Welcome to the October edition of my monthly Councillor Newsletter. As your Councillor, I am passionate about serving the needs of residents, schools, businesses and community groups within Division 14. ..
The fourth annual Gold Coast Open House will open the doors of interesting and architecturally significant buildings and locations, inviting the public to take a behind the scenes look at places they may have only glimpsed from the street on Saturday 27 October 2018. ..
Originally a software entrepreneur, Marie Phillips was inspired by the personal stories and interaction with people that hospitality provides, leading her to sell her company in 2015 and make the move into the café and venue industry. ..
Southern Cross University recently announced their new Dean of Business and Head of Gold Coast campus, Professor Robin Stonecash, bringing with her a career spanning 30 years in academics, extensive experience and a passion for education. ..
World-renowned Australian artist Guido van Helten will transform a 10-storey building overlooking North Kirra Beach at Southern Cross University’s Gold Coast campus this month. ..
Members of the public are being invited to have their say on Gold Coast Airport’s onsite hotel. ..
With a passion for investigating social and political events within the creative arts, it was the ability to teach, research, publish and volunteer in those same areas that motivated Professor Adam Shoemaker to pursue a career in academics. ..
Dust off the safari suit, throw on a shift dress and get the platforms out - the 1970s retro film Swinging Safari is launching in cinemas this week and the Southern Gold Coast is getting right into the swinging spirit. ..
Gold Coast Airport has announced plans to construct a $50 million Rydges hotel at the airport - which will be a game changer for the airport and the Southern Gold Coast. ..
Southern Gold Coast and Northern NSW tourism operators attended the first Asian Inbound Tourism Symposium held by Connecting Southern Gold Coast and Destination Tweed at Southern Cross University last week. ..
Could an intern help your business? ..
Small business owners are invited to attend The Summit and make a difference for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) on 30 – 31 May at Southern Cross University. ..
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. ..
Connecting Southern Gold Coast’s ‘It’s Coffee Time’ brochure has been reprinted, with copies distributed across the Southern Gold Coast to Information Centres and accommodation houses, providing a comprehensive guide on where to get a caffeine fix throughout the region. ..
The spotlight has been on the Southern Gold Coast in recent weeks with two television networks visiting the region to filming segments for their popular TV programs – showcasing our iconic coastal and hinterland experiences. ..
Connecting Southern Gold Coast has presented a scholarship to a Rising Star from Southern Cross University. The Award was presented by CSGC Board member and SCU Head of School of Business and Tourism, Professor Elizabeth Roberts, at the Kirra Hill Community Centre in July. ..
Several new businesses have popped up around the region in the last month, adding to our growing café culture on the Southern Gold Coast. Welcome to Mervyn Roy’s on Golden Four Drive in Bilinga, Garlic Kiss at Kirra, located under the Pure Kirra building, and Chalk St Espresso in Coolangatta. ..