Gold Coast, Queensland

SportAccord 2019 is set to take place in the Gold Coast located in Queensland, Australia when the sporting business community will gather for the 17th edition of the World Sport & Business Summit taking place from 5-10 May 2019 at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Whether adventure calls your name, or you’re overdue for a restorative getaway, this metropolitan coastal city awaits you. Experience the unmistakable energy and enviable lifestyle that attracts over 13 million visitors every year, eager to soak up the sun, feel the sand between their toes and take part in the near-limitless range of attractions and experiences.

Within walking distance of your conference venue, you’ll be able to bask in the Gold Coast’s breezy beach culture and meet the friendly lifeguards - maybe even learn to surf, stand-up paddle or watch a stunning sunset. 

As a vibrant haven for foodies, you can also sample the culinary temptations at an ever evolving array of nearby restaurants or see local produce and arts at beachside markets, or shop up a storm at the newly transformed Pacific Fair Shopping Centre - whatever you’re looking for, the Gold Coast offers endless choices to find moments that move you and discoveries that inspire you.

From the iconic Surfers Paradise beach to the sophisticated dining precincts of Main Beach and Broadbeach and out to the lush, green Hinterland, there’s a new experience waiting for you at every turn on the Gold Coast. Theme parks, world-renowned beaches and year-round sunshine are just a few of the reasons 10.5 million visitors flock to this vibrant city each year - a destination which is as scenic and peaceful as it is fast paced and active.