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Broadbeach Croquet Club

Street Address

Chelsea Ave, Broadbeach

Postal Address

PO Box 432, Broadbeach Qld 4218

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(07) 5538 6570

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President: Mary McMahon

Treasurer: Merl Neate

Secretary: Edrae Dambrow

Play Days

Association Croquet:

  • Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday
    8.30am - 11am


  • Wednesday & Friday
    8.30am - 11am (Oct-Mar)
    9am - 11.30am (Apr-Sep)

Golf Croquet:

  • Monday 8.30am - 12pm (Oct-Mar)
    9am - 12pm (Apr-Sep)
  • Wednesday 3pm
  • Saturday 1.30pm - 5pm

Club History

Founded: 1934

Broadbeach is a well known beachside suburb on the Gold Coast, first named in 1934, when it was a small popular holiday retreat for Brisbane residents. Now developed, Broadbeach is recognised as a prime residential suburb and a holiday destination for national and international visitors.

The Surfers Paradise - Broadbeach Croquet Club was established in 1949 with 17 members and two courts. Mrs Jeanie Gilchrist was a foundation member and the backbone of the Club for over 37 years until she passed away at the age of 89.

In 1975, because of falling membership and a stressful financial situation, the 2 courts were transferred to the Broadbeach Bowls Club and a single court and temporary clubhouse were accepted in return. By 1989 the name had been changed to Broadbeach Croquet Club and, with membership of 12 players, there was a period of transition until 1999.

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