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. ..
The Connecting Southern Gold Coast office will close on Friday 21 December at 5pm and reopen on Monday 7 January at 9am for the Christmas and New Year period. ..
Coolangatta was buzzing with Christmas spirit on Sunday 9 December at the annual Coolangatta Christmas Carols, with an estimated 7,000 people turning out to enjoy the perfect weather under our Southern Gold Coast skies. ..
A new promotional video has been made, highlighting all there is to love about the Southern Gold Coast regions of Coolangatta and Kirra. ..
By the C recently announced an additional concert to the calendar, coming to Coolangatta’s Queen Elizabeth Park on Saturday 16 March, 2019. ..
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. ..
Young emerging artists have a new home on the Southern Gold Coast, with the Level Up Studio + Gallery now open at The Strand at Coolangatta. ..
Queen Elizabeth Park will come alive with the spirit of Christmas on Sunday 9 December as the iconic free Coolangatta Christmas Carols returns. ..
New data released shows the Gold Coast’s iconic Cooly Rocks On™ Festival generated more than $6 million for the local economy this year. ..
Eddie’s Grub House’s latest project has finally been unveiled as The Pink Hotel welcomes its first guests. ..
Don’t lose your car – here’s the key
We’ve seen a recent crime trend in Coolangatta that has left us rather bemused. ..
After meeting at a Plastic Pollution Solutions trivia night a few years ago, Mitch Longhurst and Liz Lemieux had an instant connection due to their love of the ocean, surfing and passion for the environment. ..
Following an eight week refurbishment, Rainbow Bay’s Little Mali is now open, bigger and better than ever. ..
The World Surf League (WSL) has released its 2019 Championship Tour calendars for the men’s and women’s surfing tours, announcing that the 2019 Quiksilver and Roxy Pro at Snapper Rocks will be moved from the traditional March period to April 3 - 13, 2019 - coinciding with Queensland school holidays. ..
BY THE C - a celebration of live music, food and community on iconic coastal locations around Australia - is coming to Coolangatta's Queen Elizabeth Park on Saturday February 2, 2019. ..
Next year marks the Centenary of Coolangatta State School – first established on Kirra Hill in 1919, now the Kirra Hill Community and Cultural Centre, and the present school at Staplyton Street, Kirra established in 1977. Local businesses are being encouraged to take part in the celebrations in February 2019. ..
Harcourts BMG has announced they have joined forces with Armstrong Gold Coast, welcoming them into the Coolangatta office and beginning a new practice earmarked by a combined, expansive real estate knowledge. ..
After 20 years as a practice Director in Tweed, architect Andrew Armstrong decided his home town of Coolangatta was the ideal place to set up shop to run his own firm. In 2015, Armstrong & Co. popped up next to the Coolangatta Pie Shop, coinciding with the revival of the Griffith St stretch. ..
Coolangatta Police Station has become a ‘dementia friendly’ station, with seven officers becoming Dementia Friends. ..
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. ..