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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…

Food & Drink

15 Of The Best Restaurants In Coolangatta And Surrounds In 2024

We’ve tasted our way through this seaside suburb to bring you the best restaurants in Coolangatta totally worth opening your wallet…

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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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Blowfish Ocean Grill + Bar

Broadbeach, QLD

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

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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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Parkwood Village | Coming Soon

Parkwood, QLD

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

Travel

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…

What's On

The Gold Coast’s Hottest New Year’s Eve Parties To Ring In 2024

When it comes to ringing in 2023, you don’t want to be stuck just anywhere.

Travel

17 Of The Best Mermaid Beach Restaurants To Hit In 2024

Snuggled between Broadbeach’s glitz and Nobby’s beach town vibe, Mermaid Beach has our heart for many reasons.

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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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Kirra Beach Hotel

Coolangatta, QLD

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

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E.L.E Bar Burleigh

Burleigh Heads, QLD

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

Features

Kirra Point Precinct Has Opened Two Spectacular Beachfront Dining Destinations

The highly-anticipated Kirra Point Precinct has unveiled two spectacular hospitality destinations this summer, which will redefine…

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18 Of The Gold Coast’s Most Beautiful Long Lunch Restaurants

We are shining a light on all the top spots perfect for a long, lazy, so-good-we-could-cry weekend lunch. 

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Where To Find The Best Northern Rivers Restaurants In 2023

Stretching from Tweed through to Kyogle, the Northern Rivers' best restaurants range from family-owned hideaways to hatted…

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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…

Tayta Bar & Restaurant

Mermaid Beach, QLD

The Gold Coast is certainly a melting pot of flavours and cuisines, but every now and…

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Sip Cocktails In The Sunshine At 12 Of The 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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37 Of The Best New Openings On The Gold Coast In 2023

These openings on the Gold Coast are set to shake up a scene that’s already bursting at the seams with wining and dining goodness.

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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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YOT Deck

Main Beach, QLD

It might feel like everyone is living their best Euro summer lives right now but if…

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Southport Pavilion

Southport, QLD

Situated on the edge of the Nerang River, the waterfront Southport Pavilion boasts…

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Mex Cartel

Burleigh Heads, QLD

It’s no secret we have a passionate love affair with Mexican cuisine, and if…

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16 Of The Best Spots To Catch Live Music On The Gold Coast

We’re spoilt for choice when it comes to Gold Coast nightlife. And the best side dish to your margarita and taco combo? Some good old…

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

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

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Etsu Izakaya

Mermaid Beach, QLD

We heart Etsu Izakaya. This flawless venue has been a raging success since the day it…

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Crispy Italian Bar

Burleigh Heads, QLD

The Gold Coast is bursting at the seams with top-notch Italian joints, but every now…

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Happy Endings

Broadbeach, QLD

If there’s one thing the Gold Coast loves, it’s hidden bars—the…

Local Escapes

This Tamborine Winery Is Doing $15 Wine Tastings And Epic Cheese Boards

Witches Falls Winery, located just a hop skip and a jump away in Tamborine, is quietly making some seriously good wines from their…

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Where To Head For Taco Tuesdays On The Gold Coast

Here’s the full roundup for where you can find the best tacos on the Gold Coast for cheap.

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22 Of The Best Restaurants In Surfers Paradise, 2023 Edition

With ample choice but varying quality, let us guide you to all of the very best restaurants in Surfers Paradise that'll keep you…

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Tropic Vice

Mermaid Beach, QLD

While you might not be taking a trip to the sunny land of Florida anytime soon, you…

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El Ranchero

Burleigh Heads, QLD

Mo’s Desert Clubhouse, Burleigh’s thriving Americana psychedelic…

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Bar Heather

Byron Bay, NSW

Chef Ollie Wong-Hee has clocked time in the kitchen at Mr. Wong, Sixpenny, and…

Australia

Everywhere To Eat, Play And Stay In Western Australia According To The Locals

We want to help you live the dream in WA, so we asked the passionate locals who call it home to share all their must-visit experiences…

Food & Drink

kōst Is The Sleek New Coastal Bar And Grill Venue Bringing Fire-Kissed Cuisine To Broadbeach

kōst seamlessly blends elevated bar and grill cuisine with playful cocktails, fine wine and live fuel cooking methods, to deliver a…

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3 Reasons This Luxe Brisbane Hotel With A Rooftop Venue Is Perfect For Your Next Event

Searching for a unique and sophisticated space for your next birthday or work event can be tricky business. Fortunately for us,…

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FINEPRINTCO Art Bar

Southport, QLD

FINEPRINTCO Art Bar is an upmarket art gallery-meets-cocktail bar that…

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The Beverly

Surfers Paradise, QLD

It’s been two years since Gold Coast institution Melbas shut its doors and…

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Balter Brewing Company

Currumbin, QLD

Legendary local pro surfers Mick Fanning, Joel Parkinson, Bede Durbridge and…

Local Escapes

6 Wineries To Hit On A Mount Tamborine Winery Tour

Prepare to sip your way through a DIY wine tour at our top Mount Tamborine winery  picks. 

Food & Drink

Tokoh Is Mermaid’s Playful New Indonesian Restaurant Where Opulence Meets Authenticity

If you haven’t heard of the name Tokoh, get used to it because you’ll soon be hearing it everywhere.

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10 Of The Gold Coast’s Best BYO Restaurants For When You’re Trying To Save

We’ve hunted down the best BYO restaurants on the Gold Coast, because food tastes better when you can get boozy at dinner for a…

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White Oat Distillery

Biggera Waters, QLD

The Northern Gold Coast has gotten a whole lot boozier with the opening of White…

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Suzy BBQ

Burleigh Heads, QLD

Grab your gang, because Suzy BBQ, nestled in the heart of Burleigh Heads, is the…

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Zephyr Kitchen & Bar

Mermaid Beach, QLD

Sitting pretty on the corner of the iconic Nobbys strip, comes newcomer Zephyr…

Bars & Pubs

Where To Find 30 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Bars In 2024

From raging rooftops to craft beer bars and intimate tequila joints, here's our ultimate round up to the very best bars on the Gold…

Markets & Food Events

9 Food And Wine-Filled Events Not To Miss At Dine BNE City This Month

Throughout June, the restaurants and bars of Brisbane City will unite to provide food lovers with a procession of delicious flavours.

Markets & Food Events

A Month-Long Celebration Of The City’s Best Bars And Restaurants Is Coming To Brisbane

Dine BNE City is about to take you on a month-long culinary journey that will make all your mouth-watering dreams come true.

Bars & Pubs

Ravenscroft Vineyard

Stanthorpe, QLD

If there’s one thing we can't get enough of it’s a crisp glass…

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FIZZ HQ

Burleigh Heads, QLD

If there's one thing the Gold Coast is never short on, it’s breweries. But…

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SOMM Wine Store

Mermaid Beach, QLD

Heads up, vino lovers: a glorious new specialty wine store has popped up in the…

Food & Drink

Okawari House Is Mermaid Beach’s Slick New Japanese Restaurant From The Imlach Team

If you haven’t heard the name Okawari House yet, remember it, because you’re about to be hearing a whole lot about it.

Food & Drink

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…

Food & Drink

12 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Fine Dining Restaurants You Need To Visit

We’re getting all fancy pants with the best of the best fine dining restaurants on the Gold Coast. The ultimate foodies bucket list.…

Activities & Itineraries

Capricorn Distilling Co.

Burleigh Heads, QLD

Capricorn Distilling Co. is Burleigh’s newest small-batch urban distillery…

Bars & Pubs

Destino

Sanctuary Cove, QLD

Don’t be fooled by the “wine bar” denomination—Destino has a…

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BOBs Beer

Surfers Paradise, QLD

Hold on to your pint glasses, because we’re bringing you some breaking…

Markets & Food Events

6 Awesome Things To Eat, See And Do At The Star This Month

We’ve wrapped up a stack of free events taking over The Star Gold Coast this February so you can eat, sip, laugh and dance…

Australia

19 Reasons You Should Book A Trip To Townsville In 2023

Between some seriously breathtaking natural gems, uber-exciting eats, and a range of stays to satisfy all kinds, Townsville has…

Bars & Pubs

Honour | Brunswick Heads

Brunswick Heads, NSW

Honour has long established itself as a firm favourite in the Brunswick brunch scene,…

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La Bella Cellar

Burleigh, QLD

It’s raining Mediterranean-inspired joints on the Gold Coast lately and we are…

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Ms Margot’s Bar & Eats

Surfers Paradise, QLD

The Surfers Paradise Hilton has just undergone a massive $9M facelift over the past…

Bars & Pubs

Where To Find The Best Margaritas On The Gold Coast

We've hunted down some of the best margaritas on the Gold Coast, perfectly sweet and salty to kick-start your weekend.

Food & Drink

Sink A Few Cold Ones At Tank Beer Bar, Palm Beach’s New Two-Storey Watering Hole

The freshly-opened Tank Bar & Dining overlooks the bustling Gold Coast Highway in Palm Beach, occupying the two-storey building formerly…

Food & Drink

10 Of The Best Gold Coast Beer Gardens Worth Frothing Over

Day drinking. It’s the hobby of many locals here on the Gold Coast and for good reason. The moment mates, sunshine and cold beer mix,…

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Maman Bar and Kitchen

Burleigh Heads, QLD

A big shock wave of excitement rippled through the Gold Coast last Friday 2…

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Whiskey Lounge

Mudgeeraba, QLD

If there’s one thing the Gold Coast sorely needed was a dedicated whiskey…

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The Lucky Squire

Broadbeach, QLD

The Lucky Squire is what craft beer-drinking dreams are made of. With an interior…

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Top Up Your Festive Cheer With A Twilight Christmas Market, Outdoor Cinema And Tinsel Tavern

There is a tonne of events to check out this Chrissy season, from classic twilight carols to a Christmas Jazz Lounge with no shortage…

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Where To Enjoy Sunset Sips And Free Live Music Across Summer On The Gold Coast

Grab your mates and head down for live performances every Friday with some of the industry’s finest musicians at The Star’s…

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Countdown To Midnight At These 9 NYE Events On The Gold Coast

Grab your favourite people and celebrate in style at this year's next-level events at The Star Gold Coast’s stellar venues,…

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Miss Mee

Nobby Beach, QLD

​Prepare to be blown away, because your favourite crew from Justin Lane have…

Travel

The Surf House

Byron Bay, NSW

The Surf House is Byron Bay’s brand new boutique hostel, complete with the…

Restaurants

Koi

Broadbeach, QLD

Commanding the corner of Surf Parade and Albert Ave, Koi has always been the go-to…

Food & Drink

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

La Luna is Australia’s first luxury beach club and restaurant and if that wasn’t cool enough already, it’s built on…

Food & Drink

Local Burleigh Is The Slick New Pub Changing The Burleigh Restaurant Scene

Every now and then, a new dining spot pops up that you just know is going to be a keeper. The latest newcomer on the Burleigh…

Food & Drink

Robina Pavilion

Robina, QLD

Robina Pavilion (hidden behind the old school drive thru bottlo’) is worth…

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The Bucha Shed

Byron Bay, NSW

The Bucha of Byron, makers of premium kombucha in Byron Bay, have recently launched…

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Moxy’s Rooftop Bar

Coolangatta, QLD

Moxy’s Rooftop Bar is the Gold Coast’s latest addition to the rooftop…

Bars & Pubs

Surfers Paradise’s Multi-Million Dollar Waterfront Pavilion Now Has A Marina

Located just a stone’s throw from the bustling heart of Surfers on Ferny Avenue, Surfers Pavilion impeccably blends the…

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Get Cosy At 18 Of The Best Wine Bars On The Gold Coast

Calling on all seasoned wine drinkers! You know who you are, you gotta wind down on Wednesday, you love a thirsty Thursday, Fri-yay’s…

Food & Drink

Wrap Your Chompers Around The Best Burgers On The Gold Coast

Small, XXL, super-sized, stuffed, in brioche, with bacon and extra brie…on the Gold Coast we like burgers any which way. 

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Nightcap

Nobby Beach, QLD

Nightcap is brought to you by the familiar faces behind Bine Craft Beer Bar, Hideaway…

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Loki

Nobby Beach, QLD

The team from Burleigh’s Justin Lane have swept into Nobby Beach with…

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Red Earth Brewery

Cudgen, NSW

Located five minutes’ drive west of Kingscliff and based on a working avocado…

Food & Drink

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…

Food & Drink

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

Adorning the first floor of the jaw-dropping 76-storey Ocean by Meriton in Surfers Paradise, COAST Beach Bar & Kitchen houses…

Bars & Pubs

The Gold Coast’s Best Craft Breweries Worth Frothing Over

Whether you’re a seasoned beer swiller or just love a reason to get out and socialise; we’ve rounded up the best breweries on…

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Light Years Asian Bar And Diner

Burleigh Heads, QLD

Already loved in Noosa and Byron Bay, Light Years Burleigh Heads is a…

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The Miami

Miami, QLD

Taking full advantage of its valuable coastal location and sweeping views that…

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Fig + Frankie’s

Broadbeach, QLD

Fig + Frankie’s has stylishly converted a forgotten Broadbeach alleyway…

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

Classic, simple, unpretentious. Check out our round up of ten awesome old-school pubs on and around the Gold Coast.

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4 Pines x Boardriders Coolangatta

Coolangatta, QLD

Originating on the sunny shores of Manly in Sydney’s Northern Beaches, 4 Pines…

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Double Barrel Kitchen And Bar

Benowa, QLD

This striking, sun-drenched venue—with its Tasmanian Oak and pressed metal bar,…

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Nobby’s Rock

Nobby Beach, QLD

Luring you in with $12 espresso martinis all day, everyday is Nobby Beach’s…

Food & Drink

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

One of the most hotly anticipated venue launches of 2022, Isoletto has finally swung open its doors and we can’t get enough…

Bars & Pubs

Venture Behind The Hidden Door At This Stunning Revamped Burleigh Speakeasy

La Bella Cellar on Deodar Drive in Burleigh Heads recently got a stunning makeover and it’s been the talk of the town ever since.

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Pink Monkey Bar And Grill

Burleigh Heads, QLD

We’ve all watched on with intrigue as a massive two-story, open-air restaurant…

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Miss Moneypenny’s

Broadbeach, QLD

Located in Broadbeach, Miss Moneypenny’s coastal colour palette is dreamy and…

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The Bavarian

Robina, QLD

Shopping on the Coast never tasted so good, with The Bavarian bringing their…

Bars & Pubs

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

This famed Tex-Mex joint is rounding out the year with a new series of candy-inspired margaritas just for summer. 

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…

Bars & Pubs

The Gold Coast’s Best Booze Delivery Services To Stock Up Your Fridge

If your bar cart is running dry in these strange self-isolation times, the Gold Coast has plenty of options to top you up.   Whether…

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Fat Freddy’s Beach Bar And Diner

Broadbeach, QLD

Located under the five-star Avani Apartments in Broadbeach, Fat…

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Margarita Cartel

Burleigh Heads, QLD

The benefits of tequila are bountiful. While you might not hear health gurus gunning…

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Surfers Paradise Beer Garden

Surfers Paradise, QLD

Surfers Paradise Beer Garden has re-opened after a multi-million-dollar…

Food & Drink

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

Whether you’re looking for a classy dinner or just a casual catch-up with mates, we've got you covered here with our rundown of…

Bars & Pubs

Stock Up With These Gold Coast Breweries and Distilleries Open For Takeaway

The Gold Coast is buzzing with a flourishing brewery and distillery scene and lucky for us, many of them are doing takeaway drinks and booze…

Bars & Pubs

Rosella’s Is Ditching The Jaffles And Here’s What To Expect From Their New Menu

Rosella’s nostalgic menu has gained a cult-like following (after all, who wouldn’t want a Vegemite jaffle with their bevvie?)…

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Lupo

Mermaid Beach, QLD

From the outside looking in, dimly lit Lupo has the essence of an…

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Caracara Cantina And Tequila Bar

Tugun, QLD

Located on Tugun’s busy shopping nook, Caracara—named after the majestic…

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Crafty’s Sports Bar

Biggera Waters, QLD

More than just a place to satisfy your growling stomach between shopping sprees,…

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Sip On Signature Spiced Rum At Burleigh’s Newest Small-Batch Urban Distillery

Capricorn Distilling Co. is Burleigh’s newest small-batch urban distillery and this newcomer to the craft spirits scene is…

Bars & Pubs

Inside Nobby’s Grungy New Barbecue Joint And Rooftop Bar

Fat Pig BBQ is about all things barbeque, oozes grungy vibes and is honestly something we haven’t seen, well, ever.

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…

Bars & Pubs

Inside Burleigh’s New Vietnamese-Inspired Speakeasy

NAÂMi is the latest newcomer to the Burleigh bar scene and lies unsuspectingly off James Street, but swathes of cocktail-loving…

Features

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

The Exhibitionist Bar, HOTA Gallery's new venue, is opening its doors this weekend.

Bars & Pubs

Broadbeach Is Getting A Swanky New Whiskey And Tapas Bar

One of the new upcoming additions to the Broadbeach scene is The Vault, a sultry whiskey and tapas place that is hell bent on bringing sexy…

Bars & Pubs

6 Of The Best Distilleries On And Around The Gold Coast

Whether you’re a spirit aficionado or a recent addition to the fan club, you’ll no doubt be stoked with all the distilleries on…

Food & Drink

From Bottomless Beers And Cocktails To Crispy Schnitzels, Get Around This Epic Feast With Your Crew

If you and your mates like to keep your plates full and drinks flowing, then we’ve found the ultimate feast perfect for your next…

Local Escapes

10 New Venues You Should Check Out On The Tweed Coast

Due to the ever-increasing population of coastal towns, new venues have sprung up left and right and we want to tell you all about…

Bars & Pubs

Escape To The Greek Islands At The Gold Coast’s Lush New Wine Bar

If you’ve been dreaming of escaping to the Greek islands but are obviously landlocked, we found a stunning new place for you where you…

Bars & Pubs

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

The Black Hops trio have spent the last 18 months working away on something supremely special and they’re finally ready to introduce…

What's On

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

From now until Monday 5 April, get yourself down to Robina Pavilion to experience a limited-edition menu like no…

Bars & Pubs

Heads Up, This Gold Coast Gin Distillery Is Opening A Stunning Bar This Weekend

WildFlower are known for their delicious botanical gin flavours (and more experimental flavours like their lamington one) and now…

Food & Drink

Pinkies Up, Here’s Where To Find The Best Cocktails On The Gold Coast

Attention lovers of coastal vibes and specialty cocktails: the search for Surfer’s perfect cocktail spot has officially come to an…

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…

Food & Drink

Let Loose At 14 Of The Hottest Bars In Surfers Paradise

Here for a good time or a long time? We're helping you out with the only guide you need for navigating the best bars in Surfers…

Bars & Pubs

Hold On To Your Pints, Surfers Paradise Just Scored Its First Brewery And Brewpub

Hold on to your pint glasses, because we’re bringing you some breaking hospitality news: Surfers Paradise’s first and only…

Bars & Pubs

Bask In The European Vibes Of Brunswick Heads’ Dreamy New Aperitivo Bar

You might not be able to doze in the European sun this year, but you can still soak up the magic at this relaxed eatery taking the Brunswick…

Features

Prepare Your Tastebuds, This Gold Coast Distillery Just Launched A Lamington-Inspired Vodka

Just when you thought you’d tasted it all—floral gin, milkshake beer, Golden Gaytime espresso martinis—the peeps…

Restaurants

Eat Your Fill Of The Bottomless Meat And Cheese Boards This German Spot Is Dishing Up

The Bavarian is dishing up a bottomless meat and cheese board for the first month of 2021.

Features

Prepare To Drool, Tarte Bakery And Granddad Jack’s Are Dropping A Boozy Collab

We’ve seen some pretty outrageous collaborations in 2020 (no we’re not talking about Crocs X Post Malone), but this latest…

Features

Start Practicing Your Moves, Indoor Dance Floors Are Allowed To Reopen Next Week

Yes, Queensland, it's been a while between dances—but as of noon on Monday 14 December, you'll be able to hit the floor…

Restaurants

Sink A Few Cold Ones At Miami’s New Massive Brewpub

Spending long days at the beach, relaxing in the sun, sinking a few coldies—summer is looking good. Chuck the Gold Coast’s…

Bars & Pubs

Get Clued Up, The Gold Coast Just Scored A Hidden Mezcal-Inspired Speakeasy

Veladora is the Gold Coast’s newest hidden gem (it’s so hidden, in fact, that even we won’t tell you where it is;…

Food & Drink

Celebrate The Beginning Of Summer With A Free Drink At These Venues

The legends over at Canadian Club know what a wild ride this year has been, so to celebrate our long-awaited summer, they want to shout…

Things To Do

We’ll Cheers To That, 8 Of Australia’s Most Iconic Pubs To Hit Up This Summer

From true blue taverns in the farthest-reaching corners of Australia to the tried and tested favourites of our major cities, we’ve…

What's On

Get Spooked At 6 Of This Year’s Best Gold Coast Halloween Parties

Regardless whether trick-or-treating, costumes, pumpkins, bonfires, horror films, cemeteries, ghosts and ghouls are your thing, try one…

Food & Drink

Cure Your Sunday Blues With The Best Sunday Sessions On The Gold Coast

If there’s one thing we’re passionate about at Urban List, it’s helping you make the most of your weekend and the best way…

Bars & Pubs

Prepare For A Sugar High, Cowch Is Launching A Dessert Menu Dedicated To Caramilk

Launching tomorrow, Tuesday 1 September, dessert and cocktail bar Cowch is launching an entire menu dedicated to Caramilk.

Things To Do

Grab A Designated Driver, Here Are 8 Stunning Wineries Within Driving Distance Of The Gold Coast

There’s something super intoxicating about visiting a local winery; all you need are some wheels, good mates, and one unlucky…

Food & Drink

Get Hyped, Nobby’s Just Scored A New Backyard Cafe And Bar Pop-Up

Scott Imlach and the notorious Imlach Group are at it again with another hospitality project that’ll no doubt get crowds hyped and…

Things To Do

Start Sipping, Here’s Where You Can Make Your Own Gin On The Coast

Gin, whether it’s served straight, with tonic over ice or mixed in a cocktail, is a perennial favourite of ours. Sure, we love to…

Travel

Book A Budget Stay At This Gorgeous New Boutique Hostel In Byron Bay

The Surf House is Byron Bay’s brand new boutique hostel, complete with the town’s first and only open air rooftop bar. No…

Restaurants

Hail Down A Tuk Tuk, An Epic Neon-Soaked Asian Eatery Has Just Hit The Gold Coast

​Prepare to be blown away, because your favourite crew from Justin Lane have just thrown open the doors to an incredible, neon-lit…

Things To Do

Pull Up A Stool And Make Your Own Gin At The Gold Coast’s Newest Distillery

Make, then sip, your very own bespoke gin thanks to the legends at the Gold Coast’s newest distillery, Wildflower Gin.

Food & Drink

Sink A Beer At The Gold Coast’s Massive New Brewhouse

The Gold Coast’s beer scene just went up a whole other level with the long-anticipated opening of the James Squire Brewhouse, The…

Local Escapes

8 Ways To Eat Local At Home And Support Queensland Businesses That Need Our Help

Whether it’s getting farm-fresh local produce delivered to your doorstep or ordering handcrafted gin online, here's how you can…

Food & Drink

Keep Your Coin, Jimmy Brings Is Doing Free Delivery And Slinging Boozy Deals All Weekend

Australia’s original on-demand drinks delivery service, Jimmy Brings, just announced they’re offering free delivery all…

Features

Hit The Road, Restrictions Have Just Eased And You Can Now Travel Anywhere In Queensland

In the most exciting news of the weekend, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has just announced that travel within Queensland will be allowed…

Restaurants

Book Now, These Gold Coast Restaurants Are Open For Dine-In Meals

Unless you've been living under a rock, you will have heard that some Gold Coast restaurants and cafes have re-opened for dine-in…

Local Escapes

Jump In The Car, Here’s How To Have The Ultimate Road Trip To Currumbin Valley

From walks and hikes to tasty eats and vintage shopping, here are all the best things to do on a day trip to Currumbin Valley.

Bars & Pubs

Listen Up, You Can Book Out This Entire Gold Coast Beachfront Bar For You And Your Friends

Fire up the group chat and get your girls on board, because this stunning Gold Coast beachfront bar is now letting you book the entire space…

Bars & Pubs

Stock Up On Ice, These Gold Coast Bars Are Serving Takeaway Cocktails

We’ve rounded up the best places to grab takeaway cocktails on the Gold Coast right now, but as always during these crazy…

Homewares

Jump Out Of Your Iso Rut With The Craft Parlour’s Adult Creative Kits

Jump out of your iso rut and into one of the coolest creations to come out of COVID-19 on the Gold Coast, with the launch of The Craft…

Food & Drink

Up Your Cocktail Game With These Epic Home-Delivered Gold Coast Cocktail Mixers

​If ever there was a time to perfect your cocktail skills at home, this is it. But thanks to the clever crew at the Gold Coast’s…

Features

Raise A Glass, You Can Now Add Booze To Your Takeaway Food Order

In the best news we've had all week, licensed Queensland cafes and restaurants can now serve takeaway wine, beer and pre-mixed…

Food & Drink

Add To Cart, Here’s 7 Mostly Delicious Things You Can Get Delivered On The Gold Coast

Here are seven mostly delicious things you probably didn’t know you can get delivered right to your door on the Gold Coast.

Food & Drink

Lock In Your Next Sunday Session At The New-Look Robina Pavilion

Robina Pavilion is worth hunting down next time you’re keen for a sunny Sunday brewski, a generous chicken parmy on a school…

What's On

Feel The Aussie Spirit At Gold Coast’s Best Australia Day Long Weekend Events

Dust off your thongs, gather up your mates and sink your teeth into a sausage sanga with this cracker lineup of things to do on the Gold…

Things To Do

Sip Cocktails In The Sunshine At QT’s Vibing Summer Pool Party

Upholding its crown as one of the coolest hotels in town, the QT Gold Coast has just revealed a stunning makeover of its iconic pool area,…

Food & Drink

Sink A Schooie With The Locals At Coolangatta’s Best Pubs

But as our booze-radars hone in on the newest and shiniest places to drink, we tend to forget about those rusted on establishments, pillars…

Food & Drink

Soak In The Salty Seabreezes At Moxy’s Rooftop Bar In Coolangatta

Moxy’s Rooftop Bar is the Gold Coast’s latest addition to the rooftop scene. Its owners have worked hard to create a space that…

Food & Drink

Rock Out Until The Wee Hours At Nightcap, Nobby Beach’s Grungy New Party Bar

Just opened, Nightcap is brought to you by the familiar faces behind Bine Craft Beer Bar, Hideaway Kitchen, Mr Hizola’s, Soho Place…

Food & Drink

Nurse That Christmas Hangover With 8 Spots Open On The Gold Coast This Boxing Day

This year Boxing Day falls on a Thursday. And there’s nothing we love more than a midweek weekend! But because of penalty rates coming…

Food & Drink

Swoon Over The Miami Tavern’s Stellar Multi-Million-Dollar Makeover

Taking full advantage of its valuable coastal location and sweeping views that stretch from Miami Hill to Greenmount, the new casual bistro…

Food & Drink

Channel Mediterranean Vibes At Justin Lane’s Vibrant New Rooftop Bar And Restaurant

Pronounced lock-ee, LOKI’s new Mediterranean theme opens the door to some of your fondest European summer memories, with inspiration…

Food & Drink

Slurp Vegan Ramen And Sip Whisky At Nobby Beach’s Hip New Japanese Joint

I Like Ramen is back all your favourites, plus some delicious new offerings on their 100% plant-based ramen menu together with a…

Food & Drink

Sink A Beer On A Local Farm At The Tweed Coast’s Exciting New Brewery

Sprouting in the rural landscape of Cudgen on the Tweed Coast (just down the road from popular Farm & Co.), Red Earth Brewing is the new…

Food & Drink

Dig Into Bao And Fish Curry At Light Years Asian Diner In Burleigh

Already loved in Noosa and Byron Bay, Light Years Burleigh Heads is a modern and distinctly upbeat Asian diner that’s sure…

Food & Drink

4 Pines Brewery Has Just Revealed Their New Bar And Let’s Cheers To That

Originating on the sunny shores of Manly in Sydney’s Northern Beaches, 4 Pines has just announced it is branching out with its first…