Make it in Qld

Gold Coast Facilities

Queensland’s Gold Coast has been the heart of the state’s thriving screen industry for more than 30 years. It boasts high quality studios and production facilities located close to stunning locations, airports and experienced crews. A famously film-friendly region, the City of Gold Coast was the first Queensland council to introduce a local film incentive. The studios are a 45-minute drive south of the Brisbane International Airport and a 30-minute drive from Gold Coast Airport with both located just off the Pacific Highway and near diverse filming locations.



One of the largest studio lots in the Southern Hemisphere.

Village Roadshow Studios offers:

  • 9 sound stages
  • 3 water tanks
  • 12 production offices
  • editing suites
  • wardrobe and makeup facilities
  • construction, paint and carpentry shops.

All sound stages are equipped with current industry standard facilities including air conditioning, extraction fans, steel grids and catwalks. The stages vary in size in an overall floor area of 10,844m2 (116,727sqft). Stage 9 is the largest sound stage in Australia, measuring 80m (262ft) in length, 47m (154ft) in width and 18m (59ft) in height.

Home to Australia's largest sound stage and water tank.

Village Roadshow Studios' Main Tank is the largest purpose built water tank in Australia, with a surface area of 1,200m2 (12,915sqft).

Village Roadshow Studios provide a comprehensive support network of experienced film service companies conveniently located on the lot. These companies can provide production services, casting, camera, lighting, rigging, travel/freight, post production facilities, Drone Cameras, Lidar Scanning, EWP Equipment, Film facility vehicles , I.T Support and a Student training facility. A one stop shop for all your filming needs.


The Gold Coast’s latest in-demand production hub.

Pinnacle Films Studios is fast becoming one of Queensland’s most sought-after film and television production facilities for local and independent productions.

Offering three sound stages equipped to industry standards, ranging in size from 753m2 (8,105sqft) to 1,531m2 (16,480sqft), and including air conditioned well fitted-out modern offices, extraction fans, an 11m ceiling with full height concrete walls and fast internet speeds. There is ample on-site parking and a smart café situated within the complex. The whole complex is carbon neutral having over 750kws of solar panels on the roof of the building.

Pinnacle Films is planning two mega studios of 2,500m2 (26,910sqft) and 2,000m2 (21,528sqft) which will commence construction nearby in August 2023. Both will have internal ceiling heights of 13.5m and over 2,000m2 (21,528sqft) of air-conditioned offices and on-site facilities for costume, finance and set design and more.

Pinnacle Films Studios offers a cost-effective, practical solution to production on the Gold Coast, cementing the region’s international status as a top destination for the film industry.