The Source News on Global Digital – 26 September 2019

Coming up on The Source News, major petrol retailer, Caltex raised petrol prices in South East Queensland at the beginning of school holidays, the release of the Mental Health Commission's 2019 National Report and its role in improving Australia's … [Read more...]

Local dancer becomes international success

Savanna Haenel

TIARNI REID Like many girls growing up on the Gold Coast, Savanna Haenel had dreams of becoming a star, but what makes her different to many other girls is that she was able to turn her dreams into reality.   The former Merrimac … [Read more...]

Addams Family takes on the Gold Coast

The Addams Family on the Gold Coast

SAMANTHA BALDRY A musical comedy based on The Addams Family is currently showing at the Gold Coast Little Theatre and winning lots of fans.   The show, which runs from August 21 to September 28 at the Southport-based community … [Read more...]

Swell Sculpture Festival hits Gold Coast

Prickles the Unhuggable Bear by Dion Parker and Andrew Cullen

AISHA ISABELLA ULSTRUP-HANSEN The annual Swell Sculpture Festival is back on the Gold Coast on September 13, turning Currumbin Beach into a very unique outdoor art gallery.   Family friendly and free, the Swell Sculpture Festival gives … [Read more...]

Gold Coast celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi celebration Gold Coast

MARENA JANSE VAN RENSBURG The local Hindu community came together at the Broadwater Parklands on the Gold Coast yesterday for the coast’s first Ganesh Chaturthi celebration.   The Gold Coast Hindu Cultural Association (GCHCA) hosted the … [Read more...]

Gallery promotes international women’s art

Esmeralda Maximo at One Arts

SIYAN CHEN One Arts Gold Coast is hosting an International Women’s Arts and Crafts exhibition this month that celebrates cultures from around the world through the art and craft of both emerging and professional artists.   The … [Read more...]

Flower festival a first for Gold Coast

Main Beach Spring Flower Festival

MONICA ADAIR The streets of Main Beach will come alive this weekend as Gold Coast's first ever flower festival hits Tedder Avenue.   In addition to beautiful floral arrangements, the Main Beach Spring Flower Festival will boast a range … [Read more...]

Orion the Trojan Sea Unicorn of Woodford Folk Festival

by Anna Dreyer With a starring role in this year’s welcoming ceremony as the whimsical centrepiece of the official festival program and posters, the Trojan Sea Unicorn is arguably the most identifiable star of this year’s Woodford Folk … [Read more...]

The Menstrual Revolution

by Jade McGarry “Half the world menstruates, so we may as well talk about it.” So says Fiona McKeague, member of the ‘Menstru-Revolutionaries,’ a team of women working to innovate the menstrual process and eradicate the internalised shame … [Read more...]

The Poets Breakfast – the most fulfilling meal of the day

by Jade McGarry 'Campbell the Swaggy' graces the stage at the Poets Breakfast Photo cred: Dylan Crawford Making an audience feel emotionally vulnerable by a group of strangers at 8AM in the morning is a tough gig, but the folk at the Poets … [Read more...]