Maroochy Quays

GemLife Maroochy Quays
Luxury over-50s living in Maroochydore

Positioned with peace in mind, GemLife Maroochy Quays is flanked by the Maroochy River and Eudlo Creek Nature Reserve. A peaceful oasis on the Sunshine Coast, the resort is just minutes from shops, restaurants, beaches and the vibrant local communities of Maroochydore, Mooloolaba and Cotton Tree.

6 Charlston Place, Maroochydore QLD 4558

Experience coastal living at its finest at Maroochy Quays

Peaceful coastal living and a haven for lovers of the Sunshine Coast’s unspoiled beaches. Vibrance, sophistication and a passion for the finer things in life are all on offer at GemLife Maroochy Quays, a master-planned resort designed to bring people together for the best years of their lives.

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Facilities at our Maroochy Quays resort

  • Gymnasium Gymnasium
  • Sauna Sauna
  • Heated indoor pool and spa Heated indoor pool and spa
  • Outdoor pool and spa Outdoor pool and spa
  • Hairdressing salon and beauty parlour Hairdressing salon and beauty parlour
  • Golf simulator Golf simulator
  • Ten-pin bowling alley Ten-pin bowling alley
  • Floodlit tennis court Floodlit tennis court
  • Championship-size, floodlit and covered bowling green Championship-size, floodlit and covered bowling green
  • Bocce court Bocce court
  • Pickleball court Pickleball court
  • Cinema Cinema
  • Art and craft studio Art and craft studio
  • Free WIFI in country club with hearing loop Free WiFi in country club with hearing loop
  • Library Library
  • Yoga studio Outdoor yoga lawn
  • Croquet lawn Croquet lawn
  • Resident workshop Resident workshop
  • Music room Music room
  • Boardroom Boardroom
  • Games and entertainment room Games and entertainment room
  • Gated entry with number-plate recognition Gated entry with number-plate recognition
  • Commercial-grade kitchen Commercial-grade kitchen
  • Grand ballroom Grand ballroom
  • Resort bus Resort bus
  • Resort buggy Resort buggy
  • Bar and coffee lounge Bar and coffee lounge
  • Consulting room Consulting room
  • Dog off-leash area Dog off-leash area
  • Caravan and boat storage Caravan and boat storage*
  • Theatrical stage and dressing rooms Theatrical stage and dressing rooms
  • BBQ facilities BBQ pavilion
  • Seven-hectare lake with boardwalk and jetty Lake with boardwalk and jetty

*Subject to availability.


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GemLife's premium resort facilities

Whether you are looking for a boutique market or a surfing competition. Perhaps kayaking on the river or wetting a line is more your style. No matter what your adventure, Maroochydore is the location for you. Here is active over-50s living the way it’s supposed to be.

Kayaking on Eudlo Creek
Kayaking on Eudlo Creek
From oceanside, to estuaries, rivers, creeks, and lakes, there is an enormous variety of waterways, bird-life, marine-life and vegetation to explore by canoe or kayak on the Sunshine Coast. Eudlo Creek, Kuluin.
Serenity Falls, Buderim forest park
Serenity Falls, Buderim forest park
A paradise for nature lovers and photographers alike, Serenity Falls is a picturesque waterfall with tranquil rock pools surrounded by sub-tropical rainforest. Buderim Forest Park, Sunshine Coast.
Cycling along Maroochy River
Cycling along Maroochy River
Exploring the Sunshine Coast’s great outdoors by bike is a great way to soak in the sights and stay active. Maroochy River, Sunshine Coast.
Fishing huts, Maroochy River
Fishing huts, Maroochy River
Props for thousands of photos by locals and holidaymakers alike, the decades-old Maroochydore River fishing huts are charming, character-filled icons of yesteryear. Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast.
Frequently Asked Questions

Located in the heart of the Sunshine Coast, and less than 10 minutes from the centre of Maroochydore, GemLife Maroochy Quays offers the perfect blend of relaxation and excitement for the active over-50s.

Enjoy our summer house with resort-style swimming pool and barbecue facilities or socialise with friends award-winning Country Club with facilities that include a BBQ pavilion, music room, heated swimming pool, spa and sauna, golf simulator, and more.

You’ll be impressed by the quality of our homes that provides luxury living in a friendly, secure community that gives you the peace of mind to ‘lock up and leave’ should you decide to travel.

GemLife Maroochy Quays is especially designed for the over-50s. This quality Land Lease Community has absolutely no entry fees, stamp duty or deferred management fees.

GemLife Maroochy Quays is located at 6 Charlston Place, Maroochydore QLD 4558, just a few minutes from the centre of Maroochydore and 10 minutes away from Maroochydore Beach.

All the amenities you need are so handy. The Hub North Buderim Shopping Centre is three minutes away. For a grander shopping experience, Sunshine Plaza is only an eight-minute drive. Looking for a place to swing a club? Maroochy River Golf Club is less than 10 minutes away.

We look forward to showing you why purchasing a home at GemLife Maroochy Quays is a whole new world of active over-50s living. This is not a retirement village. Our resorts are designed for people who are looking to upgrade their lifestyle, while right-sizing their homes. Imagine less time on maintenance and more time for the things you want to do – relaxing and taking it easy or heading off on a new travel adventure.

GemLife Maroochy Quays is a Land Lease Community created for owner-occupiers. Residents own their luxury homes – no stamp duty, no entry fees. In fact, nothing more to pay except a weekly site management fee for the upkeep of the resort facilities, including the outstanding Country Club.

Pets are always welcome at GemLife Maroochy Quays which is a pet-friendly resort. Our resort has walking trails where leashed pets are welcome or let your dog run free in our off-leash dog park.

Your family and friends are welcome to stay with you for overnight visits at GemLife Maroochy Quays.

There is a weekly site fee which covers the cost of administration, on-site resort management and maintenance of the resort including the luxurious Country Club.

You may be eligible for Federal Government Rental Assistance if you have a Department of Veteran’s Affairs or Australian Pension Card, which can help cover a portion of a homeowners’ site fees.

Shopping is a breeze with The Hub North Buderim virtually at your doorstep. It’s just 1.2km from GemLife Maroochy Quays. And less than 10 minutes away there is Sunshine Plaza and Big Top Shopping Centre.

Within walking distance of GemLife Maroochy Quays there is the Kuluin Clinic and only four minutes’ drive away is the Buderim Family Clinic.

In addition to on-site management that looks after the day-to-day running of the resort, you’ll have extra peace of mind knowing that you GemLife home has:

  • High-quality security screens on all windows and doors
  • Double lock-up garage with remote control access.
  • Burglar alarm with four sensors and two LCD touch screens.

Plus the resort’s entrance has security gates with number plate recognition for residents’ vehicles.

There is no stamp duty to pay when you purchase at GemLife Maroochy Quays

Exit fees are just one less thing to worry about at GemLife. We don’t charge them, which means that should you decide to sell your GemLife home, 100% of any capital gains made are yours.

If you own a recreational vehicle or caravan, talk to our team about storage availability. Or sell your caravan or motorhome and hire a fully kitted out Explore by GemLife motorhome instead, available exclusively for GemLife homeowners.

*Pending availability. Terms and conditions apply.

GemLife's low maintenance homes makes it easy for you to enjoy an independent lifestyle. However, should you require more help at home, there are a wide range of in-home care service providers in the local area that can offer you tailored support as and when you need it.