Media releases

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E.g., Tuesday, January 26, 2021
E.g., Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Thursday

26 May 2016

Monster Machinery Day is back

3.20pm

Unleash your inner child at the one of the favourite events of the year, Monster Machinery Day.

Broadwater Parklands will host the 13th annual Monster Machinery Day on Sunday, 29 May.

It’s your unique opportunity to see the huge fleet of machinery...

Monster Machinery Day is back photo

Wednesday

25 May 2016

Gold Coast has a new Junior Mayor

4.44pm

William Choy of All Saints Anglican School has today been officially sworn in as the 2016 City of Gold Coast Junior Mayor.

Mayor Tom Tate met his junior counterpart and applauded his community spirit.

“Our Junior Council members make a valuable contribution...

Gold Coast has a new Junior Mayor photo

Sweet rewards for successful young golfers

11.34am

Three teenage golfers have secured the trip of a lifetime and professional coaching as winners of the 2016 Mayor’s Junior Golf Development Scholarship.

The trio has won Emirates flights to watch the 2016 Open Championship in Scotland, a visit to the...

Sweet rewards for successful young golfers   photo

Tuesday

17 May 2016

Bike Week begins with beachfront breakfast

12.02pm

City of Gold Coast celebrated cycling today by serving up a free breakfast for commuters cruising down to Surfers Paradise Foreshore on two wheels.

Ride 2 Work day promotes the health, financial and environmental benefits of commuting to work by bike...

Bike Week begins with beachfront breakfast photo

Friday

13 May 2016

Beachfront events set for Broadbeach

1.16pm

The city has a unique new fully serviced events space right on the beach with the completion of the Kurrawa Terrace at Broadbeach.

The absolute beach front terrace was fast-tracked to be delivered in time for Australia’s premier tourism travel trade...

Beachfront events set for Broadbeach photo

The People’s Choice – Burleigh to GC Airport for Light Rail Stage 3

7.46am

Mayor Tom Tate today released results from the 2015 light rail stage three consultation – with at least 70 percent of those surveyed calling for a direct route from Broadbeach to Burleigh Heads and on to the Gold Coast International...

The People’s Choice – Burleigh to GC Airport for Light Rail Stage 3 photo

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