculate abode blending functionality with high class finishes ticks all the boxes. Offering a versatile floorplan and pure luxury living with an endless choice of entertaining zones inside and out. Perfectly positioned with North facing aspect and close proximity to beaches and award winning restaurants, the beautiful home captures the Sunshine Coast lifestyle to perfection. For the opportunity to secure the ultimate coastal lifestyle in this Blue Chip beachside location - call Karen or Loren today!

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AUCTION WHERE LUXURY REACHES NEW HEIGHTS - STUNNING VIEWS IN EVERY DIRECTION 38/34 Canberra Terrace, Caloundra Showcasing this perfectly positioned luxurious penthouse with mesmerising panoramic views. Spacious and sophisticated, this lovely abode captures the breathtaking vistas from the ocean to Bribie Island and Pumistone Passage, through to the Glasshouse Mountains. Offering a liveable floorplan and a low maintenance lifestyle of unique charm and convenience, this beautiful home close to award winning restaurants, shops and pristine beaches ticks all the boxes. The owners are moving on - SELL IT NOW!

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CONTEMPORARY LOW MAINTENANCE LIFESTYLE - WALK TO DOUBLE BAY, PARKS & SHOPS 19 Bahamas Circuit, Kawana Island Within walking distance to Double Bay, restaurants, shops and only a five minute drive to our pristine beaches, 19 Bahamas Circuit, Kawana Island offers convenient, contemporary and low-maintenance living. The home features four bedrooms, three bathrooms and spacious living zones. The covered outdoor entertaining area off the dining and kitchen, overlook the stunning pool and tranquil water feature. This is the ultimate in easy family living in the heart of Kawana Island.

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$750,000 BELOW REPLACEMENT... SACRIFICED LUXURY AT ITS FINEST! 29 Bowerbird Place, Mons Set on an extremely private and tranquil 1730m2 of easy care land only minutes to Buderim Village, yet in a world on its own in every other way. This is no ordinary home! The planning, attention to detail, meticulous thought and execution throughout is exemplary. View the link below to get a small understanding, as good as our photos and video are, it is so much more in person. View the property video online bit.ly/29bowerbird

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17 LAKEFIELD CRESCENT, BEERWAH 4 bed, 2 bath, 2 car $565,000 Harcourts Caloundra 5438 1177 Michael Berry 0407 913 773

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13/62-66 Sixth Avenue, Maroochydore This stunning fully furnished apartment in the renowned Aqua Vista complex will surely impress. Offering quality finishes and an ideal coastal lifestyle, this stylish abode with panoramic views has it all. Perfectly positioned close to beaches, Maroochydore shopping precinct and award winning cafes & restaurants. With resort style facilities this is your opportunity to secure your own piece of paradise.

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Auction: Saturday 11th November at 1pm Inspect: Saturday 11th November 12.30-1pm Kellie Rose 0428 464 485 Loren Wimhurst 0415 380 222

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BRIGHTWATER BEAUTY Best Value Beachfront Unit Auction! MAROOCHYDORE 4/4 Aerodrome Road • Ocean views • Walk to shops, restaurants, medical • Beach across the road • Comfortable floor plan • Professional onsite managers Must Sell! Prior Offers Considered!

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This well-maintained, open-planned unit complex has its own on-site management, secure access and a kid-friendly lap pool complete with wading area and barbecue facilities, making this the ideal addition to your investment portfolio. Split across two floors, the lower level consists of an oversized single garage, open-planned lounge/dining area and fully equipped stoneladen kitchen with quality appliances. There’s also a study nook, toilet with powder basin, laundry, and a large under-stair storage room. Upstairs you’re greeted by two spacious bedrooms including a master bedroom with robe and ensuite, a large media zone and the main bathroom. It is located in a prime position opposite Aldi, Brightwater Tavern and a medical centre.

5/1 HIBBERTIA STREET, MOUNTAIN CREEK 2 bed, 2 bath, 1 car Offers over $369,000 Harcourts Buderim 5445 2777 Michael Chapman 0422 010 000

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Close to CBD, schools & hospitals

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Large lots 1,002m2 - 2,544m2

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Developer Ready To Meet The Market And Sell At Auction BUDERIM 1/8 GOLF STREET Positioned in one of the best residential locations on top of Buderim. If position, views, design and quality are attributes you are looking for then you must consider this exclusive opportunity. This large, detached town home will provide the low maintenance, high quality lifestyle you deserve. Both the Master Bedroom & upstairs lounge have coastal views towards Old Woman Island and beyond. Options are available to add an internal lift to future proof the home for you. • Brand New Standalone Luxury Town Home • Master Suite With WIR & Floor To Ceiling Tiled Ensuite • Coastal Views From Upstairs Lounge & Master Bedroom • Kitchen Incorporates A Full Suite Of SMEG Appliances • Fully Ducted Air Conditioning Throughout • Two-Pak Cabinetry & Stone Benches Throughout Contact me today to discuss how you can secure this last remaining residence.

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AUCTION On-Site Saturday 18th November At 2.00pm AGENT Russell Dell 0400 409 000

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Perched high in the prestigious ‘Plantation Rise’, Woombye, with views spanning 180 degree’s over the newly established estate ending with divine sunsets over the majestic Blackall Ranges. • Kitchen stone bench tops continuing to outdoor servery • Ducted air with individual zoning ability throughout • Australian Beech wooden floor boards in main living areas • Separate media room • Salt water swimming pool • 5000L water tank • Very private, elevated 1013m2 Block Open for Inspection: Saturday and Sunday 11-11.30am 4 BED | 2 BATH | 2 CAR | 1 MEDIA | 1 POOL Address: 9 Ridgeview Place, Woombye Price: $729,000

On the market for the first time in 30 years, this substantial home offers huge lifestyle appeal. With deepwater ocean access, private pontoon and pool, some renovation flair would provide a rare opportunity to maximise its prime waterfront position. The home sits on a 721m2 block with 21.3m water frontage and boasts an outdoor alfresco area and gazebo with water views. You’ll enjoy swimming in the pool. Inside and the home has high, vaulted ceilings and a functional timber kitchen with servery and separate bar area. The large master retreat has a spa ensuite and balcony. The three other bedrooms have built-in robes and share a bathroom.

Craig Barnby 0427 533 731 craig@barnbyrealestate.com.au ID: 126433190

24 COOMAROO CRESCENT, MINYAMA 5 bed, 2 bath, 3 car Auction on site Saturday, November 25 @ 1pm McGrath Estate Agents Mooloolaba 5450 8000 Geoff Ohmsen 0412 103 147

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ALEXANDRA HEADLAND 4 Leo Crescent Imagine your new lifestyle, living just two streets from the beautiful Alex beach; positioned in the tightly held Golden Triangle, only 300m to the picturesque patrolled beach and cafĂŠs. Superbly appointed and built with the utmost quality, this brand new home will impress. Set over three levels with a lift, incorporating three living areas, intercom, six zone ducted refrigerated air-conditioning, concrete and block construction.

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UPCOMING AUCTIONS

AUCTION RESULTS

Here’s a preview of hot auctions taking place on the Sunshine Coast in the next seven days:

The easiest way to check out the latest auction results. 5 WAKE COURT, BIRTINYA Passed in, offers from $600,000 / 4 bed, 2 bath, 2 car Next Property Group 1300 400 777 Anthony Cargill 0432 993 555 Richard Scrivener 0416 799 188

2/15 ALICE STREET, ALEXANDRA HEADLANDS Auction on site Saturday, November 11 @ 10.45am Property Today 5444 2222 Jay Sherwell 0434 552 025 Josh Sherwell 0415 888 531 79 COOK ROAD, BLI BLI Auction on site Saturday, November 11 @ 3pm North Shore Realty 5448 7444 Liz Hope 0422 494 686 16 BRINGENBRONG DRIVE, BUDERIM Auction on site Saturday, November 11 @ 11am Century 21 Grant Smith Property 5445 8505 Grant Smith 0410 21 21 21

6 Burgundy Court, Bells Reach, Caloundra West 6 BURGUNDY COURT, BELLS REACH,

94 CHELSEA CRESCENT, MINYAMA SOLD under the hammer $1,220,000 / 4 bed, 2 bath, 2 car McGrath Mooloolaba 5450 8000 Geoff Ohmsen 0412 103 147

CALOUNDRA WEST Auction on site Saturday, November 11 @ 1pm Next Property Group 1300 400 777 Kellie Rose 0428 464 485 Loren Wimhurst 0415 380 222

6/6-8 MURABAN STREET, MOOLOOLABA SOLD / 3 bed, 2 bath, 1 car McGrath Mooloolaba 5450 8000 Kylie Bond 0427 626 359 Simon Thomas 0418 223 160

2/21 BARDAROO STREET, WARANA Passed in now listed at $659,0000 / 3 bed, 2 bath, 2 car McGrath Mooloolaba 5450 8000 Geoff Ohmsen 0412 103 147

MARKET TRACKER A list of what’s recently sold on the Coast: 12 GREG GREG COURT, BUDERIM $854,000 / 5 bed, 3 bath, 3 car Belle Property Buderim, Bevan Horsnell 29 LEE STREET, BUDERIM $1,123,000 / 6 bed, 3 bath, 4 car Next Property Group, Carmel La Macchia 21/11 TORAL DRIVE, BUDERIM $420,000 / 4 bed, 2 bath, 2 car Century 21 Grant Smith Property, Russell Dell 96 MOOLOOLAH DRIVE, MINYAMA $2,450,000 / 4 bed, 3 bath, 2 car Next Property Group, Karen Jones & Loren Wimhurst

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Auction on site Saturday, November 11 @ 5pm

My Weekly Preview inadvertently published an incorrect headline in the November 3 edition, at no fault of the agent, stating that the 6/6-8 Muraban Street, Mooloolaba property, marketed by McGrath Mooloolaba, has ocean views. This property does not have ocean views.

Harcourts Buderim 5445 2777 Michael Chapman 0422 010 000 45 LURNEA CRESCENT, MOUNTAIN CREEK Auction on site Saturday, November 11 @ 9am Platinum Properties 5437 8806 Steve Turner 0412 679 488

16 Bringenbrong Drive, Buderim

Sean Ferguson 0487 340 853

79 Cook Road, Bli Bli

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We put you first ALEXANDRA HEADLAND UNIT 6 “WINDARRA” 14 CAMFIELD STREET

OFFERS OVER $365,000

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North facing two bedroom unit in an unbeatable location. Sun drenched open plan living capturing sea breezes.

Setting the benchmark for Coastal family living and entertaining is this stunning home, fronting the internationally recognised Twin Waters Golf Course. Enjoy the spacious open plan living with an abundance of natural light throughout and the all encompassing beauty of owning a prestigious home amidst natures beautiful backdrop. You will be impressed with the oversized, stylish spaces on offer. • Outdoor screened Alfresco dining with built in BBQ • Three living areas • Ducted Vacuum system • Ducted Air conditioning • Security System INSPECT Saturday & Sunday 2-2:45pm FIRST NATIONAL COASTAL 5444 0800 SUZANNE ANNABEL 0411 106 791 WEB www.firstnationalcoastal.com.au

Bonus ‘Entertainment Room’ located on lower level with storage & shelving under staircase, kitchen sink, benchtop & bar - the possibilities of utilising this space are endless! Walk straight out onto pool area. First home buyers and investors should be quick to view… This is an attractive investment not to be missed. • Updated cabinetry in kitchen • Bonus Large Entertainment Room • Car park with built in storage facilities INSPECT Saturday 10.00-10.30am FIRST NATIONAL COASTAL 5444 0800 SUZANNE ANNABEL 0411 106 791 WEB www.firstnationalcoastal.com.au

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Caloundra - 5438 2166

Maroochydore - 5443 3377

Mooloolaba - 5444 0800

Nambour - 5441 1344

Sippy Downs - 5450 1515

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www.northshorerealty.com.au Open to View Saturday from 2pm

AUCTION SATURDAY 3PM

BLI BLI 79 Cook Road

On-site Auction Sat 11th November at 3pm

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BLI BLI 52 & 54 School Road

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Meet Agent On-Site This Sat 12noon

Liz Hope 0422 494 686 Jay Pashley 0407 119 355

2 premium generous building lots available - Front Lot 20 School Road-1250m2 & rear battle-axe Lot 21-1050m2 – ready to build on now! Situated in a sought after location just footsteps to local Primary School! Lots of space for your family home, pool, shed, outdoor entertaining areas & space for kids to play! Blocks offer a gentle slope with desirable sunny north facing aspect for tranquil living within a friendly community! Golf enthusiasts will love the nearby new 18 hole golf course & just mins drive to river to enjoy - kayaking, jet skis, fishing & boating!

Open to View Saturday 10-10.45am

Kerry Glover 0408 714 270 kerry@northshorerealty.com.au

Open to View Saturday & Sunday 12-1pm

ONLY 2 LEFT

MOUNT COOLUM Unit 1, 5 Quinn Court

Offers Around $300,000

AFFORDABLE LIVING WITH MOUNTAIN OUTLOOK Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of this affordably priced ground floor unit with 2 generous sized bedrooms, functional kitchen and private courtyard with peaceful outlook towards Mount Coolum. Great tenant in place paying $295 per week and low Body Corporate fees of approximately $900 p/a. Short walk to Mount Coolum Golf Club, local shopping centre including IGA supermarket, bakery, medical centre.

Coolum Beach Sales Marcoola Sales Permanent Rentals Body Corporate

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27 Bond Street, Pelican Waters • Designed to take full advantage of 37m water frontage • Seamless kitchen with walk in pantry and outdoor servery • Outdoor kitchen overlooking pool and sun deck • Main suite opens out to waterfront deck • Media room, security, vac maid, floating pontoon • Oversized garaging + storage + side access • Private and secluded. An absolutely stunning home!

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44 The Passage, Pelican Waters Immaculate waterfront property offering but not limited to: • Open plan kitchen with walk in Pantry • 5 oversized bedrooms with walk in robes • Huge waterfront master suite-stunning ensuite • Media/additional living room + office • Pool, outdoor shower, deck and multiple entertaining • This show stopping residence offers it all.

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75 Palmer Avenue, Golden Beach • Brand new, architecturally designed home finished with Italian porcelain tiles • Stunning kitchen with stone benches, Bosch appliances and butler’s pantry • Fully insulated walls and ceilings - energy efficient and quiet • First class fittings and fixtures throughout • Huge North-East facing alfresco area

5 Aucঞon On site Sunday, 26 November at 2pm

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Shop 2, 18 Blackall Street, WOOMBYE

DIDDILLIBAH 11 Rose Marie Drive

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SOPHISTICATED, STYLISH – DUAL LIVING SUITABLE – WOW! • Huge modern home approx. 430sqm on 1.8 acre bush block with views, pool and privacy • Innovative floor plan provides option to split the home into 2 separate 2 x 2 bed 2 bath facilities • Massive main open plan living area 12m x 7m with chefs kitchen & dual outdoor entertainment decks, 9” ceilings, ducted air con • Central, quiet cul de sac, quiet location, Motivated Sellers

Price: Superb Quality $ Value Inspect: Saturday 2-2.40 pm Contact: Kirk Patrick 0439 395 599 Gary De Paoli 0408 731 412 www.riddellrealestate.com.au Property ID: 530274

NAMBOUR: 17 POSSUM PL. “BRAND NEW FAMILY HOME”. Quality built new home in Pine Tree Rise Estate, 4bed, 2bath, 2car accom, open plan, entertaining deck.

BURNSIDE: 42 TRAMLINE RISE DR. “BRAND NEW” 2bath family home, entertaining area, spacious open plan living, rural views. “Builders Warranty”.

WOOMBYE: 12 HORIZONS WAY. “NEW DUPLEX”. Both units 3brms, 2bath, 2 car. Open plan living, private patio, air conditioned, quality fixtures & fittings throughout. Truly a stylish design with stylish street appeal.

WOOMBYE: L54 HORIZONS WAY. “BRAND NEW”. 4brms, 2bathrooms, 2car. Stylish family design. 800m2 block, only mins. To Woombye & Palmwoods.

OPEN SAT. 11-11.40 HIGH $400,000’S OPEN SAT. 11-11.40 $488,000

IMPECCABLE PRESENTATION

OPEN SAT. 12-12.40 U1 $489,000 U2 $479,500

Be impressed with this home, which is set on just under half an acre. It is positioned so there are no neighbours in site and is elevated to catch the breeze. With two ensuited bedrooms and three additional bedrooms, the layout will suit many lifestyles. There are high ceilings throughout, ducted air and vacuum. In addition to the five bedrooms, the home also has an office and media room. Outside and there is a large lap pool plus an outdoor entertaining area. An added bonus is the alarm system and electric gates ensuring privacy. The property is fully fenced and has an eco septic system.

OPEN SAT. 12-12.40 MID $600,000’S OPEN SAT. 12-12.40 $349,000

BURNSIDE: 23 JUDITH ST. “FAMILY HOME” 3bed, 1bath, 1car, large living area, gently sloping block with side access.

OPEN SAT. 12-12.40 HIGH $200,000’S

WOOMBYE: 3/29A BLACKALL ST. Neat and tidy, 2 bedroom unit. Quiet and private. Walk to all conveniences – shops, transport, hotel, sporting, bakery.

NAMBOUR: UNIT 2/7 PARSONS ST. “SPACIOUS DUPLEX” Contemporary Design, 2 levels, open plan, raked ceilings, private leafy backdrop. Short walk Nambour.

OPEN SAT. 2-2.40 $319,000

158 WHITES ROAD, BUDERIM 5 bed, 3 bath, 2 car $879,000 Elders Palmwoods 5478 9122 Mike Burns 0418 991 702 Meng Meng 0426 282 229

Gary De Paoli 0408 731 412 | Kirk Patrick 0439 395 599 | John Pyne 0418 710 209 | Virginia Brown 0400 763 837 | BJ Fullarton 0413 301 579

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INSPECT – SATURDAY & SUNDAY 9 – 9.30 AM

IN TOWN ON 2 ½ AC – WOW! 40 Image Flat Road, NAMBOUR

RAINFOREST RETREAT Highly regarded in Rainforest Sanctuary, this architectural inspired residence is positioned down a private remote gated driveway adjoining bushland. When privacy and outlook are imperative, this custom designed residence does the property justice. As you approach the home its architectural lines and design will entice you, as you step into a cleverly designed family home. There is a media room to the front as the hall leads you into a casual open plan living space, centred by a neutral kitchen with stone tops and stainless steel appliances. With a private setting, this home is the ideal low maintenance family retreat.

Impossible? Not so at all!! Magnificent character home built to highest standard. Beautifully maintained, solid brick with high ceilings. Upper story insulated by concrete slab for comfort & sound. Grand timber staircase to 4 large bedrooms, renewed bathroom & ensuite. New kitchen with stone bench tops, quality appliances & dishwasher. Refurbished inground pool with new filter & pump. Surrounded by glorious easy care gardens creates privacy not normally found in town. This property represents outstanding value.

12 KAKADU LANE, BUDERIM 4 bed, 2 bath, 2 car $799,000 Century 21 Grant Smith Property 5445 8505 Grant Smith 0410 21 21 21

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AUCTION THIS SATURDAY

ALEXANDRA HEADLAND 2/15 Alice Street

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This tri-level townhouse in Alexandra Headland’s coveted ‘Golden Triangle’ has been stylishly and tastefully renovated; modernised to the highest standard, it’s sure to impress. Just 150 metres to the beach, seize this opportunity to live an amazing lifestyle in a desirable location. Whether enjoying a BBQ in your private courtyard with family, or relaxing up on the balcony with a glass of wine and a good book, soaking up the gentle sea breezes and listening to the sound of the surf…this is a property where you can truly embrace our wonderful climate alfresco. Nothing to spend, nothing to do, just pack your toothbrush, bathers and sunscreen and move straight in. Christmas drinks at your place this year; no excuse!

Auction On-Site Saturday 11th November at 10.45am View Saturday from 10am

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ruly a one of a kind property with unlimited potential in a highly sought after area has just become available. The house has four bedrooms and two bathrooms and is currently rented for $595 a week. The adjacent unit has two bedrooms and one bathroom and is currently rented for $375 a week. The entire property is 1282m2 in size and features a 5KW solar system. It is located close to private schools and is in the Mountain Creek School zone. The property is close to parks, shops, the university and beaches.

45 LURNEA CRESCENT, MOUNTAIN CREEK 6 bed, 3 bath, 2 car Auction on site Saturday, November 11 @ 9am Platinum Property Group 5437 8806 Steve Turner 0412 679 488

Genuine rainforest outlook creating a unique tropical experience

Fees y or Exit r t n E , y t p du s no stam pital Gain a C ll a You pay in reta Owners

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• Already built, NO WAITING TIME for construction • Freestanding home within a fantastic new and secure Over 50’s Lifestyle Community • Compares very favourably against ‘off-plan’ home sales, all living areas enjoy a northerly aspect • Arguably the best home location in the entire complex – see for yourself and you be the judge! • Totally private, quiet and at the very end of a peaceful cul-de-sac • 8 star energy rated steel framed construction, solar panels, full heat and sound insulation • Fully air-conditioned, ultra-modern kitchen, vaulted ceilings and a long list of extra inclusions • Spacious interior, no expense has been spared within this luxurious modern home • Relax back and take in the rainforest vista from your 32 jet Hydrotherapeutic spa • Multi-million dollar Leisure Center now nearing completion

Inspect: Saturday 11 November 10.30am to 11am & 4pm to 5pm OR view any time by appointment Susan Peet M 0438 123 838, susiepeet@gmail.com www.realestate.com.au ID:126691210 myweeklypreview.com.au

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AUCTION SATURDAY

Minyama, 16 Jessica Blvd

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Deepwater - Deceased Estate For the first time in 21years, the opportunity to own this Blue Chip Deepwater investment property could be yours. The executors of the estate have made it clear they want it SOLD! Solid foundations and hardwood frame make this the ideal renovator for those with creative flare. Aternatively, start from scratch and design your own waterfront masterpiece.

Pelican Waters, 5 Tytherleigh Lane

• 740m2 Deepwater block • 18.5m frontage with Pontoon • 273m2 home • 4 Large Bedrooms + 2 Living Areas • Perfect bones to re-invent the property • Demolish and build your dream home • Selling ‘As Is’ - MUST BE SOLD!

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Michael Chapman 0422 010 000

Kings Beach, 205/42 Queen Street

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Tranquil Lakefront Living at Pelican Waters

Price on application

Absolutely Must Be Sold!

Offers over $429,000

Stunning 5 bedroom low set home located in a quiet lakefront position in Pelican Waters. The spacious home has been cleverly designed with high ceilings a multitude of windows that drench the living rooms with natural light.

View Inspect by Appointment caloundra.harcourts.com.au /QCA2697 Steve Venn 0418 288 325

Featuring a generous three bedroom layout, this apartment is suited to owner occupiers with great sized living and balcony with water views North to Mount Coolum. Great onsite facilities include swimming pool, spa, gym, sauna.

View Saturday 9 - 9.30am caloundra.harcourts.com.au /QCA2478 Jake Mackay 0430 283 293

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RENOVATOR’S DREAM Beerwah, 17 Lakefield Crescent 4 Builders Stock Below Replacement Cost!! $559,000 This stunning spacious family home represents fantastic value and requires immediate sale. Mount Coochin Reserve directly across the road. Boasting 2 large living areas, gas cooking, stone benchtops throughout and so much more…

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26 WIAN STREET, BUDERIM

Located in a level cul-de-sac on Buderim is this 815m² property. The house is a great bonus to renovate or rebuild on an outstanding allotment only a short, level stroll to the Buderim Village. The existing residence offers three spacious bedrooms, two bathrooms, open plan living and a fourth bedroom, home office or multi-purpose room. At the rear of the home a large timber deck overlooks the level backyard. This is the perfect entry price point home on Buderim. It will also appeal to those buyers seeking quality land with the ability to rent the existing home out in the meantime.

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View Saturday 11-11.30am caloundra.harcourts.com.au /QCA2838 Michael Berry 0407 913 773

3 bed, 2 bath, 1 car $595,000 Century 21 Grant Smith Property 5445 8505 Grant Smith 0410 21 21 21

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MOOLOOLABA, 135 Buderim Avenue

Mooloolaba Beach House Must Be Sold! Buyers I welcome you to the “Butterfly House”, 1950’s charm with modern luxury are just a couple of things that come to mind the moment you step into this stunning property. Located just walking distance to the world famous Mooloolaba & Alex beaches your mornings could be filled with surf, sand, cool coffee shops and world class restaurants this perfect location provides. With such a unique house in such a prime location on offer act fast or you will miss out. If you are interested in your very own private viewing call Jordan Barden on 0422 990 824.

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MAROOCHYDORE 175/19 Arwen Street

MOOLOOLABA 8/52 Toorumbee Drive Positioned between Alex and Mooloolaba Beaches this 2 bedroom apartment is a short stroll to either location, offering a spacious layout in an unbeatable position.The combined lounge and dining space is well designed and adjoins the spacious kitchen to ensure excellent interaction, yet private functionality. The kitchen is neatly presented and offers an abundance of cupboard and bench space. Complete with two well sized bedrooms ,the main bathroom offers a spacious layout plus the bonus of separate laundry & toilet. Perfect first home buyer or investment opportunity.

OPEN HOME: Sat 11th Nov 12-12.30pm

OPEN HOME: Inspect By Appointment VIEW AT: www.defineproperty.com.au PRICE: $310,000 AGENT: Ross Cattle 0410 625 758

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Conveniently located so close to everything, walk to transport, schools, neighbourhood park and local tavern. Just a 5 minute drive to Sunshine Plaza or motorway. The open-plan design is an excellent space for all to enjoy. As you enter the air-conditioned main living room, you will feel the space that this home has to offer. A well appointed kitchen, which has ample cupboard and bench space, completes the open plan living area. Both the master & second bedroom are generous in size and feature built in wardrobes. Quiet & well maintained pet friendly complex with low BC fees.

OPEN HOME: Inspect By Appointment VIEW AT: www.defineproperty.com.au PRICE: $330,000 AGENT: Ross Cattle 0410 625 758

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for sale

for sale

Open House Saturday 11 - 11.30

View by Appointment

Carefree, terrace home at 102 Sunshine Cove Way.

Versatile family home at 4 Hidden Place, Sunshine Cove

This would make an ideal new home for a busy professional couple or investment property.

This is a lovely home just one street back from the lake. Within easy walk to central parks, bike and path ways to the rest of Sunshine Cove facilities and the city heart of Maroochydore. • Great sized kitchen well facilitated with large island bench, dishwasher and electric cook top plus a walk in pantry that offers even more cupboard space. Plus internal laundry. • Good sized living area with dining adjacent to kitchen makes for plenty of space in lounge. • Large main bedroom with walk in robe, good sized ensuite with separate toilet, shower and his & her sinks. • Another sitting room upstairs for kids plus two bedrooms each with built in robes and fans. • Additional media room upstairs ready for Sunday afternoon movies and separate study nook.

• Light and airy open plan living downstairs with kitchen, dining and living plus outdoor entertaining area and handy study nook. • Good easy care kitchen with plenty of cupboard space, electric cook-top, pull-out range hood and under bench oven & dishwasher. • Main bedroom with private ensuite and walk in robe. Another two bedrooms upstairs with either a smaller fourth bedroom, office or study area. Additional, media room upstairs ready for Sunday afternoon movies or as the kids breakout space. With split system A/C with fans throughout.

$635,000

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Open House Saturday 10- 10.30

Open House Saturday 2 - 2.30

Generous family, lifestyle home at 116 Sunshine Cove Way

Great urban home at 5 Hervey Chase, Sunshine Cove.

Like outdoor entertaining? There a large outdoor alfresco area complete with BBQ, fridge and outdoor sink. Into boating? There’s space to secure your boat or camper behind locked gates. • Large kitchen, beautifully finished with ample cupboard storage, integrated dishwasher, induction cook top, double wall oven and microwave. Very chic style with black tap ware, sink as well as spacious stone benches. • Four bedrooms upstairs, main with walk in robe and large ensuite complete with stylish wall tiles, his & hers sinks, separate shower and WC. • Second bathroom matches the styling of the master ensuite and adds a fabulous free standing bath to the home. Additional media room upstairs ready for Sunday afternoon movies and separate study nook.

$725,000

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This urban terrace home is now complete, fully fenced and landscaped, all you’ll need to do is move in, relax and start enjoying your Sunshine Cove lifestyle. In the heart of Maroochydore! • Master bedroom with walk in robe, ensuite and own balcony. Your own private sanctuary. • Overlooks the downstairs living area, the kitchen features pullout pantry, induction cooktop and dishwasher. Also opens out to courtyard ideal for entertaining • Clever design captures breezes and enables light throughout both levels, and for those hotter days there’s air conditioning and fans to both levels • Secure, double lock up garage with plenty of storage room

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TV GUIDE

ABC (CH2)

SEVEN (CH6)

NINE (CH5)

WIN (CH8)

SBS (CH3)

FRIDAY

6.10pm Grand Designs. 7.00 ABC News. 7.30 DCI Banks. (M) 8.20 Endeavour. (M) Morse’s intellect is taxed by a suicide. 9.50 Planet America. 10.20 Lateline. 10.50 MOVIE An Accidental Soldier. (2013) (M)

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 Seven News. 7.00 Better Homes And Gardens. 8.30 MOVIE The Lost World: Jurassic Park. (1997) (PG) Jeff Goldblum, Julianne Moore. A team visits an island of dinosaurs. 11.05 To Be Advised.

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 MOVIE Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban. (2004) (PG) Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint. Harry Potter is being hunted. 10.15 Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders. (MA15+) 11.15 Fugitive: Black Ops. (M)

6pm WIN News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 The Living Room. 8.30 The Graham Norton Show. Guests include Dame Judi Dench. 9.30 Have You Been Paying Attention? Hosted by Tom Gleisner. 10.30 To Be Advised. 11.30 WIN News.

6pm Gourmet Farmer Australia. 6.30 SBS World News. 7.30 The Secret Life Of King Charles II. A look at the private life of King Charles II. 8.30 MOVIE Valkyrie. (2008) Tom Cruise, Bill Nighy. An officer tries to assassinate Hitler. 10.40 SBS News.

SATURDAY

6pm Compass. (PG) 6.30 A Taste Of Landline. 7.00 ABC News. 7.30 Victoria. (PG) 8.20 The Last Post. (M) The NLF want to make a trade. 9.20 Doctor Foster. (M) Part 4 of 5. 10.15 The Doctor Blake Mysteries. (M)

6pm Seven News. 6.30 Rugby League World Cup PreGame Show. A look at the Rugby League World Cup. 7.00 Rugby League. World Cup. Australia v Lebanon. From Allianz Stadium, Sydney. 9.30 To Be Advised. 11.30 The Goldbergs. (PG)

6pm Nine News. 7.00 MOVIE Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire. (2005) (PG) Daniel Radcliffe. Harry competes in the Triwizard Tournament. 10.00 MOVIE Stonehearst Asylum. (2014) (M) Jim Sturgess, Ben Kingsley. A doctor at an asylum falls for an inmate.

6pm Jamie’s Super Food Family Classics. 7.00 To Be Advised. 8.00 Territory Cops. (PG) Tizzy raids a well-known drug den. 8.30 Shaka Zulu. (MA15+) Charts the life of Zulu king, Shaka. 10.30 To Be Advised. 11.00 48 Hours. (M)

6.30pm SBS World News. 7.30 Nazi Megastructures: V-2 Rocket Bases. (PG) 8.30 Hijacked: London Under Siege. (M) A look at the Iranian Embassy siege. 9.25 MOVIE Boogie Nights. (1997) (MA15+) Mark Wahlberg. A young man becomes an adult movie star.

SUNDAY

6pm Classic Countdown. (PG) 7.00 ABC News. 7.40 Doc Martin. (M) 8.30 MOVIE The Doctor Blake Mysteries: Family Portrait. (2017) Craig McLachlan, Nadine Garner. Blake investigates a missing person’s case. 10.10 Wallander. (M)

6pm Seven News. 7.00 The Wall. (PG) 8.00 Sunday Night. Hosted by Melissa Doyle. 8.45 MOVIE Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens. (2015) (M) Harrison Ford, Daisy Ridley. A new evil threatens the galaxy. 11.45 To Be Advised.

6pm Nine News. 7.00 Family Food Fight. (PG) 8.30 60 Minutes. Current affairs program. 9.30 Australian Crime Stories: Jockey Smith – Public Enemy No. One. (M) 10.30 See No Evil. (M) 11.35 House. (M)

6pm Family Feud: Sunday. 6.30 The Sunday Project. 7.30 Bull. (M) 8.30 Wisdom Of The Crowd. (PG) New footage of Tanner’s daughter is found. 9.30 NCIS: New Orleans. 10.30 The Sunday Project. 11.30 48 Hours. (M)

6.30pm SBS World News. 7.30 Secrets Of The Pyramids. Part 2 of 2. 8.30 The Nineties: Music. Explores music in the ’90s. 10.20 Sex Diaries: Webcam Couples. (MA15+)

MONDAY

6.10pm Grand Designs. (PG) 7.00 News. 7.30 7.30. 8.00 Australian Story: Behind The Mask – Mike Willesee Pt 2. 8.30 Four Corners. Presented by Sarah Ferguson. 9.15 Media Watch. (PG) 9.35 Q&A.

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 Seven News. 7.00 Home And Away. (PG) 7.30 Instant Hotel. (M) Hosted by Luke Jacobz. 8.40 Liar. (M) Laura’s worst fears come to pass. 10.40 The Blacklist. (M)

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 Family Food Fight. (PG) 8.45 Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders. 9.45 Chicago Justice. (M) 10.45 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. (M) 11.45 Law & Order. (M)

6pm WIN News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 All-Star Family Feud. 8.30 Have You Been Paying Attention? Hosted by Tom Gleisner. 9.30 Man With A Plan. Adam and Andi leave Kate in charge at home. 10.30 To Be Advised. 11.30 The Project.

6pm Gourmet Farmer Afloat. 6.30 SBS World News. 7.30 River Cottage Australia. 8.30 The World’s Most Extraordinary People: Discovery. (M) Presented by Gabriel Weston. 9.40 24 Hours In Emergency: Just Seventeen. 10.35 SBS News.

TUESDAY

6.10pm Grand Designs. 7.00 News. 7.30 7.30. 8.00 Screen Time. 8.30 Keeping Australia Safe. (M) A judge decides the fate of a 20-year-old man. 9.30 Blasko. (M) 10.25 Lateline.

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 News. 7.00 Home And Away. (PG) 7.30 Instant Hotel. (PG) 8.45 The Good Doctor. (M) The team deals with a series of allergic reactions. 9.45 Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders. (M)

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 Family Food Fight. (PG) 8.45 The Big Bang Theory. (PG) 9.15 Kath & Kim. (PG) Sharon has sworn off men. 10.15 The Big Bang Theory. (PG) 10.45 Kevin Can Wait. (PG) 11.15 Cold Case. (M)

6pm WIN News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food. 8.40 NCIS. (M) Reeves’ friend is kidnapped. 9.40 NCIS: Los Angeles. Kensi deals with a break in at a missile facility. 10.40 To Be Advised. 11.30 WIN News.

6pm Gourmet Farmer Afloat. 6.30 News. 7.30 Great American Railroad Journeys. (PG) 8.30 Insight. Presented by Jenny Brockie. 9.30 Dateline. 10.00 Russia: Crushing Dissent. 10.30 SBS News.

WEDNESDAY

6.10pm Grand Designs. 7.00 News. 7.30 7.30. 8.00 Hard Quiz. (PG) 8.30 Gruen. Presented by Wil Anderson. 9.05 Rosehaven. (PG) 9.35 The Letdown. (M) 10.05 Adam Hills: The Last Leg.

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 News. 7.00 Home And Away. (PG) 7.30 Instant Hotel. (PG) 8.45 The Secret Daughter. (PG) There is friction between Billie and the VIP. 9.45 Jessica Mauboy: All The Hits Live. (PG)

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 Family Food Fight. (PG) 8.45 MOVIE Jurassic World. (2015) (M) Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard. A dinosaur escapes and goes on a killing spree at a theme park. 11.15 Movie Juice. 11.45 Chicago Med. (M)

6pm WIN News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food. 8.30 Sisters. (M) Julia searches for the Bechly babies. 9.30 Madam Secretary. (M) Nadine makes a difficult decision. 10.30 Hawaii Five-0. 11.30 WIN News.

6pm Gourmet Farmer Afloat. 6.30 SBS World News. 7.30 Europe’s Last Warrior Kings. (M) 8.40 The Mosque Next Door. Part 2 of 3. 9.40 Riviera. (MA15+) Irina reveals a family secret to Negrescu. 10.35 Cardinal. (MA15+)

THURSDAY

YOUR PRIME TIME TV GUIDE

7pm News. 7.30 7.30. 8.00 Insert Name Here. (M) 8.30 The Ex-PM. (M) Dugdale pays a visit to his billionaire benefactor. 9.00 Bucket. (M) 9.25 Back. (M) 9.55 Upper Middle Bogan. (M) 10.20 Lateline.

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 Seven News. 7.00 Home And Away. (PG) 8.30 The Good Doctor. (M) Shaun and Claire devise an experimental procedure. 9.30 The Grand Tour. (M) The boys head to Kakslauttanen in Finland. 11.00 The Goldbergs. (PG)

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 RBT. (PG) 8.30 Killer Women With Piers Morgan: Jennifer Mee. (PG) Part 3 of 5. 9.30 Wolf Creek. (M) 10.30 I Am Innocent. (MA15+) 11.30 Pompidou. (PG)

6pm News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 Cram! 8.30 Gogglebox. Opinionated viewers discuss TV shows. 9.30 Law & Order: SVU. 10.30 Blue Bloods. (M) 11.30 WIN News.

6pm Gourmet Farmer Afloat. 6.30 News. 7.30 Great British Railway Journeys. (PG) 8.05 Food Safari Earth. 8.35 River Cottage Australia. Paul enters the world of cheesemaking. 9.35 Bosch. (MA15+)

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FRIDAY

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 News. 7.30 Border Security. (PG) 8.00 Border Security: Int. (PG) 8.30 Selling Houses Australia. 10.30 To Build Or Not To Build. 11.30 Bargain Hunt.

6.30pm Rugby League. World Cup. Fiji v Italy. 9.00 MOVIE Terminator Genisys. (2015) (M) Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emilia Clarke. 11.35 Outback Truckers. (M)

6pm MOVIE Open Season 2. (2008) (PG) 7.30 MOVIE Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. (1994) (PG) 9.10 MOVIE 21 Jump Street. (2012) (MA15+) 11.20 WWE Smackdown. (MA15+)

6pm Come Dine With Me Couples. (PG) 7.00 To The Manor Born. 7.30 Stop, Search, Seize. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE Kinky Boots. (2005) (M) 10.40 MOVIE Trading Places. (1983) (M)

6pm Hogan’s Heroes. 6.30 Happy Days. (PG) 7.00 Happy Days. 7.30 MacGyver. (PG) 8.30 Walker, Texas Ranger. (M) 10.30 MOVIE Strength And Honour. (2007) (MA15+) Vinnie Jones.

6pm Family Feud. 6.30 Neighbours. (S) 7.00 Raymond. 7.30 Will & Grace. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE Jersey Girl. (2004) (M) Ben Affleck, Liv Tyler. 10.30 Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. 11.30 James Corden. (M)

SATURDAY

7pm Spicks And Specks. 7.30 Dynamo: Magician Impossible. 8.15 Would I Lie To You? 8.45 Live At The Apollo. 9.35 The IT Crowd. 10.00 Aaron Chen Tonight. 10.50 Plebs.

6pm For The Love Of Dogs. (PG) 6.30 Mighty Ships. (PG) 7.30 The Yorkshire Vet. (PG) 8.30 Escape To The Country. 10.30 Escape To The Continent. 11.45 Mighty Ships. (PG)

6pm Rugby League World Cup Pre-Game Show. 6.30 MOVIE Grudge Match. (2013) (PG) 8.45 MOVIE Face/Off. (1997) (M) 11.35 Car Crash TV. 12.05am Blokesworld.

6pm MOVIE Open Season 3. (2010) (G) 7.30 MOVIE Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls. (1995) (PG) 9.20 MOVIE 22 Jump Street. (2014) (MA15+) 11.30 Balls Of Steel Australia. (MA15+)

7pm MOVIE Memphis Belle. (1990) (PG) Matthew Modine, Eric Stoltz, Harry Connick Jr. 9.10 MOVIE Saving Private Ryan. (1998) (MA15+) Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Edward Burns.

6pm The Back Page. 6.45 Soccer. A-League. Round 6. Melbourne Victory v Brisbane Roar. 9.00 Car Crash Global: Caught On Camera. (PG) 10.00 Homicide: Hours To Kill. (M) 11.00 48 Hours. (M)

6pm Frasier. (PG) 6.30 Around The World In 80 Days. (PG) 8.30 Have You Been Paying Attention? (M) 9.30 Pacific Heat. (M) 10.30 The Loop. (PG)

7pm Spicks And Specks. (PG) 7.30 River Monsters. (PG) 8.30 To Be Advised. 10.35 Louis Theroux’s LA Stories. (M) 11.35 The Paedophile Hunters. (MA15+)

6.30pm For The Love Of Dogs. 7.00 Border Security USA. 7.30 Border Security. 9.00 Motorway Patrol. (PG) 9.30 Air Crash Investigation. (M) 10.30 Border Security USA.

8pm Rugby League. World Cup. England v France. From nib Stadium, Perth. 10.00 MOVIE S.W.A.T. (2003) (M) Samuel L Jackson, Colin Farrell, Michelle Rodriguez. 12.30am Ink Master. (M)

7.30pm The Big Bang Theory. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE The Dark Knight. (2008) (M) Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart. 11.30 The Big Bang Theory. (PG)

6pm Secret Dealers. (PG) 7.00 Planet Earth II. (PG) 8.10 Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. (PG) 9.10 Sherlock. (M) 11.10 The Closer. (M)

6pm Hogan’s Heroes. 6.30 Scorpion. 7.30 David Att’s Planet Earth. 8.30 MOVIE Kidnapping Mr Heineken. (2015) (M) 10.30 MotoGP. Race 18. Grand Prix of Valencia.

6pm Frasier. (PG) 6.30 Everybody Loves Raymond. 7.30 To Be Advised. 8.30 The Graham Norton Show. 9.30 To Be Advised. 10.30 Frasier. (PG) 11.30 Becker. (PG)

MONDAY

7pm Spicks And Specks. 7.30 River Monsters. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE Louis Theroux: My Scientology Movie. (2015) (M) Louis Theroux. 10.05 Ross Kemp: Extreme World. 10.50 To Be Advised.

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 Seven News. 7.30 Doc Martin. (PG) 8.30 Lewis. (M) 10.30 Suspects. (M) 11.30 Bargain Hunt.

6pm American Pickers. 7.00 Pawn Stars. 7.30 MOVIE Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull. (2008) (PG) 10.00 MOVIE Skyline. (2010) (M)

6pm Friends. (PG) 7.00 The Middle. (PG) 7.30 Science Of Stupid. (M) 8.30 MOVIE The Dark Knight Rises. (2012) (M) Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway. 11.45 Rick And Morty. (MA15+)

6pm Come Dine With Me Couples. (PG) 7.00 To The Manor Born. 7.30 Airport Security Colombia. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE American Hustle. (2013) (M) Christian Bale. 11.20 Murder In The First.

6pm Hogan’s Heroes. 6.30 Happy Days. 7.30 Hawaii Five-0. (M) 8.30 NCIS. (M) 10.30 Motor Racing. Formula 1. Race 19. Brazilian Grand Prix. 11.30 Elementary.

6pm Family Feud. 6.30 Neighbours. 7.00 Raymond. (PG) 7.30 Will & Grace. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE The Sixth Sense. (1999) Bruce Willis. 10.50 Frasier. (PG) 11.20 James Corden.

TUESDAY

7pm Spicks And Specks. 7.30 River Monsters. 8.20 Hard Quiz. 8.50 Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown. 9.35 Banged Up Abroad. 10.20 Ross Kemp: Extreme World.

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 Seven News. 7.30 A Touch Of Frost. (M) 9.30 Prime Suspect. (M) 11.30 Bargain Hunt.

6pm American Pickers. 7.00 Pawn Stars. 7.30 Highway Patrol. (PG) 8.30 Vegas Rat Rods. (PG) 9.30 Full Custom Garage. (PG) 10.30 Counting Cars. 11.00 Inside West Coast Customs.

6pm Friends. (PG) 7.00 The Middle. (PG) 7.30 RBT. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE Man Of Steel. (2013) (M) Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Russell Crowe. 11.15 Jail: Big Texas. (M) 11.45 Rick And Morty. (MA15+)

6pm Come Dine With Me Couples. (PG) 7.00 To The Manor Born. 7.30 New Tricks. (M) 8.40 Midsomer Murders. (M) 10.50 CSI: NY. (M)

6pm Hogan’s Heroes. 6.30 Happy Days. (PG) 7.00 Happy Days. 7.30 48 Hours. 8.30 Homicide: Hours To Kill. (M) 9.30 VF Confidential. (M) 10.30 Elementary.

6pm Family Feud. 6.30 Neighbours. 7.00 Raymond. 7.30 Will & Grace. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE Grosse Pointe Blank. (1997) John Cusack. 10.45 Frasier. (PG) 11.15 James Corden.

WEDNESDAY

7pm Spicks And Specks. 7.30 River Monsters. 8.30 Extreme UK With Reggie Yates. 9.30 My Online Nightmare. 10.30 Catfish: The TV Show. 11.10 Forbidden Love.

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 Seven News. 7.30 The Vicar Of Dibley. (PG) 8.30 A Touch Of Frost. (M) 10.30 Wallander. (M)

6pm American Pickers. 7.00 Pawn Stars. 7.30 Beach Cops. (PG) 8.00 Highway Cops. (PG) 8.30 American Restoration. (PG) 9.30 American Pickers. (PG) 10.30 Storage Wars. 11.30 Hardcore Pawn.

6pm Friends. 6.30 Soccer. 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier. CONCACAF–AFC Play-Off. Australia v Honduras. 9.00 MOVIE Swordfish. (2001) (M) 11.00 The Middle. 11.30 Late Programs.

6pm Come Dine With Me Couples. (PG) 7.00 To The Manor Born. 7.30 Call The Midwife. (M) 8.45 Poirot. (M) 10.45 Silent Witness. (MA15+) 11.55 Are You Being Served? (PG)

6pm Hogan’s Heroes. 6.30 Happy Days. 7.30 David Attenborough’s Africa. 8.30 Undercover Boss. (PG) 9.30 Todd Sampson’s Body Hack. (PG) 10.30 VF Confidential. (M) 11.30 Hogan’s Heroes.

6pm Family Feud. 6.30 Neighbours. 7.00 Raymond. (PG) 7.30 Will & Grace. (PG) 8.30 Strassman: Careful What You Wish For. (M) 10.30 The Graham Norton Show. (M) 11.30 James Corden.

7pm Spicks And Specks. 7.30 River Monsters. 8.20 Gruen XL. (M) 9.05 The IT Crowd. (M) 9.30 Aaron Chen Tonight. 10.15 Live At The Apollo. 11.00 Plebs. 11.50 The Inbetweeners.

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 Seven News. 7.30 The Durrells. (PG) 8.30 Murdoch Mysteries. (M) 11.30 Bargain Hunt.

6pm American Pickers. (PG) 7.00 American Restoration. (PG) 7.30 ScreenPLAY. (M) 8.00 Family Guy. (M) 8.30 MOVIE Battleship. (2012) (M) Taylor Kitsch. 11.00 American Dad! 12am Ink Master.

6pm Friends. (PG) 7.00 The Middle. (PG) 7.30 Survivor: Heroes V Healers V Hustlers. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE Wedding Crashers. (2005) (M) 10.50 WWE Raw. (MA15+) 11.50 Total Divas. (M)

6pm Come Dine With Me Couples. 7.00 To The Manor Born. 7.30 Death In Paradise. (M) 8.40 Lynda La Plante’s Trial & Retribution. (MA15+) 10.55 Cold Case. 11.55 Death In Paradise.

6pm Hogan’s Heroes. 6.30 Happy Days. (PG) 7.00 Happy Days. 7.30 Car Crash Global: Caught On Camera. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE Con Air. (1997) (M) Nicolas Cage. 11.00 Diagnosis Murder.

6pm Family Feud. 6.30 Neighbours. 7.00 Raymond. (PG) 7.30 Will & Grace. (PG) 8.30 Sex And The City. (M) 9.10 Sex And The City. (MA15+) 10.30 To Be Advised. 11.30 James Corden. (M)

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SURF REPORT

with MWP’s man in the water

While he is a 100 to one shot winning this year’s world title, Julian Wilson is a bloody magician. You know when you watch a magician close up, and you walk away wondering how the hell did they do that? The same applies to some recent footage where he was surfing at Coolum. Just your standard back-side 360 air… no biggy. But he lands switch foot and rides out of it. Mind blown. Maybe he can do some magic at pipe. This weekend will have some swell with SE winds, so points I guess. I heard a whisper of a little cove protected from SE wind which has amazing sand banks on the high tide… not where you think either. Hint… black snake country!

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My Weekly Preview Issue 474  

My Weekly Preview is a high-quality magazine delivering more of what matters to the Sunshine Coast. It features news, business, regular colu...