Media releases

View the latest media releases from City of Gold Coast. Scroll through the list below, or search by keyword or date range to find a particular news item. To stay up to date subscribe to our RSS feed for our latest news.

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., Sunday, July 21, 2019
E.g., Sunday, July 21, 2019

Tuesday

3 November 2015

Plan to promote city’s nature based recreation spots

9.01am

The location of the city’s 13,000 hectares of conservation reserves might be one of the city’s best kept secrets but this is set to change, thanks to a new plan.

The city’s Nature Based Recreation Plan, approved today by full Council,...

Plan to promote city’s nature based recreation spots photo

Thursday

29 October 2015

Beaches are for everyone – so it’s time to share your beach experience

10.10am

With summer almost here and our city’s iconic beaches ready for everyone to enjoy, it’s time to share your beach experience.

Mayor Tom Tate today launched the summer beach campaign, which kicks off with a new public survey about your beach...

Beaches are for everyone – so it’s time to share your beach experience   photo

Friday

23 October 2015

Urban Oasis in the city

12.16pm

The search is on for an artist to deliver an Urban Oasis in the heart of the Gold Coast’s bustling tourist precinct.

Known for its vibrant nightlife, Surfers Paradise will soon be home to the city’s first major public art commission,...

Urban Oasis in the city photo

Tuesday

20 October 2015

ICT contracts awarded

5.06pm

The Council has today decided to procure a Local Government Platform ICT solution to support its major customer service, property and revenue functions and to appoint an external Managed Services provider for the support, maintenance and supply of its ICT...

Picturesque Gold Coast photography

Service quality top of the agenda for the Gold Coast

1.58pm

As the city prepares for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, 63 individuals from a range of sectors took part in the Gold Coast’s first quality service training initiative aimed to create a one-of-a-kind experience for visitors to our city before,...

Service quality top of the agenda for the Gold Coast photo

Monday

19 October 2015

Urban design excellence recognised

3.33pm

Winners in the City of Gold Coast’s most prestigious platform for recognition of design, liveability and sustainability have been announced.

The 2015 Gold Coast Urban Design Awards celebrate urban design projects that have enhanced the city’s image and quality of life...

Urban design excellence recognised photo

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