Want to curl up next to a crackling fire while baby it’s cold outside? The Scenic Rim has just the spot – or 20!
If you're dreaming of a winter escape complete with a roaring fireplace, a bottle of wine and a cheese platter, the Scenic Rim is calling – it’s the perfect destination this winter to experience frosty breath mornings, blue-sky clear days and snappy cold nights. So, whether you are a Queenslander, or visiting from interstate, pack your bags because here’s a list of 20 toasty escapes that are just a playlist away from Brisbane!
Dined and Dusted
This week we’re rolling out some of the best places to eat, relax and drink. From Asian cuisine to beachside gin, this Word on the Street has everything you need to know about your soon-to-be favourite restaurants.
Your Place or Vine?
Surfers Paradise is the place to be…our seaside has all the bars, nightclubs, cafes and restaurants you could ask for…and it all comes with a view! From jungle-themed partying to travelling chicken, we’ve got you covered in this week’s Word on the Street.
Trick or Retreat
We’ve emerged from our houses and into the world once more and there is much to see… Many may wish to travel and depart from their homes for a few days, to do something with the family or have a day away with some friends. If this should be you, you’ve stumbled upon fountains of luck. From treehouse homes to painting pinot Picasso, we have you covered with this great escape. Here’s what you can get up to in our lovely Queensland…
MENU YOU NEED TO SEE THIS PLACE
From theatre to sweet teeth, our GC covers it all. Grab your best coats and get into town…there’s much to do this winter. Lockdown is over and we’re all ready to see what kind of laughs, entertainment, events and delicious desserts we can dig our winter mittens into. Don’t get too comfortable, we’ve got to enjoy the serendiparty…
As Tune As Possible
It’s that time again…the three-day lockdown is upon us. But never fear! There are plenty of events to look forward to after we emerge from the sweatpants and unbrushed hair. Don’t get too attached to your bed just yet because this delicious guide is here to deliver all the locales and affairs you must attend once we get the all clear. Don’t open that Netflix tab just yet…we have festivals to plan.
Lights, Camera, Action! Keep the drop bears at bay!
The GC is a gorgeous spot. Pretty picturesque, we’d bloody well say. So it makes sense that, when location scouting, Hollywood would drop us a visit. Over the past 20 years, there’s been quite a few productions pass our shores, so here’s a few examples of major productions you could have drove by at some point.
A Rosé Future
Our GC has many lovable events coming its way this year…from secret picnics to golden steak. The Gold Coast is a connoisseur of tasty food, fabulous events and delicious love affairs…And we are once more seduced by everything it has to offer.
The Trailblazers of Fashion History
While seasons in this industry are constantly changing and trends are out the door just as they’ve entered your wardrobe, there are some moments of fashion that stay evermore. We pay tribute to the timeless icons that changed couture forever.
Blanc and You'll Miss It
Don’t miss out on the need-to-be destinations the GC has to offer this year. From contemporary artists, sophisticated food philosophy and sexy jazz-era experiences the Gold Coast is a temptress seducing us all with wine, art and international menus. You couldn’t possibly want to be anywhere else, darling…
Seas the day and seize the play
Seas the day and seize the play this week with the best the glorious GC has to offer. From local artists, serene relaxation and exquisite food the Gold Coast delivers everything you could possibly need darling. Life’s a beach, and girls just wanna have sun…
Love is free and so are these dates!
You shouldn’t be spending your hard earned money trying to impress other people, it’s there for late night purchases of fancy jackets and Maccas runs. Just kidding…unless that’s your bliss. But really, dates shouldn’t leave you eating noodles and frozen peas for a month every time, so here are some free ideas that are also free to do.
Welcome to Paradise
The Gold Coast is synonymous with great ocean views and every beachy, so why not enjoy it. From luxury yachts, exquisite seafood, to the pro surfers who know our beaches best, the Gold Coast naturally puts on a show every day.
Japanese style yum!
Konnichiwa! Are you keen for some Japanese food but UDON know which Japanese restaurant to go? No worries, this list will guide you to the best Japanese cuisine on the Coast. Are those chopsticks or are you just happy to sashimi? Trust me, all restaurants on the list have mouth-watering food. Here’s the Rolls Rice of Japanese restaurants on the GC for you to add to your bucket list.
Look forward to more fun!
Whether you're a vegan or a whiskey connoisseur, the Gold Coast has a place for you.