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Major Events from April to June on the Southern Gold Coast

Posted on Friday, March 22, 2019

Over the next three months, the best surf, cinema, youth and cultural events take over our southern coastline from Currumbin to Coolangatta.  ..

Lendlease appointed to deliver airport terminal expansion

Posted on Tuesday, March 05, 2019

International property and infrastructure group Lendlease has been appointed to deliver Gold Coast Airport’s southern terminal expansion – the next phase of the $370 million airport redevelopment, Project LIFT. ..

New Experience Brings Augmented Reality to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Posted on Monday, March 04, 2019

For the first time in Australia, through a partnership with Magic Light Pictures, The Gruffalo will come to life at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary via The Gruffalo Trail experience and a new augmented reality app.  ..

Division 14 Update from Cr O’Neill - March

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2019

Welcome to the March edition of my monthly Councillor Newsletter for 2019. As your Councillor, I am passionate about serving the needs of residents, schools, businesses and community groups within Division 14.  ..

Currumbin RSL’s Soundlounge Turns 15

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2019

Currumbin RSL celebrated the 15th birthday of its entertainment hub, Soundlounge in February.  ..

ILS goes live at Gold Coast Airport

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2019

A significant milestone has been reached, with the Instrument Landing System (ILS) switched on at Gold Coast Airport to help pilots land during severe weather conditions. ..

Skal Southern Gold Coast Celebrates 5 Years in March

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2019

Local tourism and travel industry network, Skal International Southern Gold Coast, turns 5 this month.  ..

Bleach* Returns to the Southern Gold Coast in April

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2019

The Gold Coast’s premier arts and culture festival, Bleach* is returning from 17 to 28 April, bigger and better than ever.
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Gold Coast Film Festival Brings Surf Films to Coolangatta

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2019

The Southern Gold Coast is part of the city wide Gold Coast Film Festival again with a film night inspired by the regions surf history and culture at Queen Elizabeth Park on Sunday 14 April. ..

CSGC Announces New CEO

Posted on Wednesday, February 06, 2019

The Board of Connecting Southern Gold Coast (CSGC) has announced the appointment of Josh Martin as the organisation’s new CEO, following the retirement of Peter Doggett.  ..

First ‘By The C’ Concert a Great Success

Posted on Tuesday, February 05, 2019

Queen Elizabeth Park came alive on Saturday 2 February as more than 6000 concert-goers rocked out at the first By The C. ..

Construction Begins on Gold Coast Airport Rydges Hotel

Posted on Tuesday, February 05, 2019

Work has started on a $50 million Rydges-branded hotel at Gold Coast Airport, which is a milestone in the development and activation of the precinct. ..

Balter wins GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers for second year

Posted on Monday, February 04, 2019

Currumbin’s Balter Beer has retained its top title in the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers for the second year. ..

St Helens Opens at Kirra

Posted on Friday, February 01, 2019

The doors to Kirra’s newest eatery are now open, bringing a vibrant yet simplistic American inspired menu to the Southern Gold Coast.  ..

Bleach* Farewell’s Louise Bezzina

Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2019

Louise Bezzina, the creator of Bleach*, The Gold Coast Festival, has announced her retirement from the iconic festival in May 2019 to take up the role of Artistic Director of Brisbane Festival. ..

New Digital Marketing Program Launches for Tourism Businesses

Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2019

Tourism operators are invited to participate in a new Digital Ready program to move their business to a higher standard of performance in the digital age.  ..

Kirra Boardwalk Set for Major Upgrade

Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2019

Kirra’s iconic boardwalk will be closed to the public from May 2019 as it undergoes major upgrades. ..

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary Announces New Suite of Community Courses

Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2019

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has announced a new suite of Community Courses, endeavouring to provide wildlife skills to community members. ..

CSGC CEO Peter Doggett – 44 Years Promoting the Gold Coast

Posted on Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Tourism industry stalwart and CEO of Connecting Southern Gold Coast (CSGC), Peter Doggett, has announced his retirement, effective from 22 February, 2019.  ..

Business Success Case Study: Dino & Kate Georgakopoulos from Xenia Grill

Posted on Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Dino and Kate Georgakopoulos opened their restaurant, Xenia Greek Grill, under Coolangatta's Beach House Resort in 2016, bringing a much-needed injection of Greek street food to the Coolangatta dining scene. Three years after opening the doors, they knew they needed to take the time to reflect on their business and what it needed to ensure they continued their success. The Business Success program run by CSGC and TAFE Queensland provided the opportunity they were looking for.  ..

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