Frequently asked questions & answers

Cali Beach reserves the right to refuse admission for unsuitable attire which includes; body paint, offensive clothing or swimwear and anything else deemed inappropriate by security or management. 
All guests must wear suitable footwear when entering and exiting the venue. 
Sporting team tops are strictly prohibited. To bathe in the pool we do enforce that you wear proper bathing attire, you may not enter the pool fully clothed. Please note that topless bathing is not permitted in the venue. 
CALI AFTER DARK does not permit swimwear, thongs, board shorts or singlets. Dress code is smart casual/cocktail attire from 6pm. If you have been at Cali Day Club, you are welcome to stay in the venue for Cali After Dark however you must bring a suitable change of clothing.

No, General Admission to Cali Beach is FREE! 

(Excluding Special Events)

Cali Beach does not accept head tattoos, anything offensive or gang related. Please click here for further details regarding head tattoos. 

All Daybeds, Booths and Cabanas will be provided with towels upon arrival to your booking. If additional towels are required please see your host on the day.

All General Admission, please visit the gift shop to request towels for use on the day. Please be aware we do not allow the use of personal towels and they cannot be brought into the venue. 

Cali Beach has a no refund, exchange or cancellation booking policy & will remain open unless closure is forced. For further details please see our full  terms and conditions.

We understand weather is always a concern but in the event of intermittent bad weather, we do have some undercover areas available, and umbrellas as well for each VIP daybed, booth or cabana.

Yes Cali Beach does have lockers available for use, please visit the gift shop to arrange usage of lockers for your visit.

No, under 18s are NOT permitted into the venue under any circumstances.

The area you reserve is for a maximum number of people. No extra guests will be allowed to join the reservation. Therefore, you will have to reserve for the number of guests attending. 

No ticket is required for Express Entry, your name will be added to our Express Entry list and you will be asked to provide photo ID on the day to verify your booking. 

Food and drink (including water) purchased elsewhere may not be consumed inside Cali Day Club or Cali After Dark. If you have any dietary requirements you will need to contact Cali Beach in advance so we can look at accommodating your request. 

The cardholder must be present at check-in with the credit card used for the booking with matching photo ID

Yes, we do have an ATM inside the venue. 

No, unfortunately the Daybeds are pre-allocated.

On arrival to Cali Beach, your host will process the remaining balance prior to entering the venue.  
This can be paid by either card or cash on the day. 

Cali Beach has an assortment of free seating areas available, but this is not guaranteed. We always advise to book Daybeds, Booths or Cabanas where possible to avoid disappointment. 

You are welcome to leave the venue however you will be required to line-up upon re-entry. 

Cali Day Club bookings and General Admission is from 11am till 6pm. At this time all VIP bookings must vacate their reserved area but are welcome to stay withing the venue. *Dress standards will apply 
Cali After Dark begins at 6pm until close with bookings able to arrive from 7pm.

Entire Minimum Spend is applied as a credit towards food and beverage purchases (standard mixers, juices and sodas are included). Minimum Spend Cost is NOT inclusive of Booking Fee or Staff Gratuity.

Capacity of Cabanas are 15 guests with our Grand Cabana able to cater for 30 *If available 
Capacity of Booths range from 5 guests up to 15 guests.  

Daybed Bottle service is not available unless a minimum spend of $1,000 is made in addition to your initial booking cost.

Entertainment will be throughout the day and night with DJ’s on rotation from 11am. The headline act will be scheduled to play in the afternoon, we recommend arriving early to make the most of your day at Cali Beach.

Functions will be considered upon application and must have a minimum of 100 guests. Availability is heavily restricted for functions to be held. We suggest enquiring about Cabanas and Booths as an alternative option for any smaller groups. 
Corporate events will be considered with exclusive venue hire Monday to Thursday. 

Get in touch

+61 756 201 024

7 Elkhorn Ave, Surfers Paradise
Gold Coast, Australia

Opening Hours
Friday – Sunday
11:00 am – Late (Between 11pm – 1am)

Monday 6:30pm – Late 

Open Public Holidays


For general enquires, please fill out the form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. 

Cali Beach / Surfers Paradise / Gold COast

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