Entries by Monique StClair

The answer to sweet v savory and hot v cold is here: Gelato Panini!

Never mind about Doughnut Time leaving us, Gelato Panini is here! Just when you were thinking ‘I’m never going to be able to indulge properly again’, My Gelato at The Oracle in Broadbeach saves the day with a Queensland-first dessert. ENTER centre stage, Gelato Panini! A sweet warm bun filled with rich, creamy gelato, creating a […]

Medicare bulk-billing rates higher than ever on the southern Gold Coast

It’s been revealed the GP bulk-billing rate is the highest its ever been on the southern Gold Coast. According to Member for McPherson, Karen Andrews, more patients on the southern Gold Coast are seeing their doctor without paying a cent, with the bulk-billing rate increasing to 85.8% in the first half of the 2017–18 financial year. In McPherson, […]

Gold Coast preschoolers can now learn a second language

Over 800 Gold Coast preschoolers will be given the opportunity to learn a second language this year. Thanks to the Turnbull Government’s Early Learning Languages Australia (ELLA) program, nine languages will be available to 24 preschools on the southern Gold Coast and almost 2500 preschools across the country. The $15.7 million program began as a […]

GC2018: Johnathan Thurston to carry the Queen’s Baton in Townsville!

North Queensland Cowboys star Johnathan Thurston has been named as a Batonbearer for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay. The Rugby League royal will join 104 other legends in Townsville in two weeks time, as the Queen’s Baton makes its way through the city. The four-time Dally M Medallist says he is excited […]

Luxurious new resort facilities unveiled at The Star Gold Coast

Ooh la la, The Star Gold Coast has unveiled a new spa! Known as Azure Spa & Fitness, the day spa offers guests a luxurious menu of premium products, treatments and services as well as a state-of-the-art fitness centre. Located on the pool level, its ocean-inspired design and vibe reflects the Gold Coast’s beachside lifestyle […]