- Last updated:
- 04 Nov 2021
Our region has plenty of parkland, venues and facilities that can cater for business events, mass participation events, and over 80 different grass roots to elite sports.
39 sports can be accommodated in facilities of a national and international standard.
Our region also offers world class facilities that cater to high performance training, recovery and rehabilitation:
- University of the Sunshine Coast Sports Precinct (AIS credited sports science facility)
- O2 Performance Fitness Centre
- The Sports HUB
The region has multiple venues available for major events including, but not limited to:
- Kings Beach Amphitheatre
- Nambour Showgrounds
- Sunshine Coast Stadium precinct
- Sunshine Coast Convention Centre (Twin Waters)
- The Events Centre Caloundra
- Venue 114
Temporary event permits are required for holding events in public spaces. For major events, you are encouraged to submit your application at least six months before your proposed event date. You should submit your application before advertising your event. The Major Events team are available for support to complete the application form and planning your event. You can also refer to the information pack.
All fees for holding an event are in accordance with council's fees and charges. Fees are listed in the information pack.
If you are seeking a venue for a business event or conference, explore the Business Events Sunshine Coast site.