Our Services

We Provide:

  • Multiple programs & activities including emergency relief and food services 
  • Information, advice, referrals and support
  • Information and advice for New Zealand citizens living in Australia
  • Air conditioned room and office facilities
  • Wireless and internet access
  • Coffee and tea facilities


Other Services/Partnerships:

Migration Agent

Maree Bassett - Registered Migration Agent of Australia MARN 1279361
Member Migration Institute of Australia

This service will be particularly helpful if you are, or have any, New Zealand clients, friends or family who are living here permanently and would like to;

  • determine their current residency status
  • explore their options for Australian permanent residency
  • need help with Immigration (DIAC) forms
  • become Australian citizens

This service is for ALL temporary residents needing help navigating the Australian Immigration system.  Some charges may apply depending on the visa and work needed.

Available by appointment only.  Please phone and speak to Vicky first on 5578 2457


Legal Advice

Gold Coast Community Legal Centre offer FREE legal advice here every Tuesday and Thursday via the very knowledgeable Manny Palma. 

Areas of law covered;
  • Family Law, especially issues to do with living arrangements for children, child support issues, domestic violence, advice and assistance with parenting plans, separation and divorce matters
  • Consumer complaints including actions by debt collectors and finance companies
  • Motor vehicle collisions (not including any injury issues)
  • Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal matters
  • Neighbourhood disputes such as dividing fences, trees and noise issues
  • Minor criminal matters such as drink driving and points demerit issues
  • Employment law, such as unfair or unlawful dismissals
  • Less complex succession law matters, including advice on time limits for challenging wills
Please ring the GCCLC office on 5532 9611 to make an appointment

Lives Lived Well

Lives Lived Well (LLW) provides a range of alcohol and drug support from their Nerang based hub including outreach (so they can come to you).

LLW recognise that when it comes to dealing with alcohol and drug problems, people’s needs vary.

LLW offers inclusive, flexible and ongoing support.  There is no ‘one size fits all’ thinking – LLW tailor our support to each person’s individual requirements.

LLW compassionate team of counsellors and qualified psychologists will help you get your life on track or stay on track.

Anyone experiencing problems with drugs or alcohol can come and speak with one of their friendly team.

Please phone 1300 727 957 - Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 5.00pm



Other Community Sessions and Support Groups: