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Jewel Gold Coast Triathlon

Everyone's invited to this festival of triathlon fun where our Aussies will look to dominate leading into the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games™.

Jewel Gold Coast Triathlon
School holiday program

Calling all kids! We’re providing hundreds of fun, free and low cost activities across the Gold Coast. Experience nature, explore our parks, get active, check out our libraries or visit a community centre.

School holiday program
Bleach* Festival

Celebrate Bleach* Festival from 31 March to 16 April 2017. Music, circus, theatre, dance and much more.

Bleach* Festival
Be bold, be brave, be you

Youth Week is on from 31 March to 9 April. Keep an eye out for special guests Amy Shark and Bobby Alu at the Young Warriors event. Check out the full event calendar for more.

Youth Week Gold Coast
Embracing 2018

The City of Gold Coast is proud to be the host city for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Embracing 2018

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

Bleach* Festival

Bleach* Festival

Music, circus, theatre, dance, cabaret, installations and spectacle bring to life more than 20 locations along 52 kilometres of coastline, from beautiful beaches to a skate park.

Commonwealth Games 1 Year to Go Community Celebration

1YTG Community Celebration

Join us at a community celebration event on Surfers Paradise Beach with live acts and more.

Marine biologist field day (rocky shores and dunes)

Marine biologist field day

Be a marine biologist for a day and learn what is involved in their day to day job. Ask our in-house marine biologist questions about our Gold Coast marine life and help us identify some of the creatures in the rocky shores.

Gold Coast Superhero Weekend

Gold Coast Superhero Weekend

Dust off the cape, tie up your boots and pull on your cosplay for Broadbeach’s celebration of Gold Coast Superhero Weekend.

Gold Coast Bulletin Fun Run

Sport and Recreation

The Gold Coast Bulletin Fun Run isn’t just a fun run, it’s a fun run festival that starts and finishes at one of the Gold Coast’s most iconic venues – Cbus Super Stadium.

Easter crafts and Easter bunny visit

Easter crafts and Easter bunny visit

Get into the Easter spirit by taking part in egg decorating, design a bunny and bunny ear making craft workshops.

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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