Acai taking over the Gold Coast

CAILLIN PALMERO Widely regarded as the number one superfood, Acai has quickly taken over the Gold Coast’s breakfast scene and become a staple on many beach side café menus. With its wide range of health benefits and sweet tasting flavour, … [Read more...]

Broadbeach welcomes world’s first sand hostel

From the 20th-23rd of September Gold Coasters experienced the world's first hostel made from 24 tonnes of sand. The idea envisioned by Hostel World and Gold Coast Tourism, aimed to challenge the perception of shared accommodation. In a … [Read more...]

Community spirit shines at the Gold Coast Show

JAIME-LEE WOODS This year's Gold Coast Show weekend saw residents from all corners of the coast come together to celebrate the local community. Gold Coast musicians, artists, dancers and businesses were showcased at the Bundall event which … [Read more...]

A taste of Gold Coast diversity

JAMES THOMAS Showcasing an exotic display of cultural diversity, the 10th anniversary of the Gold Coast Multicultural Festival has exhibited the often unknown side of the Coast. The festival intended to display the various flavours of … [Read more...]

Crisis Centre expanding for the Commonwealth Games

BY MONIQUE ST CLAIR St John’s Crisis Centre, Surfers Paradise, is about to undergo a massive re-development over January 2018, just in time for the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The Games are expected to see rental prices sky rocket on the Gold … [Read more...]

1029 Hot Tomato heats up

BY MONIQUE ST CLAIR   1029 Hot Tomato’s entire Breakfast Show has been listed as finalists for an Australian Commercial Radio Award (ACRA).   With the recent release of this quarter’s ratings, the Gold Coast’s number one radio … [Read more...]

BeachCare volunteers show sustainability spirit

ASHLEIGH PRICE BeachCare volunteers of all ages were out in force this weekend, making a difference on Gold Coast beaches in the spirit of Sustainability Week.   The event kicked off at 9am on Saturday, at Lacey’s Lane, Palm … [Read more...]

Pacific Fair paves the way to inclusion

JASMINE ROLFE   The owners of Pacific Fair, AMP Capital, had a vision of inclusion as part of the enormous $670 million dollar refurbishment with an adult change facility soon to open in the Gold Coast mall. The newly revamped … [Read more...]

The annual Inclusive Communities Expo returns to showcase Gold Coast services

JASMINE ROLFE The annual Gold Coast Inclusive Communities Expo event kicked off on September 13 at the newly built Leisure and Sports Centre in Carrara, as part of National Disability Action Week. Held from Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th … [Read more...]

Trail Blazing Tyson

By: ABBIGAIL PALUDAN Tyson Wilson, an aspiring bodybuilder, is dedicated to making a difference within his Aboriginal community by fighting to stay on the fast paced track to becoming the first Aboriginal male bodybuilder at just a young 20 years of … [Read more...]