The Queensland Sport and Athletics Centre (QSAC) is a popular event space and a premier training precinct for junior and high performance athletes, as well as members of the public. It is home to the Queensland Academy of Sport (QAS), Queensland Athletics, Little Athletics Queensland, Softball Queensland, AFL SportsReady and Special Olympics Queensland.
QSAC features two international standard running tracks and is the only facility in Australia with two 400m ten lane tracks. The venue has a Main Stadium with a seating capacity of 48,500 and a world class rectangular playing field, a State Athletics Facility with a seating capacity of 2,100, as well as an eight court beach volleyball complex (Sandstorm), eight court netball centre (Nissan Arena), high performance gym, lab and clinic (Queensland Academy of Sport) and numerous function and meeting spaces.
In addition to numerous national and local athletics events and school sports carnivals, QSAC can host football matches, concerts and major events.
QSAC is a major sporting and entertainment facility owned and operated by Stadiums Queensland.
There are a range of facilities and services available at QSAC for patrons and venue hirers to utilise.
THE MAIN STADIUM
QSAC's Main Stadium has a 48,500 seating capacity and features a brand new 10 lane Rekotan Athletics Track. This track surrounds a rectangular playing field suitable for sports and training.
STATE ATHLETICS FACILITY
Located next to the Main Stadium, the State Athletics Facility has a 2,100 seating capcity and is available for hire for athletics carnivals, training and special outdoor events.
QAS RECOVERY CENTRE
The state of the art QAS Recovery Centre provides the latest in sports training and rehabilitation facilities for athletes.
INDOOR SPORTS ARENA
Located inside the Western Stand of the Main Stadium, the Indoor Sports Arena has grandstand seating and is capable of hosting basketball, volleyball, netball matches and more.
'The Beach' Volleyball Complex is a world class eight-court beach volleyball facility suitable for social sport fixtures, corporate team building or beach parties.
The NISSAN Arena is a 5,000 seat, purpose-built indoor venue that delivers diverse sport and entertainment events and is the home of netball in Queensland.
TRAINING AT QSAC
QSAC has a range of athletics facilities available for use by the general public, including:
- International standard running tracks;
- High jump mat and cross bar;
- Training hurdles;
- Hammer and discus cages;
- Shot put circles;
- Pole vault mat and cross bar; and
- Triple jump and long jump pits.
For track and facility availability, check out our Daily Timetable.
FACILITY AND EVENT HIRE
QSAC has a range of facilities available for event promoters, including a 48,500 seat Main Stadium and a 2,100 seat State Athletics Facility, as well as numerous spaces around the grounds.
QSAC has also been used for a wide range of activities other than sporting or entertainment events, including film shoots for television commercials, corporate days, product launches and more.
If you would like to know about QSAC's hire options, please visit our Facility and Event Hire pages or Get in Touch.
QSAC has a range of spaces for hire that suit corporate events, functions and more. Visit our Venue Functions page to view the available spaces, as well as information on how to book.