Danika Goodman

Community & Events Manager

With a passion for grassroots sports and community engagement, Danika plays a pivotal role in supporting clubs with grant writing, club builds, and event management.

Danika’s experience spans various roles within AFL Queensland, where she has contributed to running community programs and managing events. Her time at Metricon Stadium in the events team further honed her skills in orchestrating large-scale events, including concerts and major sporting events.

With her extensive background, Danika brings a deep understanding of community needs and grassroots initiatives, alongside her leading event management role for all Sports Gold Coast events. Her expertise and dedication ensure that clubs receive comprehensive support in navigating grant applications, organising club builds, and executing successful events.


  • Advanced Diploma in Marketing and Communication
  • Diploma in Business Management
  • Certificate 3 in Sports and Recreation