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, November 14, 2018
E.g., Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Monday

27 July 2015

Lend a caring hand to our beaches in August

11.25am

City of Gold Coast and the Griffith Centre for Coastal Management are calling on residents, students and schools to lend a caring hand as part of the August BeachCare program.

Volunteers will be planting native dune plants, removing weeds and picking...

Lend a caring hand to our beaches in August photo

Friday

17 July 2015

Getting Active & Healthy with yoga in the sky

10.00am

Now into its 10th year, the City’s Active & Healthy program launched its latest lifestyle guide at the Gold Coast’s highest yoga class early today.

Held at Q1’s Skypoint bright and early this morning, residents enjoyed a yoga class accompanied by...

Getting Active & Healthy with yoga in the sky photo

Wednesday

15 July 2015

City takes centre stage with new online media centre

4.04pm

City of Gold Coast has today launched its first interactive on-line media centre.

This site - news.cityofgoldcoast.com.au – brings together all video, audio, pictorial and written content on the one site as well as live social media posts and Twitter feeds.

It...

City takes centre stage with new online media centre photo

Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award finalists named

9.43am

The hunt for the next generation of inventors, digital developers, innovators and entrepreneurs continues, with the announcement of the 12 finalists in the 2015 Mayor's Telstra Technology Award. 

The Southport School leads the pack with three finalist teams, followed by...

Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award finalists named photo

Friday

10 July 2015

Major funding boost for local arts

3.00am

The City is investing $200,000 to give five local arts and culture groups a huge boost. 

The Accelerate Triennial Grants program will help build their capacity to grow and deliver high-quality cultural products for the community.

Mayor Tom Tate said the three-year...

Major funding boost for local arts  photo

Thursday

9 July 2015

City of Gold Coast transforms payment service delivery

12.00pm

The City of Gold Coast in partnership with the Commonwealth Bank is transforming the way residents are able to pay their rates and water with the introduction of a new self-service payment kiosk at Elanora and Runaway Bay libraries. 

Made possible...

City of Gold Coast transforms payment service delivery  photo

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