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Myth: Severe weather doesn't happen on the Gold Coast

Are you prepared for a severe weather event? Read our Preparing for Natural Disasters Guide.

Myth: Severe weather doesn't happen on the Gold Coast
Swim between the flags and we'll see you at the beach!

We want you to have a great time on the beach this summer, so remember the golden rule, always swim between the red and yellow flags.

Swim between the flags and we'll see you at the beach!
My Water. My Future

Water is a precious and limited resource. Dry weather throughout South East Queensland has seen our combined dam levels fall. Everyone and every drop counts. See our water saving tips.

My Water. My Future

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.


Gold Coast events

Sand Safari Arts Festival 2020

Sand Safari Arts Festival 2020

This free festival comes to life across 17 days, containing over 270 tonnes of sand themed to your favourite fairy tale.

Summertime Sessions in the Village

Summertime Sessions in the Village

Bring your blanket, chairs and loved ones to this magical music event in Mudgeeraba.

BMX National Series

BMX National Series

Don't miss the chance to see Australia's best riders in the lead up to the National Championships.

Nerang Street Beats

Nerang Street Beats

Street Beats is the Gold Coast’s newest event celebrating our street culture and street art scenes.

Movies under the Stars: Toy Story 4, Ashmore

Movies Under the Stars

What better way to spend an evening than outdoors watching a free movie under the stars?

BlazeAID Bush Fire Fundraiser

BlazeAID Bush Fire Fundraiser

Join us for an afternoon full of live music, sausage sizzle, jumping castle, bar, food trucks, stalls, live auction and raffles.

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.

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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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