Accommodation

For all of the competitors, families, friends, supporters and people who attend events at Sunshine Coast Stadium and Kawana Sports Precinct we have a fantastic range of accommodation providers available on the Sunshine Coast.

Sunshine Coast Stadium is centrally located in Kawana, averaging a 15 minute car ride from Buddina, Caloundra, Mooloolaba, Alexandra Headlands and Maroochydore. Each location has equally beautiful places to stay with varying price ranges and amenities, depending on what best suits your needs.

Visit Sunshine Coast Destinations for a list of the best places to stay.

Don't forget to check out our list of events to be entertained during your stay as well as the variety of other things to See & Do on the Coast!


Staying in Buddina

If travelling by car, Buddina is 10 minutes (5.6km) from the Stadium via Nicklin Way. Public transportation is also available; on average, a 5 minute trip from Kawana Station (Kawana Shopping World) to the Nicklin Way stop.


Pt Cartwright, Buddina

 

Staying in Caloundra

If travelling by car, Caloundra is 12 minutes (9.5km) from the Stadium via Nicklin Way/State Route 6. Public transportation is also available; on average, a 45 minute trip from Caloundra to the Stadium.

Kings Beach, Caloundra

Bulcock Beach, Caloundra

 

Staying in Mooloolaba

If travelling by car, Mooloolaba is about 15 minutes (10.8km) from the Stadium via Sunshine Motorway/State Route 70 and Nicklin Way/State Route 6. Public transportation to the Stadium is also available; on average, a 25 minute trip from Mooloolaba.

Aerial view, Mooloolaba

Mooloolaba Beach Walkway

 

Staying in Alexandra Headlands

If travelling by car, Alexandra Headlands is about 15 minutes (11.3km) from the Stadium via Sunshine Motorway/State Route 70 and Nicklin Way/State Route 6. Public transportation to the Stadium is also available; on average, a 25 minute trip from Alexandra Headlands.

Alex Beach

 

Staying in Maroochydore

If travelling by car, Maroochydore is about 18 minutes (11.3km) from the Stadium via Sunshine Motorway/State Route 70 and Nicklin Way/State Route 6. Public transportation is also available; on average, a 30 minute trip from Maroochydore to the Stadium.

Sunshine Coast Plaza

 

Where ever you choose to stay we hope you have a wonderful time and we'll see you at the Stadium for our next event!

 

 

 

Upcoming Events
11
25
2017
The Craft Beer and Cider Festival is all about finding brews and ciders that have something different about them and pairing them with beautiful locally sourced food in the heart of the Sunshine Coast.

With over 40 brewers to sample from, come and kick back with a pale ale whilst enjoying an array of music from a packed schedule of talented local artists headlined by The Lyrcial.
12
10
2017
The Te Waka Dragons hit Lake Kawana at full speed on December 10!

Catch them from 7am - 3pm.
11
25
2017
The Craft Beer and Cider Festival is all about finding brews and ciders that have something different about them and pairing them with beautiful locally sourced food in the heart of the Sunshine Coast.

With over 40 brewers to sample from, come and kick back with a pale ale whilst enjoying an array of music from a packed schedule of talented local artists headlined by The Lyrcial.
12
10
2017
The Te Waka Dragons hit Lake Kawana at full speed on December 10!

Catch them from 7am - 3pm.
12
13
2017
The big screen just got bigger with a supersized Open Air Movie Night happening on December 13 at Kawana Sports Precinct, bringing that Christmas tree to life with Elf!

Bring the family and friends for an evening under the stars, munch on some organic popcorn or stuff yourself silly with some of the delicious street food vendors. There's bound to be something for everyone to turn your average movie into a memory to remember.

12
17
2017
Its on again! The 4th Annual Treehouse Kids Christmas party will, once again, be an event not to be missed. Help raise funds which allow The Autism Treehouse to continue to provide support to the community with access to resources, life skills programs and social events.
12
30
2017
Circus Rio is hitting the Sunshine Coast this December 30 - January 13 bringing an all star cast of aerial acrobats, capoeira dancers, Brazillian ballet stars and daredevils performing in their fiery moto show!
01
26
2018
The QLD Oztag Junior State Cup is back and bigger than ever in 2018! With over 8000 players and spectators cheering on their teams, it's going to be a complete Oztag take over at Sunshine Coast Stadium!
02
02
2018
The 2017 AOCRA Outrigger Sprint Titles will be held on Lake Kawana starting February 2.

Full details coming soon.
02
14
2018
Super Rugby fever will hit council’s Sunshine Coast Stadium in an exciting fortnight of pre-season action in February 2018!

Kicking off 'Footy Fortnight', catch the Brumbies vs Chiefs in a full-scale hit out ahead of their new season with both teams expected to feature both Wallabies and All Blacks representatives.

This will be a Valentines day to remember! Tickets on sale early December.
02
17
2017
NRL fever hits with two huge pre-season games dropping into Sunshine Coast Stadium.

Beginning their 2018 campaign, watch Canterbury Bulldogs clash with Canberra Raiders right here in our own backyard.

Tickets on sale early December - save by unleashing your Ultimate League Legend within by grabbing an Ultimate League Legend ticket to catch Canterbury Bulldogs vs Canberra Raiders AND Gold Coast Titans vs New Zealand Warriors! Tickets on sale early December.
02
24
2017
Footy Fortnight comes to a close with Gold Coast Titans vs New Zealand Warriors beginning their 2018 campaign right here at Sunshine Coast Stadium.

Putting their best players on the field to start the season, this match is one not to be missed by NRL fans.

Tickets on sale early December - save by unleashing your Ultimate League Legend within by grabbing an Ultimate League Legend ticket to catch Canterbury Bulldogs vs Canberra Raiders AND Gold Coast Titans vs New Zealand Warriors! Tickets on sale early December.
03
22
2018
Neil Diamond will perform at Sunshine Coast Stadium on March 22, 2018 as part of his wildly successful 50 Year Anniversary Tour.

The tour will celebrate Neil Diamond’s incomparable 50-year career and hits spanning decades such as Cherry Cherry, Holly Holy, Cracklin’ Rosie, Song Sung Blue, You Don’t Bring Me Flowers, Solitary Man, Sweet Caroline, Love on the Rocks, Desiree and Shilo.

Tickets for Neil Diamond’s 50th Anniversary Australian Tour go on sale to the general public at 2pm on Thursday. November 16.
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