Event Types

Your Event Destination

From corporate conferences to elegant galas, the Sunshine Coast Convention Centre hosts a diverse array of events tailored to every occasion. Whether it’s a product launch or a high-profile conference, our versatile venue provides the perfect backdrop for unforgettable gatherings.

Gala Dinners

Our venue is adept at hosting a variety of gala dinners, ranging from glamorous charity balls to prestigious awards ceremonies and elegant school formals. With a capacity to accommodate up to 1500 guests, we provide the perfect setting for large-scale gatherings that demand sophistication and style. Our experienced event team works tirelessly to ensure every detail is meticulously planned, from exquisite décor to gourmet dining options that tantalise the taste buds. Whether it’s a night of fundraising for a noble cause, celebrating achievements, or creating unforgettable memories for students, our versatile spaces can be transformed to suit the unique ambiance of each event, leaving guests with lasting impressions of grandeur and opulence.

Conferences & Conventions

Equipped to host conferences and conventions accommodating up to 1000 attendees in a theatre-style arrangement, our space provides the ideal setting for large-scale gatherings. With modern amenities and versatile layouts, we facilitate productive meetings, dynamic presentations, and interactive discussions. Our seasoned team ensures seamless coordination, handling everything from audiovisual setups to catering services, to meet the diverse needs of each event. Whether it’s a corporate conference, industry convention, or educational symposium, our adaptable spaces promise a memorable and successful experience for all participants.

Meetings & Seminars

For meetings and seminars, we offer more than just a venue; we provide an immersive experience tailored to your needs. With ample breakout spaces and a variety of venue options, we cater to the diverse requirements of your event, ensuring comfort and productivity for all attendees. Additionally, we can arrange onsite team-building activities to foster collaboration and camaraderie among participants, enhancing the overall impact of your gathering. From brainstorming sessions in cozy nooks to formal presentations in spacious halls, our versatile spaces and personalised services guarantee a successful and engaging event from start to finish.

Exhibition & Trade

Wandiny Room

Our conference centre is the perfect venue for exhibitions and trade shows, with the capacity to accommodate up to 150 table tops or 55 trade booths. Whether you’re showcasing products, services, or innovations, our flexible space can be configured to suit your needs, ensuring optimal visibility and accessibility for exhibitors and attendees alike. With state-of-the-art facilities and expert support staff, we provide a seamless experience, allowing you to focus on making meaningful connections and driving business growth. From networking opportunities to product launches, our venue offers the ideal platform to elevate your brand and engage with your target audience effectively.

Cocktail Events

Elevate your cocktail event experience with our versatile venue, capable of accommodating up to 1500 guests in a chic and stylish setting. Whether you’re hosting a corporate reception, product launch, or social soirée, our expansive space provides the perfect backdrop for mingling and networking. Our dedicated team will work closely with you to create a customised atmosphere, from our sleek arrivals lounge area to vibrant cocktail stations, ensuring every detail reflects your unique vision. With state-of-the-art amenities and impeccable service, your cocktail event is guaranteed to be a memorable and sophisticated affair, leaving a lasting impression on your guests.

High Performance Sports

NRL Field

Since breaking ground on the first NRL field, Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort has cemented itself as the prestige venue for sporting camps, pre-season training and high-performance team hubs. The Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort team are equipped with the management expertise to provide your team with the accommodation, nutrition, and training facilities to see your team perform to its best capabilities.

From high quality nutritionally conscious menus, 1x competition sized NRL/Union field, 1x competition sized AFL field, on site gym facilities, large scale function spaces suitable for team rooms and gym spaces plus so much more. With over 36 hectares of space for the team to enjoy and access to Mudjimba Beach, talk to our team to book your training camp.