Cooly sings out for carols

Santa gets ready to skydive into the Coolangatta Christmas Carols on Sunday, December 13. Photo: Scott Powick Daily News

Santa dropping in for Christmas Carols at Coolangatta

Countdown to Woodford Folk Festival begins

ECONOMIC BOON: Woodford Folk Festival is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.  Photo Contributed

The first larger-than-life inhabitants have stepped into Woodfordia

'I need to do what I can': 65km walk for cancer patient

Karlee Robinson is walking from Caloundra to Noosa for her cousin Aaron Parker, who has terminal brain cancer.

What do you do when someone you love has terminal brain cancer?

Animal liberation group follows circus to Ipswich

Lennon Brothers Circus has set up camp in Caloundra and lion trainer, Mohammed Jritlou, gave the Daily an inside tour to meet some of the animals he cares for. Mohammed with some of his performing pooches. Photo: Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

Animal Liberation Queensland will protest at the site tomorrow

Barry Gibb is coming to Bluesfest 2017

FANS: Barry Gibb talks to a fan next to a cardboard cutout of his young self.

Aged 70, Gibb has re-launched his solo music career with a new album

Declan Kelly and the Rising Sun to shine bright at festival

Declan Kelly & The Rising Sun is one of the headlining acts at this year's festival.

Main stage set to pump with radiant reggae and dub vibes

Expert's talk on Olley's life is not to be missed

THE ARTIST: Artist Margaret Olley at the Tweed Regional Art Gallery in 2006.

RARE insight into the life of one of most cherished hoarders

Live Entertainment with Dennis Dean - 18 December

Live Entertainment with Dennis Dean from 2pm Sunday 18th December

Live Entertainment with Robert Keith- 29 January

Live Entertainment with Robert Keith from 2pm Sunday 29th January 2017

Live Entertainment with Robert Keith from 2pm Sunday 29th January 2017

Live Entertainment with Eugene Ellison 11 December

Live Entertainment with Eugene Ellison from 2pm Sunday 11th December

Live Entertainment with Eugene Ellison from 2pm Sunday 11th December

Live Entertainment with Kate Kelly - 15 January

Live Entertainment with Kate Kelly from 2pm Sunday 15th January 2017

Live Entertainment with Kate Kelly from 2pm Sunday 15th January 2017

Live Entertainment with Sharryn Bell - 19 February

Live Entertainment with Sharryn Bell from 2pm Sunday 19th February 2017

Live Entertainment with Sharryn Bell from 2pm Sunday 19th February 2017

Live Entertainment with Eugene Ellison - 8 January

Live Entertainment with Eugene Ellison from 2pm Sunday 8th January 2017

Live Entertainment with Eugene Ellison from 2pm Sunday 8th January 2017

Live Entertainment with Greg Bankx - 5 February

Live Entertainment with Greg Bankx from 2pm Sunday 5th February 2017

Live Entertainment with Greg Bankx from 2pm Sunday 5th February 2017

10 common snakes and how to identify them

SUNSHINE Coast snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

Key tips from photographer Warren Lynam

Property: What $300,000 buys you

Here's what $300,000 would look like in different suburbs.

Complete guide to 2015 Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Laurel Bank Park is in full bloom for the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers.

Comprehensive guide to the 2015 Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Is it time to crackdown on illegal camping at Mt Warning?

SECURITY improvements at Mt Warning are in question after a backpacker died atop the popular peak this week.

International visitor numbers going up on Fraser Coast

The region saw 136,000 visitors in the year to September 2016.

'Embarrasingly good': $90m blitz to lure tourists to Gladstone

Arrival of the Pacific Dawn, Thursday, March 10, 2016. Photo Helen Spelitis / Gladstone Observer

GLADSTONE is set for a "good couple of years” on the tourism front.

20,000 new jobs by 2020 the hope of new tourism campaign

Bulcock Beach, Caloundra.

New campaign hopes to generate 20,000 new tourism jobs by 2020

Dreamworld reopening still in limbo after safety audits

The Thunder Rapids Ride at Dreamworld.

Closure costing theme park $300,000 a day

Tourist's body dissolved in boiling hot springs

One of the thousands of hot springs in Yellowstone National Park in the United States. Photo by Flickr user m01229.

Tourist fell into spring trying to check its temperature

Would you support a zip line at Lennox Headland?

John Wallington and Peter Collocott have proposed a three-platform zip line extending from the top of Lennox Headland to the north end of Boulder Beach.

Entrepreneurs think up zippy strategy to boost Ballina Shire tourism