Top Birthday Party Venues Gold Coast for Hire

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100+ Birthday Party venues for hire in Gold Coast

150 - 400 Person Event Space

31 Hamilton Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

120 Person Event Space

7 Staghorn Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217, Australia

60 - 80 Person Event Space

31 Hamilton Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

56 - 60 Person Event Space

31 Hamilton Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

21 - 56 Person Event Space

7 Staghorn Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217, Australia

20 - 50 Person Event Space

31 Hamilton Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

80 - 105 Person Event Space

7 Staghorn Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217, Australia

14 - 100 Person Event Space

88 Surf Parade, Broadbeach QLD 4218, Australia

16 - 100 Person Event Space

31 Hamilton Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

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Gold Coast Birthday Party Venue Hire Guide

The Gold Coast is world famous for its beach lifestyle and natural beauty. It's the perfect place to have a birthday party! Looking for a birthday party venue on the Gold Coast? Let VenueNow help with our Gold Coast birthday party venue guide. We'll take you through the best types of venues to look for and what to consider when planning your next birthday party on the Gold Coast.

VenueNow has got a fantastic range of options that are suitable for any type of birthday party, making it easy to find the best birthday party venue for you and your friends or family! Whether you want something simple like creating a picnic at one of the many lovely parks in Surfers Paradise (we have several playgrounds here for kids parties!), or something more extravagant like hiring an entire resort to yourselves so you can do whatever you desire, we've got birthday parties catered for!

Why should I celebrate my birthday party on the Gold Coast?

One of the most popular regions in Australia, the Gold Coast is an incredible place to hold your birthday party. There are many different venues and places in this region that offer birthday party venue packages for groups of all sizes. Here are some of the great reasons why you should choose The Gold Coast as your next birthday destination:

  • The beaches are ideal for playing, fishing, surfing and relaxing in the sun.
  • There is so much to do for a kids party, from theme parks like Dreamworld and Warner Brothers Movie World, iconic shopping centres such as Pacific Fair Shopping Centre or just spending time with family at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary or playing mini golf at Putt Putt Mermaid Beach.
  • There are many different types of adult party venues that you can choose from, the region being well known for its nightlife that attracts 24.5 million tourists every year.
  • The weather never gets too cold or hot, making it an all year round destination!

Best venue types for a Gold Coast birthday party?

With so many things to do and places to go on the Gold Coast, there's a fun birthday party venue around almost every corner. With everything from elegant restaurants to theme parks on offer, there's no better way of spending your birthday than at one of the region's amazing party venues. Here are some of the best venue types for both adults and kids parties on the Gold Coast:


Picture yourself at an all inclusive beach resort where you can stay in luxury accommodation whilst enjoying your special event. This will ensure that you relax, yet still enjoy the atmosphere without having to worry about anything else but what you're going to wear! You want the best, so book ahead and ensure that you have the time of your life with friends and family or on your own if that is how you like it. Stress free planning means that you get to concentrate on the most important thing — celebrating in style!

Theme parks

Most of the big name theme parks, such as Dreamworld and Wet'n'Wild, have venues where you can host a birthday party or event, some more cost-effective than others. It's recommended to book well in advance to get the best deals but even at the last minute, you should find there is plenty available. The thing to remember is not all places are suitable for every age group, so be sure to think about your child's comfort zone when selecting a kids party venue.


If you love eating out, an elegant restaurant will make your birthday party or event a fantastic experience. From busting-at-the-seams buffets for kids to all kinds of themed dinners for adults, food is the name of the game when it comes to birthday venues. Corporate offers are often available so contact restaurants in advance to see what party packages are available and what terms and conditions apply.


Yes, that's right! A local nightclub can be hired out as the perfect place to organise a bash for many people without breaking any bank accounts. Again, this venue type will appeal more strongly to adults than children but there's no denying the popular choice among under 21s on the Gold Coast (and beyond). Working with professionals who know how to do birthday parties and the like is always recommended as well. It's surprising how much you can get for a relatively low price when you book one of these clubs out, from entrance to food and drinks after the party has wrapped up.

If you have a smaller budget then you may be able to organise something on the cheap, just don't forget to think about add-ons like table hire and such.

Local parks 

What better place to host your next birthday party than in one of the local parks. From rainforest surrounds to entertainment for family fun, there is so much choice here. You will need permission from council or whoever manages the area but once that is confirmed, then all the hard work will be done for you!

What to consider when looking for birthday party venues on the Gold Coast

This guide will tell you about what questions to ask yourself when looking for the best venue for an adults or kids party on the Gold Coast. If you are considering taking your guests partying in this location then here's how you can find great birthday party packages:

#1 - Decide where you'd like to celebrate

There are always numerous aspects of hosting a successful birthday party, but one of the most crucial elements will be choosing the right venue. There are various points to bear in mind when looking for an appropriate place to hold your get-together, and there are several important factors that should be factored into the decision making process; from size requirements through to entertainment options available.

When choosing the place in which to hold your celebration, there are numerous factors that should be taken into account: Firstly consider the most appropriate location i.e. what is suitable for both yourself and your guests? For example, do they want something close to home or work? Do they want something quiet or lively? There are all kinds of birthday party venues around today so you should be able to find something that will suit everyone.

There is a multitude of options available for both adults and children's parties on the Gold Coast; from restaurants with private rooms to nightclubs and much more, there is always going to be somewhere suitable for any celebration.

#2 - Do you need special catering services?

When you're planning a birthday party, the catering is probably one of the most important aspects as this will primarily dictate just how much enjoyment your guests are going to have. When looking at venues in the area, it's good to have an accurate idea of what kind of food and drink you're going to want to be served during your celebration so that you can ensure that they'll be able to provide it for you.

In addition, if any special dietary requests are required (such as vegetarian or gluten free), then make sure that these details are passed on directly to your chosen venue in advance so that they can ensure all needs are met and there is no confusion or unnecessary complications involved when it comes time for the event itself.

#3 - Get in early for discount deals

You can get some great birthday packages if you book things early enough. If you wait until too late though, then there might not be any available venues or catering services left for your liking. This is especially true around Christmas time and long weekends as most people will reserve their package choice beforehand so they can go away on holiday without worrying about anything else.

#4 - Think over your guest list before booking anything

Figuring out how many guests are going to be attending your party is very important when it comes to deciding where you should host it at. The venue can become too small for your needs if you haven't counted correctly so make sure that you know how many people you will have coming along before booking anything at all. This will save you from having to cancel plans or get a venue that is too big for what your budget allows, which could also end up wasting money in the long run.

#5 - Book early because things can fill up

The good thing about birthday party packages on the Gold Coast and other areas of Australia is that they are available almost any time of year. The bad thing though is that places tend to book up quickly and may not be around later on down the road because things get booked out very fast! If you would like to take advantage of excellent birthday party deals, then you should book everything as soon as you can, because chances are that the best options will be gone in a week or two.

#6 - Plan things beforehand

Planning isn't everyone's favourite thing to do but it is definitely worth setting aside some time for this task if you're going to have any say over where your guests go partying on the Gold Coast! You need to think about every aspect of the celebration carefully so that you know what sort of birthday party venue is right for what type of event.

#7 - What entertainment would you like?

If people don't have anything to do at your party, then they will get bored very rapidly, which means that things won't go as well as you hoped they would at all! So make sure that you choose an area with something for almost everyone and even hire some entertainment services so that your guests have plenty to keep them entertained during their time on the Gold Coast. Whether it's a DJ or a band, go karting or indoor skydiving, there's a venue on the Gold Coast that will provide entertainment or activities that your guests will enjoy.

Where to find the best birthday party venues on the Gold Coast

The beautiful Gold Coast is dotted with many unique birthday venues. This birthday party venue guide will show you where to find the very best birthday party spots available:

Surfers Paradise

Surfers Paradise is packed with birthday party venues that are perfect for all ages. With restaurants, bars and clubs all within walking distance, it makes celebrating a birthday easy. Travelling around Surfers Paradise is also made easy by the free scenic tram that runs up and down the Glitter Strip. It's also a hotspot for birthday party venues, with many being cheap and cheerful, which makes them perfect for budget celebrations.

Surfers Paradise City Centre offers birthday party venues that can be used for anything from a quiet lunch or dinner to a massive party — and you'll be right in the middle of all the action.

Mermaid Beach

Mermaid Beach is a popular area to find birthday party venues. One of the most quirky venues available on the Gold Coast is Mermaid Park, which includes bowling lanes, arcade games and mini-golf, among other things. It would be great for children or a group of friends that are looking for something out of the ordinary to celebrate their special day at.


Nerang is home to a number of fun birthday party venues including indoor go-karting facilities and a play centre. Here you'll also find Nerang State Forest, where there are plenty of adventure activities such as 4WD safaris, hiking trails and more.

Burleigh Heads

Burleigh Heads is on the northern end of the Gold Coast, and it's a popular place for birthday party venues. The coastline in this area is beautiful with white sandy beaches, which make for great photos that you can share with family and friends. Burleigh Waters Adventure Park has numerous rides including a dinosaur park, as well as play areas to keep kids entertained all day long.

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