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GC WORD ON THE STREET #187

As Tune As Possible

GC WORD ON THE STREET #187

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.

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!

GC Word on the Street #144

Beer Gardens & Good Times

GC Word on the Street #144

Well hello there party people! Looking for somewhere to eat, drink and celebrate this weekend? Well luckily for you we've got all the answers. From new menu's to entirely new venues (and even a super cool festival in between), you'll find plenty of ways to spice up your week.

The Hottest Festivals You Can't Miss

The Ultimate Festival Guide for SEQ & NNSW

The Hottest Festivals You Can't Miss

Festival season is upon us and that means it is time to splash our cash on the best events coming to town. Get your glitter and accessories sorted, funky outfits laid out and amazing Airbnb’s booked because there are a lot of incredible festivals coming to South-East Queensland and Northern New South Wales this Summer and Spring!

Grab Your Crew and Head to Outback QLD

Kick up your boots at the Cunnamulla Fella Festival

Grab Your Crew and Head to Outback QLD

It’s the Year of Outback Queensland and that means there is no excuse not to head west with your mates to experience a true-blue Aussie rodeo. For one week at the end of August (pre-event activities start on the 24th August and the main event runs from the 30th August to 1st September), cowboys and bull riders, shearers and stockmen, foodies, travellers, music lovers and visitors alike will flock to Cunnamulla Fella Festival to get into the outback Queensland spirit. Here are our top ten suggestions for getting the most out of the Cunnamulla Fella Festival.

Sunsets At Sanctuary Cove

The Ultimate Wine-Lovers Weekend Out

Sunsets At Sanctuary Cove

Have you ever dreamed of spending a weekend by the water, drinking French Wine and eating totally drool-worthy food? Well, food and wine lovers alike - This one's for you.

May’s Hottest, Hippest Happenings on the GC

Ready, Set, Sip!

May’s Hottest, Hippest Happenings on the GC

Winter is just around the corner folks! Save bundling up in a blankie with a hot chocolate and Pretty Woman for later because the Coast is chock-o-block with events and activities for everyone! Check out our ultimate guide to what’s hot, hip and happening this May on the GC.

BluesFest 2019 Event Wrap

Boogying, Booze & Blues | Celebrating 30 Years

BluesFest 2019 Event Wrap

This year was BluesFest's 30th anniversary, and boy was it memorable! To summarise: five days, five stages, 88 Artists and 150+ performances. We really hope you didn't miss out on this unforgettable event, but if you did, we're here to fill you in ... and maybe to make you a bit jealous.

GC Word on the Street #121

Film, Food & Fabulous Times!

GC Word on the Street #121

Well it's official, Summer is gone. Autumn is here and the warmer days are numbered, so why not take the opportunity to enjoy the last of our Summer days and get out and have some fun? With the return of the GC Film Fest on the way, Victoria's famous Spiegeltent due any minute now and two incredible eatery's ready to serve you, you're never short of options when it comes to hump day cures. So grab your friends and enjoy the last of the warm Summer nights!

GC Word on the Street #120

Beats, Bars & Beauty!

GC Word on the Street #120

The weather may be causing havoc with our hair and our social lives this week, but that doesn't mean we can't get out and have fun sometimes! With a brand new beauty space, a brand new restaurant and plenty of entertainment to go around, we've got the solution to all of your mid-week blues - So don't just stand there, come out and let's go!

PS: Pants are optional!

GC Word on the Street #114

Eat, Drink & Party!

GC Word on the Street #114

Did someone say good food, craft beer and another music festival!? Whether you're a foodie, a movie buff or just here for a good time, 2019 is serving up the foods for everyone, with fresh restaurants, movies under the stars and music festivals ready to fill up our every waking moment. Grab a date for an evening at the newly re-done Oyster Bar & Grill, or grab your mates and crack open a cold one at Burleigh Brewing Co with Movies Under The Stars! Oh, and if you're a music festival kind of person, we've got the scoop on who is playing at Drop Festival in April - And it's pretty damn exciting!

A Very Sanctuary Cove Christmas

Explore A Christmas Wonderland At The Marine Village!

A Very Sanctuary Cove Christmas

Can you year Santa calling? It's time for carols by candlelight, festivities and fun, and everyone's favourite shopping precinct on the Northern Gold Coast is stepping up, pulling out all of the stops for one incredible week of merry-making with their incredible Christmas Carnival!

GC Word on the Street #106

Beauty, Booze & Brunch!

GC Word on the Street #106

What's better than a weekend of boozy brunches and beauty tips? Well - nothing, really. This sunny weather is perfect for a weekday brunch with the gals at the freshly opened Esco in Sanctuary Cove, but if you're more of a night owl and need to forget about your working week NightQuarter's Cocktail Festival is the place to go! And if you're looking to refresh your make-up and beauty in time for Summer? Look no further than the women's Beauty and Lifestyle Expo!

GC Word on the Street #96

Pooches, Performances & Parties!

GC Word on the Street #96

Well, we've done it. We've survived Winter! The cold is officially over, which means we can throw off our comfy blankets and re-emerge into the world ready whatever the Coast has in store. Celebrate (almost) the end of the working week at The Island and Longboards, or treat yourself to a cheeky session with Infamous The Show. Sanctuary Cove is also hosting their annual Paws and Pizzazz event this weekend, so if you're looking to cuddle some cute creatures this weekend, we know exactly where to find them...