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Top 10 Japanese Restaurants on the Gold Coast

Japanese style yum!

Top 10 Japanese Restaurants on the Gold Coast

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.

What’s on in Far North Queensland this May

Explore what Queensland has to offer

What’s on in Far North Queensland this May

After the year we’ve had, you have definitely got to be showing lots of gratitude for the return of concerts and events. Far North Queensland is ready to bring the entertainment that people have been missing and showcase the natural talent of Australia.

Word on the Street #181

Cheers to the weekend

Word on the Street #181

This long weekend girls just want to have fun and on the Gold Coast there isn’t a shortage of entertainment, food, and drinks. Did someone say beveragino?

Word on the Street GC #180

Stay classy and bad-assy on the GC

Word on the Street GC #180

Whether you are looking for something to do in the morning, afternoon or evening, the Gold Coast will always have your back with the latest food, drinks, and entertainment So eat, sip, play through your day the right way – Gold Coast-style. Treating yourself never felt so good.

Complete Gold Coast ANZAC Day Guide 2021

Lest We Forget

Complete Gold Coast ANZAC Day Guide 2021

Whether it be raising money to help those who have given so much already or to pay respects in a dawn service or march, ANZAC Day is an important time to remember those who have fought for our beautiful sun burnt country.

Word on the Street GC #179

Never be bored on the Gold Coast

Word on the Street GC #179

Never be bored on the Gold Coast. The exciting events, dining, and entertainment the GC has to offer this week is overflowing. OMG! Perfect weather peoples. Suns out, guns out. Time to sieze the play and get some vitamin sea!

Pet-friendly holiday places on the Gold Coast

Because fur babies need vacays too.

Pet-friendly holiday places on the Gold Coast

Can’t stand the thought of leaving your four-legged friend behind, while you go on holiday? Well, the Gold Coast is ought to bring a smile to your face with its endless number of pet-friendly places, activities and exercise spots.

10 Essentials Items to bring along when you go Camping

Make sure you bring these items with you!

10 Essentials Items to bring along when you go Camping

Sick of spending time at home? Or maybe you are getting bored with the beaches on the Coast? You should try camping with your mates and get closer to nature! Reduce your tent-sion, and get back into the wild. Here are ten tips and 10 essential items to bring when you go camping:

Things To Do With Your Kids That Aren’t The Theme Parks

Thrill them in another way, and maybe save a bit on money on the side.

Things To Do With Your Kids That Aren’t The Theme Parks

Kids are hard to impress sometimes. You may think the only thing not on a screen that’s going to shake them is the theme parks (which are definitely fun, btw, just not for this list) but the Gold Coast is chock-a-block full of exciting, unique, interesting activities they’ll remember way longer than their third ride on a roller coaster this month.

Soils for Science

Queenslanders can unearth the next science big science discovery in your very own backyard.

Soils for Science

It’s time to get your hands dirty and save lives at the same time. Not all heroes wear capes.

Soils for Science are seeking 100,000 samples from all across Queensland to help fast-track the discovery of new antibiotics.

Saving the world doesn’t even have to cost a thing. Spearheaded by The University of Queensland, you can order online free sampling kits with prepaid return.

Gold Coast Farm Adventures

Plan Your Weekend

Gold Coast Farm Adventures

Get mooving this weekend by checking out some of the farms you can easily drive to from the Gold Coast. There's cows, deer, alpacas, and sunflowers all within your reach. Grab the kids, pack a picnic, and head to one of these farms next weekend!

Extinct Attractions on the GC

Not Everything Lives On, But The Memories Last Forever.

Extinct Attractions on the GC

Remember that time you were a kid, and your parents took you on that one thing? You know, the thing that was just so magical that you’ve remembered it ever since, And now you want to take your kids to experience the same thing that made you so happy. Well, it’s gone. The GC is a tourism hotspot, and stuff gets changed up, moved, rethemed and just taken out all the time. Here’s a few things you probably remember but can’t revisit.