Kate Jones has said the Liberal National Party (LNP) sought legal advice about the possibility of cancelling the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games back in 2012.
National Federations (NSFs) are being encouraged to pay their share of costs for damages reportedly made by Indian athletes at the Gold Coast 2018 Athletes' Village.
A special Legacy Hall has been created at the Gold Coast Sporting Hall of Fame to ensure memories of this year's Commonwealth Games are preserved.
Cash rewards from the country's Government have been presented to the Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee (PNGOC) to recognise the three medals won at this year's Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast.
An Indian journalist accused of trying to smuggle a group of his countrymen into Australia for the Commonwealth Games, for a payment of AUD$12,000 (£6,700/$9,000/€7,600), will remain behind in prison after being denied bail.
The Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton Relay for Gold Coast 2018 cost AUD$6.4 million (£3.5 million/$4.7 million/€4.1 million), it has been reported.
The XXI Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia will be remembered for many reasons, not least because of the number of "firsts" that the world witnessed during 12 days of sensational sporting competition and exhilarating arts and culture events.
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has decided to leave out traditional saris from their female athletes' dress code for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang.
Australian weightlifter Francois Etoundi has claimed to have had his bronze medal from the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games stolen from his car outside his Melbourne home.
Australia's Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has claimed countries competing at major events such as the Olympics and Commonwealth Games should pay a bond to the host nation in case their athletes vanish or seek asylum.
Millions of dollars worth of Gold Coast 2018 equipment will be given to local sporting clubs, schools, councils and community organisations in Queensland as part of Commonwealth Games legacy plans.
New Zealand boxer David Nyika has been reunited with his Gold Coast 2018 gold medal after it was stolen from his car.
Approximately 50 athletes have stayed in Australia illegally after vanishing during last month's Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, a Government official has claimed.
Gold Coast 2018 claim they are working to help security staff who are still awaiting payments from last month's Commonwealth Games.
Malaysia faces a two-year ban from weightlifting that would keep it out of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, because three more of its athletes have been caught taking steroids.