Bendigo Community Bank® branches on the Gold Coast have joined forces with former Ironman Champion, Surf lifesaver and Defibrillator Ambassador, Guy Leech from Heart180 to install 14 life-saving community defib units in Gold Coast businesses and community clubs. ..
Riding a bicycle is a fantastic way to take in the sights of our beautiful area. It’s also good for the environment and an excellent means to get some exercise. However, there are a few road rules that bicycle riders need to be aware of. ..
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. ..
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. ..
Queensland Police have teamed up with Crime Stoppers to continue their launch of the Dob in a Dealer campaign in Coolangatta on the Gold Coast on February 1. ..
With the advent of social media, smart phones and easier access to the internet, the ability of parents to monitor their children’s activity is being tested more than ever before. ..
Kirra’s iconic boardwalk will be closed to the public from May 2019 as it undergoes major upgrades. ..
Don’t make 2019 a Happy New Year for Burglars
With Christmas and the New Year approaching, many residents will be heading off on holidays. This time of year typically sees a spike in property crime as a result, with thieves taking advantage of unoccupied houses. ..
Don’t lose your car – here’s the key
We’ve seen a recent crime trend in Coolangatta that has left us rather bemused. ..
Queensland Road Safety Week – Speak up for Road Safety ..
A milestone in the Gold Coast Airport redevelopment has been met, with delivery of a $86 million upgrade involving construction of a new apron and taxiway – which will expand capacity and improve efficiency. ..
Senior Constable Kurt Foessel was awarded a District Officer’s Certificate at the Police Public Forum at Currumbin RSL on Thursday 23 November. ..
On Sunday 29 October, Australia’s best cyclists will compete in the Masters Road National Championships, an 18.7 km loop closed-road race from the Currumbin Beachfront to Elanora and out through Currumbin Valley. ..
If you know a hard working individual or organisation striving to make our city safe, be sure to nominate them for a Safer Suburbs Award. ..
Our volunteer lifesavers will again be set to patrol Southern Gold Coast beaches, commencing in the September School Holidays. It also coincides with the start of nipper season, with most clubs now ready to hit the surf and sand. ..
Connecting Southern Gold Coast has partnered with Southern Cross University at Bilinga to host a free forum on Thursday March 10 to ‘Meet the Candidates’ for Division 14 in the upcoming local government election. The forum will allow each candidate to discuss their priorities for the region. Registrations are essential. ..