The Southern Gold Coast is gearing up for a huge season of major events hitting our region this spring, playing host to artists, musicians and elite athletes with events that celebrate our destination, our culture and this spectacular time of year. ..
Surf Life Saving Australia has announced a new event, Beach Warrior, is coming to Coolangatta and Kirra Beach on Saturday 12 October during the 2019 Coolangatta Gold - giving the general public a fun and exciting opportunity to be involved in the athletic celebration of the Coolangatta Gold weekend. ..
The 17th annual SWELL Sculpture Festival is just around the corner, from 13 – 22 September, 2019, and this year’s program is packed with walks, talks, workshops and masterclasses for all ages. ..
Welcome to the August edition of my monthly Councillor Newsletter for 2019. ..
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. ..
The Board, Management and staff of Connecting Southern Gold Coast were deeply saddened by the passing of Phil Villiers in July. Among many other roles in promoting the Southern Gold Coast and Tweed region, Phil was the former General Manager of Cooly Rocks On Festival and was instrumental in the event’s success in the early years. ..
Local businesses in Coolangatta and surrounds are invited to have their say on their experience during Cooly Rocks On 2019. ..
As the provider of around 800 services to our local community, City of Gold Coast is inviting you to have your say on your experience as a customer. ..
Gold Coast Airport’s volunteer ambassadors have jumped behind the company’s longest-standing partnership, with a 30-strong group competing in the 5.7km Gold Coast Airport Fun Run at the Gold Coast Marathon in July. ..
Registration is now open for teams to apply for Australia’s 2nd annual International Beach Rugby Australia Festival from 6 – 8 September on Kirra Beach. ..
Currumbin’s own Surf World Gold Coast celebrated its 10th anniversary in June. ..
Welcome to the budget edition of my monthly Councillor Newsletter for 2019. ..
The village of Tugun on the Southern Gold Coast has shown a new side this week – not only to its community but to a building in the village. ..
Celebrating cars and culture from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s, Cooly Rocks On, June 5 to 9, took over the streets of Coolangatta with record crowds estimated at over 120,000 attending the retro festival over the five days. ..
Welcome to the June edition of my monthly Councillor Newsletter for 2019. ..
Feros Care is calling for participants aged 70 and over from the Southern Gold Coast and Northern Rivers region who are interested in learning how to write and perform slam poetry. ..
Local artist Caitlyn Taylor has brought life to the exterior of Tugun Community Bank® Branch, as her winning mural design will be officially unveiled this month. ..
Local businesses are encouraged to apply for the Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards, the region's leading honours for business achievements. ..
SandTunes Music Festival will hit Coolangatta Beach on Saturday 30 November and Sunday 1 December, 2019 with organisers on track to deliver a music festival that will showcase the beauty of the iconic Coolangatta Beach to the world and deliver significant economic benefit to the Southern Gold Coast. ..
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has partnered with TOMRA, one of the network operators for the Containers for Change deposit scheme to install Queensland’s very first commercial container refund scheme reverse vending machine. ..