Graceville Memorial Park,  Appel Street,  Graceville

 

The club has three full size courts situated at Appel Street in Graceville Memorial Park, 300 metres easy walking from Graceville Railway Station. The great circle line bus stop is next to the railway station (routes 598/599). Adequate street parking is also available.

Discover the modern sport of croquet at Graceville Croquet Club. Specially built courts and precision equipment set the stage for an addictive game of skill and strategy. The basics are easy to learn, and yet there’s always a new level for those who seek a challenge. Croquet is a competitive sport with a relaxed, sociable atmosphere, and a strong tradition of sportsmanship. Try the game at our world class heritage listed lawns.

Call us to arrange an introduction to the game 3379 5530 or email us graceville@croquetqld.org.

Graceville Croquet Club is for Hire: we have three full sized lawns, seating for 50, kitchen facilities and a BBQ. In the past we have had corporate team building groups, ‘hens’ parties, birthday parties and many other celebrations and it would be a pleasure to accommodate your party,  Phone Maureen 0466 103 099 or email the club graceville@croquetqld.org

      Mrs WR Pittar Cup

Winners, Bruce McAlister, President Joy Virgo, Roy Machen
Winners, Bruce McAlister, President Joy Virgo, Roy Machen

Runners Up, Ralph Allan, President Joy Virgo, Paul Ekeberg
Runners Up, Ralph Allan, President Joy Virgo, Paul Ekeberg

 

Roy Machen, Graceville CC, in action
Roy Machen, Graceville CC, in action
Bob Dawson, Toombul CC, in action
Bob Dawson, Toombul CC, in action
Dave Luxmoore, BHPB CC, in action
Dave Luxmoore, BHPB CC, in action
Helen David, Graceville CC, in action
Helen David, Graceville CC, in action
Paul Ekeberg, East Brisbane CC, in action
Paul Ekeberg, East Brisbane CC, in action
Bruce McAlister, Ipswich CC, in action
Bruce McAlister, Ipswich CC, in action
Pam Schiller, Graceville CC, in action
Pam Schiller, Graceville CC, in action
Ralph Allan, Stephens CC in action
Ralph Allan, Stephens CC in action

           

PATRON’S CUP 2016

On 27th August the Patron’s Cup was hosted by Stephens Croquet Club.  This event, instigated by Councillor Nicole Johnston 4 years ago, is an annual competition between the two croquet clubs in her ward.

It is a fun and hard fought day with both Association and Golf Croquet matches, and members of all ability encouraged to play.

This year Stephens club hosted a wonderful day, and kept the cup for another year.

 

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Councillor Nicole Johnston presents Val, president of Stephens club, with the Patron’s Cup

WORLD CROQUET DAY

On Saturday 7th MAY 2016 we celebrated World Croquet day with an open invitation to a sausage  sizzle and game of croquet.  We had 21 visitors, a number having enjoyed themselves so much they are returning for individual coaching.  A fun and successful day.

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Sunday 13th March 2016

Graceville hosted a Golf Croquet Doubles Competition, Open Play, sponsored by Star Mallets and Justea.
Members of Southport, Wynnum, Twin Rivers and Mcllwraith Croquet clubs joined us for the competition. 12 pairs in 2 groups played 5 games each.  A pair from Wynnum  and Graceville played an exciting finals with Graceville taking the honours.
Our thanks go to Helen for organising a very enjoyable day

 

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Runners Up: Elaine and Brian from Wynnum

 

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                                                                Winners: Kevin and Randell from Graceville

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