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 celebrated the 15th birthday of its entertainment hub, Soundlounge in February. ..
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. ..
Local tourism and travel industry network, Skal International Southern Gold Coast, turns 5 this month. ..
The Gold Coast’s premier arts and culture festival, Bleach* is returning from 17 to 28 April, bigger and better than ever.
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. ..
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. ..
Queen Elizabeth Park came alive on Saturday 2 February as more than 6000 concert-goers rocked out at the first By The C. ..
Welcome to the February 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. ..
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. ..
Currumbin’s Balter Beer has retained its top title in the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers for the second year. ..
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. ..
The doors to Kirra’s newest eatery are now open, bringing a vibrant yet simplistic American inspired menu to the Southern Gold Coast. ..
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. ..
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. ..
Travelling from Tugun to Bilinga has never looked so good as the missing piece of the Currumbin to Coolangatta Oceanway is now officially open.
The 1.7km path commenced construction last July and was officially opened by State Government Minister Mark Bailey (Minister for Transport and Main Roads), Acting Mayor Donna Gates and Cr Gail O’Neill at a free community celebration in January.
Costing $4 million, the shared path provides an oceanfront link for pedestrians and cyclists between Toolona Street, Tugun and the Bilinga Surf Life Saving Club.
Full details about the project can be found online here. ..
Kirra’s iconic boardwalk will be closed to the public from May 2019 as it undergoes major upgrades. ..
Surf World Gold Coast has announced the election of a new committee at the 2019 AGM on 9 January. ..
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has announced a new suite of Community Courses, endeavouring to provide wildlife skills to community members. ..