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Runaway Bay Indoor Stadium

Important information

The Gold Coast is about to host the 2018 Commonwealth Games and this is the chance for all residents to be a part of this exciting event. This once in a lifetime opportunity will see 11 days of world class competition, from 4 to 15 April 2018, on our doorstep. Support from our community is essential in making this a successful international event.

  • The centre will be closed for bookings from 24 March 2018 to 18 April 2018.
  • Court bookings are still open from 9 March 2018 to 23 March 2018.
  • Event bookings for 2018 are now closed. Bookings for 2019 and 2020 are now open.
Runaway Bay Indoor Stadium

Positioned in Runaway Bay's Sport Precinct West, on Morala Avenue, the Runaway Bay Indoor Stadium is a multipurpose facility catering for a range of activity from soccer and basketball through to roller derby, exhibitions and tradeshows.

Key features:

  • four, mixed-use courts with a building footprint of 2200 square metres
  • kiosk
  • one meeting room
  • permanent grandstand seating for 250
  • two change rooms
  • court controllers room
  • accessible amenities

Court specifications:

  • sprung wooden floors
  • wooden floor space 78 metres x 36 metres


  • tailored catering packages are available


To enquire or book an event with Major Sporting Venues please view our Major Sporting Venues - conditions of hire resources page.

Casual shoot-arounds (walk in) sessions are not available at this venue.

Exclusive use of a single court requires a booking to made and includes; basketball, netball, volleyball, badminton and futsal.

A minimum four hour booking is required, e.g. one court hired for four hours or four courts hired for one hour.

Lost property

Major Sporting Venues is not responsible for personal property left at the venues.

Due to the high volume of sporting activity and events in our venues, we are unable to store lost items. Where possible items will be returned to the sporting club or event organiser.

Please contact the organising party directly for lost items.

Contact information

Phone: 07 5581 7082
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 8am to 4.30pm.

For enquires about the Runaway Bay Sports Super Centre please call 07 5500 9988 or see their website.

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games enquiries

For all enquiries relating to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games please contact Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC)

Phone: 1300 2018 00 from within Australia or +61 7 5618 2018 from outside Australia.

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