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Dubbed the “Formula One on the water”, the XCAT World Series is the premier international power boat competition. Speed-obsessed teams from France, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, United Arab ...
By Niall Roeder How do you see yourself spending a sunny spring day? How does wandering amongst 50 stunning sculptures along Currumbin beach ...
By Niall Roeder There’s been a rumour floating around the Goldy the last month that Stingray has something in the works. Well, the rumours are true. After the success of the 1, 2, 3 Tequila, it was clear what the people wanted: Tequila by the barrelful! So listen up amigos; starting July 23, Stingray […]
Looking fresh-faced all winter long takes work. The spaQ crew recently got together to talk men’s skin care tips and here are our top four! Hydration is essential It is important to moisturise male skin all year round but even more so in the winter. The cold, dry air attacks our face causing the skin to […]
By Niall Roeder Bright, vintage frames. Purple and blue tints. Smart and fun. This is Carla Colour’s debut range of unisex eyewear, in a nutshell. Carla Robertson, the television producer turned mother of twins turned sunglass designer is the brains behind the creative lens outfit. It’s hard to find out many details on the slightly […]
By Niall Roeder Spike Milligan once said “my Father had a profound influence on me. He was a lunatic”. This is something a lot of us can relate to having been heavily influenced by the old man… no matter how crazy he is! Each September Father’s Day rolls around and we let them know we […]
By Niall Roeder Where do you find suspension bridges upon waterfalls, adventurous boardwalks through dense rainforests and striking mountaintop views over vast, green hinterlands? Far North Queensland? Probably. Gold Coast? Yep. The Gondwana Rainforests are only an hour from QT Gold Coast and if your mind isn’t already blown from that realisation, it will be once […]
By Niall Roeder Jai Vasicek is a young, Byron Bay-based artist and shop owner. Decorative crucifixes, embellished tiles, painted pillows and mixed media canvases litter his creative repertoire. Trying to put one’s finger on his style is a challenge and much like his art, he is one intriguing fellow. Vasicek had an curious youth; it […]
By Niall Roeder How many 19 year olds do you know that have their own art studio? Since leaving school, Marcela Regalado has opened a workplace in the creative commune, Miami Marketta. It goes by the name of Sketches By Marcela. So now you know one. Regalado hails from El Salvador. She moved to Australia […]
By Niall Roeder The Goldy is set to hold its first lesbian, gay, bi, trans, intersex and queer celebration when The Arts Centre Gold Coast hosts the glamourous Glitter Festival September 28 – October 5. The celebration of arts and culture will be running for a whole fabulous week and will include cabaret, theatre, art […]
By Niall Roeder Most of us know Dylan Moran as Bernard Black, the hilariously unpleasant bookstore owner in the award winning comedy Black Books. The Irish entertainer is a dab hand at writing, film making, acting and of course stand-up, and is a massive drawcard to the Melbourne, Montreal, Edinburgh and Kilkenny comedy festivals. From […]
By Niall Roeder They say change is as good as a holiday. Sometimes we need to get out of the office and get into a difference space. Head space AND workspace that is. Somewhere to clear the mind, refresh the senses and refocus. QT HQ is exactly that. It is your office away from the […]
By Niall Roeder Self-confessed wanderer, Ella Fence hails from the Gold Coast. She’s an Ennio Morricone enthusiast and much like the great man’s emotive music, Ella’s brand of cinematic folk takes the listener on a journey. Over the last few years she’s recorded her debut release, Wanderlust EP, at Brighton Electric (home to The Cure, […]
By Niall Roeder We are bursting at the seams with pride to announce that, thanks to you, we have received much sought-after TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence for the following properties: QT Sydney QT Canberra QT Gold Coast QT Falls Creek Gowings Bar and Grill Bazaar Gold Coast Bazaar Port Douglas Now in its fifth year, […]
Here at QT Hotels & Resorts, we work with local growers and farmers and we’re excited to announce the appointment of Georgie Neal to the newly created role of Forager. With Georgie, we’ll be changing the face of the food supply chain to bring some seasonal and specialised produce straight from the producer to the plate. The QT Forager […]