🏆 Two southern GC clubs and proud SGC Members take home gold! 🏆

Following a tough year, two SGC members have stood out as leading examples of how to adapt, change and push-on. Now Clubs Queensland have recognised them for their efforts and named them Clubs of the Year.


With heavy rain happening around the Gold Coast the chamber wishes update its members on current warnings and necessary information.

2021 Gold Coast Careers Festival

Study Gold Coast are excited to announce that the 2021 Gold Coast Careers Festival is being held on Thursday to Saturday, 6-8 May 2021 at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Broadbeach.

Nominations for the 2021 Queensland Training Awards EXTENDED

Nominations for the 2021 Queensland Training Awards have been extended by one week, now closing midnight Sunday 28 March 2021.


Fast-track construction of the light rail’s Burleigh Heads-to-the-southern border extension

Mayor Tom Tate used the recent SGC Chamber event to announce he wants to build the light rail to the airport as fast as possible.

10 Southern GC Women who #ChooseToChallenge

In honour of International Women's Day 2021, here is your list of Southern GC women who dared to #ChooseToChallenge and as an effect has shaped the Southern GC we know and love.


Check out the latest news on all things road works, local council investment and planning. Keep up to date with what happening in the local area and plan ahead for your small business.

Division 14 Councillor Newsletter - March 2021

Read the latest news from Division 14 Councillor Gail O'Neill

Currumbin Wildlife Hospital unveils new extension

More than $300,000 has been spent extending the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital, after a record-breaking number of admissions last year.

Currumbin RSL ANZAC Day 2021 Update

As you may have heard with the recent announcements that attendance restrictions and additional requirements will be minimised based on the current environment for ANZAC Day 2021.

Queensland Government launches new check-in app for hospitality sector to stay COVIDSafe

The Queensland Government has released a new, free, check-in app making it much easier for the state’s hospitality businesses and their customers to stay COVIDSafe.

Member Spotlight: Black Diamond Modular Buildings

Black Diamond Australia is a leading provider of modular buildings, both in Australia and around the world.

Chamber member starts first of it's kind Rotary club

Rotary International District Governor, Andy Rajapakse, and Founder Club President, Zac Revere, are proud to commence a new styled action-oriented Rotary Club to be formed in Australia to focus on saving the iconic “Koala”.


On Saturday 27 February 2021, you will be personally escorted around the Hospital to learn about the medical care each animal receives. There will also be wildlife veterinary demonstrations, face painting, food stalls, giveaways and more!

Bold tourism ideas proposed for the Gold Coast that never happened

While many theme parks and novelties have been built in the past 60 years, there are plenty more that were proposed but never eventuated.

Queensland covid vaccine schedule

The Queensland Government has a plan to provide the COVID-19 vaccine to Queenslanders, working alongside the Australian Government. Check it out here.

Chamber speaks out on Facebook's news ban

President Hilary Jacobs released a statement on Thursday clearly condemning the actions of the tech giant. Read her statement here.


Check out the latest news on all things road works, local council investment and planning. Keep up to date with what happening in the local area and plan ahead for your small business.

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary touted by Today Show

The Sanctuary has been branded 'one of the top experiences on the Gold Coast' whilst being featured on Channel 9's Today Show.

Member Spotlight: Mom's friendly development company

They're local Web and Software Developers and have been on the Gold Coast for over a decade. MFDC will listen and guide you through the labyrinth of options when you need a technological solution to assist in growing your business.

Online Grant Writing Information Session

Local groups are invited to develop their grant writing skills and find out how to apply for sources of funding.

Building Business Confidence in 2021

Join CCIQ's economist Jack Baxter for insights into the current business environment in the Gold Coast region.


The latest CCIQ Pulse Survey results have indicated an improvement for Gold Coast businesses building on the fragile recovery currently underway.

New times parking restrictions - Coolangatta, Currumbin and Rainbow Bay

The timed parking restrictions will only apply Saturday’s, Sundays & Public Holidays 9am - 5pm


Check out the latest news on all things road works, local council investment and planning. Keep up to date with what happening in the local area and plan ahead for your small business.

Chamber's Board undertakes strategy session for year ahead

Last week our Chamber's board members completed a half day strategy meeting on the year ahead for Southern Gold Coast businesses.

Support for Business and Workers

The Department of Employment, Small Business and Training wants to keep you informed of the latest assistance from the Queensland and Australian Governments in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Upcoming free community workshops

Local groups are invited to develop their skills through a range of free, online workshops.

Pfizer Covid vaccine approved for Australia rollout

The Pfizer vaccine has met strict standards for safety, quality and efficacy, a statement from the prime minister’s office said on Monday, and the vaccine has been approved for rollout in Australia for people age 16 years and older.

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