Other technologies

See the other technologies that council trial or use

Free public WiFi

Free public Wi-Fi is available to residents and visitors across the region.

Locations include council's 8 libraries, Caloundra Art Gallery, Sunshine Coast Airport, Venue 114, 3 Surf Life Saving Clubs, 5 holiday caravan parks and 12 public areas (parks, beachfront areas/esplanades, and sporting facilities).

Dog leash app

Informs dog owners about where and when they can walk their dogs and which locations require dogs to be on a leash. It also provides notifications and alerts when dog walkers approach new areas where there is a change to dog walking conditions.

This supports dog walker education and reducing number of infringement notices.

Drone inspections

Council is using drones to undertake visual inspections of assets such as bridges and hard to reach structures. Drones also capture progress of projects. This uses a high definition video camera with GPS location, date and time stamp.

Aerial inspections save time. They also show if council is getting better life expectancy out of its capital asset investment. Drones also capture great visual images of the x for marketing and communications purposes.

SCC app

The SCCApp provides easy and timely access to a variety of council services for local residents and visitors. This includes guided walks, events, around me, Disaster Hub, parking space availability etc. The app is available via the Apple Store and Google Play.