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Halls Creek & the SEQ Regional Plan

Shaping SEQ 2016 The draft SEQ Regional Plan or ShapingSEQ was released on 20 October for comment until 03 March 2017. While the real questions about unsustainable population growth and 'growth' projections need to be asked and objectively answered, the South-East Queensland Regional or ShapingSEQ is the overarching statutory planning document. As such, it has significant implications for the region's environment and liveability. The Sunshine Coast Council has prepared this overview and video which reinforces the crucial elements such as protecting the Moreton Bay to...

Coastal Pathway Master Plan

Recent addition to coastal pathway-Warana. Edge effects from weeds & struggling revegetation apparent The Sunshine Coast Council has released the Coastal Pathway Master Plan  for comment. While elements of a coastal pathway have merit, some proposed sections along the 73km alignment represent unacceptable environmental and amenity impacts and should be avoided. Such impacts cannot be justified to simply fulfil the “vision” of a continuous, mostly concrete, pathway. SCEC has initially assessed some of key northern links and prepared this attached pro-forma submission for the Stumers Creek Coolum to Birrahl Park Yaroomba sections with some points to...

Coastal Pathway Master Plan

Recent addition to coastal pathway-Warana. Edge effects from weeds & struggling revegetation apparent The Sunshine Coast Council has released the Coastal Pathway Master Plan  for comment. While elements of a coastal pathway have merit, some proposed sections along the 73km alignment represent unacceptable environmental and amenity impacts and should be avoided. Such impacts cannot be justified to simply fulfil the “vision” of a continuous, mostly concrete, pathway. SCEC has initially assessed some of key northern links and prepared this attached pro-forma submission for the Stumers Creek Coolum to Birrahl Park Yaroomba sections with some points...

December 2016 E-News

December 2016 E-News!

Plans on show for Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway Bruce Highway upgrade

The design layout for the $929.3 million Bruce Highway upgrade between Caloundra Road and the Sunshine Motorway will be on show at public displays on the Sunshine Coast over coming weeks. Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester said the project involved upgrading the...

Plans on show for Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway Bruce Highway upgrade

The design layout for the $929.3 million Bruce Highway upgrade between Caloundra Road and the Sunshine Motorway will be on show at public displays on the Sunshine Coast over coming weeks. Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester said the project involved upgrading the...