Gold Coast 2018

Gold Coast 2018 celebrate four years to go with beach party

By Zjan Shirinian

A giant number four was formed on Surfers Paradise Beach to mark four years until the start of Gold Coast 2018 ©Gold Coast 2018April 4 - Hundreds of students helped form a giant number four on Surfers Paradise Beach to celebrate the four-year countdown to the start of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Village plans revealed

By Emily Goddard

An artist impression of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games village shows how the site will look when completed ©Queensland GovernmentMarch 27 - Plans for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Athletes' Village have been revealed by Queensland Premier Campbell Newman, who branded development as "one of the Games' most significant legacy projects".

Gold Coast 2018 is on course reports CGF Coordination Commission

By Duncan Mackay

The CGF Coordination Commission have completed their first inspection visit of Gold Coast 2018 ©Gold Coast 2018November 29 - Preparations for Gold Coast 2018 are on course following the first visit of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Coordination Commission, it was announced today. 

Gold Coast 2018 preparations are fully on schedule, claims chief executive

By Nick Butler at the Cumberland Hotel in London

Mark Peters is confident about preparations for Gold Coast 2018November 5 - Mark Peters, chief executive of the Gold Coast 2018, has dismissed claims they are behind with their preparations for the Commonwealth Games and insisted that everything is going according to plan.

Work on Gold Coast 2018 Athletes' Village set to start later this year

By Duncan Mackay

Gold Coast 2018 Athletes VillageJune 9 - Construction on the Commonwealth Games Village for the Gold Coast 2018 will start later this year following the allocation of almost $50 million (£30 million/€35 million), the Queensland Government has announced.

Gold Coast 2018 logo launched to mark five years to start of Commonwealth Games

By Duncan Mackay

Gold Coast 2018 logoApril 4 - The Gold Coast today launched its logo for the 2018 Commonwealth Games, an emblem inspired by an iconic soaring skyline and the city's stunning ocean side location, Australian officials claimed.

Australian pop idol star set to perform live at Gold Coast 2018 logo launch

By Tom Degun

Jessica Mauboy 2April 2 - Australian musician and actress Jessica Mauboy will perform live at the special unveiling of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games logo this week.

New Infrastructure Authority set-up to oversee build-up to Gold Coast 2018

By Duncan Mackay

Gold Coast 2018 ParkApril 1 - A new Commonwealth Games Infrastructure Authority has been established by Queensland Premier Campbell Newman to oversee the development and delivery of facilities for the Gold Coast 2018, it was announced today.

Pearson set to help unveil Gold Coast 2018 logo

By Tom Degun

Sally PearsonMarch 27 - Australia's reigning Olympic 100 metres hurdles champion Sally Pearson is set to help unveil the logo for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games next month.
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