Gold Coast Sports & Leisure Centre

Court hire

Our competition-standard courts are available for casual or regular hire for individuals, clubs and groups. Our friendly staff will set the courts for the sport of your choice.

Hire a court

Venue hire

The event spaces at Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre are nothing short of spectacular. Our 2 large halls are perfect for large-scale events with flexible design options.

Host an event

Meetings, functions & catering

We have a variety of rooms and unique spaces available at competitive rates, with tailored food and beverage packages to suit every occasion.

Book a room


Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre is a multipurpose facility. It's located in Carrara alongside People First Stadium.

The centre offers 15 courts that can host a variety of indoor sports as well as general indoor fitness activities. The venue has 2 large halls split by a central hallway named 'The Street'.

The centre also has numerous meeting and function spaces available with in-house catering options and 400 carparks located underneath the venue.

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Opening hours

  • Monday to Friday: 6am to 10:30pm
  • Weekends: 8am to 9:30pm
  • Booking office: 8am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday

Opening hours may be booking dependant and subject to change. Please call our bookings office on 07 5581 7082 for more information.

Cashless payments

Please note that Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre does not accept cash. Payment can be made by EFTPOS.

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Features and facilities

  • Café and kiosk
  • 2 snack bars
  • Catering
  • 8 changerooms
  • 4 officials changerooms
  • Conference room
  • Indoor multi-sport courts
  • Meeting rooms
  • Commentary box
  • Ticketing office / cloak room
  • Specialty rooms (physio, first aid, drug testing)
  • Free undercover parking
  • 4 electric charging stations
  • Plenty of surrounding precinct parking

Venue information

Gold Coast Sports & Leisure Centre

Changing Places toilet

The centre has a Changing Places toilet at the northern end of Level 2. Access to this facility does not require a Master Locksmith Access Key (MLAK).

Download equipment instructions and conditions of use from our Changing Places toilets page.

Parking and charging stations

  • 400 undercover carparks beneath the venue
  • 4 electric charging stations
  • 1100 carparks in surrounding precinct

Library kiosk

A Library kiosk is located at the northern end of Ground Level, directly below the Courtside Café.

Offering a more convenient way for members to borrow books from our City Libraries. It’s completely self-service and easy to use for City of Gold Coast library card holders.

Lost property

Major 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.

Sporting field hire

The Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre is a part of the wider Gold Coast Sports Precinct, which offers a variety of community and elite sporting fields for regular or single hire.

Find out more, including how to book. Go to the Gold Coast Sports Precinct page.

Courtside Café

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Located on Level 1, at the northern end of the building, Courtside Café is open daily from 7.30am to 2.30pm.

Evening hours occur most nights during the week and over the weekend, based on bookings in the venue.

Enjoy coffee, breakfast, or lunch against the backdrop of our elite sporting fields.

Courtside Café menu(PDF, 2MB)

Competitions

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Competition Contact details
Basketball W: goldcoastbasketball.com.au
P: 0402 180 111
E: office@gccrba.com.au
Netball W: www.scna.org.au
P: 07 5539 5195
E: scna@scna.org.au
Futsal P: 0404 879 206
E: mail@goldcoastfutsal.com.au

Filming & photography

Our venues are very popular with the film industry and staging of sport photography shoots. Filming at any City of Gold Coast Venue requires a film production licence to film or take photographs for commercial purposes.

Any use of the venue or court space also incurs hire fees. Please contact the Bookings Department on 07 5581 7082 or email majorsportingvenues@goldcoast.qld.gov.au to secure a space. Any filming outside of regular trading hours will incur additional fees.

How to apply for a film production licence

To apply for a film production licence, please visit Filming & photography

Sporting organisations

Gold Coast Sport and Leisure Centre is home to a variety of sporting organisations and tenants.

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Sporting organisation Contact details
Gold Coast SUNS W: goldcoastfc.com.au
P: 07 5510 6000
E: info@goldcoastfc.com.au
Queensland Cricket W: qldcricket.com.au
P: 07 3292 3100
E: qldc@qldcricket.com.au
Queensland Academy of Sport W: qld.gov.au/recreation/sports/academy
P: 07 3708 7800
E: qas@dtis.qld.gov.au

Sports field hire

The Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre is a part of the wider Gold Coast Sports Precinct, offering a variety of community and elite sporting fields for regular or single hire.

Gold Coast Sports Precinct

Contact

07 5581 7082

Location

Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre, 296 Nerang Broadbeach Road, Carrara 4211  
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