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Hop on board the new ferries this summer

The City of Gold Coast is excited to announce a five-stop public ferry trial, with Hopo taking to the water this December. Why not something new and experience our beautiful waterways.

Hop on board the new ferries this summer
Mayor's Christmas Carols presented by Mercedes-Benz Gold Coast

Mayor's Christmas Carols presented by Mercedes-Benz Gold Coast, 7 December at Broadwater Parklands. Featuring one of Australia's most popular entertainers, David Campbell. Kids fun from 2pm and Carols from 5pm.

Mayor's Christmas Carols presented by Mercedes-Benz Gold Coast
Active pets are healthy pets

Spend this Sunday getting active with your beloved dog while learning helpful tips from an animal behaviourist and making new furry friends.

Active pets are healthy pets

Welcome to City of Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is an outstanding global city proudly looking towards its future. We are inspired by lifestyle and driven by opportunity, buoyed by the legacy of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

For the latest information on the bushfire situation, please visit the City Dashboard.


Gold Coast events

Wonders of Wildlife

Wonders of Wildlife - Koala

Let’s celebrate our Australian wildlife and help us treat, rehabilitate and release wildlife animals.

Pop-Up Playground

Sparky Do Dah’s Pop-up Playground

Sparky Do Dah’s Pop-Up Playground is a collection of activities and games suited for toddlers to adults.

Movies Under the Stars: Aquaman, Springbrook

Movies Under the Stars

What better way to spend an evening than outdoors watching a free movie under the stars with a double feature of Small Foot and Aquaman!

Sanctuary Film Festival

Sanctuary Film Festival

This outdoor and indoor event premiers some of the best short films, documentaries and feature films from around the world.

Art Exhibition and Competition

Art Exhibition and Competition

This art exhibition and competition is designed to unite the community through art while raising money for education.

Grounded exhibition

Grounded exhibition

Grounded explores environmental themes and concerns for the preservation of the natural world and the impact the urban lifestyle has upon it.

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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...

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.

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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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