A Sunshine Coast firefighting chopper has crash landed near Peachy during operations fighting fires at the Darling Downs.
Evacuated residents terrified of losing their homes want to see campers banned from Noosa North Shore during periods of heightened fire danger.
Fears have risen that a fire bug is operating on the Noosa North Shore after four fires in separate locations erupted in the past 24 hours.
ROLLING UPDATES: Noosa North Shore residents have still not been allowed to return home as police reveal arson could be to blame for the ferocious blaze.
Noosa Mayor Tony Wellington has refuted accusations his council didn’t prepare for fire, and mounted his own protest against climate change inaction.
Community groups have labelled the Coolum surf ranch proposal an environmental wipe-out that will threaten vulnerable flood plain communities.
Firefighters have prepared as best as possible for a shocking day to come on fire front with strong winds and temperatures in the mid-30Cs forecast
Firefighters are preparing for increasing temperatures and strong winds as reinforcements fly in to relieve the hundreds of exhausted troops.
Emergency services are bracing for the worst as hot, gusty winds and soaring temperatures will make tomorrow the worst day for fire conditions on the Coast.
A local businessman has called for an alternative solution to Noosa's controversial proposed short-stay accommodation policy changes.
Whether taking on developers hell-bent on destroying the Coast’s natural appeal or a Prime Minister indifferent to the plight of the poor, Bill Hoffman has never been one to mince his words. Bill’s been a journalist for 32 years, 29 of those on the Coast. Love him or hate him, he'll get you blogging.