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Seniors Week

Check out the Seniors Week events on offer as we celebrate the achievements and contributions that seniors make to our city every day.

Seniors Week
Make physical activity part of everyday life

Search our online calendar for activities that can help reduce the risk of chronic disease, boost your mood, make you feel happier and improve your overall wellbeing.

Make physical activity part of everyday life
National Science Week

Come along to City Libraries Science Spectacular! A week-long celebration of National Science Week 2018. Meet scientists, do science and explore new technologies at your local library.

National Science Week
Help save koalas

More koalas are injured due to vehicle strikes and dog encounters during peak breeding season. Learn what you can do to help save our koalas.

Help save koalas

Welcome to City of Gold Coast – home of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

The Gold Coast is an outstanding global city proudly looking towards its future. We are inspired by lifestyle and driven by opportunity. Thank you for being part of GC2018.


Gold Coast events

National Science Week 2018

National Science Week 2018

Meet scientists, do science and explore new technologies, with an action packed program full of hands-on workshops and events for the whole family.

Seniors Week - Bring a friend line dancing

Seniors Week

Come on down, bring a friend and try your hand a line dancing.

The Color Run Gold Coast

The Color Run

Color Runners will soar to new heights in the Hero Zone and confront double the color in Super Zones, all at the Broadwater Parklands.

NaturallyGC Creatures of the Dark

NaturallyGC Creatures of the Dark

Turn on your night vision and join WildCall for a night time adventure on a light one-hour walk spotting some of Australia’s most iconic animals.

112th Annual Gold Coast Show

Gold Coast Show

Celebrating its 112th year, the Gold Coast Show will be held at the Broadwater Parklands and Owen Park Southport from 31 August to 2 September 2018, and for the first time ever it will be completely free to attend.

Father's Day Classic Car Show

Father's Day Classic Car Show

Over 40 classic stunners will be on display. Meet the owners, other car fanatics and have a great day at the markets!​

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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...

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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.

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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.

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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...

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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).

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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).

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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.

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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.

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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

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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...

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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

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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.

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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).

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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

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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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