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, February 17, 2020
E.g., Monday, February 17, 2020

Tuesday

19 May 2015

Stadium-sized sand boost for Surfers Paradise beach

8.45am

Imagine filling Metricon Stadium with sand, to a depth of six metres.That’s roughly the volume of sand – some 113,000m3 - that will be used to top up Surfers Paradise beach this week, in a huge boost for the city’s...

Picturesque Gold Coast photography

New events space for Broadbeach

2.00am

A permanent outdoor events space that would service visitors and the community will be constructed at Broadbeach.

The Broadbeach Boardwalk Events Space will be located on the beachfront at the northern end of Kurrawa Surf Club and provide a premium venue...

New events space for Broadbeach photo

Friday

8 May 2015

Mayor cheers Burleigh beach win

2.30pm

Mayor Tom Tate has welcomed the announcement by Keep Queensland Beautiful that Burleigh Heads has been named Queensland’s Cleanest Beach 2015.

A firm favourite with both locals and visitors, the Burleigh coastal strip beat some of the most beautiful beaches in...

Mayor cheers Burleigh beach win photo

Thursday

7 May 2015

Gold Coast Grand Final rematch to reignite friendly rivalry

11.25am

Mayor Tom Tate today welcomed some of the Mission Queensland Firebirds players to the Gold Coast ahead of the Mother's Day Grand Final rematch.

The Firebirds have a chance to redeem themselves against defending champions, the Melbourne Vixens this Sunday 10...

Gold Coast Grand Final rematch to reignite friendly rivalry photo

Wednesday

6 May 2015

Young golfers win opportunity of a lifetime

9.40am

Three young Gold Coast golfers have just scored the opportunity of a lifetime, winning six weeks of mentoring from a PGA professional, a stay in Dubai, along with flights and tickets to the UK to watch the 2015 Open Championship...

Young golfers win opportunity of a lifetime photo

Friday

1 May 2015

Road closure details

7.00am

The Disaster Management Unit remains on alert as the storm is tracking over the city tonight.

Some roads have been impacted by the heavy rain.

For the latest information on road closures and incidents, go to http://highload.131940.qld.gov.au/#southcoastIncidents or 131940.

Just two hours...

Road closure details photo

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