Experience of a lifetime

Griffith University’s Official Partnership with the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games offers exciting opportunities for our staff and students to be part of Gold Coast history. A series of secondments and other exciting opportunities will be available to staff in the lead up and during GC2018.


Our staff will benefit from our Official Partnership with GC2018 through various employment, secondment and collaboration opportunities.

A number of secondments, research and consultation projects will be undertaken in the lead up to and throughout GC2018, creating opportunities for academic and professional staff to get involved with the organisation and execution of the Games.

Current secondment positions


Get involved by volunteering at GC2018.

Find out more about Volunteers

Creative Arts Partnership

Griffith University is the official Creative Arts Partner of GC2018. Find out how you can be involved in the Creative Arts program.

Find out more about the Creative Arts Partnership


A number of exciting events will be run in the lead up to GC2018. See what’s on offer and how you can be involved.


Ticket requests have now closed.

Find out more about Tickets

Embracing 2018

See how the rest of Queensland is getting involved and embracing the countdown to GC2018.

Find out more about Embracing 2018


We are committed to staff and student research projects for all aspects of GC2018. Areas of research include; legacy, sustainability, health, science and tourism.

Find out more about Research