Please note, the information contained in these media releases is current at the date of publishing, which is noted on each story.

Gold Coast Airport named as Bonza's newest base

August 1, 2023

Gold Coast Airport (GCA) will initially welcome up to 70 additional flights each week, to 11 destinationsas part of a deal with Bonza – cementing GCA as the airline’s newest base.

National Volunteer Week at GCA

May 16, 2023

In celebration of National Volunteer Week, Gold Coast Airport hosted a special breakfast for its Ambassadors and AmbassaPAWS this morning.

Lights, camera, action! GCA's Plane Spotters' Photography Competition ready for take off

April 21, 2023

Gold Coast Airport is calling on aviation enthusiasts across the country to get snapping for the airport’s biggest plane spotting competition yet!

Touch Down for AirAsia X Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast Service

April 1, 2023

Direct services from Malaysia have returned to Gold Coast Airport, with the touch down of AirAsia X this morning arriving direct from Kuala Lumpur for the first time in three years. 

Direct Bali Flights Take Off From Gold Coast Airport

March 29, 2023

A new international connection will soon take flightat Gold Coast Airport, with Virgin Australia’s inaugural Gold Coast to Bali service departing this evening.

To celebrate the launch of the new route, passengers onboard the first flight were treated to a pre-flight ‘stretch and sip’ playfully combining two things Bali are famous for – Bintang and yoga.

Gold Coast Airport Records Strong Start to 2023

March 22, 2023

Gold Coast Airport has recorded its busiest February since pre-covid with more than 429,000 passengers travelling through the terminal last month. The latest figures show passenger numbers have jumped by more than 45 per cent when compared tothis time last year.

Gold Coast Airport named Best Regional Airport in Australia & Pacific

March 16, 2023

Gold Coast Airport has been named the Best Regional Airport in Australia and Pacific for the fifth time at the Skytrax World Airport Awards in Amsterdam overnight. The awards, referred to as the ‘Oscars of the airport industry’ are based on customer feedback from more than 13 million airport questionnaires conducted across 550 airports internationally and are regarded as a quality benchmark for the world airport industry.

Gold Coast Airport is Spreading the Love on Valentine's Day

February 14, 2023

Gold Coast Airport is spreading the love this Valentine’s Day by giving local groups a chance to sharein $50,000 of grants, with the launch of Queensland Airports Limited’s 2023 Community Benefit Fund.

Gold Coast Airport's Busiest Summer in 3 Years

January 23, 2023

Gold Coast Airport has marked its busiest summer holiday period in three years, topping off a momentous year with more than 5.7 million passengers travelling through the terminal during 2022.

Air New Zealand boosts flights on Gold Coast - Auckland service

January 18, 2023

Queensland Airports Limited welcomes the news that Air New Zealand will be adding two additional flights on its Auckland to Gold Coast route, providing an extra 27,400 seats between the two cities from March 2023. These additional services build on Air New Zealand’s current daily flight schedule between Auckland and the Gold Coast, taking the total to nine services per week between March and October 2023.


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