Entries by Carla Tooma

The Star Gold Coast’s buffet restaurant to undergo complete transformation

The Star Gold Coast’s buffet restaurant is set to undergo a major transformation with Food Fantasy to close its doors from early July for a complete redesign and expansion. The restaurant will reopen in summer as Harvest Buffet with an increased capacity by more than 100 to approximately 500 seats, a new state-of-the-art kitchen and […]

Splash into Aquafest at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre

The Gold Coast Aquatic Centre at Southport is throwing a huge party for locals on Saturday 23 June to celebrate its reopening following the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games! From 10am until 2pm, the venue will be transformed into splash-tastic fun park for Aquafest, with loads of free activities on offer for both kids and adults. […]

550 men to put tools down for health checks in Coomera today

More than 550 men working at the Westfield Coomera construction site will put their tools down on Friday morning to focus on their health. In celebration of Men’s Health Week (June 11-17), Cancer Council Queensland, My Health for Life, Workplace Health and Safety, and Quitline, will offer free health checks, healthy resources and referrals to […]

Men’s health in bad shape compared to women, research shows

The rates of some potentially preventable cancers are more than 3.6 times higher in men than women, new research shows. Cancer Council Queensland reports the incidence rate of bowel cancer among Queensland men is about 38 per cent higher than for women, while incidence rates for lung cancer and melanoma are 50 per cent higher. […]