The Southern Gold Coast played host to the 2017 QCC MP Classic from 8-9 July, with the world-class beach breaks serving up some perfect conditions for both the competitors and spectators. ..
Currumbin RSL has recently completed the EarthCheck Evaluate Plus program, an accreditation that recognises the club amongst a global group of operators for their ongoing improvement of environmental and sustainable practices. ..
The Currumbin RSL has been named a recipient of the 2017 special round of the Supporting Younger Veterans grant. ..
Leading hotel and resort operator, Mantra Group, has united their 128 properties across Australia, New Zealand, Bali and Hawaii into a new single consumer brand, known simply as Mantra Hotels. ..
Southern Gold Coast local and SurfVolley Coolangatta’s Sange Carter has faced 5 fears in 5 days, all in the name of inspiring others to step outside their comfort zone. ..
SWELL Sculpture Festival has announced the diverse group of local, national and international creatives that will inspire and entertain the masses from 8 – 17 September, 2017. ..
Currumbin’s own Balter Brewing Company has taken out two awards at the internationally recognised Australian International Beer Awards (AIBA) this month. ..
Culture Trip has announced Currumbin’s own Surf World Gold Coast in the Top 6 Best Museums to Visit in Brisbane and its surrounds. ..
Currumbin RSL and The Surf Club Coolangatta have taken out honours at this year’s prestigious Keno & Clubs Queensland Awards, held in Brisbane on 28 March, with Currumbin RSL picking up a win and both clubs awarded as finalists in several categories. ..
The Southern Gold Coast is home to two national skydiving champions – Gold Coast Skydive owner Archie Jamieson and General Manager Alana Bertram have taken out Gold in the Australian Skydiving Nationals. ..
Gold Coast Airport (GCA) has been named Best Regional Airport Australia/Pacific at the Skytrax World Airport Awards for the third time, after receiving the accolade at an awards ceremony in Amsterdam in March. ..
Known as ‘The best little Club in the World’, Currumbin RSL has provided over $5 million back into the local community in the last five years. This phenomenal figure was announced during the presentation of the RSL’s Sustainability and Community Benefit Initiatives on March 2. ..
Bilinga’s own Mervyn Roy’s Café has been titled Queensland’s Best Coffee in the Australian Good Food & Travel Guide Readers’ Choice Awards 2017. ..
There were several hundred nominations submitted in the annual Tugun Lights Up People’s Choice competition, drawn earlier in January. Several winners have taken home some wonderful prizes including dining vouchers and accommodation from our local businesses. ..
Surf World Gold Coast was recognised at the 2016 Gallery and Museum Achievement Awards (GAMAA) for outstanding achievement in the category of ‘Engagement: Organisations Volunteer Run’ on Tuesday 22 November. ..
Southern Gold Coast-based Registered Training Organisation, One Step Further, held their annual Graduation and Awards Ceremony at Currumbin RSL on Wednesday 7 December. Connecting Southern Gold Coast was honoured to receive the 'Community Support' award which CEO, Peter Doggett accepted on behalf of the organisation from One Step Further CEO, Jo-Anne Smith. ..
Another great local success story, with Gold Coast Trades College manager, Glenn Raine, awarded the Southeast Region Trainer of the Year at the recent Queensland Training Awards. The Currumbin training college offers vocational training and business courses for trades and other industries. ..
Congratulations to Timezone Gold Coast which has been named Gold Coast Business of the Year for 2016. Announced at the Business Excellence Awards Gala held in November, the prestigious honour comes less than 12 months after opening their second entertainment centre in Coolangatta at The Strand in February of this year. ..
Local Southern Gold Coast business, The Vege Chip Company, is preparing to expand into the international market, with a major export deal signed with Walmart in China.. ..
Bleach* Festival Artistic Director, Louise Bezzina, won the Arts and Cultural Award at the annual Gold Coast Women in Business Awards in October. Sponsored by CSGC, it was a proud moment for the Southern Gold Coast, with the inaugural Gold Coast Businesswoman of the Year and now local area Councillor, Gail O’Neill, also on hand to congratulate Louise. ..