Gold Coast

The Gold Coast Branch of QJA encompasses the whole Gold Coast metropolitan region south of Brisbane on Australia’s east coast.

Meetings of the Branch are held are held on the second Tuesday of March, May, July, September and November at CSI Club, 154 Scarborough Street, Southport, commencing at 6:30pm. The Annual General Meeting (AGM) is held in July each year immediately after the July ordinary meeting.


Professional Development

The Branch supports the professional development of its members via the inclusion of an in-service training session at each Branch meeting.

The Branch holds an informal discussion group meeting at 10:30am on the last Friday of the month at the CSI Club, 154 Scarborough Street, Southport where members discuss a specified topic and share experiences with their Gold Coast colleagues

Periodically, the Branch also conducts refresher workshops for members.

Signing Centres

The Branch supports its local community by encouraging and supporting qualified JPs and CDecs to volunteer at a number of local signing centres including the following:

  • Australia Fair Southport
  • Runaway Bay Shopping Village
  • 19th Avenue Shopping Centre, Elanora
  • Coolangatta Showcase Shopping Centre      (on the beach)
  • Upper Coomera Community Centre

If you are interested in volunteering at one of these centres and would like more information on location and roster times use the contact form to the right:

Branch news

Executive Committee

The Gold Coast Branch executive committee comprises;

Chairman:John Bell
Secretary:Joan Kennedy
Treasurer:Helen Morrow
Committee:Carol Drovandi

The CSI Club is generously donating the venue. Undercover car parking is available. Enter via Scarborough Street then proceed up the ramp. There is direct access to the club via the lift.
QJA Gold Coast Branch sincerely acknowledges the support from the CSI Club


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