Topic archives: Gold Coast

Seeing red over a trip to the Gold Coast

Seeing red over a trip to the Gold Coast

December 9, 2011 1

I was seeing red when I boarded my flight to the Gold Coast. No, Alan Joyce didn't casually end my holiday before it began. I was staring at the red, second degree sunburn all down my friend’s back and legs.

When the Gold Coast lost its shine

When the Gold Coast lost its shine

December 30, 2010 16

For many Australians and international visitors, Queensland's Gold Coast is a magical place where beautiful men and women do nothing but tan their perfectly sculpted bodies, and children run amok the beaches, happily chasing each other and collaboratively building sparkling sandcastles.