Word On The Street #003
What's fresh, hoppin & poppin
The cool Autumn change is finally in the air & to celebrate this week The Word is full of lustful live entertainment, bites for the brisk season and a newly opened conscious-clearing whole foods store. Crowd around & dig in!
Mouth watering Lineup Announced | Splendour
If somehow you haven't browsed social media today, the legend that is the Splendour In Grass festival dropped their lineup and is exceptionally beautiful this year. Highlights include The Strokes, The Cure, Sigur Ros, Flume, James Blake, Violent Soho & Santigold. Full drool-worthy lineup available here
You can scramble for tickets from 9am, Thursday 21st April.
Free Coffee Day | Randy Wallhole
Brought to you by the luminary 40 40 Creative, Northern Gold Coast's most rumoured new eatery is showering us with free coffee this Thursday the 14th of April! Randy Wallhole is a playful new cafe decked out with loads of local artwork & oozing with character, located on Nind St, Southport.
Drop in between 6.30am & 8am Thursday for free coffee or anytime between 6.30 and 3pm, Monday to Saturday for a rad selection of Jaffles, Bagels, Cereals & good crema.
The Source Southport Opening | Southport
From humble Byron Bay beginnings, revolutionary waste-free whole foods emporium, The Source has opened their doors in a second Gold Coast location! Visitors to their decadent Brickworks store can expect a familiar minimalist set out.
The Source remains the only completely plastic bag & waste free buying experience on the coast & is open seven days for your conscious buying pleasure.
Sleek New Watering Hole | Broadbeach
The recently opened Bin 89 on Surf Parade is seriously raising the level of sophistication in Broadbeach. Wine bar by look, restaurant by feel, Bin 89 has an enormous alcohol selection & warm gentlemanly bar tenders who welcome you to expand your liquid horizons.
Open 7 days from 11am till late, find an excuse.
Hinterland Music Festival Announced | Sandalphon
In the wake of losing many of our beloved local music festivals, the disco lords have blessed us with a new music & arts fiesta: Sandalphon. Set in the lush Mount Tamborine, the soiree will run over the Queens Birthday long weekend of late October.
While organisers haven't shared a line up just yet, we do know the festival will include treasures such as a secret forest, sideshow ride alley, open air cinema, a lake, not-so-festival 5 star bathrooms, 'Dob-The-D-Head Hotline', markets and more.
Mary Poppins Cast Announced | The Arts Centre GC
Arts Centre Programming Director Brad Rush is thrilled to announce the cast for his larger than life 2016 production of Mary Poppins.
The charming classic will be brought to fruition with a spoon full of sugar from local Toowoomba girl Georgina Hopson starring as Mary & Gold Coast born twinkletoes, Max Patterson throwing down as the loveable Bert.
Opening June 17th, get your tickets here.
About the Author
Behind all that hair..
Small coastal town girl who thoroughly enjoys a glass of wine and her live gigs.
Adventurer in every sense of the word, greenie and seeker of new knowledge & experiences always. With a background in fashion & writing, she now calls Nobby’s Beach on the Gold Coast home.