Gold Coast Sports Precinct

Aerial sunset image of the Gold Coast Sports Precinct

The Gold Coast Sports Precinct served as the signature venue precinct for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, hosting the opening and closing ceremonies, athletics, badminton, weightlifting, powerlifting and wrestling.

The Precinct holds multiple sporting fields suitable for elite and community use as well as secure car parks and amenities. Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre and Carrara Indoor Sports Stadium form part of the Precinct.

Precinct area plans

Download site and other plans of the Precinct.

Gold Coast Sport Precinct (south west)

  • 3 community fields
  • 90 car parking spaces

Gold Coast Sport Precinct (south east)

  • 3 community fields
  • 680 car parking spaces

Gold Coast Sports Precinct (north)

  • 2 elite fields/one AFL field with additional 3.5 hectares of field space
  • 423 car parking spaces.

Sporting field hire

Important information about bookings

Sporting field bookings are limited. We recommend booking a year in advance or enquire about a multi-year booking to secure your preferred dates.

Hirers must abide by Major Sporting Venues – General conditions of hire(PDF, 1MB).

All patrons must abide by the Conditions of entry stated in the above document.

The Gold Coast Sports Precinct offers a variety of community and elite sporting fields. View the site plans above.

Sporting field hire enquiry

If you have any questions, please call us on 07 5581 7082 or email

Other information (lost property, sports club details)

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.

Sports club details

For information regarding your interested sport please contact the corresponding sporting club.

Indoor facilities at the Precinct

Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre and Carrara Indoor Sports Stadium are the precinct's indoor venues, offering a multitude of options for sporting, community and major activities/events.

Visit each venue's page for more information:

COVID Safe Industry Plans

Numbers of participants for indoor courts and outdoor fields are aligned with State Government COVID-19 restrictions. Detailed information can be found by downloading the following documents from the Queensland Government's webpage, Approved COVID Safe Industry Plans and Checklists:

  • Indoor sports
  • Outdoor sports
  • Field sports

Contact the centre for more information.


Gold Coast Sports Precinct, 296 Nerang Broadbeach Road, Carrara 4211  
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