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., Sunday, July 21, 2019
E.g., Sunday, July 21, 2019

Friday

19 July 2019

Now’s the time to say I CAN

1.35pm

I CAN – that’s the message to Gold Coasters who want to feel active and healthy.

Mayor Tom Tate, together with Titans player Jai Arrow and Suns player Sam Collins, joined in the pilates class at Carrara to launch the City’s...

Now’s the time to say I CAN  photo

Thursday

18 July 2019

City’s multi-million dollar commitment to Gold Coast beaches

11.11am

It’s full steam ahead for the City’s ongoing coastal protection program, with construction underway on the $18.2 million Palm Beach Artificial Reef and the $1.1 million Kurrawa Park seawall at Broadbeach.  

Mayor Tom Tate said the City’s ongoing investment into the...

Picturesque Gold Coast photography

Wednesday

17 July 2019

Next wave of free Wi-Fi rolls into Chevron Island

12.16pm
The City’s Surf Network has hit the streets of Chevron Island, with residents and visitors now able to access free, high-speed Wi-Fi along Thomas Drive.
 
Users will be connected to speeds close to 30mbs, fast enough to watch two Netflix movies...
Picturesque Gold Coast photography

Thursday

4 July 2019

How can we make life easier for you?

1.36pm

As the provider of around 800 services to our local community, City of Gold Coast is inviting you to have your say on your experience as a customer.                          ...

How can we make life easier for you?  photo

Tuesday

2 July 2019

Inroads to reducing landfill

11.04am

 

Recycled materials like glass, rubber tyres and plastic car bumpers are being transformed into roads and reducing the amount of new materials required for road construction.

In a City first trial, a new 410 metre section of KP McGrath Drive in...

Inroads to reducing landfill photo

Thursday

27 June 2019

Ready, Set, Give! Gold Coast ready for blood donor challenge

11.15am

City of Gold Coast is ready to up the ante in this year’s Australian Red Cross Blood Service Councils Challenge.

Launching next week, the City will compete against other Councils around the country to save the most lives through blood and...

Ready, Set, Give! Gold Coast ready for blood donor challenge photo

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