Pacific Paradise

GemLife Pacific Paradise
Luxury over-50s living on the Sunshine Coast

This tranquil Sunshine Coast location has everything on its doorstep. GemLife Pacific Paradise is surrounded by peaceful natural bushland yet is just minutes away from stunning beaches and a vibrant local community. Close to a thriving shopping and restaurant precinct and only six kilometres away from Maroochydore’s CBD, GemLife Pacific Paradise offers the ideal coastal lifestyle. Perfect for active Australians seeking an active over 50s living lifestyle.

40 Menzies Drive, Pacific Paradise QLD 4564

Discover paradise on the Sunshine Coast

Experience a whole new life nestled in an idyllic coastal paradise surrounded by natural bushland and yet so close to the beach. Relax, unwind and enjoy the lifestyle you deserve in a like-minded community, designed exclusively for over-50s.

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Facilities at our Pacific Paradise resort

  • Gymnasium Gymnasium
  • Sauna Sauna
  • 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 Indoor 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
  • Resident workshop Resident workshop
  • Yoga studio Outdoor yoga studio
  • 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
  • Grand ballroom Grand ballroom
  • Commercial-grade kitchen Commercial-grade kitchen
  • Resort bus Resort bus
  • Resort buggy Resort buggy
  • Bar and coffee lounge Bar and coffee lounge
  • Consulting room Health clinic
  • Caravan and boat storage Caravan and boat storage*
  • Theatrical stage and dressing rooms Theatrical stage and dressing rooms
  • BBQ facilities BBQ facilities
  • Wine cellar and lounge Wine room

*Subject to availability.


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Premium facilities on your doorstep

Whether you enjoy tennis, swimming, movies or a quiet game of mahjong, GemLife Pacific Paradise has something for everyone. Luxury homes and premium facilities on Queensland’s beautiful Sunshine Coast. Welcome to paradise.

Mount Coolum
Mount Coolum
Outstanding views can be enjoyed from Mount Coolum which is an awe-inspiring volcanic dome that presides over the Sunshine Coast landscape. Mount Coolum.
Marcoola Beach
Marcoola Beach
A five-minute walk along the Mount Coolum Boardwalk, Marcoola Beach is a favourite hangout for families, serious surfers, and walkers who enjoy quiet uncrowded beaches. Marcoola.
A line of surfboards located at Mudjimba Beach
Mudjimba Beach
Mudjimba Beach, patrolled by the Mudjimba Surf Life Saving Club, is often uncrowded and offers very consistent surf conditions, attracting surfers of all levels. Mudjimba.
Maroochy River Golf Club
Maroochy River Golf Club
Boasting an amazing backdrop of the iconic Mount Coolum, Maroochy River Golf Club offers an impressive golf complex and is considered one of Australia’s top 100 golf courses. David Low Way, Bli Bli.
Frequently Asked Questions

Located in the heart of the Sunshine Coast, and less than five minutes from Mudjimba Beach, GemLife Pacific Paradise is a whole new world of luxurious living for the active over-50s.

High-quality luxury homes with outstanding inclusions such as ultra-high ceilings, walk in pantries, double-vanity ensuites and plenty of storage are standard. These homes provide ‘lock-up and leave’ peace of mind thanks to gated security and on-site resort management.

GemLife Pacific Paradise is a Land Lease Community for active over-50s who are far too young (and young-at-heart) to live in a retirement village.

This beautifully landscaped resort comes with outstanding facilities including swimming pool, sports courts, barbecues as well as a future Country Club.

GemLife Pacific is located at 40 Menzies Drive, Pacific Paradise, on the Sunshine Coast within walking distance to North Shore Shopping Village and five minutes away from beautiful Mudjimba Beach.

Take your choice of golf courses, Twin Waters Golf Resort is five minutes away while the Maroochy River Golf Club is only a six-minute drive.

Quality shopping is less than 15 minutes away at Sunshine Plaza or explore the beautiful Alexandra Headlands which is only just down the road.

GemLife Pacific Paradise is currently sold out but occasionally, quality homes are available for resale.

GemLife resorts are designed for the active over-50s who are looking to downsize their current homes (and the maintenance that goes with it) while upgrade their lifestyles in a with exclusive resort facilities to enjoy every day.

Forget retirement village life on the Sunshine Coast, GemLife resorts are Land Lease Communities especially for owner-occupiers. This means residents own their luxury homes and pay no stamp duty or entry fees.

GemLife Pacific Paradise welcomes pets as part of your family. Leashed pets are welcome to accompany you for walks around our estate or they can play with a friend at our off-leash dog park.

Family and friends are welcome to visit and stay overnight as your guest at GemLife Pacific Paradise.

A weekly site fee covers the cost of administration, on-site resort management and maintenance of the facilities that include the luxurious future Country Club.

A portion of the homeowners’ site fees may be covered if you hold an eligible Department of Veteran’s Affairs or Australian Pension Card.

You’ll be able to walk to your nearest shopping centre. North Shore Village is only 700 metres from the front gate. For further variety, Sunshine Plaza and Big Top Shopping Centre is just 15 minutes away.

Just 700 metres from home is the North Shore Medical Centre, while located a convenient six minutes away is the Twin Waters Medical Centre.

GemLife resorts have on-site management as well as other security features that our homeowners love, including:

  • A double lock-up garage with two remote-control openers and a wall button opener for convenience.
  • SecureView security screens on windows and doors.
  • Each home has a burglar alarm with four sensors and two LCD touch screens.
  • Number plate recognition at the front gate gives residents’ vehicles easy access while providing additional security.

When you purchase at GemLife there is no stamp duty to pay.

If you decide to sell your GemLife home, you won’t be slugged with exit fees or deferred management fees. All capital gains made are yours to keep.

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.