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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.

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.

Ultimate Aussie Bucket List

Popular Destinations in Australia

Ultimate Aussie Bucket List

We’ve made a fun Aussie bucket list showing the top ten ultimate Aussie locations. From the Sydney Opera House, to the Blue Mountains and Byron Bay, pack your bags for an Aussie adventure. Let’s go on a road trip!

Gold Coast's Fin-tastic Fish And Chips Guide

On a scale of 1-10, how important is fish and chips to your Tunaverse?

Gold Coast's Fin-tastic Fish And Chips Guide

Fish and chips are so inherently Australian, they practically have a mullet and a wife called Kathleen. So, in this article, we’re not going to sell you on these places. Not really, they’re all great and you can rest assured of that. Stamp of approval and everything. Got it? Instead, we’re going to use each entry to give you a fun fish pun and see far we can take them. Again, to reiterate, you should be assured that every place on this list makes great fish and chips. But we are going to use this as an excuse for puns. You must forgive us, old chum!

Word On The Street #178

Get ready to step out on the GC!

Word On The Street #178

What’s up? The sky! Also, you’re week. We’ve got a quick shot of the best, coolest and funkiest spots to hop to on the Gold Coast, and we’re going to share them with you/ We don’t want to waste your time with too much foreplay, so let’s get into it!

Top 10 ICONIC Kath And Kim Moments

Look at me, look at me, look at meeeee!

Top 10 ICONIC Kath And Kim Moments

Kath & Kim has the enduring cultural legacy in Australia that only something quite so Aussie can. Soapy romance, heartbreaking betrayal, and even international intrigue full the minutes of this iconic sitcom, so sit back and enjoy a Kath & Kim top 10 list! It’s noice, it’s interesting, very different.

GC Word On The Street #177

Find out what’s new right here, on The Good Guide.

GC Word On The Street #177

We’re back! Sorry we’ve been away. But there’s been a lot of movement all over the GC these past few weeks, and we’re here to give you the goss on what’s going on and where you need to go. Strap in, because this is a bit all over the place in the best way possible.

New Year's Eve Events At Byron Bay

Chill with some bubbly at the beach to ring in the New Year!

New Year's Eve Events At Byron Bay

With everything on hold this year, why not restart for 2021 at one of the most beautiful, friendliest, and sandiest places in Australia. Home to some of the most beautiful beaches on the East Coast, paired with some amazing nightlife, Byron Bay is an ultimate hot spot for making memories you -probably, no promises- won’t forget this holiday season.

THE Ultimate Gold Coast Guide to New Year's Eve

Enter 2021 In Style! Perfect Places To Be December 31st

THE Ultimate Gold Coast Guide to New Year's Eve

As this unpredictable and dizzying year finally draws to a close and we truly begin to enjoy the new decade, you might ask where to go on the fateful night we lay 2020 to rest. Worried there’ll be no fireworks this year? Fear not, there’s so many options for your New Year’s celebrations that the ultimate list of hottest places to be are compiled for your good self…from Gold Coast to Brisbane we have you covered bae.

Fun Christmas Activities For The Whole Family!

Put the jolly in your holly-day Christmas activities this festive season!

Fun Christmas Activities For The Whole Family!

The holidays are here and you most definitely need something to do, whether that be alone, with your kids or with someone else’s kids…presumably nieces and nephews. So we have compiled some of the most premium activities from the GC to Byron Bay for you and yours this December in the lead up to Christmas.

GC Word on the Street #159

A Week of Sweet Dreams

GC Word on the Street #159

Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells... Don't freak out, but it's like one week left until Christmas! It's the most wonderful time of the year, and with plenty of entertainment happening all around the Coast, we have plenty of ways to fill up our time in the days leading up to Christmas. From naughty to nice, we have something for everybody... So grab your wallet, your boyfie or your gal pals, and come party with us!

Arche Company

Get Ready To Shop In Cooly's Hot New Boutique

Arche Company

We're pretty well-known for our fashion here on the Gold Coast. We're all about the neutral colours, the flowy fabrics, the gold accent pieces and the sun-kissed look that always seems to hang around in Summer. When it comes to shopping for our next staple pieces, we always love to support the small, Gold Coast businesses that know our fashion scene better than anyone else - So where better else to go than the newly-opened Arche.

GC Word on the Street #157

Sip & Celebrate Summer In Style!

GC Word on the Street #157

Three cheers, Summer is finally here! We've still got a few more weeks before work is out and the parties start, but that doesn't mean we can't have a little fun now. We're sipping at new rooftop bars, singing our hearts out at Christmas Carols and slurping all of the Ramen we can get our hands on... And we can't wait to see what the rest of December has in store.

GC Word on the Street #155

All Of The Hot New Places Opening This Month

GC Word on the Street #155

This week, we're looking after the foodies. We've got cute coffee shops, chic restaurants and some seriously cool late-night bars - And they're all ready and waiting for you to drop in and join them! There's plenty of coffee and plenty of cocktails to keep you going all night long, so why not grab some heels and head on out for some fun!