Pickleball in Queensland
Places to Play
PAQ are keen to support all venues and player groups by advertising playing sessions and venues on this site.
We would like to recognise those clubs and associations who have taken the time to affiliate, to support the successful growth of pickleball in Queensland and Australia.
Affiliation brings with it many benefits, the list of which will only grow as PAQ establishes its presence. There are options for corporate affiliation, association affiliation, and individual membership. For enquiries regarding affiliation please contact firstname.lastname@example.org For individual membership with PAQ please go to our membership page and follow the links to the registration portal.
AFFILIATED ASSOCIATIONS AND CLUBS
"Pickleball is a wonderful sport: you learn in minutes and play for a lifetime."
Brisbane Pickleball Club operates across greater Brisbane introducing new players, running social sessions and competitive play.
The first venue with publicly available, purpose built pickleball courts, Beenleigh welcomes players of all skill levels. Host for the 2020 Queensland Pickleball Championships, this club hopes to grow the sport in the local region. Contact them through email@example.com or call them on 07 3807 5836.
Many of the original pickleball players of Queensland are based on Bribie Island. They started their club in 2018 and have been focussed on supporting players across the region. It is a pleasure to welcome this club to the Pickleball Queensland family. The have established permanent courts and have regular social playing sessions. Contact them via their facebook site.
The new club on the block but with one of the founding players of Australian pickleball, Cardwell & Districts Pickleball Club is a great place to go to discover this sport. Very welcoming and keen to develop pickleball in Far North Queensland, check out their facebook page for further details.
East Coast Pickleball has just affiliated and is keen to get as many people onto court as possible. Presently based on the Gold Coast (Hope Island, Activa Way), ECP offers fixtures and coaching services as well as social sessions. Watch this space as their presence grows and contact them through their facebook page.
GCPA is the largest pickleball association in Queensland and provides introductory sessions for beginners as well as playing sessions catering for all skill levels. The are consistently of the lookout for new venues to support the ever-growing interest and numbers.
Venues: Hope Island; Miami; Mount Tambourine; Palm Beach; Tweed Heads
COMING SOON: Gold Coast Pickleball Home - Currumbin - with purpose built courts
Do you want to play pickleball in Noosa? Local residents and visiting pickleball players looking for a game are welcome to join us. NPC possesses an enthusiastic membership with players of all skill levels who welcome everyone to come along and give this game a go. For further details head to their website or check out the Meet-Up schedule.
Redlands Pickleball Club are a new fast growing addition to PAQ. Located on the beautiful bayside - just south of Brisbane, they have permanent sessions of pickleball each week at Ormiston State School. For further information please check out their website or contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org
There is pickleball being played all over the Sunshine coast much of this has grown via the U3A community. Players recognising they are wanting more play and a stronger connection with the wider pickleball community have formed the Sunshine Coast Pickleball Club. Very new at the moment, they welcome players of all levels from those who are uninitiated to the experienced and wise. For further information check out their website or email email@example.com
The passion for pickleball has hit Townsville. Head to the Tennis Townsville Court s10 and 11, to check out the action. The Tennis Townsville centre is at 20 Burke St North Ward (Corner of Paxton St & Burke St) 4810 Townsville, QLD, Australia. Get in touch with Kay or Michelle and they will guide you to a session to help you get started. Very welcoming crowd, remeber to pop in for a hit on your travels up the coast. Contact them through their Facebook page.
PAQ's first affiliate from the far north, TMBP are keen to get things moving after the COVID break to the game. They are a dedicated group of tennis converts who initially saw this as an alternate to tennis on rainy days but now are addicted and keen to help grow the sport in FNQ.
Yeppoon Tennis club is the centre for all things pickleball in Yeppoon. Quick to realise the passion people have for this sport Yeppoon have been running playing sessions since late 2019. PAQ are excited to welcome them to the team as a new affiliate. Make sure you drop in for a hit or a drill session on your travels through the Capricorn Coast. Check out their website for contact details and playing sessions.
OTHER NON-AFFILIATED PLAYING VENUES
PAQ recommend a great variety of other venues and clubs providing pickleball opportunities throughout the state offering social playing sessions for complete beginners through to advanced players. Most clubs and venues provide paddles and balls to get you started and often offer instruction to support skill and knowledge development. It is advised that where possible you attend an introductory session to understand the basics. Some venues also offer pickleball coaching and drill sessions.
- Albion Indoor Sports - (07) 3262 6766 - First purpose built indoor courts
- Atherton - email
- Cairns Pickleball Club - email
- Cairns Redlynch Sports Centre
- Caloundra U3A (waiting list applies)
- Coolum Tennis Club - (email)
- Coolum Beach
- Cooroy & Eumundi Pickleball Meetup
- Deception Bay
- Emerald Court Action - 07 4982 4333
- Gold Coast North Pickleball
- Activa Way Hope Island
- Hervey Bay
- Home Hill Tennis Centre
- Ipswich - (email) A number of venues
- Mackay - At PCYC - email
- Malanda - email
- Mooloolaba Meetup
- Noosa Leisure Centre Pickleball Program
- Redlands Pickleball Club
- Rockhampton - email 0457 031 282
- Southern Downs Pickleball Association - email
- Townsville Dolphins
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out if there are any new areas playing pickleball closer to you. Pickleball Queensland is always looking out for new venues, so if you know of a suitable location for pickleball courts, please let us know.