driving range with target greens and bunker, practice green.
grass greens, well bunkered, gently
undulating fairways for an easy walk, fully watered, water hazards.
A well laid out course in a wooded setting with mountain views.
Neat dress code.
Comp. Sat & Wed 8am
Comp. Thur 10am
Comp. Sun 10am
Comp. Tues 11.30am
run through daylight savings.
Visitors with handicap welcome.
Bookings not necessary.
House snacks, open comp. days and Friday evenings, showers, bar,
function bookings. Powered camping
$430, country $200
last week in August.
Fees: $20 ($13 with Guide),
$10 nine holes, $70 weekly.
for groups 10+)
Links Road Maldon VIC 3463
edge of town on Maryborough Rd)
(03) 5475 2005
Par 65, ACR 61, 4323m
greens, undulating fairways, watered tees but no watered fairways.
Casual dress code.
Comp. Sat 1pm
Comp. Wed 9.45am
Comp. Wed 11am (9 hole)
April to Nov. Also 9 hole twilight comp. Fri 6pm conditions permitting.
Manager: David Nark
Clubs $20, $10 nine holes (including buggy), Buggies $4.40
nets, bunker, putting green.
alongside Gardiner's Creek Trail, the course has undergone
extensive improvements to drainage, bunkers, fairways and pathways.
A haven for abundant wildlife and native flora. Conditions superb
year round. 15 mins from the city via City Link. Neat dress code.
House Willow Terrace bar, bistro and function centre open 7 days
for dining, snacks. Corporate golf a specialty.
Fees: Weekends and pub hols $22, $14.50 nine holes. Midweek $18.50,
$12.50 nine holes, midweek concessions pensioners and students
under 18 $13, $9.50 nine holes ($13 with Guide
greens, mainly flat. Natural bush
setting. Nine holes (summer course) fully watered (other 9 closed
during dry summer period, usu. Nov - Mar). Large dam, Bullock
Creek flows through course. Kookaburras,
kangaroos often sighted. Casual dress code.
Comp. Sat noon 5pm, Tues 9 noon.
with handicap most welcome both days, please report to Captain's
room. Bookings not necessary.
House bar open comp. days plus
Sun from 11am.
fairway, pitching & putting greens, practice sand bunker.
greens. Fully watered fairways, greens
& tees. Gently undulating with some hills. Lakes & dams
add interest and hazards.
River crossed six times and adjacent to four fairways. Excellent
all weather course.
Slicks preferred. Neat dress code.
Comp. Wed am, Thur pm, Sat am
with Aust. handicap welcome. Bookings essential for groups over
Mens 3 day Tourn. 2nd week Sept, Annual Ladies Tourn. 1st week
House showers and snacks. Full facilities may be available
upon application. Coin operated electric BBQ.
$319, midweek $160.
Fees: Weekends, pub hols. $19, $15 nine holes. Midweek $16, Seniors
$10 (midweek only) ($12 with Guide midweek
excl pub hols)
Professional: Brad Forrester
Hire: Clubs $11, Buggies $3.30, Carts $30
Practice fairway $5. Practice bunker, green.
undulating fairways with sloping grass greens. Fully watered,
lakes, water hazards, some bunkers. Course features include
12th par 3, 190m over water with water on three sides, 14th
- graves of early settlers.
Slicks required. Neat dress code.
Comp. Sat (MEMBERS ONLY), Wed, Sun
Ladies Comp. Tues
Visitors welcome BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL.
House fully licensed bar, meals and snacks, showers available.
BBQ, meal and
golf packages for groups. Pro-Am Good Friday
Fees: Weekends and pub hols $24, midweek $16.50 ($13 with
Street Merbein VIC 3505
S of Merbein, off Calder Hwy 79
(03) 5025 6421
Par 72, ACR 69, 5912m
greens. Flat, well treed course.
Fully watered. No bunkers, but some
water hazards. Spikes pemitted.
Wed, Sat and Sun pm, also
Sun am and Fri twilight in Summer.
Visitors welcome. Neat dress code.
House licensed, open comp. days, BBQ.
Fees: $11, $6 nine holes. Honesty box.
Highway Meredith VIC 3333
South of Meredith on Midland Highway)
(03) 5286 1477
Par 70, ACR 66.4, 5450m
greens, gently undulating, surrounded by tall pines giving protection
from wind. Well grassed fairways. Open year round.
and Echidna frequent area.
Relaxed dress code.
Comp. Tues 9.30am
Comp. random Sundays
Bookings not necessary.
House bar, showers, snacks, BBQ.
Fees: $5 (Two for the price of one with Guide)
Road Merino VIC 3310
km S of Merino)
Par 70, ACR 66, 5079m
greens, undulating hills. Course open mid April to mid Nov. Neat
club, open to members and invited guests only. Golf club members
from overseas and interstate may apply to the Manager to establish
playing conditions. Introduction from home club required. Strict
for Anderson Consulting World Matchplay 2001, and numerous Australian
Clubs $13.10, Buggies $4, Carts $27.50, $16.50 nine holes.
well groomed course, wide
fairways, immaculate grass greens, fully
automatic irrigation. Easy walking, light rough. Picturesque lakes
bird life. Relaxed dress code.
Comp. Wed pm, Sat
Comp. Tues 11am
Comp. Sun pm
welcome. Bookings advised.
On course accommodation.
House modern bar, bistro, showers, change facilities, BBQ, Tabaret.
Open 7 days.
Fees: $18, $11 nine holes Lessons $33 (Three lessons for $75 with
Road Minyip VIC 3392
Rd past Health Centre to
intersection, sign post on R to club)
(03) 5385 7476
Par 72, ACR 69, 5820m
greens, good contoured fairways. Season 1 April to October. Relaxed
Comp. Mon 9 holes, Wed I8 holes.
most welcome. Bookings
tournament first week August.
$60, country $40,
restricted $40, junior $20
Road Mirboo North VIC 3871
mins from Dandenong between Princes
& Sth Gippsland Hwys)
(03) 5668 1515 or (03) 5668 1620 (Mgr)
Par 71, ACR 69, 5679m
greens, watered tees, greens & fairways. Hilly terrain, picturesque.
Neat dress code. Hosts Junior training camps for VGA and
VGL and is part of Victoria's
biggest golf tournament, the South Gippsland Golf Classic. On-site
Comp. Sat. Green fees after .
Comp. Wed. Green fees after .
Comp. Thur Visitors with handicap may enter, comp. fee only.
House fully licensed, snacks Sat,
meals for groups by arrangement, showers, change facilities. Gas
BBQ under cover.
On course Motel.
ThomsonDrive (off Truemans Rd) Rye VIC 3941
(Nepean Hwy to Peninsula Fwy, left at Boneo Rd, right onto Browns
Ph: (03) 1300 362 386 Fax: (03) 5985 3322
18 Holes, Par 72, 6822m
Legends: 18 Holes, Par 72, 6300m
Clubs $25, Buggies complimentary,
Carts $35, Shoes (soft spike) $10
Open - World Class practice facilities, home of AIS Golf Program
Legends - driving range, putting green, short game facility, chipping
Open Course designed by Thomson, Wolveridge & Perrett. From
the black tees it is an incredible 6822m, from the white 5874m.
The first stadium built course in Australia providing ideal spectator
viewing with natural mounding and amphitheatres as well as adequate
provision for media and
Prices for resales of the 73 lots around
the Open Course are now up to
$500,000. Few of the 80 blocks on the Legends course remain, prices
are $260 400,000. 280 serviced apartments and villas will
occupy most of the remaining subdivision.
Legends course is set in rolling dune country, playable all year,
a scenic journey through tracts of moonah forest and out to open
links country. Legends couch, A1 bent greens. Soft spikes required.
to green fee players.
of The Australian Open Dec 2003.
House 60 room Peppers Resort, conference centre, incorporating
gym/day spa. Fully integrated golf pavillion with state of the
corporate and medallion memberships available. Group bookings
Fees: 7 days. Legends - weekends and pub. hols $75, $65 midweek.
Open - $100 (Medium bucket of range balls with Guide)
Rd Jung North VIC 3399
km NE of Horsham)
(03) 5385 2755
Par 68, ACR 66, 5166m
greens, watered tees, undulating. Est. 1935, very serene
rural farm setting. No bunkers, bounded by creek on West
and by 2 dams providing water hazards at 4 holes. Course
open Apr - Sept. Relaxed dress code.
Comp. Sat noon
Ladies Comp. Wed 9.30am
Visitors welcome. Bookings not necessary.
Shearwood played early
junior years here.
House manned comp. days only,
Highway Cavendish VIC 3314
km N of Cavendish)
Par 70, ACR 68, 5452m
scrapes, flat. Majestic red gums.
Neat dress code.
of famous race horse "Tremelo".
Comp. Sat 12.30pm
welcome. Bookings not necessary
House bar open comp. days.
Public electric BBQ.
automated watering system. Excellent, fast grass greens and Santa
Full drainage allowing play all year round. Situated above Mornington,
the club has breathtaking views over Port Phillip Bay to the city
of Melbourne. Neat dress code, white sports socks permitted with
Comp. Sat, Wed
Comp. Tues 8 - 1pm
essential at all times.
Group bookings and trade days
welcome incl. Sun am.
Open Amateur (Ivo Whitton) 14 Jan 2004 Week of golf. 23 Feb -
29 Feb 2004.
House bistro lunch & dinner 7 days, fully licensed, bars open
10am. Showers. Tattersalls gaming room.
categories of membership available.
Fees: Weekend $37, midweek $33
(Two for the price of one with Guide midweek
Street Mortlake VIC 3272
(03) 5599 2046
Par 70, ACR 67, 5342m
greens, fairways watered.
House fully licensed.
Fees: $8 daily
Drive Morwell VIC 3840
N Morwell, take McDonald St to Crinigan Rd, adjoins Falcon Soccer
Club to the N)
Fees: $15 daily
($12 with Guide), juniors $6
Drive Mt Martha VIC 3934
Map 151 A5)
(03) 5974 2266
Par 71, ACR 65, 4994m
Professional: Angela Murphy
Clubs $15, Buggies $4, Carts $30, $16.50 nine holes.
fairway , putting green, nets.
greens, some hills, 8 bunkers, 1 water hazard. Good wet weather
course. Automatic watering installed. Relaxed dress code. A Colin
Campbell designed course with spectacular views over Port Phillip
Bay to the city.
open to the public. Bookings required weekends and public hols.
and outdoor kiosk, snacks, showers. BBQ nearby.
Fees: $17 ($13 with Guide),
$12.50 nine holes, $13 concession
($9.50 with Guide), $9.50 concession.
greens, flat, Gold Coast style course with palms, bunkers and
17 lakes. Automatic watering. Neat dress code. Slicks when advised.
This course will challenge most golfers - it's not as easy
as it looks.
Mixed Comp. Wed, Thur, Sat
House restaurant and bar open 7 days. Social groups a specialty.
Fees: $22, $13 nine holes. Concessions $14, $9 nine holes, Mon
for the price of one with Guide midweek,
concessions not applicable.
$17 weekends, pub hols)
Street Ballarat VIC 3350
L off Hwy on Melbourne side)
(03) 5331 3691 or 0418 331 051
Par 70, ACR 68, 5263m
Clubs $10, Buggies $2
greens, bunkers, some fairways watered, undulating. Interesting
and challenging course with some tight holes carved through mature
largest private club in the Southern Hemisphere, located on the
Mornington Peninsula coastline, features three of the top 40 fold
courses in the country.
Old Course designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr in 1988 features
spectacular ocean views.
Moonah Course is a links style layout designed by Greg Norman
and debuted in the top 10 courses in the country.
Ocean Course combines the vast
knowledge of links golf of its designers Thomson, Wolveridge and
Perrett and is
based on the great links of Scotland
Strict dress code, calf length socks permitted.
and interstate visitors with
handicap accreditation received by advance booking in writing
to the Golf operations
manager, on non holiday Mon to Thur. Bookings essential.
House spacious, fully licensed.
Annual tournament is in Sept.
Fees: $12, juniors $6.
($2 off any fee with Guide)
Chain Road Newry VIC 3859
to football ground)
(03) 5145 1364
Par 71, ACR 69, 5631m
greens, mostly flat, watered. Large gums, only two bunkers, two
water hazards. Neat dress code.
Comp. Sat, Sun 11am, Thur 10am
welcome all days.
Bookings not necessary.
House usu. open comp. days.
Showers, bar, snacks.
$176, nomination $30
Road Nhill VIC 3418
km N of Township)
(03) 5391 1730
Par 70, ACR 69, 5692m
championship course. Large fast grass greens, bunkers and water
picturesque trees and abundant birdlife. Open year round. Soft
Neat dress code.
Comp. Sat noon
Comp. Wed 10am
run Fri evening Oct - Mar
House fully licensed, snacks, BBQ for groups upon request. Showers
and changing facilities. Bingo every Wed from 8pm.
greens, gum tree environment with creek beside various fairways.
undulating, fully watered. Neat dress code. Course harbours kangaroos,
the endangered Grey Crowned Babblers, numerous parrots
and water fowl.
Comp. Sun, ladies may play
welcome. Bookings not necessary.
House showers available, bar,
$260.00 for full membership, $130.00 for 1st year membership