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.

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Friday

1 May 2015

Road closure details

7.00am

The Disaster Management Unit remains on alert as the storm is tracking over the city tonight.

Some roads have been impacted by the heavy rain.

For the latest information on road closures and incidents, go to http://highload.131940.qld.gov.au/#southcoastIncidents or 131940.

Just two hours...

Road closure details photo

Thursday

30 April 2015

One big cultural feast at Chinatown Street Markets

10.00am

A regular Asian-inspired street food market will bring our evolving Chinatown to life next month.

The first of the monthly Chinatown Street Markets happens on Saturday 2 May from 4pm -10pm with a range of food vendors serving delicious cuisine from...

One big cultural feast at Chinatown Street Markets photo

Papua New Guinea signs sporting agreement with the City

2.00am

The City of Gold Coast and the Papua New Guinea Government have entered into a partnership to build closer ties in the lead up to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games™.

Mayor Tom Tate and the Hon. Justin W Tkatchenko BEM,OL,...

Papua New Guinea signs sporting agreement with the City photo

Wednesday

29 April 2015

Put a paws on cats roaming outdoors

12.50pm

City of Gold Coast is working towards a city of contentedly contained cats in a bid to protect our precious native wildlife.

Community and Cultural Development Chair Cr Bob La Castra said keeping cats enclosed was part of responsible cat ownership.

"Many...

Put a paws on cats roaming outdoors photo

Friday

24 April 2015

Lend a caring hand to our beaches this May

5.00pm

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 May BeachCare program.

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

Lend a caring hand to our beaches this May photo

Record numbers to attend Anzac services

4.00pm

Record numbers are expected at Anzac Day services tomorrow as Gold Coasters pay their respects to the city’s past and present war heroes.

Mayor Tom Tate urged the community to show its support for our servicemen and women during this very...

Record numbers to attend Anzac services photo

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