Media releases

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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., Monday, December 18, 2017
E.g., Monday, December 18, 2017

Monday

21 August 2017

Alan Wilke Bridge reopens to traffic

10.49am

The Alan Wilke Bridge on Stanmore Road has reopened (Noon) to traffic two weeks ahead of schedule, after repairs were completed to fix the severe damage it sustained from flooding associated with ex-tropical Cyclone Debbie in late March.

Divisional Councillor and...

Alan Wilke Bridge reopens to traffic  photo

Wednesday

9 August 2017

It’s the Mayor’s shout for a free cuppa

1.00pm

Coffee, tea or a chat about local issues – Mayor Tom Tate and Cr Pauline Young want to hear from locals at Justin’s Park today.

The Mayor and Divisional Councillor will be in the popular Burleigh area to launch the park’s...

It’s the Mayor’s shout for a free cuppa photo

Friday

4 August 2017

Lights, cameras and safety: 10 new cameras for Broadwater

1.36pm

City safety for residents and our 13 million annual visitors has received a boost with Broadwater Parklands securing 10 additional CCTV safety cameras and 32 pathway lights.

“Safety is our No 1 priority and I thank the State Government for partnering...

Lights, cameras and safety: 10 new cameras for Broadwater  photo

Tuesday

1 August 2017

Nominate a local safety super hero

2.23pm

If you know a hard working individual or organisation striving to make our city safe, be sure to nominate them for a Safer Suburbs Award.

Mayor Tom Tate is calling on Gold Coasters to nominate an “everyday hero” for the biennial...

Nominate a local safety super hero photo

Friday

28 July 2017

Operation Stonefish Phase 2: Bring in the nets

11.50am

A netting campaign will start in the popular Evandale Lake to capture the elusive stonefish first sighted early this month.

The lake has been fenced and closed to the public since the sighting on 18 July. After an unsuccessful attempt to...

Operation Stonefish Phase 2: Bring in the nets photo

Thursday

27 July 2017

Gold Coasters choose their next light rail stop

11.30am

The light rail will head for Burleigh Heads, arriving at a new station adjacent Justins Park.                                  

Mayor Tom Tate and Divisional Councillor Pauline Young today...

Gold Coasters choose their next light rail stop photo

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