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Eddies Takes Over Coolangatta’s Iconic Pink Hotel

Posted on Monday, July 09, 2018

It’s all looking up for the owners of popular burger bar, Eddies Grub House in Griffith St, as they take over ownership of Coolangatta’s iconic Ocean View Motel, now known as The Pink Hotel.  ..

Division 14 Update from Cr. O'Neill

Posted on Friday, July 06, 2018

Welcome to this special Budget 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. To keep up to date with what’s happening throughout the month subscribe to my Facebook feed at facebook.com/gailoneilldivision14. ..

Gold Coast Airport Introduces New Mascot

Posted on Friday, July 06, 2018

In a city renowned for its colourful icons and representatives, a new identity is set to land – providing a warm and friendly “Goldie” welcome to passengers at Gold Coast Airport. ..

The Iconic at Kirra Beach Opens

Posted on Monday, July 02, 2018

Several years in the making, The Iconic at Kirra Beach officially opened its doors on 1 July. The luxury apartment building has been a much anticipated addition to Kirra’s beachfront strip and will operate as The Iconic Kirra Beach Resort, with a restaurant and commercial office precinct still in the final stages of leasing downstairs.  ..

Around Town: July Dining Specials

Posted on Monday, July 02, 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 July. ..

Currumbin RSL Places Third in Australia for Wedding Receptions

Posted on Friday, June 29, 2018

Waterside Events at Currumbin RSL has placed third in Australia for the Designer of Dreams in the Club Reception Category at the Australian Bridal Industry Awards. ..

Southern Gold Coast Police Beat

Posted on Thursday, June 28, 2018

Being a good witness – you may hold the key

If you see someone behaving suspiciously or a crime being committed, you become an important witness to police. What you see and hear can greatly assist police in identifying an offender or solving a crime. ..

Hong Kong Airlines Suspend Gold Coast Services

Posted on Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Hong Kong Airlines has announced that it will be suspending its Gold Coast to Cairns services from October 2018 due to a change in its business strategy in the market. ..

SGC Profile – Ben Gazal – Owner of Harcourts BMG

Posted on Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Four years ago, Ben Gazal put everything on the line to start his own Real Estate business in Coolangatta. From humble beginnings with just himself and a receptionist, today, Harcourts BMG is thriving with 13 staff and the recent move to a bigger office in Griffith Street. ..

Bleach* Festival Receives National Recognition

Posted on Thursday, June 21, 2018

Our very own Bleach* Festival has been recognised amongst the best in the country in the recently announced nominees of the 18th annual Helpmann Awards. ..

New Animal Encounter Launches at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Posted on Thursday, June 21, 2018

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary’s new Lost Valley residents have become some of the most popular in the park and now visitors have the opportunity to get up close and personal with a troop of inquisitive and adorable Cotton-top Tamarins. ..

Division 14 Update from Cr. O'Neill

Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2018

There are a lot of exciting works and events happening on the Southern Gold Coast over the coming months. Keep up to date with what's on by following my updates on facebook.com/gailoneilldivision14..

Reaching new heights: watch the story behind Guido van Helten's mural masterpiece

Posted on Thursday, June 14, 2018

Mural artist Guido van Helten has transformed more than 60 powerful images into huge industrial yet intricate artworks, leaving his giant footprint across the globe. ..

Cooly Rocks On™ Pinball Challenge Champs

Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018

12 finalists put their flipper and combo skills to the test at the Cooly Rocks On™ Pinball Challenge on Sunday 10 June.  ..

Cooly Rocked in 2018

Posted on Monday, June 11, 2018

An estimated 115,000 festival-goers converged on Coolangatta for five days and nights from June 6 – 10, celebrating everything there is to love about the 50s, 60s and 70s during this year’s Cooly Rocks On™. ..

Destination Gold Coast Announces New CEO

Posted on Monday, June 11, 2018

The Gold Coast Tourism Corporation Limited (GCT) board has announced that Ms Annaliese Battista has been appointed the new Chief Executive Officer. ..

Miss Rockabilly 2018 Announced

Posted on Monday, June 11, 2018

More than 130 people gathered at Coolangatta Sands Hotel on Friday 8 June for the judging of Miss Rockabilly at Cooly Rocks On™.  ..

Miss Cooly Rocks On™ 2018 Crowned

Posted on Friday, June 08, 2018

12 finalists took the stage on Thursday 7 June for the crowing of Miss Cooly Rocks On™, with Miss Ruby Alabaster taking away the top title.  ..

Southern Gold Coast Police Beat

Posted on Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Valuables attract thieves ..

2018 Australian SUP Titles Schedule Announced

Posted on Monday, June 04, 2018

The Australian SUP Titles will return to Currumbin in 2018, with the National event held from 9 – 13 November. ..

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