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12 Of The Best Things To Do On The Gold Coast This Weekend

The Gold Coast weather is set to put on a show this weekend, and you already know we're also going to turn up the heat with a…

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The Best New Openings On The Gold Coast You Need To Know About

From re-launches of some of our favourite Gold Coast institutions to exciting fresh faces in the foodie landscape, these new restaurant…

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18 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Mexican Restaurants For Margarita-Filled Feasts

When it comes to Mexican fare, Gold Coast has an insatiable appetite. Bowls of guacamole, burrito bowls, loaded nachos, plenty of queso,…

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Mozza Mozza Is The Hip New Restaurant Bringing Reimagined Italian To Southport

The Gold Coast is home to a plethora of beloved Italian restaurants serving authentic cuisine just like Nonna would. However, it’s…

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10 Gold Coast Christmas Markets To Get You In The Festive Spirit

The festive season is upon us and while the thoughts of Christmas movies, baking gingerbread men, putting up Christmas trees and driving…

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The Feed | The Gold Coast News You Need To Know

The food and drink news has been coming in thick and fast on the Gold Coast, to make sure that you're on top of all the tasty things…

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18 Gold Coast Restaurants Open On Christmas Day So You Don’t Have To Cook

Whether a traditional roast or fresh seafood is your idea of a Christmas feast, there’s no doubt one of the best things about the…

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24 Of The Best Gold Coast Markets To Visit In November

Heads up, Gold Coast market-lovers. As much as we love winter, there's no doubt spring is prime market season on the Sunshine Coast and…

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Where To Head For Taco Tuesdays On The Gold Coast

Props to the fiesta gods who, with a little tasty alliteration, created one of our favourite days of the week: Taco Tuesdays. Or Taco…

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Inside La Luna Beach Club, Australia’s First Floating Luxury Beach Club

You’re surrounded by swaying palm trees and sparkling water, as you relax on a sunbed with a cold cocktail in hand and watch the sails…

Local Escapes
This Tamborine Winery Is Doing $10 Wine Tastings And Epic Cheese Boards

You might think you have to travel interstate to find incredible Australian wineries—to the Hunter Valley, the Barrosa and Margaret…

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Sip Cocktails In The Sunshine At Gold Coast’s Best Rooftop Bars

With an average of 300 days of sunshine a year—a scorching summer, delightful autumn, mild winter and stunning spring—it’s…

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15 Of The Best Dog-Friendly Cafes On The Gold Coast

There are certain places you probably shouldn’t take your dog: job interviews, dentist appointments, the airport and weddings. Having…

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17 Cool Christmas Party Venues On The Gold Coast That Don’t Suck

So you’ve been enlisted to organise the office Christmas party—eek. The pressure is on and chances are you’re…

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Scoop It Up At 13 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Gelato And Ice Cream Shops

No matter if it's a sweltering 35 degrees or a freezing (in Gold Coast terms) 18 degrees, it’s always gelato time on the Gold…

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Wrap Two Hands Around The Gold Coast’s Best Bagels

Bagels are the doughnut of the bread world: a little ring of all that is good and pure. It’s no secret that bagels are making a major…

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Where To Treat Dad On The Gold Coast This Father’s Day

Do you want to finally become the favourite child? It’s time you ditched the same jocks and socks Father’s Day gift that…

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Tie The Knot At 15 Of The Gold Coast’s Most Beautiful Wedding Venues

Getting hitched? Given it forms the backbone of your entire event, finding the perfect wedding venue is no small task. Fortunately,…

Gifts
Where To Find The Gold Coast’s Coolest Gift Delivery Services

Somewhere between the Gold Coast heat and our aversion to doing things which can actually be done by others, Gold Coasters enjoy having all…

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Wrap Your Chompers Around The Best Burgers On The Gold Coast

To beetroot or not to beetroot, that is the question. Whether you like ‘em loaded, tripled, smoked, pulled or plant-based, the Gold…

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9 Of The Best Korean BBQ Joints On The Gold Coast Right Now

We’re pretty lucky to have such a huge variety of authentic international eating spots right here on the Gold Coast. And if there ever…

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Where To Find 17 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Japanese Restaurants

Ramen slurping, bowl sipping and sashimi devouring—there’s something particularly magical about Japanese cuisine. Perhaps…

Cafes
Set Your Alarm, Here’s Where To Find 20 Of The Best Breakfasts On The Gold Coast

Gold Coast cafes are as abundant as the tanned bodies on our beaches. If there is one thing we’re equally proud of as our glittering…

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COAST Beach Bar & Restaurant Is Surfers’ Glam New Dining Spot With Oceanfront Views

It’s the glitter strip that put our humble surf city on the global tourist map, but there is so much more to Surfers Paradise than…

Bars & Pubs
The Gold Coast’s Best Craft Breweries Worth Frothing Over

In case you’ve been living under a rock—craft beer is all the rage right now in 2022. And the Gold Coast is leading the…

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

You’ve got twenty bucks burning a hole in your pocket and you don’t know how to spend it. Said no one, ever. After all, money…

Cafes
10 New Gold Coast Cafes You Should Check Out ASAP

Whether you’re on the hunt for a new breakfast spot or just want a change of scenery, we get it—it can be oh-so-easy to slip…

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An Inside Look At Palm Beach Avenue, From Little Truffle’s Daniel Ridgeway

Brought to you by award-winning restaurateur and chef Daniel Ridgeway and his wife Ruggie, comes the Gold Coast’s most…

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17 Of The Best Restaurants On The Gold Coast In 2022

There’s no denying the Gold Coast of 2022 is a foodie’s paradise. But finding the right restaurant to suit that special…

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Sink A Cold One At 10 Of The Best Old-School Pubs Around The Gold Coast

A descendant of the British public house, the old-fashioned Aussie pub is far more spacious in size and usually distinctive for their wide…

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Sink Your Fork Into 16 Of The Absolute Best Restaurants In Burleigh Heads

Ahh, Burleigh. Over the years, this southern hub has established itself as something of a mecca for incredible food on the Gold Coast. Home…

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Get Hooked On 10 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Fish And Chips

Nothing makes us happier than a bundle of freshly cooked fish and chips—best consumed overlooking the beach or, let’s be honest,…

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Dive Into 11 Of The Best Seafood Restaurants On The Gold Coast

Here at Urban List, when we see food, we eat it. And when we see seafood, we’re not just eating it, we’re the ones fork-fighting…

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Devour The Best Toasties With The Mosties On The Gold Coast

Ah, the humble toastie. So simple, yet so satisfying. To people who say they could give up bread, we say toasted sandwiches.…

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The Crafted Beer And Cider Festival Has Just Announced Their Massive Lineup

We’ve got some beer-y good news for all you Gold Coast brews lovers that is sure to quench your thirst for a good time. The beloved…

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Where To Find The Best Ramen On The Gold Coast In 2022

As the temperature drops, our desire for ramen exponentially increases. Nothing quite hits the same as slurping up some noods out of a…

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

Here’s the deal: your mum put up with all your diapers, tantrums and excessive eyeliner during your teenage years, so it’s time…

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12 Of The Best Gold Coast Restaurants Where You Can Spoil Mum This Mother’s Day

Do you want to finally become the favourite child? It’s time you ditched the same chocolate and flowers Mother’s Day gift that…

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An Inside Look At Isoletto, The Star’s New Sky-High Luxury Pool Club

Pristine beaches, a laid back coastal lifestyle and summer basically all year round—we’re pretty lucky here on the sunny Gold…

Restaurants
Save Your Pennies With 16 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Cheap Eats

When you’re trying to stick to your New Year’s budget resolutions, are a frugal penny pincher or are just trying to avoid living…

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What’s Open This ANZAC Day Public Holiday On The Gold Coast

ANZAC Day is all about commemorating our diggers, past and present, but it is also the crown jewel in a string of public holidays that…

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Where To Find The Best Teppanyaki Restaurants On The Gold Coast

Who doesn't love the sizzling, smoky, tantalising goodness of teppanyaki? For those who are unfamiliar with the theatre of flavours that…

Bakeries & Delis
Load Up On The Gold Coast’s Best Hot Cross Buns This Easter

It’s that magical time of year where you can indulge in sweet, sweet chocolate for 24 hours and no one will judge you. It also means…

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Raise Your Pinkies At The Best High Teas On The Gold Coast

It’s an age old tradition that’s survived all today’s modernisms, because who doesn’t love an excuse to make a date…

Local Escapes
Book A Stay At The Best Glamping Spots On And Around The Gold Coast

The idea of pitching a tent and foraging for firewood to cook your own dinner as you reconnect with nature sounds great in theory, but…

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Inside Rubi Red, Award-Winning Chef Michael Lambie’s Stunning New Asian-Fusion Restaurant

Asian cuisine is having a moment here on the Gold Coast and acclaimed chef and restaurateur, Michael Lambie knew just the thing to…

Restaurants
The Gold Coast’s Best Spots For A Bottomless Boozy Brunch In 2022

Brunch is blatantly the best meal of all. That sweet spot between breakfast and lunch is truly a magical time of day and when it’s…

Bars & Pubs
Venture Behind The Hidden Door At This Stunning Revamped Burleigh Speakeasy

It’s raining speakeasies on the Gold Coast lately and we are most definitely not complaining—we love it so much that we…

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Pick Up Produce Direct From Its Farmer On The Scenic Rim Farm Gate Trail

Polish your boots and grab the esky—the Scenic Rim Farm Gate Trail is popping up again for 2022 on Sunday 13 March, with more…

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Get Loved Up At The Gold Coast’s Most Romantic Restaurants This Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day. The day of love, the day of expensive flowers and the day of desperate, last-minute dinner reservations. As much as…

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Inside Byron Bay’s Dreamy New Seaside Italian Restaurant

Maurice Terzini describes his latest restaurant venture as, ‘a simple everyday beach restaurant’. Props to Maurice for his…

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Devour This Seriously Stunning 1kg Brie Cake

Cheese-lovers listen up, we have some incredibly tasty news for you. The crew at Salt Meats Cheese have just dropped the cake to end all…

Bars & Pubs
Sip On A Frozen Grape Nerd, Gummy Bear Or Musk Margarita At This Tex-Mex Spot

Margaritas—they’re the superior cocktail. While nothing beats a mix that stays true to its lime juice, tequila, and Cointreau…

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This Local Fine Booze Label Just Released A Ready-To-Serve Negroni With An Aussie Twist

In the not too distant past, the idea of a bottled cocktail would nary raise an eyebrow, though since the event of lockdowns and a few quick…

Restaurants
Dig Into A Banquet Of Tapas At Tugun’s New Spanish Restaurant

The Gold Coast continues to blossom with exciting new dining spots and Lucia is one such addition. Lazy afternoons basking in the golden…

Bars & Pubs
The Crew At Labart Are Set To Open Paloma Wine Bar In Burleigh Next Month

When someone asks you to name the best restaurant on the Gold Coast, there’s always a special few that come to mind—and one of…

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20 Of The Best New Openings On The Gold Coast You Need To Check Out

It can be hard to keep up with all the new openings on the Gold Coast, especially when it seems like there’s a new venue popping up…

Recipes
Recipe: Gemelli Brothers’ Iconic Rigatoni Salsicce

A packed dining room seven nights, is a testament to the Carney brothers who introduced some of the most authentic Italian fare to the Gold…

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Load Up On The Gold Coast’s Most Drool-Worthy Chocolate Treats

Chocolate. It needs no introduction because it’s everybody’s favourite thing. (Unless you’re one of those soulless people…

Restaurants
This Crazy Burger Joint Just Dropped A Lotus Biscoff Espresso Martini

When it comes to outrageous eats—the sort you find unbelievable but also feel the need to try—Milky Lane is where it’s at.…

Restaurants
Inside Byron Bay’s New And Vibrant “Unauthentic” Indian Restaurant

Northern Rivers crew, rejoice: acclaimed chef-owner Jessi Singh just opened his “unauthentic Indian” restaurant Daughter in Law…

Bakeries & Delis
This Gold Coast Business Delivers Fresh Cookies Straight To Your Door

The best things in life are full of calories and cookies are worth every single one, especially when they’re straight from the…

Cafes
Burleigh Gelato Co’s Gelato Panini Is Back For The Winter

If you’re craving gelato in the middle of winter but don’t want hypothermia, then we’ve got a foolproof solution for you.…

Bars & Pubs
Inside Miami’s Charming New Open-Air Beer Garden

Prepare to soak up the industrial-chic vibes of Miami’s hottest new kid on the block, SPEC. The stylishly grungy open-air beer garden…

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11 Gold Coast Meal Delivery Services That Will Do The Cooking For You

Has your two-minute noodle fetish, along with your takeaway fries started to affect your belly? Let’s face it, even before the…

News
HOTA’s Rooftop Bar With Panoramic Views Is Opening This Weekend

The Exhibitionist Bar, HOTA's new rooftop venue is opening its doors on 14 May 2021 and we're beyond excited.…

Bars & Pubs
Broadbeach Is Getting A Swanky New Whiskey And Tapas Bar

It’s raining new venues on the Gold Coast and we’re struggling to keep up. One of the new upcoming additions to the Broadbeach…

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A European-Inspired Winter Market With Mulled Wine Is Happening Soon

For those of you dreaming about taking a winter trip to the snowy wonderland that most of Europe turns into every Christmas, we’ve…

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6 Of The Best Distilleries On And Around The Gold Coast

If you search for ‘pure bliss’ in the dictionary, it’ll read something along the lines of: reclining back after a hard…

News
Krispy Kreme Is Giving Away 10,000 Original Glazed Doughnuts This Friday

Is it a donut or doughnut? For the sake of this pun, we highly recommend that you don-ut miss the chance to claim your FREE doughnut this…

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Indulge In Poseidon-Worthy Fare At Nobby’s Luxe New Seafood Restaurant

Nobby’s Beach is certainly a jewel in the Gold Coast’s crown of good food spots and its frequently-changing dining scene…

Cafes
Fill Your Fork At Highland Park’s Charming New Cafe

Amid the hustle and bustle of the northern suburbs lies a sweet newcomer bringing stellar coffee to our grateful northern Gold Coast…

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Yamagen Just Launched A Limited-Edition $200 Chocolate Bonsai Dessert

Chocolate and whiskey lovers, it’s your lucky day: Yamagen pastry chef Dan King has just concocted the dessert of your wildest…

Bars & Pubs
Black Hops Just Opened A New Brewery, And We’ll Drink To That

When it comes to GC breweries, we have nothing but big love for Black Hops. Founded by three best mates back in 2014, it’s since grown…

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Where To Find The Best Pizza On The Gold Coast

No matter the season or the weather, every day is a potential pizza day in our opinion. Which is fortunate given the Coast is home to a…

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Order Up A Plate Of These Marshmallow Dumplings With Nutella Dipping Sauce

Harajuku Gyoza is at it again. From the minds that brought us cheeseburger gyoza, mile-long fries and THAT iconic raindrop cake, comes a…

Restaurants
Take A Trip To Coastal Europe At Broadbeach’s Gorgeous New Restaurant

Broadbeach may be known as the mecca for good food on the Gold Coast and the frequently-changing dining scene certainly keeps us on our…

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Get Sipping On Robina Pavilion’s Limited-Edition Margarita Menu

We feel sorry for the people who don’t enjoy a good margarita, but unfortunately, this article is not for them. From now until Monday…

Cafes
Sip On A Smooth Dark Brew At Mermaid Beach’s Funky Revamped Cafe

In case you haven’t noticed, Mermaid Beach is blowing up with funky new coffee shops. And it’s thanks to places like Morena…

Bakeries & Delis
Grab A Basket, You Can Now Get Doughnut Time Doughnuts At Coles

Whether you usually head for Coles or Woolies (we know you have a secret preference, don’t even try to deny it), you might want to do…

Markets & Food Events
Hold The Phone, You Can Get These Messina Easter Egg Cocktail Kits Delivered To Your Door

Ok so if you haven’t heard of Cocktail Porter, we are so excited to introduce them to you. Cocktail Porter (the absolute…

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Satisfy Your Cheesy Cravings With This Legen-Dairy Cheese Feast

Calling all cheese-aholics (is there anyone who doesn’t love cheese?). We’re bringing you some legen-dairy news that we…

Cafes
Up Your Breakfast Game At Barefoot Barista’s New Currumbin Venue

If you’re on the hunt for a new breakfast spot by the seaside and beautiful dishes, we’ve got some news for you: Barefoot…

Bars & Pubs
Order Up, Four Pillars Has Released A New Collaborative Gin With QT Hotels

It’s been a few months since gin stalwart Four Pillars released a limited collab bottle, and almost like clockwork, they’ve gone…

Cafes
22 Cafes Where You Can Sip The Best Coffee On The Gold Coast

The Gold Coast’s coffee culture has exploded in recent years, with new espresso bars, roasteries and boutique brewers seeming to open…

Restaurants
Dig Into Crispy Chicken And Waffles At Southport’s New Fried Chicken Shop

There’s a reason why fried chicken is hailed as the ultimate comfort food and it affirms its place as a cult favourite and…

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Get Slurping, El Camino Just Dropped Ice Vovo And Cottees Cordial-Inspired Margaritas

There are few things that define our childhood as well as our favourite confectionaries can. Be it a sneaky Iced Vovo bickie at your…

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Scoop Up Some Summer Chill, An Ice Cream And Circus Festival Is Hitting The Gold Coast This Weekend

Looking to fill in your summer calendar? If you’re anything like us you’ll be trying to keep the holiday vibes going as long as…

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Clear Your Calendars, A Massive Craft Beer Festival Is Happening This Weekend

If you’re anything like us, you’ve been dying for a festival and to get the good vibes flowing. We’re here to deliver…