2018 Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton Relay

Nominate a local Redlander to carry the Queen's Baton as it passes through Cleveland on 31 March 2018 on it's way to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) opening ceremony!

Batonbearers are people of all abilities who inspire others to be great. They will represent our community with pride and showcase our natural assets, our rich and diverse culture as well as the sporting achievements and philanthropic spirit of Redlanders.

Nominations are now open at the Gold Coast 2018 Queen's Baton Relay website and close on 15 May 2017.

GC2018 are looking for people who:

  • Have achieved 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).

Further information can be found in our Queen's Baton Relay media release.