Entries by Carla Tooma

GC Uncovered: Meet powerhouse singer Nyssa Berger

Don’t let Nyssa Berger’s petite stature and cute ringlets fool you. As 1029 Hot Tomato’s Scoot discovered on Gold Coast Uncovered tonight, Nyssa’s voice packs a punch. With a sound like Alanis Morissette mixed with Sheryl Crow, Nyssa told Scoot she gets a lot of inspiration from 80s music.”I love the 80s. I pretty much just like […]

Anastacia reveals she was obsessed with Botox

Anastacia has given Botox the flick, well at least for now, after revealing she was obsessed with the cosmetic procedure. The I’m Outta Love singer opened up to The Mirror saying: “I went crazy for Botox in my 30s. I would get it done every three months. But right after my divorce, I realised I needed […]

VIDEO: Boozed up drug-affected schoolies are keeping volunteers busy

Alcohol and drug-affected teens are keeping paramedics extremely busy at schoolies this year. QAS spokesperson Justin Payne told myGC: “Significantly intoxicated people account for the majority of our workload this year, as per normal at schoolies.” He continued: “Unnecessary risk-taking behaviour is the thing we are most concerned about here.” If not requiring medical care, […]

Uncle Tobys fined over misleading protein claims in oats

Think your oats are packed full of protein? Well if you are a fan of Uncle Tobys Oats, you may have been deceived. The manufacturer and and distributor of Uncle Tobys Oats, Cereal Partners Australia, has been fined $32,200 because of misleading protein claims made on the packaging of its Traditional and Quick Sachet oats. Uncle […]

Four passengers removed from plane after woman ‘sees’ suspicious text

Four passengers were ordered of a plane in the US, after a woman sitting next to them reported she had seen one receive a suspicious text message. The female passenger reportedly told the flight crew on board a chicago-bound plane that she witnessed a male passenger make several phone calls in a language other than English and saw […]