Media releases

View the latest media releases from City of Gold Coast. Scroll through the list below, or search by keyword or date range to find a particular news item. To stay up to date subscribe to our RSS feed for our latest news.

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., Wednesday, December 19, 2018
E.g., Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Wednesday

3 October 2018

Saving lives – one community club at a time

2.46pm

The Gold Coast community continues to reap the benefits of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games with more than 100 life-saving defibrillators being distributed to community organisations in coming weeks.
 
The heart-starting devices, previously located at various GC2018 venues, were provided...

Saving lives – one community club at a time  photo

Thursday

27 September 2018

City secures another major sports event – post GC2018

11.21am

The 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games continues to deliver major legacy benefits for our city – with 700 athletes and their supporters about to arrive.

The Australian Transplant Games will be held across a range of City venues – from this...

City secures another major sports event – post GC2018 photo

Wednesday

26 September 2018

Mayoress Tate shares charity funds with worthy recipients

4.00pm

Gold Coast community groups are $315,000 better off with Mayoress Ruth Tate today finalising the beneficiaries from the 2018 Gold Coast Mayoress Charity Foundation.

“I thank every Gold Coaster who has donated to this important charity foundation,’’ said Mayoress Tate.

“Our annual...

Mayoress Tate shares charity funds with worthy recipients photo

Nature Passport takes kids on journey around Gold Coast

12.29pm

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to discover the Gold Coast’s most biodiverse areas.

Gold Coast families are encouraged to explore the City’s natural environment, with children invited to challenge themselves across 11 nature-based missions included in the...

Nature Passport takes kids on journey around Gold Coast photo

Tuesday

25 September 2018

Safety boost for northern Gold Coast beaches

11.45am

Gold Coast beaches will be even safer with the announcement today a new tower will be built north of the sand pumping jetty at The Spit.

Tower 46 will be built early next year and will give greater lifeguard coverage at...

Safety boost for northern Gold Coast beaches photo

Tuesday

18 September 2018

Gold Coast Tourist Park goes glamping

2.18pm

The city’s tourism offering has had an upgrade – with first-class glamping now on offer at Jacobs Well.

Gold Coast Tourist Parks have unveiled two new safari tents at the Jacobs Well Tourist Park, providing our 13.1 million annual visitors with...

Gold Coast Tourist Park goes glamping  photo

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