Commonwealth Games Readiness Reference Group Commonwealth Games Readiness Reference Group

Scenic Rim Regional Council has formed a community reference group to help support local events and activities planned for the period leading up to and during the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in April 2018.

The objective of the reference group is to help provide a coordinated approach across the region for proposed activities coinciding with the Games and to promote community awareness and participation at the local level.

The 2018 Readiness Reference Group provides a channel for groups to plug into not only Council, but the various administrative bodies and government agencies tied up with Games preparations.

The group comprises: Cr Michael Enright (chair) Joy Drescher (Beaudesert), Joy Young (Kalbar), Andy Fechner (Beaudesert), Aria Ferguson (Tamborine Mountain), Peter Harris (Tamborine Mountain), John Flanagan (Tamborine Mountain), Eva Judge (Boonah), Louise Dwyer (Beaudesert) and Heather Lindsay (Canungra).



Local legends are being called on to carry the Queen’s Baton in Scenic Rim as it prepares to host the Queen’s Baton Relay.The eyes of the Commonwealth will be on Tamborine Mountain on 1 April 2018 as the Baton journeys towards its final destination, the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony on 4 April 2018.
Queen's Baton Relay nominations CLICK HERE




Useful links

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games official site CLICK HERE
Gold Coast Commonwealth Games on Facebook CLICK HERE
Volunteer to work at the Commonwealth Games CLICK HERE