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GC Word on the Street #46

Eco, Espresso, Entertainment!

GC Word on the Street #46

The hottest combination of vintage, Rock n Roll and chilled out vibes. Spend your nights moshing, your mornings sloshing coffee and your afternoons washing out in the shade. A rustic rug and a good tree can become your best friends as you recharge down at your local market.

GC Word on the Street #45

Salt, sand, swell!

GC Word on the Street #45

The coast is kicking off another week of weird and wonderful events, from soda-making to live skating. Pack your car with all your wackiest mates and drift down to see some local talent. They might just teach you something new. Show ‘em how to party.

GC Word on the Street #43

Vibrations, vistas, vintage!

GC Word on the Street #43

Whether you’re a rage-moshing party animal or a cocktail-fuelled dance star, your weekend outlet awaits. Hit the bar and air guitar until Monday wraps her honeyed fingers back around you.

Gold Coast's Best Milkshakes

Shake it Off!

Gold Coast's Best Milkshakes

Winter is here, the flowers are growing (it's the GC), but still, no sign of boys in your yard. After last year’s disappointing harvest, you’re slightly worried. Will they ever bloom? Well, fear not, the Gold Coast is home to an array of sumptuous, satisfying milkshakes (damn right, they’re better than yours) that suit all tastes. Whether you’re seeking decadent delights, refreshing treats, or just a good old fashioned brain freeze (drinking slowly is for squares) the Gold Coast has you covered. Follow this guide, and your yard is sure to become a veritable hotspot in no time.

GC WORD ON THE STREET #41

Spectacuar, Sweet, Sumptuous!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #41

It’s time for disco dancing and sweet romancing, for clean living and lots of giving, for swinging songs and partying all night long. That’s right, Word on the Street is back to sweep you off your feet, and all you need is a sweet tooth, a sweeter voice, and an eye for adventure!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #40

Musical, Magical, Magnificent!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #40

You don’t have to be able to sing to appreciate the sweetest sounds around, but it doesn’t hurt! Whether becoming an official rock god in the shower, having the crowd eating out of the palm of your hand while waiting in traffic, of belting along to every word at a groovy gig, there’s no greater joy than nailing that high note and being high on life. We hear your tune, so sing loud and proud!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #39

Vivid, Vibrant, Victorious!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #39

To be the best you can be, you have to see the best you can see. Luckily, there are always plenty of amazing things to see in this neck of the woods (or should we say neck of the nest), so all you have to do is open your eyes wide, and take in the wondrous views!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #38

Fancy, Fantastic, Favourite!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #38

Have you ever woken up from a dream and wished it was real? Well, this week Word on the Street is making all of your dreams come true. Settle into your nest and let your mind run wild, as we pour on the glitz, glamour, and gold, skipping from Superyachts – which are even better than they sound – to more books than you’ll know what to do with, and a legion of lovely live performances. You deserve it!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #37

Tasty, Talented, Tantalising!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #37

How high can you fly? Some say the sky’s the limit, but we believe in reaching for the stars. Plus, once you’re floating around up there, you’ll have a pretty spectacular view of all the cool stuff going on down here – hotel room gigs, body painting, rooftop shenanigans, and a giant pair of flying undies. You bet! It’s just another day in the life.

GC WORD ON THE STREET #36

Radiant, Ravisihing, Radical!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #36

Roses are red, the sky’s warm and blue, we love our nest, and so should you! Sunflowers are yellow, we all love to eat, to find out what’s on, read Word on the Street!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #35

Memorable, Magnificent, Marvellous!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #35

You don’t need an Easter Egg hunt to find all the hidden treasures our nest has to offer, although stuffing your face full of chocolate is definitely never a bad idea. There’s so much fun to find that you’ll never have to look far, so put on your best pair of bunny ears and that cute fuzzy tail, and hop along to feast, laugh, and rock!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #34

Joyful, Jazzy, Jubilant!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #34

If you can’t hear the Word on the Street, then you’re not listening hard enough. These sumptuous melodies don’t sing themselves, but there’s always so much to write about. Climbing a mountain? Check. Becoming a mad scientist? No worries. Laughing until you simply can’t laugh anymore? You bet. It’s all as easy as do, re, mi!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #33

Dazzling, Deluxe, Delightful!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #33

Variety is the spice of life, which means your tongue will be tingling with spicy goodness after this week’s spectacular selection of music, art, and homegrown talent. Of course, if things got too hot for your tastes, there are always plenty of ways to cool off too. So dig in, dive into the deep end, and be sure to savour the flavour!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #32

Boistrous, Brilliant, Blissful!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #32

Living large in our nest is as easy as ABC – amazing, brilliant, creative. Well, this week, ABC stands for Art, Blues, and Cuba, as we take you on a scintillating journey from crazy Caribbean cuisine to sweet and soulful blues and lovely local art. You’ll have the time of your life, and it’s as easy as 1,2,3. So now you know your ABCs, next time won’t you sing with us?

GC WORD ON THE STREET #31

Feisty, Foodie, Fabulous!

GC WORD ON THE STREET #31

When it comes to our lovely nest, the party is always popping. Whether you’re hopping from store to store discovering hidden treasures, dancing like no one’s watching, rocking out to an old favourite, or indulging in a well-deserved treat, there’s always new fun to be had. Sometimes, there’s so much fun it can feel overwhelming, which is why we’ve gathered it all into a neat little package, and even placed an extra special cherry on top!