In recent months we saw the departure of long serving General Manager of the The Surf Club at Coolangatta, Bryan Jones, who served in the role for 17 years. Bryan was one of the longest serving Surf Club managers in Queensland, overseeing 17,000 members. ..
The Currumbin RSL has been named a recipient of the 2017 special round of the Supporting Younger Veterans grant. ..
Gold Coast Tourism has announced the launch of the new ‘Be My Guest’ website, designed to inspire and educate locals to be exceptional hosts. ..
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. ..
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. ..
Last month, Summerland Credit Union in Coolangatta officially opened their ‘Branch of the Future’, relocating to the Karingal Arcade in Griffith St. The branch provides enhanced security as well as a place for personal discussions. The use of efficient lighting and technology has also been used throughout the branch redevelopment. ..
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. ..
Figures from Queensland Airport Limited (QAL) have found that a record number of passengers passed through Gold Coast Airport in the 2016 financial year. ..
Troy Gabriel began building caravans with his brother, Mark, 25 years ago. Now, their business East Coast Homes and Park Cabins is Queensland’s leading manufacturer of modular homes and transportable buildings, supplying everything from tourist park cabins to upmarket housing from their factory in Currumbin. ..
The ANZAC Day Dawn Service at Currumbin is an iconic event which attracts thousands to Elephant Rock each year – with images of the service beamed across the world. ..
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. ..
Gold Coast Tourism is again hosting their popular Digital Workshops for members throughout 2016. The objectives of the Digital Workshops are for participants to gain motivation, confidence and applicable digital marketing skills across a broad range of contemporary topics. ..
Gold Coast Tourism is inviting its members on the Southern Gold Coast to express interest in participating in their “Gold Coast Engaging the China Market Program” in 2016. ..
Gold Coast Tourism in conjunction with Experience Oz will be launching a day tours program enabling ATE delegates the opportunity to experience why the Gold Coast is famous for fun.
The Currumbin Wildlife Hospital is currently facing its busiest season of the year over the Spring months. Staff at the Wildlife Hospital are expecting approximately 4000 wild animal patients admitted over the three months of Spring alone, approximately half of the total number admitted to the Hospital in an entire year. ..
The Tugun Community Bank Branch of Bendigo Bank is making it easier for community groups to raise funds with the introduction of Communtity POS. The wireless electronic POS equipment is now available as a low cost solution for local clubs and organisations to accept real time card payments at events, sign on days, school fetes and fundraisers. ..
Kalwun Health Service has recently opened a new clinic at Airport Central in Bilinga, providing bulk billed health services to the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander community. The clinic will provide GP, Allied Health and Specialist services. ..
Part 1 of our Learning Forum for SMEs was well attended at the start of August, run in conjunction with the Small Business Association of Australia. More than 80 local small and micro businesses attended to hear from relevant experts on laying the foundations for a successful business. ..
Australia’s leading activewear brand, Lorna Jane, is opening the Gold Coast’s first ever Active Living Room in Coolangatta. The dynamic new space features a move studio offering a full timetable of fitness classes from $5, a nourishing cafe and a Lorna Jane boutique. ..