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.

E.g., Thursday, January 23, 2020
E.g., Thursday, January 23, 2020

Thursday

4 August 2016

Local artists to shine during GC2018

11.28am

The city’s finest arts and culture talent will be on centre stage at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games with 10 artists/collectives revealed today.

The program, Generate, is designed to ensure artists and collectives can develop incredible content for the GC2018...

Picturesque Gold Coast photography

Friday

29 July 2016

Robyn Archer AO appointed chair of Arts Centre board

11.43am

A strong national and international focus will be brought to the city’s lead arts organisation with the appointment of Robyn Archer AO as the new Chair.

The appointment to The Arts Centre Gold Coast Board is a key part of a...

Robyn Archer AO appointed chair of Arts Centre board photo

Thursday

28 July 2016

S.A.M Jet protects city coastline and keep staff safe

11.09am

The City has an extra weapon in its extensive arsenal aimed at protecting our coastline – the S.A.M Jet.

The customised Sand Activity Monitoring Jet Ski is equipped with the latest technology in GPS and sonar devices allowing the collection of...

S.A.M Jet protects city coastline and keep staff safe photo

Tuesday

26 July 2016

Surf Parade set for transformation and open for business

4.40pm

Broadbeach’s Surf Parade is set to undergo an exciting transformation, creating a premier beachside event and dining destination.

All businesses and restaurants will remain open and accessible to foot traffic during the $4.5 million place making project, which begins on 1...

Surf Parade set for transformation and open for business  photo

Monday

25 July 2016

New partnership to protect Kurrawa Beach

11.08am

The city’s defences against storm damage continue to be boosted with the construction of a new 205 metre public seawall at Kurrawa Beach.

The $1.3 million project, adjacent to Kurrawa Park between Charles Avenue and Victoria Avenue, is part of our...

New partnership to protect Kurrawa Beach photo

Tuesday

19 July 2016

Urban Oasis revealed

10.50am

An urban oasis will sprout from the ground in the heart of the Gold Coast’s bustling tourist precinct.

 Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate and Robyn Archer AO, the City’s Arts and Culture Strategic Advisor, announced...

Urban Oasis revealed  photo

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