105 Juliet Street
Croquet is a gentle sport for mind and body, the only requirement is flat soled shoes. Mallets are supplied.
The Croquet Club is offering U3A members covered by U3A insurance, an introduction to Golf Croquet at 1.30 pm. for 2.00 pm. start on Tuesdays at no charge for the first two (2) weeks then $5.00 each time for a period of three (3) months. Those who prefer to play Association Croquet this is played on Wednesdays at 1.30 pm. for 2.00 pm. start.
2018 We will also be offering to U3A “Aussie Croquet”. Come along to Give It A Go Day and find out all about it.
The Mackay Croquet Club is having a special open day on Saturday 5th May commencing at 1.30 pm. The club is mainly a social club but competitions are played several times a year within the club and groups also travel to other centres to play competitions.
The normal playing times for beginners croquet are on Tuesday and Saturday at 1.30 pm. We play Association on a Wednesday and Saturday commencing at 1.30 pm.
The only equipment that is needed is a croquet mallet, flat shoes and a hat. For beginners the club has a number of mallets to lend.
If you would like to “Come and Try” Croquet please phone Dawn 49514145 or Paul 0422899145
Should any U3A member wish to join the Mackay Croquet Club and be covered by Croquet’s insurance, the fees are Annual Subscription of $100 and Maintenance fee of $25 per month (March to December). The benefits of club membership include cover by our insurance, entry to all croquet clubs in Australia, an opening to play in any croquet club tournaments, which are numerous up and down the coast. We are in the Central Region and have close relations with Gladstone, Gracemere, Rockhampton and Yeppoon.
We look forward to seeing more people on the lawns in the near future.
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If you would like to join the Golf Croquet class or talk to someone about it, please send us a message on our contact page.