News

Entertainment Lines Up for Cooly Rocks On

Posted on Monday, April 25, 2016

The Southern Gold Coast’s biggest festival is just around the corner, hitting Coolangatta, Kirra and Tweed from June 3 – 13. Whether it is music, cars or family fun, there is no shortage of events and entertainment to suit all ages.  ..

Southern Gold Coast Hosts Business Learning Forum

Posted on Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) on the Southern Gold Coast are being invited to a Learning Forum on Saturday 14 May, 2016 at the Currumbin RSL, from 8am to 2pm. ..

World-First Solar Powered Surf Festival Hits Waves at Duranbah

Posted on Monday, April 04, 2016

A world-first carbon neutral surfing event is being held at Duranbah on Sunday 24 April as part of the Gold and Tweed Coast’s Student Surf Festival 2016. ..

Paddleboards and Pilates Meet on Currumbin Creek

Posted on Tuesday, March 29, 2016

A new craze to hit our Southern Gold Coast waterways, SUP pilates combines stand up paddleboarding and pilates on Currumbin Creek. It joins the host of weekly activities out on the water, providing options for locals and visitors to keep fit and active. ..

Nominations Open for 2016 Queensland Tourism Awards

Posted on Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Local tourism businesses and event organisers are invited to nominate for the 2016 Queensland Tourism Awards (QTA).  ..

SCU students ‘WIL-ing’ and able

Posted on Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Work integrated learning (WIL) is now a common component of university curriculum design for many disciplines. Encompassing a range of approaches and strategies that integrate theory with the practice of work, WIL is described as ‘experiential learning’ and provides students with the opportunity to be ‘work-ready’, with real-world industry experience upon graduation.  ..

CSGC Profile – Wendy Handley – Chair, Tugun Community Bank

Posted on Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Tugun resident Wendy Handley has been the Chair of the Tugun Community Bank Branch of Bendigo Bank for the past four years, having served on the Board since 2007 and being a foundation shareholder of the Bank since it opened its doors in 2003.  ..

Forum to Meet the Division 14 Candidates

Posted on Monday, January 25, 2016

Connecting Southern Gold Coast has partnered with Southern Cross University at Bilinga to host a free forum on Thursday March 10 to ‘Meet the Candidates’ for Division 14 in the upcoming local government election. The forum will allow each candidate to discuss their priorities for the region. Registrations are essential. ..

TEQ Chairman Bob East Meets SGC Tourism Industry

Posted on Wednesday, November 04, 2015

The newly appointed Chair of Tourism Events Queensland, Gold Coast local and Mantra CEO Bob East, addressed the Southern Gold Coast tourism industry last month at Skål International Southern Gold Coast’s October breakfast at the Currumbin RSL.  ..

New Women’s Business Networking Group Launches

Posted on Sunday, October 04, 2015

A new networking group is launching for women in business on the Southern Gold Coast. Southern Business Women Connect is hosting their inaugural event on Friday 16 October with a luncheon at the Currumbin RSL, featuring a panel of local businesswomen sharing their stories and experiences in business.    ..

Tugun Community Bank Introduces Community POS

Posted on Sunday, October 04, 2015

The Tugun Community Bank Branch of Bendigo Bank is making it easier for community groups to raise funds with the introduction of Communtity POS. The wireless electronic POS equipment is now available as a low cost solution for local clubs and organisations to accept real time card payments at events, sign on days, school fetes and fundraisers. ..

New Bulk Billed ATSI Health Clinic at Bilinga

Posted on Friday, August 28, 2015

Kalwun Health Service has recently opened a new clinic at Airport Central in Bilinga, providing bulk billed health services to the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander community. The clinic will provide GP, Allied Health and Specialist services. ..

Southern Gateway Advisory Committee Formed

Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The newly commissioned Southern Gateway Advisory Committee has commenced, an initiative of Division 14 Councillor Chris Robbins. The much anticipated committee has met for the first time and announced Drew Steptoe, CEO of the Kirra Beach Hotel, as the inaugural chair. 

Drew will chair the group, joined by Cr Robbins, Mayor Tom Tate and Gail O’Neill, President of the Southern Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce, as standing members of the committee.   ..

Currumbin Wildlife Hospital Foundation Gala Dinner

Posted on Monday, March 09, 2015

Save the Date – the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital Foundation Gala Dinner is on Friday 29 May 2015 at Jupiters Casino in Broadbeach. The annual fundraiser supports the fantastic work of our local Wildlife Hospital, with the chance to bid on one of the giant koala sculptures as part of the Animals with Attitude community art event.   ..

Southern Cross University Hosts CAUTHE Conference

Posted on Thursday, February 05, 2015

The Gold Coast campus of Southern Cross University at Bilinga last week hosted the 25th annual Council for Australasian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference from February 2-5.  ..

Get Export Advice for your Business

Posted on Thursday, August 28, 2014

If you are wanting to expand your business through exporting, then get along to the City of Gold Coast’s Export Business Forum on Tuesday 2 September during Small Business Week. The forum is free for registered Gold Coast businesses and aims to provide local businesses with information about programs and assistance packages to help connect with businesses across the globe.  ..

Special Interest Groups on the Southern Gold Coast

Posted on Wednesday, March 17, 2010
 ..

Recent Posts

Tags

Free Shuttle bus Solar power Bleach* Festival awards tips Wintersun Festival Cross Border gold coast thank you New Event animals kirra surfstock 09 green events marketing economic impact CSGC Profile exporting Education Migaloo new business free listings business directory gold coast airport beach soccer kirra kite festival City of Gold Coast ecofund QLD culture coffee Special Interest Groups Tourism Working Group kirra Bond University kiteflying christmas My Office Bilinga break even lifestyle social media SurfVolley Coolangatta Quiksilver Pro 2010 Coolangatta festival Currumbin Therapist of the Year music community Southern Gold Coast news southern gold coast Southern Cross University Congratulations technology Learning ANZAC soccer history Stand Up Paddle Boarding charity Australia day stalls retail festivals Marine Life GCCC SGC Events & Festivals Australia's Cleanest Beach Award business Quiksilver and Roxy Pro Sports report brochues bands accommodation reduce CO2 Currumbin RSL tourist promos cleaning services SGC Success Spotlight Clean up Australia Day survey skydiving Cooly Rocks On Opera on the Beach competitions update carbon footprint reduction beaches employment seminar travel safety business enhancement tourism organic farming sponsorship Tweed Business Tips cycling Tugun Progress Assoc free events Surfworld gold Coast environment Tugun australia summer service dining Add new tag Whale Watching The Strand GC18 surfing light rail News greenhouse gas emissions Daylight Savings holidays cuisine tourism australia Cooly Rocks On 2014 regional business development

Archive