Entries by Rebecca Dakin

Gold Coast Private sets new standard for hospital food

Let’s be honest, hospital food has a pretty bad reputation. Thankfully, Gold Coast Private Hospital is trying to make that a thing of the past. It’s unveiled a new modern menu as it tries to adopt a different approach to catering. Smoked salmon sushi Buddha bowl; prawn dumplings with cauliflower puree and edamame beans; housemade […]

Gold Coast beaches to be hit by large and powerful swell

LIFEGUARDS could be forced to close off some Gold Coast beaches this weekend as some large and powerful surf heads our way. The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a Hazardous Surf Warning for both Sunday and Monday. Meteorologist Jess Gardener told MyGC.com.au the warning takes in most of the south east. “We’ve issued a hazardous […]

Two armed teens on the run after robbing Gold Coast 7-Eleven

POLICE are on the hunt for two teenagers who held up a 7-Eleven in Burleigh Heads on Friday night. The pair entered the Fifth Avenue convenience store around 9.50pm and threatened a staff member with a knife, demanding cash. The male worker complied and the boys ran off with cash in hand. Police have said […]

Burgess referred straight to NRL judiciary over eye gouge

SOUTH Sydney star George Burgess has been referred straight to the NRL judiciary after an alleged eye gouge in the side’s 14-9 loss to the West Tigers’ on Thursday night. Burgess was placed on report for the incident on Robbie Farah which happened in the seventh minute of the game at Bankwest Stadium. The Englishman […]