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Family escapes

Looking for somewhere affordable to stay and relax with your family on weekends and school holidays?

We have rooms sleeping up to seven people, starting from just $84 per night with no minimum stay. During peak season our rooms are up to $120 per night. Peak season covers all Queensland long weekends and school holidays.

We allow a maximum of three rooms per booking and bookings can be made up to six months in advance.

Check-in is from 2pm and check-out is at 11am, unless otherwise advised.

There are lots of fun things to keep the kids entertained during your stay. We have Casual Climbing at our indoor rock wall on Saturdays and over the school holidays (Gold Coast only), as well as lots of fun school holiday activities at our Coast Club program. We also have sporting equipment available if you want to shoot hoops or have a hit on the tennis courts.

Please note: Queensland Recreation Centres are alcohol and smoke free venues.


Gold Coast Recreation Centre

The Gold Coast Recreation Centre  is located on the beachfront at Tallebudgera Beach. There are a variety of fun things to see and do in and around this area including the big five theme parks, cafes, restaurants and walking tracks (PDF, 126K)*. Check out the Visit Gold Coast website for more information.

David Fleay Wildlife Park and Burleigh Head National Park are both within walking distance from the centre. There are public BBQs located on either side of the centre and a communal television room for our guests.

Rooms on the Gold Coast are $84 per night during low season and $120 per night during peak season. Rooms sleep up to seven.

Gold Coast booking enquiry

Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre redevelopment concept

Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre redevelopment concept

Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre

The Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre is a secluded getaway behind Currimundi Beach, near the mouth of Currimundi Lake. Our brand new accommodation is perfectly situated for day trips to Noosa, Australia Zoo and the Glass House Mountains. Check out the Visit Sunshine Coast website for more information.

A walking trail through the coastal wetlands area leading up to Currimundi Lake is accessible from the Centre.

The Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre is taking bookings now for stays from 29 January 2016 onwards.

Our new one bedroom units are $84 per night in low season and $105 per night in peak season. Rooms sleep up to six people.

Our new two bedroom units are $105 per night in low season and $120 per night in peak season. Rooms sleep up to six people.

Sunshine Coast booking enquiry


All of our rooms include:

  • Ensuited bathroom
  • Fan or air-conditioning
  • Mini fridge
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Crockery

Linen packages are available to hire through the centre for $9.60 (per pack) and include sheets, blanket, pillow and towel. Alternatively, you can bring your own.


  • 25-metre heated swimming pool
  • Gym – Gold Coast only (hours of use apply)
  • Sports field/oval
  • Indoor and outdoor courts
  • Direct beach access

Use is subject to availability, please contact reception if you would like access to any of our facilities.


Both locations have secure on-site parking, subject to availability.


To make a booking:

  1. Complete the enquiry form for your chosen centre below.
  2. We will contact you to confirm your details and process your payment.
  3. You will receive a confirmation email once your booking has been processed.

Please read the terms and conditions prior to booking.

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Last updated
27 January 2016