Carrara Squash Centre

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Contact Info
Address:
Carrara Indoor Sports Stadium
Nerang Broadbeach Rd
Carrara, Queensland 4211
Australia
Phone:
(07) 5532 5756
Website:
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Membership
Club Contacts

Beverly Lawton

Richmond, British Columbia, CA

Thomas Calvert

Brisbane, Queensland, AU

Kay Kendall

Southport, Queensland, AU

Jordan Till

Boondall, Queensland, AU

Richard Vaughan

Carrara, Queensland, AU

Simon Rowe

Carrara, Queensland, AU

Paul Price

Carrara, Queensland, AU

Carrara Reception

Carrara, Queensland, AU

George Clinton

Carrara, Queensland, AU
Announcements
  • 20th May, 2019 - There are currently two positions advertised at Carrara Squash Centre - Carrara Squash Professional and Carrara Squash Operations Coordinator.  If your skills match what we are looking for and you want to work at the home of squash in Australia, send an email with your CV and cover letter, stating in no more than one page why you should be considered for the role to ceo@squash.org.au.  Applications close 16 June 2019.   Carrara Squash Professional…

  • 28th Mar, 2019 - Carrara Squash Centre has held a successful "come and try" wheelchair squash day - the first of many planned for the center. Dion Reweti, who owns "Wicket Wheelchairs" is a regular wheelchair tennis player and thought he would try squash with his mates Peter and Steve. As this was the first para-squash trial on the Commonwealth Games legacy courts, we experimented with the types of racquets and balls used.  The players found that normal length…

  • 26th Mar, 2019 - Australia is hosting the World Doubles Championships on the Gold Coast and you can book your ticket now to see international squash. CLICK TO BOOK TICKETS Tickets are available to sessions on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday nights. PRICING Adult $10 (Wed/Thurs) Adult $15 (Fri for finals) Child $2.50 (Wed/Thurs) Child $5 (Fri for finals) Family $15 (Wed/Thurs) Family $25 (Fri for finals) A full entry list for men's, women's and mixed doubles competitions will be…

  • 18th Mar, 2019 -   Phase two of the Carrara Squash Centre development is about to begin, with some exciting new upgrades coming for players on the Gold Coast. In September 2018, stage one (of three) of the Carrara development was finished, which involved Squash Australia investing $300,000 in the courts and establishing them at Carrara.   Squash Australia has since applied for various grants and have now been successful to get stage two completed at the Carrara Squash Centre…

  • 13th Mar, 2019 - Squash Australia's National Squash Centre on the Gold Coast has received a major funding boost, receiving $317,923 to complete further upgrades to the Commonwealth Games legacy facility. Gold Coast MP Steven Ciobo announced the grant, saying that the upgrades will help attract future major events to the centre.   Congratulations @Squashoz. We acknowledge your strong leadership & vision for your squash community. Great news @senbmckenzie #PhysicalActivity https://t.co/CIuCgmE3VI — Kate Palmer (@KatePalmer_CEO) February 15, 2019 "This…

  • 13th Mar, 2019 - The Australian team to play in the 2019 WSF World Doubles Championships has been announced, with seven members of the successful 2018 Commonwealth Games squad earning selection. Jessica Turnbull will make her Australian senior debut in the event which will be held at the Carrara Squash Centre on the Gold Coast from 17-21 June. The Australian team is: Cameron Pilley Ryan Cuskelly Donna Lobban Jessica Turnbull Sarah Cardwell Zac Alexander Rex Hedrick Christine Nunn

  • 23rd Dec, 2018 - Carrara Squash Centre is hosting a camp from 14 – 18 of January for juniors of all ages. The camp will include Technical and Tactical on court sessions and sessions off court including Psychology and Strength & Conditioning.     If you have any questions or require any further details please get in contact by emailing academy@carrarasquash.com.au   If you wish attend please RSVP to the above email address as there are limited spots available. 

  • 19th Dec, 2018 - Just a quick reminder of our opening hours over this festive holiday season.   NORMAL HOURS: 23 December CLOSED: 24/25/26 December OPEN: 27/28 December 10am - 6pm OPEN: 29 December 12pm - 5pm  CLOSED: 30/31 December & 1 January NORMAL HOURS: 2 January   Happy Holidays from everyone here at Carrara Squash Centre. We hope your holidays will be filled with joy and laughter through the New Year.

  • 11th Dec, 2018 - Jordan Till has claimed the inaugural Carrara Open with victory over Danny Woolbank in the Open final.   Till won 11-5, 11-7, 11-9 (20 mins) to claim the tournament win. David Turner beat Troy Northey to finish third. FULL OPEN RESULTS HERE Gilles Rouvray won the A-Grade title, with Kay Kendall second. FULL A-GRADE RESULTS HERE FULL B-GRADE RESULTS HERE FULL C-GRADE RESULTS HERE

  • 6th Dec, 2018 - Hey - Here's the good news: Only 19 more sleeps until Christmas With the holiday season fast approaching, or if you are lucky enough to have already started, we thought it an opportune time to give our beloved members an update. Firstly, thanks to all who have supported us since we opened back in July, we have been very busy trying to get operations and facilities completed and really appreciate your patience and support in…

  • 22nd Nov, 2018 - The first Carrara Open will be held over the weekend of 8 and 9 December 2018 alongside the first Australian Squash Tour (AST) Finals Series at the Carrara Squash Centre. The Carrara Open has Open and Graded events for all standards with great prizes available. Entries close 3 December and can be completed online via SportyHQ here: https://www.sportyhq.com/tournament/view/Carrara-Open Everyone attending will also get the chance to see the best players in Australia in action in the…

  • 6th Nov, 2018 - Play it, Live it, Love it! at the 11th Pan Pacific Masters Games on the beautiful Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia on 2 – 11 November 2018.  More than 15,500 participants from over 40 countries are converging on one of the most popular holiday destinations to compete in the world’s biggest and best biennial masters games.  The Gold Coast’s famous celebration of masters sport will showcase competition in more than 40 sports at some of the best…

  • 10th Sep, 2018 - Squash Australia is hosting two huge events in September and tickets are selling fast - make sure you purchase yours ASAP to secure your place. WSF World Coaches Conference (21st to 23rd September - Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia) The general theme of the conference is “Excellence – A Global Perspective” and will allow attendees to learn from various coaching methods practiced all over the world. Speakers confirmed for the 2018 WSF World Coaches Conference include the…

  • 4th Sep, 2018 - ENTRIES CLOSE MIDNIGHT WEDNESDAY 2018 Gold Coast Junior Championships The 2018 Gold Coast Junior Championships will be hosted at the Carrara Squash Centre on Sunday the 9th September 2018. There will be novice division(s) available for new players. Note that novice players are restricted to playing only one event (i.e. the Novice Division).The tournament will commence at 09:00am on the 9th September 2018.The 2018 Gold Coast Junior Championships will include a trial Under 23 age…

  • 3rd Sep, 2018 - Carrara Squash Centre is running a low cost option ($5 per session) to keep your kids active these school holidays. Oz Squash gets kids in the 5-15 age bracket involved in learning a new sport in a fun “sun safe” environment. Your child will learn the sport with a qualified Oz Squash Coach and with other children (groups of 6 max) Oz Squash is run Wednesday afternoons 4pm-5:30pm and Sunday mornings 10am - 11:30am. During the…

  • 21st Aug, 2018 - Carrara Squash Academy is based out of the Carrara Indoor Sporting complex. The Carrara Squash Academy hosts some of Australia’s best up and coming players all the way through to National team players. The Academy has recognized international coaches and is supported by a full team of experts to maximize your squash performance. The newly established academy has already played host to many international coaches and players including former World Champion Rod Martin, World No.…

  • 1st Aug, 2018 - Since Christmas Squash Australia has been heavily involved with a number of facility projects. The first of these was running the Southport Squash Centre which was due for closure in December 2017. After the first six months the project has been positive and thanks to some exceptional volunteers, this friendly centre will remain open for a further six months. In this period the centre will trial a number of new programmes including Hits n Giggles…

  • 1st Jun, 2018 - We are pleased to announce that the new Carrara Squash Centre build is progressing well, and we hope to be up and running in July 2018. With the opening of the new centre,  it means that players and competitions will be transitioned from Southport.   Whilst this is exciting news and we hope to make the move as enjoyable as possible, we understand that it raises some questions amongst our valued members.  As such, we have…

  • 1st Jun, 2018 - Did you know that just for being a Squash Australia member you have access to an endless array of discounts and savings on more than 2000 major retailers Australia wide? As a valued Member, you have access to our exclusive Rewards Program, where you will be able to save on Australian Retailers and earn bonus points every time you shop!  Save on groceries, petrol, travel, movie tickets, insurance and much more.  Save on accommodation and…

Calendar
May
Name Where Type When
QMSA State Titles 2019 Tournament 3rd May to 6th May
Gold Coast Junior Championships Tournament 18th May to 19th May
June
Name Where Type When
Australian Doubles Tournament 15th Jun to 16th Jun
World Doubles Championships Tournament 17th Jun to 21st Jun
National Coaches Conference Other 22nd Jun to 22nd Jun
Australian National Championships Other 22nd Jun to 24th Jun
Club Development (WSF Level 1) Coaching Course Other 23rd Jun to 24th Jun
July
Name Where Type When
Carrara Racquetball Open Tournament 27th Jul to 28th Jul
August
Name Where Type When
Carrara Open Singles Tournament 9th Aug 5:00pm to 10th Aug 8:30pm
Talent Development (WSF Level 2) Coaching Course Other 15th Aug to 18th Aug
September
Name Where Type When
Australian Masters Championships - Individuals Tournament 2nd Sep to 6th Sep
Australian Masters Championships - Teams Tournament 9th Sep to 13th Sep
UniSport Nationals Tournament 28th Sep to 3rd Oct
October
Name Where Type When
Carrara Junior Open Tournament 12th Oct 9:00am to 13th Oct 8:00pm
Club Development Coaching Course (WSF Level 1) Other 20th Oct to 20th Oct
November
Name Where Type When
Carrara Open Doubles Tournament 16th Nov 10:00am to 17th Nov 6:00pm
December
Name Where Type When
Australian Squash Tour Finals Tournament 7th Dec to 8th Dec
Australian Club Championships Tournament 7th Dec to 8th Dec
Carrara Club Championships Tournament 14th Dec 9:00am to 15th Dec 5:15pm
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