Entries by Carla Tooma

Open your heart and adopt a cat this Valentine’s Day

If you own a pet, you’re never ‘single’ on Valentine’s Day! This week the Animal Welfare League Queensland will be reducing the adoption fees on adult cats, in a bid to rehome some lonely felines at the adoption centre. Melinda Phipps, AWLQ State Rehoming Manager, says Animal Welfare League Queensland (AWLQ) is hoping the Gold […]

WATCH: Step up to the Ultimate Stair Challenge from Sea Level to SkyPoint

Gold Coasters are being encouraged to sign up to take on Australia’s highest stair climb at SkyPoint Observation Deck next month. Not only will participants get to tackle a gruelling workout – there’s a total of 1,331 stairs to climb –  they will be helping to raise much-needed funds for local charity Rosies – Friends […]

Asian street food precinct to officially open in Surfers this weekend

Asian restaurant and street food precinct CHOP CHOP Surfers Paradise has announced it will be celebrating it’s official launch this Sunday with a special event called Adventures Through Asia. The precinct will come alive from noon until 8pm with dining enthusiasts invited to experience the food, drink and Asian street theatre. With the launch coinciding […]

WATCH: Bleach 2019 program unveiled

The Gold Coast’s premier arts and cultural event, Bleach*, has launched its 2019 program and it promises to be the most captivating yet. The eighth annual festival, which will take place from April 17-28, will feature a jam-packed schedule of events including large-scale opera, award-winning dance, eye-popping cabaret, free live music, a thought provoking political […]

Coast school launches Cyber Safety Initiative

A Gold Coast school has launched a new cyber safety tool to help keep students safe online both at home and at school. From today, Coomera Anglican College students and their families will have access to the Family Zone programme, which can be used to remove inappropriate content for safe searching, restrict social media and in […]