Media releases

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Enquiries from media should be directed to media1@goldcoast.qld.gov.au or phone 07 5581 7941. For interviews or comments from the Mayor, please contact Lisa Grundy on lgrundy@goldcoast.qld.gov.au or phone 07 5581 7941.

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E.g., Thursday, January 23, 2020

Tuesday

23 August 2016

Weave your way into Commonwealth Games history

11.35am

The City of Gold Coast today announced their support of the One Million Stars to End Violence project, which aims to engage individuals, groups and communities to join in the conversation of ending violence across the world.

Gold Coast residents can...

Weave your way into Commonwealth Games history photo

Monday

22 August 2016

Smiling speed signs slowing us down

11.30am

The City will install another 24 speed awareness devices as part of its ongoing contribution to road safety.

Mayor Tom Tate made the announcement as part of Queensland Road Safety Week which runs from 22 to 28 August. Each day has...

Smiling speed signs slowing us down   photo

Friday

19 August 2016

Mayor launches city-wide parks survey

11.10am

Mayor Tom Tate has today called on all Gold Coasters to “shape their future parks’’ in a city-wide survey launched at Lions Park in Helensvale.

“We have 2200 parks and they belong to ratepayers,’’ he said.

“This year, we’ve budgeted $77.3 million...

Mayor launches city-wide parks survey photo

Monday

15 August 2016

Making our seniors travel savvy

12.20pm

Seniors will know how to travel around the city more safely thanks to a new guide. 

Mayor Tom Tate today launched The Seniors Safe Travel Guide as part of Seniors Week.

“This guide highlights a range of safe, accessible and inexpensive transport...

Making our seniors travel savvy  photo

Friday

12 August 2016

Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award finalists announced

10.27am

The City’s innovative young minds are keen to show off their creativity with record entries in this year’s Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award.

Mayor Tom Tate said 31 entries had been submitted, which made choosing the 12 finalists a difficult task.

“The quality...

Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award finalists announced photo

Monday

8 August 2016

City’s youngest to lead the way with safe and active travel

10.21am

 

Mayor Tom Tate has called on some of the city’s youngest residents to help challenge and change the travel behaviour of families across the Gold Coast.                 

The City has launched the Active School...

City’s youngest to lead the way with safe and active travel photo

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