The Gold Coast WTS race organisers will provide a total amount of $250 USD to each elite athlete for accommodation costs. 

PLEASE NOTE: Payments can only be made once the final start list is confirmed by the ITU following the Athlete Briefing on Thursday 6 April 2017.

To recieve fast payment following confirmation of the start list, National Federations are to:

  • Submit an invoice made out to USM EVENTS no later than Monday 20 March 2017
  • Invoices must include:
    • National Federation name and address
    • Total number of racing elite athletes and athlete names
    • Total amount to be paid
    • International bank details:
      - Bank Name
      - Bank Address
      - Bank Account Name
      - Bank Account Number
      - IBAN
      - Swift
  • Payments will take up to 30 days from confirmation of start lists
  • USM EVENTS are not responsible for any fees National Federation banks may charge

Send all invoices to


QT Gold Coast: Official Host Hotel

“Nostalgic surfer chic meet Miami catwalk cool”

Walk into QT Gold Coast and be welcomed by an inspiring space where nostalgic surfer chic meets Miami catwalk cool. The hotels 297 spacious guest rooms offer dazzling views of the coast’s famous scenery plus all the glamour and style you’d expect from Australia’s party playground.

QT Gold Coast’s bold designer guestrooms feature a range of quirks and nuances ensuring that they feel like a bespoke home away from home. Each room is individually tailored for an unforgettable experience, boasting luxurious QT king beds, balconies, graphica bathrooms, deluxe amenities, iPod dock, 42 inch flat screen and custom-built furnishings.

For guests and locals alike, QT Gold Coast is an entertainment destination. The Baja California style Stingray Lounge has become the premier hangout of Gold Coast’s ‘it’ crowd and the unique marketplace style dining at Bazaar is reason enough for many guests to return. The hotel also offers spaQ for ‘freshly picked’ and personalised spa experiences.

Vibrant and eclectic, QT Gold Coast in Surfers Paradise is an easy 35 minute drive to the Gold Coast airport and situated within easy walking distance of shopping, restaurants and nightlife.

For Gold Coast accommodation like no other, QT Gold Coast invites you to come out and play.


To access your special rates please visit:

  1. Select your hotel, enter your dates and number of people
  2. Click on "BOOK NOW"
  3. Under "MORE BOOKING OPTIONS" in the "PROMO CODE" filed enter corporate ID: GCT17
  5. Your special rates will appear on the rates screen