Father’s Day Food Truck Picnic

RUBY PASCOE A Food Truck Picnic was held on 3 September at the Gold Coast Botanic Gardens for Father’s Day. The Gold Coast Botanic Gardens opened their gates to families for a day filled with food and entertainment, all on Dad’s special … [Read more...]

Ballina Riding for the Disabled Celebrates Open Day

RUBY PASCOE Ballina Riding for the Disabled (RDA) has celebrated their annual open day on July 30. The forty-hectare property opened its gates to the public to showcase the work that is done to help people living with disabilities. The … [Read more...]

New technique to grow avocado trees could make shortages of the fruit a thing of the past

RUBY PASCOE The new stem cell multiplication method could increase avocado production in Queensland by supplying 500-fold more avocado plants to the industry. Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation, Professor Neena Mitter is … [Read more...]

Southport Chinese Street Markets

RUBY PASCOE Gold Coast’s very own Chinatown was on display Saturday night with locals flocking to Southport for the once a month Street Markets. The Chinatown Street markets are held on the first Saturday of every month up until November and … [Read more...]

Aboriginal Culture to be Included in the 2018 Commonwealth Games

RUBY PASCOE. The 2018 Commonwealth Games will have a Reconciliation Action Plan which will include indigenous culture at the forefront of the games next year. The plan to have Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture included in the … [Read more...]