Reports and publications

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Post Games Report

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Post Games Report is the first comprehensive overview of the GC2018 and legacy evaluation after the Games. The report’s findings highlight the achievements, challenges and opportunities from GC2018.

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Reconciliation Action Plan Evaluation Report

This report presents the findings of the GC2018 Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) Evaluation. The report identifies key achievements of the RAP and key challenges and learnings for the future development and implementation of similar RAPs.

Trade 2018 – Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Trade and Investment Program Evaluation Report

Trade 2018, the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Trade and Investment Program, was primarily an economic leveraging, promotional and relationship building initiative. The Trade 2018 – Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Trade and Investment Program Evaluation Report demonstrates the outcomes achieved from the successful delivery of the Trade 2018 program, including the trade and investment opportunities created for the Gold Coast and Queensland.

Festival 2018 – Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Arts and Culture Program Evaluation Report

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Arts and Culture Program Evaluation Report combines the Festival 2018 program data provided by the Host City (Gold Coast) and each Event City (Brisbane, Cairns and Townsville) with the findings of an extensive program of primary research led by Culture Counts. This includes over 5,000 online and intercept survey responses collected from public attendees, participating artists and arts organisations.

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Visitor Study Evaluation Report

The GC2018 Visitor Study report contains the findings of an extensive program of primary research including 13,780 online and intercept survey responses collected from public attendees and volunteers, measuring the experience and expenditure of visitors attending the Games.

Economic impacts of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games – 2018 Post-Games Report

The Economic impacts of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games - 2018 Post Games report, produced by Griffith University in 2018, builds on the earlier 2017 Economic Impact Study utilising Games year and post-Games data. It estimates the likely overall economic and employment benefits of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games for Queensland over the nine-year pre-Games, Games-year, and post-Games period (2013-2022).

Economic impacts of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

The Economic impacts of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games report, produced by Griffith University in 2017, estimated the economic impacts of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Parts of the report have been redacted due to some of the information being commercially sensitive and/or subject to commercial in confidence provisions.

Snapshot Report - Embracing 2018 Legacy Program

The Snapshot Report - Embracing 2018 Legacy Program, published in December 2016, highlighted the substantial work undertaken by Games Partners to maximise legacy benefits for the Gold Coast and Queensland from hosting the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Ahead of the Games

The Ahead of the Games public progress reports contain detailed information on Embracing 2018 legacy initiatives and a comprehensive venues update.

Last updated: 03 Apr 2019

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