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NOTICE – PALM BEACH PARKLANDS – LAWN AREA

Palm Beach Parklands main lawn area will be closed for complete rebuild and renovation from 1 November 2014 to 28 November 2014. As we all know, this area is so popular and well used, Council have found it necessary to do the lawn renovation so it will improve turf growing and be nice for the Christmas holiday. It is expected the renovation will be …

Open Day & Grand Opening Palm Beach Aquatic Center

  The Palm Beach Aquatic Centre, supported by the Palm Beach Squash Club situated at 1 Thrower Drive Palm Beach, is holding an open day commencing 4.00pm on Friday 05 September to celebrate and officially open recent new upgrades and inclusions to the Centre.  These include: Extension of and refurbishment of the gymnasium, A fully refurbished …

Challenge Gold Coast

Australia’s Tim Reed laid down a championship performance to out race his young charge Sam Appleton and win the inaugural Challenge Gold Coast. New Zealand’s Amelia Rose Watkinson just edged out Australia’s Annabel Luxford in a hard fought battle with the former world champion. Byron Bay based Reed is coaching the Sydneysider Appleton via correspondence …

Councillor News – Cr Daphne McDonald

Burleigh to border windfall I have been seeking clarification on newspaper articles which stated that Southern Gold Coast will be the main beneficiary of a $12.5 million ‘financial intervention’ and also, a funding boost for ‘neglected areas’ where Palm Beach will receive $7.5 million for ‘urban renewal’. Media articles were printed in the …

Help Our Community to Stay Safe

Palm Beach Police are conducting a survey to assess community expectations and client satisfaction. If you are able to assist us and offer us your view on crime and your satisfaction with Police, please complete the survey at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2GKQ2FB If you would prefer the link emailed directly to you, please email PalmBeach.Station@police.qld.gov.au …

Feast Palm Beach

On Friday 4th October 2013, the inaugural FEAST took place on Fifth Avenue, Palm Beach. With the support of Divisional Councillor Daphne McDonald, local traders on Fifth Avenue joined forces to create a street party with a carnival-style atmosphere, and food and entertainment that showcases the multicultural diversity of Palm Beach. Foodies  feasted …

Design a Logo for Palm Beach Promotions

  Local  School Competition: Together with our local high schools, we are holding a competition to find a logo which will become a branding for our new community group Palm Beach Promotions Inc. The young artists will also go into the competition to design a postcard which will be utilised to promote the initiative further. Designs can be submitted through …

From the Councillors Desk

Welcome to Palm Beach and surrounds. I am so excited to be involved in the launching of this new website promoting our beautiful area. The site contains a variety of information for everyone including residents, visitors and businesses. If you are looking for something to do, or a place to visit, stay or eat, this website will help. I hope you love …