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National ride to work day

Ride to work for National Ride 2 Work day on Wednesday 14 October. Join us for a free community breakfast at Surfers Paradise foreshore. Bookings required.

Improved sports facility for the southern Gold Coast
Online Gold Coast Community Directory

Search our Gold Coast Community Directory for up to date listings of local community services and facilities on offer across the city, where you can view, download and print this information, including maps.

Love to ride GC
Free cycling workshops

From first timers to the most experienced road riders, there is a cycling workshop to suit everyone. Enjoy the many benefits of cycling and change the way you move.

Chinatown Street Markets
Spring into sport and culture

Springtime is bursting with events on the Gold Coast. Whether you’re into sport or culture or both, or just getting active and healthy, the Gold Coast has something for all tastes this spring.

Bring on Spring

We're proud to be the host city for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. More than 6500 athletes and officials will take part in world-class competition on the Gold Coast from 4 -15 April 2018.


Defined by its spectacular beaches, hinterland ranges, forests, waterways and vibrant communities, the Gold Coast is an outstanding global city which is proudly looking towards the future. Join our online community and use this website to access information about the services offered by the City of Gold Coast for residents, visitors and businesses.

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Community events

Walk of respect

Walk of Respect

Join us at Broadwater Parklands for a walk of respect. It is our opportunity to walk shoulder to shoulder, show our support for victims of family violence and say NO to domestic violence.

BeachCare - Broadbeach

BeachCare Volunteer Day

Come along to free community dune planting activities with BeachCare and care for your local beach.

Light the Night

Light the Night

Show your support for the Leukaemia Foundation with this fundraising walk. Light the Night walks will take place across the country on Friday 9 October 2015.

Movies Under the Stars - Mudgeeraba

Movies under the Stars

Bring along a picnic rug and comfy chair, and sit back to watch the family friendly movie, Paddington.

Golf Day Fundraiser - Act for Kids

Golf Day Fundraiser - Act for Kids

Golf Day Fundraiser event, for a charity called 'Act for kids' – preventing and treating child abuse and neglect.

A busy family's best friend the slow cooker

Karla Gilbert

Get to know your slow cooker and serve up nutritious, simple meals, ready for the family as you walk in the door.

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 Margaret Grummitt

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 Tracey Gilmore

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 Lex Bell OAM

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 Jan Grew

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 Greg Betts

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 Chris Robbins

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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