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Parks Masterplan Concerns Taken On Board

The Sunshine Coast Council has reached the final stages of a development plan that aims to improve the park network around the Sippy Downs region. Having recently undergone a period of public review and feedback, The Sippy Downs Parks Master Plan is set to be...

Health Notification – Measles USC


The University of the Sunshine Coast has been notified that a person with a confirmed diagnosis of measles visited USC’s main campus at Sippy Downs on Monday 25 June 2018, between 9am and 3pm.

Sippy Downs and the Town Centre Part 2 – The Destination

What is the destination? When will the clearing end? What about the wildlife? Includes Images, Maps and More!

The proposed Sippy Downs Town Centre, located adjacent to the University of the Sunshine Coast, is a major regional activity centre and is intended to provide significant retail, commercial and community activities to service the needs of its resident population as well as the needs of surrounding communities, including the emerging community of Palmview located to the south of the local plan area.

Sippy Downs and the Town Centre Part 1 – Birth & Growth

In 1993 Sippy Downs was established as suburb following the decision by Shire of Maroochy to rezone the area. 1996 saw the opening of the Sunshine Coast University College with 524 students, then renamed the University of the Sunshine Coast in 1999. Fast forwarding a few years and Shire of Maroochy Council had transitioned into the Sunshine Coast Council delivering the Sippy Downs Town Centre Masterplan in 2006.

The Masterplan and it’s delivery then languished………

Recycle, Reuse and Shop in style thanks to Indi & Lexi

Local Sippy Downs residents Indi (9) and Lexi (7) Baker have taken what they learnt at a recent demonstration at Brightwater State School, where the girls attend and are doing their very best to help locals reduce their impact on the environment.

Elizabeth Daniels Park, Buderim – Stage 4 Car Park and Landscape Works.

Stage 4 landscaping and car park works add finishing touches to the Elizabeth Daniels Park in Buderim.

Nambour RSL Club is committed to contributing to the future of Sippy Downs

After more than two years of planning, Nambour RSL Club has lodged a development application to build a new Community Club in the heart of the thriving Sippy Downs area.

When Op-portunity Knocks, open the Door!

Recently Joyce Mayne Sippy Downs reduced it’s floor size including frontage, in turn, creating a brand new retail opportunity here in Sippy Downs. It’s always interesting looking at a vacant store and wondering what could be coming next but thanks to a tip-off from one of our locals we will wonder no longer as we have found out whats happening and we think it’s “beautiful” 😀

Local Artist Chosen for Amazing Mural

Local Sippy Downs Artist Mieke van den Burg responded to an EOI Invitation to do a mural at Beerwah library along with 3 other Sunshine coast Artists and won but what happened after the project budget was pulled was the real testament to the creative connection Mieke’s murals evoke.

Story Writing Competition | $1500 in Prizes

This is your opportunity to participate in the 2018 “Telling Stories” children’s story writing competition organised by Mooloolaba Rotary in partnership with the Creative Writing Program, USC and Voices on the Coast. $1500 in PRIZES Up for grabs!

Learn first aid starting at $95 per person

Learn first Aid Is your workplace prepared for an emergency? Don't miss this great opportunity for you or you business to learn first aid. Did you know that it is a statuary requirement to have certain number of first aiders in each workplace, they need to remain...

Beautiful You Program Charity Race Day 2018

We would love you to join us for the Annual Beautiful You Program Charity Christmas in July Raceday at the Sunshine Coast Turf Club, Champagne Garden on Sunday 29th July @ Sunshine Coast Turf Club, Champagne Garden, 170 Pierce Avenue, Caloundra – 11.30am to 5.30pm.

4556 Chamber | Fireside Drinks – Wed 27 June @ 5.30pm

Fireside Drinks – Wed 27 June @ 5.30pm Join the 4556 Chamber for Fireside Drinks When: Wed 27 June @ 5.30pm to 7.30pm Where: Buderim Tavern Why: Why not? It’s cold – there’s a fire! We like to drink – there’s a bar! Let’s talk..let’s mingle..let’s do business! Members...

Dog Walking Service

IS YOUR BEST FRIEND GETTING ENOUGH EXERCISE? IF NOT, I AM AT YOUR SERVICE! I walk dogs giving them exercise and socialization they need to be healthy $12 for an hour or $7 for half an hour Chancellor Park area Call Tyrah on 0409017938...

Devine Constructions and Electrical

A big hello to Sippy Downs and District Hello residents and businesses alike. Devine Constructions and Electrical are a family owned business and offers anything from a small job like a new power point to a total rewire. It is good to be part of the Sippy Downs...

Bucks Party T Design by Mobile Search Ready

We were contacted by a client urgently needing some design work done for an upcoming Buck’s Party. After a quick telephone consultation to ascertain exactly what the client envisioned we produced these eye-catching designs for screenprinting on shirts for all the Buck’s Party attendees.


WATER WISDOM - Free Public Information Day Water Wisdom: Effective and sustainable management of water is one of the most crucial challenges facing our region. Water demand from our growing population is increasing at the same time as the yield of our dams is...

WordPress Sunshine Coast Meetup – September 2017

Get skills and grow with the WordPress Sunshine Coast Meetup Every month WordPress Sunshine Coast supports a Meetup for businesses, web designers and people looking to create their own WordPress website here on the Sunshine Coast with this month's meetup on this...

Planned Burn in USC

It’s that time of the year again and preparations are now underway for another controlled burn in the compensatory habitat at the University of the Sunshine Coast This controlled burn will help to reduce the fuel load and  associated fire hazard risk and maintain the...

What kind of local business community do you want?

Later this year the SDDCA will be having their annual AGM which always presents a range of community leaders and representatives sharing what has happened over the year gone by and what is coming in the year ahead! The SDDCA are taking this opportunity to again reach...

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Chancellor State College | Bullying Info Session

Bullying is an important topic and the upcoming Bullying Info Session is a great place for Chancellor State College parents to gain some insight into this troubling social issue. The consequences that can result from unaddressed bullying can and do have devastating, debilitating and lasting effects on many young minds and hearts who have experienced it and the most extreme cases can end the tragic loss of life.

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