Latest Gold Coast, Queensland Stories

2013-01-15 23:04:24

One of Australia's top digital interactive websites and application developers, Howler Digital, has just relocated to an architectural award winning building on the Gold Coast. (PRWEB) January 15, 2013 Howler Digital is an application developing company and owns a prestigious interactive site which has provided quality services, mostly to the Australian public. Their outstanding service activity has helped them receive a nomination for the best 2012 website awards. Recently, the company has...

2012-03-02 08:00:00

Mirvac Hotels & Resorts offer exciting new Queensland conference venues in the Gold Coast and Palm Cove. Queensland, Australia (PRWEB) March 02, 2012 Sea Temple Surfers Paradise With sleek, modern décor, natural light, state-of-the-art audio visual facilities, indoor and outdoor pools, BBQ and unique break-out areas, the brand new 5-star Sea Temple Surfers Paradise is unlike any other property on the Gold Coast. The perfect Gold Coast conference location for PCOs planning...

2009-11-16 07:00:00

MARIETTA, Ga., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Guests will find themselves wiggling with excitement as Six Flags White Water introduces its newest attraction in May 2010. The largest water park in the Southeast will transform into the wiggliest and wettest family destination with the introduction of North America's first Wiggles Water World. The Wiggles are the world's #1 preschool entertainers, having sold more than 23 million videos and 7 million CDs worldwide. Wiggles Water World will boast...

2006-04-27 14:07:36

By Michael Perry SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian hippies in the 1970s flocked to the east coast surf town of Byron Bay to smoke drugs and create an alternative lifestyle. Now, the rest of Australia has finally realized the attraction of a "Seachange." It's the start of a major shift, popularized by a hit television series of that name where people downsize their homes and jobs in cities for a quieter life in coastal towns. "The Seachange shift involves a substantial change in the...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).