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GC WORD ON THE STREET #164

Business chic on top, pyjamas on the bottom

GC WORD ON THE STREET #164

How is isolation and social distancing going for you?! Are the days melting into one? Getting cabin fever? Forgetting to wear pants? Don’t’ worry because we bet you’re not the only one! This week we’re sharing a few fun things and events that have shifted to online, to spice up your time spent in the house during this pandemic!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #163

Hello Sunshine!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #163

We’ve all been taken on a whirlwind and adapting to a new normal, to say the least! The current climate has forced many events to cancel and restaurants to close, leaving us cooped up in the house. Even through this time of isolation, it’s important to look up at the beauty around us and keep smiling. Luckily, we’re able to lift your spirits up this week and rid those corona-blues with some good news and a little bit of sunshine in your lives. There are new local happenings you need to know about from all things music to Easter fun! Let’s hop to it!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #162

I knew you were treble when you walked in…

GC WORD ON THE STREET #162

This week, we’re getting our groove on! Be the first to know of several live music acts, stand-up comedy shows and cool events coming up on the GC. You don’t want to be last to the party, do you? Of course you don’t so come and check out all the best places to be, see and eat! Get in before it’s too late!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #161

Heading full-speed into all things fun on the GC

GC WORD ON THE STREET #161

The Gold Coast has a never-ending lineup of insane entertainment - from all things fun under the GC sun that the entire family can enjoy, to a fancy night out with friends in spectacular settings. This week, we're riding full-speed straight into the new month of March and will guide you to all the mad events and rad venues on the Gold Coast along the way. Sit tight and buckle up baby! The real fun's about to begin.

GC WORD ON THE STREET #160

SUMMER-LOVING, HAPPENED SO FAST…

GC WORD ON THE STREET #160

Endless pineapple purple skies, chilled cheeky bevvy’s and adventurous nights… ahhh everything we love about the summertime! Sadly, it’s nearing the end of Summer but don’t be disheartened… that doesn’t mean it’s also the end of what the vibrant Gold Coast has to offer! This week we’re showing you all things new and fun on the GC, in hopes to help your transition from care-free summer days be a little less gloomy, keeping you looking forward to so much more light and life!

Six Fun-filled Valentine’s Day Ideas

GC things to do to make your lover swoon

Six Fun-filled Valentine’s Day Ideas

Ahhh, Valentine’s Day. It’s one of those days people (generally single women) either scoff at and rolls their eyes when the flower deliveries start appearing on everyone’s desks at work, or it’s a day where couples can actually show a bit of affection for each other without being seen as soppy idiots. Either way, the Gold Coast is brimming with fun-filled or quirky things to do with your lover (or yourself, if you are one of those eye-rollers) this 14th of February.

Can You Speak Australian?

Learn Aussie Slang

Can You Speak Australian?

Get up to date on some of the most relevant Aussie (Australian) slang in today's modern world. Learn how to spot a bogan, to avoid the devil’s drink that is goon, and how to not be labelled a wuss. If you don’t read this article, you’re taking the piss.

Top Five Classic Christmas Movies

Binge Before Christmas

Top Five Classic Christmas Movies

Christmas is fast approaching. With less than a week until the big man comes down the chimney, it’s time to binge watch these iconic Christmas films. Grab your popcorn and find a comfy seat on the couch to enjoy these classics. Happy holidays!

GC Word on the Street #159

A Week of Sweet Dreams

GC Word on the Street #159

Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells... Don't freak out, but it's like one week left until Christmas! It's the most wonderful time of the year, and with plenty of entertainment happening all around the Coast, we have plenty of ways to fill up our time in the days leading up to Christmas. From naughty to nice, we have something for everybody... So grab your wallet, your boyfie or your gal pals, and come party with us!

Cool and Creative Gift Ideas

It's the thought that counts

Cool and Creative Gift Ideas

With the festivities right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about what you’re going to get everybody. It’s always a hard time, we know, thinking of all the people on your gift list and wondering ‘what am I going to get them?’. We all go through it, gifts are hard. Here are some cool gift ideas that are a little bit different than usual but could very well be the best gift yet.

GC Word on the Street #158

Just Livin' Our Best Lives

GC Word on the Street #158

With the mercury rising and the drinks calling, we're always looking for ways to slow down, stay cool and enjoy everything that summer has to offer. We're counting down the days until Christmas holiday's, but that doesn't mean we can't enjoy our afternoons right now - And with plenty of great shows, smooth sips and drool-worthy dishes popping up, we've got the scoop on all the best places to head to this week!

GC Word on the Street #157

Sip & Celebrate Summer In Style!

GC Word on the Street #157

Three cheers, Summer is finally here! We've still got a few more weeks before work is out and the parties start, but that doesn't mean we can't have a little fun now. We're sipping at new rooftop bars, singing our hearts out at Christmas Carols and slurping all of the Ramen we can get our hands on... And we can't wait to see what the rest of December has in store.

GC Word on the Street #156

Get Ready For Summer

GC Word on the Street #156

Well hello Summer! The days of brunching with friends, sipping cocktails on the roof and laying on the beach are finally here, and we can't wait to see what goods the Gold Coast has in store. From fresh menu's to fresh summer threads, there's plenty of things to keep us busy all summer long.

GC Word on the Street #155

All Of The Hot New Places Opening This Month

GC Word on the Street #155

This week, we're looking after the foodies. We've got cute coffee shops, chic restaurants and some seriously cool late-night bars - And they're all ready and waiting for you to drop in and join them! There's plenty of coffee and plenty of cocktails to keep you going all night long, so why not grab some heels and head on out for some fun!

Sanctuary Film Festival

Prepare For A Weekend Of Food, Movies & Good Times

Sanctuary Film Festival

Ever dreamed of taking the weekend off, grabbing your boyfie and your best friends and spending the entire time eating popcorn, drinking your favourite drinks and chilling out watching movies? If you're a film buff, an aspiring film-maker or just a lover of good times, chances are you'll love Sanctuary Cove's annual Film Festival - And there's no shortage of reasons why.