The Department of Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games has transitioned to the Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development and the Commonwealth Games.

We are continuing to update this website working with other Queensland Government departments.

GC2018 partners

The Office of the Commonwealth Games (OCG)

OCG coordinated the Queensland Government's delivery of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games™ (GC2018). OCG lead the Queensland Government state-wide program Embracing 2018 to maximise the legacy benefits from hosting the Commonwealth Games as well as the development of Festival 2018, the state-wide arts and cultural program. The OCG worked with other Queensland Government agencies, the Federal government and local authorities including the City of Gold Coast to deliver capital infrastructure, transport and security arrangements for the Games.

Find out more about the Embracing 2018 program . The Embracing 2018 website will be closed in December 2018 and archived for reference purposes.

The Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning

DSDMIP was responsible for the delivery of the Games venue and village infrastructure program (capital development of competition, training and key non-competition venues, including the Commonwealth Games Village) and the project and contract management of individual projects. The infrastructure program was overseen by the Commonwealth Games Infrastructure Authority (CGIA) and the Economic Development Board (EDB).

The Parklands Village is part of the Gold Coast Health and Knowledge Precinct. Find out more about this development .

The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC)

GOLDOC was established in January 2012. Working with Government and Games partners, GOLDOC facilitated the organisation, conduct, promotion and commercial and financial management of the Commonwealth Games, including events and programs associated with the Commonwealth Games. Find out more about the place, the event and the sport. This site is now closed and available for reference purposes only.

The City of Gold Coast (CGC)

CGC established a Commonwealth Games unit which was responsible for the majority of activities involving city operations for the Gold Coast, festival and city legacy, and is the asset owner of many of the venues.

Find out more at City of Gold Coast

The Federal Government

The Federal Government, through the Department of Health – Sport, provided financial and in-kind support to GC2018. Core services to the success of the GC2018 include immigration, customs, and health. In addition, the Federal Government is working with Queensland Government departments and the City of Gold Coast on coordinated security strategies.

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF)

The CGF is the regulatory body that is responsible for the direction, policy and control of the Commonwealth Games.

Find out more at Commonwealth Games Federation

Commonwealth Games Australia

Commonwealth Games Australia is the national body responsible for Commonwealth Games operations, publicity and development in Australia, specifically providing and organising funding, clothing, travel, accommodation and accreditation of athletes and officials to GC2018.

Find out more at Commonwealth Games Australia

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