Category Archives: Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games Corporation Recognised for Knowledge Management

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) has received global recognition and a prestigious Enterprise Champion Award 2014 at an international conference attended by the world’s leaders in knowledge management systems.

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Calling For Broadwater Parklands Tenders

Construction of Stage 3 of the Broadwater Parklands is one step closer and the message to local companies is ‘be ready’. Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate said the City would soon be calling for tenders for the civil works for … Continue reading

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Royalty Raises First Commonwealth Games Flag

The first flag to recognise the Gold Coast as the official host city for the 2018 Commonwealth Games has been raised at the Council Chambers at Evandale. Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) President His Royal Highness Prince Imran and former Chief … Continue reading

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Gold Coast To Host 2015 ITU World Triathlon Series

The ITU World Triathlon Series is coming to Queensland following a successful bid by the State Government. The International Triathlon Union has confirmed the Gold Coast will host a leg of the series from the 10-12 April 2015, positioning Queensland … Continue reading

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Commonwealth Games Construction Boost

Construction of the 2018 Commonwealth Games Village will create an extra 1500 construction jobs on the Gold Coast. Grocon’s application for development of the village has been approved, marking a major milestone for Gold Coast workers and their families. Parklands … Continue reading

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CGF Signs Off On GC2018 Sports & Venues Program

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) Chairman, Nigel Chamier OAM and Minister for the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey announced today that the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has approved the sport program and venues master plan for the Gold Coast … Continue reading

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Queensland to star at Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

A Gold Coast primary school student and singer, songwriter and actress Jessica Mauboy will take to the world stage at the official Flag Handover Ceremony during the closing ceremony of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. Commonwealth Games Minister Jann Stuckey … Continue reading

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‘Impressed’ with Gold Coast 2018 progress

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Coordination Commission has confirmed that the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games™ (GC2018) are on-time and on-budget following this week’s visit. Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games, Jann Stuckey welcomed confirmation … Continue reading

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Nerang National Park to Host Commonwealth Games Events

A Gold Coast national park is more popular than ever before, hosting a raft of community events and attracting interest as a 2018 Commonwealth Games venue, National Parks Minister Steve Dickson said today. Mr Dickson said Nerang National Park was … Continue reading

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NBA Coach Sees Gold Coast’s Sporting Potential

Renowned NBA coach Mike Dunlap is visiting the Gold Coast this week to see the city’s potential as a sporting destination. Mr Dunlap, who coached the Michael Jordan-owned Charlotte Bobcats team, will visit The Southport School (TSS) where he will … Continue reading

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