Tourist Attraction: The Karumba Recreation Club Is Providing Sport And Recreation Facilities For Members And Visitors
Karumba Recreation Club
The Karumba Recreation Club is a not for profit community Club providing sport and recreation facilities for members and visitors.
Key activities weekly include the Clubs Bowling Green and 9 hole Golf Course, the Club house for Darts and Pool as well as various sporting events and community activities throughout the year.
The Club now has a facebook page to keep up to date with news, meeting times and dates and to share stories, photos and events.
New memberships for 2016 are available now at the Club or click on the link and print out the form. $30 standard annual membership and those directly involved in the local commercial fishing industry are no charge for 2016 (in response to the recent years of drought across the area affecting this industry significantly).
- additional $30 per annum for Golf
- additional $30 per annum for Bowls
Anyone attending the Club for any reason – and living within a 15km radius of the Club is required to be a current member. Visitors living outside the 15km radius can attend the Club and sign the Visitors book. Anyone attending on more than 3 occasions in a 12 month period is required to become a member.
The Club holds a Club Liquor Licence and there are various social activities and events held throughout the year. If you are interested in using the Club for a celebration or function just contact one of the Executive who will be very happy to help you out.
What’s happening at the Club:-
Bowls – all welcome
Sunday afternoon – social bowls from 4pm
There is an honesty box at the bowling green for anyone wishing to have a game – a half hour roll up is free otherwise it is $8 for visitors and $5 for members
Golf – all welcome
There is an honesty box on the course for anyone who would like to play at other times – $10 per game for visitors and $8 per game for members. Plus Golf Clubs and Bags are available to hire – you will need to contact either a Golf Club member or one of the Rec Club Executive to arrange these prior to your Golf game.
IT’s YOUR CLUB – AND IT SHOWS
Barramundi Discovery Centre
– Gifts and Souveniers
– Interpretive Displays and Signage
– Video Presentation
– Tour of Hatchery and Holding Tanks/Ponds
– Hand Feeding of Fish (subject to feeding schedule and may change)
– Disability Access
Eftpos facilities available
The Barramundi Discovery Centre
148 Yappar Street, KARUMBA Qld 4891
P (07)4745 9359
F (07)4745 9099
Gallaghers Butcher Shop
Located on Yappar Street, beside Karumba Pharmacy – great range of meat and products for a great home cooked meal. Check out the opening times next time you are going past.
Karumba Hot Bread
Bread, pastries, pies and cakes.
Baked fresh daily – Monday to Saturday – closed Sunday
Karumba Pharmacy at 65 Yappar Street can help youwith your local health needs and a whole lot more:-
- Health Care Needs
- Pharmacist on Duty
- First Aid Supplies
- Baby Needs
- Gift lines
Please note on the 2012 Karumba Brochure version Karumba Pharmacy is listed as Mrs Macs Pharmacy.
Opposite the Karumba Hot Bread in Yappar Street – this is a home based business with an amazing assortment of gift and home décor items as well as unique hand made soaps, candles, perfumes and more. A great place to lose yourself for a while…
Seabreeze Point Store & Cafe
35 Palmer Street – Cnr Palmer and Fielding Streets
Seabreeze point store is your all round one stop shop for everything you could need on your visit to Karumba.
With a large selection of groceries, fresh fruit & Veggies weekly & fresh Deli goods you would not expect to find in such a location, you’ll be surprised what’s hidden inside this little gem.
We cater for the fishermen with a large range of fishing and tackle, camping and outdoor gear for the adventurous ones & a Menu that caters for all types of Tastebuds.
With an All weather, Family friendly Alfresco eating area complete with Kids corner, we offer Eat in and Take away options for all.
We boast an ‘All day’ Big breakfast with barista made coffees or for that quick bite or catch up with friends, we have a delicious selection of cakes/slices, milkshakes & smoothies. For those with serious hunger pains, we have you covered with Fresh local Caught fish cooked to order, chips, burgers, wraps, salads and more.
Stop in, say hi and check it all out for yourself!
Opposite Wilson’s Garage
The Thrift Shop (Grandma’s) supports and raises funds for the Karumba Child Care Centre. Located opposite Wilson’s Garage in Karumba (set back of the road near the Fire Truck shed).
Clothes, toys, books etc – you can donate your second hand items or shop for something you need.
Open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday – 9am-12noon
BOOK NOW! for May, June and July. You may also do advanced booking for August, September and October.
Postal Address: Karumba Point Sunset Caravan Park, PO Box 61 Karumba Queensland 4891
Tel: (07) 4745 9277
Fax (07) 4745 9480
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