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Thursday

13 October 2016

Plan your commute during the GC600

9.52am

Commuters are being urged to adapt their travel before and during the Supercars Castrol Edge Gold Coast 600 (GC600).

Chair of City Infrastructure, Dawn Crichlow, said commuters, especially those using the Gold Coast Highway, needed to plan ahead to make their...

Plan your commute during the GC600 photo

Tuesday

11 October 2016

Beaches boosted again for summer

12.18pm

In a Gold Coast tradition spanning 26 years, 35,000 cubic metres of sand is being dredged from Currumbin Creek to re-nourish southern Palm Beach.

Last month, in the first stage of the beach nourishment program, 30,000 cubic metres of sand was...

Beaches boosted again for summer photo

Monday

10 October 2016

Love to Ride and make your commute active

12.15pm

 

The City is calling on all businesses and organisations to participate in the second annual workplace cycle challenge, Love to Ride Gold Coast, in November.

A part of the City’s Workplace Travel Program (WTP), a new initiative designed to get Gold...

Love to Ride and make your commute active  photo

Friday

7 October 2016

Prize winning gardens show city pride

2.59pm

 

A tropical Guanaba garden has taken out first prize in the Mayor’s 2016 Garden Competition.

John Chapman and Rodney Surawski took out the major prize from a field of 195 entrants with their lush and inviting garden.

First prize in the small...

Prize winning gardens show city pride    photo

Thursday

22 September 2016

Celebrate Gold Coast with The Beautiful Girls

11.58am

The Beautiful Girls will headline Celebrate Gold Coast, the city’s free community event to kick start summer.

To be held at Chevron Island on Sunday 9 October from 10am to 4pm, this year’s event will have a vintage feel and a...

Celebrate Gold Coast with The Beautiful Girls  photo

Tuesday

13 September 2016

Calling all kids!

3.00pm

The school holidays are closing in fast, starting Saturday 17 September and back to school on Tuesday 4 October. Once again, hundreds of fun, free and low cost school holiday activities are provided by the City of Gold Coast (City)...

Calling all kids! photo

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