Sustainability

Style & Design
Spoil Someone Special At 7 Of The Sunshine Coast’s Best Florists

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

Sustainability
Here’s What The Circular Economy Is All About, According To 5 Sustainability Experts

If you’re someone who has a reusable coffee cup (and remembers to use it), has a compost at home and regularly engages in meat-free…

Sustainability
How Kester Black’s Anna Ross Created A Sustainable Beauty Empire

When it comes to the beauty industry, sustainable and eco-conscious aren’t often the first words that come to mind, which is why…

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…

Sustainability
Show Your Fave Zero-Waste Brand Some Love By Voting In The Circle Awards Now

Here at Urban List, we're passionate about putting our best foot forward, dedicated to being as conscious as possible when it comes to…

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…

Health & Beauty
5 Of The Sunshine Coast’s Most Sustainable Salons For Beautiful Hair

We all love a good pamper at the salon, it’s the ideal opportunity to sit back and relax and let the worries of the world wash over…

Food & Drink
7 Sunshine Coast Restaurants Who Are Doing Their Bit For The Environment

Eating fresh, local and sustainable produce is becoming more important for consumers, which is why restaurants are making sure their…

Travel
Plan A Green Getaway At These 5 Stunning Eco Retreats On The Sunshine Coast

Turn off your computer, step away from the washing and go do something good for the environment, like taking a sustainable holiday. …

Sustainability
Rest Easy At 6 Of The Best Eco Retreats In Queensland

Want to put your green thumb forward while enjoying your break? Too easy. It turns out Queensland is stacked with sustainable,…

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…

Cafes
Grab Your Reusable Cups, The Legends At Cafe Vie Just Released A Vegan Friendly Coffee Blend

Probably sitting at the top of the Sunshine Coast’s list of ‘People Who Never Sleep’ are the legends at Cafe Vie,…

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…

Health & Beauty
Indulge In A Little Self-Care At Noosa’s New Natural Skincare Emporium

If you’re due for a little self-care and indulgence, we’ve found just the thing. The Orangerie is the Sunshine Coast’s…

Sustainability
Tune In At Home To The Sunshine Coast’s 40th World Environment Day Festival

Clear your weekend, because this year’s World Environment Day Festival is going completely online, so you can tune in from home.…

Sustainability
Shop Smart At 5 Of Our Favourite Sustainable Sunshine Coast Businesses

Right now, we know more than ever about how our choices and the businesses we support can affect people and the planet.  When it comes…

Planet
Fill Your Pantry At 7 Of The Sunshine Coast’s Best Bulk Food Stores

If you like cooking, helping the environment or just generally despise big brand supermarkets, the bulk foods store is your number one…

Sustainability
Have A Positive Impact On The World With Us As We Take On Sustainability

Today is an exciting day, one that has been in the making for a long time. It’s the day we launch a project that has engaged the…

Planet
Wave Goodbye To Excessive Packaging With These 6 Eco-Friendly Brands

Ever got your favourite beauty products or fashion haul delivered to your doorstep overflowing with layers of wasteful packaging? Us too. In…

Bars & Pubs
Sink A Beer On A Local Farm At Australia’s Newest And Most Sustainable Brewery

Sprouting in the rural landscape of North Arm (in between Yandina and Eumundi), Terella Brewing is the new sustainable farm-style brewery…

Cafes
Hunt Down The Sunshine Coast’s Healthiest Cafes

After a weekend of tacos and margaritas (and hangovers), or a few too many nights in the grips of pillowy baos, this is the list you need to…

Food & Drink
Under The Radar | 3 Young Sunshine Coast Chefs To Watch

August is Food Month on Urban List. Join us as we delve deeper into this delicious world with interviews, competitions, emerging chefs, best…

Style & Design
Step Up Your Conscious Style Game At This New Ethical Concept Store

For everyone who’s been swaying towards adding some ethically-produced fashion and wares to their lives, but have no idea where to…

News
This Sunshine Coast Burger Is Made With Banana Skins And It’s Actually Delicious

It’s not every day a burger made out of banana skins comes across our desk, but when it does, we stop and give it every ounce of…

Food & Drink
10 Local Cafes Offering Cheaper Coffee If You BYO Cup

It’s no secret us Sunshine Coasters are a little coffee-crazy. But with some of the world’s best coffee and most skilled…

Things To Do
Join This Global 24-Hour Beach Clean-Up And Help Make A Difference

We’re celebrating Sustainability Month at Urban List, so when we heard about this event, we knew we had to share.  If…

Food & Drink
Trash Is For Tossers | A Simple Guide To Going Plastic-Free

Let’s chat about breaking a dirty, little habit. No, we don’t mean your daily 3pm chocolate binge, we’re talking about…

Originals
The Stylish Aussie Sisters Behind Twoobs Talk Podcasts, Mentors and Disrupting The Shoe Market

You’d be hard pressed to find someone who doesn’t adore sartorial sister act Jess and Stef Dadon. From their perfectly curated…

Fashion
Fall For The Winter Charms Of This New Sustainable Knitwear Label

Now that summer’s out and winter is on its way in, it’s time to embrace a few of the season’s greatest traditions: layers,…

Getting The Gig
How Vincent Tolefe Founded His Own Record Label At 23

As far as dream jobs go, they don’t get much greater than owning your own record label. Top that off with the fact that you’re…

Threads
Tkay Maidza Talks Streetwear, Killer Style And Never Blending In

Welcome to a special edition of Threads for music month at Urban List. Five days, five outfits, one ultimate source of music and…

Markets & Food Events
Where To Load Up On Magnum’s New Vegan Dessert

Praise be: Magnum has announced that vegans can now indulge in its creamy goodness. Nothing serves you better during an Australian…

Planet
The Ultimate Vegan Gift Guide

  You never realise how hard it is to buy for a vegan until you’re stuck doing it. Make things easy on yourself and treat your…

Style & Design
7 Sustainable Startups To Get Behind

These days, everyone has a sneaky side hustle; deliveries are dropped on your desk every three hours and people are flogging the latest and…

Health & Beauty
This Colourful Vegan Beauty Range Is Damn Insta-Worthy & Just Gimme

No lie peeps, we’re talking a WHOLE new level of Insta-worthy. Like glitter face masks, unicorn fruit whipped body butter that smells…

Hair & Beauty
10 Eco-Friendly Beauty Products Doing Their Bit For The World’s Oceans

Down in this beautiful pocket of the world we’re blessed with some of the most incredible beaches and marine life,…

Wellness
Vegan or Plant-Based: What’s The Difference?

The past few years have seen a crazy increase in the number of diets adopted by people all around the world. HCLF, Keto, IIFYM, intermittent…

Hair & Beauty
12 Of The Best Australian Vegan Beauty Products To Invest In

Imagine if vegan beauty was more than a hashtag? Could the cute bunny on the packaging really make a difference? Here at The Urban List, we…