Style & Design
Everything You Need To Know About Samsung’s Insanely Cool Flip And Fold Phones

The flip phone is iconic. Zoolander. Paris Hilton. Keanu Reeves. We were obsessed.  Thrillingly, this style is making a big comeback…

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

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

Style & Design
6 Of The Most Beautiful Gold Coast Pottery Workshops

Pottery is one of those crafts that has come full circle. It teaches you valuable life skills—perseverance, patience and…

Art & Design
The Hinterland Studio
Clunes, NSW

Nestled on a peaceful acreage property amongst the greenery of Byron Bay, The…

Activities & Itineraries
Paint Juicy
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Who doesn’t love a good paint and sip session? It’s hard to go wrong when…

Shopping
GreenFolk Botany Shop
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Is there such a thing as too many plants? Obviously not.…

Style & Design
Step Into The Future With These 7 Must-Have Tech Style Essentials

From growing burgers in labs to paying for our groceries with cryptocurrency, technology continues to push its way into new realms of our…

What's On
Indulge In A Taste Of Summer At This Aperol Spritz Beach Club

Summer’s so close we can almost taste it: warm weather, linen outfits (goodbye oversized hoodies!), and spritz-filled evenings are all…

What's On
Get Pumped For This Month’s Epic SWELL Festival

You might have heard the news already, but the epic SWELL Sculpture Festival is going ahead this year from 10 – 19 September on…

Style & Design
Parker & Persia
Currumbin, QLD

If being confirmed at home this year suddenly sparked a newfound desire to spruce up…

Style & Design
Arche Company
Coolangatta, QLD

Adjoining the iconic Cafe DBar, dramatically perched atop Point Danger, is where…

Style & Design
Homebodii
Broadbeach, QLD

A homegrown success story, Homebodii is one of Australia’s favourite bridal and…

Art & Design
A Massive Multi-Sensory Van Gogh Exhibition Is Coming To Queensland Later This Year

We’re guessing you’ve seen snippets of Van Gogh Alive on your Insta feed. An immersive exhibition where Gogh’s seminal…

Shopping
12 Of The Best Online Stores For Clothes To Shop At In 2021

Don’t get us wrong, we love to get out and about for a cheeky shop, but sometimes you just want to lounge in your PJs and mull over…

Shopping
Embrace The Winter Chill With These 10 Buys To Help You Hibernate In Comfort

As the winter chill settles across the country, there’s never been a better excuse to cancel plans and spend some quality time at…

Style & Design
St Barts
Burleigh Heads, QLD

St Barts—a brand that’s synonymous with flawless interior style and…

Style & Design
The Craft Parlour
Miami, QLD

Ever wandered around The Village Markets on a sunny Sunday and pondered where all…

Style & Design
Emte
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Nestled in our favourite fashion hub of James Street, lies Emte, a boutique that will…

Sustainability
Make A Difference And Support These 6 Businesses Doing Better By Our Planet

The winners of The Circle Awards AUS & NZ 2021 have officially been announced, and our carts (and hearts) are full of sustainable swaps…

Style & Design
Update Your Wardrobe With Our 7 Favourite Buys For This Season

A new season serves as the perfect excuse to update your wardrobe with some key pieces to elevate your style both at home and out on…

Style & Design
Make Your Next Splurge A Sustainable One With This Beginner’s Guide To Eco-Conscious Shopping

Your tote bag gets a regular workout at the supermarket, you opt for public transport in lieu of driving to work, and you carry your…

Style & Design
Heartfill Store
Miami , QLD

Heartfill is the passion project of local teacher-turned-sustainable living queen…

Style & Design
The Sweet Fine Artist Studio
Mermaid Beach, QLD

The Sweet Fine Artist Studio has opened up shop in the ever-growing creative hub of…

Style & Design
Substance
Robina Quays , QLD

Say hello to Substance, an achingly cool boutique stocked with lust-worthy…

Style & Design
How To Get Your Hands On The Digital Passport Giving Huge Retail Discounts

If COVID-19 has got us embracing anything, it’s more interstate travel. So, luckily for us, it’s just gotten a whole lot better…

Things To Do
How To Embark On An Overseas Adventure Without Leaving The Country

International travel remains the tantalising enigma all of us want, but none of us can have (except to visit our beautiful New Zealand…

Style & Design
Norton & Norton
Currumbin , QLD

The Coast is positively packed with talented creatives and Norton & Norton is one…

Style & Design
Dust Temple
Currumbin, QLD

Tucked away in an industrial corner of Currumbin this beautiful old warehouse aims to…

Style & Design
About A Girl
Nobby Beach, QLD

Located in the heart of this surf-frenzied suburb and its restaurants and…

What's On
A Multi-Sensory Immersive Experience Is Happening In Burleigh This Weekend

A multi-sensory, immersive experience of art and music. Intrigued? So are we. This is Art is kicking off their latest collaborative event,…

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.…

Style & Design
Grace Loves Lace
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Calling on all modern, free-spirited brides—this adorable store is for you.…

Style & Design
Moelleux
Coolangatta , QLD

Step inside this moody, monochromatic store and you’ll be sure to find…

Style & Design
Alfred’s Apartment
Mermaid Beach, QLD

If Alfred’s Apartment were an actual person, they’d be a jack of all…

Planet
Lighten Up Your Fashion Footprint, These Are Australia’s Best Fashion Rental Sites

For a generation that lives for trends, limited edition, and instant gratification, it should come as no surprise that we millennials are…

News
A First Look At The Brand New HOTA Gallery

If you’ve been driving around Surfers or just along the Gold Coast Highway over the past few weeks, you probably noticed the plethora…

What's On
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…

Style & Design
Halo & Horns Company
Coolangatta, QLD

Ladies, brace yourself for an ovary explosion the second you step foot inside Halo…

Shopping
Little Loves Studio
Tugun, QLD

An adorable addition to the Cornerstone Stores precinct is Little Loves Studio.…

Things To Do
Farm & Co.
Cudgen, NSW

You know those sunflower field photos that are blowing up all over Insta? Yep, those…

Style & Design
7 Of The Gold Coast’s Coolest Boutiques

While the Gold Coast may have the persistent reputation as a big beach town, the local fashion scene is close on the heels of our Southern…

Things To Do
Here’s How To Score $500 To Go Towards Some Well-Deserved Fresh Lewks

Alexa, play But First, Let Me Take A Selfie by the Chainsmokers. For real though... what if we told you that you could score a $500 voucher…

Shopping
Kind Curations
Tugun, QLD

If you’re the kind of person who won’t add anything to a space without…

Restaurants
The Kitchens
Robina, QLD

An evolution on the typical shopping centre food court experience, The…

Shopping
Prae Store
Tugun, QLD

Fitness mavens, if you’re lurking around the southern end and NEED a new…

Local Escapes
Take A Trip Back In Time At Palm Beach’s New Sustainable Retro Motel

The GC just scored its first sustainable, boutique luxury motel and she’s a stunner. The Mysa Motel (pronounced Mee-sa), has just…

Career & Money
Cue The Inspiration, Mitch Revs On Art, Surfing And How He Spends His Hard-Earned Coin

The cool, coastal artworks by Mitch Revs are, in one word, gorgeous. Best known for his kaleidoscopic, cartoon-style of surfers doing…

Entertainment
Kick It Old School With These 5 Hip Hop Artists Carving Their Own Path To Success

When it comes to new music and rising rap artists, we’re always on high alert. It’s true, our love for hip hop runs deep.…

Markets & Food Events
Gold Coast Organic Farmers Market
Mermaid Waters, QLD

If you prefer your fruit n veg without copious amounts of sprays and toxins, then you…

Markets & Food Events
Currumbin Community Markets
Currumbin Waters, QLD

Strategically located at the entrance to Currumbin’s fertile…

Fashion
Nikkou
Casuarina, NSW

Indulge in some retail therapy at The Commons Casuarina boutique, Nikkou. The…

What's On
Sip On Love Potions At This Pop-Up Exhibition Dedicated To Love And Heartbreak

Breaking up is hard to do, but giving away your ex’s stuff to a pop-up exhibition is not. Enter QT’s Heartbreak Hotel: Museum…

Career & Money
Step Into The Styled-Up World Of Violet Atkinson As We Chat Fashion And Payday Treats

With her achingly-cool style, bold-hued Instagram and impressive catalogue of designer clients—there are no surprises why Violet…

Career & Money
From Budget Savvy To Best Life, Check Out How Sophia Athas Spends Her Hard-Earned Dollars

In case you haven’t already stumbled across her Instagram—a gold mine of inspiration peppered with embellished denim, thrifted…

Cafes
Simple Coffee House
Southport, QLD

If you’re on the hunt for one of the best cafes in Southport and capital city…

Food & Drink
Quince Fromagarie
Currumbin, QLD

It’s true, cheese lovers, the southern Gold Coast has just gained its very own…

Shopping
Cornerstone Stores
Tugun, QLD

Cornerstone Stores is a labour of love for a family of long-time locals, who’ve…

Food & Drink
Who’s Making The Gold Coast’s Best Cakes?

There are so many reasons to enjoy a cake these days. No longer do you need to wait a whole year for your birthday to roll around, or be…

Style & Design
Swap Your Shop, Here’s How You Can Back Small Business In 2021

Let’s not beat around the proverbial bush—‘Rona has cut local commerce-off at the knees over the last…

Hair & Beauty
Clean Beauty Market
Nobby Beach, QLD

Beauty gurus, raise your contouring brushes, this cruelty-free, non-toxic beauty bar…

Shopping
The Borrowed Nursery
Mermaid Beach, QLD

Going to the local nursery may just become your next weekend ritual. Why, we hear you…

Homewares & Interiors
Brush & Barrel
Surfers Paradise, 4217

Stumped on what to do for your next catchup with pals, or have an upcoming…

Style & Design
Where To Find 8 Of The Coast’s Coolest Art Galleries

You’d be forgiven for thinking the Gold Coast is only good for beautiful beaches and you might have been right in your perceptions a…

Career & Money
Gold Coast’s Best Workshops To Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

The Gold Coast is spilling with creative workshops and crafty sessions designed to unlock a brighter, happier and more inspired you. Sketch…

Style & Design
How To Level Up Your Home Office Game To Enjoy Quality Moments, According To An Interior Stylist

If there’s anything 2020 has taught us, it’s that loungewear reigns supreme and your working from home set up is more important…

Food & Drink
Palm Beach Currumbin Farmers Market
Palm Beach, QLD

A weekly must-do on any Palm Beach or Currumbin dwellers’ weekend social…

Shopping
Gather Store
Currumbin, QLD

Gather Store is the eclectic boutique that dreams are made of, and the friendly…

Shopping
The Beach Furniture
Bundall, QLD

A family owned and operated furniture and accessories store, with a team of designers…

Style & Design
Work Up A Salty Sweat In The Newest Sustainable Swimwear Collab Made For The Surf

While we regularly follow H&M for its sell-out designer collaborations (think P.E Nation, Alexander Wang and Kenzo), their latest…

Shopping
Thank Us Later, Here’s 3 Easy Shopping Hacks That Will Save Your Wallet This Season

In case you missed it, December is almost here people. We know, where did 2020 even go? On the upside, along with the festive season…

Style & Design
Cue The Festive Feels, Here’s Exactly What To Gift The Special People In Your Life This Christmas

The days are heating up, fairy lights are getting strung up everywhere and candy canes are on grocery store shelves. Christmas is right…

Shopping
White Bohemian
Palm Beach, QLD

If you obsess over those boho chic outfits you see on Freepeople’s Instagram,…

Shopping
Lovechild Place
Mermaid Beach, QLD

The sassiest new addition to Mermaid Beach’s highway strip has got to…

Markets & Food Events
Miami Marketta
Miami, QLD

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

Style & Design
Avoid The Christmas Chaos, Here’s Where To Get Every Gift For Everyone This Season

While we love everything about Christmas, nailing everyone’s Christmas gifts can be an arduous task. Although, it doesn’t have…

Shopping
Navigate New Parent Life In The City With The Super Cruisy New Bugaboo Bee 6

It’s no secret that we’ve all spent so much of our time cooped up at home and indoors this year. So when it finally comes to…

Style & Design
Level Up Your Summer Threads With GenFEST ‘20, General Pants Co.‘s Biggest Offer In History

After what felt like the longest winter ever, sunny days are finally here and our arms couldn’t be wider to welcome them. But while…

Cafes
Iron & Resin Garage
Currumbin, QLD

Life on two wheels goes together like beards and anchor tattoos. Heck, here at The…

Shopping
The Village Markets
Burleigh Heads, QLD

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

Shopping
Trader Trove
Miami , QLD

The first thing you will think upon entering this space is “when can I move…

Style & Design
Get Ready For Pure Instagram Gold, Here’s How To Shoot Like A Pro Photographer On Your Phone

Let’s be real, while we’re forever chasing that perfect photo, we’re not about lugging a heavy SLR camera around with us…

Food & Drink
From Seltzer To SPF, Here Are 7 Homegrown Summer Essentials You Need This Season

We’ve all been cooped up inside over the cooler months (no shade, we absolutely loved the excuse to hibernate and binge Tiger King),…

News
Escape Reality With Workations, Ephemeral Hotels, Vampire Culture And Eccentric Utopian Style

Welcome to Culture Curve—your go-to guide to what’s on the rise and slide in culture in November 2020. As we edge towards the…

Cafes
KoKo Coffee Roasters
Mermaid Beach, QLD

A little off the beaten track, you might think that you’ve taken a wrong turn.…

Shopping
Kira & Kira
Miami, QLD

Simone and Grayson Kira are a talented duo who are driven by a desire for thoughtful,…

Shopping
Bikini & Me
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Every beach city needs a few epic bikini boutiques so we don’t all end up in…

Style & Design
Cue The Warm And Fuzzies, 5 Brands That Spread Needed Cheer In 2020

It's been one hell of a year... but if one thing is for sure, it's that there’s never been a better time to look out…

Style & Design
Help Save The Planet With Fresh Kicks And Threads From Timberland

From keep cups to hemp clothing and clean beauty products, we’re all about choosing earth-friendly options here at Urban List. …

Cafes
Cafe DBar
Coolangatta, QLD

Our go-to when cruising around down south is super chill Cafe DBar, on the…

Shopping
Maison & Maison
Burleigh Heads, QLD

A 'The Village Markets' success story and now with a new beautiful…