Food News
Irish bar Finn McCool's brings stouts, stews and smooth whiskey to Surfers Paradise
Food & Drink

Irish bar Finn McCool’s brings stouts, stews and smooth whiskey to Surfers Paradise

If you're a local, then chances are you have wound up at Surfers Paradise Irish bar Fiddlers Green at least once in your life, and (to put it simply) you either loved it or you didn't. In August last year, the doors to the popular night hang closed, with hospitality firm Hallmark Group swooping in to give the space a new lease on life. A multi-million-dollar transformation wrapped up just before Christmas, with the group unveiling the coast's newest Irish bar and restaurant, Finn McCool's. more

The Grocer
Stone & Wood’s Pacific Ale gets the tinnie treatment to celebrate ten years of brews
Food & Drink

Stone & Wood’s Pacific Ale gets the tinnie treatment to celebrate ten years of brews

It’s hard to believe that it was ten long years since the first kegs of Stone & Wood’s now-iconic Pacific Ale rolled out of the indie Byron Bay brewery. The beer’s cult favourite status was cemented early on – the combination of big fruity hops, cloudy haze and a refreshing finish makes it the perfect potion for our steamy summers. To celebrate its anniversary, Stone & Wood is giving Pacific Ale the tinnie treatment with a permanent range of cans. more

Event Highlights

Community
Team Trivia Night

Team Trivia Night

Kids
Pop-up Summer Playground at Tweed City Shopping Centre

Pop-up Summer Playground at Tweed City Shopping Centre

Food
Australia Day at The Star

Australia Day at The Star

Food
Australia Day Bash at NightQuarter

Australia Day Bash at NightQuarter

Community
Australia Day at Sharks

Australia Day at Sharks

Kids
GCAC Australia Day Pool Party

GCAC Australia Day Pool Party

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

Exhibitions
Live and Local: Gold Coast Music Photography at HOTA

Live and Local: Gold Coast Music Photography at HOTA

Food
Summer Pop-Up Bars at The Star

Summer Pop-Up Bars at The Star

Exhibitions
Let There Be Rock! at HOTA

Let There Be Rock! at HOTA

Kids
The Big Wedgie

The Big Wedgie

Free
Long Weekend Summer Party at Topgolf

Long Weekend Summer Party at Topgolf

Community
Graze on the Green at Links Hope Island

Graze on the Green at Links Hope Island

Food
Gold Coast Organic Farmers Market

Gold Coast Organic Farmers Market

Food
Frosé on Fleek at Cabana Bar

Frosé on Fleek at Cabana Bar

Music
Seaside Sounds Kirra 2019

Seaside Sounds Kirra 2019

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

Things to do on the Gold Coast this weekend

If you were hoping for a quiet weekend, then think again – there is so much happening across all corners of the Gold Coast and you won't want to miss any of the action! From ice-cream festivals to drag shows, speed dating and rock concerts, here's a run-down of what's on this weekend. Enjoy, pals! more

Interiors
The self-balancing lamp bringing sleek, chic design to the table
Design

The self-balancing lamp bringing sleek, chic design to the table

Finding the perfect lighting solutions for your home can be a pretty hard task. Do you go for form and function over aesthetics? Do you want something bright or a more subdued light? Well, the brains at Herston have developed a lamp that truly personifies the best elements of design – without skimping on functionality. more

Clothing
Genkstasy leads the non-binary fashion revolution with bright, bold and feel-good threads
Gentlefolk

Genkstasy leads the non-binary fashion revolution with bright, bold and feel-good threads

The strict gendering of clothing can be a pretty serious drag – after all, it’s 2019 and people should be free to wear whatever the heck they want. While unisex clothing is a step in the right direction when it comes to inclusion, the legends at Genkstasy are doing you one better – welcome to the non-binary clothing revolution! This Brisbane-based brand is blazing a trail in the fashion industry, filling a gaping hole in the market for inclusive casual-cool streetwear that doesn’t conform. 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