Australian Golf Tours and Golf Packages
Packages include 5 nights accommodation, 2 rounds of 18hole golf, breakfast daily and carts. Transfers are not included. Car hire is recommended. We can book private transfers for you at an additional cost and are subject to availability.
Per Person Twin Share in each region and is subject to availability.
Barwon Heads Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, VIC) A links style course set amongst coastal tee tree and sand dunes. It has undulating fast running fairways and very slick greens with strategic bunkering and affected by coastal winds. Golfers have been making use of the accommodation facilities within the iconic Barwon Heads Clubhouse since 1924.BOOK HERE
Brookwater Golf Club – (Airport Brisbane, QLD) A Greg Norman design with all fairways bordered by tall eucalypts requiring all golfers to bring their absolute “A “ grade to the course or suffer to what is regarded as possibly the toughest course in Australia. Only 35minutes from Brisbane CBD.BOOK HERE
Camden Lakeside Country Club – (Airport Sydney, NSW) A distinctive links style course with excellent pot bunkers and perched greens among the many natural features of the local rural landscape. Accommodation is 50minutes away in beautiful Milton Park Bowral.BOOK HERE
Cobram Barooga Golf Club – (Airport Albury, NSW) Two highly rated Murray courses both undulating and long with large hard greens. The pick of the courses being the Old course that has tree-lined fairways rather than the more open West course. Stay on-site on the beautiful Murray River.BOOK HERE
Commonwealth Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, VIC) A private club located on Melbourne’s famed sandbelt. Tree lined fairways and typical local bunkering, it has hosted Australian Open with a grand clubhouse overlooking the course. Stay at the Royce Hotel a boutique style hotel in the famous St.Kilda area.BOOK HERE
Corowa Golf Club – (Airport Albury, NSW) The toughest and longest of all Murray courses. Set next to the mighty river with huge red gums in play on the old course tests the accuracy of all golfers with long fairways and pinpoint greens. Stay on-site at the Golf Club, it’s motel style so a 3 star basic room.BOOK HERE
Cypress Lakes Golf & Country Club – (Airport Newcastle or Sydney, NSW) Set amongst the vineyards of the Hunter Valley this championship course has over 70 bunkers and one of Australia’s longest par 5’s to contend with. Stay on-site in the self contained villa’s in one of Australia’s best wine regions.BOOK HERE
The Dunes Golf Links – (Airport Melbourne, VIC) One of the best value courses in Australia a beautiful and challenging links style course with deep cavernous bunkers and hard greens is affected with wind conditions. Stay on the Mornington Peninsula, one of Victoria’s most beautiful area’s.BOOK HERE
Eagle Ridge Golf Course – (Airport Melbourne, VIC) Another excellent Peninsula course it has two differing nines one tight and tough the other long but open. Creative bunkering and introduction of lakes has transformed this course into a little beauty. Stay on the Mornington Peninsula, one of Victoria’s most beautiful area’s.BOOK HERE
Glades Golf & Spa – (Airport Gold Coast or Brisbane, QLD) A magnificent Norman course with lush couch fairways classic bunkering with elevated slick greens. Nine hectares of wetlands gives the golfer a golfer the feeling of isolation. Stay at the Gold Coast, famous for Queensland beaches, shopping, nightlife and more.BOOK HERE
Hamilton Island Golf Course – (Airport Cairns and then Hamilton Island, QLD) Designed by champion golfer, Peter Thomson of Thomson Perrett, the Hamilton Island Golf Club on neighbouring Dent Island is the only championship golf course on its own island in Australia, and the perfect destination for your next golfing holiday.There is a range of accommodation, shopping and restaurants on Hamilton Island.BOOK HERE
Heritage Golf & Country Club – (Airport Melbourne, VIC) The home of the only private Jack Nicklaus signature course boasting unrivalled views across the Yarra Valley. This course has wide undulating fairways with lakes and canals crossing the fairways. Stay in the Yarra Valley, one of Australia’s best wine regions.BOOK HERE
Hope Island – (Airport Gold Coast or Brisbane, QLD) A links style course designed by the TWP team, it has 128 tough pot bunkers to contend with as well as many grassy mounds and plenty of water along the course. Stay at the Gold Coast, famous for Queensland beaches, shopping, nightlife and more.BOOK HERE
Huntingdale Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, VIC) Home to the Australian Masters and located on the sandbelt with some of the toughest sandbelt par fours in Australia. A private course and bookings must be made. Stay at the Royce Hotel a boutique style hotel in the famous St.Kilda area.BOOK HERE
Joondalup Golf Resort – (Airport Perth, WA) A splendidly groomed course with three contrasting nines. The links style lakes nine with ocean views, the Trent Jones Jnr dramatic quarry. Stay on-site.BOOK HERE
Kennedy Bay – The Golf Club – (Airport Perth, WA) A true links style course typical of Scotland and Ireland with 115 pot bunkers and views of the Indian Ocean. Stay at Air BnB in Kennedy Bay.BOOK HERE
Kingston Heath Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, VIC) Rated No 2 in Australia simply a magnificent course with tree lined dogleg fairways and typical sandbelt bunkering. Kingston Heath Golf Club is ranked, according to Top 100 Golf Courses, as the 18th best course in the world, and enjoys an enviable reputation for its superb conditioning all year round. Designed by Dan Soutar, its bunkering (courtesy of Dr. Alister Mackenzie) and clever use of dips and hollows visually fools the non observant golfer. A private course and bookings must be made. Stay at the Royce Hotel a boutique style hotel in the famous St.Kilda area.BOOK HERE
Lakelands Golf Club – (Airport Gold Coast or Brisbane, QLD) Another Nicklaus signature course with perfect manicured fairways and meandering waterways with a choice a five tee positions to suit all levels of golfers. Stay at the Gold Coast, famous for Queensland beaches, shopping, nightlife and more.BOOK HERE
Links Lady Bay – (Airport Adelaide, SA) A true St Andrews style sand based links style course overlooking the Fleurieu coastline. Designed by Newtown Spencer and Grant it is another great value course. 90minutes south of Adelaide, stay onsite at Lady Bay Resort.BOOK HERE
Links Palmer Sea Reef Golf Course – (Airport Cairns, QLD) Open and undulating the only tropical links course in the world. It has been built on reclaimed land situated on sand blown open coastal land adjacent to the Coral Sea.Come and enjoy “Golf in Paradise at the finest tropical links golf course in Australia. With over 1500 golf courses around the country, it’s a great honour for Palmer Sea Reef to be ranked in Australia’s top 100 courses and the course is maintained to Championship standard year round. Designed by Thomson, Wolveridge & Perrett the course opened in May 2000 and is Australia’s only tropical links style golf course. Stay at Pullman Sea Temple Resort in Port Douglas.BOOK HERE
Meadow Springs – (Airport Perth, WA) A firm fast running course always known to be in peak condition. There are four sparkling artificial lakes as the course loops away from the resort with no adjacent holes. Opened in 1987, Meadow Springs Golf and Country Club offers ‘golf as nature intended’. The course, designed by Robert Trent Jones Jnr., presents a highly regarded test for players but is also renowned for its player ability. Stay in Perth, 20minutes away.BOOK HERE
Metropolitan Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, VIC) Rated in Australia’s top 10 courses this magnificent private course has hosted many Australian opens as well as the Accenture world match play tournament.Designed by engineer J B MacKenzie, the sandy land was transformed by the establishment of magnificent plantations of Australian native trees and shrubs and has the most famous specimen of red flowering gum (Corymbia ficifolia) in Australia, which is well over 130 years old. A private course and bookings must be made. Stay at the Royce Hotel a boutique style hotel in the famous St.Kilda area.BOOK HERE
Mirage Country Club – (Airport Cairns, QLD) A luxurious resort style golf course with large greens and wide fairways the course winds around the 5 star resort with occasional glimpses of the Coral Sea. Designed by 5 times British Open winner Peter Thompson together with renowned architect Michael Wolveridge, it is iconic to Port Douglas and Australian golf.
The 6200m course is made up of 6 x par threes, 6 x par fours and 6 x par fives. The unique layout takes players through the majestic grounds of the Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort for much of the front nine, whilst the back nine is fringed by a panoramic and beautiful mountain backdrop.Stay Sheraton Mirage, Port Douglas.
Murray Downs – (Airport Albury, NSW) Highly acclaimed course which wears the mantle of the best Murray course as it has well groomed fairways with a variety of interesting holes that give the golfer a chance to play well. Car hire strongly recommended, as it is a 4 hour drive from Albury. The Murray Downs Resort offers on-course accommodation providing the very best in country hospitality at great value in a quiet relaxing environment. Well worth the trip as there are over 4 fabulous courses in the area.BOOK HERE
New South Wales Golf Club – (Airport Sydney, NSW) This course is regularly spoken about being the equal of any top sandbelt course, set amongst the hills and valleys that hug the rugged Pacific Ocean coastline. Stay in Sydney at the luxurious Four Seasons hotel overlooking Sydney Harbour.BOOK HERE
Noosa Springs Country Club – (Airport Sunshine Coast or Brisbane, QLD) A gentle undulating course designed to take advantage of the Noosa National Park forest and LakeWeyba. A tight layout with lakes and streams meandering throughout the course. Stay onsite at Noosa Springs Golf Club.BOOK HERE
Palm Meadows – (Airport Gold Coast or Brisbane, QLD) Another excellent Marsh course with water coming into play on 14 holes along with 82 bunkers. A true test of golf with the final hole regarded as one of Australia’s finest Par 5’s. Stay at the Gold Coast, famous for Queensland beaches, shopping, nightlife and more.BOOK HERE
Pelican Waters – (Airport Sunshine Coast or Brisbane, QLD) Another challenging Norman course where he uses the diverse natural landscape for an equally diverse layout. The course meanders through links type land and waterways with the final four holes perhaps the most challenging on the course. The course has an abundance of wildlife. Stay on-site at the golf resort on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.BOOK HERE
Peninsula Kingswood Country Club – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria)Two magnificent sandbelt like courses with tough strategic bunkering with the North course gong through a full renovation under Mike Clayton’s expert guidance. Luxury onsite accommodation.BOOK HERE
Portsea Golf Club – – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria) A superb natural course with an excellent variety of testing holes including some short but excellent designed holes that will prove to be some of the best tests of golf on the Mornington Peninsula. Luxury accommodation on site.BOOK HERE
Ranfurlie Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria) A well-presented highly ranked Mike Clayton course, which combines elements of traditional links with sandbelt style bunkering to produce a true test of golf. Stay at the Royce Hotel a boutique style hotel in the famous St.Kilda area.BOOK HERE
Royal Melbourne Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria) Simply the best courses in Australia with two fine sandbelt tracks with tough bunkering and immaculate tree lined fairways and large hard true greens. Stay at the Royce Hotel a boutique style hotel in the famous St.Kilda area.BOOK HERE
Royal Pines Resort – (Airport Gold Coast or Brisbane, QLD) The ultimate golfing resort set amongst countless lakes and bunkers on gentle undulating terrain with a backdrop of the hinterland mountains and the Gold Coast skyline. Luxury accommodation on site.BOOK HERE
Sanctuary Cove Resort – (Airport Gold Coast or Brisbane, QLD) The Palms is one of Queensland’s favorite resort courses. Designed around old groves of cabbage palms with 73 bunkers and 14 water hazards. The Pines is an Arnold Palmer design with large pines and superb bunkering. Luxury accommodation and dining at Intercontinental Hotel which is connected to the golf course.BOOK HERE
Sanctuary Lakes Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria) Greg Normans first design in Melbourne, a quality links style course with tough bunkers and long winding fairways. Quest Sanctuary Lakes is located right next door with townhouse accommodation overlooking the golf course.BOOK HERE
St Andrews Beach – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria) Two 18 holes courses with the private Gunnamatta layout opening to rave reviews with the Fingal course to open in 2006. Fully self-contained villas feature open plan design and contemporary furnishings, with balconies overlooking the course’s exclusive practice areas.BOOK HERE
Spring Valley Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria) A true test of golf featuring firm pure couch fairways and fast greens. A magnificent new clubhouse opened in 2003. Stay at the Royce Hotel a boutique style hotel in the famous St.Kilda area.BOOK HERE
St Michaels Golf Club – (Airport Sydney, NSW) One of Sydney’s hidden gems which is a spectacular links course shaped by nature. It lies along the cliffs of pacific coast adjacent to Botany Bay with undulating fairways and many deep bunkers. Stay in Sydney at the luxurious Four Seasons hotel overlooking Sydney Harbour.BOOK HERE
Tasmania Golf Club – (Airport Hobart, TAS) A championship coastal course with breathtaking views over Barilla Bay. Fully watered with excellent sloping greens.Stay in the Henry Jones Art Hotel a boutique style in Hobart.BOOK HERE
Thirteenth Beach – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria) Two magnificent courses with the challenging beach course an excellent array of differing holes, whilst the Faldo designed Creek course is a little more forgiving but with many hidden traps. Luxurious and spacious rooms at the golf course, with 55 square metres to enjoy, plus your own private patio area overlooking the stunning Beach Golf Course and Lake Murtnaghur.BOOK HERE
Torquay Sands – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria) Opened in July 2004, it is Stuart Appleby’s first foray into golf design with rave reviews. The course winds its way through dune country and residential precincts having beach views on a few holes.Luxurious and spacious rooms at the golf course.BOOK HERE
Twin Waters Resort – (Airport Sunshine Coast or Brisbane, QLD) A challenging first class links style layout designed by Peter Thomson with generous rolling fairways with mounds and pot bunkers. Stay at the golf course at Novotel Twin Waters on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.
The Vines Resort – (Airport Perth, WA) A superbly conditioned course with two 18 holes layouts of championship standard – Host venue for the 1993 – 2001 Heineken Classic. Situated in the beautiful Swan Valley, The Novotel Vines Resort & Country Club was first established in 2 separate developments with the golf course being completed first. The first 27 holes of the golf course was built in 1989. The additional 9 holes, making the Golf Course 36 holes, was established in 1996.BOOK HERE
Yarra Yarra Golf Club – (Airport Melbourne, Victoria) Another fine sandbelt course with some of the best Par 3’s available. It was the host venue for the Australian Ladies open. Stay at the Royce Hotel a boutique style hotel in the famous St.Kilda area.BOOK HERE
TT Golf thanks The Golf Course Guide for its descriptions of all courses.