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Join us for SUNS Beach Kick 2 Kick this Friday

Come along before work and school to have a kick with some of your favourite Gold Coast players on the beach.

3:16pm  Feb 18, 2019

Hampson’s helping hand in Townsville flood clean-up

It’s been a week of dizzying highs and eye-opening lows for one of the SUNS’ first AFLW signings Ellie Hampson.

11:57am  Feb 18, 2019

Fitter, stronger Crossley reaping benefits

It’s been a tough pre-season for second-year forward Brayden Crossley, but the hard work is starting to pay dividends.

2:34pm  Feb 15, 2019

Drummond’s defenders cause for opposition doubt

The Gold Coast SUNS’ defensive unit could be one of the most unpredictable in the AFL after an influx of new talent in the off-season.

12:32pm  Feb 15, 2019

Injury Update: Harrison Wigg

The Gold Coast SUNS can confirm that defender Harrison Wigg has ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament during a training session on Thursday morning.

5:06pm  Feb 14, 2019



Do I have to stay all night?

Guests do not have to sleep the night at Metricon Stadium. We understand that some guests are unable to do so and are more than welcome to leave at any time they wish.

How can I learn more about the three charities the Sleepout event will be supporting?

YHES House

Gold Coast Project for Youth Homelessness

Gold Coast Youth Service


Can I bring my own sleeping equipment?

Yes, guests are more than welcome to bring their own sleeping equipment. Some cardboard sheets will be available, however it is encouraged for guests to bring their own matting, sleeping bag (blankets) and pillow.

Please note that sleeping equipment must be at a size that permits the guest to carry the item into the stadium, items such as caravans, campers and tents will not be allowed on the night.  All items being brought into the stadium will also be checked by security upon entry.


Are there any age restrictions?

Guests of any age can attend our Sleepout event however children under the age of 17 years must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.


Will there be car parking available at Metricon Stadium?

There are a number of car parks available behind the Carrara Indoor Sports Centre (next to Metricon Stadium).


Can I bring my own food and drink into the stadium?

Food outlets at Metricon Stadium will be available throughout the night however guests are allowed to bring their own food and drink (non-alcoholic) into the stadium.


Will alcohol be available on the night?

No, the Gold Coast SUNS Sleepout is a strictly dry event. No alcohol will be available for purchase and bags will be checked upon entry.


What if it rains during the night?

The Sleepout event will go ahead regardless of poor weather conditions. Contingency plans will be put in in place to ensure our guests are safe and stay dry throughout the night. 

Proceeds raised support the following charities