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Movies You Didn’t Know Were Filmed On The Gold Coast

Lights, Camera, Action! Keep the drop bears at bay!

Movies You Didn’t Know Were Filmed On The Gold Coast

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.

Cute Dates That Won’t Break The Bank

Love is free and so are these dates!

Cute Dates That Won’t Break The Bank

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.

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.

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!

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.

Gold Coast's Best Markets

Local Artisans, Fresh Produce, Handmade Stuff

Gold Coast's Best Markets

Fresh fruit, veg, nicknacks, paddywacks, give a dog a bone, handmade clothing and enough trinkets to fill a house – what could be fun-tabulous than a day at the market?

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.

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.