Games events on the Sunshine Coast
  • Last updated:
  • 23 Jan 2023

We are excited to have some amazing events held in our beautiful region:

Olympic competition events

  • Athletics - marathon
  • Athletics - race walk
  • Cycling - road
  • Cycling – mountain bike
  • Sailing - kiteboarding
  • Football
  • Basketball

Paralympic competition events

  • Marathon
  • Cycling
Information current as at October 2022 but is subject to change.


The four proposed Sunshine Coast venues for these events include:

  • Kawana Precinct including Sunshine Coast Stadium (football preliminaries). Also the proposed Sunshine Coast Indoor Sports Centre (basketball preliminaries). Note that further investigations into a possible indoor sports centre location for the Maroochydore city centre are to be undertaken.
  • Alexandra Headland which will be the staging area for road based events (Olympic cycling, marathon and race walking, plus Paralympic cycling and marathon). It will also host the kiteboarding (formula kite) competition.
  • Sunshine Coast Mountain Bike Centre at Parklands (Olympic mountain bike competition)
  • Sunshine Coast Olympic Village to be located in the heart of the new Maroochydore city centre.