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18 May 2016

TACKLING YOUTH HOMELESSNESS

THE NUMBER of crisis care beds on the Gold Coast for homeless young people is about to double, as construction of the Gold Coast Project for Homeless Youth’s Bill Hoyer House nears completion.

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11 May 2016

Have your voice heard!

What does criticism against the SUNS or for that matter the Titans have to do with community cabinet? 

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19 April 2016

THE CITY’S BIGGEST CHALLENGE: MANAGING POPULATION GROWTH

TOWN planner Nicole Bennetts says Gold Coasters have a responsibility to attract investment to the city, and it is only through wise investment that the city will be able to manage population growth.

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12 April 2016

OZHARVEST: WHEN ANGER AND PURPOSE COLLIDE

WHAT pisses you off enough?  Well, therein lies your purpose, says social entrepreneur Ronni Kahn.

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7 April 2016

KICKING GOALS IN THE RIGHT PLACES

SHANE Primrose and Adam Harrison are playing a different game when it comes to entrepreneurship.The football fans have teamed up to create Good Football, a social enterprise where for every ball sold, another is donated to a child in need.Primrose says Good Football doesn't just tackle issues with health and...

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7 April 2016

GIBSON 'GETS' IT

SHE'S 22, a CEO, and making kids think about the only thing that really matters. Nicole Gibson, the founder of The Rogue & Rouge Foundation and the youngest National Mental Health Commissioner to ever be appointed in the Commonwealth, is proof that millennials are so much more than the stereotypes.Gold...

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YP Gold Coast 1 April 2016

ANTI-BIKIE LAWS TO HURT CITY’S REPUTATION

LABOR’S move to water down the Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishment (VLAD) Bill is a mistake, and any changes to the laws are set to detrimentally impact the city’s reputation as a place to live, work and play.

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10 March 2016

CREATING A CITY OF ‘YES’ PEOPLE

LEGAL eagle Melissa Coleman says future city leaders cannot be frightened of change in order for the Gold Coast to move forward as a flourishing city.

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4 March 2016

CITIES THAT INVEST IN PEOPLE SEE ENTREPRENEURIAL BENEFITS

ENTREPRENEURSHIP is in a league of its own in terms of its ability to generate economic growth, create jobs, and transform society.

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7 January 2016

TWO GREAT MATES ON A REAL ESTATE MISSION

THERE'S a new real estate brand on the Gold Coast block, headed by two young guns with real estate pedigree and focused on changing the face of property. Mitch Lambert and Jesse Willcox (pictured left-right) don't come with traditional brochures or window cards.

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