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is the highest participation sport in NZ. There are
419 golf courses in New Zealand. Golf in New Zealand
is very affordable. Whatever your budget, NZ has the
course to meet your requirements. Because NZ is a small
country with a large number of golf courses, you never
have to drive more than 45 minutes to play a round of
golf. In most instances travel time would be substantially
less than this. New Zealand offers a range of golfing
experiences which include breath taking scenery, thermal
activity, new resort style golf and the challenge of
championship courses. Depending on your length of stay
and the type of challenge you are looking for, New Zealand
has something to offer and you will be left with a desire
to return to continue your golfing trek through one
of the world’s best golfing destinations.
Waiheke Golf Course is located on beautiful Waiheke Island,
which is one of the many islands in the Hauraki Gulf, Auckland.
The island is serviced by Fullers Ferries who operate an
hourly timetable, 7 days a week from Downtown Auckland and
Sealink Vehicular Ferries who operate a 2 hourly service
from Half Moon Bay in Pakuranga. The ferry trip takes about
35 minutes from Downtown and about 45 minutes from Half
Moon Bay. On arrival with Fullers Ferries at the Matiatia
Terminal there are many transport options available including;
Rental Cars, Taxi's and Buses.
Waiheke Golf Course is situated on the main road between
Matiatia and Onetangi Beach. It is approximately 1km before
Onetangi Beach, just past the turnoff to Rocky Bay and it
is well sign posted.With the exception of Wednesday mornings
and Saturday's from midday until 5pm, the course is available
7 days a week for general play.
Formosa Golf Resort has been developed as an international
PGA standard, 18-hole golf course and resort facility
here at Beachlands, Auckland, New Zealand
Formosa is listed in "The Finest Golf Clubs of the
World" and was the venue for the 1998 New Zealand
open. From its cliff top and coastal fairways, the course
has panoramic views of Waiheke Island, Rangitoto and the
distant Coromandel peninsula. With hundreds of Pohutukawa
trees having been planted alongside the fairways, Native
Trees have been added along with 79 bunkers and over 1,000
mature Phoenix and Washingtonian Palms. At least 16 out
of 18 holes have this beautiful north facing view of the
Hauraki Gulf. Formosa
Golf Resort course covers an area of 440 acres which makes
it New Zealand's longest championship course at 6650 metres
off the Pro (Black) Tees. . The 18 hole golf course has
been designed by Bob Charles and has a par of 72 which
is longer than any other existing course in New Zealand.
There are 4 tees per hole: forward, regular, championship,
and professional; so that everyone can play and enjoy
Located on Bucklands Beach Peninsula in East Auckland
the golf course is approximately 40 minutes driving from
the central city. Many holes are located on the peninsula
cliff tops, commanding spectacular panoramic views of
the Hauraki Gulf islands, so don’t forget to bring
a camera with you. We welcome visitors with tee times
available on most days and one of the most relaxed dress
codes in town. Very reasonable green fees rates with clubs,
electric carts and pull cart for hire. Our well stocked
golf shop has a range of products from golf balls, gloves
and tees, through to clothing, footwear and clubs. After
the game enjoy a meal or refreshments in the clubhouse
lounge and dining area while taking in the serene atmosphere
and magnificent 180 degree harbour views. Memories of
your special day will be cherished with a function held
at this spectacular cliff top location. K1 Catering and
the Howick Golf Club will help you to take care of all
dining and bar requirements.
Manukau Golf Club is a beautiful golf course located only
minutes south of Auckland just off the Motorway at Takanini.
It is easily reached from the airport via Manukau. Designed
originally by a Mr RedHill in 1932 the course is known
for its Park like qualities. With 18 holes and over fifty
bunkers Manukau is tight and provides a challenging test
to all levels of players. Apart from the beautiful stands
of trees all over the entire course and lining every fairway
there is also an ample supply of water hazards provided
by both streams, newly constructed ponds and the Manukau
Harbour along the spectacular 4th hole. An extensive fairway
watering system ensures the course is presented at best
on a year round basis. Facilities at the club include
a well appointed club house with restaurant and bar, both
with sweeping views from over the eighteenth green demanding
finishing hole. An extensive selection of food and beverage
is available to all. Men's and ladies lockers rooms are
available for use of every player. With one of Aucklands
best practice complexes practice facilities include a
putting green, full length driving range, a chipping area
and a practice bunker.
A true ‚"gem", Maungakiekie has the grace
that only a mature golf course can offer — well
countoured fairways and greens and an abundance of native
trees attracting a wide variety of colourful bird life.
No wonder the Clubhouse overlooks some of the most stunning
views in Auckland across the course to the Waitakere Ranges
and the Manukau Harbour Headland. Established at the turn
of last century, the club has kept pace with modern course
design and agronomy techniques. Recent course redevelopments
devised by renown American course architect Dave Harmon
have given Maungakiekie a number of new fairways, greens
and challenges(!) to test and delight both the casual
golfer and low-handicaper.
Only 8 minutes from Mercer on State Highway 1 the club
stands in a rural setting 1 km south of Pukekawa. The
mature 18 hole golf course is lined with trees and always
wel groomed. Visitors can expect very reasonable green
fees and tee times being available on most days.
THE PAKARANGA COUNTRY CLUB
The Pakuranga Country Club is a well established golf
club situated in Auckland's eastern suburbs, two minutes
north of the new Botany Town Centre. The 18-hole course
is one of the top five courses in the Auckland area with
the undulating 6013m par 72 championship course providing
a balance of challenge, enjoyment and ease. The Club hosts
Corporate and Charity golf days, with the catering and
function facilities being ideal for dinners, meetings,
conferences, weddings and special events.
The Pukekohe Golf Club is well-established, formed in
1912 and is well-known throughout New Zealand. The course
is considered a good test of golf and regularly features
in the top New Zealand listings. There is constant improvement
both on and off the course, all done with a minimum of
disruption to members and visitors. You will find the
club on State Highway 22, seven kilometres west of Drury.
From Auckland, take the Drury-Pukekohe off-ramp from the
Southern Motorway and turn right. From south, take the
Drury-Pukekohe off-ramp and turn left. We are only about
30 minutes from Auckland (on a good day) and barely one
hour from Hamilton.
When you play at Remuera, you find a wonderful golfing
atmosphere that exists amongst members and a warm welcome
that is extended to guests. This is due in part to our
careful membership selection, but even more to the commitment
our members give to a strong sense of camaraderie among
each other. There is no staid "establishment",
no outmoded attitudes. Reflecting the true sporting tradition
of New Zealand golf at its best, our members come to the
club to enjoy themselves with friends who share a common
love for the game of golf. You are now invited to apply
for membership of a club that offers you the unique opportunity
to participate in its growth and shape its tradition.
Membership is a privilege to be enjoyed by all.
THE GRANGE GOLF CLUB
The Grange golf course is always immaculately presented
and is an excellent test of golf. Visitors from around
the world are made welcome, and the course has hosted
every major New Zealand Golf Tournament</A>, both
Amateur and Professional, including the New Zealand Open
Championship. Situated in Manukau City, within easy driving
distance of Auckland International Airport and only 25
minutes drive from the centre of Auckland City, The Grange
Golf Club is one of New Zealand's best courses. It offers
excellent Clubhouse facilities and a championship course>
suitable for players of all abilities,
Grange Golf Club
TITIRANGI GOLF CLUB
Visitors from other Golf Clubs are welcomed at Titirangi,
we pride ourselves in making visitors enjoy their golf
experience at our Course. Titirangi is the only Alister
MacKenzie designed course in New Zealand and we take considerable
pride in upholding his traditions in course design.
Special welcome is
made for members of other MacKenzie courses and members
of the MacKenzie Society.Overeas guests will experience
both Kiwi hospitality and a golf course which they will
remember well after their return home.
PARK GOLF CLUB
The club was founded in 1968 with the intention of offering
a place for the whole family to enjoy. This still remains
one of WPGC's trademarks today. As well as the picturesque
18 hole golf course and practice facilities that are first
rate, we offer many unique benefits to our members. These
benefits include a clubhouse with lounge, dining and bar
area, a swimming pool, tennis courts, picnic area and
kids play area which is unique for the neighbourhood.
Whitford Park, a par 71 championship golf course, is set
amongst 254 acres beautiful indigenous trees and streams.
With 18 holes to play, the course measures 6250 metres
from the Blue tees and many golfers will tell you that
the WPGC greens are some of the best available in New
Zealand. The course also offers golfers of all skill levels
the challenge of a great game of golf in park like surroundings.
You can play for a day as a visitor to the club or become
a member. We encourage men, ladies and juniors of all
skill levels to join the growing number of members who
have become part of the WPGC 'family'. We look forward
to welcoming new members and visitors to the club.
Park Golf Club
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