Local Legends

Mick Fanning standing in front of the Surfing Hall of Fame
Mick Fanning inducted into Australian Surfing Hall of Fame

Three-time World Champion Mick Fanning has been inducted into the Surfing Australia Hall of Fame.

Faces of The Gold Coast - Clayton Blake
Faces of The Gold Coast – Clayton Blake

Sometimes we need to carve out moments of fulfilment by actively pursuing what we love and it’s pretty obvious the creative passion of Clayton Blake

Eleea for the love of music and travel!
Eleea for the love of music and travel!

This is Eleea, a fierce, young musician making her mark on the GC music scene. She has a certain shine, a spark of her own sacred independence that seems to filter through each lyric she creates. She shared…

Elska… a pop harpist with real passion!
Elska… a pop harpist with real passion!

Meet @elskamusic …an incredible performer, pop harpist and all-time lover of life and an opportunity to spread a little glitter. One afternoon she shared,

Richard and Abraham… The Power of Story Tellers
Richard and Abraham… The Power of Story Tellers

Meet Richard and Abraham, proud indigenous Gold Coast creatives who built and now coordinate an incredibly creative film maker’s space situated in Burleigh

Tiana Still Teaching with Heart - Faces of the Gold Coast
Tiana Still Teaching with Heart – Faces of the Gold Coast

Meet Tiana, a high school teacher, one of those essential workers who fronted up to work each day during Covid-19 restrictions

Big Winners of the Gold Coast Music Awards
Big Winners of the Gold Coast Music Awards

Thousands gathered virtually last week in COVID-19 style to celebrate the sixth annual Gold Coast Music Awards from their loungerooms.

Charlotte a nurse & princess - Faces of the Gold Coast
Charlotte a nurse & princess – Faces of the Gold Coast

Meet Charlotte an oncology nurse at the Gold Coast University Hospital where she works tirelessly for her patients, changing lives on the front line and I adore her for that.

Faces of the Gold Coast - Eva Milic… authenticity with a side of sneakers!
Faces of the Gold Coast – Eva Milic… authenticity with a side of sneakers!

Celebrating Eva Milic is easy and it has nothing to do with her illustrious journalism career. It’s about the way she keeps it all real

Faces of the Gold Coast - Tania Blanchard Creative
Faces of the Gold Coast – Tania Blanchard

The Colour Queen! meet Tania Blanchard Creative. Art breathes art and Inspiration fuels the buzz of imagination is bound to strike anyone in its path.

Faces of the Gold Coast with Lexie the Ordinary Mum

If we’re not careful, we’ll grow to believe a false kind of perfection but sometimes we meet people just being people and thats refreshing and Lexie.

Faces of the Gold Coast -Firefighter Bruce

This is Bruce, a firefighter for the past 32 years. We asked him for his thoughts…”It’s tough right now. These fires are bad and the public is able to see it

Gold Coaster Revie Schulz raises $43k for WIRES with 1000 Lunges

Local legend Revie Schulz has smashed her fundraising target and challenge completing 1000 lunges with her hubby on Burleigh Beach raising funds for WIRES

Taking to the world with Dwayne Martens

We catch up with Dwayne Martens the founder of Amazonia Australia’s number one organic superfood brand, started from discoveries to better his own health

Faces of the Gold Coast - Wendy Coombe of Animal Therapies
Faces of the Gold Coast – Wendy Coombe of Animal Therapies

The fact I have not heard about Wendy and her fast-growing charity Animal Therapies bewilders me. Why do we know so little about each other in this city?

Faces of the Gold Coast – Dr Olaf

Meeting with Dr Olaf, a true animal whisperer who’s been studying whale research for over a decade.

Faces of The Gold Coast – Queens of Kindness

Meet Tammy from “Formally Yours” and Carol from “Gift of the Gown” working tirelessly to clothe our year teens for their formals without any mention of $$

Faces of the Gold Coast – Cara Sanders

There are so many beautiful things to admire in life but today ‘art’ made the…