Frank Wilkie

A new Council with near-unanimous support for STA reform

Newly elected Mayor Frank Wilkie and five of the 2024 councillors directly acknowledged residents’ frustration with the implementation and enforcement of the Short Stay Let Local Law (SSL LL) during the election campaign. Mayor Wilkie committed to “halt the spread

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The Noosa we know and love hangs in the balance

OPINION by Noel Playford. Former Noosa Mayor for 11 years. Voting for the future of Noosa starts tomorrow.  That might sound dramatic. Some no doubt will say alarmist. But look how resident amenity and quality of life for so many

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Noosa Election Ripples. The ghost of Frank Pardon

Noosa Mayoral candidate Nick Hluszko’s 66 Facebook followers may see him as a serious contender, but this weekend he may have seen his campaign self-destruct before it even gathered speed. One of Noosa’s most notorious local government names has appeared on

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A new Council with near-unanimous support for STA reform

Newly elected Mayor Frank Wilkie and five of the 2024 councillors directly acknowledged residents’ frustration with the implementation and enforcement of the Short Stay Let Local Law (SSL LL) during the election campaign. Mayor Wilkie committed to “halt the spread

READ MORE

The Noosa we know and love hangs in the balance

OPINION by Noel Playford. Former Noosa Mayor for 11 years. Voting for the future of Noosa starts tomorrow.  That might sound dramatic. Some no doubt will say alarmist. But look how resident amenity and quality of life for so many

READ MORE

Noosa Election Ripples. The ghost of Frank Pardon

Noosa Mayoral candidate Nick Hluszko’s 66 Facebook followers may see him as a serious contender, but this weekend he may have seen his campaign self-destruct before it even gathered speed. One of Noosa’s most notorious local government names has appeared on

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