Kurrawa Terrace is the Gold Coast’s first dedicated beachfront event site.  This space is sure to impress; from a casual morning of group yoga followed by a healthy breakfast to an elaborate sit down function for 120 VIPs.

Since its launch in 2016, Kurrawa Terrace has showcased Gold Coast’s stunning scenery, hosting a variety of events including the 2016 Australian Tourism Exchange, the world’s first pop-up Sand Hostel, Tesla Tiny House activation as well as the Commonwealth House with Gold Coast Media Centre for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Key details:

  • 625m² hardstand area (Terrace)
  • 200amp power supply with numerous power access points
  • Programmable LED feature lighting
  • Water supply
  • Sewer access is not provided

The ‘site plans’ tab below provides a detailed site plan, event overlay ideas, a lighting plan, parking information and a locality plan. Use creativity to build an impressive event or function as the options are endless.

Outlined in the table below are examples of how event organisers have utilised the space Kurrawa Terrace has to offer.

Event examples Space Utilised
Event 1

(Generic event example)

15m x 15m marquee on hardstand area

5m x 10m back of house and amenities space on hardstand area

15m x 5m marquee in Kurrawa Park

30m x 15m or 2 x 15m x 15m marquee on beach

Event 2

(Australian Tourism Exchange)

15m x 20m marquee on hardstand area

6m x 6m marquee setup for catering

4m x 1.4m portable toilets

Event 3

(Sand Hostel)

28m x 20m purpose build structure constructed on hardstand area (not marquee)

A stage and seating were erected on the beach

Event 4

(Commonwealth House with Gold Coast Media Centre)

20m x 40m main marquee on sand (plus balcony)

3m x 9m catering marquee

6m x 18m (1 unit), 6m x 3m (1 unit) reception marquee on grass and hardstand area

2.2m x 3.5m (2 units), 5m x 4m (1 unit) air-conditioning units on sand

3m x 15m storage marquee

3m x 6m amenities

For further information regarding this exciting event space, please email the City Events team on events@goldcoast.qld.gov.au or to submit your application online click here.

Commonwealth House marquee interior, 2018. Image credit: Moreton Hire

Commonwealth House with Gold Coast Media Centre activation held on the Terrace, 2018. Image credit: Moreton Hire

Sand Hostel, 2017. Image supplied by City of Gold Coast.