The Gold Coast Suns have been playing in the league since the 2011 season, having been founded as the league's 17th active club.
1 April 2009
We are the Suns of the Gold Coast sky.
We are the one in the red, gold, and blue.
We are the mighty Gold Coast Suns,
We plan to win the flag for you.
Fight! Fight! Fight!
Till We Hold Up The Cup!
Run! Run! Run! Go Away! Hey!
We are the Suns of the Gold Coast sky,
We are the team who never say die Hey!
Their home ground is Carrara (Metricon) Stadium. Their first game here was in 2011 round 10, against Geelong.
The Suns played their first four home games of the 2011 season at The Gabba whilst their home stadium underwent redevelopment.
Gold Coast defeated Richmond by 15 points in Round 17 in the first AFL match ever played at Cazaly's Stadium in Cairns.