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Get a glimpse behind the scenes of the 'Now it's your turn' campaign shoot

Listen to what GC2018 means for the people involved in our recent television advertisement.

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Now it's your turn

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games might be over, but its legacy lives on.

Trade 2018 Delegates at Southport Yacht Club

Queensland and Commonwealth Collaboration scores gold off the track

Collaboration and Showcase event showcased Queensland's regions and forged business relationships

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Reconciliation in Queensland Schools

Small Town Culture visited Harlaxton, Rockville and Wilsonton State Schools to collaborate on a song as part of the Reconciliation in Queensland Schools Program under the GC2018 RAP.


Australian first Indigenous astronomy exhibition a Commonwealth Games legacy

Skylore, an Australian-first Indigenous astronomy exhibition at the Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium will be a lasting legacy of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

GC2018 Legacy Assets Program

Schools, community and grass-roots organisations will benefit from Games equipment being gifted across Queensland.

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Trade 2018

As part the Trade 2018 Queensland and Commonwealth Collaboration and Showcase event, the Queensland Government has partnered with Regional Development Australia to publish Queensland’s Regions Trading Globally and an online collaboration portal.

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Upcoming events

October 20

Thangool Races

Thangool is the home of country racing within the Banana Region. The large course and spacious green lawns give an ambience of calm, a contrast to the cut and thrust of colour, suspense and excitement among the spectators, and the jockeys and horses as they stride down the straight towards the winner’s post.

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December 9

GC50 Run Festival

Now in it’s 22nd year of the event, the Gold Coast 50 Run Festival has been an annual event since it’s inception in 1997. Its breathtaking coastal course has seen the event be on the bucket list for many ultra-runners around Australia over the years.

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January 24

Day-Night Cricket Test Australia versus Sri Lanka

After the success of the first Brisbane Day-Night Test in 2016 you don't want to miss being at the only Domain Day-Night Test this summer at The Gabba against Sri Lanka! Make a long weekend of it on Australia Day to support the Aussies.

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How are you #Embracing 2018?

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games is about more than a spectacular sporting event. It is also about the opportunities and benefits that hosting the Commonwealth Games will bring to the Gold Coast and all of Queensland before, during and after the event.

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