Be part of history

Become a Commonwealth Games baton bearer

Be part of history

Here's your chance to be part of history!

The 2018 Commonwealth Games will be held on the Gold Coast and  Albany will play an important part in the lead up, with the baton relay passing through the city on Thursday the 22nd of February 2018!

Across the country, 3800 baton-bearers will be required to share the dream of the "friendly games" as part of the Queen's Baton Relay.

Mayor Dennis Wellington is encouraging locals to be part of this special event for 2018

Nominees must be at least 10 years of age at 25th of December 2017 and be an Australian citizen

To nominate, head to