GROWING up in Australia’s north, Sarrita King liked nothing more than a huge lightning storm to break the intensity of a humid day.
IT takes a special kind of crazy to freefall through the air just shy of your 87th birthday – especially if it’s the second time in a year.
PAUL Pisasale has always been the master of media distraction.
SPARK, the mini-camera drone that you can literally launch from the palm of your hand, could become the hottest top end tech toy under the Christmas tree.
IT’S easy to see how more than two million people are mesmerised by Vivid Sydney each year.
This is not the best smartphone on the market. But it is certainly up there.
THE tirade of abuse that has been levelled against Australian tennis great Margaret Court over her stance against same-sex marriage reeks of hypocrisy.
GORDON Simpson, the former Sunshine Coast MP who convinced Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen to abolish Queensland’s death duties, has been honoured by hundreds today.
SO it’s okay for a boozed-up politician to fall asleep on the job but it's not okay for dole recipients to get Centrelink help if they are fighting drug issues.
Mark Furler is APN Australian Regional Media’s group digital editor. He’s an award-winning journalist who has lived and worked on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast for more than 25 years. He’s passionate about fighting for a better go for locals. His awards include APN Editor of the Year, and involvement in three PANPA Newspaper of the Year wins for the Sunshine Coast Daily.