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GC WORD ON THE STREET #167

Our Virtual Reality

GC WORD ON THE STREET #167

Anyone else feel like they’re living in a virtual reality? With months of being limited to staying home with minimal social interaction, all we’ve been doing is increasing our screen time! This goes for many events too as they have adapted to virtual screenings due to COVID-19. For all you animal lovers, music enthusiasts and market-goers, there are a few GC happenings that have adapted to the changes, giving you something to look forward to this week!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #166

Here For Hope

GC WORD ON THE STREET #166

This week, we’re spreading the feeling of hope. Keep on reading to see new happenings on the GC that will give us hope for a little normality in our lives and hope that we’ll all get through the other side of this pandemic!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #164

Business chic on top, pyjamas on the bottom

GC WORD ON THE STREET #164

How is isolation and social distancing going for you?! Are the days melting into one? Getting cabin fever? Forgetting to wear pants? Don’t’ worry because we bet you’re not the only one! This week we’re sharing a few fun things and events that have shifted to online, to spice up your time spent in the house during this pandemic!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #163

Hello Sunshine!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #163

We’ve all been taken on a whirlwind and adapting to a new normal, to say the least! The current climate has forced many events to cancel and restaurants to close, leaving us cooped up in the house. Even through this time of isolation, it’s important to look up at the beauty around us and keep smiling. Luckily, we’re able to lift your spirits up this week and rid those corona-blues with some good news and a little bit of sunshine in your lives. There are new local happenings you need to know about from all things music to Easter fun! Let’s hop to it!

Ultimate Local GC Business Guide During Coronavirus

GC's Guide to supporting local businesses

Ultimate Local GC Business Guide During Coronavirus

Isn't life wild at this point in time?! COVID-19 really doesn't want us thriving in the new decade, huh? Word on the street is... our beloved local small businesses are truly going through it with extreme changes because of this outbreak. Much-needed community support is required and fortunately, we can do our part in showing our endless support - even if it's from a distance!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #161

Heading full-speed into all things fun on the GC

GC WORD ON THE STREET #161

The Gold Coast has a never-ending lineup of insane entertainment - from all things fun under the GC sun that the entire family can enjoy, to a fancy night out with friends in spectacular settings. This week, we're riding full-speed straight into the new month of March and will guide you to all the mad events and rad venues on the Gold Coast along the way. Sit tight and buckle up baby! The real fun's about to begin.

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!

Six Fun-filled Valentine’s Day Ideas

GC things to do to make your lover swoon

Six Fun-filled Valentine’s Day Ideas

Ahhh, Valentine’s Day. It’s one of those days people (generally single women) either scoff at and rolls their eyes when the flower deliveries start appearing on everyone’s desks at work, or it’s a day where couples can actually show a bit of affection for each other without being seen as soppy idiots. Either way, the Gold Coast is brimming with fun-filled or quirky things to do with your lover (or yourself, if you are one of those eye-rollers) this 14th of February.

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!

GC Word on the Street #158

Just Livin' Our Best Lives

GC Word on the Street #158

With the mercury rising and the drinks calling, we're always looking for ways to slow down, stay cool and enjoy everything that summer has to offer. We're counting down the days until Christmas holiday's, but that doesn't mean we can't enjoy our afternoons right now - And with plenty of great shows, smooth sips and drool-worthy dishes popping up, we've got the scoop on all the best places to head to this week!

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.

Sanctuary Film Festival

Prepare For A Weekend Of Food, Movies & Good Times

Sanctuary Film Festival

Ever dreamed of taking the weekend off, grabbing your boyfie and your best friends and spending the entire time eating popcorn, drinking your favourite drinks and chilling out watching movies? If you're a film buff, an aspiring film-maker or just a lover of good times, chances are you'll love Sanctuary Cove's annual Film Festival - And there's no shortage of reasons why.

GC Word on the Street #154

Wine, Dine & Have A Dang Good Time

GC Word on the Street #154

One of the fantastic things about living on the Gold Coast is that life is never boring. With beautiful beaches, incredible restaurants, quirky bars and plenty of events, we've always got something to do, somewhere to be! With new restaurants opening, Timezone officially returning and the Sanctuary Cove Film Fest coming back for another year running, we have plenty to look forward to!

GC Word on the Street #152

Sippin' Our Way To Sunday

GC Word on the Street #152

Does the Coast ever stop pulling out ways to impress us? No, not really. We love finding new ways to break up the monotony of work, and with plenty of cafe's, restaurant's, bar's and events at every street corner, we're never short of things to do, dishes to eat and drinks to enjoy. From Halloween Parties to healthy brunch spaces, we know all of the best places to hit up this week!

Behind Dalozzo Art | Meet Judith Dalozzo

Meet One Of The Gold Coast's Best Artists

Behind Dalozzo Art | Meet Judith Dalozzo

The Gold Coast is full of incredible people. Whether it's artists, photographers, videographers, graphic designers and fashionista's, the Gold Coast creatives help to keep our houses, wardrobes, instagram feeds and lives full of incredible colour. We're huge fans of art, so we decided to get inside the head of one of the Coast's most incredible artists, and see exactly what makes her and her art so amazing!