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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 #137

Booze, Music & Good Times!

GC Word on the Street #137

Well June has flown the coop and July has come on by, but with plenty of good food, cold drinks and live entertainment, there's plenty of ways to help your week fly! Whether you're a foodie, a muso or you just enjoy a good night out with friends, we know all the best places to hit up this week... The only question is, where will you go first?

GC Word on the Street #130

Coffee, Food & Sunday's!

GC Word on the Street #130

Well, the long weekends have finally gone, Mother's Day celebrations are over, and we're well and truly back into the daily grind of life. It's pretty hard to find something more exciting than your first Monday morning coffee, but with plenty of food, fun and freebies in store we've got plenty of ways to spice up your week. From your Monday morning coffee to your Sunday arvo beer, we know all of the best places to go to shake things up a little...

Powerhouse Angela Fabian's Tribute to Queen Aretha

R.E.S.P.E.C.T for the Queen of Soul!

Powerhouse Angela Fabian's Tribute to Queen Aretha

Aretha Tribute Show by Angela Fabian at HOTA

We Knew You Were Waiting for Angela Fabian. There Ain’t No Way you haven’t heard about Angela Fabian’s Aretha Franklin tribute, if you haven’t, you’ve been Day Dreamin’ for too long!

Laugh The Week Away

Laugh Your Pants Off At Gold Coast Laughs Fest

Laugh The Week Away

We all know the old saying 'laughter is the best medicine', and we've got a serious case of the hump day blues - So what better way to spice up your week than with the Coast's ultimate comedy fest, Gold Coast Laughs Festival!

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 #118

Cafes, Creations & Comedy Fests!

GC Word on the Street #118

Can you believe it - We're halfway through February already! The New Year excitement has worn off, Valentine's Day has passed and we've settled into the day-to-day activities of life. Sometimes it can be hard to make it past Wednesday without a cocktail or two (or three), but don't worry - With a little help from a new Coomera cafe, a Comedy Festival and some seriously creative art, your week will be a whole lot more interesting in no time! Grab your gal pals, we're going out!

Meet The Wicked Cast

Meet The Ladies Behind Wicked The Musical!

Meet The Wicked Cast

We've all heard of the musical 'Wicked'. Hitting Broadway theatres in 2003, 'Wicked' tells the story of the two witches from 'The Wizard of Oz' describing how they first meet in the Land of Oz and their unlikely friendship that forms. Since hitting Broadway, 'Wicked' has been performed over 10,000 times, surpassing 'Phantom Of The Opera' and making it one of the most popular musicals the world has ever seen - And it's coming to the Gold Coast! Starring seasoned performer Samantha Dodemaide and Gold Coast local Emily Monsma, this production of 'Wicked' is set to be truly spectacular - So we've caught up with the stars to give you a taste of what's to come!

GC Word on the Street #116

Bavarian, Whip Bowls & Broadway!

GC Word on the Street #116

Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble... Boy, do we have a treat for you! The food kind, as well as a surprise! Click your heels and come with us for a magical evening in the Land of Oz, or grab your gal pals and head down to Caffe Republic for their perfect Summer cure. Need some extra cash? The Bavarian in Broadbeach has you covered too!

GC Word on the Street #110

Sips, Seafood & Shows!

GC Word on the Street #110

Well hello there, welcome back! Are you looking for a new place to hang out with mates, a new place to eat, or something to keep you occupied over the Christmas period? We'll we've got just the thing for you! Sip in style at the newly re-opened The Broadbeach, or grab a bib and tuck into some seafood at Marina Mirage's new Pop-Up Restaurant. Looking for an after dinner show? Head to Australian Outback Spectacular or The Star Gold Coast! Between fresh bars, pop-up restaurants and plenty of brand new shows, this week we've got it all!

Rainy Day Cures

Ten Activities To Save For A Rainy Day

Rainy Day Cures

Welcome to Australian Summer - When it's either scorching hot or pouring rain. Luckily on our end of the Coast we're generally blessed with long days full of sunshine, but when the Heaven's open and it starts pouring we're often at a loss for things to do - And when it pours for more than a day, we tend to get a little stir-crazy. We may not be able to go on long hikes or work on perfecting our Summer tans, but that doesn't mean that we can't still have a little fun on the Coast with these ten wet weather boredom busting activities!

GC Word on the Street #99

Crust, Cinemas & Fast Cars!

GC Word on the Street #99

We've got 99 problems, but boredom ain't one of them. Now that Winter has come and gone the Coast is full of things for the kids, the cats and the neighbours to do, with car shows, Openair Cinemas and Chinese theatre popping up right in time for the holidays. Grab your kids and take them to movies under the stars or hire a babysitter and treat yourself to a day out, then finish it off with Pizza at the Coast's newest gourmet Pizza Bar! Whether you're a car lover, a movie critic or just looking for a good stuffed crust, we've got you covered - And trust us, you won't be disappointed!

GC Word on the Street #87

Food, Fun & Theatre!

GC Word on the Street #87

I hate to break it to you, but it's already July! We've had six months of food, culture, events and fun, but it's not over yet. There's new Mexican restaurants, exciting new live shows and even Christmas in July! Grab your friends and your jacket and slide down the rabbit hole... You never know what you'll discover!

GC Word on the Street #85

Parties, Paintings & Performances!

GC Word on the Street #85

We're all about the crazy, the wild and the little bit extra. We love our food, we love our shows, and most of all, we love our booze! The brilliant minds behind Blanc de Blanc are gracing our theatres with their newest show, Deluxe Deluxe, and restaurants and bars all over the coast are providing plenty of food and entertainment to keep us going all night long. Stuff your face full of Chinese food at Lupo, wind down with a watercolour class at Burleigh Brewing Co or get your glitter on for an incredible night of shows... The Coast has got it all!