First glimpses of Games Village revealed

24 Mar 2014 4:42 PMJann StuckeyNews, The Commonwealth Games

Monday, March 24, 2014

Queenslanders have been given their first look at one of the key infrastructure projects for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games to be built at the Parklands site near Southport.

Premier Campbell Newman said the Commonwealth Games Village development project at Parklands was one of the largest urban renewal projects ever undertaken on the Gold Coast.

“I am...

Commonwealth Games milestone

2 Oct 2013 11:04 AMJann StuckeyNews, The Commonwealth Games

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 

A major Commonwealth Games milestone was marked today with Economic Development Queensland (EDQ) taking possession of the Gold Coast Parklands.

The move paves the way for redevelopment of the Parklands as the athletes’ village for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Acting Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and Planning Jeff Seeney said...

Parklands legacy lives on at Tallebudgera Pony Club

1 Oct 2013 10:41 AMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

30 September 2013

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the news that Tallebudgera Pony Club has been successful in obtaining a share of the infrastructure assets from the Gold Coast Parklands redevelopment.

“Construction is about to get underway on the new Commonwealth Games athlete’s village and the Newman Government will be able to help out community clubs by donating...

Planning commences for Commonwealth Games Village

1 Feb 2013 10:50 AMJann StuckeyNews, The Commonwealth Games

Friday, February 01, 2013

Development of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Village is officially underway with the declaration today of the Parklands site as a Priority Development Area (PDA) by the State Government.

Minister responsible for the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said the declaration demonstrates the Government’s commitment to getting on with the job of creating the best...

Newman Government names Parklands at Southport as Athletes Village Site

5 Jun 2012 3:12 PMJann StuckeyTourism, The Commonwealth Games

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation Board has unanimously recommended Parklands at Southport as the Games Athletes’ Village site.

The decision follows the Board’s careful evaluation of a number of reports and submissions about the location of the Village based on specific criteria including the high standards of security required and the challenges of...

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