Kawana Island Meeting Place

Type of space: Art Gallery, Dance Studio, Fashion Studio, Makerspace (Shared open space for making), Markets, Multi-use Space, Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Open-air space , Performance venue, Photography and Film Location, Rehearsal Space, Retail Space, Theatre, Community Hall


    The Kawana Island Meeting Place is located at 1/5 Grand Parade, Parrearra (within the Kawana Island Residential area).Kawana Island Meeting Place overlooks Double Bay Beach Park and the waters of Lake Parrearra with close proximity to eateries and a convenience store. There are 5 carparks inside the main entrance and addtional off-street parking is available.

    Venue Information:

    The venue is a ‘self-service’ model which means the hirer is responsible for the set-up and pack down/cleaning of the venue. Hirers must supply their own cloths and tea towels.  

    Meeting Rooms:

    Kawana Island Meeting Place offers two spaces for hire (Meeting Room A & Meeting Room B) which can be booked individually or together as one larger space. Each meeting room has a maximum capacity of 30 with a total capacity in the whole venue for 60 people. A large bi-fold door separates the two rooms which can easily be folded away to create one large open space. The venue has its own amenities area with 3 unisex toilets including one PWD toilet. Each Meeting Room has its own storeroom with 5 trestle tables and 30 chairs (total of 10 tables & 60 chairs for the whole venue) available for hirer use at no extra charge.


    Hire of either Meeting Room includes use of the adjoining kitchen which contains a domestic fridge & freezer, oven, stove top, 8L urn, kettle, microwave, crockery & cutlery. The kitchen is a shared space between the two meeting rooms.

    Venue Hire Costs:

    The venue is available to hire for community groups, meetings, small seminars, training rooms or low physical activities like Yoga or Pilates and private functions. Cost is dependent on the type of group booking the facility. Please refer to the attachments below.

    For more information:

    The booking office for this venue is located at VENUE 114 (formerly Lake Kawana Community Centre) 114 Sportsmans Parade, Bokarina. Booking enquiries; including availability, requests for forms, please contact the booking office on 5413 1400 or email communityspaces@sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au.