Media releases

View the latest media releases from City of Gold Coast.

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Thursday

8 April 2021

City Support hubs to open

12.31pm

The City will this weekend open community support hubs – to assist residents dealing with issues associated with Covid-19 and social isolation.

“We have not beaten the challenges of Covid-19, but there is light at the end of the tunnel,’’ said...

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Wednesday

24 March 2021

UPDATE - 4.30pm Wednesday 24 March 2021

4.13pm

Latest information as at 2pm Thursday 25 March 2021

A moderate flood warning is in place for the Logan Albert River basin  http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/flood/logan-albert-river-basin.shtml

No other severe weather warnings are in place for the Gold Coast.

 

***** This information is no longer current****

A major flood...

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SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE - Wednesday 24 March - 6.45am

6.37am

 

The Bureau of Meteorology has cancelled all severe weather warnings for the Gold Coast.

A Flood Watch remains in place for the Logan and Albert Rivers and Gold Coast rivers and Creeks http://www.bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_fwo.pl?IDQ20900.html

The City has cancelled the Watch and Act...

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Tuesday

23 March 2021

EMERGENCY ALERT - NORTHERN GOLD COAST - 23 March 2021, 3pm

3.31pm

*Watch and Act City of Gold Coast – 23 March 2021. Issued 3.15pm

From City of Gold Coast. Continued heavy rainfall may cause moderate flooding in coming hours at low lying properties near rivers and creeks on the Gold Coast, north...

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SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE - 23 March 2021

8.18am

A severe weather warning remains in place for the Gold Coast this morning with heavy rainfall continuing to fall throughout the day.

City of Gold Coast is monitoring the situation closely and is asking residents to remain vigilant, take care on...

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Monday

22 March 2021

SEVERE WEATHER UPDATE - 22 March 2021

7.30am
WASTE & RECYCLING CENTRES 
 
To ensure public safety, all Waste & Recycling Centres and landfill sites will remain closed this morning. 
 
 
SANDBAGGING STATIONS
 
Our sandbagging stations at Pimpama and Bilinga will open at 8am. Burleigh Heads will be open from 9am. 
 
They are located...
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