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Rufus Green

Rufus Green

QT Life guest blogger Julia, from The Cubic Collective, talks about one of their fave Aussie Designers, Rufus Green… Local Gold Coast store, Cubic Collective, is home to an array of Australian brands. One of our most coveted brands is Rufus Green.  Although available in boutiques around Australia and New Zealand, Cubic Collective is one of the only boutiques [...]

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comedy

Look out world…I’m funny!

The funnest way to work off a big lunch in Stingray (OK, maybe second funnest) is to take your belly down to the Gold Coast Comedy Club and get it laughing it’s little self right back to thin again. Perhaps you fancy yourself a Jerry S or Chris R in the making, and think that [...]

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Kina Grannis is best-in-show.

If you are wondering what a lucky break mixed with tenacity and a dash of talent look like, then take a squizz at YouTubes latest prodigy, Kina Grannis. She began singing at the age of four in her bedroom to her teddies, and her career officially launched some 15 years later with her first professional clip [...]

Entertainment
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Bangin. Every night. Elsewhere.

This hip bar is best described by its own mission statement, so I’ll leave it to the experts; To support the arts and entertainment, providing the professionals from these industries with a suitable venue. To create an intimate, stylish venue that appeals to the mature drinker. To be a culture-rich, music-savvy venue for patrons of [...]

Entertainment
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Bumbles deliciousness.

Nestled in the heart of Budds Beach (only a 5 minute walk from the heart of Surfers Paradise) bumbles cafe is many things to many people. For residents of the Gold Coast, bumbles is the café where they religiously come each morning: grab the morning paper, nod to the barista signalling “the usual”, and plant [...]

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A hint of class (and crab) at Omeros Brothers.

Omeros Bros is a multi-award winning seafood restaurant which combines an enviable mix of simple dining in a casual, laidback setting. Sitting on Marina Mirage’s boardwalk go and enjoy the Gold Coast’s most iconic seafood restaurant, which not only offers stunning food but also waterfront dining at its best. Omeros Bros restaurant offers diners a [...]

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Tiger Moth Joy Rides…up,up, and away!

Oh my golly goodness wrapped up in a Hermes scarf and donning the signature leather helmet of the pilots of yesteryear. Yes – this is a dramatic experience. Yes – you will feel like you should be battening down the hatches (I don’t think I know what that even means). Yes – it reminded me [...]

Entertainment
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Robert Gordons milkjugs bring all the boys to the yard.

Thirty years ago, Robert ‘Andy’ Gordon walked into a ten by eight foot tin shed, picked up a lump of clay and turned his potters wheel. The Pack Track Pottery was born. But the story and inspiration for Robert Gordon dates long before 1979 and a rickety home made studio. Andy’s mother, the renowned Australian [...]

Design
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19 Karen is a contemporary artspace.

When 19 Karen Contemporary Artspace first opened it’s doors (2008), it was to provide an innovative platform for contemporary art by largely unseen Australian & international artists whose work has been rarely or never exhibited. Many of these artists are now represented and exhibiting by commercial galleries interstate and overseas. It can be said that [...]

Art
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Anna’s Cafe at Ashmore Garden World

Another off the track recommendation, this gorgeous café is nestled within the walls of a beautifully stocked and maintained green house. You sit, munching on delicious banana pancakes and a perfect soy latte (or whatever takes your fancy as the menu is extensive). It’s only 20 minutes drive from QT, and really lets you escape [...]

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Ross Noble = funny guy.

Arts Theatre, The Arts Centre Gold Coast, Saturday, April 14, 2012 Ross Noble brings a brand new tour, Nonsensory Overload, to Australia following the success of last year’s UK 160 date THINGS tour.… Nonsensory Overload is Noble back fresh from his travels, not to mention his own TV show, doing what he does best; spinning [...]

Entertainment
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One tough Unit.

Unit is the brainchild of Paul Everest. Paul was given two talents in life: the love of ‘art’ and the love of ‘riding’. Living on the Gold Coast, Australia, in 2002 he looked for a way where he could combine his skills into one distinct entity … enter ‘Unit’. Today, Unit is supported by some [...]

Fashion
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Platinum Nightclub is very GC.

With resident DJ’s The Stafford Brothers at the helm on their visits back to the coast, Platinum really has all bases covered when it comes to post midnight partying.  Since opening its doors in 2004, Platinum Nightclub has become an unrivalled symbol on the Australian club scene – and known worldwide as a recognisable club [...]

Entertainment
POP BAR - March 9th

Hot Chocolate on a Stick

Churning out a flavorful variety of portable ice cream, yogurt and sorbet snacks from their NYC shop, popbar has us hooked on a warmer sweet. The newest addition to the brand’s all-natural, kosher-certified lineup (including vegan sorbet varieties) is Hot Chocolate on a Stick, a treat as simple and sweet as the name implies. To [...]

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GLASS

Karla Spetic is hot and bold.

It’s Gold Coast Fashion Week, and the darlings of the local sewing scene are flinging gorgeous young things down the catwalk and debuting their latest collections. We’ve been following Karla Spectic for a little while, and we were anxious (yes we were that emotional about it) to see if her newest collection would live up [...]

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