Entries by Carla Tooma

Ex-TC DEBBIE: Rolling updates on power outages

Gold Coasters are being warned to prepare for widespread power outages as ex-tropical cyclone Debbie moves through the region. As of 11.00am, more than 4000 homes and businesses were already without power across the southeast. We will strive to provide you with rolling updates on the blackouts as  they occur throughout the afternoon. Scroll down for […]

Gold Coast’s education institutions on show in London

Australia’s favourite classroom is aiming to become a global favourite when it’s showcased to international education influencers to promote the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay in London this week. ‘Discover Australia’s Gold Coast – an education experience’ is a joint-initiative between Study Gold Coast, Gold Coast City Council, Trade Investment Queensland and […]

Wildlife Wednesday: Jazzy the pademelon

Jazzy the pademelon is lucky to be alive, after her mum was hit and killed by a car. Dr Michael Pyne told myGC a passer-by was thoughtful enough to check the mum’s pouch and bring the young joey straight to the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital. “Jazzy was pretty knocked around – she suffered a nasty fracture […]