By Duncan Mackay

Australian television personality Liz Cantor was among the first people to receive one of the limited enough Three Years to Go pins produced by Gold Coast 2018 ©Gold Coast 2018A limited edition of special commemorative Three Years to Go (3YTG) lapel pins have been produced by the Gold Coast 2018 to mark the occasion tomorrow.

A total of 15,000 3YTG surfboard-shaped lapel pins will be given away to anyone purchasing a copy of tomorrow's local newspaper, The Gold Coast Bulletin

April 4 marks exactly four years until the start of the Commonwealth Games. 

Readers need to redeem the coupon on page two of the newspapers at their local shop to receive a pin, while stocks last.

The pins have been designed by Gold Coast 2018 and supplied by the Organising Committee's local-based merchandise supplier, Lifestyle Australia. 

A limited edition of 15,000 Three Years to Go pins will be given away free with the Gold Coast Bulletin on Saturday ©Gold Coast 2018A limited edition of 15,000 Three Years to Go pins will be given away free with the local newspaper, the Gold Coast Bulletin, on Saturday ©Gold Coast 2018

Among those to have already received special editions of the pin are local television personality Liz Cantor. 

"I think I will put it on display in the kitchen," Cantor, who presents Queensland Weekender, Creek to Coast and 7 News, told the Gold Coast Bulletin

"Being a lifestyle-show presenter, I can't wait to see our city showcased to the world.

"And I'm a sports nut, so I am really looking forward to seeing all the action unfold here."

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