Broadwater Parklands Events

The Broadwater Parklands are centrally located and span three kilometres along the beautiful Broadwater in Southport. The Parklands not only offer fantastic views of the Surfers Paradise skyline but also offer numerous wide open spaces for you to enjoy.

You can hold picnics and barbecues in the Parklands, stroll along the Terrace rooftop, fish off the pier, swim or participate in sports on the Great Lawn. The kids will love splashing around in the Rockpools which is an exciting sculptural playground.

The Broadwater Parklands also hold a wide range of events and whether you’re looking to participate in an event or hold one yourself, the Broadwater Parklands is the place to go.

Hold an event in the CBD

Thinking of hosting an event in the CBD? If so, the City Events team at City of Gold Coast is a one-stop shop for event organisers with logistics, approvals and planning support, and in some cases, financial assistance.

Event organisers must complete the City of Gold Coast’s event organiser application form for events being delivered on public land. The team of event specialists will assist in coordinating various stakeholders within the city to ensure you can seamlessly deliver a fantastic event. For more information or to fill out an application form, please visit

Hold an event in the Broadwater Parklands

The Gold Coast’s world class Broadwater Parklands offers a range of diverse locations and facilities for hire, designed for everything from large scale events to small family gatherings.

Whether it’s a concert, a corporate function, a wedding or just a family barbecue, Broadwater Parklands has the perfect location to suit your needs. For more information on Broadwater Parklands Fees or Charges or to fill out an application form please visit

For further information contact the CBD Office