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., Tuesday, September 17, 2019
E.g., Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Wednesday

9 December 2015

Evandale Customer Service Centre on the move

10.31am

The City’s Customer Service Centre at Evandale is moving to make way for construction of the first stage of the city’s new Cultural Precinct.

Housed in the Surfers Paradise Administration Building, the centre will close on Tuesday 22 December at 5pm...

Evandale Customer Service Centre on the move photo

Friday

4 December 2015

Overdue items on City’s Christmas wish list

9.45am

Christmas is a time for giving and City Libraries is giving Gold Coasters the chance to return long overdue items and have their membership reinstated. 

Library members are encouraged to get into the Christmas spirit too, by making a donation when...

Picturesque Gold Coast photography

Tuesday

1 December 2015

Cast your votes in time for Christmas

8.30am

The City has flicked the switch on the annual Christmas Light Competition and is encouraging all residents to vote for their favourite displays.

Now in its 23rd year, there are 43 entrants in the running this year.

Mayor Tom Tate said it...

Cast your votes in time for Christmas photo

Monday

30 November 2015

Have your say on light rail extension

12.00pm

It’s time to have your say on the future extension of light rail across our city.

Mayor Tom Tate today launched a three-week community consultation seeking people’s preferences for light rail routes in the city’s south and west.  

“With Stage 2 already...

Have your say on light rail extension photo

Friday

27 November 2015

PGA Championship: where everyone plays

11.42am

As the Gold Coast gears up to host the 2015 Australian PGA Championship next week, Mayor Tom Tate is urging locals to support the biggest event on the city’s golfing calendar.  

To be held at RACV Royal Pines Resort from December...

PGA Championship: where everyone plays  photo

Wednesday

18 November 2015

New traffic trial keeps the city’s wheels moving

12.09pm

Minor traffic incidents will be cleared more quickly and congestion reduced under a new initiative approved by the City of Gold Coast.

Mayor Tom Tate announced a six-month trial of a roaming Traffic Response Unit (TRU) to help combat congestion during...

New traffic trial keeps the city’s wheels moving photo

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