Picture you and your friends sipping on decadent cocktails, enjoy authentic Italian pizzas and delightful sharing dishes at the latest Gold Coast rooftop bar.

This exclusive venue is located on Level 5, nestled on top of the Mantra at Sharks hotel. From the moment the lift doors open you will be greeted by stylish, clean design with a playful edge – so dress to impress! 

Aviary Rooftop Bar features sweeping views of the iconic Surfers Paradise skyline in one direction and the Gold Coast Hinterland the other. It is an enclosed rooftop space with large windows offering an open-air experience. Check out our Pizza Menu to start planning your Aviary experience!

For those seeking a truly open-air experience The Nest is green space on the rooftop, where you can soak up the sun and stars. 

Melbourne Cup Aviary Rooftop


Monday to Thursday: 4pm – 10pm | Friday: 4pm – 12am (midnight)
Saturday: 12pm – 12am  (midnight) | Sunday: 12pm – 10pm

Wednesday to Friday: 5pm – 10pm
Saturday: 12pm (midday) – 3pm & 5pm – 11pm |  Sunday: 12pm (midday) – 8pm

Monday & Tuesday: 4pm to 10pm | Saturday: 3pm – 5pm

Please note that Aviary Rooftop Bar and The Nest will be closed on Tuesday, 20 November for a private function. 

Aviary Rooftop Bar Enquiry

Dress upscale. Please make an effort and dress to impress. Dress regulations apply. The following is not permitted: singlets, sporting or supporter wear, trade work-wear, thongs, untidy or sports shoes. Thongs are permitted on Saturdays and Sundays before 6pm. Dress shorts permitted. Management reserves the right to refuse entry. Aviary is an 18+ venue. 

Features & Facilities

  • Extensive beer, wine and cocktail menu
  • Wood fire pizza oven
  • Vegetarian, vegan & gluten free options
  • The Nest is an open-air space available for special occasions
  • Friday and Saturday night DJs playing the funky house
  • Acoustic entertainment every Sunday afternoon
  • Cinema area offering a regular art-house night