• Events & Conference Venues Sunshine Coast

Stretching from Caloundra in the south to Noosa in the north, the pristine shores of the Sunshine Coast are some of the most beautiful in all of Australia. But it’s not just the beaches that make this slice of Queensland so popular – the Sunshine Coast has plenty more for visitors to discover. From its glorious hinterland to its amazing wildlife to its charming coastal towns, it’s easy to see why visitors keep coming back to the Sunshine Coast.

With so many excellent Sunshine Coast conference venues, the area is as popular with business travellers as it is with holidaymakers. Accor hotels & resorts have several superb conference venues on the Sunshine Coast, combining exceptional event facilities with accommodation and leisure options to suit all tastes and budgets.

About Accor Venues in the Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast venues for Corporate Events

For visitors looking for conference venues on the Sunshine Coast, Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort is the ideal option. Located 5km from the Sunshine Coast Airport, and one hour’s drive north of Brisbane, Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort offers all the benefits of a convenient location, while remaining a world away from the stresses of the big city.

Surrounded by 14 acres of natural bushland and its own private beach-lined lagoon, the Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort is the perfect place to relax. Leisure facilities include an outdoor heated pool and spa, a fitness centre, a day spa, an 18-hole championship golf course, and a Pilates studio. You’ll also be able to enjoy the resort’s restaurant, bar, and café. Guests can also try their hand at kayaking, windsurfing, archery and volleyball. It's an ideal venue and unique event space for a personal or business event.

As a Sunshine Coast conference venue, the resort has ten multipurpose function rooms and a variety of outdoor event spaces. Events can be organised to cater for 10 to 1400 people, including small boardroom meetings, large conferences, and everything in between. The resort also features an in-house AV company and a dedicated events team to help with all aspects of event planning and organisation.

Another popular Sunshine Coast conference venue, the Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort sits in the heart of the Sunshine Coast. With event spaces that range from ballrooms to terrace dining to and pool access, you and your guests will enjoy the best of the Sunshine Coast.

Alongside its modern, well-presented conference facilities, the Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort has plenty of amenities to make the most of any event. Find a moment of peace and serenity by visiting the pool, fitness centre, or day spa facilities. Then grab a bite to eat at the Noosa Beach House restaurant or a drink at the Noosa Beach House Bar or the Water’s Edge swim-up bar at the pool.

Sunshine Coast Wedding Venues

If you're looking for wedding venues on the Sunshine Coast, the Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort could be perfect for your wedding day. Family-friendly, 4-star, beachfront comfort with picturesque gardens and a private lagoon and beach. You'll enjoy the natural settings of the Sunshine Coast, with plenty of open spaces for an outdoor wedding as well as elegant luxury in the indoor spaces. Or discover the Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas, where you can enjoy the elegance of the Grand Ballroom, a more relaxed event on the open-air terrace, or the refined intimacy of the Grande Villas.

Sunshine Coast Venue FAQs

What do Sunshine Coast venues offer that other venues don't?

The Sunshine Coast is unique with its breathtaking water views, fantastic weather, and wide-open spaces full of natural beauty. Whether you're looking for party venues, function rooms for business events or corporate functions, or romantic venues for your special day, the Sunshine Coast has event spaces to satisfy you and your guests.

How many people can fit into a venue in the Sunshine Coast?

As a general rule of thumb, you should plan 2-4 square meters per guest. Though things like table arrangements and other facilities (such as a dance floor or photo booth) may affect space capacity. The helpful staff at your Sunshine Coast venue will be able to offer more information that is specific to the venue.

How to select a sustainable Sunshine Coast venue?

Accor is fully committed to sustainability and has set ambitious goals to achieve this. By 2025, all hotels under the Accor brand will be eco-certified, and single-use plastics will be eliminated from the guest experience. Additionally, 90% or more of Accor team members will receive sustainability training. Accor has also taken significant steps towards reducing its carbon footprint and is committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. From hotel operations to restaurants, Accor prioritises sustainability and sources food and produce locally where possible, so choosing Accor means making a responsible and sustainable choice.

Can I earn Loyalty Reward points when planning an event in the Sunshine Coast?

Yes! With the Accor Meeting Planner, you can plan your perfect events and earn rewards. You’ll earn points for every meeting and event you book, and you can redeem those points later for work or pleasure.