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.

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E.g., Friday, October 19, 2018

Friday

24 April 2015

Get your spokes spinning

7.30am

Join thousands of Gold Coasters in the city’s biggest celebration of cycling.

Bike Week begins on Sunday 26 April with a huge week of demonstrations, displays and events at locations across the Gold Coast, and culminates with Bike & Street Fest...

Get your spokes spinning photo

Tuesday

21 April 2015

Go public with your recycling

10.45am

It’s time to go public with your recycling, as City of Gold Coast rolls out more recycling bins across more locations around the city.

The latest recycling bins were unveiled by Mayor Tom Tate today in Broadbeach, giving locals and visitors...

Go public with your recycling photo

Monday

20 April 2015

Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award seeks sharp young minds

9.00am

The City is seeking the next generation of inventors, digital developers, innovators and entrepreneurs.

Mayor Tom Tate today launched the 2015 Mayor's Telstra Technology Award, a program to encourage Gold Coast high school students to develop a unique technological idea.

“We need...

Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award seeks sharp young minds photo

Friday

10 April 2015

Draft City Plan 2015 ready for State consideration

1.10pm

The City of Gold Coast’s draft City Plan 2015 will be sent to the Queensland Government for approval this month.

Mayor Tom Tate said today’s decision by full Council to request Ministerial sign-off marked a major milestone in the new planning...

Draft City Plan 2015 ready for State consideration photo

Youth Week – 'it starts with us'

8.45am

The largest celebration of young people in Australia gets underway today.

From today to 19 April, City of Gold Coast is hosting a huge range of events for National Youth Week and the theme this year is ‘it starts with us’.

Mayor...

Youth Week – 'it starts with us' photo

Thursday

9 April 2015

Commonwealth Walkway unveiled at Southport

3.00pm

Mayor Tom Tate was joined by the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) today as they laid the first piece of the Gold Coast’s Commonwealth Walkway.

The interactive walkway is an initiative of Her Majesty...

Commonwealth Walkway unveiled at Southport photo

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