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. ..
Southern Cross University Gold Coast campus was proud to officially open its newest building in a ceremony officiated by the Hon Karen Andrews MP, Minister for Industry, Science and Technology and the federal member for McPherson on Thursday, 13 December, 2018. ..
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. ..
Coolangatta Police Station has become a ‘dementia friendly’ station, with seven officers becoming Dementia Friends. ..
Ignite Education celebrated 20 years in the Vocational Education Training Sector in August.
Initially named Currumbin RSL College of Hospitality, Ignite Education provides a range of qualifications and learning opportunities including school based traineeships which can translate into a multitude of pathways for other tertiary courses or job placements. ..
Connecting Southern Gold Coast welcomes Kazuki Ueda to the team as a student intern from Griffith University. ..
Queensland Road Safety Week – Speak up for Road Safety ..
Are you a tourism small business wanting to create and capture value? Would you like some proposals from final year tourism students to help you? ..
Bunions, foot ulcerations and corns are not often spoken about in polite company, but Southern Cross University pedorthics students will make them front and centre at a fortnightly clinic dedicated to helping people get back onto their feet. ..
The Southern Gold Coast once again welcomed a group of students from Singapore in April through the nanoKnowledge Pathways to Excellence project, a program that specialises in developing innovative curriculum for learning journeys internationally. ..
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. ..
Local businesses now have access to Envirotech Education’s Accelerator Program participants, a work placement initiative that helps both learners and businesses get ahead. ..
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. ..
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. ..
Connecting Southern Gold Coast’s popular Business Success Program is taking registrations for the February 2018 round of workshops. ..
Come along to a free Grant Writing information session hosted by the City of Gold Coast from 5:30 - 7:30pm on Monday 12 March. ..
Connecting Southern Gold Coast’s popular Business Success Program is taking registrations for its final round of workshops for 2017. ..
Study Gold Coast is inviting local businesses to participate in the free Business Consultation Workshop from 8:00 – 9:30am on Thursday 21 September and engage in the scoping phase of the Gold Coast City Employability Program. ..
Papua New Guinea’s National Beach Volleyball team has identified Coolangatta’s Beach Volleyball Courts as the training hub that will allow them to best prepare for the Commonwealth Games Oceania Qualification Event in Vanuatu in December 2017. ..