Gold Coast Smart City Initiative
This project will position the Gold Coast as a 'smart city’ offering visitors and residents smart technology applications that will enable ease of access to a range of services such as Wi-Fi, car parking, easy traffic flow, and public safety via CCTV networks and lighting.
As part of this project, the telecommunications improvements will be made at Surf Parade, Kurrawa Park and Coolangatta and will improve the safety and overall experience for tourists and visitors now and into the future.
Furthermore, the improved telecommunications infrastructure at Broadbeach will be used during the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) to support Games activity.
The Public Domain Improvement Program (PDIP) funds minor capital works to deliver a range of long lasting benefits to the community as well as ensuring the best possible experience for visitors during GC2018.
The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games will transform the Gold Coast and Queensland by creating benefits for our communities before, during and after the 11 days of competition. These are the benefits that this initiative will bring to Queenslanders both within the Gold Coast and across our state:
- GC2018 creates opportunities for permanent legacy benefits from infrastructure improvements.