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The Gold Coast’s Best Happy Hours To Hit This Week (Updated 2024)

Feeling thirsty but feeling the pinch? There are still plenty of spots around town where you can drink on a dime, you just need to know…

What's On

Queensland’s Public Transport System Is Getting A Shake Up, Here’s What You Need To Know

It's been a big week for train catchers and bus riders everywhere. Here's everything going on with Queensland’s public…

Features

A Dazzling Permanent Light Show Is Opening On K’gari Later This Year

If you thought the spectacular scenery of K’gari (Fraser Island) couldn’t get any better, you’re in for a pleasant…

Food & Drink

FARINA & Co.

Southport, QLD

Coming Soon If a European bakery, cafe and pasta bar had a lovechild, FARINA &…

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Robina Farmers Market

Robina, QLD

The Gold Coast’s newest market was born from a love of sharing food and a…

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Kiyomi

Broadbeach, QLD

If you have a penchant for top-notch Japanese food—and seriously, who…

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The Homestead

Currumbin, QLD

The Gold Coast’s newest wedding and events venue has just opened…

Things To Do

This Year’s Dine BNE City Program Just Dropped—Here’s What You Need to Try First

With some of Brisbane City's best restaurants, bars, and eateries joining forces for the entire month of June, we’ve rounded…

Features

Here’s How You Can Help Enhance Our Gold Coast Beaches—And Win $500 While You’re At It

If we want to keep enjoying this dreamy set-up for years to come, we need to get serious about enhancing it, and the City of Gold Coast…

Local Escapes

Explore Your Backyard With 15 Of The Best Sunshine Coast Road Trips

From lush rainforest landscapes to windswept coastlines, hinterlands and beyond, there’s no doubt that a road trip is one of the…

Food & Drink

Lars Bar & Grill

Mermaid Beach, QLD

COMING SOON Wood-fired steak, hyper-local seafood and a head chef with seriously…

Local Escapes

Pethers Rainforest Retreat

North Tamborine, QLD

Pethers Rainforest Retreat brings new meaning to the phrase 'romantic…

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Dipcro Pastry

Surfers Paradise, QLD

When a talented pastry chef and their business savvy partner team up to create a…

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Doughed

Hope Island, QLD

It’s no secret that we’ve fallen head over heels for Doughed, and for…

Things To Do With Kids

10 Things To Do With Kids In Logan, From Spotting Koalas To Jumping In Ball Pits

A melting pot of cultures, epic entertainment, endless adventures, and breathtaking nature, there’s so much to discover in Logan.

Things To Do

Heat Up Your Winter Calendar With HOTA’s Must-See Events Happening This Weekend

The temp might be dropping but your social calendar needn’t take a hit, with HOTA serving up some truly epic events well worth braving…

Things To Do

10 Spots To Snap Striking Photos Around Aotearoa And Australia Right Now

This year's Sony Alpha Awards just landed, so we’ve sussed out some truly incredible places across Australia and New…

Food & Drink

Franc Jrs | Nobby Beach

Mermaid Beach, QLD

A feeling of devastation settled over the Gold Coast when Francie’s Pizzeria…

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Holy Ship Restaurant

Main Beach, QLD

The Northern Gold Coast’s burgeoning culinary scene has gained a novel culinary…

Restaurants

Ramen Danbo Pimpama

Pimpama, QLD

Ramen Danbo has come a long way from their origins in Chikushino, on one of…

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Sunkist Eatery

Mermaid Beach, QLD

If you needed another sign that Mermaid Beach, or Nobby Beach to us locals, is the…

Food & Drink

Where To Find The Best Pizza On The Gold Coast, 2024 Edition

From authentic Italian wood-fired delights to quirky new-age toppings, there’s a slice for every taste bud. 

Food & Drink

10 Of The Best Places To Eat In Logan In 2024

From melt-in-your-mouth pastries to international eats that will take your tastebuds around the world, here’s our non-negotiable hit…

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10 Of The Best High Teas On The Gold Coast In 2024

Whether you're treating mum or just feeling fancy, here's where to find the best high tea on the Gold Coast.

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Buoy

Mermaid Beach, QLD

Sitting pretty in the burgeoning foodie hub that is Nobby Beach lies Buoy,…

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Kirra Beach House

Coolangatta, QLD

Perched directly above Kirra Beach Hotel on the second level of Kirra Point Precinct,…

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Azure Bar and Grill

Byron Bay, 2481

Named for Byron Bay's iconic blue waters, Azure Bar and Grill boasts…

Things To Do

IceBar Surfers Paradise

Surfers Paradise, QLD

The Gold Coast is known for being home to some of Australia’s most wild…

Travel

Light Up The Night | Everywhere To Eat, Stay And Play On Your Vivid Vacay

See Sydney in a brand new light this year with our guide to the best spots to eat, stay, and play on your Vivid adventure.

Local Escapes

21 Of The Best Queensland Resorts To Book Into

Dust off your suitcase and live it up in style at one of the best luxury Queensland resorts to be found in our sunny state.

Gifts

6 Thoughtful Milestone Gifts Worth The Investment

There inevitably comes a time in your adult life when a card just won’t cut it for marking a milestone. To help you nail the…

Food & Drink

Fuel Bakehouse Burleigh

Burleigh Heads, QLD

The unrivalled pie connoisseurs of the Gold Coast, Fuel Bakehouse have been…

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ATTO Korean Cuisine

Southport, QLD

If you needed another sign that the Northern Gold Coast is levelling up its…

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Kefi Cafe

Coolangatta, QLD

'Kefi', derived from the Greek word that embodies the sense of joy, is…

Local Escapes

The Cheshire Cat Motel

Palm Beach, QLD

Nostalgic charm meets modern luxe at the Gold Coast’s newest boutique…

Travel

Explore Your Backyard With 8 Road Trips To Take Around Brisbane This Autumn

Brisbane is no stranger to natural splendours and picturesque country villages waiting at the end of spectacular scenic drives, but not…

Local Escapes

Beechmont Estate Is The Scenic Rim’s Dreamiest Country Retreat

A sprawling retreat nestled amongst the rolling hills of the Scenic Rim, Beechmont Estate is the stuff of fairytales. 

Features

Pens Down: You Can Earn Your Degree From Anywhere In The World In 2024

If you decided that 2024 is the year you prioritise study or have been thinking about making a career change–it isn’t too late…

Food & Drink

Blowfish Ocean Grill + Bar

Broadbeach, QLD

Broadbeach is undoubtedly one of the Gold Coast’s most lauded foodie hubs and…

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Frida’s Field

Nashua, QLD

Frida’s Field is the Northern Rivers’ ultimate celebration of wide open…

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Billy Chow

Kirra, QLD

Kirra is undoubtedly one of the Gold Coast’s hottest, quickly-evolving suburbs…

Things To Do

Outback Springs | Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Currumbin, QLD

Outback Springs is Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary’s new rustic outback…

Food & Drink

21 Of The Best Restaurants In And Around Byron Bay In 2024

 From bustling Greek restaurants in Byron's industrial estate to long, leisurely lunches on 120-acre farms, Byron and its surrounds…

Things To Do

50 Free (Or Cheap) Things To Do On The Gold Coast

We’ve foraged together 50 awesome things to do on the Gold Coast that are fun, sometimes tasty and maybe even free.

Local Escapes

16 Of The Best Scenic Rim Accomodation Options

Get those tabs open—it’s time to do some serious bookmarking. These are our top picks for the best Scenic Rim accommodation.

Food & Drink

Lagoon Beach Club

Sanctuary Cove, QLD

The Northern Gold Coast just got a whole lot swankier with the opening of the…

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Parkwood Village | Coming Soon

Parkwood, QLD

The Gold Coast’s first-ever surf park is set to be unveiled in Parkwood…

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The Oxley Mermaid Beach

Mermaid Beach, QLD

There’s no doubt Mermaid Beach (or Nobby Beach to locals) is becoming one of…

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Six-Tricks Distilling Co.

Mermaid Beach, QLD

Nestled in an unassuming cul-de-sac overlooking the Broadbeach skyline, Six-Tricks…

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16 Of The Best Gold Coast Florists To Share The Bloomin’ Love

We don’t want you to fall short in your flower-giving duties, so we’ve hunted down the best florists on the Gold Coast.

What's On

Pack Your Appetite—This Food Festival Has Lunch And Dinner Sorted All Month

Whether it’s a long lunch with family or an intimate evening degustation, Scenic Rim Eat Local Month has over 40 experiences with…

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16 Of The Best Gold Coast Flower Delivery Services To Spoil Someone Special

If you’re looking to spoil your special someone or simply want to send some floral happiness to a friend, a blooming bouquet is…

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Kirra Beach Hotel

Coolangatta, QLD

The revamped Kirra Beach Hotel within the Kirra Point Precinct will open…

Food & Drink

kōst

Broadbeach, QLD

kōst eloquently describes itself as ‘a place where sensory meets the…

Health + Wellness

Peaches Pilates

Burleigh Waters, QLD

The Gold Coast is home to a plethora of incredible fitness boutiques, but when one is…

Food & Drink

E.L.E Bar Burleigh

Burleigh Heads, QLD

Born from a desire to create a safe, judgement-free bar—with banging drinks and…

What's On

The Best Things To Do With Mum This Mother’s Day On The Gold Coast

Get ready to earn fave child status with these 30 awesome things to do on the Gold Coast this Mother’s Day.

Local Escapes

The Best Mount Tamborine Accomodation For Your Next Trip Up The Mountain

We’re here to get you out-and-about among the Gold Coast’s other natural wonder, with the best Mount Tamborine accomodation.

Things To Do

A Magical Fireside Dinner Party Under The Stars Is Popping Up In The City This Month

This year, Dine BNE City is kicking off their month-long food festival with Fireside, a culinary exploration under the stars at St…

Food & Drink

Little Truffle

Mermaid Beach, QLD

Esteemed Mermaid Beach dining institution Little Truffle has reopened its iconic…

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Shiro Gelato & Snack

Southport , QLD

From sweet to savoury, Shiro Gelato & Snack has all of your Japanese treat…

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Ember Byron Bay

Byron Bay, NSW

'Elegant and refined, yet approachable' is how one might describe Byron…

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Basque Cheesecake Shop

Labrador, QLD

Freshly baked cheesecake is one of life’s greatest pleasures and we think…

Food & Drink

20 Of The Best Gold Coast Restaurants For Mother’s Day Feasts

This Mother’s Day, treat your mum like the queen she is and spoil her with an indulgent lunch at one of the Gold Coast’s best…

Things To Do

Where To Find The Most Beautiful Autumn Leaves Around The Gold Coast

Our perennially green city and lush native rainforests don’t see a whole lot of change come the cooler months, but for Gold Coasters…

Travel

This Jaw-Dropping Jewel Cave Is One Of Our Top Aussie Road Trip Stops For 2024

Whether you’re looking for an eventful vacation or a leisurely cruise along the shore, there’s a road trip across this…

Restaurants

Yamagen

Surfers Paradise, QLD

Yamagen is a funky Japanese izakaya located inside QT Gold Coast in the heart of…

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Nacho Baby

Tweed Heads, QLD

There’s no doubt that the Southern Gold Coast is becoming a burgeoning bar…

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Delightful

Tweed Heads, QLD

Tweed Heads’ sweet new coffee, smoothie and sandwich shop, Delightful, is…

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Bake House Gozen

Molendinar , QLD

Indulge your sweet tooth and visit Molendinar’s adorable Bake House Gozen,…