The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has hailed a donation of AUD$600,000 (€369,379/£324,066) by the Queensland Government to the Australian Olympic team ahead of Tokyo 2020.
Queensland will be home to the Southern Hemisphere’s first year-round freestyle ski-jumping facility to be built at the Sleeman Sports Complex in Chandler, it has been announced.
Ashleigh Gentle collected another title on home soil as she dominated the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Cup in Mooloolaba in Queensland, before the men’s elite race was won by favourite Tyler Mislawchuk of Canada.
Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) chief executive Matt Carroll has suggested that a south-east Queensland bid is Australia's only hope of securing the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee is to send AUD$35 million ($25 million/€22 million/£20 million) in savings back to State Government, but debates over how the money should be spent continue.
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.
Potential Queensland bid for Olympic Games would require Federal Government backing, Gold Coast 2018 chairman claims
A Queensland bid for the 2032 Olympic Games would require Federal Government support, according to Gold Coast 2018 officials.
I am hoping that I am not alone in this, but do you think every year about this time it gets busier and busier? It’s the usual ‘silly season’ stuff, plus work. Once upon time, people slowed down noticeably; now it’s a million miles an hour right up to Christmas Day.
Queensland Premier claims ensuring 2018 Commonwealth Games a success part of reason for calling snap election
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk today called a snap state election for November 25 and claimed that ensuring next year's Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast will be a success was partly behind her decision.
Gold Coast 2018 unveil surfboard-shaped countdown clock to mark 1,000 days until start of Commonwealth Games
A giant clock in the shape of a surfboard has been unveiled to mark 1,000 days until the start of the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.