JIMMY Spence was just six years old when migrated from Belfast, Ireland to the Sunshine State.
FOUR storey-high slippery slides, twisting, tangling rope bridges and futuristic treehouses, the Sunshine Coast playgrounds of tomorrow are already here.
UNANIMOUS VERDICT: New-beaut parks are a hit with locals: 'I wish we had these when I was growing up'.
Here are 11 of the latest creations for kids and adults young at heart to explore.
SUNSHINE Plaza is set to start a $40 million refurbishment to its existing centre, adding a new shopping dimension for customers.
A CHEF who could "walk into any kitchen in the world” will bring a generation's worth of experience to Miss Moneypenny's Noosa.
How clubs can take advantage of new fields in part of $1.3 billion infrastructure agreement
Passionate Palaszczuk joins The Daily's campaign: Who should be next? Smith, JT or Alfie?
A multi million-dollar shopping centre development complete with Gold Class cinema is nearing completion.
GLAUCOMA robbed Maroochydore woman Rowena Dowling of more than just her eyesight.