Easts Tigers sat out Round 22 of the Intrust Super Cup courtesy of the bye while the Falcons recorded another victory.
Falcons score back-to-back wins
The Sunshine Coast Falcons continued their run of strong form in the Intrust Super Cup, recording their second straight victory on Sunday.
After conceding the lead early in the contest the Falcons fought their way back into the match, edging ahead just before half-time through David Oakes.
A strong second half performance sealed Sunshine Coast's seventh win of the season as the hosts limited Central Queensland to just one try during the second stanza.
Storm outside backs Young Tonumaipea and Travis Robinson helped push the Falcons towards victory after half-time, scoring a try each in the 20-point victory.
Sunshine Coast Falcons 36
Tries: Young Tonumaipea, Travis Robinson, David Oakes, Ryan Hansen, Jaz Nahu-Main, Mboya Adams
Goals: David Oakes 3, Ryan Hansen 3
Central Queensland Capras 16
Tries: Sam Smith 2, Matt Minto
Goals: Ian Webster 2
at Sunshine Coast Stadium.
Sunshine Coast Falcons: 1. Ben Hampton 2. Rowan Klein 4. Hymel Hunt 3. Young Tonumaipea 5. Travis Robinson 6. Sam Wright 7. David Oakes 14. Jay Lobwein 9. Billy Brittain 10. Ryan Hansen 11. Paul Ivan 12. Jaz Nahu-Main 13. Tom Murphy (c) 20. Jon Platt 15. Johnny Vuetibau 16. Mboya Adams 17. Jye Ballinger
CQ Capras: 1. Reece Baker 2. Jake Ainsworth 3. Marco Delapena 19. Ha’Ofanga Rabakewa (for 5. Tarrant Mariner) 6. Matt Minto 7. Mark Johnstone 8. Gerard Tema 9. Ian Webster 10. Gavin Hiscox 11. Tyson White 12. Rajan Opetaia-Halls 13. Guy Williams (c) 14. Josh Mitchell 15. Nathan Young 17. Corbyn Kilday 18. Josh Johnston 20. Sam Smith