Places to be on the GC.
In need of some weekend fun or after-hours drinks? The Gold Coast is host to some swanky new places and events that might just do the trick. So, grab your mates, dates and pick the place in the land of sand, sea, sun and fun.
Beer Gardens & Good Times
Well hello there party people! Looking for somewhere to eat, drink and celebrate this weekend? Well luckily for you we've got all the answers. From new menu's to entirely new venues (and even a super cool festival in between), you'll find plenty of ways to spice up your week.
The Ultimate Festival Guide for SEQ & NNSW
Festival season is upon us and that means it is time to splash our cash on the best events coming to town. Get your glitter and accessories sorted, funky outfits laid out and amazing Airbnb’s booked because there are a lot of incredible festivals coming to South-East Queensland and Northern New South Wales this Summer and Spring!
The Ultimate Father’s Day Guide for GC & NNSW
Get in the good books this Father’s Day by reading our guide to the best gifts, experiences, cafes and restaurants that you can give your dad this year. Let’s be real, we all want to be the favourite!
Kick up your boots at the Cunnamulla Fella Festival
It’s the Year of Outback Queensland and that means there is no excuse not to head west with your mates to experience a true-blue Aussie rodeo. For one week at the end of August (pre-event activities start on the 24th August and the main event runs from the 30th August to 1st September), cowboys and bull riders, shearers and stockmen, foodies, travellers, music lovers and visitors alike will flock to Cunnamulla Fella Festival to get into the outback Queensland spirit. Here are our top ten suggestions for getting the most out of the Cunnamulla Fella Festival.
Eat, Play & Par-TAY!
Hey party people! Looking for a way to mix up your week a little bit? Well, we've got a treat for you - From fresh feasts, sizzling new shows and more cocktails than you can manage, the Coast is turning up the heat this week, and you're invited!
The ultimate 'to watch' list for your TV marathon needs.
One of the best feelings is when it’s time to unwind. The worst is when you’re browsing the home page trying to decide what to watch next. We all know the feeling. So grab your snacks peeps, sit back and hit play with these binge-worthy series.
Fashion Faux-Pas or Funny Fashion you can’t live without?
Who doesn’t love a good pair of socks? Whether it’s curling up on your couch with your favourite pair of fluffy bed socks or slipping those boring plain socks on under a pair of pants and tucked in your runners. Our favourite thing to do is step out of our comfort zone and live on the wild side of life. Get life to sock a little less and show the world some attitude and fun with these trends.
Brunch, Coffee & Good Times!
Looking for your next brunch hot spot? Maybe you want to break free of your day-to-day grind and go explore somewhere new? Well, Gold Coast, you're in luck - From cheap eats to decadent degustations, we know exactly where to go for some seriously good food!
PS: Stretchy pants required!
A light touch of what’s in store for you this month
If only life had a crystal ball or a handbook or even a magic 8 ball would do the trick sometimes. The best guide is fun and laughter. Everybody’s entitled to a bit of help though, and like Will.i.am, I’ve got a feeling… Get ready, life’s a wild ride.
World’s first Spiegelclub opening on the GC
Drum roll please…. this intoxicating new club will be the next big thing here on the Gold Coast. Get ready for “sophisticated and sexy” stage shows and get your Leo on with an afterparty right out of the Gatsby’s. Spread your wings and take flight in the lavish plush-pink venue that is The Pink Flamingo Spielgelclub, opening Thursday August 22nd in Broadbeach.
A tease to the eyes and tastebuds
Got a weakness for seafood? Reel yourselves into The Fish Emporium. With its delectable dishes and beverages, meticulous service and breathtaking water views, it’s every seafood lover's haven. Recently my partner and I visited this hot spot for a long mid-week lunch and let’s just say… by the end of the meal, we were planning our next visit!
Popcorn ready for these Addictive Aussie Shows
We all know the international favourites, now it’s time to try out the blossoming Australian television industry. Grab a mate because you’ve got a date with these awesomely addictive Aussie series. This calls for BBQ shapes and a bottle of Baileys (can you hear Kath & Kim?)
Gin, Glamour & GLOW 2019!
From new menu's to neon lights, the Coast always has something going on to entertain us! Why not grab some friends, your wallet and come and live a little... You never know, you might just find somewhere new you love!
Seafood, Steak & Champagne In Waterfront Style
Is there anything more glamorous than an afternoon sipping champagne and indulging in Seafood and Steak while over-looking the glistening waters of the Marina? No - We didn't think so. Here at The Good Guide we're all about indulging in the finer things in life, which is why Black Angus Bar & Grill is one of our absolute favourites on the Gold Coast - And once you go there, it's pretty easy to see why!