Live the dream - Live Large

THE SHALLOWS

What was it like to be Blake Lively’s doppelgänger in horror-thriller The Shallows?  To get the part in the $31 million […]

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OPEN WATER DIVER

WORDS BY PORTIA LARGE  The compelling urge of mankind to explore and discover has led him to go where no […]

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EDEN HEALTH RETREAT

EDEN HEALTH RETREAT | Currumbin Valley est. 1984 Photography & WORDS by Portia Large  Imagine a world where the grass really […]

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FASHION

WORDS BY PORTIA LARGE  I love design, and fabrics, and lots of things about clothes. But I’m not so sure […]

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OPTIMUM HEALTH

Time to spring into spring, shed the winter layers and get outdoors! To kick-start my spring shedding I did two […]

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BUCKET-LIST BALLOONING

The hot air balloon is the first successful human-carrying flight technology. For this reason, hot air ballooning had always been […]

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ULURU ROCK

ROAM where the wild ones live. THE NORTHERN TERRITORY – a place you have to see to believe… #letslivelarge PHOTOGRAPHY […]

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INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIA

PHOTOGRAPHY & WORDS BY PORTIA LARGE  Traditional hunting methods are still alive among indigenous Australians. To this day the women […]

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KINGS CANYON

PHOTOGRAPHY & WORDS BY PORTIA LARGE  Fuel up at buffet breaky, the 3.5-hour rim walk will test you with a […]

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VOGUE STYLE

When you look good you feel good. Am I right? This statement alone, helps me to justify my shoe collection […]

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CROWNE PLAZA STAYCATION

WORDS BY PORTIA LARGE  Nine to five bump and grind got you down? Maybe it’s time for a staycation! We are […]

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GIVEAWAY: SOUL POSE Yoga Festival Gold Coast

SOUL POSE Yoga Festival is on tour and the next stop is the GC!   THOUSANDS of yogis are hitting […]

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FERRARI POLO BY THE SEA

WORDS BY PORTIA LARGE  Turns out Ferrari’s, choppers and champagne are a winning combo! Yes, this time, the sun came […]

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CLEAN EATING ON A BUDGET

Through bright, colourful and positive imagery, Hannah Polites began documenting her active living journey on Instagram for her own personal […]

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FAST LANE TO HAPPINESS

FAST LANE TO REACH HAPPINESS by NIKKI FOGDEN-MOORE It’s called the 1 percent rule and in 14.4 minutes a day it […]

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GC600 V8 PARADE

Here are the highlights!

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VISIT WHISTLER, B.C

The Journey PHOTOGRAPHY & WORDS BY PORTIA LARGE  As I cleared customs and queued in the narrow aisle of the plane, […]

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SYDNEY SKY DIVE

PHOTOGRAPHY & WORDS BY PORTIA LARGE  #GIVEADRENALIN You’re not going to believe it… Last week I flew for the first […]

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GOLD COAST COMMONWEALTH GAMES 2018

AUSTRALIA has a long history of hosting world class sporting events, from the recent Cricket World Cup to the Olympic Games […]

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EPIC XCATS

October 1, 2015 LAST month curious locals lined to Gold Coast Broadwater to catch a glimpse Australia’s first XCAT speedboat […]

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HOW TO TRAIN FOR A MARATHON

Gold Coast Airport Marathon Ambassador 2015 My first Marathon… In the past, running never appealed to me. I had heard […]

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SKIPPING FOR KANE

What an incredible display of Gold Coast community spirit we witnessed this morning at Evandale Park! Galey from the 90.9 […]

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STILLNESS

WORDS BY PORTIA LARGE  My eyes were dry and sore, a disturbing reminder of my technology addiction and lack of […]

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ADORE YOUR BODY

It is so important to start your skincare regime young! In fact, I believe you’re never too young! Only around […]

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THE COLOR RUN GOLD COAST

Fun Runs are a great opportunity to connect with like-minded, active people in your area, to reach a personal best […]

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MOREGOLDCOAST.COM

  An interview with Australian Fashion Blogger founder Skye Giles for moregoldcoast.com: How did you stumble into presenting, blogging and […]

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WOMEN IN BUSINESS AWARDS

Providing a platform to honor outstanding and successful business women and industry achievers, the 2014 Gold Coast Women in Business […]

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ROCK CLIMB BRISBANE

Everyone is my teacher. Some I seek. Some I subconsciously attract. Often I learn simply by observing others. Some may […]

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ECO EVOLUTION

Often fueled by marketing, societies unhealthy obsession and pursuit of materialistic goods has proven environmentally detrimental and unsustainable. It would […]

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24HRS FOR CHARITY

VIRUS Action Sport Performance – Aust. athlete Damien Rider will paddle 24 hours from Coolum to Coolangatta to raise awareness […]

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TREASURE ISLAND

If you’re in need of a holiday your next getaway may be closer than you think. Bathed in warm sunshine and […]

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CREATION TO CATWALK

27 August 2014, we gathered at the iconic Brisbane City Hall in the heart of the CBD for the 9th […]

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POLO BY THE SEA

Polo is one of the oldest sports in the world, as it dates back at least 2,000 years. Today, more […]

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MUST SEE BALI

With high hopes to see the best of Bali in a short time frame, my sister Bianca and I decided […]

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ACTIVE ESCAPES

With trips booked out in minutes and countless repeat guests, Active Escapes fitness retreats continue to exceed expectations. Melbourne based […]

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CAUSE TO CRUISE

Last Saturday was the Goldcoast’s first Salsa Cruise in support of Guide Dogs Queensland. Can you imagine being without sight […]

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SUPS TO SUPER YACHTS

My obsession for boating and water sports was amplified at this years Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show. There was over […]

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BLUES ON BROADBEACH

Since 2002, the annual Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival has attracted over 450,000 people and can now be considered a […]

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BMW CHARITY BALL

Frosted with delicate decorations, the RACV Royal Pines Resort was transformed into a winter wonderland for the 14th annual Bruce […]

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NEON RUN GOLDCOAST

My first presenting gig for Ocean Road TV certainly set the standard high. The Neon was a 5km night time […]

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