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Let’s Go Beach Hopping

A Guide to the Best GC & NNSW Beaches

Let’s Go Beach Hopping

Summer is here! Dig out your straw hat, beach towel, and thongs, and head to one of our favourite beach spots. Starting at Miami, and venturing all the way down to Kingscliff, you will not run out of options this summer season. Let’s take a road trip!

The Benefits of a Social Media Detox

Time to Switch Off

The Benefits of a Social Media Detox

Social media has become an integral part of our daily lives. We wake up and check our phones, commute on the train and scroll through our feeds, enjoy some lunch and upload an image of it. The list is endless. There’s nothing necessarily wrong with being reliant on social media, however it can be a major distraction. It’s also a perfect way to procrastinate…take it from me.

A Safari Fit For a (Lion) King

Want to be Here? Better Mufasa

A Safari Fit For a (Lion) King

Let’s take a journey. We’re going to do this together, almost like a mindfulness exercise. Strap yourself in and prepare for the time of your life. I’m not ‘lion! We’re off to Africa. Maasai Mara to be exact.

GC Word on the Street #152

Sippin' Our Way To Sunday

GC Word on the Street #152

Does the Coast ever stop pulling out ways to impress us? No, not really. We love finding new ways to break up the monotony of work, and with plenty of cafe's, restaurant's, bar's and events at every street corner, we're never short of things to do, dishes to eat and drinks to enjoy. From Halloween Parties to healthy brunch spaces, we know all of the best places to hit up this week!

GC Word on the Street #146

Cheese, Wine & Party Time!

GC Word on the Street #146

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!

GC Word on the Street #145

Get Your Stretchy Pants On!

GC Word on the Street #145

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!

GC Word on the Street #143

Eat, Play & Par-TAY!

GC Word on the Street #143

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!

20 Binge-Worthy Series For Streaming Satisfaction

The ultimate 'to watch' list for your TV marathon needs.

20 Binge-Worthy Series For Streaming Satisfaction

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.

Hello Horoscopes

A light touch of what’s in store for you this month

Hello Horoscopes

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.

7 Sensational Series to Watch

Popcorn ready for these Addictive Aussie Shows

7 Sensational Series to Watch

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?)

GC Word on the Street #139

For The Love Of Fabulous Food

GC Word on the Street #139

With the cooler days calling, we're getting serious food coma vibes... So thank goodness the Coast is serving up plenty of hot, delicious goods for us to wrap our hands around this week! From new hump day treats to entirely new menu's, we've got the scoop on all the places to go for some seriously good comfort food this wintry week.

Winter Holiday Survival Hacks

Survive The School Holiday's In Style

Winter Holiday Survival Hacks

We all know the feeling - The school holiday's are here, the kids have seen every new movie imaginable and we're pulling our hair out trying to think of new ways to entertain them without plonking them in front of the TV all day. The school holiday stress is real - So we'll save you the pain. From magic shows to free boat rides, we know the perfect place to spend your Winter school holidays.

Your Easter Getaway Guide

Five Fab Places To Escape To This Easter Weekend

Your Easter Getaway Guide

We have some good news for you... The Easter holiday is just two weeks away! The long weekend is so close that we can almost taste it, and if you were lucky enough to get the whole four days off (or even more), we're pretty sure you're researching the best places to get away to for the long weekend right about now. With plenty of perfect weather forecast for the long weekend we're dreaming of a tropical beach holiday, so we've made it easy for you and come up with a list of the best places to get away this weekend - So sit back, relax and enjoy your long weekend off!

Your End Of Summer Must-Do's

5 Things You Must Do Before Summer Ends

Your End Of Summer Must-Do's

Dear Summer - Please don't leave. The days of sunshine and sun tanning may almost be over, but that doesn't mean that we can't enjoy the final few weeks before Winter rolls around once again. Summer is for chasing waterfalls, going out and enjoying the best things about life - And with plenty of beautiful beaches to swim in and just as much incredible hinterland to go and explore, we've still got plenty to keep us occupied before the cooler weather rolls on in! Not totally sure how to spend the final few weeks of warmth? Don't worry - We've got just the thing!

Get Off-Grid Without Straying Far

For Sand-Lovers and Tree-Huggers

Get Off-Grid Without Straying Far

We’re pretty spoilt when it comes to crystal clear beaches and greenery and everybody knows it. Ever tried to visit Burleigh Beach on a Saturday or nab a spot on the hill come Sunday afternoon? If crowds aren’t your style, but you’re in need of a scenic spot, get your space in one of these places.