Entries by Mitchell Van Homrigh

Council to vote on merging marketing & tourism bodies

Gold Coast City Council will vote to abolish the Gold Coast’s peak marketing and tourism bodies to create a new marketing and events organisation during a meeting on Tuesday. The proposal would see Surfers Paradise Alliance, Broadbeach Alliance and Connecting Southern Gold Coast all disbanded and replaced with a new body Major Events Gold Coast Mayor […]

Council crackdown on dilapidated houseboats

The Council is calling on the Gold Coast Waterways Authority to enforce penalties on decrepit houseboats overstaying their welcome on the Broadwater. Another houseboat burnt down yesterday. Mayor Tom Tate says it’s unacceptable to have these houseboats on the water for years. “The Broadwater is under the Gold Coast Waterways Authority and I’d call on […]

Report: NRL star quits to follow NFL dream

A Queensland and Cronulla Sharks sensation is set to follow in the steps of Jarryd Hayne and try and make a name for himself in the NFL. The Daily Telegraph reports Valentine Holmes has told the Sharks he’s quitting the club and wants to pursue opportunities in the United States. The fullback has reportedly spent time […]