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Bill and Frank’s Excellent Adventure

07/09/2018

The landlocked city of Chengdu is one of Western China’s most populous cities with over 14 million residents. For a child growing up there the Gold Coast must seem like heaven on earth.

For the past ...

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Shark For A Day

01/08/2018

Winter, it’s the traditional footy season, although here on the Gold Coast there’s something incongruous about the weather. It’s a glorious day with the mercury reaching the mid 20’s and our Mayor’s S...

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Walking Between Two Worlds

05/07/2018

Jondayah Martin was used to doing well at school.

Growing up on Thursday Island in the Torres Strait as the daughter of a teacher, she earned high marks all through primary school – especially for En...

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Scholarship Winner has Beauty in her Sights

02/07/2018

Benowa State High School Year 10 student, Natarlia Collins from Ashmore, is a TAFE Queensland Gold Coast Aunty Joyce Indigenous Scholarship recipient for 2018 and plans to actively promote the benefit...

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SOUTHERN CROSS UNIVERSITY INCREASINGLY POPULAR WITH INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

27/06/2018

International students are flocking to Southern Cross University’s Gold Coast campus at an increasing rate, says Vice President (Global) Monty Singh. He attributes the ‘huge increase’ in overseas post...

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Architecture Student’s Inspirational Vision for Mumbai

21/06/2018

Mumbai authorities look at the Dharavi slum and see an eyesore of ragtag huts and open sewers. Dhruv Arora sees architectural inspiration and a holdout of authentic Indian culture in an increasingly W...

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Get the right support for your feet at Gold Coast student-led Pedorthics clinic

19/06/2018

Southern Cross University is offering student-led pedorthics appointments to the public, for an affordable fee.

The Gold Coast Southern Cross University Health Clinic is offering pedorthics appointme...

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The Good Life

15/06/2018

Francisco Barcellos first fell in love with Australia in 2012 when he landed in Newcastle to study English. After improving his language skills and a considerable amount of surfing Frankie (as he’s kn...

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A Tale of Two Cities

25/05/2018

Yanji is a small Chinese city located within a stone’s throw of the North Korean border, given its location Yanji has had a challenging history and while officially part of China, a substantial part o...

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Beyond 2018 - Kate Jones shares her vision for the city

23/05/2018

Prior to winning the bid for the Commonwealth Games back in 2011 former Gold Coast Mayor Ron Clarke said that the city would not only benefit from $2 billion in economic investment, 30 000 new jobs an...

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Overcoming Culture Shock
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From OP to ATAR – Queensland’s Changing Secondary Education System
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Ground Breaking Autism School opens on Gold Coast
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