Paradise Palms Resort & Country Club


Paradise Palms Drive, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4579

  • Office

    +61 (0)7 4059 9999
  • Pro shop

    +61 (0)7 4059 9901
  • Fax

    +61 (0)7 4059 1120
  • Academy

    NQ Academy of Golf

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland and residential.

  • Designer:

    Graham Marsh & Ross Watson

SSS or slope






How to get there:

20 km N of Cairns

Paradise Palms Resort & Country Club

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.

Est. 1990

Paradise Palms Resort & Country Club: GOLF COURSE CLOSED IN MID-2019, pending planning application to transform it into a residential housing development. It is unlikely the course will reopen.

[Original Where2Golf description]: Paradise Palms is home to a well-rated and always popular golf course. This tree-lined and open parkland layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. Plenty of golfing challenge, a well-crafted design and usually good upkeep all contribute to the appeal of this course. One to include on your play list if you are in the area.

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Who can play and when?

Check with club/resort, if and when it reopens.

Green fees

Check with club/resort, if and when it reopens.

Practice facilities



  • Paradise Palms Resort4-star

    Paradise Palms Dr, Kewarra Beach QLD 4879.

    +61 (0)7 4059 9922

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    Located just 20 minutes north from Cairns, Paradise Palms is situated amongst the lush, green rainforests and serene beaches of Tropical North Queensland. In a matter of minutes you could be on the unique beaches of Palm Cove, Clifton or Kewarra. The resort no longer offers its well-rated 18-hole championship golf course, originally designed by Graham Marsh and Ross Watson.

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