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Country Paradise Parklands upgrade in full swing

Country Paradise Parklands upgrade in full swing

Residents of Nerang will have a world-class adventure playground and half a hectare of picturesque picnic areas on their doorstep as part of a $2.8 million upgrade to Country Paradise Parklands.Works to construct the new playground and surrounding parklands are reaching the halfway mark, and upon completion will cater to the recreational needs of the growing population of Nerang and beyond.Mayor Tom Tate said the project was a welcome cash injection in the north-western corridor. “Residents of Nerang and surrounds can rejoice with works well underway to transform part of Country Paradise Parklands into an exciting space for children of all ages and abilities to play, learn and explore,” he said.“This project is about supporting the green behind the gold.
City of Gold Coast Media releases
6 Aug 2020
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Beaches receive boost ahead of summer

Beaches receive boost ahead of summer

  Enough sand to fill 16 Olympic sized swimming pools will be pumped from Tallebudgera Creek to Burleigh Heads over the next two months as part of the City’s coastal management program.The annual ‘bea…
City of Gold Coast Media releases
5 Aug 2020
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Hop back on board Hopo

The City’s first ever ferry service is back, with two new locally built vessels taking to the water.Mayor Tom Tate and Anthony Ardern made the announcement today, with the regular service set to resum…
City of Gold Coast Media releases
31 Jul 2020
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First look at new Miami Aquatic Centre

First look at new Miami Aquatic Centre

The $18 million redevelopment of the Miami Aquatic Centre is on track, with Mayor Tom Tate and swimming champion Giaan Rooney inspecting works at the facility together today.The shell of the new 50 me…
City of Gold Coast Media releases
21 Jul 2020
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Free outdoor and online fitness classes available year-round

Free outdoor and online fitness classes available year-round

The City’s new-look Active & Healthy program is out now with more than 180 classes on offer each week across the city.Mayor Tom Tate launched the release of the new program with a visit to a group…
City of Gold Coast Media releases
15 Jul 2020
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City powers up with electric vehicles

City powers up with electric vehicles

The City has introduced six fully electric vehicles to the Council fleet in an effort to reduce its carbon footprint.The vehicles form part of the City’s Energy Management Program which helped see Cou…
City of Gold Coast Media releases
1 Jul 2020
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City on the road to reducing carbon footprint

City on the road to reducing carbon footprint

The City of Gold Coast is trialling a new road recycling technology which halves the greenhouse gas emissions normally produced during conventional asphalting.Foamed asphalt is an innovative technolog…
City of Gold Coast Media releases
23 Jun 2020
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City Budget 20 - 21 paves roads to recovery

City Budget 20 - 21 paves roads to recovery

The City of Gold Coast Budget will pave the way for the rebuilding of the Gold Coast’s economy in an effort to protect residents and businesses in a post pandemic year.Mayor Tom Tate described the $1.…
City of Gold Coast Media releases
22 Jun 2020
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City Services Update

City Services Update

LifeguardsCity lifeguards will reinstate flags on beaches from Saturday 20 June. LibrariesLibrary members can order and collect on-hold books from Monday 22 June (via appointment only) at all lib…
City of Gold Coast Media releases
12 Jun 2020
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