Media releases

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Enquiries from media should be directed to media@goldcoast.qld.gov.au or phone 07 5581 7941. For interviews or comments from the Mayor, please contact Warwick Sinclair on wsinclair@goldcoast.qld.gov.au or phone 07 5581 5225.

E.g., Thursday, December 14, 2017
E.g., Thursday, December 14, 2017

Wednesday

6 December 2017

City’s first ‘tunnel art gallery’ springs to life

11.33am

A “tunnel art gallery’’ has been created in Helensvale – one of the most ambitious youth art projects undertaken in the city’s history.

“Amazing.That’s the only way to describe it,’’ said Acting Mayor Donna Gates at today’s opening.

“The location was chosen...

City’s first ‘tunnel art gallery’ springs to life photo

Monday

4 December 2017

School’s out and it’s Game On across the coast

11.06am

A unique school holiday program focused on the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) launches this week.

One program targets the Games with mini competitions based on some of the key sports to be contested next April.

Acting Mayor Donna Gates said...

School’s out and it’s Game On across the coast photo

Friday

1 December 2017

City launches largest summer events calendar in history

10.13am

City of Gold Coast today launched the largest summer events calendar in the city’s history.

“From the PGA Golf Championship on right now to the iconic Magic Millions Sales and Race Day, this summer is a smorgasbord of events and activities...

City launches largest summer events calendar in history photo

Friday

17 November 2017

Christine Anu headlines Mayor’s Christmas Carols

4.00pm

One of Australia’s most popular recording artists has been announced as the headline act for this year’s Mayor’s Christmas Carols, presented by Mercedes-Benz Gold Coast.

Multi-award winning artist Christine Anu will light up the stage at Broadwater Parklands next month alongside...

Christine Anu headlines Mayor’s Christmas Carols photo

Tuesday

14 November 2017

Builder brings cultural credentials to new Gold Coast Gallery

3.30pm

A construction company which has built some of Australia’s most challenging and iconic community and cultural infrastructure will deliver the Gold Coast’s new City Art Gallery.

Hansen Yuncken, highly regarded for managing the technically-challenging Museum of Old and New Art (MONA)...

Builder brings cultural credentials to new Gold Coast Gallery photo

Monday

6 November 2017

Bike share is here - at no cost to ratepayers

12.19pm

Pedal power will soon be added to the City of Gold Coast’s transport arsenal with locally-based transit specialist Transit Australia Group (TAG) awarded the city’s first bike-share partnership.

The scheme will come at no cost to ratepayers, with partners Mobike and...

Bike share is here - at no cost to ratepayers photo

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