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Discover How Melbourne’s Most Iconic Doughnuts Are Tackling Adversity During Lockdown

At Urban List, we believe small businesses are the lifeblood of our cities and our communities, and with 2020 throwing every curveball in…

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A Mammoth Gin Festival Is Popping Up This Spring

Big news gin lovers, a huge festival featuring our favourite clear beverage is coming to Southeast Queensland and we’re…

Food & Drink
A Pop-Up Bar And Restaurant Has Landed On Burleigh Beach

If there’s one thing we’re missing on the Gold Coast, it’s a venue that allows us to sink our toes in the sand, cold…

Food & Drink
Notorious E.A.T.

Created by Chef Jemma Wickham and with the recent addition of Chef Dan Fox Notorious…

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BBQ Bazaar Night Market
Burleigh Heads, QLD

The long wait is over, folks. A vacant warehouse in the middle of a Burleigh…

Markets & Food Events
Miami Marketta
Miami, QLD

It’s a Friday or Saturday night and you’ve got no desire to cook dinner.…

Food & Drink
Load Up On All The Tipple At This Mobile Cocktail Station

Move over food trucks, mobile cocktail trucks are our newest addiction. Created by award-winning bar operator Perry Scott, formerly of the…

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All The Best Gold Coast Markets To Hit This February

If you really want to get to the crux of a place, you’ve got to skip the big chains for a jaunt at the local market. Lucky for you…

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All The Best Gold Coast Markets To Visit This September

If it’s not already super obvious, which we highly doubt, we at The Urban List HQ are massive, MASSIVE fans of a good market.…

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The Village Markets
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Handcrafted wooden skateboards, floppy felt hats, babes on push bikes—who needs…

Food Trucks
Zicatela Woodfired Mexican

Named in honour of the epic Mexican surf break Zicatela, it’s little wonder our…

Food & Drink
PSA: One Of Our Fave Foodie Joints Can Now Cater Your Next Party

We love a good party here at The Urban List! But the idea of toiling away in the kitchen for hours prepping a feast—that is as…

Food & Drink
Your Next Party Sorted | The Best Caterers On The Gold Coast

We love a good party here at The Urban List! But we don’t love idea of toiling away in the kitchen for hours preparing a…

Markets & Food Events
OMG: A Bacon Festival Is Coming And Nothing Else Matters

How a festival dedicated to probably the world’s most iconic food hasn’t popped up before really does leave us stumped. Name a…

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All The Best Markets On The Gold Coast To Visit This July

Ok, so we know that the days are getting seriously chilly, the sun doesn’t rise until 6:30am—how rude—which makes dragging…

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14 Rad Things To Do On The Gold Coast This June

Sure, we may complain about the frosty mornings, slight breezes and icey surf. But really, we don’t have winter too bad in these parts…

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Gold Coast’s Weekend Market Bucket List

Shopping local is an emerging trend us Gold Coaster’s have taken on-board vehemently and vigorously and you will find a good majority…

Food & Drink
Dessert Tacos Are Real & Just In Time For Summer!

Because our love for Mexican food and dessert is matched equally in its importance in our lives (really, we couldn't…

Food & Drink
Shut The Front Door! A Permanent BBQ-Themed Night Market Is Coming To Burleigh

Picture this: a vacant warehouse in the middle of a Burleigh Heads industrial estate is soon to turn into a bustling foodie marketplace,…

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16 Hot Gold Coast Events To Warm You Up This June

So, we’re half way through the year and only just filling in the roof dint from NYE’s champas celebrations. Really, where does…

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5 Fun Events To Check Out This Weekend

We’re not letting a little (okay, maybe a lot) of dampness rain on our parade. So, grab your brollie, those cute gumboots you never get…

Shopping
A Sweet New Market Is Popping Up This Weekend

Once upon a time there was a mere handful of markets on the Gold Coast. Well, not anymore! We’re embracing market culture with wide open…

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13 Cool Events Popping Up On The Coast This May

With May tapping at our door, we’re stoked to see so many epic things on the cards. From food safaris and art openings to feasting…

Travel
11 Egg-cellent Things To Do This Easter Long Weekend

Whether you’re on the hunt for celebrations or are just nuts about eating three chocolate meals in one day, the Gold Coast has…

Food & Drink
The Gold Coast Is Getting A Beer And Cider Festival!

We’ve got some beery good news for hops lovers of the Gold Coast. And that should cover just about all of you (we pity those who never…

Travel
13 Awesome Things To Do On The Coast This April

We’re throwing open our arms to April and the stack of festivals it’s bringing our way. From a mammoth arts and cultural festival and a…

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7 Events We’re Rating At This Year’s Bleach* Festival

If we didn’t already have enough things to do on the Gold Coast this month, the mammoth Bleach* arts and culture festival is taking the…

Food & Drink
The Wiener Haus Diner Is Officially Here!

Hot diggity damn, the wait is over! One the Gold Coast’s OG food trucks, serving up soul-satisfying Kranski dogs that’ve put a spring…

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8 Rad Not-To-Be-Missed Events At The Quiky Pro

Summer is awesome, but March is seriously epic. And a lot of that epicness comes down to one of our fave events of the year—the Quiksilver…

Food & Drink
We've Got The Scoop! This Is Where The Wiener Haus Diner Is Opening!

We love wieners just as much as the next person, so it’s taken all of our energy to keep hush hush about the concept and location of The…

Travel
A Rad One-Day Surf Music Fest Is Dropping This March

It’s a tough gig hosting the world’s crème de le crème of surfers. And we get to do it all over again at our famed Snapper Rocks next…

Food & Drink
Gold Coast's Fave Food Truck Is Opening A Diner

The days of hunting down one of the Gold Coast’s raddest original food trucks, desperately praying you’ll both rendezvous at the same…

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13 Fun Things To Do On The Gold Coast This February

It’s true. It pains us to say the words, but there is just one month left of summer, Gold Coast. And while we’re not about to go into…

Food & Drink
5 Events Popping Up On The Coast This Weekend

There’s so much action happening on the Coast this weekend, and we wouldn’t have it any other way. No plans? That’s about to change…

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The Gold Coast Is Getting ANOTHER Huge Night Market!

Well, well, well… we didn’t see this one coming! There’s no denying the Gold Coast has a deep love affair with markets of the night…

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12 Awesome Things To Do On The Gold Coast This December

We’re edging closer to the end of the year, folks. But with so much happening in the next 31 days, we reckon it’s about time we all hit…

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5 Awesome Events Happening Around The Gold Coast This Week

Guys, it’s December next week, can you believe it? And you know what that means! Boozy Christmas soirees, last-minute pressie shopping,…

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14 Awesome Events Popping Up On The Gold Coast This November

Well, hello November. Fancy seeing you here! We were just getting it on with October and then you show up. Thankfully, you’re bringing a…

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50 Things To Do On The Gold Coast Before The Year Is Out

From caffeine-loading and hinterland-hopping to rooftop-drinking and market-feasting, our sunny surf city is chock-full of things to do.…

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12 Fun Things To Do On The Gold Coast This October

Is it seriously October already? WTAF. May as well just put a line through this month too, right? WRONG. There’s way too much goodness…

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6 Rad Events To Keep You Busy This Long Weekend

Happy Birthday Queen Elizabeth! Even though the old duck turned 90 back in April (seriously, who plans these things?), they want to give…

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5 Awesome Events Popping Up On The Gold Coast This Weekend

A shiny new artisan market, music fests, swimwear sales, outdoor art showcases by the seaside, and fitness classes with beer chases. Gold…

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9 Rad Events Popping Up On The Gold Coast This September

Guys, spring is here. WTAF? Not that we’re complaining ‘cause winter 2016 was pretty epic and the changing seasons mean our chapped,…

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It's Not Monday Yet | Best Sunday Sessions On The Gold Coast

Nothing quite defines our laid-back lifestyle in ‘Straya like a solid session of day-drinking in the sunshine, surrounded by mates, and…

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9 Awesome Things To Do On The Gold Coast In August

Excuse me? Did someone forget to invite winter this year? No complaints here though, that everyday-summer feeling can stick around as long…

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13 Awesome Things To Do On The Gold Coast In July

We know we go on about the weather a lot but, winter. It’s been a real doozy. Good news is, days are officially getting longer, peeps,…

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6 Awesome Events Popping Up This Weekend

It’s cool, guys. We’re already two weeks in to winter, which means we’re already two weeks closer to spring. We’ve got this! To…

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11 Epic Events Popping Up In June

Winter is here, folks! Seriously though, how did that happen?! Fortunately, we live in a magic slice of the world where winter is barely a…

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7 Of The Best Nachos On The Gold Coast

What goes hand in hand with a weekend session in the sunshine? A heaping plate of tasty-as-hell nachos, that’s what! Anyone can throw…

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5 Things To Make This Weekend Epic

Hasn’t autumn been turning it on these past few weeks? There is nowhere else in the world we’d rather be right now, ‘cause if…

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13 Awesome Things To Do On The Gold Coast In May

Temps have been dipping in recent weeks, which means sun worshipping on the beach is becoming a little less inviting. Fortunately for us,…

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5 Things To Make This May Day Long Weekend Epic

This never happens, like EVER (okay, expect perhaps at Christmas). Two long weekends in a row? We can hardly contain our excitement either!…

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Our Fave 7 Food Stalls At NightQuarter

So, have you been to NightQuarter yet? This is the question all of us should be asking ourselves, our families, and our friends.…

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7 Awesome Things To Do In March

Well, hellooooo autumn! March 1 marks the official departure of summer but it’s no reason to cry into your acai smoothie, ‘cause it also…

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We Check Out | NightQuarter Night Markets

Last weekend something very special happened at the northern end of the Gold Coast. Something that’s been a long time in the planning and…

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December Sorted | What's On Gold Coast

If you’re anything like us, the diary is already rammed with Christmas parties and associated festivities. But, just like you are going to…

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Gold Coast Food Trucks For The Win | Our Top 7

You know society has progressed when you can get restaurant-quality food from the back of a truck. Food that is a little tastier and better…

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NightQuarter Is Here!

It’s no secret how excited we are about NightQuarter. We, along with the rest of the northern end of the Gold Coast, are collectively…

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15 Ultimate Cheap Eats To Try On The Gold Coast

Ugh, that stomach-sinking depression-inducing feeling when you’ve got a grand total of $37 in your bank account, four days before pay…

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7 Miami Marketta Stalls You Must Hit

There’s something about Miami Marketta that conjures up the same child-like thrill as hearing the ice-cream truck bells ringing on your…