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9 Fab Ideas For Fun With Friends

Those who play together, stay together

9 Fab Ideas For Fun With Friends

The point of hanging with the peeps is to do something that isn’t just scrolling through your phone or being inactive. We’ve all had that conversation. You know the: “what do you want to do?” “I don’t know, what do you want to do?” Sometimes we just need a little prompting for some fun activities to do with friends when the boredom strikes.

Refresh Your Spring Wardrobe

Stunning Gold Coast Boutique's To Hit Up This Summer

Refresh Your Spring Wardrobe

We love the Gold Coast fashion scene. An eclectic mixture of boho, boutique and beachside, our fashion scene is constantly evolving - And as a result, our wardrobes are too. We love supporting local Gold Coast designers, so we've tracked down some of the best local boutiques perfect for filling all of our wardrobes this Summer!

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Surf, Seafood & Spring Fashion!

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Looking for a way to spice up your week a little? Well, haven't we got the solution for you. From brand new brunch spaces to exciting new entertainment, the Gold Coast is forever providing us with plenty of ways to spice up hump day and kick the mid-week blues to the curb. All you need is some gal pals and your wallet!

Behind Dalozzo Art | Meet Judith Dalozzo

Meet One Of The Gold Coast's Best Artists

Behind Dalozzo Art | Meet Judith Dalozzo

The Gold Coast is full of incredible people. Whether it's artists, photographers, videographers, graphic designers and fashionista's, the Gold Coast creatives help to keep our houses, wardrobes, instagram feeds and lives full of incredible colour. We're huge fans of art, so we decided to get inside the head of one of the Coast's most incredible artists, and see exactly what makes her and her art so amazing!

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Living For The Lazy Days

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Is it Saturday yet? We're living for the crazy Friday nights, the lazy Saturday mornings and the slow Sunday afternoons, and the afternoons spent with friends and family that we'll never forget. From Saturday brunches to Sunday sessions, if it's going down, we want to be involved - So we've rounded up all the spots to go this week so you don't miss out on a thing.

Artichoke Restaurant

Indulge Your Tastebuds At This Spectacular Waterfront Space

Artichoke Restaurant

Have you ever dreamed of spending your afternoon sipping champagne by the water, indulging in mouth-watering dishes by world-class chefs? We're all about indulging in the finer things in life, and at the stunning Artichoke Restaurant, you really can.

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Boujie, Boozy & Boutique.

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We're feeling a little bit extra this week. We're dreaming of long beach days, shopping sprees and easy nights... And luckily for us the Coast is delivering all of the above. From fresh menu's to brand new boutique's, we'll help make all of your boujie (and boozy!) dreams come true...

10 Creative Date Ideas

Dating adventures for a bit more spice

10 Creative Date Ideas

The whole ‘dinner and a movie’ routine is all good and well. We all love a good movie, but sometimes change is a good thing. There’s so much more out there that can be spice things up from the monotony of everyday life. So, grab the bae, the SO, the Mister or the Missus and start a new adventure every time date night (or day) comes around.

SoHo Girl

Get Your Perfect Boutique Spring Wardrobe

SoHo Girl

Well, it's official - Spring is here! The Gold Coast fashion scene is always evolving, and with the Spring weather finally coming around, it's time to freshen up your Summer wardrobe. Unless you want to be caught out wearing the same clothes as everyone else, you better go boutique - And there's no better place to go than SoHo Girl.

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Spring Sips & SWELL Sculpture Fest!

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Cheers! Spring is finally here! The warm Spring days have finally arrived and we're loving having the opportunity to throw on some shorts and enjoy all of the beautiful food, fashion and entertainment that the Gold Coast has on offer. We're welcoming mouth-watering new menu's, plenty of edgy entertainment and more mid-week delights than you can get your hands on - And we can't wait to see what the rest of Spring has in store.

The Amazon Fires

What You Need to Know and What You Can Do to Help

The Amazon Fires

By now, the whole world knows about the crisis that has erupted in Brazil. The Amazon, although known to have fires in the past, has been on fire for the past three weeks and the government is doing nothing to stop it. For those that live under a rock, or want to know more about the situation, we give you a quick run down below of what’s been happening, why it’s so important and how you can make a valuable contribution.

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Cheese, Wine & Party Time!

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Well good morning Gold Coast! The weather is warming up, Spring has finally sprung and we can't wait to get out and about and enjoy all of the fabulous things that the Coast has to offer. From Cheese Parties to Beer Festivals. there's plenty of exciting things going on this weekend... So grab some heels and come party with us!

SAFIA's Australian Tour

Showcasing New Album "Story's Start or End"

SAFIA's Australian Tour

The boys from SAFIA are set to be hitting the shores of Byron Bay and Brisbane in the coming weeks with their newly released and much anticipated second album “Story’s Start or End”. They’ll be bringing you the sweetest new sounds from electronic alternative pop music. Having listened to their new album on repeat - I guarantee their music is sure to make you transcend into another dimension in which all you can focus on is the intricate and fine attention to detail that SAFIA are known and loved for.

Spoil Dad This Father's Day

7 Sweet Spots To Take Dad This Weekend

Spoil Dad This Father's Day

Don't look now - Father's Day is just a couple of days away! We love our Dad's and everything they've done for us (cheers for killing that spider), so we think it's well and truly deserved that we take some time out to celebrate them too. Whether your Dad is a casual lunch kind of guy or you want to truly treat him, we've got a couple of ideas to help you win favourite child status.

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Get Your Stretchy Pants On!

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Hey Gold Coast - Don't look now, but we've only got one week of Winter left! We've enjoyed the last three months of indulging - But who said it has to stop now? We've got plenty of delicious new eateries opening up and plenty of new menu's to keep you entertained, so why not throw on those stretchy pants one more time and head on out... You know you want to!