WATCH: Bleach* Festival unveils 2022 program
Carla Tooma on 01/07/2022

WATCH: Bleach* Festival unveils 2022 program

BLEACH* Festival will be returning with a bang in 2022, with the arts and cultural festival unveiling its program at a special event at North Burleigh on Thursday night.Around 233 artists will be showcased at this year’s event, with 94 performances and 36 events to take place from August 11 to 21.Th

Gold Coast snubbed yet again from 2032 Olympics board
Lucy Rees on 01/07/2022

Gold Coast snubbed yet again from 2032 Olympics board

The Gold Coast has once again been blocked from being part of the 2032 southeast Queensland Olympic Games Organising Committee.Mayor Tom Tate was tipped to join the board following Redlands Mayor Karen Williams having to resign from the position following a drink-driving incident.However, Brisbane L

Upper Coomera home destroyed in late night blaze
Shanee Dobeson on 01/07/2022

Upper Coomera home destroyed in late night blaze

A home on the northern Gold Coast has been significantly damaged following a ferocious fire overnight.Emergency crews were called to the property along Rivercherry Way in Upper Coomera just before 11.30pm.It’s understood the blaze first erupted in the garage of the home, before quickly spreading to

Man killed in horror Hinterland creek crash
Shanee Dobeson on 30/06/2022

Man killed in horror Hinterland creek crash

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating after a man was killed in a horror crash in the hinterland.According to police, the vehicle was travelling west along Beenleigh-Beaudesert Road in Mundoolun just after 12.30pm on Thursday when it veered off the road and into a creekThe driver of the car, a 76

Grave fears for motorist after car found in waters in GC hinterland
Lucy Rees on 30/06/2022

Grave fears for motorist after car found in waters in GC hinterland

Grave fears are held for a man after his car crashed into waters in the Gold Coast hinterland this afternoon.The vehicle was found plunged in a creek in Mundoolun, just west of Tamborine Mountain, around 12.45pm.Multiple emergency crews, including police divers, were called to the crash on the corne

Nominate your street for the Gold Coast’s My Neat Street Honour Roll
Carla Tooma on 30/06/2022

Nominate your street for the Gold Coast’s My Neat Street Honour Roll

From July 1, Gold Coasters are being encouraged to nominate local streets that have exceptional upkeep to My Neat Street for the chance to win a $100 voucher.SourceContinue reading Nominate your street for the Gold Coast’s My Neat Street Honour Roll at myGC.com.au.

Coomera Station upgrades to deliver more parking spaces
Lucy Rees on 30/06/2022

Coomera Station upgrades to deliver more parking spaces

In a bid to encourage more Gold Coasters off the road and onto public transport, Coomera Station is getting a huge upgrade which will see over 1000 car parking spaces available to commuters.An extra 74 spots are about to open, with stage 1 of the project to be complete by next month.While stage 2 wi

Big boost to Gold Coast water cops as part of SEQ police funding
Lucy Rees on 29/06/2022

Big boost to Gold Coast water cops as part of SEQ police funding

Southeast Queensland will receive an extra 35 cops over the next 12 months to deal with increased demand in the growing region.The Gold Coast Water Police will be boosted by three officers, with top cops still deciding on exactly where the other officers will be placed.The expansion of boots on the

Qld the ‘tourism capital’ as Gold Coast bounces back from COVID
myGC on 29/06/2022

Qld the ‘tourism capital’ as Gold Coast bounces back from COVID

Queensland has been crowned Australia's number one tourism destination with the Gold Coast benefiting from the surge in people flocking to the Sunshine State.SourceContinue reading Qld the ‘tourism capital’ as Gold Coast bounces back from COVID at myGC.com.au.

Police appeal for public help to find missing Gold Coast man
Lucy Rees on 29/06/2022

Police appeal for public help to find missing Gold Coast man

Concerns are held for a 56-year-old man missing from Brisbane since last week, with police launching an appeal for assistance from the public.Glen Guild has connections to and usually resides in the Burleigh Waters area on the Gold Coast.He was last seen in Wollongabba on Ipswich Road near the inter