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Runaway Bay Indoor Stadium

If you’re looking to make a casual booking for a court or host an event at one of our venues, we’ve got you covered.

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Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) impacts

Our sporting venues are open for specific activities, subject to availability:

  • Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre – open for court-based sports during set times. Shoot around sessions, Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm subject to availability.
  • Coomera Indoor Sports Centre – open between 8am and 10pm for bookings. Shoot around sessions, Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm, subject to availability.
  • Carrara Indoor Sports Stadium – open for squash and court-based sports bookings.
  • Gold Coast Sports Precinct – open between 7am and 10pm for bookings.
  • Gold Coast Cycle Centre – open between 6am and 10pm for bookings.

Numbers of participants for indoor courts and outdoor fields are aligned with State Government COVID-19 restrictions outlined in the documents below:

Indoor sports group – Industry COVID safe plan
Outdoor team sports – Industry COVID safe plan
Field team sports – Industry COVID safe plan
COVID Safe Events in Queensland FAQs

Contact the individual centres for further information.

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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.


Getting there

  • By car: there is plenty of free parking available at the indoor stadium.
  • By public transport: TransLink is a division of the Department of Transport and Main Roads, providing bus, trains and trams services across the Gold Coast. Use TransLink's journey planner to help plan your trip.

Hire information

Casual court hire

Shootaround sessions

Casual shootarounds (walk in) sessions are not available at this venue.

Single court hire

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.

Court hire fees must be paid prior to booking commencement. Additional costs may apply for single hire event bookings. Hirer must abide by the Conditions of hire.

Please contact the venue on 07 5581 7082 for information about court availability and pricing for single court hire. Conditions apply.

Regular court hire

Runaway Bay Indoor Stadium hosts community sport each week night until 11pm.

If you're looking for regular court hire, please enquire today.

Enquire about regular court hire

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

Function and event hire

Runaway Bay Indoor Stadium is a multipurpose facility that can cater to exhibitions, tradeshows and other functions.

Make a booking enquiry

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

Key features

This indoor stadium has the following 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.

Other information

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.

Sporting club details

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

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Contact information

Phone: 07 5581 7082
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 8am to 4.30pm
Opening hours: Subject to bookings

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

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