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., Monday, November 18, 2019
E.g., Monday, November 18, 2019

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

Friday

16 October 2015

Community to help shape the future of Broadbeach

2.50pm

One of the city’s major tourism, retail and residential precincts is about to undergo an historic master-planning project.

And Mayor Tom Tate wants all residents to have their say.

A master plan has been developed for the suburb to inform future budget...

Community to help shape the future of Broadbeach photo

Thursday

15 October 2015

Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award winners

10.31am

A safe social networking website called “Social Bar” was last night named winner of the second annual Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award.

Following presentations by the 12 finalist teams from eight schools at Bond University, the Varsity College team took out the...

Mayor’s Telstra Technology Award winners  photo

Wednesday

14 October 2015

Kudos for creating an inclusive community

10.37am

Mayor Tom Tate yesterday presented the Inclusive Community Champions Awards for the Gold Coast region, an initiative of the Spinal Injuries Association of Queensland.

The awards recognise and celebrate those who foster an inclusive community for people of all ages, abilities...

Kudos for creating an inclusive community photo

Thursday

8 October 2015

City applauds community safety support

12.52pm

The valuable contribution made by the Gold Coast’s outstanding individuals and organisations, working tirelessly to create a safe, connected community received some much earned kudos today.

The City’s biennial Safer Suburbs Awards were presented to the city’s most outstanding individuals and...

City applauds community safety support photo

Wednesday

7 October 2015

Bird Family Bridge officially opened

3.57pm

The new Bird Family Bridge over the Coomera River at Guanaba is officially open to traffic.

Located on Guanaba Creek Road, the $8 million project boasts a 20 year flood immunity rating and provides for two-way traffic and improved pedestrian safety. 

The...

Bird Family Bridge officially opened photo

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