The Event Centre
The Gold Coast Event Centre is located within the Gold Coast Turf Club precinct. It is a spectacular venue for meetings and events in Australia.
The 2,000-square-metre venue is an impressive structure that can host over 3,500 guests and boasts spectacular panoramic views of the Gold Coast skyline reaching from Main Beach to Broadbeach.
The Event Centre incorporates an uninterrupted floor space with 90 metres of glass panels overlooking the Gold Coast. There are very few venues on the Gold Coast that can handle the diverse range of events, exhibitions, conferences, expos and gala dinners required by an ever changing event industry however the Event Centre was specifically designed and created for this level of demand.
An impressive pillar-less venue footprint allows for a wide range of floor plans and opportunities for any number of events. From exhibitions and gala dinners to large scale equipment displays this venue can accommodate any style and type of event imaginable.
- Venue dimensions including venue facilities: 89.6m wide x 27.29 metres deep
- Function floor space dimensions: 89.6m wide x 21m deep
- Function area: 2,000 square metres
- Concrete verandah area: 89.6m x 4m deep
- Roof height: 11 metres (most eastern point) to 9m
- Roller Door Height: 6m high x 6m wide
- East facing wall comprise glass doors to exit onto a concrete verandah and grassed outdoor area
- Black out blinds and black panels to block out the sunlight or view of the skyline when required
- Car parking spaces and bus parking
- Up to 10 Corporate suites located right next door, that are ideal for break out rooms
The Gold Coast Event Centre catering team aims to please. Our five star quality chefs consistently deliver quality menu options for occasions big and small. From canapés to buffets, to full service fine dining, we are passionate about using the freshest produce and high quality ingredients across all our menu options. You’re welcome to choose from a range of preselected menus, or we will happily tailor an option for your specific requirements, ensuring every desire you have is catered for.
At The Gold Coast Event Centre we offer a pre-selected beverage package, or if you prefer, you can have drinks on a consumption or cash basis.
Take a look at some of our pre-selected menu options, or call 07 5353 5608 to talk to our team about an individually tailored menu specifically for your event.
** Note: Menus are subject to change based on seasonal availability
Take a look at our venue and at some of the events we’ve hosted.
You’ll see that The Gold Coast Event Centre is uniquely designed to easily cater for a range of different events.
Notice that the space is able to be configured in multiple ways to enhance your occasion. In addition to the floor space in the venue the lawn area trackside is ideal for pre-dinner drinks or even product displays.
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For many decades, the Gold Coast Turf Club has been an essential part of the Gold Coast community. Today, our club is a well-established icon of the racing industry hosting one of the richest race day events in Australia, Magic Millions. Our Gold Coast Event Centre enables us to host major events and exhibitions seven days a week.
Premier Function Venue
We are also available as a great venue for all kinds of events. We can cater to your occasion, whether you need a wedding venue or are holding a corporate event. With catering from our Skyline Restaurant or The Gallery, and a panoramic view of the Gold Coast skyline, we guarantee your event with us will be something truly special.
If you want to find out more about our racing schedule, or enquire about holding a corporate event at the Gold Coast Turf Club, get in touch with us today!
Street Address: Racecourse Drive, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217
Office Hours: Mon – Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm; Sat: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Phone: 07 5353 5608
Fax: 07 5538 5083
Postal Address: PO Box 5070, GCMC QLD 9726