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Get cracking in the kitchen this long weekend

Posted By Kat On April 24, 2014
Get cracking in the kitchen this long weekend
Long weekends are the perfect time to get creative in the kitchen with the kids. Here is a recipe for you to try out during the break - with a special chocolate twist. Don't feel guilty about indulging - it is a long weekend after all...
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Banish boredom these holidays with fun activities for the kids

Posted By Kat On April 16, 2014
Banish boredom these holidays with fun activities for the kids
As the school holidays begin it's essential to have a list of activities to keep kids entertained, rain or shine! To help you plan your days, here are some ideas for some child-friendly fun, whether at home or out and about in a different city altogether...
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Jive to the jams of John Butler Trio

Posted By Kat On April 14, 2014
Jive to the jams of John Butler Trio
If you're a fan of rock and roots music, you might want to head to Hobart come April, as John Butler Trio will be performing. It's time to get patriotic and support Australian beats. With John Butler on vocals, Byron Luiters on bass and Grant Gerathy on drums and percussion, this is going to be one memorable show...
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An Easter getaway to remember forever

Posted By Holly On April 12, 2014
An Easter getaway to remember forever
The Easter break is fast approaching, and with it comes the exciting opportunity to escape your everyday routine and enjoy a chance of scene. If you need any inspiration for where to go, check out these ideas...
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How to trim down your wardrobe before a move

Posted By Holly On April 11, 2014
How to trim down your wardrobe before a move
When you're moving to a new city, there's a lot to think about. Much of it comes down to the packing - choosing which items you need, how to get them to your destination and how you're going to store them...
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Love 50s and 60s nostalgia? Love Cooly Rocks On!

Posted By Kat On April 10, 2014
Love 50s and 60s nostalgia? Love Cooly Rocks On!
The sunny shores of the Gold Coast are the place to be this year from May 30 to June 9, when the Cooly Rocks On festival comes to town. Make your way to the Coolangatta and Tweed Heads beachfront for two weeks of all things 1950s and 60s retro, with a hefty serving of rock'n'roll, rockabilly and swing music to wow the crowds...
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Learn about China's history with dazzling Shen Yun dancers

Posted By Holly On April 9, 2014
Learn about China's history with dazzling Shen Yun dancers
China's history is full of daring tales, dramatic exploits and great deeds, and the renowned Shen Yun Performing Arts group is bringing all of this to life with a special performance on the Gold Coast...
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See fantastic flora in bloom at the Como Gardens Open Day

Posted By Holly On April 7, 2014
See fantastic flora in bloom at the Como Gardens Open Day
If you're wondering what to do in Melbourne with your family this month, the Como Gardens Open Day is definitely worth adding into your itinerary. Even if you're not a full-blown plant enthusiast, there will be plenty to enjoy when these historic and beautiful gardens come alive to the public for one special weekend...
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Cinema buffs unite at the Gold Coast Film Festival

Posted By Holly On April 4, 2014
Cinema buffs unite at the Gold Coast Film Festival
If you're a self-confessed film buff, an arthouse cinema lover or any other type of movie obsessive, the Gold Coast Film Festival is sure to have something that's right up your alley...
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Get running to the Gold Coast for the Ironman Triathlon

Posted By Holly On April 1, 2014
Get running to the Gold Coast for the Ironman Triathlon
Well, coming up in the Gold Coast there's one event Australian athletes can really get behind and that's the Gold Coast Triathlon - Luke Harrop Memorial. This event is dedicated to the must-respected Luke Harrop, a triathlete who died tragically in 2002...
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