Food News
Stock up on cheese, condiments and curated wares at The Golden Goods store in Palm Beach
Food & Drink

Stock up on cheese, condiments and curated wares at The Golden Goods store in Palm Beach

With no formal signage to speak of (yet), The Golden Goods in Palm Beach is undoubtedly one of those 'if you know, you know' situations. The nook, lined with curious condiments, pantry staples and artisan goods, is the latest offering from Twahn McMahon, who long-time locals might recognise from the suburb's much-loved (and missed) Small Stall, which used to reside along the Gold Coast Highway. Take a peek inside her latest space ... more

The Grocer
A fromagerie, patisserie and a bougie butchery – explore every culinary corner of Jones and Co Grocer IGA Queen Street Village
Food & Drink

A fromagerie, patisserie and a bougie butchery – explore every culinary corner of Jones and Co Grocer IGA Queen Street Village

In our busy lives, we have found that the weekly grocery shop has become more of a chore to avoid, rather than enjoy. Jones & Co Grocer IGA Queen Street Village is here to change the way we see our regular shop, transforming every grocery run into a delicious adventure. Tucked away in bustling Southport, this gem isn't your average supermarket. Gather your reusable bags and let us take you on a tour. more

Markets
Grab your tote bag and draft your dream grocery list – Market Day is coming to Jones & Co Grocer IGA
Event News

Grab your tote bag and draft your dream grocery list – Market Day is coming to Jones & Co Grocer IGA

While grocery shopping tends to feel like a chore – nothing beats scoring some fresh produce and artisanal goodies and elevating your weekly meals. In good news for fans of gourmet groceries, Jones & Co Grocer IGA is set to host a new market day experience from Wednesday May 22 to Tuesday May 28. This multi-store event will be transforming Jones & Co Grocer IGA grocers into old-school markets – complete with market prices and bulk bargains. more

Art
Be spellbound by BIG CITY LIGHTS* – an immersive visual spectacle coming to the Gold Coast this winter
Event News

Be spellbound by BIG CITY LIGHTS* – an immersive visual spectacle coming to the Gold Coast this winter

You might find it hard to believe, but there was once a time when the Gold Coast was considered void of culture. Crazy, right?! Thankfully, the times have changed, perceptions have been challenged and the Gold Coast is continuing to thrive, attracting events from all around the world. After a triumphant debut in 2022, BIG CITY LIGHTS* – an immersive festival that brings together light, design, installation and live performance – is making a comeback. Here's everything you need to know ... more

Event Highlights

Food
Events at Southport Sharks

Events at Southport Sharks

Drink
Country Music Double Headline: Max Jackson and Rachael Fahim

Country Music Double Headline: Max Jackson and Rachael Fahim

Theatre
The Mousetrap

The Mousetrap

Music
The Star Lisa Hunt

Lisa Hunt at The Star

Market
Annual Mammoth Country Markets Tamborine

Annual Mammoth Country Markets Tamborine

Community
Pacific Airshow

Pacific Airshow

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

Drink
Casa De Altos at Tropic Vice

Casa De Altos at Tropic Vice

Food
Apéro Chic at Room 81

Apéro Chic at Room 81

Festival
Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival at The Collective Palm Beach Rooftop

Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival at The Collective Palm Beach Rooftop

Exhibitions
Italian Renaissance Alive by Grande Experiences at HOTA

Italian Renaissance Alive by Grande Experiences at HOTA

Food
Pizza and Aperitivo Cocktail Masterclass at HOTA

Pizza and Aperitivo Cocktail Masterclass at HOTA

Food
All-you-can-eat dinner buffet at Southport Sharks

All-you-can-eat dinner buffet at Southport Sharks

Community
Live Kirtan at The Mantra Room

Live Kirtan at The Mantra Room

Food
Cheese Wheel Wednesdays at The Deli by Pepe Italia

Cheese Wheel Wednesdays at The Deli by Pepe Italia

Community
Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets

Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets

Food News
Get the dish on beachside delis, hot cinnamon doughnuts, dragon eggs and secret menu items
Food & Drink

Get the dish on beachside delis, hot cinnamon doughnuts, dragon eggs and secret menu items

A lot is happening on the Gold Coast (and surrounds) these days, almost too much to keep up with. The Dish is a rapid-fire rundown of the coast’s food news – quick taster-sized tidbits to keep you in the know and, perhaps, tickle your taste buds. This week we’ve got word of some delectable new menus, edible dragon eggs and bottomless brunch. Read on for all of the details ... more

Sips and sangas – El Ranchero welcomes a tasty new food truck called Let's Get Toasted
Food & Drink

Sips and sangas – El Ranchero welcomes a tasty new food truck called Let’s Get Toasted

Sanga, sambo, sammie, whatever you call it, the humble sandwich (and its crispy toasted counterpart) is having a moment and we are here for it. What's not to love? Oozy, convenient and damn delicious, it's a no-brainer for a bite on the run. If you too share our enthusiasm for toasties, we have some excellent news – El Ranchero (aka the the cocktail garden next door to Mo's Dessert Clubhouse) has welcomed a brand spanking new food truck called Let's Get Toasted, and you definitely don't have to tell us twice.  more

The Locals Next week: a Goldie local

Lincoln Lewis
You need to be able to give all of yourself to your performance, whether that be in a production or an audition. ~ Lincoln Lewis more

Weekly Inspire… Theme of the Week: Words of wisdom

Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere. ~ Albert Einstein