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Report graffiti

It’s easy. Download our mobile app, complete our online Report a Problem form, call our graffiti hotline on 07 5667 5974, or email

Report graffiti
Set to sparkle

Share in the magic of our 2016 City Christmas lights competition presented by Heritage Bank. Entries now open, with a prize pool of $6500, including $1000 for the ‘7 News Gold Coast People’s Choice Award’.

Set to sparkle
Green waste bin promotion

Make gardening easier, get a green waste bin from $1 per week (terms and conditions apply). Order between 10 October and 20 November and go in the draw for a $1,000 Bunnings voucher.

Green waste bin promotion
Gold Coast Open House, 5 November 2016

Unlock the doors to over 30 inspirational architectural buildings through the city. Exclusive tours and your chance to meet the people who design, build and preserve these amazing spaces.

Gold Coast Open House

Gold Coast Hockey Centre will be upgraded to deliver a valuable, world class competition and training venue for athletes and the community, with two all-weather, synthetic pitches and seating for 5000 spectators.


Welcome to City of Gold Coast - host of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

The Gold Coast is an outstanding global city proudly looking towards its future, including as host of GC2018. We are inspired by lifestyle and driven by opportunity. When the eyes of the world are on us in 2018, we’ll be ready.

Community events

October Sunday Session

October Sunday Session

NightQuarter’s Sunday sessions are popping back up for Spring.

Write your life: The self-love movement

Write Your Life :: The Self-Love Movement

Would you like to know the secrets of wisdom journaling to free your inner wild woman so you can live a life of joy, self-understanding and honesty?

Volunteer with BeachCare

BeachCare Volunteer Day

Come on down to BeachCare and lend a helping hand. We'll also ask you to keep your eyes peeled for any beach litter and help us remove some weeds.

Gecko Nature Talk

Gecko Nature Talk

Coastal dolphins are keystone indicators of marine environmental health and are highly vulnerable to threats and environmental changes.

Melbourne Cup Fundraiser

Melbourne Cup Fundraiser

In conjunction with Cancer Council, Go Bowling Ashmore is hosting a Pink Ribbon Fundraiser this coming Melbourne cup.

West Lake Tilapia Busters

Mozambique Tilapia

City of Gold Coast with support from Gold Coast Fishing Fanatics is hosting a day of family fun at West Lake. The day aims to remove Tilapia and other introduced fish from the lake while raising awareness of further issues effecting water quality.

Latest news

Mayor and Councillors

Mayor Tom Tate

Mayor Tom Tate

Tom is a civil engineer by trade, having graduated from the University of NSW in the early '80s. He started his career in the construction industry and later moved...

Cr Donna Gates

Cr Donna Gates

Division 1

Division 1 is the City's northern gateway to the Gold Coast. The newly defined boundaries comprise what has historically been the city's largest division.


Cr William Owen-Jones

Division 2

Division 2 includes the suburbs of Helensvale, Monterey Keys, Oyster Cove, Oxenford, Studio Village, Regatta Waters, Coomera, parts of Upper Coomera and Arundel.


Cr Cameron Caldwell

Division 3

Division 3 is to the north east of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs of Biggera Waters (part of), Boykambil, Coombabah, Hollywell, Hope Island, Paradise Point...


Cr Kristyn Boulton

Division 4

Division 4 is centrally east of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs of Arundel, Labrador, Southport (north), Biggera Waters and Runaway Bay (south).


Cr Peter Young

Division 5

Division 5 includes the suburbs of Pacific Pines, Park Lake, Gaven, Nerang, Highland Park (part), Clagiraba, Mt Nathan, Guanaba and Maudsland (part).


Cr Dawn Crichlow OAM

Division 6

Division 6 extends westward from the east coast of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs of Southport (part), Ashmore (part), Parkwood and Molendinar.


Cr Gary Baildon

Division 7

Division 7 is on the east coast of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs Isle of Capri, Benowa, Bundall, Main Beach, Surfers, Paradise Waters, Ashmore and Southport.


Cr Robert La Castra

Division 8

Division 8 is inland from the Coast along the Nerang River and includes the suburbs of Ashmore, Nerang East, Merridown, Merrimac, Carrara, Boonooroo and Clear Island Waters


Cr Glenn Tozer

Division 9

Division 9 is in the south west region of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs of Advancetown, Austinville, Bonogin, Gilston, Highland Park, Lower Beechmont...


Cr Paul Taylor

Division 10

Division 10 is on the east coast of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs of Broadbeach, Broadbeach Waters, Mermaid Beach (part of), Mermaid Waters (part of) and Bundall


Cr Hermann Vorster

Division 11

Division 11 is in the south-east of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs of Robina, Varsity Lakes and part of Burleigh Waters.


Cr Pauline Young

Division 12

Division 12 is in the south-east of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs of Burleigh Heads, Burleigh Waters (part of), Miami and Mermaid (part of).


Cr Daphne McDonald

Division 13

Division 13 is on the south-east coast of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs of Palm Beach, Elanora, Reedy Creek, Burleigh Heads and Tallebudgera


Cr Gail O'Neill

Division 14

Division 14 is at the south of the Gold Coast and includes the suburbs of Elanora (part of), Tallebudgera (part of), Tallebudgera Valley, Currumbin Valley...


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