Bellvista Meeting Place

Type of space: Art Gallery, Cinema, Co-Working Space, Design Studio, Makerspace (Shared open space for making), Markets, Multi-use Space, Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Open-air space , Park and Bushland, Performance venue, Rehearsal Space, Residency, Retail Space, Theatre, Visual Art Studio, Community Hall

    Bellvista Meeting Place contains one main open plan space (approximately 80 square meters) which can accommodate up to 65 people seated theatre style or 80 people standing. The venue is air conditioned with large aluminium sliding windows and full height bi-fold doors which open onto a timber deck area at the rear of the property overlooking the Bellvista Lake. The deck area offers a shade sail cover and can also be freely accessed externally from the park (Canavan Gracie Recreational Park).

    The venue has its own amenities area - one PWD unisex toilet and one unisex ambulant toilet (additional public amenities available outside adjacent to the venue). Within the venue is a store room with 16 tables and 70 chairs all available for hirer use at no extra charge.


    The Bellvista Meeting Place is located at 18 Lomond Crescent Caloundra West (within the Bellvista residential area). Bellvista Meeting Place is nestled centrally within the Canavan Gracie Recreational Park and overlooking the Bellvista Lake. The venue has close proximity to the public tennis court, childrens playground, eateries and a convenience store.  There are 14 designated carparks with additional off-street parking 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.  


    Hire of the venue includes use of the kitchenette which contains a 370L Top Mount Fridge/Freezer plus additional separate 140 Ltr fridge, microwave, dishwasher, 20L Urn. Crockery and glassware including, water jugs, glasses, plates, cups, saucers and cutlery – all available for hirer use at no extra charge.

    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 below attachments.

    For more information:

    The booking office for this venue is located at VENUE 114  (formerly known as 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


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Wheelchair accessible