News

WSL Changes Dates of Quiksilver and Roxy Pro in 2019

Posted on Friday, October 05, 2018

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. ..

Division 14 Update from Cr. O'Neill

Posted on Thursday, October 04, 2018

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. ..

By the C Concert Comes to Coolangatta

Posted on Wednesday, October 03, 2018

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.  ..

Coolangatta State School Seeks Business Support for Cententary Celebration

Posted on Friday, September 28, 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.  ..

Harcourts BMG Joins Forces with Armstrong Gold Coast

Posted on Tuesday, September 25, 2018

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. ..

Queensland’s Container Refund Scheme to Begin

Posted on Tuesday, September 25, 2018

On November 1, 2018, Queensland’s Container Refund Scheme, Containers for Change will begin reducing the amount of beverage container litter entering our environment by providing an incentive for people to collect and return eligible containers for recycling. ..

Coolangatta Police Station becomes ‘dementia friendly’

Posted on Friday, September 21, 2018

Coolangatta Police Station has become a ‘dementia friendly’ station, with seven officers becoming Dementia Friends. ..

Lost airport items benefit locals in need

Posted on Friday, September 21, 2018

With around 500 items handed in as lost property at the Gold Coast Airport each month, many remain unclaimed and are given a new lease on life. ..

Southern Gold Coast’s most interesting buildings open their doors

Posted on Friday, September 21, 2018

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. ..

Empty Bowls Event Raises Big Funds for the Hungry

Posted on Friday, September 21, 2018

More than $11,000 was raised to fight against hunger at the sold out Empty Bowls Gold Coast event on Saturday 15 September at Currumbin’s Dust Temple. ..

Balter Brewery Drops New Beer

Posted on Thursday, September 20, 2018

Currumbin’s own Balter Brewery have announced the latest addition to their beer family, the mid strength brew, Captain Sensible. ..

SWELL Award Winners Announced

Posted on Thursday, September 20, 2018

Dion Parker and Andrew Cullen were announced as the winners of this year’s major Neumann Family SWELL Sculpture Award, taking top honours and $15,000 amongst a total prize pool of more than $25,000 at the 16th annual SWELL Sculpture Festival. ..

Local Skydivers Get Set for World Parachuting Championships

Posted on Monday, September 10, 2018

Kirra based business, Gold Coast Skydive will see its owner Archie Jamieson and General Manager Alana Bertram gear up to compete at the World Parachuting Championships at Runaway Bay from 6 – 13 October. ..

My Office – Presented by Ocean Road Magazine

Posted on Monday, September 10, 2018

 ..

Level Up Art Studio Comes to The Strand

Posted on Friday, September 07, 2018

The Strand at Coolangatta is partnering with City of Gold Coast to bring the Level Up Youth Art Program to the centre in October. ..

DIVISION 14 UPDATE FROM CR. O'NEILL

Posted on Thursday, September 06, 2018

Welcome to the September 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. ..

CSGC Profile – Jenny Madigan – Owner, Greenhouse Canteen + Bar

Posted on Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Having worked in hospitality in various corners of the world from the USA to Dubai, New Zealand and Europe, Jenny Madigan says that when the opportunity to own Coolangatta’s Greenhouse Canteen and Bar presented itself, it just felt right. ..

SWELL Returns to Currumbin in September

Posted on Monday, September 03, 2018

Currumbin Beach will transform into an outdoor gallery this week as curated works to inspire and provoke will be on exhibition between 14 - 23 September at SWELL Sculpture Festival.  ..

Around Town: September Dining Specials

Posted on Monday, September 03, 2018

When it comes to dining on the Southern Gold Coast, we are spoilt for choice. In case you weren’t tempted enough by our amazing local restaurants and eateries, their delicious menus and premium locations, the following restaurants are offering super special deals to entice diners throughout September. ..

Ignite Education Celebrates 20 Years in Vocational Education and Training

Posted on Monday, September 03, 2018

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. ..

Recent Posts

Tags

Archive