Sunny weekend ahead for Gold Coast but comes with cold snap
Lucy Rees on 25/05/2022

Sunny weekend ahead for Gold Coast but comes with cold snap

After an absolute drenching over the past few weeks, Gold Coasters can finally put the brolly and gumboots away – but might have to pull out the winter coats in exchange.The sun will be out for the weekend, with just the very slight chance of a shower on Saturday but nothing but sunshine from Sunday

WATCH: Monster Machinery Day to take over Broadwater Parklands this Sunday
Carla Tooma on 25/05/2022

WATCH: Monster Machinery Day to take over Broadwater Parklands this Sunday

Broadwater Parklands will come alive with everything that digs, scoops, cleans and beeps this Sunday for Monster Machinery Day.Nearly 60 City vehicles will be on display, with locals of all ages able to get up close to diggers, excavators, graders, loaders, tip trucks, road sweepers, beach tractors,

M1 smash causing delays for northbound motorists
myGC on 25/05/2022

M1 smash causing delays for northbound motorists

LATEST @ 7.30AM | Motorists are facing more delays on the M1 this morning after a big accident at Upper Coomera.The accident happened in the northbound lanes between Exits 54 and 49 around 5.40am with two vehicles rolling.Witnesses report construction material have come off the back of a trailer inv

How to win $50K by simply recycling your empty bottles and cans
Lucy Rees on 25/05/2022

How to win $50K by simply recycling your empty bottles and cans

One lucky Queenslander will have the chance to become $50,000 richer next week, by simply recycling!Since its launch in 2018, the Containers for Change scheme has returned more than $500 million back to the pockets of Queenslanders by giving 10 cents for each eligible drink container – and now someo

Gold Coast drivers caught parking illegally to be hit with tougher fines
Carla Tooma on 24/05/2022

Gold Coast drivers caught parking illegally to be hit with tougher fines

You might want to start paying extra attention to where you park on the Gold Coast.Drivers caught parking illegally across the city will now incur steeper fines, with council increasing penalties at the end of April to align with other SEQ local governments and improve public safety.The fine for par

Trendy new cinema set to open its doors on the Gold Coast
Lucy Rees on 24/05/2022

Trendy new cinema set to open its doors on the Gold Coast

Dendy Cinemas will open its first cinema on the Coast this Thursday, as part of the newly-built Queen Street Village in Southport.SourceContinue reading Trendy new cinema set to open its doors on the Gold Coast at myGC.com.au.

Dutton to be LNP leader as Andrews rules out leadership position
Matt McDonald on 24/05/2022

Dutton to be LNP leader as Andrews rules out leadership position

Gold Coast MP Karen Andrews has ruled herself out of the race for a leadership position in the Coalition, confirming she expects Peter Dutton to become Opposition Leader.Ms Andrews had reportedly been urged to consider running for the leadership in the wake of the Coalition’s election loss.She later

Gold Coast’s world-class Wonder Reef to open next month
Matt McDonald on 24/05/2022

Gold Coast’s world-class Wonder Reef to open next month

Bookings are now open for the Gold Coast's world-class dive site which is set to open next month. Two local operators have been chosen to run tours to Wonder Reef, 2.5km off the Spit.SourceContinue reading Gold Coast’s world-class Wonder Reef to open next month at myGC.com.au.

WATCH: Playful new campaign to lure tourists to the Gold Coast
Matt McDonald on 24/05/2022

WATCH: Playful new campaign to lure tourists to the Gold Coast

A colourful and funky new campaign has been launched to entice tourists back to the Gold Coast as the city continues its post-COVID recovery.The new campaign uses the theme Play The Day Away and is set to the Fred Astaire classic with plenty of singing and dancing among a backdrop of the city’s best

Fire crews rush to early morning blaze at Gold Coast home
Rebecca Dakin on 24/05/2022

Fire crews rush to early morning blaze at Gold Coast home

Fire crews have rushed to a Surfers Paradise home after a blaze broke out in the early hours of Wednesday morning.Three crews were called to the property on Amalfi Drive just before 3.30am.It took crews less than an hour to extinguish the fire but there are still firefighters there working to clear