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.

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Friday

22 May 2015

Commercial pontoon kicks off Surfers Paradise riverside revamp

12.50pm

The Surfers Paradise riverside upgrade has reached a significant milestone with a new pontoon for commercial operators floated into place today.

City of Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate said the $800,000 project was the first initiative of the Surfers Paradise Riverside...

Commercial pontoon kicks off Surfers Paradise riverside revamp photo

Thursday

21 May 2015

More than 2000 community listings now online

3.30pm

The Gold Coast’s most popular community directory has gone online.

Mayor Tom Tate said the 2015 Gold Coast Community Guide was now available as an online directory featuring more than 2000 listings.

"You can find local community groups and service providers and...

More than 2000 community listings now online photo

Lend a caring hand to our beaches this June

8.10am

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 June BeachCare program.

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

Lend a caring hand to our beaches this June photo

Tuesday

19 May 2015

Stadium-sized sand boost for Surfers Paradise beach

8.45am

Imagine filling Metricon Stadium with sand, to a depth of six metres.That’s roughly the volume of sand – some 113,000m3 - that will be used to top up Surfers Paradise beach this week, in a huge boost for the city’s...

Picturesque Gold Coast photography

New events space for Broadbeach

2.00am

A permanent outdoor events space that would service visitors and the community will be constructed at Broadbeach.

The Broadbeach Boardwalk Events Space will be located on the beachfront at the northern end of Kurrawa Surf Club and provide a premium venue...

New events space for Broadbeach photo

Friday

8 May 2015

Mayor cheers Burleigh beach win

2.30pm

Mayor Tom Tate has welcomed the announcement by Keep Queensland Beautiful that Burleigh Heads has been named Queensland’s Cleanest Beach 2015.

A firm favourite with both locals and visitors, the Burleigh coastal strip beat some of the most beautiful beaches in...

Mayor cheers Burleigh beach win photo

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