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Five Essential Tips for Mastering the IELTS


For international students who aren’t native English speakers, the day will come when they must sit the nerve-wracking IELTS. This may be to gain entrance to a VET or higher education course, for visa...

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Digital Duck


Aquaduck is a well established Gold Coast tourism business that’s been operating since 1996. This year the company changed ownership with the new owners placing an emphasis on improving the quality of...

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Here In Australia


It’s not a vocation they teach at university (yet), but that doesn’t mean you can’t make a career from being a You Tuber. Juliana Medina is a Colombian student who’s had well in excess of a million vi...

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An apprenticeship with the City of Gold Coast is bringing Sandy Austin one step closer to her dream of one day working on snowcats in Aspen, Colorado.

After 20 years in the hospitality industry, Sand...

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Record international student intake for Southern Cross University


The world is coming to Southern Cross University on the Gold Coast. Fresh from topping the latest rankings for international student support, the University welcomed a record global intake for the thi...

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A Foundation of Hope – How A Refugee Rebuilt His Life On The Gold Coast


Pouriya Khoshnoodi is an Iranian who started a Multi-level Marketing (MLM) business from nothing by importing products and selling them in his home country. As the business grew, Pouriya travelled the...

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From Japan to the Gold Coast - A School Girl’s Journey


Alas, it has finally arrived! Being at the tail end of my schooling life is exhilarating, yet so daunting at the same time. It’s crazy to think that it’s been more than a decade since I moved to Austr...

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From Harvard to the Gold Coast


Yucheng Su was born in China and grew up in New Zealand. In 2012 his family moved to Australia and after graduating from high school he studied Business Management and Japanese at Griffith University ...

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Gold Coast Students Get The Big Picture


Last year Chris Boyd read an article about bullying in a local high school and he knew he needed to do something about it. As a veteran film maker with the Glass Media Group he knew that his experienc...

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This Is the Place I Want to Be


Leverkusen is a small city of around 160 000 people just north of Cologne in Germany. It’s where Kezban, Mahir & Lara Bozkurt lived until just a few weeks ago - now they call the Gold Coast home. So w...

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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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