Entries by Monique StClair

New major festival announced for the Gold Coast

A new music festival in Coolangatta is set to bring a full roster of stars to the Gold Coast at the end of the year. Travis Scott has been confirmed as the headline act for ‘Sand Tunes’, a two-day festival on the Coolangatta foreshore on November 30 and December 1. Other major acts announced already […]

A FREE whale festival is coming to the Gold Coast!

The Gold Coast is about to host its first ever whale festival, and we’re all invited! Organised by a local non-government organisation ‘Humpbacks and Highrises’, the FREE festival hopes to increase awareness in the local community about the need to care for our oceans and its inhabitants. It’s happening on Saturday August 31 at Burleigh […]

English competitor joins in Sun Yang protest at World Championships

More drama at the World Swimming Championships, with a British competitor following Mack Horton in a protest against China’s Sun Yang. The Chinese swimming star is facing an appeal after escaping sanctions for smashing a doping sample with a hammer. Mack Horton had refused to stand next to Yang on the podium, or even shake […]

Boris Johnson voted Britain’s next Prime Minister

Boris Johnson has been announced as Britain’s newest Prime Minister. The Brexit advocate and former London Mayor won a ballot of around 160,000 Conservative Party members overnight to beat out rival Jeremy Hunt. It comes after Theresa May announced her resignation last month, following several failed attempts to extract Britain from the European Union. She’s […]