Gold Coast News

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Get ready for the biggest Pan Pacific Masters Games!

Get ready for the biggest Pan Pacific Masters Games!

THIS year's Pan Pacific Masters Games will set a new record for participation, with more than 15,000 athletes registered to compete across the 10 days.

Thu 11 Oct 2018

Walk back into Gold Coast soccer at over-50

Walk back into Gold Coast soccer at over-50

REMEMBER that buzz of being part of a team, that moment of glory in scoring a goal or winning a match?

Fri 21 Sep 2018

Annie not slowing down on 105th birthday

Annie not slowing down on 105th birthday

BURLIEGH Head's resident Annie Sargent hasn't let being over a hundred slow her down and still enjoys a puzzle or two and a good book.

Thu 20 Sep 2018

NSW has the right 'Rhythmix' for talent show

NSW has the right 'Rhythmix' for talent show

JUST like the State of Origin - the annual Aveo's Got Talent competition has crossed the border.

Mon 17 Sep 2018

Pageant winner inspiring with words of wisdom

Pageant winner inspiring with words of wisdom

FREELANCE make-up artist Suzi Dent spent years making other people look glamorous and feel good about themselves and now it's her turn.

Tue 28 Aug 2018

Heroic teenager sacrifices himself to save grandfather

Heroic teenager sacrifices himself to save grandfather

A BENOWA High School student’s quick thinking has potentially saved the life of his grandad who fell head first in front of a moving car trailer.

Tue 14 Aug 2018

Friendship, laughter and learning all part of Probus life

Friendship, laughter and learning all part of Probus life

FRIENDSHIP, getting out and enjoying life; that's what members of one of the newest Probus clubs, North Gold Coast, say Probus is all about.

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Showtime for glorious orchids on the Gold Coast

Showtime for glorious orchids on the Gold Coast

THE day Christine Martin was given an orchid when she first came to Australia in 1980, it was the start of a lifelong fascination.

Fri 13 Jul 2018

Walking into friendship at home and abroad

Walking into friendship at home and abroad

BUSHWALKERS are part of a community that has connections all over the world.

Thu 12 Jul 2018

What's On: Gold Coast

What's On: Gold Coast

SEE what's on in in the Gold Coast to enjoy these coming months.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Dance, donate for community health on the Gold Coast

Dance, donate for community health on the Gold Coast

IN THE past year, the impact from projects and patient support services delivered by the Gold Coast Hospital Foundation has reached more than 95,000 people.

Mon 9 Jul 2018

Big plans ahead for new Queensland U3A president

Big plans ahead for new Queensland U3A president

NEWLY-elected U3A Network Queensland state president Gail Bonser realises she's taken on a huge job and intends to do it to the best of her ability.

Fri 22 Jun 2018

Volunteers keep milestone show alive in Mudgeeraba

Volunteers keep milestone show alive in Mudgeeraba

VOLUNTEER Brian Jones knows what to expect when the gates open for the 90th edition of the Mudgeeraba Show.

What a gem! Exhibition shows many 'facets' of lapidary

What a gem! Exhibition shows many 'facets' of lapidary

ANYONE interested in gemstones, crystals, minerals and fossils will be well advised to visit the annual Gold Coast Lapidary Club Gem, Craft and Jewellery Show.

Thu 21 Jun 2018

Fearless artist makes her home at HOTA

Fearless artist makes her home at HOTA

IN A coup for the Gold Coast, fearless pioneer Laurie Anderson will be the first international artist in residence at HOTA, Home of the Arts.

Volunteer helps winter appeal take flight

Volunteer helps winter appeal take flight

A QUICK look at the list of missions that LifeFlight has been involved in gives an indication of how vital the service is and how it relies on its volunteers.

Wed 20 Jun 2018

Birthday girl still fit and well at 100

Birthday girl still fit and well at 100

A LIFESTYLE that focuses on exercising and eating well has paid off for Elizabeth "Belle” Mowat.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

Assisted dying: ‘I wish she could have died like a dog’

Assisted dying: ‘I wish she could have died like a dog’

WHEN his wife of 50 years passed away, a Gold Coast grandfather was told she would simply go to sleep. But it was worse than he imagined.

Wed 13 Jun 2018

What's On: Gold Coast

What's On: Gold Coast

NAMASTE: Yoga Day Festival is a fun, free celebration of the United Nations International Yoga Day on Saturday, June 16.

Tue 12 Jun 2018

Raising dust and dollars in Great Endeavour rally

Raising dust and dollars in Great Endeavour rally

RAMY Filo and Morrison Duncan will get behind the wheel as Team Classic for the fifth year in 2018, raising "Dust and Dollars" for the Endeavour Foundation.

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