Lobethal and Stirling to welcome Queen's Baton in lead up to 2018 Commonwealth Games

‚ÄčLocal legends of the community are being called on as we prepare to host the Queen's Baton Relay ahead of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

The Queen's Baton, which carries a message from Her Majesty The Queen throughout the Commonwealth, will be carried through the townships of Lobethal and Stirling on Wednesday 21 February 2018 by local heroes and inspiring members of the community.

GC2018 are looking for people who:

  • Have acheived something extraordinary or inspired others to achieve something extraordinary; or
  • Have made a significant contribution to either sport, education, the arts, culture, charity or within their community; or
  • Have excelled, or aspire to excel athletically or personally; or
  • Contribute to a fun, friendly, vibrant and inclusive community;
  • Are at least 10 years old as at 25 December 2017; and
  • Are an Australian citizen or lawfully entitled to reside in Australia during the Relay period (25 December 2017 - 4 April 2018).

For more information and to nominate for this exciting opportunity, please visit the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games website.

Nominations close 15 May 2017.

Lobethal Community Hall