Activities & Itineraries
Lace Up And Hit The Best Bush Walks On And Around The Gold Coast

If you need a break from the beach and are up-to-date on shows from your last Netflix binge, then there’s really only one…

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Throw Down A Towel At The Best Beaches On The Gold Coast

You could be forgiven for thinking the Gold Coast is just one long stretch of sand, with nothing but the rugged good looks of lifeguards to…

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7 Magical Gold Coast Waterfalls You Can Actually Swim Under

Our impressive Gold Coast beaches get a pretty good wrap. But they often overshadow our gorgeous hinterland sprinkled with dazzling…

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Farm & Co.
Cudgen, NSW

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

Cafes
Pasture & Co.
Currumbin Valley, QLD

Part of the Ground Currumbin collective in the Currumbin Valley Ecovillage,…

Markets & Food Events
Hide & Seek Children’s Market
Elanora, QLD

Dedicated to all things babes and children, at Miami's monthly Hide & Seek…

What's On
Get Festive With The Best Christmas Events Happening On The Gold Coast

No matter how old we get or how busy our lives become, each year we still get just as excited for the onslaught of Christmas events that…

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Here’s Where To Find The Gold Coast’s Best Christmas Lights

It's that time of year again. Bust out the Mariah, slap on a (seasonally inappropriate) Christmas sweater, load up on eggnog and mince…

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Unleash Your Inner Kidult At This Huge LEGO® Brick Exhibition

It doesn’t get much more nostalgic than LEGO® bricks and luckily for us, Queensland Museum is transporting us back to our…

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10 Brisbane Events Definitely Worth The Trip This Month

Are your four walls looking more than a little boring? We hear you. It’s about time to load up the car and make tracks for a big…

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13 Of The Best Restaurants To Treat Dad At This Father’s Day

Do you want to finally become the favourite child? It’s time you ditched the same jocks and socks Father’s Day gift that…

Food & Drink
Where To Find The Best Pizza On The Gold Coast

No matter the season or the weather, every day is a potential pizza day in our opinion. Which is fortunate given the Coast is home to a…

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Throw On A Captain’s Hat When You Hire These Electric Picnic GoBoats

GoBoat Gold Coast is inviting you to be your own captain when you hire one of their awesome picnic boats.  Originally established in…

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

If you want to celebrate Spooky Season to its fullest, then don your best costume and hit the streets, because there’s plenty of…

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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…

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Step Up Your Picnic Game At This Avocado Orchard And Cactus Garden

Grab your basket, Tropical Fruit World in the Tweed Valley has opened its avocado orchid and cactus garden for picnics. And you…

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Pedal Your Way Through The Gold Coast’s Best Bike Rides

Tackle the months you've just spent hibernating with some good, old-fashioned fun in the great outdoors.  Whether…

Local Escapes
Fill Up The Tank, Here’s 8 Of The Best Day Trips To Take From The Gold Coast

It’s easy to get settled in the nest of the Gold Coast. With great places to eat and drink, bountiful nature to get amongst, and a…

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…

Planet
Get Growing At 5 Of The Best Gold Coast Community Gardens You Can Join

Indoor plants are all the rage right now, but have you tried growing your plants...outside? A crazy concept, we know. And frankly, we…

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Fill Up The Tank, Here’s 4 Road Trips To Take Within 50km Of The Gold Coast

One of the best activities we can do at the moment, aside from going on essential walks and grocery shopping trips, is get in the car and…

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Here’s How To Celebrate Orthodox Easter Like A Greek At Home This Weekend

Put simply, Easter in Greece is kind of a big deal. While Orthodox Easter is celebrated in many different ways around the globe, Greek…

News
Adopt A Cute Little Bilby And Help This Local Wildlife Sanctuary

We’re massive advocates for adopting a new friend from local animal shelters and zoos, we even added a handful of koalas to our Urban…

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Take Note, Here’s Everything You Can And Can’t Do Over The Easter Long Weekend

With an extra long weekend coming up, but COVID-19 hanging over us all, you're probably wondering what you can and can't do. Can I…

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Throw Down A Rug At 6 Of The Best Picnic Spots On The Gold Coast

From the calming coastline to the lush hinterland, we really do have the best of everything on the Gold Coast. And now, more than ever, we…

Food & Drink
Order Mini Martini Cocktail Platters At This New Nobby Beach Eatery

Nobby Beach is having a serious moment right now, cementing itself as the place to be and be seen this summer. With four new venues opening…

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Hit The Road With 5 Magical Scenic Drives To Take From The Gold Coast

If there’s anything more soothing than a slow country drive with endless mountain vista and flower scented air, then we want…

Things To Do With Kids
Fun Things To Do With Your Kids On The Gold Coast These School Holidays

It’s a time the little ones in our lives celebrate, five to six whole weeks of endless fun and no school. But for the parentals it can…

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Hit The Road And Explore The Very Best Of The Tweed Coast

Tweed, glorious Tweed! From the mountains to the river mouths, the sand dunes to the red earth hills, this little slice of paradise really…

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Help Make History At The Coast’s Sand Angel-Making World Record Attempt

If you’ve ever daydreamed about adding a world record attempt to your list of life achievements, this is your chance.  Embracing…

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Your Guide To The Ultimate Summer Of Adventure On The Gold Coast

We’re always giving you guys some pretty great tips on the best feeds on the Gold Coast, but we also like to balance that out by…

Food & Drink
Devour Booze-Spiked Doughnuts At Mermaid Beach’s New Dessert Bar

If there are two things that’ll make us get out of bed on any given morning, it’s coffee and doughnuts. From simple cinnamon…

Local Escapes
Look Inside Cabarita’s New Beachside Retreat—The Hideaway Glamping

Let’s be honest, camping is not for everyone. Roughing it takes a certain type of person, and you either love it or you hate it. There…

Local Escapes
Explore The Gold Coast Hinterland With The Best Accommodation In Mount Tamborine And Beyond

Let’s put aside our famous sun, surf and sand for a minute and focus on our world-class Gold Coast Hinterland. When was the last time…

News
Drop Everything, A Mega Reggae Festival Featuring Shaggy And Sean Paul Was Just Announced

If music fans weren’t already frothing that several new music festivals are descending on our sunny shores, we think this announcement…

What's On
Mark Your Diary, Gold Coast’s Inaugural Whale Festival Is Approaching

While we pile on the layers in autumn and winter, others are flocking to the warmer Queensland waters in droves. Every May to November,…

Activities & Itineraries
Smash A Hole In One At The Coast’s Best Mini Golf Courses

Ah, mini-golf. The gift that keeps on giving. Although it has teetered on the edge of irrelevance for decades, it refuses to abandon us.…

News
Where To Watch Donald Glover’s Guava Island This Weekend

April is music month at Urban List and we’ve got all of your music know-how covered. Every week we’ll be showcasing…

Food & Drink
We Know Where You Can Get Bottomless Rosé Every Single Sunday

Just because summer is over, it doesn’t mean you need to head indoors and start hibernating. In case you’ve forgotten,…

Local Escapes
8 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Camping Spots For Camping Rookies

When you have a backyard as stunning as we do, it would be a crime not to take advantage of its wonder and natural beauty.  But, if…

Food & Drink
Inside Look | Why The King Crab Co. Is Your New Summer Hangout

There’s no better combo on the Coast than water views and seafood. And fortunately for us, The King Crab Co. which officially…

Add To Cart
These 8 Avocado-Themed Buys Are Ripe For Gifting

It's not the latest sneakers or neon tee we want stuffed in our Christmas stocking this year, we’re all still totally hung up on…

The Binge
Where To Play The Most Addictive Games From Your Childhood

It’s interesting watching parents lose their collective sh*t over Fortnite, as if gaming addiction was somehow a new phenomenon.…

Travel
The 8 Best Places To Go Whale Watching Around The World

If there’s one way to fill your precious and worldly time up, it’s by sighting animals in the wild. That’s right, nothing…

Things To Do
BREAKING: Cadbury’s Giving Out Free Blocks Of Dairy Milk On The Gold Coast!

Whether it’s building a model village to improve factory workers’ living conditions, or designing the milkiest chocolate bar on…

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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…

Style & Design
Australia’s Most Beautiful Art Galleries

More than just a fallback for rainy days, Australia's art galleries are a majestic lot as gorgeous as the art inside ‘em.…

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We’re Not Kitten, The Gold Coast Cat Carnival Is Happening!

Cat-lovers rejoice! After the runaway success of last year’s Cat Carnival the feline festival is headed back to the Gold Coast for…

Local Escapes
We’ve Just Scored An Epic New Glamping Ground With Its Own Bar

This guys, is what we like to call a glamping game-changer in Queensland. We’re thrilled to announce that an uber-luxe glamping ground…

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All The Best Gold Coast Markets To Hit This June

Just admit it—shopping is way more fun when it involves street food, live music and bargains from local producers, designers and…

Things To Do
The Best Theme Parks To Visit On The Gold Coast

Us locals might forget about them from time to time, but the plethora of theme parks we have here on the Gold Coast make it home to the…

Cafes
Where To Find The Best Kid-Friendly Cafes On The Gold Coast

Your parents are out of town and the babysitter is sick—GASP! You need to do a coffee date with your toddler (also known as your…

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12 Egg-cellent Things To Do This Easter Long Weekend

This Easter long weekend is absolutely choc-o-block with events you’ll wanna sink your teeth into. Whether you plan on squeezing all…

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Pick Of The Precinct | Currumbin

It’s no secret the Southern Gold Coast is thriving. But between the mayhem that is the Gold Coast Highway on a weekend, there are…

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Pick Of The Precinct | Nobby Beach

Ahh, Nobby Beach. The delicious filling to our Miami-Mermaid sandwich with a name that makes you feel a little bit uncomfortable if…

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Pick Of The Precinct | Palm Beach

Rejoice, citizens of the Gold Coast! No longer is Palm Beach offering its only sightseeing and entertainment spectacle, Centrelink.…

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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…

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8 New Activities To Check Out These School Holidays

Kids and big kids alike, get excited ‘cause the September school holidays have arrived. There's so much to do and something for…

Shopping
11 Of The Coast’s Best Homegrown Retailers For Babes & Kids

Move over corporate nine to five grind. The Mumpreneur movement is a real thing and has spawned a wicked army of talented local creatives…