Entries by Monique StClair

2020 Global Wave Conference to come to Gold Coast

One of the world’s largest surf conferences is coming to the Gold Coast next year. It’s the sixth biennial Global Wave Conference, and it’s been locked in for the Gold Coast from February 10-15, 2020. The Gold Coast World Surfing Reserve won the rights to host the event, bringing the conference to Australia for the […]

UPDATE: M1 lanes reopened through Beenleigh after car fire

Update @1.00pm: Northbound lanes on the M1 through Beenleigh are now open again, after a car fire incident closed them temporarily. The fire was quickly extinguished and the car has been removed from the motorway. It’s believed a car burst into flames while on the back of a tow truck. There are still heavy delays heading […]

Two Qld men charged over attempted armed robbery in Byron Bay

Two Queensland men have been charged after an attempted armed robbery in Byron Bay. Emergency services were called to a motel on Bangalow Road around 8.30pm on Sunday night, after residents reported suspicious behaviour. Initial reports suggested that two men – armed with a gun – were threatening residents. When police arrived at the scene, […]

Hyde Paradiso now open in Surfers Paradise

Hyde Paradiso is finally here, and our mouths are watering at 9.00am. It’s the Gold Coast’s new premium lunch and dinner venue, bringing food and dining options from arguably the best food and wine area in the world. Basically… Greek, Turkish, Moroccan, Lebanese and Italian cuisines have come together in one snazzy location (beachfront of […]