Media releases

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Tuesday

15 September 2015

Access for all at City Libraries

12.19pm

New specialised equipment for residents with vision and hearing impairments is being rolled out across the City’s Libraries as Disability Action Week is celebrated across Queensland.

Audio loops, over-sized keyboards and magnifiers are now available in all 13 branch libraries enabling...

Access for all at City Libraries photo

Tugun back on the skate map with park upgrade

11.24am

City of Gold Coast has put Tugun back on the skating map with a $750,000 facility upgrade.

Division 14 Councillor Chris Robbins visited the Boyd Street Skate Park and Public Amenity Building Renewal Project today.

“We know skating is increasingly valuable to...

Tugun back on the skate map with park upgrade photo

Friday

11 September 2015

2015 Cleanest Beach runner-up trophy comes home

11.18am

City of Gold Coast is now home to the Keep Australia Beautiful National Clean Beach Awards runner-up trophy.  

The trophy was formally presented to today’s full Council meeting after Burleigh Beach narrowly missed taking out the 2015 awards in Darwin...

2015 Cleanest Beach runner-up trophy comes home photo

Wednesday

9 September 2015

Have your say – join the City Panel

12.40pm

If you’re proud of your city and want to have your say, you’re invited to join the new City Panel.

Mayor Tom Tate launched the City Panel at a local shopping centre today, inviting Gold Coast residents to register their name...

Have your say – join the City Panel  photo

Tuesday

8 September 2015

Cultural Precinct amphitheatre takes new shape

2.55pm

The Gold Coast Cultural Precinct’s Stage 1 amphitheatre will be an integral part of the landscape, with a new concept presented to Council today (8/9/15).

Embedded in the Stage 1 Artscape, the revised concept forms a seamless green connection between the...

Cultural Precinct amphitheatre takes new shape photo

Monday

7 September 2015

Nominate your Australia Day hero now

3.22pm

Do you know someone who truly makes the Gold Coast a better place?

If you do, now’s the time to nominate them for a City of Gold Coast Australia Day Award.  

Mayor Tom Tate is urging the Gold Coast community to consider...

Nominate your Australia Day hero now  photo

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