Media releases

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E.g., Friday, June 26, 2020
E.g., Friday, June 26, 2020

Monday

15 June 2015

Currumbin bikeway gets a boost

7.00am

Cycling around Currumbin is now easier with the completion of a vital missing link in the bikeway network along Thrower Drive from Duringan Street to the Gold Coast Highway.   

The $300,000 project includes upgrading shared paths and road crossing points...

Currumbin bikeway gets a boost  photo

Thursday

11 June 2015

Sport Plan scoring goals in second year report card

2.00am

The City’s plan to grow its sporting economy and make the Gold Coast a hub of sports events, training camps and community sport is thriving.

A progress report on the Gold Coast Sport Plan 2013-2023, presented to the Economic Development Committee...

Sport Plan scoring goals in second year report card photo

Wednesday

10 June 2015

Getting home safely at night

12.00pm

Getting home from a Friday or Saturday night out in Broadbeach is now safer and easier, thanks to the relocation of the Broadbeach secure taxi rank.  

The secure taxi rank has been relocated from Victoria Avenue to Surf Parade to...

Getting home safely at night photo

Thursday

4 June 2015

Engineering works taking place on Greenmount Hill

4.00pm

City of Gold Coast will this month be carrying out engineering works on Greenmount Hill.

The works involve stabilising a number of large rocks on the slopes within Pat Fagan Park and removing some smaller rocks to eliminate the risk of...

Engineering works taking place on Greenmount Hill photo

Gold Coast to welcome almost 200 new citizens during Queensland Week

1.10pm

The Gold Coast is set to welcome almost 200 new Australians from 32 different countries this Saturday as they proudly participate in an Australian Citizenship Ceremony during Queensland Week.

Adding festivity to the formalities, a public celebration recognising the diverse cultures...

Gold Coast to welcome almost 200 new citizens during Queensland Week photo

Tuesday

2 June 2015

Win Schubert and Pat Corrigan awarded Key to City

3.15pm

Long-time philanthropic contributors to the arts and cultural sectors of the Gold Coast, Win Schubert AO and Pat Corrigan AM were granted the Key to the City today.  

Mayor Tom Tate presented the awards during today’s Council meeting.  

“Both Mrs...

Win Schubert and Pat Corrigan awarded Key to City photo

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