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 media1@goldcoast.qld.gov.au.

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

Tuesday

2 February 2016

New City Plan protects green space and drives certainty

9.52am

The natural environment, business and residents will all benefit from the new City Plan which takes effect from today.

“Protecting our green and open space is vital for our city which is expected to record significant population growth over coming decades,’’...

New City Plan protects green space and drives certainty photo

Monday

25 January 2016

Jobs 'bonanza' no accident, says Mayor Tate

4.01pm

The city is enjoying a jobs bonanza as thousands of Gold Coasters find work in a range of industries from retail to construction and manufacturing.

“We heard from the State Treasurer last week that the Gold Coast is leading Queensland in...

Picturesque Gold Coast photography

Thursday

21 January 2016

Sport Plan drives greater promotion for our city

12.11pm

The city’s reputation as an international training and competition venue for elite sport has received another boost with an international junior hockey competition underway.

Australian and New Zealand elite young hockey players are battling it out in Labrador as they seek...

Sport Plan drives greater promotion for our city photo

Everyone’s invited to Australia Day at Evandale

10.36am

Get set for another bonza Australia Day at Evandale Parklands on Tuesday 26 January.

The iconic event, which is celebrating 35 years, is on from 9am to 3pm and offers traditional favourites like sheep shearing and pig racing along with fabulous...

Everyone’s invited to Australia Day at Evandale photo

Friday

15 January 2016

Bundall Customer Service Centre now open

1.41pm

Our Customer Service Centre at Evandale (next to the Gold Coast Arts Centre) is now closed to make way for construction of the first stage of the city’s new Cultural Precinct.

The new office location is not too far away and...

Bundall Customer Service Centre now open photo

Thursday

14 January 2016

Road upgrades to ease congestion and support active travel

2.45pm

Northern Gold Coast residents are set to benefit from two major road upgrades.

The $2.4 million upgrade of Santa Barbara Road, from the Hope Island Road roundabout to the Hope Island Resort roundabout, will improve a congestion hot spot and provide...

Road upgrades to ease congestion and support active travel     photo

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