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    Green light for new City Hall
    The development application for Sunshine Coast Council’s new City Hall building has been approved, providing a further catalyst for development in the Maroochydore City Centre.
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    Pumicestone Passage receives top marks
    Waterways and wetlands that are healthy, resilient to change and valued by the community – that’s what Sunshine Coast Council has aspired to achieve by 2041.
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    Sunshine Coast continues to be one of the smartest in the world
    The Sunshine Coast has again been named in the top 21 smartest communities in the world for 2020. The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) today announced its annual Smart21 Awards at its Global Cities Digital Revolution Conference in Rochester, USA.
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    Mary Cairncross BioBlitz recognised as finalist in sustainability awards
    In an Australian first, Sunshine Coast Council’s Mary Cairncross BioBlitz saw scientists, artists, Traditional Owners and volunteers hoisted up into the rainforest’s canopy to conduct biodiversity conservation research.
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    Backward Glance – Hotels on the Sunshine Coast
    In the early days, most Australian country towns and small settlements boasted a hotel, often two or more. They offered lodging to travellers and sometimes to permanent residents, as well as provided food and beverages to customers. Across the Sunshine Coast there are many hotels – here are some of their stories.
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    Horizon Festival welcomes new director
    Horizon Festival, the Sunshine Coast’s premiere arts and culture festival, has welcomed a new leader, with director, producer, event manager and arts educator Lynne Bradley joining the team.