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, November 18, 2017
E.g., Saturday, November 18, 2017

Friday

17 November 2017

Christine Anu headlines Mayor’s Christmas Carols

4.00pm

One of Australia’s most popular recording artists has been announced as the headline act for this year’s Mayor’s Christmas Carols, presented by Mercedes-Benz Gold Coast.

Multi-award winning artist Christine Anu will light up the stage at Broadwater Parklands next month alongside...

Christine Anu headlines Mayor’s Christmas Carols photo

Tuesday

14 November 2017

Builder brings cultural credentials to new Gold Coast Gallery

3.30pm

A construction company which has built some of Australia’s most challenging and iconic community and cultural infrastructure will deliver the Gold Coast’s new City Art Gallery.

Hansen Yuncken, highly regarded for managing the technically-challenging Museum of Old and New Art (MONA)...

Builder brings cultural credentials to new Gold Coast Gallery photo

Monday

6 November 2017

Bike share is here - at no cost to ratepayers

12.19pm

Pedal power will soon be added to the City of Gold Coast’s transport arsenal with locally-based transit specialist Transit Australia Group (TAG) awarded the city’s first bike-share partnership.

The scheme will come at no cost to ratepayers, with partners Mobike and...

Bike share is here - at no cost to ratepayers photo

Thursday

2 November 2017

New skate park features first ‘granite bowl’ for our City

10.52am

Gold Coast skateboarders face a new challenge with the City’s latest skate park featuring a tough obstacle – the ‘granite bowl’.

It is the first time a City park has had the bowl included in its design. The bowl, which almost...

New skate park features first ‘granite bowl’ for our City photo

City applauds community safety support

9.39am

The Gold Coast’s most outstanding citizens have received recognition in The City’s biennial Safer Suburbs Awards.

Mayor Tom Tate said it was an important day to celebrate the work of those creating a more caring and connected city.

“The awards highlight the...

City applauds community safety support photo

Friday

20 October 2017

Making Southport a globally competitive CBD

10.14am

 A program to revitalise our CBD to catalyse economic growth and investment in the area is now open for community consultation.

The CBD Program 2025 also aims to connect the CBD to the Broadwater, embed smart technology and embrace our outdoor...

Making Southport a globally competitive CBD photo

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