The Latest News On The Sunshine Coast

Holiday Inn Express & Suites to be built on the Sunshine Coast

Leading Australian hotel investment and development company, Pro-Invest, will develop a new hotel, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in the Maroochydore CBD. Leading Australian hotel investment and development company, Pro-Invest, has purchased a prime site in the new Maroochydore CBD and lodged a development application (DA) with Economic Development Queensland for a new select-service […]

Sunshine Coast’s New CBD, SunCentral Welcomes First Commercial Tenants

Demand for commercial space in the new Maroochydore CBD is building momentum with more than 40 per cent of a new sustainable office building already leased. Construction work is expected to start this month on Evans Long’s eight-level Foundation Place building on South Sea Islander Way, with a number of tenants already secured including a […]

The Sunshine Coast International Broadband Network – Explained!

The Sunshine Coast International Broadband Network will provide Australia’s fastest, most affordable international data and telecommunications connection on the east coast to Asia. With future-proof capacity, the new cable will increase data transmission speed, reduce risk and lead to a reduction in international communication costs for business and consumers. The cable will put the Sunshine […]

Sunshine Plaza celebrates grand opening of $440 million redevelopment!

Sunshine Coast, 28 March 2019: Sunshine Coast Mayor, Cr Mark Jamieson joined APPF Retail, The GPT Group and Lendlease today to celebrate the official opening of Sunshine Plaza’s $440 million redevelopment. The celebrations included the opening of the Sunshine Coast’s first David Jones, H&M, Sephora, lululemon and Sheike stores, as well as a new Big […]


The beauty retailer, SEPHORA has opened it’s 19th store on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast! Summer might be over but Sephora Australia is just heating up, in their fourth Queensland location within the fabulous and wholly revitalised Sunshine Plaza. “We are over the mon for Sephora to open within Sunshine Plaza as part of the $440 million redevelopment […]

One of the world’s largest fashion retailers opens at Sunshine Plaza

March 28, 2019, was a big day for the fashion savvy shopper on the Sunshine Coast. H&M, Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M), known for offering high fashion and quality basics at affordable prices in a sustainable way, opened in the all-new Sunshine Plaza. H&M’s first store to open on the Sunshine Coast and the twelfth […]

Greek Street Food coming to Sunshine Plaza’s Riverwalk.

Sunshine Coast, 16 May 2018: ENA Greek street food is the latest addition to be confirmed for Sunshine Plaza’s Riverwalk dining precinct, due to open in July this year. This will be the fifth ENA restaurant to open in Australia and the first in Queensland. When interviewed, Centre Manager Michael Manwaring had this to say: “The […]

Existing centre upgrades commence at Sunshine Plaza.

Sunshine Coast, Thursday 17 May 2018: Sunshine Plaza has today announced circa $40 million will be spent on major refurbishments to the existing centre, bringing a new customer experience to the popular shopping destination. The upgrades include a revitalised Town Square meeting area and Riverwalk precinct, an interactive water play area, refurbished Food Court, and […]

Spotlight reveals big plans for flagship store within SunCentral development

HOMEWARES giant Spotlight has revealed its plans to build a new showroom, as well as facilities for weekly farmers markets, at a central Coast site. It is one of the first retail development applications lodged in SunCentral’s new Maroochydore CBD development. Spotlight will be the anchor tenant at the Dalton Drive site, opposite Bunnings, with […]

High Ropes adventure planned for Sunshine Plaza

Sunshine Coast, 23 November 2017: Sunshine Plaza today announced it has lodged a development application with Sunshine Coast Council for a high ropes course as part of the $400 million redevelopment currently underway. On completion, Sunshine Plaza will be home to the first and largest high ropes course at a major regional shopping centre in […]