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Cooktown PCYC Events Centre

The Cooktown PCYC Events Centre was officially opened in July 2011 and offers a unique conference, sports and entertainment venue in Tropical North Queensland.
Cooktown PCYC Events Centre

Cooktown PCYC Events Centre

Make Cooktown your first choice for a conference venue with a difference.

Cooktown PCYC Events Centre offers state of the art conference, sports, theatre and music facilities overlooked by the majestic Mount Cook.

Business meetings for up to 150 seated people can be catered for. 

Enjoy the region with post conference tours to historic sites, Aboriginal rock art, river cruises and experience world class fishing.

Choose from a variety of transport options - direct flights, the fully sealed Mulligan highway or charter cruise vessels from Cairns

For Events Centre bookings and information contact:

T: 07 4069 5890 



Meeting/Multi-purpose rooms:

Bush poetry at the amphitheatre
Bush poetry at the amphitheatre

1 Large Meeting Room

Size: 21m x 8m = 168m²

Seated 150

At tables 130

Dividable into 3 smaller rooms

Size: each room 7m x 8m = 49m²

Seated 40

At tables 35

Small Meeting Room

Cooktown Events Centre
Cooktown Events Centre

Size: 3m x 3m = 9m²

Seating Capacity: 6 at a table


- Data projection equipment.

- Kitchenette with oven, microwave, crockery, cutlery, dishwasher & fridge/freezer

- Male and female toilets and nappy changing facility

- Carpeted

- Air conditioned

- Whiteboards

- Tables

- Chairs

- Grassed/fenced area outside

Sports Hall

Cooktown Events Centre
Cooktown Events Centre

Size: 35m x 25m = 875m²

Seated 800

Auditorium 550

At tables 500

Court markings and equipment:

Netball x 1 court

Volleyball x 2 courts

Basketball electronic scoreboards

Badminton x 3 courts

Short tennis x 3 courts


- Air conditioned

- Pulastic sports flooring, suitable for heels

- Benched seating

- 320 chairs

- 40 tables

- Male/female change rooms & showers

Local band The Barefoot Belles
Local band The Barefoot Belles


Size: 12m x 9 m = 108m²

Proscenium Stage. Back of stage has sliding panels which open onto an apron and grassed amphitheatre area.


- Male and female dressing rooms and toilets

- Screen at front of stage

- Wheelchair access lift to stage

- Hinged panels to block off front of stage

Seating Capacity: Auditorium seats 550


State of the art facilities
State of the art facilities

Size: 11m x 5m 55m²

Kitchen hirers are required to undergo a kitchen induction


- Commercial standard

- Cold room

- Hot/cold bain maries

- Deep fat fryers

- Combi steamer

- Chiller fridges

- Dishwashers

- Gas ovens

- Gas cook tops

- Heat lamps

- Microwaves


The gym is available for public use. Contact PCYC for opening times and costs. 


Our large open foyer with its public art and outdoor undercover area is the perfect setting for a dinner, morning tea, barbecue or buffet.