Style & Design
Dig Through The Racks At 9 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Op Shops

Trending styles are one thing. Finding one-off pieces that complement yours are another. With a plethora of threads, home goods, art and…

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…

Style & Design
Here’s How You Can Win One Of Five $4,000 R.M.Williams Shopping Experiences

Sometimes a solid piece of advice or a beloved shared memory can be the greatest gift of all, and this Father’s Day, iconic Aussie…

Art & Design
FINEPRINTCO Art Bar
Southport, QLD

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

Shopping
GreenFolk Botany Shop
Burleigh Heads, QLD

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

Style & Design
Arche Company
Coolangatta, QLD

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

Style & Design
Embrace The Flower Power At 9 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Florists

We all know the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. Some of us are more easily pleased—flowers, for example. Hint,…

Style & Design
Spoil Someone Special With The Gold Coast’s Best Flower Delivery Services

Who doesn’t like getting surprised with a bunch of blooms? They’re pretty, smell delightful, and make you feel oh-so-loved. You…

Travel
The Op Shop Revival Is Upon Us And Here’s How To Score A Secondhand Steal

There’s nothing quite like the jolt of joy that courses through your body when you come across the perfect one-off piece at Vinnies.…

Style & Design
Homebodii
Broadbeach, QLD

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

Style & Design
St Barts
Burleigh Heads, QLD

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

Style & Design
Emte
Burleigh Heads, QLD

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

Things To Do
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…

Sustainability
Inside The Fashion Psyche Of Hobart Designer Noah Johnson And His Cult Designs

Have you ever found yourself deep in a scrolling session, mesmerised by the epic efforts of someone who is not only killing it in their…

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
Heartfill Store
Miami , QLD

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

Style & Design
Dust Temple
Currumbin, QLD

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

Style & Design
Moelleux
Coolangatta , QLD

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

Style & Design
Lounge In Style With New Balance’s Inclusive And Gender-Neutral Range

As loungewear continues to be the foundation of modern style, it's not surprising that many of us look to sportswear brands for…

Career & Money
Artist Bianca Beers On Noughties Wardrobe Keepsakes And Unapologetic Style

They say fashion is a personal journey and that couldn’t ring more true for artist, designer and creator Bianca Beers.  We sat…

Things To Do
Creator And Digital Artist Tara Chandra On Standing Out Over Fitting In

“Eclectic, colourful and over-accessorised” is how Sydney creator and digital artist Tara Chandra describes her…

Style & Design
Alfred’s Apartment
Mermaid Beach, QLD

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

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.…

Style & Design
Treat Yourself To Life-Changing Sleep With Our Favourite Sustainable Bedding

When it comes to retail therapy, there’s no denying we love any excuse to treat ourselves. So naturally, when we found out about…

News
Refresh Your Athleisure Aesthetic With Canterbury’s Bold Limited Edition Capsule

Wave goodbye to yoga-style comfies; there's a more striking athleisure aesthetic in town. In case you missed it, bright and bold…

Shopping
12 Of The Best Online Stores For Clothes To Shop At In 2022

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…

Things To Do
Farm & Co.
Cudgen, NSW

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

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…

Things To Do
This Simple Hack Will Save You Serious Coin This Sale Season

It’s that time of year again—Christmas is right around the corner and with it comes countless crazy sales and deals to…

Style & Design
Lift Your Summer Wardrobe With These Fresh Summer Tees And Totes For Under $35

Urban List is turning 10 this year and we’re in the mood to celebrate. And what better way to celebrate than by dropping some…

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…

Shopping
Prae Store
Tugun, QLD

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

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…

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…

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…

Fashion
Nikkou
Casuarina, NSW

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

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…

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…

Shopping
Cornerstone Stores
Tugun, QLD

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

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…

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…

Homewares & Interiors
Brush & Barrel
Surfers Paradise, 4217

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

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…

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…

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…

Shopping
The Beach Furniture
Bundall, QLD

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

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…

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…

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…

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…

Markets & Food Events
Miami Marketta
Miami, QLD

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

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
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
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…

Shopping
Trader Trove
Miami , QLD

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

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,…

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…

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. …

Shopping
Bikini & Me
Burleigh Heads, QLD

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

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…

Fashion
Get Back Into Denim With Levi’s Dreamy New Earth-Friendly Cottonised Hemp Jeans

I know, I know—this has been the year we all fully embraced loungewear. Office outfits, be gone. Bodycon? That's a nope from…

News
Make Way For Bedroom Pop, AR Boutiques And A New Era Of Gaming

Welcome to Culture Curve—your go-to guide to what’s on the rise and slide in August 2020. If there's one thing that…

Things To Do
Akubras On, Here Are 5 Farms You Can Actually Visit On And Around The Gold Coast

With a huge selection of places to eat out on the Gold Coast, we can sometimes forget that cooking a wholesome meal for ourselves is a…

Style & Design
Shop ‘Til You Drop At Byron Bay’s Best Boutiques

Intrigued by the bohemian style of Byron Bay, we have uncovered some of the designers behind the brands that make up the Byron Bay…

Shopping
Level Up Your Plastic-Free July With These 5 Life-Changing Essentials

Plastic-free July is all about making simple swaps that’ll hopefully turn into lifelong habits. 2020 has definitely thrown us a…

Shopping
Attention Sneakerheads, Here’s How You Can Win Some Mega Rare Kicks Curated By Sneaker Royalty

Sneaker lovers rejoice, we’ve caught wind of a next-level competition going down from Thursday, July 2 and here’s exactly how…

Style & Design
Frost Yourself, This Jewellery Label Just Dropped A Huge Sale So You Can Step Out Of Iso Sparkling

Although we’ve enjoyed our time hibernating in the same tracksuit co-ord every day for the past few months, physically-distanced…

What's On
Get Your Shopping Fix When The Village Markets Fire Back Up This Weekend

Great news, market-hungry Gold Coasters! The Village Markets are re-opening in the flesh this weekend for the first time since the…

Sustainability
Ditch Excessive Plastic Packaging Thanks To These 5 Eco-Friendly Brands

I love the thrill that comes with an online purchase. But frustratingly, that soaring high can quickly be replaced with frustration come…

Style & Design
This Aussie Label Just Dropped A Maternity Activewear Range So Tell All Your Pregnant Pals

Finding the perfect pair of tights is hard. They can’t be see-through, there can’t be any awkward gap at your lower back, the…

Style & Design
Grab A New Pair Of Shades For A Steal With Bondi Brand Local Supply’s Annual Warehouse Sale

Now that we’re allowed outside again and sun-drenched picnics are back on the cards you might have found yourself in the market for…

Local Escapes
Dial Up The Wanderlust, Here’s Where 7 Gold Coast Creatives Are Heading After Lockdown

If you’re anything like us, you live for travel. So, trust us when we say we absolutely feel your pain at having to cancel those…

Sustainability
Validate Your Shopping Addiction With 7 Of Our Favourite Sustainable Gold Coast Businesses

If there’s one thing we love more than supporting local businesses, it’s supporting sustainable local businesses. There’s…

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

With the border restrictions loosening up slightly for Queenslanders, we’re all feeling more at ease about exploring our own…

Style & Design
Heads Up, Here’s How You Can Score This Hyped Personalised Water Bottle For A Steal

Did you know that nearly one million plastic water bottles are sold every minute around the world? In Australia alone, an estimated 370…

Style & Design
Make A Stylish Exit Out Of Isolation With This Killer SurfStitch Click Frenzy Sale

As a non-essential way of living slowly but surely emerges across the country, so does the need for pants without elastic waistbands and…

Health & Beauty
This Portable Blender Just Went On Sale So You Can Up Your Smoothie Game And Step Out Of Iso Glowing

With restrictions easing there’s finally a light at the end of the iso tunnel, so if you’re like us and you’ve been…

Style & Design
Ease Your Workout Anxiety Thanks To This Leak-Proof Activewear Label Changing The Game For Women

For many women, workout anxiety is a very real thing. Whether you have your period or you’re one of 37 per cent of Australian women…

Style & Design
Level Up Your Workout Wardrobe With First Base’s Fully-Sustainable, Made-To-Order Capsule

Sustainability is weighing heavy on the fashion industry right now and choosing where to spend your coin has never been more…

Local Escapes
5 Tiny Tweed Towns You’ll Want To Visit When The Border Re-Opens

We all need to escape the city sometimes (even just for the day) and bask in some small town hospitality to rejuvenate the soul.  But…

Style & Design
Make Mum’s Day In Iso With These Epic Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

Mother’s Day is looking a little different this year with our usual mimosa-filled brunches off the table. The big day is just two…