GC WORD ON THE STREET #162
I knew you were treble when you walked in…
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!
There’s nothing else that embodies courageousness other than a woman who unapologetically lives her life to the beat of her own drum! Australian electro-pop artist, Ella Fence is ALL about that life and is no stranger to exploring an array of artistic endeavours. She has just released an exciting video to “Pink Mojitos” – the first track off of her mini EP: All I Do Is Think. This project is yet another breakthrough in Ella’s ever-evolving musical career. The track and visual combined will unleash your inner-Ella and skyrocket your self-confidence to no limits. What are you waiting for? Grab your girls, fix yourself up a glass (or two) of sweet mojito and rock out to your next self-love anthem!
It’s gonna get WET WET WET down under! We’re not talking about ‘down there’, we’re talking British pop musical band WET WET WET gracing the Australian waters after 25 years to tour all around the major cities of Australia and New Zealand. Rock out with the stars of this UK sensation at The Star Gold Coast this May the 14th. Don’t let another 20 odd years go by without seeing them live in action!
Leave it up to Kathy Lette to perform a ‘psychological striptease’ for her one-woman show this March the 12th and 13th. She will be front and centre in the Lakeside room at HOTA Stage to blow you away with a hilarious whirlwind of a show - taking you from puberty blues to menopause blues. Get ready for tell-all tales about her multi-faceted and multi-coloured life! Expect strong views on how women should uplift and support each other – just like human wonder bras, making each other look bigger and better! She is surely a lady you won’t want to miss!
Laugh your ass off with British comedians James Veitch and Mark Watson at GC Laughs Festival this March! These international stars are making their way to the Gold Coast to show off their individual comedic talents. Catch James Veitch’s Gold Coast debut for an evening full of unapologetically nerdy, creative and cheeky humour on Friday the 20that HOTA’s Lakeside Room. Delve into Mark Watson’s British charm and into a spiritual, high-octane observational comedy on Saturday the 21st March at the Basement at HOTA.
Oh buoy! Get ready Gold Coast, you’re in for four thrilling days this May the 21st-24th! Sanctuary Cove’s ultimate marine event is back and expected to be bigger than ever. Knot shore if this interests you? Well you’ll know why this is an event highlight on the GC’s social calendar, as it’s sure to excite a diverse audience beyond marine enthusiasts. Expect to be welcomed with a tidal wave of entertainment fit for the entire family. Bask in carnival-like vibes with live music, a delectable selection of gourmet dining options, vibrant bars and a Kids’ Zone dedicated to endless fun activities. You’ll be stunned at the 300+ top tier exhibitors and 600+ boats on show for the event, there’s no doubt a-boat it! Perhaps hands-on activities like educational boat workshops, live cooking demos and fishing masterclasses will reel you in? Whatever floats ya boat, you’ll want a hot ticket to Sanctuary Cove’s Marine Village to be amongst one of Gold Coast’s most lively events of the year. Tickets on sale now! Sail-abrate good times, come on!
New contestants have entered the ring… and that’s the SUMO DUDE FOOD Gyoza Range! All of our favourite food cravings and comfort food in Gyoza form?! *picks jaw up from the floor* Harajuku Gyoza is putting their special twist on classic dishes like Mac ‘N’ Cheese, Pepperoni Pizza and Buffalo Chicken wings. All things that taste good are deep-friend, cheesy and drizzled in mouth-watering sauce! Yes, they are just as delicious as you’re imagining them to be! Treat yo’self this weekend to the Sumo Dude Food Range at Harajuku Gyoza & Beer Stadium on the GC! We wish we didn’t have to see them gyo(za), but they’re here for a good time not a long time so get in quick!
About the Author
Steph craves nothing more than the finer things in life – all things artistry, beauty, luxury and comfort. She is the true embodiment of big Taurus energy. Ruled by the love planet Venus, she finds pleasure in anything that excites her senses - succulent food, lavish aesthetics, rnb music and sweet scents. She doesn’t even need Netflix to chill as she reflects her earthy nature by enjoying serenity and is content in the comfort of her home. She loooves to let her hair down, have a good time and channels her inner-Beyoncé whenever she needs!