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Elite sports facilities—Runaway Bay Sport & Leadership Excellence Centre

List all elite sport facilities

Sports

  • SwimmingSwimming
  • Synchronised swimmingSynchronised swimming
  • Water poloWater polo
  • ArcheryArchery
  • AthleticsAthletics
  • BasketballBasketball
  • BocciaBoccia
  • BoxingBoxing
  • CricketCricket
  • Track cyclingTrack cycling
  • Football (soccer)Football (soccer)
  • 7-a-side7-a-side
  • Rugby leagueRugby league
  • Rugby unionRugby union
  • Touch footballTouch football
  • NetballNetball
  • Paralympic powerliftingParalympic powerlifting
  • SailingSailing
  • TaekwondoTaekwondo
  • TennisTennis
  • TriathlonTriathlon
  • VolleyballVolleyball
  • Beach volleyballBeach volleyball
  • WeightliftingWeightlifting
  • Wheelchair basketball/ rugbyWheelchair basketball/ rugby

Swimming facilities

Number of outdoor 50m pools
1
Number of 25m pools
1
Underwater observation available?
Yes
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Synchronised swimming facilities

Number of pools for synchronised swimming
1
Underwater sound system available?
No
Underwater observation available?
Yes
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)

Water polo facilities

Number of pools available for water polo
1
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)

Archery facilities

Ranges
  • Target archery
  • Field archery
Indoor range lighting level
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Athletics facilities

Number of synthetic training and competition tracks
1
Number of elite jumping areas
2
Number of elite throwing areas
2
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Basketball facilities at Runaway Bay Indoor Sports Centre

Number of basketball courts
4
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Single home and away room configuration

Boccia facilities

Number of boccia courts
4
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Boxing facilities

Total floor space
100 m2
Number of boxing rings
1
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)

Cricket facilities at Runaway Bay Cricket Club

Number of cricket ovals
3
Number of grass practice nets
2
Venue's lighting
No lighting
Indoor or undercover training area?
Yes
Change room facilities
Single home and away room configuration

Track cycling facilities at Luke Harrop Memorial Cycle Track

Track standard (as per sport requirements and regulations)
Local Training
Surface type
Asphalt
Venue's lighting
No lighting
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Football (soccer) facilities at Runaway Bay Soccer Club

Number of football (soccer) fields
4 or more
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Single home and away room configuration

7-a-side facilities

Number of 7-a-side fields
2
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Rugby league facilities at Runaway Bay Junior Rugby League Club

Number of rugby league fields
4 or more
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Single home and away room configuration

Rugby union facilities

Number of rugby union fields
4 or more
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Single home and away room configuration

Touch football facilities at Luke Harrop Sports Fields

Number of touch football fields
8
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)

Netball facilities at Runaway Bay Netball

Number of indoor netball courts
4
Indoor lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Number of outdoor netball courts
10 or more
Outdoor lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)

Paralympic powerlifting facilities

Total floor space
500 m2
Number of training benches
10 or more
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Sailing facilities at Southport Yacht Club - Runaway Bay

Dinghy berths/pontoons available?
Yes
Hoist facilities available?
Yes
Slipway facilities available?
Yes
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Taekwondo facilities at Runaway Bay Indoor Sports Centre

Total floor space
800 m2
Number of competition areas
4
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)

Tennis facilities at Pro One Tennis Centre - Runaway Bay

Number of hardcourt tennis courts
4
Number of grass courts
3
Number of clay courts
2
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Triathlon facilities

Access to:
  • a closed cycling circuit
  • running circuit
  • an athletics track (synthetic or other)
  • open water swimming
  • 50m swimming pool
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)

Volleyball facilities at Runaway Bay Indoor Sports Centre

Number of indoor volleyball courts
4
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Single home and away room configuration
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Beach volleyball facilities

Number of beach volleyball courts
2
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)

Weightlifting facilities

Total floor space
600 m2
Number of training platforms with Olympic weights
2
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Wheelchair basketball/rugby facilities at Runaway Bay Indoor Sports Centre

Number of courts available for wheelchair basketball/rugby
4
Venue's lighting
There is lighting but level unknown
Change room facilities
Suitable for large teams (25 or more athletes per male or female rooms)
Accessibility features
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Wheelchair showers and toilets
  • Tactile paving
  • Tactile signage

Previous use

Major events:

  • 2002 Gold Coast Marathon
  • Pre-Olympic Athletic Meetings
  • Tri Pink Triathlon 2013

Major teams:

  • USA Track and Field
  • England Rugby Union
  • Queensland State of Origin

Services on location

  • Air-conditioned venue
  • Café on site
  • Drug testing rooms
  • Exclusive access
  • First aid room
  • Full disabled access
  • Media facilities
  • Medical treatment room
  • Meeting and briefing rooms
  • Multimedia rooms
  • On-site car parking
  • Physiotherapy and massage room
  • Public transport
  • Recovery facilities (ice bath, sauna, pool)
  • Relaxation area
  • Security control
  • Spectator and stadium seating
  • Strength and conditioning gym
  • Team management office
  • Wi-Fi available

Accommodation

Number of beds available:

  • 2 single bedroom/s
  • 30 twin bedroom/s
  • 2 double bedroom/s
  • 254 dormitory beds

Meal options available:

  • Fully catered meals
  • BBQ facilities

Nearby services

The closest public hospital is Gold Coast Hospital.

The closest private hospital is Pindara Private Hospital.

The closest international airport is Brisbane International Airport.

The closest domestic airport is Gold Coast Airport.

Contact

Name:
Steve Middleton, Business Development Officer
Phone:
Work (07) 5500 9965
Email:
Website:
Runaway Bay Sport & Leadership Excellence Centre
Address:
WorkSports Drive and Morala Avenue
Runaway Bay Qld 4216

Gold Coast information

Gold Coast is 77 km from Brisbane, the capital of Queensland.

The average summer temperature is 28.5°C.

The average winter temperature is 21.4°C.

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Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
14 March 2017
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