Gold Coast

Fact sheet

A Local Recovery Fund of $780,000 is available in the Gold Coast region for projects that meet the priorities identified in the Local Jobs Plan.

Projects will be identified for funding through periodic Request for Proposals (RFP).

Please contact your local Employment Facilitator for information about the Local Recovery Fund and to discuss project proposals.

Local Recovery Funds

Total Funding 2020-2022 Approximate funding (as at January 2021)
$780,000 $780,000

Local Jobs Plan

Gold Coast Local Jobs Plan

Employment Facilitator

Jodi Brackenbury
Gold Coast Employment Facilitator
0474 774 007 


Gold Coast

Local Jobs and Skills Taskforce

Representative Organisation Stakeholder Group
Jodi Brackenbury (Chair) Gold Coast Employment Facilitator Employment Facilitator
Estella Rodighiero RDA Gold Coast Regional Development Australia
Shane Thomson Queensland Department of Employment, Small Business and Training Convener of Gold Coast Labour Market Council* State Government
Tracey Dear MEGT Employer/Apprenticeship Support
Natalie Palelei BLCW (Boosting the Local Care Workforce) Health and Community Services Industry
Anita Martin City of Gold Coast Council Local Government

*Note: Gold Coast Labour Market Council brings together employment services providers to meet the needs of employers in the region using a collaborative and coordinated approach.

Taskforce Communiqués

Communiqués from Taskforce meetings are now available.