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Bao in the ‘burbs – Kemuri brings street eats to the backstreets of Carrara
Food & Drink

Bao in the ‘burbs – Kemuri brings street eats to the backstreets of Carrara

A lot of the new cafes, bars and eateries that we tell you about are generally in or around the coastal strip – there's no doubting that's where the action is. Though, we're a sucker for a suburban gem, so when we found out that Japanese wine guru Hiroyuki (Hiro) Okubo, who most recently held a position as head sommelier at Cabarita's Paper Daisy restaurant, was opening a bao and gyoza bar in the backstreets of Carrara, we had to take a peek. more

Events: What's on at the Gold Coast this week. Start planning your weekend

Community
Team Trivia Night

Team Trivia Night

Exhibitions
Let There Be Rock! at HOTA

Let There Be Rock! at HOTA

Food
Gold Coast Organic Farmers Market

Gold Coast Organic Farmers Market

Food
Frosé on Fleek at Cabana Bar

Frosé on Fleek at Cabana Bar

Food
Bundall Farmers' Markets

Bundall Farmers’ Markets

Community
A Sanctuary Cove Christmas

A Sanctuary Cove Christmas

Community
Things to do on the Gold Coast this weekend
Event News

Things to do on the Gold Coast this weekend

Pals, the festive vibes have well and truly set in! It's a rather massive weekend of events for the Gold Coast with Christmas events, markets, live concerts, exhibitions, food-truck parties and (so much) more happening across all corners of the city. From Pimpama to Tweed and everywhere in between, here's what's happening on the Gold Coast this weekend. Enjoy! more

‘Tis the season – A Sanctuary Cove Christmas lights up the village with a fun-filled festive calendar
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‘Tis the season – A Sanctuary Cove Christmas lights up the village with a fun-filled festive calendar

It's that time of year again – A Sanctuary Cove Christmas is here to kickstart the holiday cheer! The annual festive event will see The Marine Village streets sprinkled with the magic of Christmas, gifting locals and visitors with free family-friendly entertainment, carols under the stars, Santa photos (for both humans and pets), craft workshops, dining events and more throughout December. Here's what's in store. more

Shop locally, ethically and sustainably at Burleigh's new Heartfill Store
Gentlefolk

Shop locally, ethically and sustainably at Burleigh’s new Heartfill Store

We all live busy lives, so it's easy to opt for convenience when it comes to making purchases – which means that online shopping, mass production and fast fashion are constantly being fuelled. Yep, it's a wild world we live in, but it sure is reassuring to know that people like Corinne Russel exist. The former school teacher is the mind behind the newly opened Heartfill Store – a one-stop retail shop built on the ethos of responsible consumerism. more

The Locals Next week: a Goldie local

Maz DeVita
I hadn't addressed things about my past before, and I just had this real urge to do it and to explore what I had been through ... ~ Maz DeVita more

Weekly Inspire… Theme of the Week: Words of wisdom

Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time ... ~ Thomas Merton