Page 1

MY WEEKLY

PREVIEW FREE NO PICNIC A STRAWBERRY FARMER’S LIFE

MY BUSINESS HOW TO INNOVATE AT ANY STAGE

liquid gold THE COAST’S CRAFT BEER MOVEMENT SIPS ON SUCCESS ISSUE 520 OCTOBER 5, 2018 DIGITAL EDITIONS & MORE >> MYWEEKLYPREVIEW.COM.AU

01.indd 1

+

PROPERTY 35 PAGES 2/10/2018 9:30:05 AM


why settle for loving life just over the holidays? The Sunshine Coast isn’t just the perfect place for a holiday. There’s so much more going on. The development of our new CBD, SunCentral and the recent announcement of Maroochydore becoming Australia’s new, global digital gateway are just two examples of just how good our economic future is looking. Whilst new homesites might be a little light on the ground until next year, there’s always a new opportunity for some lucky family to join the Sunshine Cove community, to enjoy the benefits of living within blossoming Maroochydore with a new home. From luxury waterfront homes to chic urban terraces, you’ll find some of the most architecturally innovative homes on the Sunshine Coast right here at Sunshine Cove. Why not drop by and take a look around for yourself. And when you are ready to take a closer look, come talk to us.

Maroochy River NOOSA Cotton Tree d oa

re

Sunshine Plaza

R

do

hy

Maroochydore CBD

oc

o ar

Maroochy Beach

M

2.3km

Maroochy Boulevard Sunshin

e Moto

rway

Alex Headland

Buderim

2.8km

3.2km

BRISBANE

LAND SALES CENTRE: 17 HIDDEN PLACE, SUNSHINE COVE, MAROOCHYDORE REAL STATE AGENCY: 21 FLINDERS LANE, SUNSHINE COVE, MAROOCHYDORE OPEN MONDAY TO SATURDAY CALL 1800 619 194 OR VISIT SUNSHINECOVE.COM.AU

02.indd 1

27/09/2018 1:40:59 PM


03.indd 1

27/09/2018 1:41:48 PM


04.indd 1

28/09/2018 12:44:35 PM


THE FIRST WORD

ISSUE 520 October 5, 2018

Win

How happy and healthy are you? You’ll find yourself posing these questions at the 2018 Conscious Life Festival, which is on October 20 and 21 at Venue 114. Join in tranformative and inspiring workshops and browse more than 100 stalls exhibiting food, holistic and health products. There will be meditation, blissful beats, alternative therapies, eco-friendly and organic food. The event is from 9.30am to 4.30pm both days. We have three double weekend passes to give away to the event.

FROM THE EDITOR

L

ast week’s bright and beautiful strawberry cover image certainly grabbed our community’s attention. Positive feedback on the photo, and our support of local producers and growers, is still pouring in. I believe this is a true indication of the Sunshine Coast’s commitment to our food and agricultural industry – an industry that is currently valued at $700 million and predicted to grow to $1 billion within the next three years. That’s a pretty impressive figure. In this edition of My Weekly Preview (which is also locally-owned and homegrown!) we continue to celebrate our region’s rich and diverse products. This time we’ve moved away from food to something a little smoother on the palate, not to mention thirst-quenching. The craft beer movement has taken the Sunshine Coast by storm, with 13 brewing companies based locally and we hear that this number is set to grow before the close of 2018. Turn to page 10 to read the story. Also this week, we feature one of our region’s many hardworking strawberry farmers. As Leigh Robshaw discovered while chatting with Di West of Suncoast Harvest, growing one of Queensland’s most loved fruits is no picnic. Our farmers – men and women – are the backbone of our nation, so let’s get behind them and buy local. Until next week, take care.

Candice

Candice Holznagel

cholznagel@myweeklypreview.com.au

For more information visit consciouslifeevents.com

Oktoberfest is set to take over Sunshine Coast Stadium on October 20 and you could join in all the fun. We have three double tickets to give away. You could be frocking up and celebrating all that is great about the German festival with a beer hall holding 3000 people. There will also be authentic food, including The German Sausage Hut and German Bakehouse, plus entertainment including The Alpenrose dancers, DJs, live music, competitions and an active kids’ zone with rides, games, face painting and a petting zoo. For more information visit oktoberfestsc.com.au

to enter Head to myweeklypreview.com.au and click on the win tab. Full terms and conditions are also available online. CONNECT WITH US

THIS WEEK DRINK BUSINESS – We take a look at 10 THE the thriving craft beer movement. 18

COMING TOGETHER – The community bands together to support the McKeown family.

22

FOR LOVE – Strawberry farmer Di West shares the ups and downs of life on the land.

36

@myweeklypreview #mwp #myweeklypreview #sunshinecoast #celebratelife

ABOUT US PHONE 5444 0152 editorial@myweeklypreview.com.au sales@myweeklypreview.com.au PO Box 6362, Maroochydore BC, Qld 4558.

MY TRAVEL – Come with us on a food adventure in South Africa.

+ PROPERTY

REGULARS 6 12 16 26

myweeklypreview.com.au @myweeklypreview

Quick chat Socials News summary My opinion

28 30 38 78

My body My time Business TV

Turn to page 43 for the latest and greatest in property. COVER IMAGE: Matt Wilson by Greg Gardner Photography

OUR STORY O M Weekly Preview is a high-quality magazine delivering more of what matters to the Sunshine My C Coast. It features news, business, regular columnists, interesting facts and figures for that hot topic at the dinner table, motoring, socials, travel, health, lifestyles and more, as well as the most up-to-date iinformation f on local real estate. The magazine is 100% locally owned, which means we don’t just talk about being local, we are local, we live it every day. Delivered fresh every Friday. We’re also conscious of the environment at MWP – all our home delivered magazines are wrapped in biodegradable plastic.

PUBLISHERS Anar Higgins, Darryl Olson, Michael Kramer, Noel Olson EDITORIAL Candice Holznagel, Leigh Robshaw, Roxanne McCarty-O’Kane, Jemma Pearson DESIGN Kath Hawkins, Ali Smith, Morgan Earney, Bradley Golding ADVERTISING Dave Hawkins, Bethan Eaton, Danielle Bussa, Kristie Waite, Nicky Spencer, Wendy McQuie OFFICE COORDINATOR Emily Bickhoff DISTRIBUTION distribution@myweeklypreview.com.au For publishers’ statement see the TV guide.

You can have the same carer each week who knows how to make your tea just right! Helping you live well at home: • Consistent carers • Choice and control for your care services • Low fees with no lock in contracts • 24/7 availability • Free in-home consultation

Contact us for a free copy of our information booklet 5491 6888 | www.homecareassistancesunshinecoast.com.au myweeklypreview.com.au

05.indd 1

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 5

2/10/2018 9:26:37 AM


MY

life

CALOUNDRA FILM FESTIVAL Film buffs rejoice! The fifth annual festival is on this month. The celebrated event provides a platform for local, Australian, international and student filmmakers to showcase their work. Australian film The Second, Korea’s I Can Speak and the Japanese film After the Storm form part of the extensive line-up.

What’s happening around the Coast this month?

Where: Big Screen Cinemas, Caloundra Visit: caloundrafilmfestival.com

OCTOBER

AN EVENING OF DEEPER CONVERSATIONS

09-17

11

Tired of small talk, chitchat and artificial infotainment? Join a unique new pop-up event for a fun, memorable and meaningful evening of inspiring conversations, hosted by journalist and therapist Yvette Nielsen.

22

SUNSHINE COAST FASHION FESTIVAL

Where: The Old Ambulance Station, Nambour Visit: eventfinda.com.au

12

BLOOMHILL CANCER CARE CHARITY AUCTION Thanks to Next Property Group, this event is now an annual major fundraiser for the cancer charity. Entry is free and there are silent auctions, raffles, a huge live auction and the chance to win a Mercedes-Benz GLC 250, donated by Aaron Crick of Sunshine Coast Mercedes-Benz. Tickets for the raffle are $100 and only 1100 will be sold.

Where: Maroochy RSL Visit: bloomhill.com.au/online-shop

Recognised as one of the region’s most prestigious events, this is a spectacular week of fashion events and shows all in under 24 hours. Catwalk shows include swimwear, resort wear, ready to wear and couture. The event also includes the Sunshine Coast Style Awards, the Trade Show, the Sunshine Coast Design Awards and Hall of Fame.

SANDFEST Bands, beach volleyball and beers – what more could you want for an epic day out? Sandfest will feature live music from OKA, Electrik Lemonade and Olivia Ruth plus live beach volleyball with the best players in the state. There will be food trucks and pop-up bars.

Where: The Sebel Pelican Waters Visit: sunshinecoastfashion festival.com

19-20

Where: Crusher Park, Nambour Visit: sandfestsunshinecoast.com.au

Let Ords tailor your portfolio for your unique needs

REALISE YOUR DREAMS WITH A TAILORED INVESTMENT SOLUTION Retirement 6 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

06.indd 1

Transparency of Investing - By utilising direct investments, one layer of fees is eliminated and all fees are totally transparent. You will know exactly how you are invested and what income your portfolio can be expected to generate. Access to Varied Investment Options - You will have access to Australian shares, all major international markets, property trusts, hybrid securities and other fixed interest investments as well as a range of investment options. Contact Ords Buderim and Discover the Value of our Advice ordsbuderim.com.au | 5430 4444 | buderim@ords.com.au Superannuation

Wealth Management

A007_BUD_1712_MyWeeklyPreview_Realise_Your_Dreams

We Invest Directly - Your portfolio will favour direct investments over managed funds, allowing us to minimise costs and tailor your cash flow and tax outcome to your individual needs.

Full Service Financial Advice myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:00:10 PM


SWAY BI RT I N YA

Your urban oasis

Artist’s impressions only.

COME HOME TO YOUR URBAN OASIS

New townhomes have just been launched in Birtinya, walking distance to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital. • 1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom options • Internal park with pool and BBQ pavilion • Only 3km to Bokarina Beach

All images and statements are based on information available to Stockland at the time of publication (September 2018) and may be subject to change without notice.'VSOJUVSFBOEEFDPSBUJWFJUFNTOPUJODMVEFE Information and images relating to landscaping are indicative only and may show plantings which may not be mature at settlement. Any indications of distance, location or size are approximate and for indicative purposes only, and are not to scale.

Register now for the VIP release Visit stockland.com.au/sway or call 0437 958 624

07.indd 1

28/09/2018 9:54:58 AM


FAST FACTS

with Candice Holznagel

OUR PLACE

BY THE NUMBERS

110

Get outdoors, go on a journey and educate the kids with a little history. Retrace Flinders’ discovery of the Pumicestone Passage and then head into the Glass House Mountains, which were named by Captain James Cook after the glass furnaces of Yorkshire.

The NRL grand final dates back to 1908, when the first game was held at the Royal Agricultural Society Showground. Last week’s game marked the competition’s 110th anniversary.

DO YOU REMEMBER?

QUOTE OF THE WEEK

DID YOU KNOW?

“Life is 10 per cent what happens to you and 90 per cent how you react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll

ON THIS DAY er 5 IN HISTORY Octob

Kleenex tissues were originally invented to be used as filters for gas masks during the First World War. In 1924, Kleenex was sold in America as a cold cream or makeup remover.

Shrinking empty potato chip packets in the oven and then using them as a keyring?

1789 – It’s the French Revolution and women of Paris march to Versailles to pass their demands on to Louis XVI. They demanded bread and confronted him about his refusal to promulgate the decrees on the abolition of feudalism. 2017 – The New York Times publishes an investigation into sexual harassment claims against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. This subsequently sparked the #MeToo campaign, which spread virally via social media.

Do you have an interesting fact or short tale about the Sunshine Coast region? Email me: cholznagel@myweeklypreview.com.au

WORD OF THE WEEK Viva voce By word of mouth.

LIFE HACKS Going camping and short of kindling for a campfire? Throw some Twisties in there to keep the fire burning.

Grand Opening Week

9g $a1nd4O9 penin E IV

Gr

E XC

Starting 6͏ October 2018

LUS

IBIZA ROPE DAYBED $1799 with 4 Scatter Cushions & Seat Base

9 $ra2nd1O9penIinVgE G

E XC

LUS

SABA $2499 4 Seater Modular Storage Set with Coffee Table

9 $17O9pening

E d Gran L U S I V E XC

19pe9 ning $a3 nd O I V E

Gr

ZEN BAR $2299

Unit 6 Maroochydore Homemaker Centre, 11/55 Maroochy Blvd, Maroochydore 4558

ESSENCE & COSMO CHAIR $3549 07 5479 3286

Essence Extension Table 8 Seater Dining Set

Valid

Extra

BONUS!

until 21/10/18

FREE DELIVERY to local area within 25km radius from store

8 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

08.indd 1

LUS

6 Seater Concrete Bar Set

Sunshine Coast - New Showroom

For every $1000 spend, choose ONE of the following offer

E XC

FREE HOMEWARES

FREE CUSHIONS

to the value of $100

to the value of $100

Present this ad to redeem. Mobile phone pictures are accepted.

Sydney | Melbourne | Brisbane | Sunshine Coast www.rmkb.com.au *Scatter cushions & accessories shown are not included. *Terms and conditions apply, see in store for details.

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 2:43:08 PM


SALE!

GET READY FOR

U BLINDS PRICE PR OM We will bea ISE t any written pric e *

PLANTATION SHUTTER GUARANTEE INSTALLATION PRE CHRISTMAS

BY 10% *for any co mparable product

SAVE

50

%* OFF

GUARANTEED LOWEST PRICES - URBAN SHUTTERS UP TO 50% OFF

SAVE

40

BARCELONA SEMI CASSETTE

SAVE

40

%*

%*

OFF

ROLLER BLINDS

ALL FABRIC AWNINGS

SAVE

30%

SAVE

*

50

FOLDING ARM AWNINGS - BARCELONA SEMI CASSETTE*

SAVE

%

OFF

URBAN ROLLER SHUTTERS

OFF

3500 X 3000 = $2990 MOTORISED + FIT* 4500 X 3000 = $3490 MOTORISED + FIT* 5500 X 3000 = $3990 MOTORISED + FIT*

*

OFF

URBAN VENETIANS

50

%* OFF

URBAN ALUMINIUM SHUTTERS

Servicing the Sunshine Coast and Hinterland

Call now for a FREE measure and quote! 1300 303 391 www.ublinds.com.au *Conditions apply, selected fabrics and materials. Offer ends 31/10/2018. Electrician & installation not included. BSA 58920.

09.indd 1

27/09/2018 1:54:09 PM


COVER STORY

CRAFT BEER REVOLUTION

Locals and tourists alike are loving the Sunshine Coast’s burgeoning craft beer breweries. ‘Beer tourism’ is attracting new visitors to the region and locals are snapping up new employment opportunities. WORDS: Roxanne McCarty-O’Kane.

Images: Greg Gardner Photography

I

’d like to introduce you to Iggy Hop, Social Jam, Fun Manchu, Hipsterdoofus, Voodoo Lady, Josh Porter and Deadbeat Boyfriend. No, this is not the line-up of the latest music festival. These are the names of some of Matt Wilson’s creations. He uses deliberate ingredient selection, scientific precision, artistic flair, aromatic prowess and literary genius to bring his craft beers to life. Mr Wilson is the founder and head brewer at the award-winning Moffat Beach Brewing Co and was one of the first venue owners in the region to take a punt at stocking only craft beers when he opened his doors six years ago. There were only a handful of microbreweries on the Coast at that stage, but the industry has flourished and the region is now home to 13, with more set to open before the end of the year. Although Deloitte research places craft beer volume at a maximum of three per cent across the nation, it is predicted to increase at a rate of five per cent each year for the next five years, far eclipsing the 1.7 per cent growth of the traditional commercial beer market. Mr Wilson says this is due to several factors, including growing consumer demand for sustainable practices and more people

10 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

10.indd 1

consciously supporting local businesses and their products. “There’s nothing like drinking a fresh brew at the place it was made,” he says. “I made a conscious decision to put craft beer in because it was not mainstream. When we first started working with the conservative Queensland palate it was slow going, but now the same customers are drinking nothing but Double IPAs (India Pale Ales), so I have

“Coast brewers are making beer with local produce and it’s perfect for drinking in our climate ” definitely seen a shift in how people are drinking and how people’s palates have evolved in the time we’ve been there.” One of the new kids on the block, Glass House Brewery owner Simon Michelangeli, is preparing to open his establishment at Forest Glen with a 200-seat venue and a brewery out the back. Mr Michelangeli moved up from Melbourne seeking the ideal location for his

venture and found it on the Coast. His friend and brewer with 15 years’ experience, Paul Sanders, will be taking control of the vats to produce signature brews that will be “more approachable” for craft beer novices. “I think good beer is appreciated anywhere and while there’s a greater awareness and understanding of craft beer in Melbourne, what I see is the Sunshine Coast readily adapting some of the trends we see in Melbourne and Sydney and putting a unique local spin on it,” he says. “From a Sunshine Coast point of view, the number of beers on tap has increased ten-fold in the past five to 10 years and we are now seeing a huge jump in the volume and quality of beer being produced here. “While for 95 per cent of beer drinkers, craft beer is still foreign, Coast brewers are making beer with local produce, and it’s perfect for drinking in our climate. They are more approachable than some of the experimental beers.” Mr Michelangeli says craft beer has become an art form and it is an important industry for the Sunshine Coast economy. “People don’t realise how many people are employed locally through the craft beer industry. Major commercial brewers employ the equivalent of half a person for every million litres of beer they produce,

whereas in the craft beer industry, every million litres gives a job to between 30 and 40 people,” he says. According to a 2017 IBA/Essential Economics study, more than 65 per cent of craft breweries are based outside capital cities and almost three quarters of people working in Australia’s beer industry are employed in the craft sector. Visit Sunshine Coast CEO Simon Latchford says this makes the industry both an attractive economic booster for the region, as well as a growing tourism magnet.

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 12:58:16 PM


COVER STORY “Craft beer has brewed up a new market niche for the Sunshine Coast’s tourism sector and breweries are now an integral component of the Sunshine Coast food and produce scene,’’ he says. “In addition, it is pleasing to see many brewers building close working relationships with local farmers, not just for disposal of spent grain for cattle, but for sourcing local fruit and produce for seasonal beers or to serve through their kitchens. “We have a remarkably talented group of brewers across the Coast who are starting to become known around the country. “Earlier this year, Moffat Beach Brewing Co won the Champion Small Brewer of Australia award in the annual BrewCon – Australian Brewers Conference and Awards, held in Sydney. They also won two gold medals, as did Brouhaha at Maleny. Macleod Brewing Co in Maleny, Sunshine Brewery and Land & Sea in Noosa all won silver. “What makes ‘beer tourism’ so attractive for visitors is that it provides a really rich and interesting insight into the character of the destination. Brewers are invariably passionate about their trade and love sharing stories about the trials and tribulations of setting up a brewery, and the sweat and tears that go into every brew, as well as sharing experimental and seasonal beers with visitors.” Events like the Sunshine Coast Craft Beer and Cider Festival and the inaugural Oktoberfest are providing another reason for people to visit, stay and spend in our region. “We are seeing new and innovative recipes coming out all the time and six new venues have opened since the last festival. “A number of our brewers are promising to bring specially crafted festival beers for punters to try,” Mr Latchford adds. With a need to make their mark on the industry and stand out, innovation and entrepreneurship are key characteristics of brewery owners across the region. In fact, there are four craft beer businesses listed as finalists across three different categories of the Sunshine Coast Business Awards; Brouhaha and Moffat Beach Brewing Co in agribusiness, TAPS Mooloolaba

Get hopping and support our locals 10 Toes, Bonsai Brewhouse, Brouhaha, Copperhead Restaurant and Brewery, Eumundi Brewery, Glass House Brewery (open soon), Heads of Noosa (open soon), Land & Sea, Macleod, Moffat Beach Brewing Co, Noosa Beer Co (open soon), Stalwart, Sunshine Brewery, Sunshine Coast Brewery, Wild Rocket at Misty’s, Your Mates.

in hospitality and Sunshine Coast Craft Beer Tours in the tours and transfers category. Thinking outside the square has been a necessity for Matt Hepburn and Christen McGarry, who founded Your Mates six years ago with a home brew recipe Mr McGarry created. Without the capital to establish their own brewing facility, Mr Hepburn and Mr McGarry became “gypsy brewers,” using the facilities of other local establishments to create their signature Larry and Donnie beers to begin selling wholesale three years ago. Their appearance on Channel 10’s Shark Tank in May appealing for investment to allow them to establish their own brewing facility didn’t see any of the high-profile panellists decide to sink funds into the project, but it did give them national exposure that saw them go on to secure funding. Mr Hepburn says they have a confirmed site, but cannot release any further information at this stage. “We’ve had a huge amount of interest in our product, but we are capped at production at the moment, we literally can’t produce

Deck it RIGHT

The First Time with composite decking

enough beer,” he says. “We have tripled in size every year over the last three years and we are definitely at the stage where we need to invest in a facility, get our own equipment and build our HQ for Your Mates. “For us to have everything under one roof, we will be able show off what we can actually do with 10 beers on tap and create a community hangout where visitors can come and enjoy themselves. We are aiming to be one of the biggest breweries in Queensland down the track.” Your Mates fans will be pleased to know they are planning to release another two new “mates” to sell alongside Larry and Donnie by the end of the year and Mr Hepburn says “there could be a lady thrown into the mix.” Sunshine Coast Brewery Tours founder Josh Donohoe says he is ecstatic to have watched as the region evolved from the “one-dimensional” beers from the large commercial brewers to a wide variety including pale ales, stouts, saisons, witbiers and many more. “Beer is also fun. We will be teaming up with Brouhaha at the December craft beer festival to create a dessert bar to offer beer sorbet, milk stout affogatos and ‘gummy beers’. When people see that it can be fun to try new things, it opens up their minds to what is on offer locally,” he says. Please drink responsibly. Visit drinkwise.org.au.

Save the date Oktoberfest will take over the Kawana Sports Precinct on October 20 and promises to deliver the biggest beer hall the Coast has ever seen. The Craft Beer and Cider Festival attracted 4500 people at its inaugural event last year and event manager Adam Hazelgrove says they are anticipating closer to 6000 at the Kawana Sports Precinct on December 1 as they showcase the rarest and sought-after creations from more than 50 hand-picked local, Australian and New Zealand brewers and cideries.

TODD’S GROG

As My Weekly Preview’s resident beer reviewer, Todd Widdicombe shares his thoughts on the Sunshine Coast’s craft beer scene. I don’t always drink beer… wait a second… no, I do. It’s pretty much what keeps me up every afternoon. I reckon people these days are all over craft beer like expensive leather on a rich man’s foot and even though craft beer only makes up a tiny percentage of the entire Australian market, it’s hard to believe because there is so much of it around. In the past five years, the Sunshine Coast in particular has smashed it for embracing craft beer. Back in the day, they used to have what they’d call a microbrewery, with boutique beers that only posh people would drink. Meanwhile, us cats were on the Carlton Draft and VB, which I have devoted entire weekends to. I respect beer, it has been helping ugly blokes like me find love since 1897 and I will always love a good pale ale. A great milk stout or a really dark ale has a similar ambience about it as drinking a fine wine and since you can’t actually drink bacon, it’s a good alternative. I’ve heard some people say there are too many craft breweries around, but that’s like saying ‘there are too many sprinkles on my ice-cream’. Get out and try to the Mudjimba Middish from Sunshine Brewery or the Pipeline Pale Ale from 10 Toes and you will be changed forever. There are 24 hours in a day and 24 craft beers per carton. Coincidence? I think not.

BULK BUYING WELCO ME

1300 481 664 britedecking.com.au

Our composite itt d decking ki replicates li t the th look l k and d feel of natural timber without the maintenance. FACTORY DIRECT - LOWEST PRICE GUARANTEED

myweeklypreview.com.au

11.indd 1

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 11

28/09/2018 12:58:48 PM


SOCIALS

KIM MORRISON BOOK LAUNCH, THE ART OF SELF LOVE More than 100 people gathered at the Maroochy Surf Club to celebrate with Kim Morrison as she launched her latest book, The Art of Self Love. Mayor Mark Jamieson praised the local entrepreneur for creating the book, which is a how-to guide to remain inside the circle of self-love to promote resilience, courage and grace. 92.7 Mix FM’s Todd and Sami were the vibrant MCs of the night, which was hosted by SHINE Business Women.

Danny, Kim, Tayla & Jakob Morrison

Photos: Roxanne McCarty-O’Kane Cyndi O’Meara, Celena Ross

Danny & Kim Morrison

Ocean Reeve, Kristy Hoffman, Jason Smith

VACANT LAND FROM

$

680,000*

Natalie Crombie, Maria Faulder, Sammy Pluck

Tayla Morrison, Ellie Dunbar

Melina Demertzis, Lauren Verona

An exceptional life awaits you at Beachside Limited release of premium ready-to-build land lots represents one of the last opportunities to purchase and build your dream home on beachside land. Three premium blocks of land have been released at the exclusive Beachside Estate in Yaroomba. All are level and ready-to-build your dream 1 or 2 storey home with a pristine beach on your doorstep and Mt Coolum as a backdrop. Beachside Estate has direct beach access, resort style facilities and pristine landscaped gardens all ideally located within close reach to award winning restaurants, cafes and the town centre of Coolum. An exceptional life awaits you at Beachside. • 3 ready-to-build lots available in the exclusive gated Beachside Estate • Direct beach access with resort style facilities • Ranging in size from 400m2 – 727m2 Be sure not to miss out on one of the Sunshine Coast’s last opportunities to build your dream home only a stroll through the dunes to a pristine surf beach.

To register your interest, please contact Andy Camm on 0458 666 670.

1443 DAVID LOW WAY, YAROOMBA *Price is correct at time of printing.

12 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

12.indd 1

myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 9:39:12 AM


Have you been snapped by our photographers? View and download your photos from www.myweeklypreview.com.au For event coverage email socials@myweeklypreview.com.au

Abbi Joustra, Tish Menzies Ann Rainbow, Paul Bell

Pam Walpole, Sarah Jane Smith

Ingrid Jackson, Melissa Greenall

LAUNCH OF THE 2018 SUNSHINE COAST OPEN HOUSE The Governor of Queensland, Paul de Jersey, officially launched the second annual Sunshine Coast Open House. The free event provides visitors with the rare opportunity to tour architecturally diverse, well-designed and historic buildings across the region. On Saturday October 20, 30 buildings around the region will open their doors for visitors to explore. Photos: supplied

Megan Williams, Nicole Voevodin-Cash

Sandra Jeffries, Tim Wess

Claudia Di Blasi, Louise Bauer

Skye Johnson, Alex Drabsch

Tex Pipke, Barbara Luff

Fr ee Ev en t

myweeklypreview.com.au

13.indd 1

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 13

28/09/2018 2:38:17 PM


STAR STYLE

2018 IHEART RADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL

Sara Foster

Las Vegas was brimming with musical talent when this annual music festival came to town. Performers included Justin Timberlake, Fleetwood Mac, Childish Gambino, Jack White, Carrie Underwood, Mariah Carey, Imagine Dragons, Jason Aldean and loads more.

HOT

look!

Justin Timberlake

Wells Adams & Sarah Hyland

Mariah Carey

Ashley Iaconetti

Shanina Shaik

Becca Tilley

AAP

(;SHULHQFHWKH0$*,&2)+(5,7$*(5$,/75$9(/ Every Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday Explore the Historic Gympie Station, grab a snack or meal at the Platform No.1 Cafe before jumping aboard for a great family adventure.

Back on Track! BOOK NOW maryvalleyrattler.com.au 07 5482 2750 14 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

14.indd 1

| Historic Gympie Station, 10 Tozer Street, Gympie myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:00:39 PM


Creating New Wealth 1, 2 and 3 bedroom absolute waterfront apartments adjacent to the Sunshine Coast’s largest infrastructure investment will suit investors and owner occupiers. Priced from only $360,000, secure now with 10% deposit and settle early 2020 with guaranteed returns available on select apartments.*

southbankatoceanside.com.au *conditions apply

15.indd 1

28/09/2018 9:57:05 AM


NEWS SUMMARY

NEWS

PREVIEW

TWENTY FOUR

JELENA DOKIC TO HOST TENNIS CAMP ON THE COAST Tennis superstar and celebrated author, Jelena Dokic is set to share her skillset with the game’s up and coming Sunshine Coast stars. KT Academy is hosting a one day high performance camp on October 14 for players aged between 13 and 17. At the age of 15, Dokic won the US Open junior title and the French Open doubles. At age 19 she was number four in the world. “I have dedicated my life to tennis and now I want to share my experiences and knowledge I have acquired for the game and the mental strength that is needed to survive,’’ Dokic says. To register for the session visit ktacademymooloolaba.com.au.

TIME’S RUNNING OUT TO PURCHASE TICKETS Time is running out to purchase tickets in one of the region’s biggest fundraising raffles with a $40,000 Mini Cooper up for grabs. Organisers of High Tea by the Sea, which is hosted by Coastline Mini Garage and 4 Ingredients, raise funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Raffle tickets start at $20 and can be purchased from Coastline Mini and Coastline BMW, or by phoning 5491 9100. Second prize is a $6000 package including a Studio Republic photo experience, two nights at Mantra Mooloolaba Beach Resort, a Mini Cooper for the weekend and dinner at Cellar Door. Winners will be announced at the October 14 high tea event.

A DAY OF FUN & FASHION Rally your girlfriends and lock in October 26 for the hottest style event taking place in Buderim this year. My Weekly Preview, Gingers Boutique and Sedgwick’s Buderim have joined forces to present a My Style Fridays’ event. It will include a fashion parade by the two boutiques as well as a two-course lunch including a glass of sparkling wine on arrival. Raffle proceeds will support Sunshine Coast charity SunnyKids, which provides thousands of nights of emergency accommodation, as well as domestic violence and referral counselling. Tickets are $79. To book visit myweeklypreview.com.au.

On Friday night, the Housing Industry Association, the voice of the residential construction industry in Australia, will hold its annual Sunshine Coast/Wide Bay housing awards at a cocktail function at The Sebel, Pelican Waters. The awards recognise building and design excellence and are known for ‘raising the bar’ in contemporary design, construction, innovation and housing technology. There are 24 category topics and the major awards include Sunshine Coast Home of the Year and Wide Bay Home of the Year. The winner of the hotly contested My Weekly Preview and iLandscape People’s Choice Award will also be announced.

MEET WILLIAM MCINNES AT AUTHOR TALK Australian actor and author William McInnes will be chatting about his career and latest book at a Sunshine Coast Libraries special author talk on October 12 at the Caloundra RSL. Fatherhood: Stories About Being a Dad has been described as warm, witty and nostalgic, with tales about family and memories of childhood. Mr McInnes is considered one of Australia’s best storytellers and this book guarantees both hilarious and poignant moments. There will be light refreshments, live music by Pepper Jane and special guest Channel 7’s Katie Toney. For more information visit library.sunshinecoast.qld.ov.au.

Retired? Be inspired. Get your tickets to the Spring Retirement Festival, exclusively for over-55s The Lendlease Spring Retirement Festival is back again, bigger, better and more beautiful than ever to bring you a line-up of the best in homegrown entrainment across Australia. There is lots to enjoy from music and comedy, to cooking and gardening, celebrities, creative arts and delicious food.

Melinda Schneider at Bellflower Retirement Resort 118 Bellflower Road, Sippy Downs | Tuesday 16th October, 2pm

Six-time Golden Guitar award winner Melinda Schneider sings a heartfelt homage to the greatest country singers of all time. FREE event. Book today! Springretirementfestival.com.au/mag 1800 550 550

DISCLAIMER: The information contained in this advertisement is current as at September 2018. Whilst Lendlease endeavours to ensure that the information in this advertisement is correct, no warranty, express or implied, is given as to its accuracy. 16 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

16.indd 1

myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 9:26:05 AM


SPARK NEW ADVENTURES We’re creating a bigger, better, brighter city centre in Maroochydore with more to see and do.

DISCOVER IT ALL MAROOCHYDORE-CITY.COM.AU

17.indd 1

Artist’s impression.

More inspiration and innovation. Brilliant at every turn, the future is ours. Let’s make the most of it.

28/09/2018 12:29:37 PM


LOCAL NEWS

TACKLING CANCER TOGETHER The McKeown family is inviting the Coast community to join them in a fundraiser for brain cancer research. “I’ve lost hair on one side of my head, which is not so much of a drama,” he quips. “There have been so many people including my family, friends, medical staff and others on the peripherals that have been an amazing support for me, so I felt that we needed to recognise this in a way to thank people while raising money for an organisation that raises awareness of brain cancer. “Cancers in general touch everyone’s lives, so this is a chance to take a moment to think about the effect it has on everyone and to raise money for a future cure for cancer.

Taylor, Sharon, Sholto and Kaylee celebrate a family milestone last year

J

ust a few months after the highs of seeing his daughters represent Australia in the pool at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Sholto McKeown’s world came to a staggering halt. On June 4, he was diagnosed with a grade 4 glioblastoma brain tumour and had surgery four days later to remove 95 per cent of the tumour. He is now nearing the end of a four-week break from chemotherapy before treatment recommences and instead of focusing on his own plight, Mr McKeown and his family are preparing to pay it forward for the emotional and financial support they received from the Sunshine Coast community following the earth-shattering diagnosis. Family friend Darlene Reed contacted the McKeowns with the offer to host a fundraising concert for the family, but Sharon McKeown says they had already been so overwhelmed with support after daughter Taylor started a Go Fund Me page that attracted $17,000 in donations. So, they have decided to accept the offer of the concert, which will feature 2017 The Voice finalist Ellen Reed, but will instead raise funds for the Mark Hughes Foundation

for Brain Cancer Research. Mr Mckeown tells My Weekly Preview the generosity of the wider community “absolutely bamboozled” and “stunned” him. “Initially, I didn’t want to be supported that way. At first it was kind of embarrassing, because I’ve been proud of being able to support myself and my family,” he admits. “I was so overwhelmed and never thought it would get to the heights that it did. It has paid for my surgery and radiation, which is an absolute blessing. It really helped us out in a difficult time.” While Mrs McKeown has been coordinating the fundraising concert, Mr McKeown says he has been keeping a positive mindset. “It was a seven-hour surgery and it’s early days for any illness really, but the only follow-up scan I’ve had so far was a good scan,” he says. Mr McKeown says he has been following a strict diet and while he is connecting with other cancer patients to provide moral support, he is also allowing himself plenty of time to rest, in order to combat the fatigue brought on by chemotherapy.

“I was so overwhelmed and never thought it would get to the heights that it did” “If I can find a way of doing my best to get through it at this point, I also want to help other people along the way.” The Sholto’s Hope Charity fundraiser is on at The Events Centre, Caloundra on October 20 from 6.30pm. Tickets are $170 and include a two-course meal, drinks and live entertainment from Ellen Reed and Mick Lyndsay. Guests will also have the opportunity to sit at a table with some of the greatest local sporting talents, including Kaylee McKeown, who would have just returned from competing at the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, sister Taylor, Cam McEvoy, Leah Neale, Maddie Groves, Dan Smith, Jake Packard, Emily Seebohm, Tessa Wallace and Melanie Wright.

For more information and to puchase tickets, visit theeventscentre.com.au.

BANKFOOT’S BIRTHDAY Heritage games such as skipping, quoits and competitions for the best beard and best pioneering outfit will be some of the features of Bankfoot House’s 150th birthday celebrations. Bankfoot House is the oldest family residence in the Glass House Mountains district. It was established by Mary and William Grigor in 1868 to service the Cobb and Co coaches travelling between Brisbane and the Gympie goldfields. Friends of Bankfoot House President Ron Gillinder says official events on October 14 include the unveiling of a plaque commemorating 150 years and the launch of the Friends’ book titled Bankfoot House – 150 Years on Old Gympie Road. A replica Cobb and Co coach will be displayed and a whip-cracking demonstration will also take place. Mr Gillinder says several enthusiastic members of the Queensland Veteran Car Club will drive their pre-1919 vehicles from Rocky Creek campsite near Landsborough along Old Gympie Road to Bankfoot House and there will be tours of Bankfoot House with knowledgeable volunteers. Food is available to purchase from the coffee van, the CWA and the Lions Club. Bankfoot House is located at 1998 Old Gympie Road, Glass House Mountains. Celebrations on October 14 will run from 10am to 3pm and are being organised by the Sunshine Coast Council in partnership with Friends of Bankfoot House. Visit heritage.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/ Places/Bankfoot-House.

QBCC# 1201499

A U S T R A L I A’ S M O S T A F F O R D A B L E S H U T T E R S & B L I N D S

18 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

18.indd 1

THERMOSHIELD

LOUVRESHIELD

INTERNAL SHUTTERS

ALUMINIUM SHUTTERS

Thermoshield is made from 100% polyresin material - NOT PVC. Created to look & feel like wood, they will never fade, crack, chip or peel & never need painting. Our Thermoshield Shutters are fire retardant, UV stabilized to avoid discolouration, durable, energy efficient to save money & will last longer than any other shutter.

HAS A 100% LIFETIME WARRANTY www.cosmopolitanshutters.com.au

BRISBANE

ROLLER BLINDS

2/908 Kingsford Smith Dr Eagle Farm Phone: 3268 5699

SUNSCREENS

GOLD COAST

TIMBER VENETIANS

35/38 Kendor St, Arundel Phone: 5563 7440

SUNSHINE COAST Have you visited our showroom yet? You owe it to yourself to come & compare quality & price like 1000s of other satisfied customers have

1/10 Premier Cct, Warana Phone: 5493 8900

myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 10:19:33 AM


19.indd 1

2/10/2018 8:59:30 AM


LOCAL NEWS

JOINING FORCES TO ADDRESS ADHD Parents of children with ADHD can often feel isolated and confused about the best path of treatment to pursue, so the Beyond All Limits ADHD Conference could be just what the doctor ordered. WORDS: Roxanne McCarty-O’Kane.

W

hen Paula Burgess’ son was four he was expelled from his daycare. He had been diagnosed with ADHD and at that time, there were not a lot of strategies out there for his teachers to implement to help her son fit into the traditional system. Mrs Burgess, who is an ADHD coach, decided to create a support and information network for families with ADHD children and Beyond the Maze was born. Many more support services have emerged in the past five years, but since every child that is diagnosed with ADHD is different, finding the perfect strategy that suits the physical, mental and emotional needs of the child can be a lengthy and costly experience. Mrs Burgess created the Beyond All Limits ADHD Conference to bring together a cross-section of specialists from medical doctors and counsellors, to yoga instructors and occupational therapists, giving parents, carers and teachers an opportunity to hear a variety of viewpoints during an entire day for the cost of less than one standard specialist session. The next one will be held on the Sunshine Coast. “The Sunshine Coast has a very holistic outlook on things. Because medication is traditionally such a huge thing for ADHD, I wanted to have a doctor there to address this, but also balance that out with other options as well,” Mrs Burgess says. “This is our third conference now, with one in Brisbane and one held in Newcastle and we’ve seen a lot of head-nodding,

parents seek a more holistic approach. “Yoga can play a role with children with ADHD, because it helps them to extend their focus and attention spans while bringing them back to the present,’’ she says. “Often their minds are so stimulated, that they don’t get the chance to pause and when this happens at school, they start to fall behind. “Once I build a relationship and find out what resonates for each individual child, we can then work on those skills and begin to introduce strategies that can be extended out into their wider environment, so parents can use them at home and teachers can use them in the classroom.” Ms McIlveen, who is also a qualified social worker, says yoga helps children to get into “relaxation mode”. “This is where we can develop the parasympathetic nervous system. The more emotionally in tune they are, the greater their ability to process their environment in a calmer manner that is not going to cause them stress and anxiety,” she says.

Jessica McIlveen and the speakers present and I have even had people come over and give us hugs because they now know they are not alone and there are a number of options for them to consider.” Kids Yoga Therapy founder Jessica McIlveen says alternative methods are becoming increasingly popular as

The Beyond All Limits ADHD Conference is on October 19 for teachers and October 20 for parents and will be held from 8am to 6pm each day at the Alexandra Park Conference Centre in Alexandra Headlands. To get your tickets, visit beyondthemaze.com.au and click on the Events tab.

6 3

20 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

20.indd 1

2

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:23:56 PM


21.indd 1

2/10/2018 10:30:35 AM


PROFILE

FOR LOVE, NOT MONEY Being a strawberry grower is no picnic and after the recent controversy, it has just become a lot harder. My Weekly Preview chats to a local grower about what goes into producing the sweet red fruit we all know and love. WORDS: Leigh Robshaw.

IMAGE: TRACY NAUGHTON

D

i West works seven days a week, 52 weeks a year. She owns Suncoast Harvest at Bells Creek, a 130-acre strawberry farm that employs 120 people, including pickers, packers, administration staff, tractor and forklift operators, and dispatch managers. She had a million punnets in the ground that had to be sprayed out after the controversy, but she’s more upset at having to lay off 100 staff, and you can hear it in her voice. “I know every single one of my employees by name and I greet them every day,” she says. “I like to have a good rapport with my staff and that builds a lot of happiness and respect – happy workers are really productive. We look after our staff, so it really hurt me to stop the season like that, because they should be putting a lot of money in their pockets about now. This has hurt my staff, more than me personally and that upsets me a lot.” Apart from losing her produce, she will now have to invest in metal detectors and new tamper-proof packaging. But she’s not giving up on strawberries. “It’s my father’s farm, but he’s 73 now and doesn’t know anything about running a modern farming enterprise,” she says. “He’s a proud Maltese man and he doesn’t want to go on a pension; he doesn’t see that as the sum total of his life. I understand that, so here I am. I am his Centrelink. I’m not a young person either. I have come and started to manage this operation and it’s huge – 120 staff. That’s a big business.” Mrs West’s family has been farming in the Sunshine Coast region since the 1960s, beginning with tobacco and moving into vegetables and small crops. “We had the best upbringing ever growing up in the Glass House Mountains. We had lots of fun, lots of parties,” she says. “It was all farms back then, little family farms. I grew up with all the Italian and foreign farmers’ kids.

“We’d sit under the mango tree and have a few beers. We had a really great life, no hassles. Life was so easy and uncomplicated, and everything was cheap.” The family began growing strawberries in the early 2000s and it has been a steep learning curve. “I applied my knowledge of science and organic farming methods to a large-scale commercial production system and the quality and yield is our reward for looking after the environment. “We start planting mid-March and start picking by late April. It steadily builds to a crescendo by the time we hit July and August. Normally, we would pick a semi-trailer load of fruit every day – about 24 pallets.” At the start of each season, Mrs West orders runners from Stanthorpe, which arrive in stages. “I love planting. We have to put the sprinklers on and we have a lot of fun. We have a lot of Asian, Japanese and Korean workers, because we can’t get enough local workers, and I laugh because they have their shoes all lined up at the edge of the muddy

field. Being a small European family, we work alongside our staff. We don’t sit in the house and give orders. “We give the strawberries a heap of love and attention and lots of water and within about four weeks, they’ll start flowering. The leaves will die and make new leaves and new roots. We cut the old leaves off, so they don’t present any disease. “We weed by hand because of our proximity to waterways and the ocean. I refuse to use sprays. It’s expensive, but I don’t like harming my environment. Healthy soil is a living thing – you can’t just nuke it with stuff. You have to love it. “We start picking four to six weeks after we plant. When we pick, everyone has an individual barcode ID. They carry 10 trays on a trolley to the weighing station, they weigh them in and scan their ID and boom, that’s how they record their weights and that’s how we work out their pay scales.” Mrs West says her fastest packers earn $70 to $80 an hour, but it takes a couple of

seasons to achieve that speed. After being picked and weighed, the strawberries are stacked in a cage and fast-chilled before being shipped out to stores. “We might start work at 6.30am and the packers might start at 10.30. I try not to work past 2pm in the field if I can avoid it. Some people work their workers from sun up to sundown.” Mrs West, who earned a Bachelor of Agricultural Economics from the University of Queensland, says she’s a “hopeless” strawberry picker and prefers to work in administration. “I always wanted to be a graphic artist,” she says. “How far off the track did that go? I also like accounting and business management and was studying for my certificate five in accounting when my Dad wanted me to come back to farming. I had to throw it out the window.” Mrs West also owns a banana farm with her husband in Wamuran. “As banana farmers, we’re tiny little guys. We ripen our bananas and sell them at farmers markets at Kawana and Noosa. We love it, that’s our life. “There are hundreds of customers we’ve known for years. They come out to the farm at Bells Creek during strawberry season because they miss me. They come out and give me a hug – they’re like my family.” While farming is her life, she says it’s increasingly difficult. “The cost of compliance and regulation and everything we have to do is not paid back to us. Farming is no longer little family farms where we all got out there picking and packing. It’s now big business and the prices are too low and production costs too high. We do make a profit, but I don’t bother taking any of the money because we have to keep investing in new technologies and better facilities. Who wants to work 120 hours a week for no money and spend every school holiday doing your BAS? “No way in the world would I want my children or grandchildren to do it,” she says. “We’re the last generation of farmers.”

Anything is Possible Children learn at their best when their education is enriched by memorable experiences. At Immanuel Lutheran College, we give students the ability to explore and discover not only in the classroom, but also with nature. Enrolling now for Prep and Year 7 for 2020.

immanuel.qld.edu.au 22 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

22.indd 1

OPEN MORNING 18 OCTOBER myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:07:05 PM


23.indd 1

28/09/2018 10:24:33 AM


MY OPINION

TROLLING THE MORCOMBES

PUSHING BUTTONS

Sami Muirhead says after all the Morcombes have been through, they don’t deserve to be trolled, but she reckons they’re tough enough to handle it.

O

nline trolls make me sick. Most of us have taken such joy in seeing Bruce and Denise Morcombe become grandparents for the first time and cheered their well-deserved happiness. Their rays of sunshine were so long overdue and so much warmer after standing in a tornado of heartache for so many years after Daniel was abducted and murdered 15 years ago. Last week, one of their boys married. On the day of Dean’s wedding, Denise tweeted a beautiful photo of Daniel playing with his two brothers in the snow when they were all not much bigger than toddlers and wrote: “My boys are now grown up or gone…enjoy time with them.” The message stopped me in my tracks. It made me determined to be more present in more moments in my kids’ lives. What a reminder to enjoy every day and to appreciate we are lucky to be able to watch them grow up and leave our nests. Daniel was never given that chance. You would assume everyone would wish Bruce and Denise nothing but happiness on their boy’s wedding day, but this was unfortunately not the case. Trolls were quick and ruthless to cut the Morcombes down and attack Denise over the honest and beautiful tweet. There were, of course, positive messages of love and support, but it still makes me furious that anyone would bother to write such dribble that they would be far too gutless to say to

the Morcombes’ face. I met the Morcombes in the first press conference they ever did and we all thought Daniel would turn up safe and not harmed. How wrong we were, and every time I returned to their tranquil Palmwoods property for those dreaded press conferences, I could see how harassed their minds had become, as fear and terror took over their thoughts. Denise had the eyes of a tormented mother. There is still a special bond with my journalist mates and police who we met during those years. Daniel brought a lot of people together. The Morcombes have been nothing but humble and kind in their dogged determination to help other children. It is largely thanks to their ongoing work promoting stranger danger that so many of our kids still have frequent conversations today about being safe and listening to your gut instinct. The Morcombes have been through enough and given tenfold what the rest of us would have been capable of giving. So to all those gutless trolls: grow a backbone an leave them alone. But of course, the Morcombes don’t need me or anyone to defend them. They are tougher than anyone I know. My favourite quote has always been from Bruce when he addressed the monster who killed his son and said: “You made one monumental mistake that day – you picked on the wrong family.”

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

Richard O’Leary ponders whether to tell his kids the button at the traffic lights is fake, but doesn’t want to ruin their fun.

L

ike most kids, my boys know how to press the right buttons to get a reaction, usually from their mum or dad. But the buttons they get the most enjoyment out of are the ones you’ll find at traffic lights. We’ll walk up to the crossing and my boys will be fighting over who pushes it first, the most, and the most effectively – that is the one who presses it just before the green man starts flashing to the accompaniment of the ubiquitous beeping sound. It drives me to distraction as they jostle for position and slam the metallic button, oblivious to the glares and sighs of other pedestrians. So I was more interested than most to find out that many of us are pressing the button at traffic lights for no reason at all. It’s been revealed that in many of our capital cities, the busiest traffic lights are automated, which means you may as well poke the person next to you – it will have just as much effect. Apparently the so-called placebo buttons have been around for decades, but no-one in the know thought it was worth telling us. It’s got me thinking about what other things we encounter on a regular basis, but which have no real effect – let’s call them the Placebo Principles. 1. The air safety warning given at the

start of each flight. If that plane starts falling from 40,000 feet, I have serious doubts about whether adopting the right brace position is going to make one iota of difference to your chances of survival. Give me a parachute and I’ll start taking the warning seriously. 2. The greeting at the supermarket checkout. “How are you today?” has never meant less when delivered robotically by a cashier for the hundredth time that morning. Although I recently asked a cashier how she was, and refreshingly her response was anything but a platitude – “I’m on the verge of a nervous breakdown,” she said. 3. Being a Parramatta supporter. This is the ultimate placebo effect. It feels like you follow a footy team; there are players and a coach and games, but you are never really in with a chance of winning anything. The one benefit is you don’t suffer any stress during the finals because your team is rarely in them. The list could go on forever: selecting yes when you are asked whether or not you have read the terms and conditions of your Apple contract, or Australians voting for the Prime Minister and expecting the winner to serve a full term. I don’t know if I’ll tell my boys about the placebo buttons at traffic lights – I may just watch them fight for the right to press them – my joy will be the real deal.

Richard O’Leary is a journalist, a political adviser and a father who knows there’s a deeper meaning to life, but struggles to find it.

No Salesmen! No Hype! One contact from concept to completion, too easy!! Quality patios and pergolas built to any budget. All styles, all areas. PATIOS

| PERGOLAS | DECKS | CARPORTS

Same owner, same sam quality workmanship for 28 years.

Ph 5492 3954 or 0412 415 644 scpergolas@me.com Brendon Maddock QBCC 51514

26 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

26.indd 1

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 2:22:49 PM


TECHNOLOGY

IN SAFE HANDS With sea temperatures warming up, more people will be taking to the ocean to have fun. Whether you’re swimming, surfing or just having a casual splash, you can do so without fretting – an Australian company has a gadget, called Sharkbanz, that is reported to be a great defence against sharks. Made to be worn on your wrist or ankle, the device is the result of 10 years of research and testing, and emits a powerful electrical frequency that deters nearby sharks. It has no battery and so requires no charging. Plus it comes in a range of colours for those who are also fashion conscious.

LATEST PODCASTS

Sarah McVeigh from Triple J’s weeknight Hack show puts her investigative interview skills to the test with the engaging podcast

Sharkbanz costs $119 and is available from sharkbanz.com.au.

How Do You Sleep At Night? In the series, which has 30-minute episodes, Ms McVeigh interviews people from society that the general population has decided are “bad”. Think murderers, game hunters, abortion protesters, and those who profit from smoking and gambling. In this podcast, they are interviewed and allowed the opportunity to share their point of view in an unbiased production that allows listeners to make up their own minds. To listen to How Do You Sleep At Night? go to abc.net.au/radio/podcasts or download from iTunes.

INSTEAD OF ANOTHER PAIR OF GLASSES, WHY NOT A FRESH PAIR OF EYES? Over 45 and noticing vision changes? This may be a sign of cataracts. Intraocular lenses replace the natural lens of the eye after cataract surgery, a surgical procedure that happens thousands of times around the world every day.1 Even with presbyopia, FineVision® Trifocal Intraocular Lenses may let you see the world through your own eyes, without spectacles, 2 — from a distant street sign to a close-up smart phone and everything in-between. Go to finevision.com.au to learn more. Discuss with your ophthalmologist whether FineVision® is suitable for you and you may be looking at the world with a fresh pair of eyes. These symptoms may also be a sign of other eye conditions. If you have these symptoms, please check with your ophthalmologist. Your ophthalmologist will advise whether this product is suitable for your condition. Any surgical procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek further advice from a qualified eye care practitioner. 1. The 2014 Compliance Report for the Global IOL Market. 2. Daya S, Espinosa M; The FineVision Trifocal Lens, ESCRS 2011 © 2018 Bausch & Lomb Incorporated. ®/TM denote trademarks of Bausch & Lomb Incorporated and its affiliates. Other product names/ brand names are trademarks of their respective owners. Bausch & Lomb (Australia) Pty Ltd. ABN 88 000 222 408. Level 2, 12 Help Street, Chatswood NSW 2067 Australia. (Ph 1800 251 150) FIV.0014.AU.18

TRIFOCAL INTRAOCULAR LENS

finevision.com.au

FREE PUBLIC EVENT - EVERYONE WELCOME

OVER $100,000+ WORTH OF ITEMS UP FOR AUCTION RAFFLES - DRINKS & NIBBLES - ENTERTAINMENT BY ALLAN PEASE & ‘THE COASTERS’

DATE: FRIDAY OCTOBER 12TH - FROM 6:30PM LOCATION: MAROOCHYDORE RSL MEMORIAL AVENUE, MAROOCHYDORE DRESS CODE: PINK THEME

myweeklypreview.com.au

27.indd 1

The winner of the $100,000 Mercedes will be announced on the night! Grab your tickets for $100 before the event to be in the draw! http://www.bloomhill.com.au/online-shop

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 27

28/09/2018 2:01:57 PM


MY BODY

Coral crush

THE HOTTEST HAIR TREND OF NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

TREAT YOUR FEET T BARGAIN: Save My Sole Rescuing Foot Scrub Formula 10.0.6 is formulated with avocado oil for deep moisturising, and peppermint oil to cool and calm. Free from parabens, sulfates and artificial colours, and not tested on animals, $8.99 from Target, Priceline and Woolworths. MID-PRICE: The Body Shop’s Peppermint Cooling Pumice Foot Scrub is an exfoliating scrub with volcanic rock granules to work away rough patches of hardened skin. It leaves feet soft, smooth, beautifully scented and ready for summer. It contains Community Trade peppermint essence oil, $18 from The Body Shop, Sunshine Plaza. LUXE: Patchology PoshPeel Pedi Cure is a concentrated AHA and BHA peel that dissolves dead skin cells and refines rough patches in just 60 minutes, $51 from Mecca Maxima.

AAP

Every girl needs a vibrant coral lipstick in her arsenal for summer. It’s a colour that suits most complexions and adds an edgy look to your makeup without having to do much else. Australian author and cosmetics entrepreneur Zoë Foster Blake (pictured) gave a big thumbs up to Maybelline’s Superstay Matte Ink on her Instagram account recently, saying it’s “light, wears well, doesn’t crunch or ball up, and only costs $20.” Her favourite shade is Heroine, a punchy coral that’s perfect for summer, $19.95 from Priceline.

FRESH SKIN IS IN Pink hair was everywhere at New York Fashion week in late September. It’s a fun and youthful look and this season’s pinks are brighter and richer than the rose quartz and millennium pinks we’ve seen over the past few years. The new way to wear pink is loud and proud, but if a full head of candyfloss hair seems a bit OTT, just go for a stripe to start with.

B I G S AV I N G S O N C O S Y C A R P E T S

29 shades to choose from

Lady Gaga’s makeup artist Sarah Tanno told InStyle fresh skin will be the main focus of makeup this summer and recommends Marc Jacobs Shameless foundation, designed to mimic the skin’s natural texture. It contains an SPF 25 and comes in 29 shades, $70 from Sephora.

*

Carpet | Mountain Chalet | Valley Shadow

Shop 5A Home Central Kawana 566 Kawana Way, Birtinya QLD 4575 M 0410 305 796

CALOUNDRA

*See in-store for full terms and conditions.

28 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

28.indd 1

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 12:57:38 PM


You can now feel like you are on holidays everyday

Resort Quality ality Furniture showrooms showrooms right here on on the Sunshine C Coast oast in 2 location locations ns - Noosa & Warana.

SUPPLIERS OF OUTDOOR... • DINING SETTINGS • BAR SETTINGS • DAYBEDS • COUCH SETTINGS • SUNLOUNGES • UMBRELLAS • HOMEWARES • ACCESSORIES & MORE

30 YEARS ON THE COAST

IMMEDIATE DELIVERY ON MOST ITEMS*

MIX N MATCH OPTIONS

OPEN 7 DAYS 29.indd 1

SUNCOAST CENTRE

ACRES NOOSA

Cnr of Main Drive & Nicklin Way, WARANA. Phone 5493 4277

Shop 1/37 Gibson Rd, NOOSAVILLE. Phone 5449 9336

www.daydreamleisure.com.au

Daydream.Leisure.Furniture

28/09/2018 11:52:42 AM


MY TIME

MY

FAMILY FRIENDLY

time

Women artists from Australia, Canada and New Zealand have combined forces to create the Dark Rituals, Magical Relics: From the little art spell book exhibition. University of the Sunshine Coast gallery manager and exhibition co-curator Megan Williams says through a variety of media, these artists “delve into the undercurrents of emotion, relationships, nature, culture and religion to craft artworks that heed messages of warning, protection and caution.” The exhibition is at the USC Art Gallery until November 3.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5 Billy Guy, Caloundra Power Boat Club, 6pm Chris Ramsay, Imperial Hotel Eumundi, 6.30pm Dave and Caroline, Maroochy Surf Club, 7pm Dear Willow, Solbar, 7pm Strange Brew, Noosa RSL, 8pm Nights of the Dub Table, solbar, 8pm Anthologys, Beerwah Hotel, 8.30pm

FOODIE FIND

Harry’s on Buderim offers a delicious menu

DINNER OF THE YEAR

W

hen you have 36 discerning foodies sitting in a restaurant, you’d want to pull out all the stops to give them an experience they will never forget. That is exactly what the team at Harry’s on Buderim were able to pull off when Sunshine Coast Gourmet Club members were so impressed with their offering that they awarded the iconic restaurant the prestigious Dinner of the Year award. The award is recognition for the restaurant’s new owners Stuart and Lisa Bell and Sharon and Neale Rivett. Mr Bell is a two-hatted chef who has crafted a spectacular menu filled with fresh, seasonal flavours and the award-winning

menu featured a slow-roasted pork belly entrée, crispy barramundi main and a citrus panna cotta dessert. Sunshine Coast Gourmet Club president Jan Twyford-Jones says other finalists included Maroochydore’s Ocean Ended and Le Coq Bressan at Flaxton.

While there are plenty of options for human foodies on the Coast, when it comes to treats for your four-legged friend, pickings are a little slimmer. Enter b’ARK, the newest ‘barkery’ located in Ocean Street, Maroochydore. It offers high-quality Aussiemade pet treats as well as its own range of freshly baked doggy treats.

Coaster, Palmwoods Hotel, 8.30pm Jason Fichera, Surfair Beach Hotel, 9pm

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6 Queensland Celtic Festival, Imperial Hotel Eumundi, 1pm Caz, Dicky Beach Surf Club, 6.30pm Back 2 Back, Caloundra Power Boat Club, 6.30pm Starry Nights Nambour Outdoor Movies, Quota Park Nambour, 6.30pm Hurricane Duo, Maroochy Surf Club, 7pm Rob Longstaff & Lee Hardisty, Solbar, 7pm Dirty Dicks, Noosa RSL, 8pm Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, Solbar, 8pm To The Skies, Beerwah Hotel, 8.30pm Adam Hole Band, Palmwoods Hotel, 8.30pm

IN THE

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7

know!

Gary Hudson, Caloundra Power Boat Club, 1pm Queensland Celtic Festival Sunday Session, Imperial Hotel Eumundi, 1pm Sound Crowd – Sing Out Loud, Imperial Hotel Eumundi, 3pm Sol Sunday, Solbar, 4pm Claude Hay, Solbar, 8pm

Catch up with friends over a coffee and a delicious treat at Maroochydore cafe Riba Kai. Relax in the outdoor dining space or indulge in a lazy Sunday session. Boasting a menu bursting with fresh flavours, Riba Kai specialises in delicious breakfast dishes and lunch specials. Yum! Or, enjoy tapas and a glass of wine in the gorgeous spring afternoon sun. This pet-friendly venue is located at lifestyle centre, The Concept.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11 Russell Davy, Noosa RSL, 6pm APL Poker, Maroochy Surf Club, 6.30pm * as supplied

Sandbar Café & Fish n Chippery

More than your usual café

Every THURSDAY from 11am we unleash the 2 for $30 meal deals. Choose from the Chef’s menu

2 for

$30

Family dining THURSDAY NIGHT

Steak Night just $15.90*

Coffee & Slice Deal

Kids Eat Free

$6.50

+

*Members Prices shown and subject to change. +With each paying adult

26 The Esplanade , Bulcock Beach Caloundra T 07 5491 0800 sandbarcaloundra.com.au 30 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

30.indd 1

476 Nicklin Way, Wurtulla 5493 1233 clubkawana.com.au

NEWLY RENOVATED NEW HUB CAFE

Free Courtesy Bus from Caloundra to Minyama myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:04:00 PM


MY TIME

READER’S CORNER

THE COOK AND THE KING Author: Julia Donaldson and David Roberts Publisher: PanMacmillan Australia RRP: $24.99 Reviewer: Roxanne McCarty-O’Kane I may have said this before, but Julia Donaldson is like a rockstar to my kids. No matter what this amazing woman creates, my children devour it with delight and their bookshelves are filled with everything from The Gruffalo and The Whale and the Snail through to Stick Man and The Smartest Giant in Town. Ms Donaldson’s latest book, her second collaboration with David Roberts, is simply delightful. This tale follows the story of a very hungry king, who needed a cook. But being a little fussy, he is challenged to find a cook that makes his food taste just right. Enter the shuffling, shaking Wobbly Bob, who is scared of everything from catching fish to digging for potatoes – can he convince the hungry king to give him the job?

SHOUT

out! FIGHT IBIS AT SOLBAR Eclectic Sunshine Coast indie rock act Fight Ibis are back, with their new single Red Door and a nine-date east coast tour that will see them play a home gig at Solbar. The band was named the Big Pineapple Music Festival Triple J Unearthed Winner and became Triple J Feature Artists in 2017. Red Door is the fourth single from their newly released Maddie Had a Caravan EP, which takes the band on a psychedelic journey with a more laid-back and explorative approach than previous pop-centric releases. Check them out on October 6. For tickets, visit solbar.com.au.

CELTIC CELEBRATION Celebrate all things Celtic at The Imperial Hotel with some of Australia’s finest Celtic music acts, dancing, pipe bands, the ancient art of storytelling and fun Irish music workshops. Entry to the festival, which is on October 6 from 1pm until 10.30pm, includes access to music workshops where you can learn to play some Irish jigs and reels on fiddle, banjo, whistle or mandolin, Irish bush dance workshops and a Celtic concert For more information, visit from 2pm, which is an adults-only event. imperialhoteleumundi.com.au.

$12 MEMBERS

$14 SENIOR’S LUNCH

Available Mon-Fri & includes meal, coffee and cake

$8 KIDS MEAL Includes meal & dessert

LUNCH SPECIAL*

WEDNESDAY ROAST NIGHT

Preserved lemon, cherry tomato and snow pea tendril salad with caper aioli.

SATURDAY & SUNDAY BREAKFAST

COCONUT CRUMBED SQUID *$14 for non-members. Hurry deal ends 31 October 2018. Available 7 days.

Dig into a traditional roast dinner from $14.90

LIVE & LOCAL MUSIC

Hit the dance floor every Friday & Saturday nights

Serving breakfast from 7:30am – 10:00am

COURTESY BUS BOOKINGS INCLUDE -

Seafood Buffet (meat options available) Drink on arrival - Courtesy Bus Best Dressed - Sweeps Best Fascinator To secure your booking today Call Kirstin 5446 1148 or email functions@coolumsurfclub.com.au

1775-1779 David Low Way, Coolum Beach PHONE: (07) 5446 1148 www.coolumsurfclub.com myweeklypreview.com.au

31.indd 1

Free service for visitors & members

MEGA RAFFLES

Meat trays Friday 5pm - Seafood trays Saturday 5pm - Cash raffles Sunday 4pm

DAILY PROMOTIONS Swipe - Play - Dine - Drink - WIN!

OPEN UNTIL MIDNIGHT 7 DAYS A WEEK 34-36 Alexandra Parade Cotton Tree, 5443 1298 www.maroochysurfclub.com.au /maroochysurfclub

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 31

2/10/2018 10:26:16 AM


MY TIME

LOOKING ON THE BRIGHT SIDE

SWEET SUCCESS

Eskimo Joe frontman Kav Temperley is sharing his sensitive side. WORDS: Roxanne McCarty-O’Kane.

K

av Temperley has been a steady part of the Australian rock scene since 1997 as the frontman of Eskimo Joe, and now he is also stepping out with a solo career that will take his fans to calmer waters. Mr Temperley released his debut solo album All Your Devotion on September 28 and following a high-energy Eskimo Joe performance at the Caloundra Music Festival on the weekend, he will return to the Sunshine Coast for a stripped back and raw acoustic performance.

The latest single from the album, Pollyanna, was penned a few years ago as Mr Temperley was working through the breakdown of his marriage at the same time as bandmates Stuart MacLeod and Joel Quartermain decided it was time for Eskimo Joe to take a short break. “A friend once told me that our happiness is always relative, whether we live in a war zone or paradise – our happiness always swings back to the same place. I had just lost my marriage and the band had decided to take a break, all of these things that defined me were now no longer around,” he says. “It was one of the first times in my life I felt like a stranger just rolling along, but I realised that amongst all of this I was a Pollyanna, someone despite the bad news always looks on the bright side. This was a song I was singing to myself to remember to stay light.” Mr Temperley says he wanted to give his first solo project plenty of room to grow and evolve, spending more than two years bringing All Your Devotion to life. “As a songwriter, there were so many songs I had already written that never made it to fruition through Eskimo Joe, but I

decided to go and start from scratch, so I was writing stuff I had been inspired by at the time,” he says. “While Eskimo Joe has always been a big-sounding band with lots of bells and whistles and big stage production, I was seeking something soothing and mellow, like a soothing balm for your ears.” The intimate production has created an opportunity for Mr Temperley to perform in a way he never has before, with just a guitar and a microphone on stage. And he says it will most likely be a once-in-a-lifetime gig. “When you perform with a band on stage, it doesn’t feel appropriate to sit down and tell stories about your songs, but with this style of gig, the story becomes almost as important as the songs themselves,” he says. “The audience can really be a fly on the wall and look into how it was for me to create each sing… I might keep talking forever, but I am going to play plenty of songs.”

Kav Temperley will be at the Villa Noosa Hotel on October 6 at 8pm. For tickets, visit kavtemperley.com.au.

Coast business Hum Honey took out five awards, including gold, at the Sydney Total Taste of Excellence Awards last month. Sunshine Coast Council, in partnership with the Food and Agribusiness Network supports local producers for the awards which celebrate the best across 126 classes in categories ranging from pasta, olive oil, regional food and charcuterie. Having recently won Australia’s Best New Product at the Fine Food Expo, Hum Honey Cold Fusion continued its winning streak with gold for the organic lemon myrtle flavour in the Regional Food Class and Champion Product in the Regional Food Other Product category. The wins didn’t stop there, with silver awards for the organic Australian lavender and organic cinnamon quill blends, and a bronze award for the Australian organic ginger.

AN INTIMATE NIGHT WITH

RICK PRICE

Beerwah EATS MONDAY - Kids eat FREE From 5.30pm TUESDAY - Schnitzel & Toppers Choose from 6 toppings $20 WEDNESDAY - Pigs have Wings Ribs + Wings + Sides $30 TUESDAY 23RD OCTOBER - 6PM

DINNER AND SHOW for Rick Price’s Heaven Knows Tour Tickets $60 each Call 5494 0555 to purchase

THURSDAY - Reef up your Beef 250g Rump + Seafood Topper $28 SUNDAY - Pizza ‘PLUS’ Pizza + schooner or wine $20

LIVE MUSIC Every Friday & Saturday See online for full gig guide 53 Beerwah Parade, Beerwah | 1300 0 BEERWAH | b beerwahhotel.com.au hh t l Open 7 Days for lunch & dinner | Courtesy bus available 32 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

32.indd 1

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:05:34 PM


33.indd 1

27/09/2018 2:12:57 PM


MY TIME

BARBECUED HANGER WITH PICKLED ONIONS AND MUSTARD SEEDS INGREDIENTS • 4 hanger steaks • Salt and pepper to taste • Olive oil (to brush steaks) • 1 cup white wine vinegar • ½ cup water • 2 tbsp sugar • 1 tsp salt • 2 tarragon sprigs • 2 thyme sprigs • ¼ cup yellow mustard seeds • 300g red or white pearl onions, peeled

METHOD Combine vinegar, water, sugar, salt, tarragon, and thyme in a heavy saucepan and bring to the boil over high heat. Add mustard seeds, reduce heat to medium, and simmer for about 30 minutes, or until mustard seeds are plump. Transfer mixture to a bowl and set aside to cool. In a large pot of salted boiling water, add pearl onions and cook for about five minutes, or until onions are just tender. Transfer

onions to an ice bath. Drain onions well and cut them in half, separating each layer into petals. Transfer onions to mustard seed mixture. Cover loosely and refrigerate for at least 12 hours before using. For hanger steaks Preheat barbecue on a high heat. Pat steaks dry with paper towels. Lightly coat steaks with oil and season liberally with salt and ground black pepper. Barbecue steaks, turning as needed, for about five minutes per side, or until steaks have a charred crust and an internal temperature of 50°C to 55°C for medium-rare. Set steaks aside to rest for 10 minutes. Carve steaks against the grain and serve along with any resting juices and pickled onions and mustard seeds.

recipe TIP The pickled onions and mustard seeds must be made at least a day in advance.

Aussie celebrity chef Curtis Stone shows how to pack a punch of flavour with this simple recipe.

Fisherman's Road Market

A Lions Club of Mooloolaba Inc. community project

Every Sunday 0600 to 12 noon Bookings www.fishermansroadmarket.com “ADOPT a TOWN” This six month program by Lions of District 201Q.4 will provide help to families in small drought stricken villages in Queensland`s South West. With over $25,000 already in hand Lions Clubs of Emerald, Springsure, Longreach and Winton will manage this new initiative by directing resources and financial help being provided to the outlying settlements surrounding their communities. (Site fees collected from Fishermans Road Market and supporter donations enable Mooloolaba Lions to assist so many worthy causes). please If you y can ca n help help pl p ease contact us on 0459 115 078.

We gratefully acknowledge all stall holders who support our market through site fees

For membership enquires phone 0459 115 078 www.mooloolabalions.com.au Two more hands help Lions work for our community

“IT’S IMPOSSIBLE NOT TO LAUGH!” New York Times

The #1 Girls’ Night Out! Men love it too!

THE EVENTS CENTRE, CALOUNDRA 12, 13 & 14 OCTOBER AT 2PM & 7.30PM Directed D i$45 rec/teCONC db by y &A Alli lli Pope-Bailey P8+: ope$40 -Ba/ilCHILD: ey $35 TICKETS: GRP BOOK NOW: THEEVENTSCENTRE.COM.AU OR 07 5491 4240

The T he Hilarious Hilarious Celebration Celebration

34 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

34.indd 1

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:06:08 PM


Halcyon Lakeside BLI BLI

myweeklypreview.com.au

35.indd 1

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 35

2/10/2018 10:04:09 AM


TRAVEL

SOUTH AFRICA’S FOOD AND FARE ROADSHOW This fascinating African nation is a gourmand’s delight. WORDS: Christine McGinn, AAP.

The vineyards of the Cape Winelands in the Franschhoek Valley

P

ack your elastic-waist pants, you’ll need them in South Africa. From traditional Braai barbecues to spicy Cape Malay curries, seared springbok or even wild ostrich carpaccio, there is not a meat you’ll want to skip. South African celebrity chef Reuben

Riffel has left his mark on Cape Town. His restaurant and bar, Reuben’s, serves up uncomplicated cuisine at one of the city’s luxury hotels One&Only, with a sophisticated list of wines from the region to match. The first of five courses is laid out as our touring party of five ladies, hosted by Bench

Africa, toasts champagne glasses and eats passionfruit prawns, before a cauliflower veloute appears for a starter. Every morsel of my seared springbok and gooseberry chutney touches my lips. A cod with tender broccoli and baby beetroot is laid before me as a main with a spiced apple and chocolate cake and orange ice-cream for dessert. But if it’s a 14-course African menu you’re after, head to Gold Restaurant in Cape Town. It’s a Cape Malay and African taste roadshow with moreish curries to fish cakes, and live drumming and dancing to keep you on your toes. If that’s not enough, head to The Secret Gin Bar at the back of a chocolate shop. There’s a drink to cure heartache, impulse buying, jealousy and even disconnection from life’s purpose and meaning in the speakeasy bar. If it’s a strong coffee you need, go to the steam-punk themed Truth Coffee Roasting. Don’t forget to try the local selection of South African sausage with grilled mushroom, fried eggs, crispy bacon, cheese and spicy chakalaka for breakfast. But if fine-dining is more your calling, visit Tintswalo Atlantic where the spectacular views of Hout Bay are just as good as the food. The fynbos-ash cured salmon with an African mayo, dill and pickled edamame is the perfect start before a fynbos gin and rosemary gelato refresher. The lemongrass pork belly with raspberries and passionfruit pomme puree is a marriage for the decades. Just save room for a vanilla pod and chocolate mousse for dessert. With full bellies, we make our way to Franschhoek Country House & Villas for petite assiette dishes from Monneaux Restaurant. The crumbed brie with raspberry salad, smoked octopus in dashi, and steak with thick cut chips are my dishes of choice. But it’s not just the food you’ll want to savour in Franschhoek, located about an hour from Cape Town. The Franschhoek Wine Tram will be your best friend as

you jump on and off the bus and trains, which take you to at selection of vineyards. It’s a glorious sunny day when we board, with our first stop at Allée Bleue for a wine and cheese pairing for just $10. But you can’t go past sampling the pinotage, South Africa’s signature grape variety, which is a blend between pinot noir and cinsaut. After an hour, it’s time to change pace with a visit to Vrede en Lust. Set below the Groot Drakenstein mountain range, this vineyard has more than wine to offer. It’s here Franschhoek Wine Tram’s general manager Brett Garner drinks a coffee as he shares his passion for viticulture, while the rest of us raise wine glasses. “South African wine is very good… and inexpensive. So when you find it in a restaurant… in most areas of the world, the pricing is very competitive,” he says. “Most of the estates are outside the village, a very short drive – Franschhoek is very small. There are only 54 producers.” The waiter tells us the next train has pulled in so we scoot, waving farewell to Mr Garner. The writer travelled to South Africa as a guest of Bench Africa.

IF YOU GO: PLAYING THERE To mark its 50th anniversary, award-winning Africa travel specialist Bench Africa has launched a 13-day Luxury Signature Safari Special, featuring four nights in Cape Town, three nights in Franschhoek and five nights on a luxury safari in a private game reserve near Kruger National Park. Prices start at $4995 per person, twin share – a saving of $1610 per person – including deluxe accommodation throughout, breakfast daily, all meals and local drinks on safari, tours in Cape Town, road transfers, game viewing and extras. Internal flights are not included. Conditions apply. For more information or to book, call 1300 AFRICA (237 422) or visit benchafrica.com.

123 TRAVEL THINK CRUISING - CALL US TODAY Independent Independ e - Professional - Locally Owned & Operated Visit our website: www.123 www.123Travelconferences.com.au 3T Drop into our office: Shop p 5/56 Burnett Street Buderim 36 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

36.indd 1

07 5476 9368 myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 2:39:34 PM


EUROPE AWAITS - 2019 SMALL GROUP JOURNEYS EARLYBIRD SALE -

Slow Food Tour of Puglia Inspired by the slow food movement, this tour introduces the culinary traditions, tucked away villages and breathtaking architecture of this sublime corner of Italy. Highlights Bari • Matera • Martina Franca • Castellana Caves • Lecce • Gallipoli • Manduria • Polignano a Mare Departs Selected dates 16 April – 08 October 2019

Was $3,599*pp | Now from $3,239*pp The Wonders of Wales Snow-dusted mountains, deep green valleys and an unforgettable coastline – on this captivating journey, go high and low in search of Wales’s most iconic sights. Highlights Cardiff • Brecon Beacons • Wye Valley • Conwy • Caernarfon Castle • Devil’s Bridge • Pembrokeshire • St David’s Head Departs Selected dates 20 April – 28 September 2019

Was $3,849*pp | Now from $3,464*pp London to Paris via the Channel Islands Go from Great British culture to Gallic charm on this trip from London to Paris, immersing yourself in the Channel Islands’ natural beauty and fascinating history along the way. Highlights London • Winchester • Dorset • Guernsey • Jersey • Mont Saint-Michel • Laval • Chartres • Paris Departs Selected dates 10 April – 02 October 2019

Was $5,999*pp | Now from $5,399*pp Each tour includes Maximum group size of 18 • Guaranteed departures • Scenic back roads, avoiding motorways • Boutique accommodation • Leisurely paced itineraries • Authentic local experiences • Culinary discoveries

BOOK WITH YOUR LOCAL TRAVELLERS CHOICE AGENT

CALOUNDRA - Ucango Travel & Cruise Centre - 5437 4000 • COOLUM BEACH - Coolum Cruise & Travel - 5446 1727 KAWANA WATERS - Kawana Waters Travel - 5444 6500 • MAROOCHYDORE - Ucango Travel & Cruise Centre - 5451 8600 NAMBOUR - Easy Travel and Cruise - 5313 4980 • TEWANTIN - Tewantin Travel - 5447 1011

*Conditions apply: Prices are per person twin share in AUD unless otherwise specified. Prices are correct as at 18 Sep 18 & are subject to change without notice & availability at time of booking. Seasonal surcharges & single supplements may apply, & prices may vary due to currency fluctuations & changes to taxes & surcharges. Valid for new bookings only & not combinable with any other offers, unless otherwise specified. Offer is subject to availability & may change or be withdrawn without prior notice. EARLYBIRD SALE: 10% saving is valid on selected UK & Europe 2019 tours when booked by 30 Nov 18 & paid in full by 21 Dec 18. All bookings not paid in full by 21 Dec 18 will be charged the full retail price. Quote promo code BRT19EB1_10% at time of booking. Back-Roads Touring reserves the right to amend or withdraw this offer at any time. Further conditions may apply. Booking, cancellation & credit card service fees may apply. Travellers Choice ATAS No. A10430.

37.indd 1

27/09/2018 2:17:18 PM


s s e n i s u b AND FINANCE

THE NEXT STEP Innovation expert Colin Graham is preparing to help small businesses on the Sunshine Coast innovate and thrive. WORDS: Leigh Robshaw.

C

olin Graham, the founding CEO of the Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast, is shifting his focus towards helping SMEs who want to grow their business. He’s offering 14 local businesses tips and tools for applying an innovation mindset to any aspects of business as part of his six-week course, Innovation Masterclass. “It’s totally aimed at more established businesses,” he says. “There’s been an awful lot of attention on startups and that’s fine, but it’s only part of the mix. We’re looking at businesses with a staff of two to about 20, who’ve been operating maybe five or 10 years and have reached a certain point of growth, but want to figure out what they can do to stay relevant and find new opportunities.” The region has around 30,000 SMEs and Mr Graham says about 60 per cent of those employ only themselves, so they’re classed

38 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

38.indd 1

as non-employing businesses by the ABS. “The challenge is for those businesses to engage with a wider community, to think bigger than the Sunshine Coast,” he says. “To do that, they need to tap into technology. Most businesses say they don’t want to grow and that’s their choice, but sometimes it’s a bit of a default choice. If they had a chat they’d say, actually we would like to do it, but we don’t know how. The challenge is to make some time.” Time – or lack thereof – is the main reason cited by business owners when asked why they don’t invest in upskilling and training, attending courses or networking. “They work seven days a week and haven’t had a holiday in eight years,” says Mr Graham. “Some are becoming really tired and a bit burnt out. The challenge is, you have to make some time to look after yourself, make some time to think more about your business. People say, ‘I’m just

going to take half a day a week but somehow I’m going to get out of the office, go somewhere else and focus on these tasks’. “The other thing I would suggest to people is really think hard about developing a good supportive peer group,” he says. “It’s tough if you don’t have anybody to speak to. Begin with your existing networks, get together informally with four or five people. “Join one of the business networks on the Coast, an industry association or a Chamber of Commerce. You need to get out a bit. Mr Graham encourages people to embrace the time-saving benefits of technology too, which frees them up to work on their business, not just in their business. “Some people are scared of technology and that’s a fairly natural thing,” he says. “There’s a firm in Kingaroy called The Peanut Van. The guy running that wanted a meeting. I said I can travel out to Kingaroy and it’s going to take me hours and I’m going to have to charge you for that. Let’s Skype. He goes, ‘what’s Skype?’. I was his first call and after that first call, he goes, ‘this is brilliant’.” Mr Graham reassures business owners they don’t need to fear words like ‘technology’ and ‘innovation’ because what they’re really about is making things easier and more efficient. “One of the things we do is tell people to Google ‘innovation’ plus your industry and spend 10 to 15 minutes doing a quick search and tell us what you find. “Some people are more innovative naturally but it’s definitely something you can learn. The really important point is that innovation is about executing new ideas to create value. Creativity is having a new idea, innovation is having a valuable idea and actually making it happen.”

Visit causewayinnovation.com for more information on upcoming courses.

5

TIPS

MY

Here are five things you can do today to improve your business.

1. Check out the Ten Types of Innovation by Doblin. “When you speak about innovation, people instantly think it’s all about products. Ten Types of Innovation shows there are lots of types of innovation.” 2. Educate yourself. “A lot of successful business people I see these days are educating themselves. Use technology to become an expert and see if you can tackle your niche on a nationwide basis.” 3. Use LinkedIn. “It takes five minutes max to give people an update on what you’re up to. My tip when you’re networking is to always ask, ‘is there anybody else I should speak to?’. 4. Think big. “If you have a good internet connection, there’s no reason why you have to limit your business to your local area. Food Matters is a Sunshine Coast business that started out at the Innovation Centre about 10 years ago and they’ve now got almost 2.5 million Facebook followers. It’s a good example of a business based here, but very much targeting a worldwide market.” 5. Embrace change. “If you’re doing the same thing now as you were doing 10 or 20 years ago, you’re going to get into trouble, because others are going to come along and do things differently or better.”

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:28:37 PM


BUSINESS

Chris Harris, Ord Minnett Buderim.

ASSET ALLOCATION UPDATE

A

s investors, you would be aware that your risk profile lends itself to a particular asset allocation. That asset allocation can take two forms: the first being a strategic position(in other words, a longer-term view of the mix of your investments); and the second being a tactical/dynamic position (in other words, taking a shorter-term tilt either towards or away from a particular asset class). In this article, we provide a high-level outlook on markets and offer some insights into portfolio positioning at this time.

OUTLOOK An escalation of the US/China trade conflict continues to pressure emerging-market assets, while US dollar-denominated assets, including equities, continue to run (albeit narrowly concentrated in the technology and healthcare sectors). We are wary of the divergence this creates in valuation terms, but would like to see clear evidence of the trade conflict cooling before making a tactical shift into emerging-market assets. The US mid-term elections in November are a possible timing point. All other tactical positions remain in place, including an overweight position in cash to help absorb near-term volatility.

STRATEGY We retain a slight overweight bias to Australian equities. Additionally, within this asset class we maintain our existing preferences, namely, global-facing businesses over local, those with a strong

balance sheet and businesses that can handle inflation. We retain an underweight position in the domestic banks, bond proxies and consumer-facing businesses. For international equities, we retain a slight overweight position. We have a positive view of Japan given its central bank’s more accommodative stance on interest rates, and on smaller domesticfocused US companies as they can be sheltered from trade tensions. We retain a neutral position on property trusts, as the sector is trading close to fair value after recovering from the bond sell-off. Additionally, we prefer developers

WE CAN TAILOR A PACKAGE FOR ANY EVENT OR BUDGET myweeklypreview.com.au

39.indd 1

... and growing

“Your risk profile lends itself to a particular asset allocation” with growth options and diversified trusts. We stay neutral on variable-rate securities as trading margins have tightened again. So, lighten longer-dated securities in favour of shorter-dated ones, where the income is attractive but with less capital volatility. On the other hand, we keep a significant underweight on fixed-rate investments due to the ongoing US Federal Reserve policy tightening and as the European Central Bank’s quantitativeeasing program winds down. Finally, we are overweight cash on a strategic basis due to the Reserve Bank of Australia staying on the sidelines, but tactically we are holding extra cash until market volatility subsides.

Chris Harris is an authorised representative (no 435773) of Ord Minnett Ltd, AFS licence 237121. This article contains general financial advice only and does not consider your personal circumstances; you should determine its suitability to you. Before acquiring a financial product you should consider the relevant product disclosure statement. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. Chris can be reached on 5430 4444.

CREATE AN EVENT TO REMEMBER Sunshine Coast’s premier Latin Entertainment Authentic costumes from Brazil’s Carnaval Dance shows from Brazilian Samba to Salsa from Cuba’s Havana Christmas Party Entertainment Corporate Entertainment Team Building Workshops

your chance to join the $12 billion liquor industry

Source: Ibisworld

invest

lifestyle industry huge returns

Investment packages starting from as low as $25,000 • Low entry cost • Servicing both retail and wholesale markets • Significant growth plans including south-east Asia - a $276Bn market • Sunshine Coast recipe

did you know? NZ company 42 Below started life in a backyard still producing premium vodka. Eight years later it was sold to Bacardi for $138million. Don’t miss this opportunity, call now Noel Bonnick 0456 040 426 or David Horton 0456 040 428

PHONE 0403 002 464 letsdancelatin.com.au

WE ALSO DO Classes - Hens Parties Stage Shows and more

Supporting business investment on the Sunshine Coast 55 Plaza Parade, Maroochydore. www.horking.com.au My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 39

28/09/2018 2:50:07 PM


BUSINESS

THE GAME CHANGERS The Sunshine Coast is in the midst of a multibillion-dollar business and development expansion that will benefit new and existing businesses. We take a look at some of the game-changing projects.

SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT EXPANSION Marcoola Developer: John Holland Group Dredging for the Sunshine Coast Airport Expansion Project started on August 11 with the dredge making trips up and down the coastline daily with about 1.3 million cubic metres of sand collected and pumped to the site. The project will deliver a new runway compliant with regulatory standards, runway-end taxiway loops, an expanded apron and terminal facilities, new access roads and utilities. The expansion will enable direct flights to more destinations across Australia, Asia and the Western Pacific. A council spokesperson says all materials will be off the beach before the turtle nesting season begins in November.

MAROOCHYDORE CBD Maroochydore Developer: SunCentral SunCentral’s contractors are nearing completion of the first stage of civil works, which includes installation of underground infrastructure and construction of above-ground infrastructure, including new streets, walkways, bike paths, street furniture, landscaping, parks, plazas and waterways, which will ultimately become community assets. A SunCentral spokesperson says the first stage of civil works will be completed by the end of the year. “Next month, SunCentral’s contractors will begin construction of the first bridge on the site and commence construction of the first stage of ‘the Corso’ – a striking new waterway,” the spokesperson says. While SunCentral is undertaking the “horizontal development” including the underground and above-ground infrastructure, the private sector will develop the building in the new city centre, or “vertical development.” “We expect the new CBD streets to be opened before the end of the year,” the spokesperson says.

SUBMARINE CABLE

Noel Bonnick, The Horking Group

Sunshine Coast Developer: RTI Connectivity Pty Ltd From 2020, the Sunshine Coast will deliver Australia’s fastest telecommunications connection to Asia and the second fastest to the US thanks to a new international submarine cable contract agreed between Sunshine Coast Council and RTI Connectivity. After years of planning and up to $35 million invested, $15 million of which was provided by the State Government, the project has begun. The cable means Queensland businesses will, for the first time, be able to bypass Sydney to connect internationally. This will provide business with a range of new opportunities that come with increased speed and diversity. The project includes a 550-kilometre undersea fibre-optic cable that will connect the region to the 9600-kilometre JapanGuam-Australia-South submarine cable.

BOKARINA BEACH Bokarina Developer: Stockland Bokarina Beach is a hive of construction activity with work on the extension of Lake Kawana progressing well. The $19 million Nicklin Way upgrade project is now well under way and includes the construction of two new bridge crossings, with a pedestrian and cycle path underneath, and the extension of Lake Kawana into the Bokarina Beach community to connect to the new internal lake. Stockland’s Mark McMahon says to create the internal lake, more than 3500 cubic metres of soil was removed every day, with the total volume of the lake on completion set to be the equivalent of about 11 Olympic-sized swimming pools. “Work on the Nicklin Way intersection upgrade will continue for the rest of this year, while landscaping around the new lake area is due to commence shortly. Once complete, the new lake will include a pebble beach and kayak launch area, barbecue facilities and shelters,” Mr McMahon says. “Rehabilitation work around the existing wetland area will also begin in coming months. A unique component of this work will be the construction of a new boardwalk that will form part of the ultimate coastal pathway extension.”

BE PREPARED – KNOW THE VALUE OF YOUR BUSINESS It is never too early to think about what your business is worth. I don’t mean that everyone should go out tomorrow and put their business up for sale. But I recommend to anyone I mentor that you should always have a good understanding of what your business is realistically worth. You never know when you may need to sell. If you always have the value of your business in mind then you can make decisions based on ‘what value will this add to my business?’. Whether you wish to sell now or not, some simple tips to consider include: 1. Tidy up your accounts. Make sure that anyone (particularly you) can look at your accounts and understand how your business is performing. For a buyer there is nothing worse than not being able to see if a business really makes a profit or not. 2. If you live out of your business and spend money on personal or discretionary items (what business brokers call ‘add backs’) then make sure they are easy to identify and not hidden in the detail. 3. Make sure when you are ready to sell that your premises are well presented. Dirty, untidy and cluttered premises are never attractive, for either buyers or customers. 4. Why your business? Every business has a reason why people buy from it. Whether it is for convenience, price, service, product range or some other reason, make sure you know what makes your business unique. Then use that knowledge to either grow your business or to sell its value to a buyer. 5. Think about how you could improve or grow your business. Whether you actually do it or not, it is good to have options, and buyers like to know there are opportunities to grow their investment. Regardless of where you are in your business journey, make sure you know it’s value and keep making decisions that add to that value.

Is your business having IT troubles? Monitor

Manage

Protect

• Personalised monitoring service • Achieve maximum speed and minimise downtime • Direct access to NBN technicians to fix the problem fast

Trusted advice in

EMPLOYMENT LAW • Employment Contracts • Unfair Dismissal Claims

B2B IT Specialists

• Adverse Action Claims • Redundancy

So you do what you do best

1300 96 9548 See our client testimonials online 40 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

40.indd 1

SECURE MANAGED PROTECTED

xlit.com.au

Visit our website for more information: www.argonlaw.com.au 5443 9988 | Level 2 - 43 Primary School Court, Maroochydore myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:33:45 PM


Advertisement

www.naturesedgebuderim.com.au

20-metre swimming pool All owner-occupied No exit fees No stamp duty Keep 100% of capital gain 8-star energy rated designer homes

$

Homes from

Will you stay cool this summer?

$

479,000

Winter and Spring bring glorious weather to the Sunshine Coast, so sometimes we forget how hot summer can be! What if there was a way you could stay cool this summer? And every summer after?! It’s possible to stay cool and enjoy the Queensland summer when you live in one of the new, architecturally-designed homes at Nature’s Edge Buderim. Homes are 8-star energy rated and oriented to catch cooling breezes. Solar panels means reduced energy bills, so why not run the air-conditioner when you feel like it! Cool off any time Residents at Nature’s Edge Buderim have access to an exclusive, 5-star

Leisure Centre with 20-metre sparkling swimming pool. Escape the heat in the boutique air-conditioned cinema, relax in the fully stocked library or enjoy sunset drinks on the east-facing deck overlooking the rainforest. Reduced maintenance When you move into Nature’s Edge Buderim, you’ll have a resort-style lifestyle and a smaller to-do list of home maintenance.

State-of-the-art cinema

The homes are designed for easy care, the community landscaping is done for you and someone else is cleaning the pool! Live happy and cool this summer and ever after! Secure one of only several new homes available now and ready by Christmas. Call 1800 218 898 to speak with one of our lifestyle advisers and ask for a personalised tour today.

Visit our new display homes any day at 25 Owen Creek Road, Forest Glen Open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 10am-3pm Telephone 1800 218 898 info@naturesedgebuderim.com.au www.naturesedgebuderim.com.au

41.indd 1

28/09/2018 11:55:13 AM


MY MY FUN

HOROSCOPES

13 14

15

16 17

18

19

20

21 22

23

24

ACROSS

DOWN

1 9 10 11 12 14 16 18 19 22 23 24

2 3

Collect (5) Unpleasantly cold and damp (4) 4 Foolish person (6) 5 Legendary (8) 6 Egocentric (7) 7 Harmless outlet for emotions (6,5) 8 Bonus for risky job (6,5) 13 Stout, heavy club (8) 15 Execrable (7) 17 Deep blue (6) 20 Group under instruction (5) 21 To idle (4)

Invariable (4,3,4) Opposed to (7) A very light wood (5) Otherwise (4) Soft (8) Annual (6) Originator (6) Chance (8) Resound (4) Enthusiasm (5) Place apart (7) Aloof (11)

SUDOKU

EASY

2 7 8 9

5 2 4 9

VIRGO (AUG 24-SEP 23)

LIBRA (SEP 24-OCT 23)

SCORPIO (OCT 24-NOV 22)

With love planet Venus retrograde, expect some romantic hiccups over the next few weeks. Attached Virgo – you’ll have to work hard to maintain a close connection with your partner. Otherwise, silly arguments and stony silences are likely.

If you are extravagant with cash and/ or credit this week, there could be financial repercussions. With Venus (your ruling planet) reversing through your cash zone, there’s a tendency to overvalue products and services and underplay your ability to pay for them.

You’re super keen to find your soul mate, but, with love planet Venus in retrograde mode, it’s not the ideal time to be searching and sampling. Plus, if your intuition tells you that a prospective date is not the real deal, avoid them like the plague!

SAGITTARIUS (NOV 23-DEC 21)

CAPRICORN (DEC 22-JAN 20)

AQUARIUS (JAN 21-FEB 19)

PISCES (FEB 20-MAR 20)

Spontaneous Sagittarians are by nature busy bees as they restlessly roam around looking for exciting new adventures. This week, with Mercury, Jupiter and retrograde Venus all visiting your solitude/soul zone, it’s time to slow down and look within.

You’d prefer to approach a current problem in a slow and steady Capricorn-like way, but a loved one wants it fixed immediately! Finding some middle ground is the smart and sensible thing to do.

Are you attracted to a cute colleague? Think twice before you make a move; with Venus reversing through your career zone, love and work are a messy mix at the moment. There’s more chance of success if you delay any romantic developments.

Love planet Venus is in retrograde mode until November 16, so the next few weeks is the time to review close relationships and ask yourself some serious questions. Is your partner providing the love, romance and security you desperately crave?

WORD STEP Complete the list by changing one letter at a time to create a new word at each step. One possible answer shown below.

ELOPE

_ _ _ _

_ _ _ _

_ _ _ _

_ _ _ _

_ _ _ _

SKIMS

QUIZ 1 What is the capital of Norway? 2 Which British rock band had hits with tracks such as I Want To Break Free, Somebody To Love and Killer Queen? 3 Pedology is a synonym for the study of children and which other area: teaching, feet or soil? 4 In which Australian state or territory is Pine Gap? 5 Which is the lower register in music: alto or tenor?

6 In 1921, which Chinese political party was formed? 7 Who was the first woman (pictured) to swim 100 metres in less than a minute? 8 In Norse mythology, where did Odin receive the souls of warriors killed in battle? 9 What is the German word for ‘town hall’? 10 In theatre and hospitality, FOH refers to ‘front of’ what?

SOLUTIONS

0510

6 7 5 3 9 2 9 3 6 4

3 5 2 6 8 5 9 9 1 6 7 6 4

LEO (JUL 24-AUG 23) Singles – with Venus now retrograde, it will be hard to get the romantic sparks firing between you and a potential partner. Attached lions – have you been neglecting your lover? Avoid being a pushy prima donna and put on your humility hat instead.

QUIZ: 1. Oslo 2. Queen 3. Soil 4. Northern Territory 5. Tenor 6. The Communist Party of China 7. Dawn Fraser 8. Valhalla 9. Rathaus 10. House

12

Single crabs – with love planet Venus reversing through your romance zone, you’ll find it difficult to differentiate a dream date from a disappointing dud. Avoid making snap decisions and instead proceed with plenty of caution.

CROSSWORD: Across: 1 Hard and fast 9 Against 10 Balsa 11 Else 12 Yielding 14 Yearly 16 Author 18 Accident 19 Echo 22 Verve 23 Isolate 24 Standoffish Down: 2 Amass 3 Dank 4 Nitwit 5 Fabulous 6 Selfish 7 Safety valve 8 Danger money 13 Bludgeon 15 Accurst 17 Indigo 20 Class 21 Loaf

11

CANCER (JUN 22-JUL 23)

Gung-ho single Geminis love to dive into the dating pool, but, with Venus retro, you need to be much more discriminating. Attached twins – you’ll have to be extra patient if you want to avoid a breakdown in communication between you and your partner.

WORD STEP: ELOPE SLOPE SLOPS SLIPS SKIPS SKIMS

10

GEMINI (MAY 22-JUN 21)

This week, it will be difficult to give and receive affection, as Venus (your power planet) is in retrograde mode. Attached Taurus – you may have to deal with unresolved issues from the past. If you’re single, avoid becoming entangled in a secret affair.

3 6 1 9 2 4 5 8 7

8

9

TAURUS (APR 21-MAY 21)

Attached Aries – with Venus reversing through your intimacy zone, don’t be too picky with your lover; you’ll find praise and encouragement will get you a lot further than criticism. Single rams – when it comes to dating, take your time and tread carefully.

4 2 8 5 7 6 9 1 3

7

ARIES (MAR 21-APR 20)

7 5 9 1 3 8 6 4 2

6

1 3 5 8 6 7 4 2 9

5

6 9 7 4 1 2 3 5 8

4

2 8 4 3 9 5 1 7 6

3

9 7 3 2 4 1 8 6 5

2

8 4 6 7 5 9 2 3 1

1

5 1 2 6 8 3 7 9 4

CROSSWORD

Your gourmet adventure starts here! Flydirect directtoAuckland Fly Auckland 6 July to 28 October

nsh hinecoast  #flysuns UWPUJKPGEQCUVCKTRQTVEQOCW 42 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

42.indd 1

myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 10:05:25 AM


PROPERTY PREVIEW

START YOUR BEACH LIFE PAGE 44>

myweeklypreview.com.au

43.indd 1

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 43

28/09/2018 12:56:01 PM


BEACH LIFE PROMOTION

LIVE LIKE EVERY DAY IS A HOLIDAY

For generations people have flocked to Alexandra Headland for vacations or to escape the city and find some solace by the sea. Now it’s your turn to understand what the locals have always known and experience beachfront living at its best.

S

ituated across the road from Alexandra Headland beach and adjacent to Nelson Park, Beach Life is ideally located. Just a short walk to a patrolled beach, the surf club, restaurants and cafes, residents will be able to take a morning swim, grab a coffee and pick up a loaf of bread – all on their doorstep. The Beach Life site is one of the last major development sites left on the beachfront anywhere on the Coast and it could not be better situated for the changes planned in the area. Five minutes down the road, the Sunshine Coast Council’s SunCentral project – the new greenfield Maroochydore CBD – is well underway and this will offer

44 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

44.indd 1

commercial and retail opportunities as well as an entertainment, convention and exhibition facility. The council also has plans for a major upgrade for the Alexandra Headland foreshore and the development of Mooloolaba as a major tourist hub. So Beach Life residents will benefit from their proximity to all this new infrastructure but still find themselves in an idyllic beachside location.

“Like a surfer waiting for the perfect wave, sometimes a moment arrives that is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. This is one of those times”

BEACH LIVING AT ITS BEST The development consists of 58 luxuriously appointed two and three bedroom apartments, either with uninterrupted, never-to-be-built-out views of the beach to the east or views of the park and lake to the west.

The building’s unique design is split in two to increase access to light and ventilation and incorporates a two-storey atrium with a lush vertical garden that myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 1:16:40 PM


BEACH LIFE PROMOTION

AT A GLANCE Alexandra Heads SLSC & Patrolled Beach

Beach Access

Nelson Park

Mooloolaba

Beach Life Alex What: 58 luxuriously appointed two and three bedroom apartments over seven levels. Where: 120 Alexandra Parade, Alexandra Headland. Sales office open Wednesday to Sunday 10am-2pm. Location: Adjacent to Alexandra Headland beach and Nelson Park, Beach Life is a three-minute walk to a patrolled beach and surf club. Key features: • All apartments have beach or lake views • Communal recreation, barbecue and pool area • Two-storey atrium with a lush vertical garden Price: From $580,000 to $2,500,000 Contact: Call Craig Morrison on 0407 142 027 or visit beachlifealex.com.au OVER 40% NOW SOLD

“Be quick to take a front-row seat for life. Whether you are downsizing, making a sea change or looking for an investment, Beach Life Alex is an opportunity not to be missed”

Uninterrupted, never-to-be-built-out ocean views stretch from Noosa in the north to Point Cartwright in the south. Beach Life incorporates a two-storey atrium with a lush vertical garden. This space houses the elevated pool and deck, tables, seating and a communal barbecue area. helps connect the ocean to the park, and the park to the ocean. This space also houses the elevated pool and deck, tables, seating and built-in benches, a gym, a communal barbecue area plus a shower and somewhere to wash down your surfboard.

ELEGANT LINES, REFINED STYLE The Beach Life building is the epitome of understated elegance. Each apartment has more than enough room for living and the unique design – with the central atrium space – increases the available light and ventilation to myweeklypreview.com.au

45.indd 1

every apartment. While the communal recreation and pool areas also extend the living spaces available to every resident. The apartments themselves feature luxury appointments including high ceilings, LED recessed lighting, reversecycle air-conditioning and ceiling fans, while the kitchens feature Miele appliances and stone benches.

ANOTHER QUALITY PROJECT FROM CUBE DEVELOPMENTS The Cube Developments team takes great pride in its ability to drive, deliver and execute excellent results. With more than 20 years’ experience in the property

development industry, Cube Developments has a successful track record in identifying opportunities in a wide range of sectors including retail, commercial, industrial and residential. Its strategic thinking and ability to anticipate trends – along with a solid understanding of town planning and local government – enables the developer to be at the forefront of great opportunities. The team has also developed very strong relationships with a team of project partners and consultants. In this case, Beach Life was designed by local firm Sprout Architects with town planning services from Project Urban, another

Alexandra Headland-based company. The Beach Life sales team is headed up by another Sunshine Coast local, Craig Morrison, who was born, raised, and educated on the Coast. He prides himself on building relationships and community connections to help achieve successful sales outcomes. He is ably assisted by sales associate Jamie Vibert who – while not quite a local (having moved here when he was 11) – did study at the University of the Sunshine Coast. Both Craig and Jamie can be found from Wednesday to Sunday in the Beach Life Alex sales office, located on site at 120 Alexandra Parade, Alexandra Headland.

With Beach Life construction set to start in December, if you would like to secure a slice of beachside living, best act now.

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 45

28/09/2018 12:57:03 PM


PROPERTY

INSIDE A MULTIMILLION-DOLLAR HINTERLAND HOME This architectural delight is awaiting a new owner. Could it be you? WORDS: Roxanne McCarty-O’Kane.

A

piece of architectural magnificence in the Sunshine Coast hinterland has come onto the market, proving you don’t need a coastal location to secure a unique statement property. Listing agent Linda Shore-Perez from Villa Prestige Properties says from the moment she walked up to the four-metre entrance door, she knew she was about to see something truly special. “The award-winning design created by Bark Design Architects faces out over the mountains and while that can feel quite unprotected in other locations, they have created a courtyard that looks through the house and incorporated modern architecture principals with Japanese elements to take full advantage of the site,” she says. Mrs Shore-Perez says the four-bedroom home sits on a 2000-square metre plot of land and features five-metre-high ceilings, cross-flow ventilation and a sustainable design. “Everything about it is beautiful and it is

46 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

46.indd 1

remarkable how so much thought has been put into the design of the house,” she says. “They truly didn’t spare any expense to create this statement property.” Maleny House is located on Maleny Stanley River Road in Wootha and is attracting interest from $2 million-plus buyers. Ms Shore-Perez says it is a must-see property for those who are looking for a truly spectacular home with breathtaking views of the Glass House Mountains.

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 2:42:39 PM


Mountain Creek, 1/30 Karawatha Drive

AUCTION

Mountain Creeks Best Buy!

OPEN HOME: Sat 6th Oct 11-11.30am

• Large open plan living & dining • Functional kitchen with plenty of storage space • Second living area perfect for separation for the family • Generous main bedroom with modern ensuite & walk-in robe • Additional 2 king size bedrooms both with walk-in robes • Expansive covered outdoor entertaining and garden • 6x 2.5 Lock up storage area • Prime Moutain Creek school zone precint

VIEW AT: www.defineproperty.com.au AUCTION: On Site Sat 20th Oct 2pm AGENT: Jordan Barden 0422 990 824

3

2

2

2

Buderim, 15/17 King Street

“Buderim Blooms” Centrally Located Townhouse This spacious, well positioned apartment in the heart of Buderim is excellent buying. The apartment is situated at the back of the complex making it private and quiet. • Three bedrooms with built-ins • Full-size bathroom with separate toilet • Practical floor plan • 15 units in the complex • Easy access to Buderim Village

OPEN HOME: Saturday 6th Oct 11-11.30am VIEW AT: www.defineproperty.com.au PRICE: $380,000 AGENT: Amanda Morton 0475 846 626

3

2

Captivating Chevallum Colonial This impressive homestead enjoys the charm and character of the quintessential Queenslander along with all the comforts of modern living. Set peacefully on lush acreage this award-winning home has been designed for effortless entertaining.

myweeklypreview.com.au

47.indd 1

1

AUCTION

Chevallum, 2 Lisa Road

• Secluded position on approximately 1.5 acres • Generous living areas with high ceilings • Stunning entertaining pavilion with alfresco kitchen • Sparkling in-ground saltwater pool

1

• Huge master suite with chic new ensuite • Sunlit kitchen with gas cooking & plumbed-in fridge • Landscaped, low maintenance grounds • Double remote garaging plus guest parking

OPEN HOME: Sat 6th Oct 12-12.30pm & Wed 10th Oct 4-4.30pm VIEW AT: www.defineproperty.com.au AUCTION: Onsite Sat 20th Oct 12pm AGENT: Ross Cattle 0410 625 758 Athena Law 0408 884 104

5

3

2

2

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 47

28/09/2018 1:48:11 PM


MULTI AUCTION | THURSDAY 11TH OCTOBER Ramada Resort Marcoola | 6pm

22 Paperbark Place Mudjimba

4

2

2

PLEASURE FOR ALL THE FAMILY • Quiet cul de sac location in a sought after area of Mudjimba • Kitchen features stone benches & stainless steel appliances

• Maroochy River and Mudjimba Beach are in close proximity

Unit 11 ‘SIO’ 1 Suncoast Beach Drive Mount Coolum

View Saturday 1:00pm - 1:30pm Auction In-rooms 11th October

• Spacious front deck capturing views across to Mount Coolum • ‘As new’ and less than a year old this villa features all the mod cons

Brad Reed 0419 788 625 brad@northshorerealty.com.au

3

2

2

• Low Body Corporate Fees $2,640 per annum • Transport, cafés, grocery store at your doorstep, minutes to golf & surf beach 48 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

48.indd 1

2

2

• Recently renovated home situated on a 2,211m2 land size block • Two covered deck areas with great views out into the hinterlands

View Sat & Sun 11:00am - 11:30am Auction In-rooms 11th October

• Designer style bathroom located upstairs • Swimming pool with deck area and glass panel balustrading

27 Richardson Street Pacific Paradise

Jonathon Cameron 0426 828 835 jonathon@northshorerealty.com.au

4

2

1

REFRESHED & ENHANCED View Saturday 11:00am – 11:30am Auction In-rooms 11th October

• Air conditioned, 100% wool carpets, stone surfaces, European appliances • Expansive window & glass doors invite natural light & create a sense of space

3

• Open plan living with combined lounge, kitchen and dining area

A DESIRABLE LIFESTYLE • Everything at your fingertips plus luxury & room to entertain & unwind

128 Centenary Heights Road Coolum Beach FAMILY HOME WITH FANTASTIC VIEWS

• Fenced and child friendly yard, ideal for sports matches • Electricity bills will be a thing of the past with 5.5kw solar system

Coolum 5446 2500 | Marcoola 5448 7444 www.northshorerealty.com.au

• Positioned in a quiet no through road, walk to school, shops, tavern & more • Just minutes to the ever-popular Mudjimba Beach

View Saturday 10:00am – 10:30am Auction In-rooms 11th October

• Renovated, designed with delightful timber feel throughout

Keith Blanchard 0419 676 037 keith@northshorerealty.com.au

• Open plan living & dining, stone bench tops, Bamboo flooring • Entertaining area overlooks large back yard; perfect for kids

Brad Reed 0419 788 625 brad@northshorerealty.com.au myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 2:42:52 PM


MULTI AUCTION | THURSDAY 11TH OCTOBER Ramada Resort Marcoola | 6pm

12 North Beach Place Mudjimba

Coolum 5446 2500 | Marcoola 5448 7444 www.northshorerealty.com.au

4

2

2

LAP OF LUXURY View Saturday 11:00am - 11:45am

• Just 180 steps to Mudjimba Beach along a private walkway… this is Beach Heaven • Freshly painted inside and outside with all major maintenance done for years to come • Master suite on lower level, with luxury spa and double vanities, is well separated from further three upper bedrooms

Auction Auction In Rooms 11th October

• Two open plan living areas opening to northern veranda and stunning 25m lap pool • Stylish kitchen features stainless steel appliances and integrated AEG dishwasher

Mark McDonald 0418 871 059 mark@northshorerealty.com.au

• New ducted air-conditioning throughout and new 6 kw solar system • Fully fenced corner block with wrap around lawn and parking for up to six cars

35 Coolibah Street Mudjimba RARE BEACHSIDE VACANT LAND

5 Lerner Street Pacific Paradise

VACANT LAND

• Vacant land in Mudjimba Beach is becoming very rare • Your last opportunity to build in Mudjimba Shores Estate • Surrounded by quality homes and an above average size lot • Build now or hold for your future dream home • Mudjimba offers a great lifestyle, come and explore today

View Agent on site 9:00am - 9:30am Auction In-rooms 11th October Brad Reed 0419 788 625 brad@northshorerealty.com.au

4 Kooyonga Court Nambour

3

SCENIC VIEWS ON A BUDGET

• First home buyers start your life here • Elevated proudly from the street, great sized block • Open plan air conditioned living & dining area • Front deck with views over the hinterland • Double lock up garage, storage area downstairs, large yard myweeklypreview.com.au

49.indd 1

1

2

View Saturday 1:00pm - 1:30pm Auction In-rooms 11th October Keith Blanchard 0419 676 037 keith@northshorerealty.com.au

UNIQUE DUAL LIVING IN PARADISE

4

2

2

• Endless opportunities and suitable to multiple buyers • Main house - 2 bedrooms, bathroom & kitchen, lounge room • Studio - 2 bedrooms, bathroom, lounge room & kitchenette • Guest studio is above the garage and has a private entry • Stroll to shopping & medical centre, school, tavern & bowls club

View Saturday 12:00pm - 12:30pm Auction In-rooms 11th October Brad Reed 0419 788 625 brad@northshorerealty.com.au

Unit 3507 ‘Ramada’ 923 David Low Way Marcoola

2

LOVING LIFE

• Absolute beachfront enjoy beach walks, or dine poolside • Resort pool, gymnasium, casual dining, sports bar onsite • Furnished, open plan & air conditioned living area • Private balcony with magnificent hinterland views • Perfectly located opposite local shops, dining, & more

2

1

View Sunday 1:00pm - 1:30pm Auction In-rooms 11th October Brad Reed 0419 788 625 brad@northshorerealty.com.au My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 49

28/09/2018 2:43:42 PM


PROPERTY

UNIQUE APARTMENT Th exc This exceptional xcep epti tionall three-bedroom th hree-b bedroom d two-bathroom twotw o ba bathroom apartment apa part rtme ment nt features fea eatu ture ress water views from most rooms. It has an open-plan kitchen, dining and lounge space, framed by windows and sliding glass doors that spill out to the spacious and exclusive courtyard area. A unique aspect to the apartment is the internal access from the garage, which also provides convenient access to the swimming pool area. The private gated Broadwater Quays boutique complex consists of only 10 apartments.

1/88-90 RIVER ESPLANADE, MOOLOOLABA 3 bed, 2 bath, 1 car $795,000 Define Property 5478 2477 Grant Whisker 0415 856 575

www.platinumproperties.com.au Shop 4 Dwyer House, 256 Nicklin Way, Warana T: 5437 8806

First home or investment - Must be sold 5 Riverstone Crescent, LITTLE MOUNTAIN Riverstone Crescent is a quite street. Located close to shops, amenities and only a short drive to the new University Hospital. • Spacious master with walk in robe and ensuite • Open plan kitchen, dining, living leading to a outdoor area • Separate media/living room • Fully fenced 450m2 block

P L AT I N U M S E R V I C E

P L AT I N U M P E O P L E

4

2

2

2

Inspect Saturday 6th Oct 11-11:30am Price Offers over $499,000 Steve Kealey 0437 935 369

P L AT I N U M R E S U LT S

Coolum 5446 2500 | Marcoola 5448 7444 www.northshorerealty.com.au

8/1-3 Andrew Street Point Arkwright

3

2

2

THE VIEWS WILL IMPRESS • Situated on the beachside of Point Arkwright is this superb top floor apartment

View Saturday 11:00am - 11:30am

• Large open plan living with soaring ceilings and ocean views

Price $759,000

• Access to the large exclusive roof terrace via the main balcony area • Master suite with sliding doors onto the front balcony to maximise views & breezes • Fully furnished ready to holiday let or just move in • Secure basement parking for 2 cars plus a storage room for all your beach gear • Cross the street to the park and you are nearly on the beach 50 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

50.indd 1

Noel Mooney 0417 756 076 noel@northshorerealty.com.au Shannon Astill 0405 729 513 shannon@northshorerealty.com.au myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 8:43:50 AM


Shop 4 Dwyer House, 256 Nicklin Way, Warana

HAMMER

TIME!

SO

PRESENTS

LD

www.platinumproperties.com.au

Steve Turner Steve Kealey 0412 679 488 0437 935 369

MULTI IN-ROOM AUCTION EVENT NOVEMBER 14 - FROM 5.30PM The Lake House, Brightwater Tavern - 15 Freshwater Street, Mountain Creek Hosted by the Sunshine Coast’s Number 1 Auctioneer - Gordon McDonald Be a part of this exciting property event.

YOUR PROPERTY HERE

Call us today 3 Bed 2 Bath 2 Car

3 Bed 1 Bath 1 Car

24 Peacock Crescent, BOKARINA

10 Lapoinya Crescent, WARANA

Be a part of this exciting property event.

YOUR PROPERTY HERE

Call us today 4 Bed 2 Bath 2 Car Pool

3 Bed 2 Bath 3 Car Pool

24 Undara Avenue, BUDDINA P L AT I N U M S E R V I C E myweeklypreview.com.au

51.indd 1

NP/101 Pacific Boulevard, BUDDINA •

P L AT I N U M P E O P L E

P L AT I N U M R E S U LT S My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 51

28/09/2018 12:47:47 PM


PROPERTY

MAROOCHYDORE APARTMENT

T

his outstanding property is one of the best apartments available in the heart of Maroochydore with some of the most outstanding views on offer. The huge master suite overlooks the stunning ocean views. There are two further bedrooms with private balconies facing the town centre and hinterland, plus a home office. The large open-plan kitchen has stone benches and Miele appliances, and there are separate dining and living spaces and a private media room. The large north-facing balcony provides excellent outside living and captures views and cool breezes.

902/8 DUPORTH AVENUE, MAROOCHYDORE 3 bed, 2 bath, 2 car Auction on site Saturday October 6 @ 12.30pm Next Property Group 1300 400 777 Richard Scrivener 0416 799 188 Loren Wimhurst 0415 380 222

- MALENY - SUNSHINE COAST HINTERLAND - QUEENSLAND Award winning Bark Architects have created a wonderful example of modern architecture in the midst of a country landscape. Combining glass, stone and steel this exceptional residence sits on the escarpment taking in the most spectacular views across the Glass House Mountains National Park and Brisbane.

Iconic ‘Maleny House’ By Bark Architects

A sanctuary and get away for the discerning few. • Award Winning Architecture • Panoramic Views • Exceptional Hand-crafted Finishes • Guest Quarters • Entertaining Courtyard • Japanese Garden

4

3

4

Price: Entertaining Offers Contact Linda Shore-Perez 0427 378 687

villarealestate.com.au

52 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

52.indd 1

myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 8:50:49 AM


PROPERTY

Property of the week

BUDERIM 1 Mayfair Lane, Buderim

T

his is your opportunity to own property in the prestigious Mayfair Lane. The one-of-a-kind Paul Clout designed luxury home showcases panoramic views from the mountains to the sea. This private residence is truly in a class of its own. A testament to design excellence that incorporates functionality, high-end inclusions and impressive aesthetic appeal, this is a home where individuality and architectural brilliance shine brightly. Over three levels, the home is complete with four bedrooms, a spacious office, three bathrooms plus spa bath, three living areas, north-east facing balcony terraces and lock-up parking on a beautifully landscaped 1603m2 block. More features include soaring ceilings, verandah and lots of storage. The floor plan facilitates good separation of living with the ground floor living easily self-contained. A magnificent mastersuite, custom-designed kitchen, meters of deck living and dining with a fabulous terrace showcase the beautiful vista in its full brilliance.

FA S T FA C T S 4

3

2

AGENT

Stacy Downey 0400 444 011

AGENCY

AW Prestige

AUCTION On-site Saturday, October 27 at 4pm

“An abundance of glass ensures the home is light-filled, optimising the stunning outlook”

leadingrealty.com.au

15 Oak Court, MINYAMA

4

3

2

STUNNNING RESIDENCE ON ONE LEVEL This beautifully designed home, set in a hub of prestigious properties is all on one level and is positioned perfectly on a frontage of 19m meters of deep water. Complete with a pool, deck and long pontoon. This home is like no other in Minyama. Nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac with appealing street frontage. As you walk in through the spacious entrance you have wide hallways with superb Bamboo floors, generously high ceilings giving the open plan layout a very spacious feeling.

PRICE Conatct Agent VIEW Saturday & Sunday 11-11:30am CONTACT Jean Hamer 0419 034 500 Suzanne Annabel 0411 106 791 myweeklypreview.com.au

53.indd 1

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 53

2/10/2018 8:51:27 AM


SELLING FAST - DON’T MISS OUT COMPLETION MID 2019

BEACHSIDE LIVING IN THE HEART OF THE SUNSHINE COAST All amenities right on your doorstep • 30m to Kawana na Shopping Sh World and new Gold Class cinema ma complex comp • 50m to local school al primary prim • 200m to patrolled beach and a Kawana Surf Club • Exceptional investment opportunity rental returns tunity - high ren • Haven of coastal convenience with beachside appeal

1, 2 and 3 Bedroom Apartments Now Selling FROM $389,000 Display Suite open daily 10am-5pm

Kylie Bond 0427 626 359 Todd McKee 0418 737 197

54.indd 1

THE

thehedge.com.au

28/09/2018 10:42:44 AM


55.indd 1

28/09/2018 1:02:37 PM


56.indd 1

28/09/2018 1:18:44 PM


57.indd 1

28/09/2018 1:03:55 PM


58.indd 1

28/09/2018 1:04:31 PM


59.indd 1

28/09/2018 1:59:40 PM


PROPERTY

WATERFRONT BEAUTY There are only four streets in Mooloolaba that offer unobstructed deep ocean access, and Elanora Avenue is one of the best. Renovate the home, rebuild and create your dream home or redevelop the site with two stunning architecturally designed beach homes, recently approved. The large 728-square metre lot has an 18.1-metre waterfrontage. On the ground level are the main living zones including a large lounge and dining area, huge kitchen, casual living space and the first of four bedrooms. The upper level has three bedrooms with a central landing for an office area. Outside, well-established gardens surround the home and there is a private sandy beach as well as a 12-metre jetty.

60 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

60.indd 1

30 ELANORA AVENUE, MOOLOOLABA 4 bed, 3 bath, 2 car Auction on site Saturday November 3 @ 3pm Elite Lifestyle Properties 5444 0111 Mark Unkel 0412 738 675

myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 8:52:08 AM


14 Fountain Road, Buderim

4 Bed | 3 Bath | 2 Car

Embrace the ultimate lifestyle at 14 Fountain Road the absolute pinnacle of Buderim real-estate. Designed

Auction

by Aboda Design Group and built by Menzie Designer Homes this architectural masterpiece epitomises

Saturday 27th October 3pm

luxurious living on one of Buderims most sought after streets. A trophy home of grand proportions offering the ultimate setting for extraordinary living and entertaining to maximise the breathtaking views.

View Saturday 6th October 11.30am - 12.00pm

www.tmestateagents.com.au

61.indd 1

Tanya Mungomery M 0414 260 711 E tanya@tmestateagents.com.au OfďŹ ce P 07 5373 5077 A Middy’s Complex Shop 13 29 Main Street, Buderim

Sincerity - Honesty - Commitment

28/09/2018 12:49:35 PM


Dual Dwelling with potential 7% return | SLASHED BY $30,000!!! For Immediate Sale Buyers over $580,000 should inspect! | 4a Tytherleigh Avenue, Landsborough TKLVSURSHUW\ORFDWHGLQ/DQGVERURXJKRQWKH6XQVKLQH&RDVWWLFNV(9(5<ER[DQGLVSURYLGLQJDSRVLWLYHLQFRPH,WZLOOR൵HUORQJWHUPFDSLWDOJDLQDQGUHQWDOSRWHQWLDOLVXSWR $800 plus per week, yielding 7% return. This property boasts 2 extra-large self-contained dwellings, consisting of a 3-bedroom and 2-bedroom unit on one title. The Central township location is within walking distance. A 5-minute walk to Landsborough train station, bus, schools, shopping villages, easy access to the major highway and 20 minutesâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; drive to the beautiful beach of Mooloolaba. This outstanding property is approx. 255m2 of living areas plus approx. another approx 50m2 of huge covered entertaining area overlooking a rainforest. The block size is 843m2 ZLWKDODUJHHQRXJK\DUGIRUSHWVDQGFKLOGUHQ7KHSURSHUW\LV¿QLVKHGZLWKEHVWIHDWXUHVPRQH\FDQEX\IRUWKLVW\SHRISURSHUW\VWRQHWRSEHQFKHVKXJHNLWFKHQVZLWKPPXS market appliances, 5-star top of the range complete turn key. This property is selling for up to $80,000 to $100,000 below replacement value, compared with other propeties in the same area.

2XUFOLHQWVFKRRVHXVEHFDXVHZHRৼHUDSURIHVVLRQDOVWUHVVIUHHVHUYLFHWKDWZLOOVDYHWKHP WLPHDQGSRWHQWLDOO\UHGXFHWKHLUVSHQGDQGLQFUHDVHWKHLUSUR¿WVE\WKRXVDQGV

A 2,565m2, Splitter Block Located in Central Buderim, A Rare Golden Nugget, Money Making Opportunity Position yourself to EARN real money in this unique boutique development. Properties with equity uplift and development approval are very sought after. Featuring a beautiful 5-bedroom home on an elevated north facing location in North Buderim. The property is close to private schools, shopping centre and the beach is a short drive. This property has just gained development approval to subdivide into two blocks. Lot 1, the front block will be 1,087m2, potential for a duplex and lot 2 is on 1,478m2 with the existing home. 7KLVJLYHVWKHVDYY\EX\HUDFKDQFHWRGHYHORSDQGEXLOGDGXSOH[RUDQRWKHUKRPHWROLYHLQRURQVHOOIRUDSUR¿W7KHWKLUGRSWLRQFRXOGEHWRKROGRQWRRUMXVWVHOOWKHIURQWEORFN RQRUOLYHLQWKHGUHDPKRPHDQGODQGEDQNIRUIXWXUHFDSLWDOJURZWK3OHDVH1RWH7KHVHOOHULVRSHQWRFRQVLGHUEXLOGHUVRUGHYHORSHUVWHUPV7KLVPHDQVDÃ&#x20AC;H[LEOHVHWWOHPHQW options, to prepare for an on-sale opportunity. If you are in the market looking for a small project this could be the one you have been waiting for. We are open to consider all options.

www.horizonpropertyalliance.com.au

62 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

62.indd 1

For more information, please contact Michael Knights of Horizon Property Alliance on M: 0409 018 778 E:michael@horizonpropertyalliance.com.au

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 2:06:01 PM


6 Cooroora Street, Dicky Beach Nestled on the shores of Tooway Lake where it meets Dicky and Moffat Beach…this is an incredibly rare and once in a lifetime opportunity. • Rare 1216m² waterfront land with direct beach and lake access • Architectural masterpiece with over 600m² of living space • Private grass tennis court adds to this exclusive lifestyle • Grand home with multiple living areas and balconies • Soaring ceilings with lake and ocean views

3 Aucঞon In Rooms, The Events Centre, Caloundra Thursday, October 11 at 11am

3

2

1

1

Andrew Garland 0403 851 777

View Saturday & Sunday 1-1.30pm

raywhitecaloundra.com.au

63.indd 1

28/09/2018 1:10:28 PM


64 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

64.indd 1

myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 10:43:40 AM


Grant Smith Property

BUDERIM 6 Ryhope Street Ryhope Street, Buderim is one of the tightest-held locations across the entire Sunshine Coast. Surrounded by quality residences in one of Buderim’s premier residential enclaves this large 1356sqm allotment delivers a remarkable opportunity to create an enviable lifestyle sanctuary ‘on Buderim’.

2

2

1

1,356m2

BED

BATH

CAR

LAND

PRICE

VIEW

Tender Closes 25th October 4.00pm

Saturday 6th October At 12.00pm

• Create An Exceptional Lifestyle Sanctuary ‘On Buderim’ • Quiet Enclave Surrounded By Buderim’s Finest Homes • Design Your Ultimate Family Estate • Family Friendly Location Close To Private & Public School • Subdivision Potential For Two Blocks • Walking Distance To Buderim Village

RUSSELL DELL

0400 409 000

65.indd 1

C21.com.au/Buderim

28/09/2018 2:07:02 PM


PROPERTY

MOUNT COOLUM VILLA

P

ositioned with everything at your fingertips, this villa exudes a feeling of luxury offering plenty of room. Set in a boutique collection of 26 villas and capturing mystical views across to Mount Coolum National Park, this almost new villa features all the mod cons. This three-bedroom villa offers airconditioned living spaces, 100 per cent wool carpets, stone surfaces, European appliances and timber staircase. Square-set ceilings and expansive window and glass doors invite natural light and a sense of space into the comfortable openplan living area.

MAROOCHYDORE

5

BED

2

BATH

2

CAR

632m2 LAND

Deceased Estate…Tradies Alert! • Renovate Or Demolish, Coveted Pocket • Kitchen + Kitchenette – Suit Dual Living • Double Storey – Old Brick Family Classic • 632M 2- Flat Block With Dlug & Shed • Could Suit Builders/Tradies, Renovators Deceased Estate Must Be Sold Under Hammer At Auction •

large dam and 700m of river frontage.

AUCTION On-site Wednesday October 10th 5pm

VIEW Saturday 6th 1.00 - 1.45pm

ROB WHITING

0428 855 141

66 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

66.indd 1

C21.com.au/Maroochydore

3 bed, 2 bath, 2 car Auction in-rooms at Ramada Resort Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Marcoola 5448 7444 Keith Blanchard 0419 676 037

Burtons Road, Maroochy River RIVERFRONT HOME ON 15.78HA 39 ACRES Highset Queenslander in very good order with 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, beau ful views,

40 Surf Road

U11/1 SUNCOAST BEACH DRIVE, MOUNT COOLUM

• Well fenced, substan al je y, ca le yards and ramp and 4 bay shed on concrete slab with 3 roller doors and power connected. • 5km from Bli Bli Township and just 10 minutes to the beach. • The total area of this farm is 184 acres and was running 80 head of Brahman ca le for 10 years. Adjoining lots are available for purchase separately or in any combina on. Lot 2 Lot 102 Lot 1 • 26.64ha (66 acres) • 6.1ha (15 acres) • 17.83ha (44 acres) • 860m of river frontage • Level lot • Riverfront land with 155m • Power to block • No power facing the river • Price: $850,000 • Price: $360,000 • Power close to block • Price: $750,000 Prime loca on! Very private and quiet for fishing, crabbing, waterskiing or just enjoying a paddle on the river, the choice is yours.

$1.2 MILLION

3 BED

1 BATH

4 CAR

VIEW Saturday 6th October 1:00pm – 1:30pm OFFICE 11/21 Nicklin Way, Minyama QLD 4575 CONTACT Rob Keam M 0418 708 137 P 07 5444 0111 E robkeam@elitelp.com.au W elitelifestyleproper es.com.au myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 8:52:30 AM


30 Elanora Avenue, Mooloolaba

EASY WALKING DISTANCE TO MOOLOOLABA BEACHFRONT This property will offer discerning buyers an incredible opportunity and flexibility.

4 BED

In Mooloolaba there are only 4 Streets that offer unobstructed deep ocean access and Elanora Avenue is regarded as one of the best.

AUCTION

This amazing property offers you the following op ons:

VIEW

• Renovate exis ng home • Rebuild your new dream waterfront home • Redevelop the site with two stunning architect designed beach homes, recently approved by council

67.indd 1

2 CAR

On-site Saturday 3rd November at 3:00pm

Saturday 6th October 10:30am – 11:00am

OFFICE 11/21 Nicklin Way, Minyama QLD 4575

CONTACT For the address and its prime loca on, the op ons couldn’t be be er. Details of DA approval for “SALTAIRE MOOLOOLABA” available on request. W: realestate.com.au/129431950

3 BATH

Mark Unkel M 0412 738 675 P 07 5444 0111 E markunkel@elitelp.com.au W waterfrontproper es.com.au

28/09/2018 1:50:35 PM


AUCTION BUDERIM’S PREMIER PRECINCT – THE ULTIMATE FAMILY ENTERTAINER – DUAL LIVING P 31 Greenwood Close, Buderim Situated in one of Buderim’s most sought-after small acreage precincts, with just a short stroll to Matthew Flinders Anglican College, is this stunning, executive family entertainer. The property speaks for itself with everything you could want in a home, both inside and out. The versatile floor plan allows for easy conversion to dual living or the perfect teenage retreat away from the rest of the living zones, whilst there are 5 bedrooms in total and a fully functional office as well. Don’t delay and say you “should have“ as I will challenge any astute buyer to find better value for money in this most sought after precinct. Just minutes to Buderim’s main street, the University of the Sunshine Coast and only 10mins (approx.) to Mooloolaba & Maroochydore beaches.

N E X T

68.indd 1

G E N

R E A L

• • • • • • • •

Prime, safe & sought after location Floodlit tennis court Abundant space for kids & pets Dual living potential 44 solar panels - 13.2 KW Vaulted ceilings & light-filled kitchen Walk to Matthew Flinders & University 10 mins (approx.) to beaches

E S T A T E

28/09/2018 2:08:23 PM


G POTENTIAL 5

3

4

Auction: Saturday 20th October at 2pm Inspect: Saturday 6th October 10-10.45am Craig Porter 0411 554 880

69.indd 1

28/09/2018 2:09:24 PM


AUCTION AUCTION THIS SATURDAY OCTOBER 6TH - INSTRUCTIONS ARE TO SELL! ‘Aurora’ 902/8 Duporth Avenue, Maroochydore Only once in a while does an opportunity arise quite like this one! This outstanding property has been held for the last decade and has now become available to the new lucky owners. This is undoubtedly one of the best apartments currently available in the heart of Maroochydore with some of the most outstanding views on offer. Showcasing grand living to a high scale with a huge master suite overlooking the stunning ocean and river views with its own private balcony. Call now to inspect!

N E X T

70.indd 1

G E N

R E A L

3 • • • • • •

Outstanding location Easy walk to restaurants Ducted air conditioning Walk to beach & river Two secure car parks Lift access

2

2

Auction: Saturday 6th October at 12.30pm Inspect: Saturday 6th October 12-12.30pm Richard Scrivener 0416 799 188 Loren Wimhurst 0415 380 222

E S T A T E

28/09/2018 2:10:57 PM


A BOUTIQUE ACREAGE WITH THE LOT - AMAZING VALUE ON NEARLY 3 ACRES 20 Wells Street, Palmwoods For those who really appreciate the finer things in life, you’re in for a treat. From the moment you drive up to the dual access, electronically secured double gates and enter the grand foyer, you know you’re in for something very special. The easily maintained 2.5 acres seems larger as you back on to a natural eco-system of waterways and wetlands that are magical, serene and full of birdlife. Please call for your own tour.

N E X T

71.indd 1

G E N

R E A L

5 • • • • • •

2 x extra large sheds for van/boat Solar panels & heated inground pool The potential for dual living dwelling Town & bore water Serene water features throughout Private 2.5 acres central Palmwoods

2

6

Price: Buyers from the Mid $1 Million Inspect: Saturday 6th October 12.30-1.15pm Craig Porter 0411 554 880 Loren Wimhurst 0415 380 222

E S T A T E

28/09/2018 2:12:13 PM


PROPERTY

COUNTRY LIVING IN PALMWOODS

T

his large country-style farmhouse is positioned on an 808m2 elevated block, with four bedrooms, large open-plan dining and lounge room with fireplace, generous-sized kitchen, Australian hardwood floors plus three-metre high ceilings. There is a Spacious backyard with a fibreglass pool plus decking, a chook pen, garden shed and ample space for the kids to run and play. The house needs a new internal paint job. Fixing the fence and refreshing the garden will bring this large countrystyle family home back to her original glory.

11 LANDERSHUTE ROAD, PALMWOODS 4 bed, 2 bath, 2 car $500,000 Craig Barnby Real Estate 5445 9200 Paul Ciseau 0411 662 738

LOW-MAINTENANCE Offere Offered Offe red d to the the market mar arke kett for for the the first firs fi rstt time time owners, pristine by original ori rigi gina nall ow owne ners rs th this is p rist ri stin ine e residence, on a 6410m2 partly-fenced usable block, offers a picturesque and low-maintenance lifestyle. Private and charming, the home itself is complete with an elegant entrance and an expansive circular driveway with the security of two electric gates. A seamless indoor/outdoor flow from the interior to covered verandahs facilitates relaxed casual living.

AUCTION 72.indd 1

4 bed, 3 bath, 2 car Contact agent The Property League 5476 3579 Margaret Deighton 0411399514

ENTRY LEVEL BUDERIM VILLA - SELLING ON SATURDAY â&#x20AC;&#x2DC;Shimmering Pinesâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; 4/59 Buderim Pines Drive, Buderim

3

This is a secure gated development and is very tidy and highly sought after and located in the popular suburb of Buderim Pines, This home offers 3 beds, 2 bathrooms with open plan living, a courtyard garden and communal Pool.

Auction: Saturday 6th October at 11.30am Inspect: Saturday 6th October 11-11.30am Richard Scrivener 0416 799 188 Loren Wimhurst 0415 380 222

N E X T

72 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

231 NINDERRY ROAD, NINDERRY

G E N

R E A L

2

2

E S T A T E

myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 8:55:02 AM


PROPERTY

FOR SALE

RENOVATOR’S DELIGHT This double-storey brick classic is ripe for renovation or demolition and sits on flat 632m2 block in a coveted street, bordering Alexandra Headland. This is an opportunity to invest in location and lifestyle with capital gain potential on completion of renovation or rebuild. Build a home to live in or on-sell for profit, alternatively renovate the existing home. The current home is liveable. From this location you can walk to both Alexandra Headland and Maroochydore patrolled beaches, surf clubs, parks and boutique dining. Sunshine Plaza and the renewed CBD are close by.

40 SURF ROAD, MAROOCHYDORE 5 bed, 2 bath, 2 car Auction on site Wednesday, October 10 @ 5pm Century 21 on Duporth 5443 5700 Rob Whiting 0428 855 141

2/6 Betsy Way, Nambour

3

Brand new duplex located in an elevated position with a pleasant outlook in the new “Rosemount Rise” estate. • Strata titled with no body corp fees; suits downsizer • Individual 410m2 parcel, generous 132 square metres • Open plan tiled living/dining, air-con, ceiling fans • Caesar stone kitchen; 2 x private alfresco courtyards • Auto LUG + extra on-site space; landscaped and turfed • Close to Nambour CBD, 15 minutes to Maroochydore

Price: $395,000

outstandingagents.com.au

ADDRESS Corner Currie & Howard St Nambour

Each office independently owned and operated

OFFICE 5470 7000

2

2

Inspect: Saturday 11:30am - 12pm View: outstandingagents.com.au/20047137 Richard Krausz 0422 997 810 RE/MAX Outstanding Agents

FOR SALE

28 Ackerman Road, Kulangoor

3

This fully usable 9.78 acre parcel tucked away in a quiet semi-rural pocket of Kulangoor, half way between Nambour and Yandina, offers an affordable opportunity to purchase acreage with a solid home and with two-street access; there is also the perfect site to build a second dwelling with its own access. • Open plan living and dining, modern kitchen, alfresco entertaining overlooking inground pool • Timber lined raked ceilings, fans, separate bath and shower in bathroom, s/s oven & dishwasher • Double garage + abundant concreted onsite parking for extra vehicles/boat/caravan/horse float • The design lends itself to conversion of garage to a second living area with room to build carports • 2 of the 3 paddocks are fenced, buy your children their very first pony and watch the joy unfold! • A second dwelling could be built on the land with own entrance, ideal for extended family or rental

Price: $725,000 Inspect: Saturday 11:30am - 12:30pm View: outstandingagents.com.au/20089816 Richard Krausz 0422 997 810

1

2

9.78 acres

RE/MAX Outstanding Agents

outstandingagents.com.au

ADDRESS Corner Currie & Howard St Nambour

Each office independently owned and operated

OFFICE 5470 7000

myweeklypreview.com.au

73.indd 1

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 73

2/10/2018 8:55:47 AM


We put you first PALMVIEW 27 KOOKABURRA DRIVE

OFFERS OVER $800,000

4

2

3

NAMBOUR 9 CARTER ROAD

Enjoy the quiet surrounds, relax and look out over the rolling terrain. The owners of number 27 have constructed a private retreat, a fantastic home to relax in, watch over the birdlife attracted by the flowering shrubs.

Spacious laundry, storage area plus lockable double garages to each townhouse downstairs with internal stairs leading upstairs to open plan kitchen, dining and lounge. Main bedroom features ensuite and walk-in robe with a second bedroom also with built-ins and a 2nd bathroom ideal for guests to use.

Open living area that is setup as an informal lounge zone which is adjacent to the kitchen that has stone benchtops, a huge island bench & stainless appliances. Dual purpose rear shed.

Larger than average, more storage than ever and centrally located makes this the perfect opportunity to secure one for your new home or for an investor with a keen eye.

INSPECT Saturday 6th October 12.00-12.30pm FIRST NATIONAL COASTAL 07 5444 0800 PAUL ANGELL 0438 468 378 & THEO BALASKAS 0431 232 864 WEB www.firstnationalcoastal.com.au

74.indd 1

1

In Complex

MOOLOOLABA ‘BREEZE MOOLOOLABA’ 1005/3 META STREET

$785,000

2

2

1

In Complex

Affordable Beachfront Studio Apartment

A Statement of Architectural Style

This apartment is ideal for the investor with a long-term tenant in place. Situated in a good position across the road from the Alex Surf Club, and short walk to Park, shops and transport. • 4th level Studio apartment • Ocean views from the balcony • Northerly aspect • Kitchenette • Full bathroom • Furnished and air-conditioned • Single undercover car space • Tenant in place paying $265 per week This complex will take your breath away with extensive facilities. For more information or to inspect please call Shane Purssell today. INSPECT Saturday 6th October 11.00-11.30am FIRST NATIONAL COASTAL 07 5443 3377 SHANE PURSSELL 0402 012 142 WEB www.firstnationalcoastal.com.au

Designed for those with a passion for life and luxury, Breeze Mooloolaba is less than two years young, and is positioned just steps away from Mooloolaba Beach, Shops, Restaurants, Cafes and Supermarket. • Top Floor furnished 2 bedroom apartment with Ocean and Hinterland views. • Fully equipped chef’s kitchen with European appliances & stone benchtops • Ducted air conditioning throughout • Undercover secure basement carpark On-site facilities include heated pool, spa & BBQ facilities in a relaxed recreation area. Professional on-site management team. INSPECT Saturday 6th October 11.00-11.30am & Wednesday 10th October 11.00-11.30am FIRST NATIONAL COASTAL 07 5444 0800 MONIKA BEDUCKER 0418 715 639 WEB www.firstnationalcoastal.com.au

Beerwah - 5494 6444 Caloundra - 5438 2166 74 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

INSPECT By Appointment FIRST NATIONAL CAROLANS 07 5441 1344 VANESSA BRUNTON 0467 44 88 50 WEB www.carolans.net

OFFERS OVER $150,000

1

2

Ready for new owners or investors by October 2018...3 left be quick!

This property is less than 2 years old and comes with an array of beautiful sought-after features including 4 large bedrooms plus a study nook.

S

2

4 x Brand New Contemporary Townhouses

Half Acre Delight in Palmview

ALEXANDRA HEADLAND ‘ALEXANDRA BEACH RESORT APARTMENTS’ 454/180 ALEXANDRA PARADE

FOR SALE $369,000

2

Kuluin - 5446 6186

Maroochydore - 5443 3377 Mooloolaba - 5444 0800 Nambour - 5441 1344 Sippy Downs - 5450 1515 myweeklypreview.com.au

28/09/2018 2:28:42 PM


We put you first TWIN WATERS 24 SEAHORSE DRIVE

OFFERS OVER $895,000

4

2

2

MOOLOOLABA ‘CASA BELAVISTA’ 9/8 YALLANGA PLACE

OFFERS OVER $445,000

3

2.5

Luxury Beach and Bush Retreat

Wanting Waterfront?

Backing onto established native bushland, this impressive home on a private 1,000m2 block will cater to the largest of families. Appreciate the huge open plan living zones, large kitchen, oversized bedrooms, spacious media room through to the enormous parents retreat with luxurious ensuite with spa bath, occupying the entire upper level. Entertain in the massive undercover outdoor area overlooking the in-ground pool, or enjoy a stroll to Pincushion Island and around the sandy banks of the Maroochy River. Inspect now to experience all this beautiful beachside haven offers. INSPECT Saturday 6th October 1.00-1.30pm Thursday 11th October 5.00-5.30pm FIRST NATIONAL COASTAL 07 5443 3377 PAUL & LISA ANGELL 0438 443 979

• Central Mooloolaba fully renovated townhouse • Waterfront • Boardwalk and Pontoon access • Low Body Corporate Levies • Quiet and relaxed living The complex consists of 12 townhouses, only 7 of which are waterfront. The ground level is tiled throughout with the fully renovated kitchen and open plan living opening out to the deck. Internal access to the garage plus laundry and full bathroom on ground level. Upstairs consists of 3 bedrooms, master bedroom with walk through bathroom and separate toilet. INSPECT Saturday 6th October 3.00-3.30pm FIRST NATIONAL COASTAL 07 5444 0800 PAUL & LISA ANGELL 0438 468 378 WEB www.firstnationalcoastal.com.au

WEB www.firstnationalcoastal.com.au

MAROOCHYDORE ‘MYCONOS RESORT’ 32/45 SIXTH AVENUE

OFFERS OVER $520,000

2

2

2

In Complex

1

MOOLOOLABA ‘BREEZE MOOLOOLABA’ 1003/3 META STREET

OFFERS OVER $970,000

2

2

1

In Complex

New Kid On the Beachfront Block With sublime architectural style Breeze Mooloolaba is Mooloolaba’s newest beach front holiday destination. The complex was designed for those who enjoy coastal living and appreciate a little luxury in their life.

Love the Beach? Beautifully maintained, this apartment is both functional and spacious with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, an open plan living and a private balcony. You can even check out the surf from your balcony before you head to the beach! • Generous sized 2 bed,2 bath apartment • Granite kitchen benchtops INSPECT Monday 8th October 1.00-1.30pm • Experienced on-site managers • Short walk to premier beachside location. FIRST NATIONAL COASTAL 07 5443 3377 • Located perfectly in Cotton Tree – The beachside suburb • Close proximity to bistros, cafes, restaurants, pubs and clubs. PAUL & LISA ANGELL 0438 443 979 WEB www.firstnationalcoastal.com.au • The ideal choice for lifestyle investors!

Beerwah - 5494 6444 Caloundra - 5438 2166 myweeklypreview.com.au

75.indd 1

Kuluin - 5446 6186

The hero of this apartment is the views. The northerly aspect takes in stunning ocean views towards Noosa through to the glass house mountains. Magnificent sunsets fade to a blanket of twinkling lights along the coastline. On site facilities include a pool, spa, BBQ and undercover outdoor dining area – a perfect setting to entertain family and friends. INSPECT Saturday 6th October 2.00-2.30pm FIRST NATIONAL COASTAL 07 5444 0800 PAUL & LISA ANGELL 0438 468 378 WEB www.firstnationalcoastal.com.au

Maroochydore - 5443 3377 Mooloolaba - 5444 0800 Nambour - 5441 1344 Sippy Downs - 5450 1515 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 75

28/09/2018 2:30:43 PM


PROPERTY

We put you first MAROOCHYDORE 20 / 28 DALTON DRIVE, MAROOCHYDORE “FAIRWAY GARDENS”

OFFERS OVER $380,000

3

2

1

Townhouse Living Near The C.B.D The complex is quiet, in a fantastic location and even has a sparkling in-ground pool to enjoy. Downstairs: single remote controlled garage with internal access, a second toilet, laundry, spacious living area overlooking the courtyard and a well-designed kitchen with dishwasher and plenty of cupboard space. Upstairs: 3 bedrooms with the main being air-conditioned and has a walk through robe into the ensuite. Both bedrooms 2 and 3 are of a good size and both have built in robes. Offering great value. INSPECT Saturday 6th October 12-12.30pm FIRST NATIONAL RIVERSIDE 5446 6186 JASON BURNS 0417 762 001 WEB www.firstnationalriverside.com.au

KULUIN 7 BURRAN COURT

$559,000

4

2

3

Renovated In Style, A Great Layout & Excellent Value The renovations are now complete and this home is simply stunning. An ideal 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home. The stylish new kitchen comes complete with new appliances and plenty of cupboard space and there are even soft touch closing draws. The double car accommodation can even cater for a large caravan and there is a separate single garage. The private entertaining area flows nicely towards the rear of the property. Now vacant and needing offers as soon as possible. Come and view to see for yourself. INSPECT Saturday 6th October 1-1.45pm FIRST NATIONAL RIVERSIDE 5446 6186 JASON BURNS 0417 762 001 WEB www.firstnationalriverside.com.au

p: f: e: w:

07 5445 9200 07 5445 9211 sales@barnbyrealestate.com.au www.barnbyrealestate.com.au

SOLD

STYLISH BEACHSIDE HOME Stylish and spacious, this contemporary family home boasts open-plan living and entertaining options, only 800 metres to the beach. Its multiple living spaces and quiet setting make it the ultimate seaside retreat. The home features high ceilings with timber flooring plus a designer kitchen with marble bench. There are multiple living zones, ducted airconditioning and ample storage. The parents’ retreat has a large ensuite and walk-in robe. There is a games room complete with bar and sound system and outdoors there is a saltwater pool, spa and alfresco area.

36 SUNDEW STREET, MUDJIMBA 4 bed, 3 bath, 2 car Auction on Saturday, October 20 @ 11 McGrath Estate Agents Mooloolaba 5450 8000 Carlie Penn 0417 771 702 Damien Michael 0413 024 124

5442 1888

Real Estate

Shop 2, 18 Blackall Street, WOOMBYE

WEST WOOMBYE 635-659 BLACKALL RANGE ROAD

3

3

5

SOLD 29.85 ACRE PRIVATE NATURE RETREAT, TRAILS, DAM, CREEK, SHED

30 Country Road PALMWOODS UNDER CONTRACT IN 14 DAYS!!

9 Ridgeview WOOMBYE UNDER CONTRACT IN 3 DAYS!!

O P E N H O M E S : S AT U R DAY 6 t h O C T O B E R Address: 152 Tepequar Drive MAROOCHYDORE Price: $1,085,000 4 BED | 2 BATH | 2 CAR | Pool Address: 11 Landerchute Road PALMWOODS Price: Offers around $500,000 4 BED | 2 BATH | 2 CAR

Address: 11 Dinmore Street WOOMBYE Price: Price by Negotiation 3 BED | 2 BATH | 2 CAR

10:00-10:30AM

Address: 389 Corks Pocket Road REESVILLE Price: Buyers $1.6m 13 BED | 10 BATH | 15 CAR

10:00-10:30AM

76.indd 1

Open: Sat. 1 – 1.40 Contact: David Gaskin 0405 258 765 Kirk Patrick 0459 395 599 Property ID: 611832

NAMBOUR: 44-48 FAIRMEADOW RD. “BRAND NEW “ Modern, stylish Townhouse

home, 2 storey, balcony + cov. deck. Northerly views, workshop + more!

home, close to town, perfect for horses/hobby farms/trail bikes – you choose!

11:00-11:30PM

ROSEMOUNT: 12 ELLORA CRT. Private and park like, 4 bed, 2bath, 2 car home, 2 sep living areas, light & airy. Character & charm set on 7697m2 of land.

PALMWOODS: 12 CROWS ASH CRT. Modern 4 bed, 2 bath, 2 car home – style &

12:30-1:00PM

comfort. Close to schools and shops, large fenced yard, low maintenance.

SAT. 11 – 11.40 $548,500 SAT. 11 – 11.40 VALUE BUYING $$ SAT. 12 – 12.40 $749,000 SAT. 11 – 11.40 $569,000

modern & stylish + alfresco area. Quality fixtures & fittings, large corner block.

SAT. 2 – 2.40 $465,000

NEW LISTING! TOWEN MTN. Private & level ½ acre. Spectacular long range views, 4bed brick home, 10m shed, pool + WOW Balinese o/door entertaining.

PRICED TO SELL $759,000

ROSEMOUNT: UNIT 2/1 ESTHER PL. Brand New, north facing! 3bed, 2bath, 2car

1:00-2:00PM

OPEN FOR INSPECTIONS

SAT. 12 – 12.40 Development.A choice of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom townhouses. Convenient cosmopolitan position. O/door entertaining, powder rooms, air, NBN ready + more. Selling From $346,900 WED. 4.30 – 5.30

WEST WOMBYE: 46 REIDS RD. 2.5 spectacular fertile acres, 3bed, 2 bath, 6car

7 Margaret St re et Pa lmwo o ds Qld 4555 76 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

Price: Value Acreage Buying

WOOMBYE: 4 SALES CRT. Location & Views. 3brms,2bath,1car + pool. Solid brick

DA Approved for 2nd 3 Bedroom Dwelling

Address: 42 Menary Rd WEST WOOMBYE Price: $749,000 3 + 1 BED | 2 BATH | 4 CAR

• Cobb’s Crossing – historical Cobb & Co track & creek crossing, direct access to walking trails & Petrie Creek • Highset timber, open plan home – high ceilings, polished timber floors, fireplace • D/stairs room for home office + 3rd bathroom, large workshop area • Cleared 1 acre paddock for horse or 2nd dwelling site • 117sqm shed with 3phase power – 2 dams – 1 fish stocked

Gary De Paoli 0408 731 412 | Kirk Patrick 0439 395 599 | John Pyne 0418 710 209 | Virginia Brown 0400 763 837 | David Gaskin 0405 258 765

myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 8:56:55 AM


PROPERTY 6 COOROORA STREET, DICKY BEACH Auction at The Events Centre, Caloundra on Thursday, October 11 @ 11am Ray White Caloundra 5491 5055 Andrew Garland 0403 851 777

UPCOMING AUCTIONS

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

UNIT 3507 ‘RAMADA’, 923 DAVID LOW WAY, MARCOOLA Auction at Ramada Resort Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Marcoola 5448 7444 Brad Reed 0419 788 625 UNIT 902 ‘AURORA’, 8 DUPORTH AVENUE, MAROOCHYDORE Auction on site Saturday, October 6 @ 12.30pm Next Property Group 1300 400 777 Richard Scrivener 0416 799 188 Loren Wimhurst 0415 380 222 40 SURF ROAD, MAROOCHYDORE Auction on site Wednesday, October 10 @ 5pm Century 21 5443 5700 Rob Whiting 0428 855 141

Unit 902, ‘Aurora’, 8 Duporth Avenue, Maroochydore 4/59 BUDERIM PINES DRIVE, BUDERIM Auction on site Saturday October 6 @ 11.30am Next Property Group 1300 400 777 Richard Scrivener 0416 799 188 Loren Wimhurst 0415 380 222

35 COOLIBAH STREET, MUDJIMBA Auction at Ramada Resort, Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Marcoola 5448 7444 Brad Reed 0419 788 625

27 RICHARDSON STREET, PACIFIC PARADISE Auction at Ramada Resort, Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Marcoola 5448 7444 Ben Thomson 0447 057 651

12 NORTH BEACH PLACE, MUDJIMBA Auction at Ramada Resort, Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Marcoola 5448 7444 Mark McDonald 0418 871 059

The easiest way to check out the latest auction results.

22 PAPERBARK PLACE, MUDJIMBA Auction at Ramada Resort, Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Marcoola 5448 7444 Brad Reed 0419 788 625 UNIT 11 ‘S10’, 1 SUNCOAST BEACH DRIVE, MOUNT COOLUM Auction at Ramada Resort, Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Marcoola 5448 7444 Keith Blanchard 0419 676 037 4 KOOYONGA COURT, NAMBOUR Auction at Ramada Resort Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Coolum Beach 5446 2500 Keith Blanchard 0419 676 037

13 THOMSEN TERRACE, BUDERIM Auction on site Saturday, October 6 @ 12.30pm McGrath Estate Agents 5450 8000 Stuart Thomas 0438 821 269 Jacob Mimnaw 0401 420 137 128 CENTENARY HEIGHTS ROAD, COOLUM BEACH Auction at Ramada Resort, Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Coolum Beach 5446 2500 Jonathon Cameron 0426 828 835

Feel at home

4 KARKAWARRI COURT, BUDDINA Under Negotiation / 3 bed, 2 bath, 2 car Elite Lifestyle Properties 5444 0111 Mark Unkel 0412 738 675 3 BAUHINIA DRIVE, MOOLOOLABA Passed In / 3 bed, 1 bath, 1 car Harcourts Buderim 5445 2777 Rob Gardner 0409 720 148 5/10-12 KALINDA AVENUE, MOOLOOLABA Passed In / 3 bed, 2 bath, 3 car Define Property Agents 5478 2477 Grant Whisker 0415 856 575 2/19 MURABAN STREET, MOOLOOLABA Passed In / 2 bed, 1 bath, 1 car Leading Realty Sunshine Coast 5477 7512 Jean Hamer 0419 034 500 Suzanne Annabel 0411 106 791

MARKET TRACKER A list of what’s recently sold on the Coast:

5 LERNER STREET, PACIFIC PARADISE Auction at Ramada Resort Marcoola on Thursday, October 11 @ 6pm North Shore Realty Marcoola 5448 7444 Brad Reed 0419 788 625

13 Thomsen Terrace, Buderim

AUCTION RESULTS

9/18 DOOLAN STREET, NAMBOUR $208,000 / 2 bed, 1 bath, 1 car Carolans First National Real Estate, Vanessa Brunton *As supplied by contributing real estate agencies

Phone (07) 5476 3579 www.thepropertyleague.com.au

AN ENTERTAINERS DREAM- BUDERIM 24 Clithero Ave, BUDERIM

Contact Agent

Relishing the quiet tranquility of this unique home set on 1 1/2 acres in a sought area on the top of Buderim. • Enjoy the magical sense of seclusion and the serenity. • 3 large living areas opening onto wide timber decks. • Separate guest accommodation - inground pool. • Walk to Schools, shops, cafes, transport on Buderim.

4 Bed 3 Bath 2 Car 6,242m2 Inspect: Saturday 6th October 1-1:45pm Margie Deighton 0411 399 514

PROVEN REAL ESTATE AGENTS On average over 20 years sales & marketing experience per team member

Amber Fox 0405 357 735

Leanne King 0439 910 235

Darren Rix 0416 188 259

Margie Deighton 0411 399 514

Neil Bourke 0417 721 602

Peter Grant 0479 176 422

Phil Mackin 0438 769 612

John Cadamy 0438 033 620

You can feel at home with real estate agents that put the “real” back in real estate myweeklypreview.com.au

77.indd 1

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 77

2/10/2018 10:42:51 AM


TV GUIDE

ABC (CH2)

SEVEN (CH6)

NINE (CH5)

WIN (CH8)

SBS (CH3)

FRIDAY

6pm Grand Designs NZ. 7.00 ABC News. 7.30 Gardening Australia. 8.30 Father Brown. (PG) Father Brown is drawn into the world of boxing. 9.15 Line Of Duty. (M) A police officer captures a serial killer. 10.15 ABC Late News.

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 Seven News. 7.00 Better Homes And Gardens. 8.30 MOVIE Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice. (2016) (M) Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill. Batman launches an assault on Superman. 11.40 The Goldbergs. (PG)

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 Vet On The Hill. (PG) 8.35 MOVIE Panic Room. (2002) (M) Jodie Foster, Kristen Stewart. A woman and her daughter take refuge in a panic room. 10.50 MOVIE Machine Gun Preacher. (2011) (MA15+)

6pm News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 The Living Room. 8.30 The Graham Norton Show. (M) Guests include Lady Gaga. 9.30 Have You Been Paying Attention? (M) 10.30 Street Smart. (PG) 11.00 The Project.

6pm The Chefs’ Line. 6.30 SBS World News. 7.35 Extreme Railway Journeys: Ice Train To Nowhere. (PG) Part 1 of 5. 8.30 MOVIE Up In The Air. (2009) George Clooney, Vera Farmiga. A man teaches a co-worker about the business. 10.30 SBS World News Late.

SATURDAY

6pm Compass. 6.25 Back Roads. (PG) 7.00 ABC News. 7.30 Miniseries: Exile. (M) 8.30 Miniseries: Apple Tree Yard. (M) Part 3 of 4. 9.25 Rake. (M) War is looming in the South China Sea. 10.25 Thirteen. (M)

6pm Seven News. 7.00 MOVIE Harry Potter And The Philosopher’s Stone. (2001) (PG) Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint. An 11-year-old boy learns he is a wizard. 10.10 MOVIE Lethal Weapon. (1987) (M) Mel Gibson, Danny Glover. Two detectives pursue drug traffickers.

6pm Nine News Saturday. 7.00 MOVIE Back To The Future Part II. (1989) (PG) 9.10 MOVIE The Expendables 2. (2012) (MA15+) Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham. The Expendables seek revenge. 11.10 MOVIE Carlito’s Way. (1993) (MA15+)

6pm TEN Eyewitness News. 7.00 Bondi Rescue. (PG) The lifeguards are put to the test. 7.30 Ambulance. (M) An insight into the ambulance service. 10.00 Law & Order: SVU. (M) A soldier is suspected of sexual assault. 11.00 To Be Advised.

6.30pm News. 7.30 Cruising With Jane McDonald. 8.25 The Man Who Shot Tutankhamun. A look at the story of Harry Burton. 9.30 Pompeii: New Secrets Revealed. 10.30 Grand Tours Of The Scottish Islands.

SUNDAY

6pm World’s Busiest Cities. (PG) 7.00 ABC News Sunday. 7.40 Joanna Lumley’s Silk Road Adventure. Part 3 of 4. 8.30 Rake. (M) Cal McGregor is now PM. 9.30 Vera. (PG) A fatal stabbing is investigated. 10.55 Line Of Duty. (M)

6pm Seven News. 7.00 All Together Now – The 100. (PG) 8.15 Sunday Night. Hosted by Melissa Doyle. 9.15 Murder Uncovered. (MA15+) Presented by Michael Usher. 10.20 Crime Investigation Australia. (M)

6pm Nine News. 7.00 The Block. (PG) 8.30 60 Minutes. Current affairs program. 9.30 City Of Evil. (MA15+) Part 4 of 4. 10.30 See No Evil: Jessica Padgett. (M) 11.30 Conspiracy: Alien Cover-Up. (M)

6.30pm The Sunday Project. 7.30 Game Of Games. Hosted by Grant Denyer. 9.00 NCIS. (M) Gibbs becomes acting director of the NCIS. 10.00 Sports Tonight. Coverage of the latest sporting news. 10.45 Elementary. (M) 11.30 The Sunday Project.

6.30pm SBS World News. 7.30 Italy’s Invisible Cities: Venice. (PG) Part 2 of 3. 8.40 Dying Laughing. A candid look inside the lives of comedians, featuring original interviews interlaced with footage of life on the road. 10.25 Stopping Male Suicide.

MONDAY

7pm ABC News. 7.30 7.30. 8.00 Australian Story. 8.30 Four Corners. Hosted by Sarah Ferguson. 9.15 Media Watch. (PG) Hosted by Paul Barry. 9.35 Q&A. Hosted by Tony Jones. 10.40 ABC Late News.

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 News. 7.00 Home And Away. (PG) 7.30 Emergency Call. (PG) 8.00 Border Security: Australia’s Front Line. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE The Accountant. (2016) (M) Ben Affleck. A maths genius works as an accountant for criminals.

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 The Block. (PG) 8.40 Doctor Doctor. (M) Hugh’s world is rocked. 9.40 Dr Christian Jessen Will See You Now. (M) 10.40 Better Late Than Never. (PG) 11.40 Two And A Half Men. (M)

6pm News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 Australian Survivor. 8.30 Have You Been Paying Attention? (M) 9.30 Arj Barker: Get In My Head. (M) 11.00 Man With A Plan. (PG) 11.30 The Project.

6pm Chefs’ Line. 6.30 News. 7.30 Britain’s Most Historic Towns. 8.30 Bad Breath With Xand Van Tulleken. A look at air pollution in the UK. 9.30 24 Hours In Emergency: A Stubborn Kind Of Fellow. (M) 10.30 SBS News.

TUESDAY

6pm Grand Designs NZ. 7.00 ABC News. 7.30 7.30. 8.00 Ask The Doctor: Ageing Well. (PG) 8.30 Exposed: The Case Of Keli Lane: A Fair Trial. (M) Part 3 of 3. 9.30 Tick F***ing Tock. (M) 10.30 ABC Late News.

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 Seven News. 7.00 Home And Away. (PG) 7.30 Queen Of The World. (PG) 8.30 The Good Doctor. (M) Dr Lim risks a lawsuit and her career. 9.30 The Resident. (M) The hospital suffers a blackout. 10.30 Chicago Fire. (M)

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 The Block. (PG) 8.40 True Story With Hamish & Andy: Paul. (PG) Australians recount hilarious true stories. 9.40 Kath & Kim. (PG) 10.50 Mom. (M) 11.45 The Closer. (M)

6pm WIN News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 Australian Survivor. Presented by Jonathan LaPaglia. 9.00 Australian Survivor: Reunion Show. Presented by Jonathan LaPaglia. 10.00 To Be Advised. 11.00 NCIS: Los Angeles. (M)

6pm Chefs’ Line. 6.30 News. 7.30 Great Continental Railway Journeys. 8.30 Insight. Presented by Jenny Brockie. 9.30 Dateline. 10.00 Simon Reeve In Russia.

WEDNESDAY

7pm ABC News. 7.30 7.30. 8.00 Hard Quiz. (PG) 8.30 Shaun Micallef’s MAD AS HELL. (M) Hosted by Shaun Micallef. 9.00 Back In Very Small Business. (M) 9.30 Black Comedy. (M) 10.00 Superwog. (MA15+)

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 Seven News. 7.00 Home And Away. (PG) 7.30 Highway Patrol. (PG) 8.30 9-1-1. (M) The first responders are under pressure. 9.30 Criminal Minds. (M) Reid and Garcia are abducted by a mass murderer.

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 The Block. (PG) 8.30 Manifest. (M) 9.30 MOVIE Flight. (2012) (MA15+) Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle. A seasoned airline pilot crash-lands his plane after a midair catastrophe, saving nearly everyone on board.

6pm WIN News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 The Bachelorette Australia. Hosted by Osher Günsberg. 9.00 Playing For Keeps. (M) Rusty makes a shocking decision. 10.00 MOVIE The Guilt Trip. (2012) (M) Barbra Streisand. An inventor takes a road trip with his mother.

6pm Chefs’ Line. 6.30 SBS World News. 7.30 Great British Railway Journeys: Buxton To Matlock. 8.05 Food Safari Water. (PG) 8.35 Rise Of The Superstorms. A look at how scientists can better predict storms. 9.40 Deep State. (MA15+)

THURSDAY

YOUR PRIME TIME TV GUIDE

6pm Grand Designs New Zealand. 7.00 ABC News. 7.30 7.30. 8.00 Grand Designs Australia. 8.50 To Be Advised. 9.20 Wentworth. (MA15+) The new governor sets her sights on Franky. 10.10 ABC Late News. 10.40 The Business.

6pm Seven Local News. 6.30 Seven News. 7.00 Home And Away. (PG) 8.30 Modern Family. The family celebrates Thanksgiving. 9.30 MOVIE This Means War. (2012) (M) Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pine. Two spies vie for the same woman. 11.30 Hooked On The Look. (M)

6pm Nine News. 7.00 A Current Affair. 7.30 Driving Test. (PG) 8.00 RBT. (PG) 8.30 Paramedics. (PG) Follows Australian paramedics. 9.30 Chicago Med. (M) 10.30 Embarrassing Bodies. (M) 11.30 Major Crimes. (M)

6pm WIN News. 6.30 The Project. 7.30 The Bachelorette Australia. Hosted by Osher Günsberg. 9.00 Gogglebox. Opinionated viewers discuss TV shows. 10.00 To Be Advised. 11.00 The Project.

6pm Chefs’ Line. 6.30 SBS World News. 7.30 Tony Robinson’s Hidden Britain By Drone. 8.30 How “Mad” Are You? Part 1 of 2. 9.35 War And Peace. 10.30 Outlander.

78 My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018

78.indd 1

0510

Programs are correct at the time of print and are subject to change by the networks.

myweeklypreview.com.au

2/10/2018 9:44:58 AM


TV GUIDE

7MATE (CH63) 9GO! (CH53)

9GEM (CH52)

ONE (CH81)

11 (CH82)

FRIDAY

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 News. 7.30 The World’s Oddest Animal Couples. (PG) 8.30 Selling Houses Aust. 10.30 Peter Andre’s 60 Minute Makeover.

6pm American Restoration. (PG) 6.30 Pawn Stars. (PG) 7.00 Cricket. Women’s T20 Series. Aust v NZ. Game 3. From Manuka Oval, Canberra. 10.30 MOVIE Romeo Must Die. (2000) (M) Jet Li.

6pm MOVIE Spy Kids 4: All The Time In The World. (2011) (PG) 7.45 MOVIE Around The World In 80 Days. (2004) (PG) Jackie Chan. 10.10 MOVIE The Tuxedo. (2002) (M) Jackie Chan.

6pm Vet On The Hill. (PG) 7.00 As Time Goes By. 7.30 RBT. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE Rain Man. (1988) (M) Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino. 11.15 House. (M)

6.30pm Bondi Rescue. (PG) 7.30 Walker, Texas Ranger. (M) 10.30 UFC 229 Countdown. 11.30 NCIS: Los Angeles. (M)

6pm Pointless. (PG) 6.30 Neighbours. (PG) 7.00 Street Smart. (PGC) 7.30 Raymond. 8.30 MOVIE The Notebook. (2004) (PG) 11.00 Sex And The City. 11.30 James Corden.

SATURDAY

7.20pm Children’s Programs. 7.30 Spicks And Specks. 8.00 Would I Lie To You? 8.30 Mock The Week. 9.00 Live At The Apollo. 9.45 Chris Ramsey’s Stand Up Central.

6.30pm Air Crash Investigation. (PG) 7.30 Mighty Cruise Ships. (PG) 8.30 Escape To The Country. 11.30 Air Crash Investigation. (PG)

6pm Outback Truckers. (PG) 7.00 MOVIE Wild Hogs. (2007) (PG) Tim Allen, John Travolta. 9.00 MOVIE Fury. (2014) (MA15+) Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman. 11.50 Family Guy. (M)

7pm MOVIE Mirror Mirror. (2012) (PG) Lily Collins, Julia Roberts, Armie Hammer. 9.05 MOVIE Warcraft. (2016) (M) Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster. 11.30 Kevin Can Wait. (PG)

7pm MOVIE Serendipity. (2001) (PG) John Cusack. 9.00 MOVIE When Harry Met Sally. (1989) (M) Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan, Carrie Fisher. 11.00 MOVIE Xanadu. (1980) (G)

6pm Scorpion. (PG) 8.00 Hawaii Five-0. (M) 9.00 Bergerac. (M) 10.10 Allo! Allo! (PG) 11.00 MOVIE El Gringo. (2012) (MA15+) Scott Adkins, Petar Bachvarov, Zachary Baharov.

6pm Frasier. (PG) 6.30 Raymond. (PG) 7.00 Everybody Loves Raymond. 8.30 Have You Been Paying Attention? (M) 9.30 Gogglebox. (M) 10.30 Street Smart. (PG) 11.00 The Loop. (PG)

SUNDAY

7.05pm Children’s Programs. 7.30 Spicks And Specks. 8.00 To Be Advised. 8.40 Live From The BBC. 9.40 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled. 10.25 Would I Lie To You? 10.55 Absolutely Fabulous.

6pm Mighty Cruise Ships. 7.00 Border Security: International. (PG) 8.00 Border Security: Australia’s Front Line. (PG)

8.35pm MOVIE Interstellar. (2014) (M) Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain. 12am Swamp People. (PG)

6pm Two And A Half Men. (PG) 7.00 The Big Bang Theory. (PG) 8.30 MOVIE Star Trek Into Darkness. (2013) (M) Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana. 11.10 The Big Bang Theory. (PG)

7pm Midsomer Murders. (PG) 9.00 Major Crimes. (M) 10.00 Law & Order: SVU. (M) 11.00 The Closer. (M)

6pm Bondi Rescue. (PG) 7.00 The Life Of Mammals. 8.00 Ambulance. (M) 9.15 MOVIE Once Upon A Time In The West. (1968) (M) Henry Fonda, Claudia Cardinale.

6pm Frasier. (PG) 7.00 Raymond. (PG) 8.00 Raymond. 8.30 MOVIE Killers. (2010) (M) Katherine Heigl, Ashton Kutcher, Tom Selleck. 10.30 Raymond. (PG) 11.30 Raymond.

MONDAY

7.05pm Children’s Programs. 7.30 Whovians. 8.00 Adam Hills: The Last Leg. 8.40 Josh. 9.10 Schitt’s Creek. 9.30 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled. 10.20 Shock Horror Aunty.

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 Seven News. 7.30 Doc Martin. (PG) 8.30 Foyle’s War. (M) 10.30 The Last Detective. (M)

6pm American Pickers. 7.00 Pawn Stars. 7.30 American Restoration. (PG) 8.00 American Restoration. (M) 8.30 MOVIE Commando. (1985) (M) 10.30 MOVIE Safe. (2012) (MA15+)

6pm Friends. (PG) 7.00 The Big Bang Theory. (PG) 9.00 MOVIE Gravity. (2013) (M) Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris. 10.45 The Big Bang Theory. (PG)

6pm Vet On The Hill. 7.00 As Time Goes By. 7.30 Death In Paradise. 8.40 New Tricks. (M) 9.50 Born To Kill? Class Of Evil. 10.50 Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders.

6.30pm Bondi Rescue. (PG) 7.30 Walker, Texas Ranger. (M) 8.30 NCIS. (M) 10.30 Motor Racing. Formula 1. Race 17. Japanese Grand Prix. H’lights. 11.30 CSI: Miami. (M)

6pm Pointless. (PG) 6.30 Neighbours. (PG) 7.00 Frasier. (PG) 7.30 Everybody Loves Raymond. 8.30 The Flash. (M) 10.30 Sex And The City. (MA15+) 11.00 James Corden. (M)

TUESDAY

7.05pm Children’s Programs. 7.30 Spicks And Specks. 8.00 Mock The Week. 8.30 The IT Crowd. 9.00 Schitt’s Creek. 9.30 Superwog. 10.00 The Inbetweeners. 10.25 Workaholics.

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 Seven News. 7.30 Mrs Brown’s Boys. (M) 8.30 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries. (M) 10.30 Air Crash Investigation. (PG) 11.30 Medical Emergency. (PG)

6pm American Pickers. 7.00 Pawn Stars. (PG) 7.30 Highway Patrol. (PG) 8.30 Outback Opal Hunters. (PG) 9.30 Mine Kings. (PG) 10.30 Klondike Gold Fever. 11.30 Goldfathers.

6pm Friends. (PG) 7.00 The Big Bang Theory. (PG) 9.00 MOVIE The Hurt Locker. (2008) (MA15+) Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty. 11.40 The Big Bang Theory. (PG)

6pm Vet On The Hill. (PG) 7.00 As Time Goes By. 7.30 New Tricks. (M) 8.40 Midsomer Murders. (M) 10.40 Major Crimes. (M) 11.40 Law & Order. (M)

6.30pm Bondi Rescue. (PG) 7.30 Walker, Texas Ranger. (M) 8.30 CSI: Miami. (MA15+) 9.30 CSI: Miami. (M) 10.30 CSI: NY. (M) 11.30 48 Hours. (M)

6pm Pointless. 6.30 Neighbours. 7.00 Frasier. 7.30 Raymond. 8.00 Raymond. 8.30 The Graham Norton Show. (M) 9.30 Hughesy, We Have A Problem. (M) 10.30 Sex And The City.

WEDNESDAY

7.05pm Children’s Programs. 7.30 Spicks And Specks. 8.00 Absolutely Fabulous. 8.30 The Catherine Tate Show. 9.00 Schitt’s Creek. 9.30 The Moaning Of Life. 10.15 Workaholics.

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 Seven News. 7.30 Rosemary & Thyme. (PG) 8.30 Judge John Deed. (PG) 10.30 Cities Of The Underworld. (PG) 11.30 Medical Emergency. (PG)

6pm American Pickers. 7.00 Pawn Stars. 7.30 The Simpsons. (M) 8.00 The Simpsons. (PG) 9.30 Family Guy. (M) 10.00 American Dad! (M) 10.30 Family Guy. 11.00 American Dad!

6pm Friends. (PG) 7.00 The Big Bang Theory. (PG) 9.00 MOVIE Underworld. (2003) (MA15+) Kate Beckinsale, Scott Speedman, Michael Sheen. 11.30 The Big Bang Theory. (PG)

6pm As Time Goes By. 6.30 Netball. Constellation Cup. Game 2. Australia v New Zealand. 8.30 MOVIE Gosford Park. (2001) (PG) Michael Gambon. 11.15 Cold Case.

6.30pm Bondi Rescue. (PG) 7.30 Walker, Texas Ranger. (M) 8.30 NCIS: Los Angeles. (M) 11.30 CSI: NY. (M)

6pm Pointless. (PG) 6.30 Neighbours. (PG) 7.00 Frasier. (PG) 7.30 Raymond. (PG) 8.00 Raymond. 9.00 MOVIE Starship Troopers. (1997) Casper Van Dien. 11.30 Sex And The City.

7.05pm Children’s Programs. 7.30 Spicks And Specks. 8.00 Chandon Pictures. 8.30 The Hollowmen. 9.00 Schitt’s Creek. 9.30 Black Comedy. 10.00 Back In Very Small Business.

6.30pm Seven Local News. 7.00 Seven News. 7.30 Father Brown. (M) 8.30 Murdoch Mysteries. (M) 11.30 Medical Emergency. (PG)

6pm American Pickers. (PG) 7.00 Pawn Stars. (PG) 7.30 Highway Patrol. (PG) 8.30 Deadly Down Under. (M) 9.00 MOVIE Fat Pizza. (2003) (MA15+) 11.00 Housos. 12am Swamp People.

6pm Friends. (PG) 7.00 Big Bang. (PG) 7.30 The Middle. (PG) 8.30 Big Bang. (PG) 9.30 Survivor: David Vs Goliath. (PG) 10.30 MOVIE Species II. (1998) (MA15+) Michael Madsen.

6pm Vet On The Hill. (PG) 7.00 As Time Goes By. 7.30 Life In The Air. 8.40 MOVIE Runaway Jury. (2003) (PG) John Cusack, Gene Hackman, Dustin Hoffman. 11.05 The Bletchley Circle. (M)

6.30pm Bondi Rescue. (PG) 7.30 Walker, Texas Ranger. (M) 8.30 Hawaii Five-0. (M) 10.30 NCIS: Los Angeles. (M)

6pm Pointless. 6.30 Neighbours. 7.00 Frasier. 7.30 Raymond. (PG) 8.30 Sex And The City. (MA15+) 10.00 Sex And The City. (M) 10.30 Sex And The City. 11.00 James Corden.

ABC CO

(CH22)

SURF REPORT

with MWP’s man in the water

Ding, ding here we go with Rip Curl Pro – France. Reckon Julian deserves some luck, so lets hope he can power back into contention. Now, this dry spell is frying my brain man. Maybe if we all burn one surfboard each, the gods might reward us with swell. Well, I know Beach Beat would be happy with more business. The sad part is these conditions will only get worse with the NE winds... urghhhhh. No wonder Julian is leaving for Newcastle. He needs to train in waves with push. Have a great weekend peeps. My Weekly Preview (“MWP”) is locally owned by Sunshine Coast Alliance Publishing Ltd ACN 124 476 142 and is published by 20/20 Publishing Pty Ltd ACN 131 089 793 (the “Publisher”). The contents of MWP are subject to copyright. Reproduction in whole or in part without the written permission of the Publisher is prohibited. The publication of editorial in MWP does not necessarily constitute endorsement of the views or opinions expressed by the Publisher. The Publisher does not accept responsibility for statements made by advertisers. All prices in MWP are correct as at the time of printing but are subject to change.

Please dispose of this magazine responsibly, by recycling after use.

Competition winners Caloundra Music Festival – P. Fletcher Annie tickets – R. Barber

0510

7TWO (CH62)

7.30pm Spicks And Specks. 8.00 Hard Quiz. 8.30 Shaun Micallef’s MAD AS HELL. 9.00 Schitt’s Creek. 9.25 Blackadder The Third. 9.55 I’m Alan Partridge.

THURSDAY

DIGITAL CHOICE

STYLE & PRIVACY for outdoors We use only Australian Powdercoated Aluminium or COLORBOND® Steel. • Awnings • Louvres • Shutters • Fencing & Gates • Insect & Security Screens All screens and gates are custom designed to suit your needs.

DIY FRIENDLY OR INSTALLED • CALL FOR A FREE MEASURE & QUOTE

P. 5438 2866 or Mark 0424 984 785 9 Newing Way, Caloundra (off Mark Rd at Daniel St roundabout) www.superiorscreens.com.au E. mark@superiorscreens.com.au

myweeklypreview.com.au

79.indd 1

Superior Screens ®

My Weekly Preview | October 5, 2018 79

2/10/2018 9:46:59 AM


80.indd 1

28/09/2018 12:50:57 PM

My Weekly Preview Issue 520  

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

My Weekly Preview Issue 520  

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