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., Saturday, June 23, 2018
E.g., Saturday, June 23, 2018

Friday

22 December 2017

Southern Gateway in lights

9.35am

 

The first half of the city’s new public art commission is nearing completion and on track to light up...

Southern Gateway in lights  photo

Wednesday

20 December 2017

$100,000 annual energy savings at the ‘flick of a switch’

11.47am

Ratepayers will start saving in excess of $100,000 annually when Mayor Tom Tate ‘flicks the switch’ at Gold Coast Aquatic Centre today.

$100,000 annual energy savings at the ‘flick of a switch’ photo

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

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