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

Wednesday

30 August 2017

New cultural precinct amphitheatre a truly versatile space

3.25pm

The first look inside the Gold Coast’s new amphitheatre reveals a stage fit for a feast and a full symphony orchestra.

Fully equipped to present world-class performances to audiences of up to 5000, the Versatile Outdoor Space (VOS) will double as...

New cultural precinct amphitheatre a truly versatile space photo

Thursday

24 August 2017

Celebrating our city’s sensational seniors

4.29pm

Seniors Week is on again - from 19 to 27 August when we officially recognise and acknowledge senior Gold Coasters who have contributed so much to our community.

The highlight of Seniors Week is the sold out free Mayor's Seniors Week...

Celebrating our city’s sensational seniors photo

Monday

21 August 2017

Alan Wilke Bridge reopens to traffic

10.49am

The Alan Wilke Bridge on Stanmore Road has reopened (Noon) to traffic two weeks ahead of schedule, after repairs were completed to fix the severe damage it sustained from flooding associated with ex-tropical Cyclone Debbie in late March.

Divisional Councillor and...

Alan Wilke Bridge reopens to traffic  photo

Wednesday

9 August 2017

It’s the Mayor’s shout for a free cuppa

1.00pm

Coffee, tea or a chat about local issues – Mayor Tom Tate and Cr Pauline Young want to hear from locals at Justin’s Park today.

The Mayor and Divisional Councillor will be in the popular Burleigh area to launch the park’s...

It’s the Mayor’s shout for a free cuppa photo

Friday

4 August 2017

Lights, cameras and safety: 10 new cameras for Broadwater

1.36pm

City safety for residents and our 13 million annual visitors has received a boost with Broadwater Parklands securing 10 additional CCTV safety cameras and 32 pathway lights.

“Safety is our No 1 priority and I thank the State Government for partnering...

Lights, cameras and safety: 10 new cameras for Broadwater  photo

Tuesday

1 August 2017

Nominate a local safety super hero

2.23pm

If you know a hard working individual or organisation striving to make our city safe, be sure to nominate them for a Safer Suburbs Award.

Mayor Tom Tate is calling on Gold Coasters to nominate an “everyday hero” for the biennial...

Nominate a local safety super hero photo

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