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Level Up Your 2024 With These 13 International Travel Packages Under $2,000

From Singapore to Tokyo, we're here to make your next vacay even sweeter with a tasty $75 off^ when you spend $500 and check out with…

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Reinvigorate Your Year With These Luxe Domestic Holiday Packages Under $1,000

We’ve done the digging and found a bunch of truly epic travel packages from the legends at Webjet for $1000*—flights included!…

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What’s On In The Gold Coast This Weekend, Month And Beyond

Here are the best events you don't want to miss happening on the Gold Coast this weekend. 

Food & Drink

These Waterfront Bars Need To Be On Your 2024 Hit List

Us South East Coast dwellers have two refreshed beachside watering holes to visit, so you can go from sea-salty to sipping spicy mango…

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This Luxury, On-The-Ground Travel Concierge Is Levelling Up Sports And Events Holidays

With 2024 already proving to be a banging year on the sports and events calendar, TWO4SEVEN is here to serve as your luxury, on-the-ground…

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From Dining To Beach Hopping, How To Live La Dolce Vita On The Sunshine Coast

If you’re craving la dolce vita but couldn’t afford Euro summer this year, we’re bringing the sunshine your way instead.…

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How To Spend A Loved-Up Date At The Star This Valentine’s Day

Whether you’re the kind of couple to enjoy the finer things in life or looking to make it a double date, we’ve curated a few…

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Outdoor Cinema And Art Galleries—5 Sun Safe Things To Do This February

We asked our crew to share their top sun safe things to do this summer, from outdoor films to art galleries.

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Here’s How You Can Score The Ultimate $10K Trip To This Mega Burleigh Surfing Event

Attention all summer beach lovers, The Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle Series returns for a massive 11th season in 2024 ready to…

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Peloton Global Instructor Tunde Oyeneyin On Creating A Workout Routine You’ll Actually Keep

Here’s what the motivational Instructor taught us to help you smash your fitness goals in 2024. 

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What To Eat, Drink And Do In Burleigh Heads

Burleigh has it all, really. A thriving dining scene, pumping nightlife, boutique shopping, a huge expanse of glorious beach and some…

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Check Out This Sizzling Summer Event Lineup At The Star Gold Coast

Your ultimate guide to the best events happening this summer at The Star.

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Your Luxury Guide To Discovering Townsville In 2024

Pristine immaculate coastline, endless lingering sunshine and bountiful local produce—Townsville has become a marvel of North…

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4 Of Adelaide’s Best Neighbourhoods For Sun-Soaked Sips And Luxurious Long Lunches This Summer

Adelaide is a bustling melting pot of eclectic wine bars, Nonna-approved pasta joints, vibrant markets and an inspiring arts scene that has…

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Countdown To New Year’s Eve With 9 Events Around The Star Gold Coast

The Star Gold Coast have a smorgasbord of exclusive events and dinners to book for even your pickiest mates.

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5 Experiences To Feast Your Way Through At The Star This Christmas

Swap the stress of the kitchen this year—we've all seen that episode of The Bear—and leave the cooking and entertaining to…

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Why Now’s The Time To Jump On The Aussie E-Bike Revolution

The answers to all your questions and curiosities before you jump into your big e-bike purchase.

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5 Reasons To Convince Your Boss To Become A Containers For Change Workplace

It's perplexing to consider the whopping 530 million containers that end up in landfill in our sunny state alone each…

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Refresh And Rejuvenate At This Tranquil New Gold Coast Bathhouse Sanctuary

Nestled along the stunning Kirra Beachfront, Native State is the Gold Coast’s premier bathhouse destination offering steam…

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Your Perfect Family-Friendly Long Weekend On The Gold Coast

We’ve put together your ultimate 72 hour itinerary. 

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Here’s How You Can Win A Luxe Italian-Inspired Escape Worth $10K, Thanks To Peroni Nastro Azzurro

Longing for an unforgettable, sun-drenched Italian getaway but cost of living stopping you from living your best Euro life? Thanks to…

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These Magical Enchanted Gardens Are Coming Back To Roma Street Parkland This Year

The Enchanted Garden, presented by Royal Caribbean, returns this 23 November to transform Roma Street Parkland into a light-filled…

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Immerse Yourself In Sneaker Culture At This Late-Night Pop-Up Exhibition

Explore the iconic footwear that has influenced fashion, design and culture with Sneakers Unboxed. 

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4 Ways To Host The Outdoor Soiree Of Your Dreams This Spring

With help from the new green organic bins rollout, it's time to spruce up your yard in time for garden party season.

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Get Your Festive Celebrations Underway At This Luxe Inner-City Venue And Rooftop

Ring in the new year with a delicious lineup of events on offer at Hyatt Regency. 

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This Brisbane Venue Has A New Chef And He’s Bringing Michelin-Star Worthy Cuisine To The West Side

Injecting even more life into Brisbane’s burgeoning food scene is Spanish Executive Chef Nacho Castells. This season, he's…

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Surfers Paradise Is Changing—Have Your Say On Its Future To Win $500

Surfers Paradise is getting a huge—and well-deserved—facelift, and the City of Gold Coast want your feedback to…

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Everything Happening This September At The Star Gold Coast

Spring has officially sprung on the Gold Coast and with the shift in warmer weather, it’s time to start planning your ultimate spring…

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Everything Happening This August At The Star Gold Coast

From long bubbly lunches and live entertainment to vibing snow parties and comedy club nights, August at The Star Gold Coast is packed…

Local Escapes

Pack Your Appetite, Here’s Everything You Need To Eat, Drink And Do In Bundaberg

Turns out, as well as being home to some spectacular beaches and the access point to a World Heritage-listed marine park, Bundaberg is…

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Make The Most Of Your Weekend At This Inner-City Destination

Get out and about at this inner-city destination this winter.

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Head To the Home Of The Arts To Witness 100 Years Of Australia’s Best Portraits

In honour of Australia’s beloved Archibald Prize crossing the century mark, the Art Gallery of New South Wales is digging up 100…

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How To Set Up Your Campsite Like A Pro This Festival Season

With help from BCF curate the perfect campsite this festival season.

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Discover This Beachfront Family Shopping Destination With The World’s Largest Timezone

Trying to find a family activity that will keep everyone entertained can sometimes feel more complicated than organising a mission to a…

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The Gold Coast Is Scoring An Award-Winning Musical Next Month—And You Can Still Snag Tickets

Presented by Darlinghurst Theatre Company and HOTA this award-winning musical is a theatre experience you must catch.

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Explore Your Backyard With 8 Road Trips To Take Around Brisbane

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

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Battle Your Mate Or A Date At This Vibey Local Arcade

If you’ve ever wanted to put your relationships to the test, a date at Funlab’s latest arcade will give you the perfect…

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Balance, Boundaries And Believing In Your Work With Musician, Eves Karydas

Two things that often go hand in hand are live music and alcohol. From festival benders to a quiet beer at catching your new favourite…

Wellness

5 Positive Health Benefits To Expect After Cutting Back On Booze

While we like to have a cheeky tipple here and there, boozing too much on the regular can lead to lingering health issues.

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Get Out Of Your Comfort Zone With These Creative Experiences

Flexing your creative muscles is a surefire way to get out of your comfort zone—and have fun while doing it. Creativity looks…

Why These 3 Hospitality Workers Moved To Western Australia–And Why They’re Not Leaving Anytime Soon

Read on to find out why these four now WA locals made the move to the west coast—then pack your bags to do the same.

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6 Top Mate & Date Night Ideas That Don’t Rely On Booze

All too often we think the perfect date - either with your mates or a potential lover - should include booze. Be it the need for some liquid…

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6 Ways To Cut Back On Drinking If You Want 2023 To Be Less Boozy

Looking for 2023 to be a bit less boozy, we’ve got you! And no, you don’t have to go cold turkey (if you don’t want…

How A Credit Score Is Actually Calculated And How It Can Impact You

Credit scores are a mysterious beast. How do they actually work? How are they even calculated? And what does that mean to the average…

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7 Easy Ways To Treat Yourself Now The Gift-Giving Season Is Over

Annnd that’s a wrap. The festive season is behind us. While there are no more presents sitting enticingly below the tree,…

Why Speaking To Experts Could Be Your Ticket To Getting A Sweet Deal On Your First Home Loan

From admin to budgeting to a whole new dictionary of real estate lingo – it’s normal to feel a little overwhelmed before…

Health + Wellness

5 Easy Ways To Boost Your Confidence Before Your Next Night Out

February is just around the corner which means Valentine’s Day is too. And whether you celebrate it with your mates or a date, the day…

Wellness

5 Ways To Balance Your Side Hustle When Working 9 To 5

Balancing a full-time job and a side hustle is somewhat of an art. It’s easy to get consumed by the two gigs that you quickly begin to…

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Why This Free, Inner-City Racquet Club Is The Ultimate Way To Watch The Tennis This Summer

Dig out your fave linen ensemble and gather your crew because we’ve found the perfect place to have a sip sesh in the sunshine and…

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Fun Dates Only: Get Into The Valentine’s Vibe At This Epic Paint And Sip

Found: A cringe-free, wholesome and fun Valentine’s Day date idea they'll actually love. 

How To Prep For Buying Your First Home When You Don’t Know Where To Start

Real talk: the thought of buying your first home can be seriously intimidating. It seems like every other day the news is hitting us with a…

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Why Hospo Workers Should Consider A Seachange To Perth

With the region booming, there are loads of killer hospo jobs on offer in this beautiful part of the world, too. Still not…

How To Get Into The Property Market According To 3 Millennials Who’ve Done It

Buying your first home can be a pretty daunting task. Here's what three millennials wish they knew before they got started. 

Australia

7 Reasons Why Brisbane Is The Nature Escape You Need To Recharge Your Batteries

This is your sign to reset, get back into nature and give yourself the opportunity to completely unwind—and where better to do it…

5 Ways I Invested In My Health, Wealth And Happiness In One Week

I decided to spend a week investing in my own health, wealth and happiness to set me up for long-term success. 

We Asked About Your Investing Habits, Here’s What You Shared

In partnership with Syfe, the investing app that champions long-term wealth and investment, we asked you about your money habits, so we…

Australia

8 Unmissable Events Worth The Trip To Brisbane

Whether you're a culture seeker or a thrill junkie, the city of Brisbane has it all for you. 

Features

I Spent A Week Embracing A More Sustainable Morning Routine, Here’s What I Learned

Producer Caitlin Booth takes spent a week embracing more sustainable practices, drawing inspiration from 7-Eleven’s recent…

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9 Unrivalled Brisbane Dining Experiences All Foodies Must Try

​If your go-to food hit list is dwindling as you've eaten through your home city, Brisbane's pumping restaurant scene's…

Travel

What You Need To Know About Gold Coast Airport’s Swanky New Expansion

Itching to hit the skies? Gold Coast Airport has upped its game to give you the perfect send-off. 

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Where To Find Over 40 Dining, Beauty and Retail Deals In Sydney This Month

Uncover over 40 awesome offers happening at over 40 Sydney businesses this November—including $10 margs, 2-4-1…

Broaden Your Knowledge On Sustainable Investing With This 101 Guide

Going green doesn't mean your investments will be lean. 

Australia

8 Romantic Experiences To Enjoy With Your Squeeze In Brisbane This Summer

There are endless reasons to visit the sparkling shores of Brisbane—with so many amazing new bar and restaurant openings, to their…

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5 Reasons To Shop Up A Storm At This Fashion And Lifestyle Hub

Want to level up your wardrobe rotation? We know just the place.

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Celebrate Spring With These 5 Gold Coast Events

As spring creeps around the corner, it's time to emerge from hibernation and fire up the social cal.

Travel

Pack Your Bags, Gold Coast Airport Is Giving Away 1 Million Qantas Points

This is not a drill. Gold Coast Airport is giving away one million Qantas Points to make a lucky adventurer's travel…

Local Escapes

7 Reasons To Plan A Trip To North Stradbroke Island This Year

Itching for a winter vaycay? Make the most of whale-watching season and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of a Straddie winter.

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6 Unmissable Brisbane Experiences You Can Snap Up For A Steal

It’s time to break free of the house and rediscover Brisbane this month with amazing access to some exclusive deals available on…

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Unlock And Save On Awesome Experiences With The ‘Brisbane app’

This August, it’s time to get out and rediscover Brisbane with some killer access to some crazy exclusive deals available on…

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5 Reasons To Visit The Luxury New Langham Hotel On The Gold Coast

Done with dreary weather and chilly days? We hear you loud and clear. The winter blues might be in full swing, but the perfect antidote is…

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Get Around The New App Rewarding You For Brunching And Lunching

This month, the gang at AVC have launched The Pass, a fabulous new loyalty app which will earn you big points and perks at over…

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6 Of The Best Upcoming Events On The Gold Coast

Whatever you're into, there's something for everyone on the agenda at The Star Gold Coast over the next action-fueled…

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6 Reasons You Need To Visit This Food & Entertainment Mecca On The GC

Nestled in the beating heart of Surfers Paradise, we’ve found the perfect place for the ultimate fun day out. Think: epic games, live…

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Every Excuse You Need To Book A ‘Winter’ Holiday On The GC

Think fewer crowds on the beaches, crisp, clear sunny days and loads of awesome adventures to be had.

Travel

Book Your Flights, Here’s 5 Unmissable Things To Do In Singapore

International travel is finally back on the table, and our wanderlust hearts couldn’t be more full. We’re so ready for all of…

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Here’s What The Circular Economy Is All About, According To 5 Sustainability Experts

To put it simply, the theory behind the CE is about transforming our current linear consumption model (Take-Make-Waste) into a circular one…

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5 Destinations To Get Excited About Now That International Travel Is Coming Back

We’ve waited oh so patiently, and finally our wanderlust prayers have been answered—international travel is back on the cards,…

Here’s Exactly When You Should Buy A House

So you’ve all seen the news. Heard the headlines. Property is going up. Property is going way up. Property is going down. Property…

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Stay In The Know With These 7 New Experiences Popping Up In The Gold Coast

Glitzy hotel openings, adrenaline-incuding adventures, and a massive revamp of Gold Coast Airport, just in time to lock in next year’s…

Food & Drink

How To Eat Now, Pay Later And Have A Forking Good Time With Your Mates

Tick-off your restaurant wish list in a way that’s a little more wallet-friendly. 

Food & Drink

Make These 5 Easy Swaps To Get More Good On Your Plate

Rather than wait for the New Year's resolution we know won't stick, we're all about habits to get more good on your plate.

Australia

Everything You Need To Know About Lady Musgrave, The Southern Great Barrier Reef’s Island Escape

A holiday in its truest sense should feature at least a few things. Beaches are a must-have; a little sunshine also doesn’t go astray,…