Funds raised from the collection of lost cash left unclaimed in the Gold Coast Airport terminal are being put to good use, with the airport team making a surprise donation to local charities. ..
Currumbin RSL have raised $3,572 at their Beers For Good event, a fundraiser kickstarting a 12-month commitment by the Club to disaster relief. ..
Record crowds flocked to the Coolangatta beachside as the Coolangatta Christmas Carols saw an estimated 10,000 people wrapped in festive cheer and a ‘snow-stopping’ finale in Queen Elizabeth Park on Sunday 15 December. ..
Last month, Currumbin's Balter Brewers invited the community to drink beer in aid of the bushfire efforts, with every dollar of tap sales of their XPA, Captain Sensible, Lager, Strong Pale and IPA sales over one weekend going directly to the Red Cross and WIRES Wildlife Rescue. ..
Dust Temple at Currumbin hosted the annual Empty Bowls Gold Coast project in September, raising $20,000 for local organisation Agape Outreach as part of a worldwide initiative to raise funds and awareness for the homeless and hungry. ..
For the first time in 2019, the Southern Gold Coast will host the city’s Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride on Sunday 29 September, as hundreds of distinguished gentlefolk don their cravats, tweak their moustaches, press their tweed and sit astride their classic and vintage styled motorcycles to raise funds and awareness for men’s health. ..
After a busy year of fundraising activities, the Currumbin RSL Women’s Auxiliary has made a record donation of $9,500 to the Veterans Support Centre. ..
Do you know a community group with a great project idea that will make a positive difference in our local area? This year as part of Enterprise & Training Company’s (ETC) 30th birthday celebrations, they are increasing their Community Support Fund pool to $300,000. ..
With around 500 items handed in as lost property at the Gold Coast Airport each month, many remain unclaimed and are given a new lease on life. ..
More than $11,000 was raised to fight against hunger at the sold out Empty Bowls Gold Coast event on Saturday 15 September at Currumbin’s Dust Temple. ..
Want to contribute to a good cause this Christmas? Purchase a small gift at The Strand and donate it to The Little Elves Project, aiming to brighten the faces of children in foster care on Christmas morning. ..
The Currumbin RSL has been named a recipient of the 2017 special round of the Supporting Younger Veterans grant. ..
The Mateship Run is returning to Currumbin for its third year on Sunday 30 April, 2017. This event is an opportunity to come together during ANZAC commemorations and recognise the extraordinary contribution the past and present Australian Defence Forces make, and raise funds for Soldier On. ..
Gold Coast locals Dylan Jones and Sam Weir of Ocean Nomads are setting themselves the ultimate challenge as they take on the ‘Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge’ on 12 December 2017 – a globally famous rowing race across the Atlantic Ocean to raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Australia Foundation. ..
Melanoma March will return to Coolangatta for the third year in 2017, starting at The Strand at Coolangatta on Sunday 26 March as part of the annual campaign to raise funds and awareness for a cure for melanoma. ..
Are you organising or contributing to a Christmas Toy Drive this year and are unsure of what to donate? With Christmas fast approaching, Assistance Dogs Australia is seeking the assistance of the local community for their annual Christmas Appeal, a campaign that sees them selling toy puppies to raise much-needed funds. ..
A huge supporter of our Southern Gold Coast events, the Rotary Club of Currumbin Coolangatta and Tweed was once again on hand at June's Cooly Rocks On festival - and they've reported some incredible statistics around the consumption of food. ..
Coolangatta burger bar, Eddie’s Grub House, is getting behind White Balloon Day and will be aiming to raise $4000 for child abuse agency, Bravehearts, by donating $2 from every cheeseburger sold between 1 to 10 September. ..
ANZAC Day 2016 was again an important day on the Southern Gold Coast calendar, with Currumbin RSL’s commemorative efforts creating a strong sense of remembrance for our local community and beyond. ..