World-class sound stages
Since inception, Village Roadshow Studios has more than doubled the number of soundstages at its facility to nine. It is home to the largest sound stage in the Southern Hemisphere which sits as 14,564sqm. It is a world-class venue equipped with current industry standard facilities including air conditioning, extraction fans, steel grids and catwalks. Sound stage nine will also host the squash, table tennis, boxing competitions and badminton training as part of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
Comprehensive support network
The Studios provide a comprehensive support network of experienced film service companies conveniently located on the lot or in the surrounding region. These companies are available to provide valuable expertise, experience and equipment including production services, casting, camera and lighting, rigging, special effects, travel, freight, film processing, visual effects and post-production facilities.
Largest film water tank in Australia
The Studios is home to the largest purpose-built film water tank in the southern hemisphere with a surface area of 1200sqm (12,915 sq ft) and has state-of-the-art filtration and heating systems that allows the tank water to be heated to 32 degrees Celsius (89F). The water tank, which holds six million litres of water, can be used for both surface and underwater sequences and has been utilised by a number of big-name films including The Shallows starring Blake Lively and Fools Gold starring Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey.