A nationwide competition has been launched today to find a mascot for the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.
Commonwealth Games Minister Kate Jones today joined students from 112 Gold Coast State, Catholic and independent schools to launch a programme that aims to link local schools with others in the Commonwealth.
Global IT specialists CGI have signed-up to become England's first major partner ahead of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Olympic 100 metres hurdles champion Sally Pearson was among those to join festivities today to mark Three Years to Go until the start of the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.
Special breakfast and outside radio broadcast among events marking three years until Gold Coast 2018
Gold Coast 2018 are hoping to provide reassurance that preparations for the Commonwealth Games are on course with a series of events to mark three-years-to-go until the quadrennial event gets underway.
Commonwealth Games Minister Kate Jones has announced the establishment of a Cabinet Committee which will provide strategic direction for the delivery of Gold Coast 2018.
Gold Coast 2018 organisers have claimed basketball 3x3 will not feature on the Commonwealth Games sports programme, despite International Basketball Federation (FIBA) sports director Kosta Ilievs revealing that detailed discussions about replacing the traditional version of the sport were ongoing.
It was claimed here today that 3x3 basketball will feature at the next Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in 2018, instead of the traditional version of the sport.
Young athletes celebrate Commonwealth Day with Queensland Governor to help mark countdown to Gold Coast 2018
Eighteen aspiring young athletes have marked Commonwealth Day by attending afternoon tea with Queensland's Governor Paul de Jersey at Government House in Brisbane.
Jann Stuckey, the Queensland Commonwealth Games Minister, appears to have brushed off the advice of Auditor-General Andrew Greaves when he called for a revamp of the organisation of Gold Coast 2018.
Venues for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast will be full thanks to an affordable ticketing price policy, Australian organisers have promised.
Glasgow 2014 chief executive David Grevemberg has urged Gold Coast 2018 to put their own stamp on the Commonwealth Games, an event he is set to be closely involved in when he takes up his new role.
Nigel Chamier, chairman of Gold Coast 2018, has claimed the Commonwealth Games will "change this city forever".
Exclusive: Commonwealth Games Federation "very happy" with Gold Coast 2018 preparations claims Prince Imran
The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) is "very happy" with preparations for Gold Coast 2018, claims its President Prince Imran, as delegates continue to meet here for the Glasgow 2014 Debrief.
A welcoming atmosphere and excellent cooperation between stakeholders and partners are two of the most important lessons Gold Coast 2018 needs to learn from Glasgow 2014 in order to replicate its success, Commonwealth Games Federation President (CGF) Prince Imran claimed here today.