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My Office – Presented by Ocean Road Magazine

Posted on Wednesday, July 11, 2018

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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.  ..

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. ..

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. ..

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. ..

Currumbin RSL Takes Sustainability to the Next Level

Posted on Monday, May 28, 2018

Dedicated to reducing their carbon footprint, Currumbin RSL has taken their sustainability practices to the next level with the introduction of two new initiatives, this month welcoming the Aussie Powernator and PulpMaster to the club.  ..

Small Business Opportunity through Griffith University

Posted on Wednesday, May 23, 2018

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? ..

SGC Profile – Marie Phillips, Owner – Hidden and Havana

Posted on Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Originally a software entrepreneur, Marie Phillips was inspired by the personal stories and interaction with people that hospitality provides, leading her to sell her company in 2015 and make the move into the café and venue industry. ..

Airport extends helping hand to community groups

Posted on Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Gold Coast Airport is calling on local community groups to apply for funding under its third annual Community Benefit Fund. ..

Southern Gold Coast Celebrates Tourism Week

Posted on Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The inaugural Tourism Week will kick off across the Gold Coast from 1 – 7 July and the Southern Gold Coast will be joining the festivities. ..

SGC Represented at ATE in Adelaide

Posted on Friday, May 04, 2018

The Southern Gold Coast was represented at the annual Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE) held in Adelaide in April. Connecting Southern Gold Coast CEO, Peter Doggett, attended the four day event which saw 2,000 overseas buyers and Australian sellers converge on the Adelaide Convention Centre.  ..

Accommodation Houses Invited to Participate in New Research Initiative

Posted on Friday, May 04, 2018

Connecting Southern Gold Coast has partnered with STR Global to encourage local operators to participate in the Free Hotel Survey Report.  ..

Surfing Australia Farewell’s CEO Andrew Stark

Posted on Tuesday, May 01, 2018

After 9 ½ years as CEO of Surfing Australia, Andrew Stark is leaving the organisation to take up a new role on the leadership team of the World Surf League. ..

Be the face of the QLD tourism industry

Posted on Monday, April 30, 2018

The Queensland Government is looking for the next faces of the Queensland tourism industry - and they could be from the Southern Gold Coast. ..

SGC Profile – Jen Plahm, Founder – Alpine + Sea

Posted on Friday, April 27, 2018

After living in an American ski town with strong wind, sun and an elevation of 2500 metres, Jen Plahm saw the toll the elements were taking on her skin. ..

Nominations Open for 2018 Queensland Tourism Awards

Posted on Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Queensland Tourism Awards. Southern Gold Coast businesses have the opportunity to be recognised for their outstanding achievements within the state's tourism industry. ..

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