Media releases

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E.g., Thursday, August 13, 2020
E.g., Thursday, August 13, 2020

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

Friday

2 September 2016

On nature’s trail with new virtual guides

11.29am

Many of the City’s favourite nature trails will become more accessible via an online tour thanks to 360 degree vision and interactive maps. 

Mayor Tom Tate opened a new nature trail at Lower Beechmont today, complemented by a cutting-edge 360 degree...

On nature’s trail with new virtual guides photo

Thursday

1 September 2016

Rio Olympic athletes welcomed home at community day

8.58am

Our Olympic athletes will be welcomed home with an official celebration and community open day at the new $40 million Coomera Indoor Sports Centre on Saturday 3 September.

Mayor Tom Tate will lead the homecoming celebrations for Gold Coast athletes, including:...

Rio Olympic athletes welcomed home at community day photo

Thursday

25 August 2016

Youngest cyclists learn how to share the road

11.51am

Share the road - that’s today’s theme for Queensland Road Safety Week, a Queensland Government initiative proudly supported by the City.

Deputy Mayor Donna Gates met some of the city’s youngest cyclists today, who are learning how to do just that...

Youngest cyclists learn how to share the road   photo

Tuesday

23 August 2016

Weave your way into Commonwealth Games history

11.35am

The City of Gold Coast today announced their support of the One Million Stars to End Violence project, which aims to engage individuals, groups and communities to join in the conversation of ending violence across the world.

Gold Coast residents can...

Weave your way into Commonwealth Games history photo

Monday

22 August 2016

Smiling speed signs slowing us down

11.30am

The City will install another 24 speed awareness devices as part of its ongoing contribution to road safety.

Mayor Tom Tate made the announcement as part of Queensland Road Safety Week which runs from 22 to 28 August. Each day has...

Smiling speed signs slowing us down   photo

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