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, October 20, 2018
E.g., Saturday, October 20, 2018

Thursday

1 March 2018

New path infrastructure to connect Gold Coast before Games

1.32pm

A new shared path linking heavy rail and our key sports precinct marks the Gold Coast’s arrival as a genuine events city.

Divisional Councillor Bob La Castra today opened the $3.5million shared path on Boulton Drive and Nerang-Broadbeach Road, which now...

New path infrastructure to connect Gold Coast before Games photo

Wednesday

21 February 2018

Last chance for businesses to Get Set for the Games

1.19pm

With just six weeks to go until GC2018, every business in the city is being urged to make sure they have their Games time travel plan ready to go.  

More than 500 business guests gathered at a breakfast this morning to...

Last chance for businesses to Get Set for the Games  photo

Wednesday

14 February 2018

Make the Gold Coast shine this Clean Up Australia Day

10.22am

It’s more important than ever for Gold Coasters to roll up their sleeves and help make the city shine this Clean Up Australia Day, is the message from Mayor Tom Tate.

Joined on Surfers Paradise Beach today by Clean Up Australia...

Make the Gold Coast shine this Clean Up Australia Day photo

Tuesday

13 February 2018

City endorses naming rights for Aquatic Centre

4.10pm

Naming rights for the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre (GCAC) will soon be on offer.

Mayor Tom Tate said the City will seek a commercial naming rights sponsor for the $41 million venue, following full Council endorsement today.

“The State Government has naming...

City endorses naming rights for Aquatic Centre  photo

Wednesday

7 February 2018

Smart technology driving budget decisions

3.12pm

 

Mayor Tom Tate has today used an electric rubbish-collection buggy to highlight the importance of community feedback in shaping the City’s $1.4 billion annual budget.

“It’s not always the big projects that people focus on. Ratepayers want to ensure they get...

Smart technology driving budget decisions photo

Tuesday

23 January 2018

Food, fun and fireworks on Australia Day

12.46pm

You’re invited to celebrate Australia Day with friends and family at the Broadwater Parklands with food, live music and fireworks.

Acting Mayor Donna Gates said locals and visitors could spend the day soaking up the sun before heading to our iconic...

Food, fun and fireworks on Australia Day photo

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