Coldest May morning on the Gold Coast since 2000

The Gold Coast has woken to the coldest start of the year, and the coldest May morning in 19 years. Temperatures got down to just 3.6 degrees in Coolangatta, while residents in Canungra woke to just one degree. Cool overnight temperatures have been on the cards for the Coast all week, with minimum temps predicted around eight degrees each night… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead

Heres a list of upcoming events on the Gold Coast and in Surfers Paradise for May (2019) and beyond Gold Coast Events 29/09/2018 – 25/01/2020 – Latin Dancing Under the Sails – Social Latin dancing with the best Latin music DJs on the Gold Coast playing a variety of Latin music to get everyone dancing. Open air, outdoors, beautiful venue… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead April

Here’s what’s happening in April 2019 on the Gold Coast. Gold Coast Events 29/09/2018 – 25/01/2020 – Latin Dancing Under the Sails – Social Latin dancing with the best Latin music DJs on the Gold Coast playing a variety of Latin music to get everyone dancing. Open air, outdoors, beautiful venue outside the Oasis shopping centre and surrounded by many… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead February

Here is a roundup of the events for February 2019 on the Gold Coast. Gold Coast Events 29/09/2018 – 30/03/2019 – Latin Dancing Under the Sails – Social Latin dancing with the best Latin music DJs on the Gold Coast playing a variety of Latin music to get everyone dancing. Open air, outdoors, beautiful venue outside the Oasis shopping centre… Read more →

Hottest New Things to Do on the Gold Coast for 2019

What to do while visiting Australia’s Gold Coast? Look no more, here is your mega-list of all the hot things to do on the Gold Coast including a swathe of free stuff, nature exploring, the must-see attractions, secret local scenic spots, the beaches and much much more. Follow the links to official websites and more info inc. addresses/open hours. For… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead January 2019

Gold Coast Events 2019-01-11 – 2019-01-11 – The Wayward Suns Live at NightQuarter – Conscious Aussie hip-hop, surf-rock, roots fusion band, The Wayward Suns are hitting the NightQuarter stage. 2019-01-11 – 2019-01-12 – Night Markets at NightQuarter – Unlock the flavours of the Gold Coast bite by bite at the Gold Coast’s most iconic food destination. 2019-01-11 – 2019-01-12 –… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead December

Heres our list of events on the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise for the month of December. Merry Christmas to all and best wishes!   Gold Coast Events 2018-12-09 – 2018-12-09 – Christmas with a twist – Come and sing along with us, and enjoy some contemporary takes on traditional carols and songs. 2018-12-09 – 2018-12-09 – Let there be… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead November

Here’s a list of the events in Surfers Paradise and the Gold Coast for November 2018. Gold Coast Events 2018-11-09 – 2018-11-10 – NightQuarter Spectacular Live in The Paddock – A mesmerising stage show set to surprise and delight. 2018-11-09 – 2018-11-09 – The Betoota Advocate road show at NightQuarter – The Betoota Advocate will visit each corner of the… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead September

Gold Coast Events 2018-09-30 – 2018-10-06 – Australian Transplant Games – The Australian Transplant Games are held every two years, uniting all those touched by organ and tissue donation for a week of sports and social activities. 2018-09-29 – 2018-09-29 – NaturallyGC Bushtucker workshop – Learn to grow, cook and eat a local variety of native Yugambeh country flavours in… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead August

Gold Coast Events 2018-09-14 – 2018-09-15 – Orchid Spring Show 2018 – The Gold Coast District Orchid Society will be holding its 2018 Spring Show at the Albert Waterways Community Centre. 2018-09-11 – 2018-09-16 – APSCON 2018 Gold Coast – The annual convention of the Australian Photographic Society. 2018-09-09 – 2018-09-09 – Sri Krishna Janmastami – We invite you to… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead July

Here is a list of upcoming events for July/August on the greater Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise. Enjoy! Gold Coast Events 2018-07-29 – 2018-07-29 – NaturallyGC National Tree Day – Play a part and join the City of Gold Coast along the Coomera River planting 3000 trees. The event is family friendly and suitable for all ages. 2018-07-29 – 2018-07-29… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead May

Here’s a roundup of whats happening on the Gold Coast this month – May 2018. Gold Coast Events 2018-05-23 – 2018-05-23 – National Simultaneous Storytime – Bring your children to hear this year’s National Simultaneous story, ‘Hickory Dickory Dash’, at participating City libraries. 2018-05-20 – 2018-05-20 – 7 News Gold Coast Running Festival – Featuring five distinct race distances, the… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead April

Here is the big list of what’s happening in the month of April here on the Gold Coast. Of course, the big attraction this month is the Commonwealth Games. Gold Coast Events 2018-04-06 – 2018-04-08 – Bleach* at Festival 2018 – Yargeh Wadjeleh (the language of the wind) – Yargeh Wadjeleh is a sound installation created by emerging Indigenous leader… Read more →

Gold Coast events for the month ahead – March 2018

Gold Coast Events 2018-03-03 – 2018-03-03 – Volunteer with BeachCare – Palm Beach – Come along to your local beach and make a positive impact by participating in some dune regeneration activities. BeachCare is a community group facilitated by the Griffith Centre for Coastal Management in partnership with the City of Gold Coast. 2018-03-02 – 2018-03-02 – The project room… Read more →

GC Commonwealth Games Last Minute Accommodation options

  The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games takes place from the 4th of April to the 15th of April and already many places in the central Gold Coast area are booked out.   Prices for the remaining available accommodation options have escalated dramatically with room prices doubling. So I am going to highlight some alternatives where you can still find value.… Read more →

The Top Buffet Restaurants on the Gold Coast

  Hungry? I hope so because here is a very special list of the top buffet restaurants on the Gold Coast. Including breakfast buffets and the best seafood buffets in town. Enjoy!       Waves Buffet Restaurant, The Watermark – Extensive use of locally sourced seasonal produce to offer exotic flavours of Asia, India and the Mediterranean through 10… Read more →

The Ultimate Top 20 Things to Do in Surfers Paradise

Unlike most other lists of things to do in Surfers Paradise, this list features attractions that are actually located in Surfers Paradise! It’s my list of the ultimate things to do in our lovely sunny suburb of fun. Best of all, these attractions are suitable for young and old, and family ready!       Surfers Paradise Beachfront – it… Read more →