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Commonwealth Games 2018 - Held In Which Country?
What Date is The 2018 Commonwealth Games?
Australia will host The Commonwealth Games 2018 which will be held 4-15 April 2018 on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
The Gold Coast has a population of some 500,000 residents and is the holiday capital of Australia. Surfers Paradise (the centre of the Gold Coast) become a mecca for holiday makers in the 60's when it began to showcase its stunning beaches and modern motels to the world. Since then it has become one of the fastest growing areas in Australia for both tourism and migration.
Now the beautiful Gold Coast is playing host to the 2018 Commonwealth Games and we couldn't be more excited!
Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast
How Much Is Accommodation In Australia?
With the Gold Coast already recognised as an extremely popular tourist destination, the choice of accommodation is truly vast. Book through our trusted partner Hotels Combined for the best deals.There is literally something for everyone, from cabins at caravan parks, to 5 star palace-like accommodation.
When Do Tickets Go On Sale for Commonwealth Games 2018
Tickets will go on sale for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in the latter half of 2017.
Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Australia
The Commonwealth Games Venues 2018
The suite of sporting venues is stunning and will provide athletes with the most up to date and comprehensive facilities available anywhere in the world.
- Wrestling will be held in a new 2500 seat complex at Coomera;
- Boxing and Table Tennis will be at Oxenford in the Village Roadshow centre;
- Squash and Weightlifting will be hosted at the Runaway Bay Indoor Sports Centre;
- Hockey competition will take place at Keith Hunt Park at Labrador;
- The Southport Broadwater Parklands precinct will be home to Gymnastics & Marathon events;
- Gold Coast Aquatic Centre will host the swimming and diving events;
- Netball will be at the Gold Coast Conference and Exhibition Centre at Broadbeach;
- Lawn Bowls will be hosted by the Broadbeach Bowling Club;
- The main stadium at Carrara will be the venue for both the opening and closing ceremonies and athletics;
- The mountain bike competition will be at Hinze Dam;
- Rugby 7's will be at the Robina Skilled Park Stadium;
- Road Racing Cycling will be around the Elanora / Currumbin Valley;
- Brisbane will be host to Track Cycling at the Chandler Stadium and Belmont Shooting Centre will hold clay target, pistol and small and full bore disciplines;
- Preliminary rounds of the mens and womens basketball competition will be held in the Cairns & Townsville Convention Centres in North Queensland.