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., Friday, October 19, 2018
E.g., Friday, October 19, 2018

Wednesday

8 July 2015

Expanded Broadwater Parklands closer to the finish line

1.35pm

A $10.5 million expansion of Broadwater Parklands is progressing on budget, with work now starting on two new centrepiece community buildings.

The new buildings will offer meeting, event and educational spaces for locals and visitors, continuing to deliver City of Gold...

Expanded Broadwater Parklands closer to the finish line photo

Monday

6 July 2015

Tackle your green waste and you could win GC SUNS tickets

4.26pm

Sign up for a City of Gold Coast green waste bin before 17 July 2015 and you could be off to see the Gold Coast SUNS in action at Metricon Stadium.

Mayor Tom Tate said the City had teamed up with...

Tackle your green waste and you could win GC SUNS tickets  photo

Friday

3 July 2015

Surfers Paradise Riverside commercial pontoon opens

9.00am

The first initiative of the Surfers Riverside Masterplan is complete with a new pontoon for commercial operators now open.

The pontoon caters for vessels up to 28 metres long and up to 70 tonnes, provides disabled access, and functions in all...

Surfers Paradise Riverside commercial pontoon opens photo

Wednesday

1 July 2015

Direct action assists resident and improves mobility

2.49pm

A Pacific Pines resident has greater access to her local shopping centre, parks and community centre thanks to direct action undertaken by Mayor Tom Tate through the recent city-wide budget consultation.

"This is a fantastic example how residents have shaped our...

Direct action assists resident and improves mobility photo

Lend a caring hand to our beaches in July

9.30am

City of Gold Coast and the Griffith Centre for Coastal Management are calling on residents, students and schools to lend a caring hand as part of the July BeachCare program.

Volunteers will be planting native dune plants, removing weeds and picking...

Lend a caring hand to our beaches in July photo

Tuesday

30 June 2015

Biodiversity boost with landowners assistance program

11.35am

Private landholders are encouraged to put forward nature conservation projects on their land for a share of $100,000 in funding from the City of Gold Coast.

Mayor Tom Tate said expressions of interest for grants from the City’s Nature...

Biodiversity boost with landowners assistance program photo

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