Broadwater Parklands

Broadwater Parklands is located on the Broadwater at Southport on the Gold Coast.

Stretching over three kilometres, this space is perfect for large-scale events such as music festivals, sporting events, carnivals and more.

Accompanying the park-space is an assortment of outdoor and indoor facilities, catering to your event lifestyle, leisure, fitness and dining needs.

The Parklands also has a dedicated Management and Maintenance team that keep the park in pristine condition at all times for any occasion.

Venue Details

Outdoor spaces

  • Northern Peninsula – 1,8855m2
  • Fisherman’s Lawn – 9,128m2
  • The Great Lawn – 6,833m2
  • The Little Lawn – 2,505m2
  • Southern Lawn 2 – 7,126m2
  • Southern Lawn 3 – 6,758m2

Indoor/partly covered spaces

  • Northern Pavillion – 180m2
  • Southport Bathing Pavillion (features meeting room & small kitchen) – 189m2
  • The Rooftop – 610m2

Other Spaces & Facilities

  • Playgrounds & bouncy pillow
  • Sculptural water playground (managed by lifeguards during opening hours)
  • Swimming enclosure
  • Gold Coast Aqua Park – seasonal
  • Outdoor Gym
  • x 2 cafes
  • Toilets
  • Free wifi
  • Fishermen’s Lawn – 24,000
  • Great Lawn – 18,000
  • Little Lawn – 7,200
  • Southern Lawn 2 – 19,200
  • Southern Lawn 3 – 18,000


The Broadwater Parklands is located adjacent to the Gold Coast Highway and is easily accessible by car or public transport:

  • By car: there is plenty of parking available at the parklands.
  • By public transport: TransLink is a division of the Department of Transport and Main Roads, providing bus, trains and trams services across the Gold Coast. Use TransLink’s journey planner to help plan your trip.


Marine Parade, Southport, QLD 4215