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The Anglesea Golf Club is situated on the Great Ocean Road and is an undulating 6,074 metre Par 73 layout set in natural bushland.
A feature of the course is the number of elevated greens that require plenty of thought when selecting your club.
There are only 42 bunkers throughout the course which have been likened to sand-belt bunkers and coupled with eucalypt tree lined fairways combine to produce a stimulating round.
Also there is the ever present resident population of Eastern Grey Kangaroos which number approximately 300.
Anglesea Golf Club welcomes social golfers and social groups every day of the week, don't have golf equipment? The Pro Shop carries hire clubs, pull buggies and motorised carts.
There are green fees with cheaper rates for group bookings, juniors and nine holes.
If you are not interested in golf why not come along and have lunch or dinner in the Bistro over looking the 18th hole with ocean glimpses.
The Bistro is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week from 9.00am till 9.00pm.
The kangaroos generally come down towards the Clubhouse of an evening so visitors having a drink on the balcony or dining in our bistro have the unique experience of seeing Australian Wildlife in a natural setting.
Featuring one of Victoria's most delightful and scenic golf courses, the Mansfield Golf Club has fast become a golfing destination on many a visitor's calendar.
With influences by Micheal Clayton Course design, it offers players a challenging and varied 18 hole course with lush fairways and manicured greens, a modern Clubhouse, bar and restaurant with quality dining facilities and spectacular views over the golf course to the surrounding High Country.
Facilities include 18 hole golf course, grass greens and a fully automatic watering system with an abundance of reclaimed water available all year round.
A Pro Shop and practice facilities, Modern Clubhouse, bar, restaurant and Members Lounge.
A Children's play area, play stations, quality dining facility, outside decked area for al fresco dining.
The clubhouse commands spectacular views of the golf course and the Victorian Alps legendary High Country.
Guests are invited to experience one of the most prestigious courses in country Victoria, Foster Gold Course.
The 18 hole golf course is located on the southern most edge of the township of Foster. Situated approximately 2 hours east of Melbourne, the Foster Golf Course is adjacent to the South Gippsland Highway and a short drive from the picturesque Wilson's Promontory coast.
The Foster Golf Club welcomes social groups and boasts very competitive rates.
Package deals including motel, flat or caravan park accommodation can also be arranged with discount green fee rates applying.
Terrace equipment and golf buggies available for hire.
Get in touch with nature on this beautiful course.
Visit the clubhouse restaurant for fine cuisine.
Feel welcome to bring the family along.
Enjoy your game by yourself or with a group of friends.
After your game you can sit back and enjoy the atmosphere.
The National Sports Museum at the MCG houses Australia's most comprehensive sporting collection, showcasing more than 3500 objects related to the greatest moments in Australian sporting history.
Located at the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground, the National Sports Museum celebrates the contribution that sport has made within the development of the uniquely Australian culture.
The achievements of Australian sportsmen and women at all levels are showcased within an environment rich with sporting artefacts and interactive technology.
Showcasing the great moments in Australia's sporting history, the museum includes a number of permanent exhibitions focused on Australian football, boxing, basketball, cricket, cycling, golf, thoroughbred horse racing, netball, Olympic and Paralympic Games, rugby union, rugby league, soccer, and tennis.
Also featured is the Melbourne Cricket Ground story and the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum and National Sports Museum Cinema Sport features non-stop sporting action.
The National Sports Museum at the MCG also includes two three dimensional theatrical experiences with Australian cricket legend Shane Warne in 'Cricket Found Me' and Australian football star James Hird in 'Off the Bench'.
Game On is a fully interactive gallery allowing you to personally experience the thrill of participation in a diverse range of sporting environments and activities.
More than just a museum, the National Sports Museum at the MCG captures the spirit of Australian sporting life and relives the moments that have shaped Australia's rich sporting traditions and cultural heritage.
The Ballarat & District Trotting Club offers its members a range of exclusive membership benefits and privileges.
For Harness Racing enthusiasts, please see the website for more information.
Experience the charm of Bray Raceway, Ballarat.
Bray Raceway is widely recognised as the premier country venue in Victoria due to its outstanding 1000 metre racetrack and excellent on-course facilities.
On race days, you can enjoy a meal from the bistro or dine in the luxurious Terrace Restaurant that overlooks the home straight of the track.
Entertaining for social events is the Club's specialty, with a large function room available that can hold up to 600 guests.
The Flying Horse has been a welcome addition to Bray Raceway offering modern facilities, which includes a 140 seat bistro and Club TAB.
The Victoria Golf Club is acclaimed by golfers all over the world for its fine hospitality and superb world championship course.
Situated in the heart of Melbourne's rolling sand belt country, in the beachside suburb of Cheltenham, it offers a sporting experience on par with the world's best.
The beautifully landscaped par 72 course is designed to challenge both the amateur and professional golfer and was the host club for the 2002 Australian Open Championship.
The Clubhouse has 15 spacious and comfortably appointed rooms, each with full ensuite facilities, for residential accommodation.
Each room also offers views of the grounds and the course.
With hospitality equal to the course, Victoria's stately, three storey, fully air conditioned clubhouse exudes comfort and a welcoming, congenial atmosphere.
Breakwater is 5 minutes drive from Geelong just under an hours drive south west from Melbourne's CBD.
Buckley’s was built as an entertainment and dining Club and has developed into a real success story in the region. From small beginnings the Club has added a 300 seat auditorium in 1997 and recent renovations in late 2004 have extended the Club further ahead from its competition.
Buckley’s offers daily meals in the popular Bistro with seating up to 140 people and a huge selection of meals at the right price. The Bistro offers daily specials, a la carte dining, theme nights, set menus and children’s meals. Buckley’s also has a Children’s Room which provides heaps of fun and activities for the kids. Buckley's Bar Menu has been created for those looking for a quick meal and to be enjoyed in a casual atmosphere.
Buckley's facilities are among the best and feature stylish furnishings, exciting colours and comfortable decor. The function room can comfortably accommodate 330 guests and is ideal for a wedding, seminar or social event.
Yarra Yarra Golf Club is a private golf club that was established in 1898.
The Yarra Yarra Golf Club is located in the Melbourne Sandbelt and is only 35 minutes from Melbourne city and provides daily tee times for interstate and international visitors.
The golf course was designed by Alex Russell (the Australian partner of Doctor Aliser MacKenzie) and is Par 72 6,100 metres (6,700 yards) for men and Par 73 5,350 metres (5,900 yards) for women.
The course is always maintained in excellent condition and the fairways and greens are some of the best in Melbourne.
The unique Mediterranean Clubhouse is heritage listed and provides the perfect setting to relax before or after golf.
The quality of the food is excellent and is matched with professional and friendly service.
Make sure to include Yarra Yarra Golf Club in any visit to the Melbourne Sandbelt.
Kilsyth is in suburban Melbourne, around 50 minutes drive east of the CBD.
Club Kilsyth has a stylish, contemporary ambiance, offering members, guests and visitors 1st class service. It boasts a bistro, function rooms, indoor and outdoor lounges and conference and meeting rooms.
Executive Chef Aubrey Fernando prides himself on creating meals using fresh produce and regular seasonal menu changes.
The Bistro holds up to 150 people and can be divided into two smaller rooms, each with different moods. This is ideal for larger groups dining in the Bistro.
Stylishly appointed and elegantly renovated, Club Kilsyth function rooms are versatile and can cater for all your needs for your next event. The Canterbury and Jensen Rooms can accommodate small corporate gatherings to large weddings and gala dinners. The dedicated functions team can add that special touch to your event.
Royal Melbourne Golf Club is recognised as one of the pre-eminent golf courses in the world, widely known as the top rated course in Australia and in the top ten in the world.
Royal Melbourne Golf Club is a private golf club.
Visitors should be from an interstate or overseas recognised golf club, with a current membership identification card and a letter of introduction written from the home club.
Royal Melbourne Golf Club is situated in the renowned Sandbelt area.
Access details and further information can be viewed in the website.
Croydon Golf Club at Yering Meadows is located in the picturesque wine growing region of the Yarra Valley, around 1 hours drive north east of Melbourne.
The club's relocation in June 2008 to its present site in Yering is now complete with the full 27 hole Ross Watson designed course and 15 hectare walnut grove due to open early 2009. A modern clubhouse is nestled in amongst the property with commanding and uninterrupted views of the Yarra Valley. Renowned as a very friendly club the clubhouse facilities provide the ideal surroundings for the relaxation and enjoyment of members and their guests.
The Terrace Café and Lounge opens daily from 10 am for beverages,light meals and brasserie style dining. The Grove Restaurant offers contemporary a la carte dining with a fine wine list and those Yarra Valley Views. Open for dinner Wednesday to Saturday and also Sunday Lunch.
Midway between Inverloch and Leongatha and set in magnificent natural bush, Leongatha Golf Club is a beautiful 18 hole all weather course designed by H.
Vernon Morcom, who with his brother were the course architects for Kingston Heath.
Rated in the top 100 public access courses in Australia, the 18 holes are varied and challenging.
No matter the number of players, the course retains a sense of quiet seclusion.
The Leongatha Golf Club welcomes Corporate and Social Golf groups and offer an all-in package that includes tea or coffee on arrival, 18 holes of golf, lunch in the licensed clubhouse (or a barbecue) with full use of the bar facilities.
The attractive group rates vary depending on the number of players in your group.
The function room with full catering facilities can also be hired for conferences, weddings, birthday parties and other special occasions.
The Leongatha Golf Club Manager will assist with planning and running any special event.
The club house has fresh bar food available and bar facilities.
In the pretty Dandenong district, just 30 minutes north east from Melbourne's CBD.
The facilities are among the best and feature stylish furnishings, exciting colors and comfortable décor. They include four bars, a cafe, a restaurant, function rooms and ample car parking all set amongst a picturesque garden setting.
DC's Restaurant, under the helm of new head chef Ian Boyes, is open Sunday to Monday for lunch and seven days for dinner. Choose from a variety of all the favourites, including, pasta, risotto, seafood and meats. Four bars offer members and visitors a stylish atmosphere for socialising and catching up with friends.
There are several function rooms including the Views and Banquet rooms with seating for 20 to 120 guests. Weddings are a specialty, and the Functions Manager and Executive Chef will work with you to style a package to suit.
The Colac Turf Club has had a long and proud tradition of turf racing, education and training of horses that spans more than 145 years.
Nestled at the foot of the Otway Ranges, the Colac Turf Club is one of the renowned country racecourses in the Great ocean Road region.
The Colac Gold Cup has become a much sought after trophy among top trainers within Victoria for many years and the record books show why.
The past five Country Racehorses of the year have either won the Colac Gold Cup or been trained at Colac.
The club's four big race days in October, December, February and March draw many visitors to the region to enjoy grassroots community racing in a relaxed rural setting.
While in the area, many visitors also take time out to enjoy the breathtaking coastline of the Great Ocean Road between Lorne and Apollo Bay.
Colac is the major inland town servicing the tourist region.
In Melbourne's Eastern suburbs, around 50 minutes drive from the CBD.
The largest entertainment club in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, offering something for all and also a finalist in the "Best Entertainment Venue Victoria" by Clubs Victoria. Enjoy live entertainment in the Showroom, relax in the Rose Lounge or dine in the Bistro. The 3 bars boast an extensive local and imported beer and wine list. Dedicated function rooms are capable of catering for an intimate group of 12, right up to 400 for a sit down dinner.
Gold Winner of Club Victoria's Chefs Table Awards for best dessert in Victoria, the Bistro offers modern and traditional bistro cuisine. It also caters for groups bookings, celebrations and childrens parties. There are three bars and lounges to choose from, boasting an excellent selection of wines from the Yarra Valley and South Australia, plus local and imported beer.
The Dobrigh Function Room has gained a fine reputation as a perfect venue for celebrations, 21sts and weddings. It can accommodate 80-150 guests cocktail or sit down style.
Geelong Racing Club is home to many popular races that attract keen punters all over Australia.
Visit the website today for club information and race details.
Geelong Racing Club staged its inaugural race meeting on 1st May 1841, at Corio.
There were three races, the first was a two horse event won by Juliet ridden by owner T.
On 4th February 1843, another meeting was conducted about three miles West of Geelong near the then newly erected Fyansford Inn.
In an attempt to conduct annual meetings the Geelong Racing Committee conducted a trial meeting on land known as "Airey's Flat" on the 5th October situated three miles from Geelong, beside the Moorabool River (nearly opposite where the Australian Portland Cement Works is today).
The first official annual Geelong race meeting was conducted on the 29th February and 1st March 1844 after restructuring the course that was one and a half miles and 300 yards.
Apart from Fyansford, many other meetings were held in the early days.
These include North Shore, Belmont, Lara, Birregurra, Inverleigh, Leigh Road, Winchelsea, Moriac, Meredith, Queenscliff, Portarlington, Drysdale and Torquay.
The Portarlington course can still be seen today and the Belmont meetings were held on the present site of the rifle range in Breakwater Road.
Bulleen is around 15 minutes drive east of Melbourne's CBD.
The Manningham Club has outstanding facilites for members and guests with a choice of bars and entertainment areas. The adjacent Manningham Hotel has 1,2 & 3 star motel units. So many features within the one venue, giving the Manningham an enviable edge when it comes to arranging functions for interstate and country guests.
The Sunset Bar & Bistro is open 7 days for lunch and dinner, with an extensive menu. There is a pianist playing every Friday and Saturday night. Its a great place to star your weekend, with a refreshing cocktail, wine or beer. The Manningham presents you with some hard decision making with the K Bar, Lions Dens and gaming room at your disposal. The adjacent Manningham Hotel also boasts the Sports Bar.
There are four function rooms to cater for all requirements.
The Clarendon has a maximum capacity of 360 guests classroom style. The Ben Nevis can accommodate up to 200 cocktail or theatre style whilst the Spring Bank is perfect for a more intimate function, up to 100 guests theatre or cocktail style. The Manningham Grand Ballroom is a stunning purpose built venue, specialising in wedding receptions. The contemporary Roman inspired building has outstanding features and can cater for up to 450 guests.
Mildura Workers Club is in the Riverina town of Mildura in the far north western corner of Victoria on the banks of the Murray River. Mildura is around 6 hours drive from Melbourne.
Mildura Workers Club has been an established part of Mildura's history for over 122 years. Its aim has always been to provide members and visitors with excellent entertainment and service facilities.
Bistro 121 brings a fresh new dining experience to Mildura residents and visitors. Open all day from 7am till 10pm, the a la carte menu features tempting dishes from breakfast through to lunch and dinner. Light snacks, coffee, fresh seafood, pasta, Asian and traditional meals are all on the menu. Breakfast is now served all day and there are always lunch and dinner great value specials. The Sportsbar and Super TAB keep the sporting enthuisiasts happy with state-of-the-art audio visual technology, pool tables, darts area and plasma screens. The bar features 17 varieties of tap beer and a range of cocktails.
Bistro 121 also caters for children's birthday parties, breakfast meetings and conference lunches. The dedicated function room can cater for a wedding or celebration for up to 160 guests, with the assistance of professional staff to guide you through every aspect of your important event.
Situated in Melbourne's famous sand belt region, Commonwealth Golf Club is a magnificent test for golfers of all standards.
It is a very strategic layout where the golfer is rewarded for accuracy off the tee.
Recognized as a world renowned course, Commonwealth is certainly a 'must play' course when visiting Melbourne's famous Sandbelt region.
Home of the 2010 & 2011 Women's Australian Open.
Bookings available on selected days in the week for accredited golfers from interstate and overseas.
Winchelsea Golf Club welcomes new members and players.
Come along and have a great round of golf with a great group of people.
Winchelsea Golf Club pride themselves on being welcoming and enjoying all aspects of golf, both the game and social.
The course is a 9 hole 5317 meter country course with grass greens.
It has been improved markedly over the last 5 years with new couch grass fairways and redesigned greens.
Come along for a game, you'll enjoy both the course and company
Rosebud Country Club has been part of the Peninsula since 1962.
Boasting 36 holes of quality golf, three bowling greens, and modern clubhouse, with an excellent restaurant, bars and function areas.
Rosebud Country Club is not just a game of golf, it's a day out.
Situated on Boneo Road, only 100 metres left off the Mornington Peninsula freeway, access is easy.
Snacks and light lunches are available everyday from 10.30am and the restaurant operates for lunch and dinner everyday.
Given its popularity, bookings are essential for dinner.
The Fairways Resort motel, is adjacent to the main club house.
Just park your car and walk to golf or clubhouse.
Great stay and play packages provide a golfing holiday of top value.
Full Pro-shop services, clothing and equipment are available.
Hire clubs, buggies and cart hire.
Golf lessons are available with the teaching Professional.
Rosebud Country Club has ample water supply and is green all year round.
Playable in all weather conditions. Whilst not physically demanding, either course is a true challenge for any calibre of golfer.
Founded over 100 years ago, the Flinders Golf Club remains one of the most scenic and accessible golf courses on the Mornington Peninsula.
Built along a stunning stretch of cliff-top land overlooking Bass Strait and Western Port Bays, The Flinders Golf Club welcomes members and visitors seven days with the Pro Shop open from dawn 'til dusk.
Flinders is perhaps best described by Peter Thomson AO CBE, 'Flinders is in a fine family of golf, a distant cousin of Pebble Beach and a relative of Muirfield, that is always best played in wind on salt sprayed turf with a view of the blue sea.'
Competitive Green Fees and stunning Clubhouse views help make Flinders a great option for golfers of all standards.
With tight fairways and demanding approaches to greens, this well manicured course provides a true test of traditional shotmaking and course management skills.
Set within the backdrop of the Torquay and Jan Juc beaches, The Torquay Golf Club is a challenging course for all golfers.
It features wide-open fairways and when the southerly wind is blowing off the ocean it feels like a links course with the challenge of keeping the ball under the wind required.
This Par 66 golf course is not the longest course, but is surely a true test of golf.
It is also, certainly, one of the most picturesque.
Located at number 1, Great Ocean Road, Torquay Golf Club sits at the start of Victoria's premier tourist drive destination and is a leisurely 75 minutes drive from Melbourne.
the Royal Automobile Club of Victoria is in the heart of Melbourne's CBD.
RACV offers unique benefits to it's members, with outstanding social, dining, conference and event facilities plus fine acommodation and a gymnasium. All in a central Melbourne CBD location. Membership also provides access to stunning Victorian resorts and reciprocal clubs. Those clubs include Healesville Country Club, the stunning Cape Schank Resort on the Mornington Peninsular, the new Inverloch Resort, Cobram Resort and the newly acquired Royal Pines Resort on the Gold Coast.
The RACV Members Dining Room is the signature restaurant, open for lunch Monday to Friday and dinner Monday to Saturday. The menu boasts French and Italian influences and was the Gold Winner of the National Chefs Table 2008. Dress codes apply in the Dining Room. The carvery style Conservatory offers roasts and weekly seafood buffets and the Courtyard provides quality casual outdoor BBQ style dining. The Wine Bar has an extensive wine, beer & cocktail list plus an all day grazing menu Tuesday through Fridays. The Coffee Lounge and Carbine Bar offer a relaxing venue for that well earned drink.
The feature room on Level 17 offers breathtaking views over Melbourne and Port Phillip Bay. Seating up to 500 guests or 600 for cocktails, this pillarless, multi-configurable space, with exclusive use of the entire level, is perfect for any gala or conference event. On Level 2, six multi-purpose meeting rooms can be booked individually or you may combine 2 or 3 rooms, enabling seating for up to 180 guests. Each room is spacious, with abundant natural light, opening onto a welcoming foyer or spacious outdoor terrace area. The Wine Cellar is a unique venue with an intimate atmosphere, perfect for private dining or enjoying the fine wine list.
Boasting a challenging but easy walking 18 hole golf course, five day/night tennis courts and a swimming pool.
Safety Beach Country Club welcomes the public and provides an ideal setting for a great day in the sun.
BBQ's bar and coffee shop make for a relaxing 19th hole.
Social Groups are welcome and rates are low.
The clubhouse is close to a beautiful beach, Martha Cove and wineries. Within easy access to Melbourne and suburbs it is well worth a visit to this beautiful and tranquil Facility. Situated snugly in a beautiful location 1 km from the beach between Mount Martha and Arthurs Seat it has the best if everything.
The Golf Course alone winds through the estate with 500 mature trees.
There are 26 beautiful lakes and a myriad of bird life, wonderful walking paths and peace and tranquillity for all.
The estate is overlooked by Arthurs Seat and Mount Martha, is ten minutes drive from Mornington and within a few minutes from Peninsula wineries and within easy access to Flinders, Red Hill, Sorrento and Portsea-in fact the whole of the Peninsula opens up to you.
The country club offers: 18 Hole Golf Course, 5 Tennis courts, Outdoors Swimming pool, Professional golf and tennis coaching, Pro shop-Hire golf carts, tennis racquets, Comfortable and friendly club rooms for members, guests and visitors.
Huntingdale Golf Club, located in the heart of Melbourne's world famous 'sand belt' region is one of Australia's premier championship golf courses.
Rising to fame in 1979 with the inaugural hosting of The Australian Masters, Huntingdale has emerged as one of the most recognisable golf courses in Australia, and the world.
Since 1979, Huntingdale has played host to some of the most famous names in world golf, including Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Seve Ballesteros, Greg Norman, Nick Faldo and world number one, Tiger Woods.
In 2008 Huntingdale celebrated the 30th consecutive year of hosting the Australian Masters and is justifiable recognised as 'Home of the Australian Masters'.
Consistently rated as one of the best golf courses in Australia, Huntingdale is also the sand belt's youngest, established in its present location in 1941.
The course greets players with superbly manicured fairways, true greens and great memories of some of golf's finest gracing the fairways in The Masters over the past 30 years.
As well as their Championship Golf Course, Huntingdale Golf Club offers superb facilities pre and post golf.
The clubhouse is perfectly located to ensure picturesque views of the course and surrounding gardens and can accommodate large groups ranging up to 200 guests.
From a relaxed barbecue on the outdoor terrace overlooking the world famous 18th hole, to a formal buffet in the Members Dining Room, the options are endless at Huntingdale.
As a premium private Golf Club, a game of golf at Huntingdale offers an exclusive, unique experience that, outside of their Members and their guests, is only available to interstate and international guests with a valid handicap.
The Royal Geelong Yacht Club is located in the heart of Geelong’s Award Winning Waterfront and only a 45 minute drive from Melbourne’s CBD
– Not only home to the Southern Hemisphere’s largest sailing regatta and host to major events year round, Royal Geelong Yacht Club boasts modern Club rooms and excellent guest facilities. The club has a rich history as being family friendly and offers a wide range of training opportunities for the very young to the young at heart.
Since 1859 the Royal Geelong Yacht Club has provided members with the best of competition, cruising, social and waterside facilities that the region has to offer.
RGYC welcomes weekend visits from kindred clubs and offers first class facilities to those visiting the club
The West Lounge opens out onto decking where you can almost reach out and touch the water, an ideal location for Weddings, Corporate Dinners with a variety of catering options available along with excellent service from professional staff
The McAllister room and executive boardroom are ideal conference rooms with an abundance of natural light, wireless internet, standard AV inclusions and excellent breakout areas offering superb views of the bay and an array of catering options available
Hepburn Springs Golf Club features a challenging 18 hole course, unsurpassed vistas and the best grass greens in the Spa Country.
The kangaroos, flora and fauna and country hospitality will delight you and your friends.
The course is seldom crowded and visitors of all standards are welcome to play at any time.
Group bookings are welcome and reasonable green fees ($30 for 18 holes and $20 for 9 holes) offers visitors a wonderful day of golfing free of crowds and surrounded by wonderful native bushland.
The clubhouse is licensed and features a covered decking with spectacular views.
Motorised carts, buggies and equipment hire are available.
The clubhouse is also available for hire and is a perfect venue for your next family gathering, birthday or wedding.
The members of Hepburn Springs Golf Club welcome visitors to this region and hope that you will love playing on the golf course as much as they do.
For further information about green fees, monthly golf specials, bookings, memberships and venue hire please visit their website.
The RVMYC is on the shores of Port Phillip Bay in Williamtown, about a 20 minute drive south west from Melbourne's CBD.
Although a private club for members only, the RVMYC welcomes functions from members of the public. The breathtaking location has inspired many weddings, 21st's and all manner of celebrations and corporate functions. The capacity is 30 - 200 guests.
The clubs functions areas have a capacity of 30 - 130 sit down and 30 - 200 cocktail style. The dedicated functions coordinator can assist you through every aspect of arranging your event. There is an endless choice of food and beverage menus, with the experienced Brighton Manor at the helm in the kitchen, providing quality cuisine.
Sorrento Golf Club is located on the southern coast of the state of Victoria, Australia, about 1 hour 20 minutes drive south from the city of Melbourne and 1 hour 35 minutes drive from Melbourne International Airport.
The facilities for both private and corporate occasions are extensive. Downstairs, the Terrace Bar is a perfect place for informal occasions, light luncheons, barbeques and buffet catering, or just simply sipping cocktails overlooking panoramic views of the course. The club offers something more formal for those special occasions. Sorrento Golf Club can cater for an intimate dinner party for 20 in the John Baillieu Room or up to 80 guests in the Terrace Bar and 170 in the Dining Room. The club also welcomes corporate golf days, business seminars or social functions such as weddings, birthdays or Christmas parties.
Kingston Heath is one of the Golf Clubs of the world famous Melbourne Sandbelt and has hosted numerous national championships including nine Australian Opens.
The Club is the host of the 2009 Australian Masters.
The course is currently ranked number 20 in the world and number 11 outside of the United States and is regarded by many, including some of the world's best golfers, as one of Australia's finest golf courses.
Kingston Heath is one of the smallest courses of world renown.
The difficulty of the course is centred around its bunkering, which is visually stunning.
It is full of all the strategic interest golfers expect of a fine course.
A hugely long course at over 6800 yards when it opened, it is now on the short side of what is regarded as 'championship' length but its genius is that it can still defend itself against the finest players.
More importantly, it is a course to constantly stimulate and challenge those who play it with regularity.
Nestled amongst the coastal dunes and metres from the spectacular 13th Beach Surf Coast, is Barwon Heads Golf Club, the highly ranked Barwon Heads links course presents an enjoyable challenge for all golfers.
Widely recognised as a private club, visitors who are members of other golf clubs are invited as green fee players, and to stay in the house.
The magnificent clubhouse, recently listed by the National Trust and Heritage Victoria, is famed for its ambience and old world charm.
With stunning architecture and captivating views, it is a clubhouse designed for all seasons.
House guests can enjoy the open balconies in summer or the luxurious open fires during the cooler months.
Upstairs, there are 19 ensuite rooms, and a variety of packages are available incorporating your stay with golf, dining and entertainment.
Other facilities include tennis courts, billiards, a driving range, a new short-game practice facility, a par three course and a professional shop.
Take some well earned time off and be enchanted by 100 years of golfing history.
Ranked number seven of Australia's top 100 public access courses by Ausgolf 2013 guide, number three in Victoria and rated in Australia's Top 10 public access courses by Golf Australia magazine.
Situated on a sandy base with a minimum of trees and naturally undulating couch fairways this Vern Morcom designed links type course has maintained its position as one of the best on the Bellarine Peninsula and has been further enhanced by a recent Michael Clayton Master Plan.
With challenging bunkers and firm and fast greens, it is the wind however that often determines the level of playing difficulty.
The course measures 6150 metres from the championship marks and is a challenging par-72.
A challenge for players of all standards and a true test of golfing ability.
Green fee players welcome.
6100 metre Par 72 course Large contoured greens Naturally undulating couch fairways Well Bunkered, links style layout On the beautiful Bellarine Peninsula, Victoria One hour from Melbourne 10 minutes from Geelong.
The course was ranked number 88 in Golf Australia's top 100 courses in 2013.
Patterson River Golf Club is a sand belt golf course that has been built around a 15-hectare lake system, providing an attractive and natural setting with abundant bird life.
It features superb couch fairways, undulating Penn links bent greens, guarded by an extensive array of bunkers.
It is a course that provides a fair test of skill for all range of golfers.
Patterson River provides a fully equipped Pro Shop as well as men's and women's competitions held daily.
All categories of membership available and guests are most welcome.
Enjoy a meal, a coffee or a drink at Patterson River's Kapers Bistro and Cafe.
In warm weather take advantage of our outdoor terrace or balcony overlooking the course.
Or, if you prefer, the bistro offers air-conditioned comfort all year round.
With peaceful surroundings and ample parking, it is a place to relax and meet up with friends for morning coffee, lunch, after work or a weekend breakfast.
The bistro is open every day for lunch from 11.00am to 2.30pm.
The restaurant is open five nights a week, from Tuesday to Saturday, serving meals from 5.30pm until 8.30pm.
Overlooking the course, Patterson River's newly renovated clubhouse sports an elevated function room comfortably seating up to 300 guests, and up to 500 for cocktail events.
It's the perfect venue to cater for both small intimate groups or large gatherings.
From golf, weddings, birthday celebrations, event launches, formal dinners, corporate days, buffets, cocktail parties and small intimate gatherings, Patterson River Golf Club prides itself in offering friendly, professional service which is flexible to meet the individual needs of each special occasion.
Please contact Patterson River Golf Club for further details.
The Riversdale Golf Club is a private Golf Club in Mount Waverley, Victoria.
Located just 17 kilometres from Melbourne city centre; both interstate and international guests welcome to play a round.
The Bent/ Poa Annua Greens and Santa Ana Couch Fairways provide a wonderful playing surface throughout the year.
The new clubhouse provides exceptional views of the golf course, including two separate function rooms to cater for club needs, private functions and special events.
Yarram Golf Club is situated just one kilometre north of Yarram township on the South Gippsland Highway.
It's a comfortable three hour trip south-east of Melbourne and about a 220 kilometre drive.
The beautiful resort and fishing village of Port Albert, and the convenient attraction of the ninety mile beach are both only short trips away Yarram is a superb 18 hole layout, carved out of native bush and welcomes social club groups, anytime, including weekends.
You will be well looked after by our friendly members and you will be accommodated at your choice of various accommodation and dining venues
Established in 1973 and located in the 'Heart of the Peninsula', Devilbend course provides a great day's golf on a course that has couch fairways, automatic watering and excellent greens.
It is a challenging 18 hole 6000m course set amidst a flora and fauna reserve.
Over the past ten years the capital works program has been implemented with the result that the course has improved in all areas.
Each hole provides magnificent views of undulating countryside and provides a variety of challenges for all golfers.
The club and its players are widely respected in district and state competitions.
Facilities include a driving range, practice nets and a large practice putting area.
The clubhouse is renowned for its friendly atmosphere and the golf shop is equipped for all your needs.
Lessons can be arranged with the professional staff.
Bookings are required and dress standards apply.
The Metropolitan Golf Club, one of Melbourne's renowned 'Sandbelt' courses and widely regarded as one of the finest championship courses in Australia, is located approximately 20 minutes from Melbourne city centre.
Metropolitan enjoys a reputation as one of the best-conditioned and most beautiful courses in the country.
Pure couch grass fairways with large, fast bent-grass greens that are hand-mown to the edges of the greenside bunkers add greatly to the challenge of the course.
If you are a member of an interstate or overseas golf club and would like to play at Metropolitan, please email their bookings email address, or check the website for further details.
Limited playing times are available on weekdays only.
Metropolitan Golf Club has recently completed a $12 million rebuild of its Clubhouse facility.
The process took approximately 14 months to complete but it was well worth the wait as now they have a magnificent Clubhouse to complement the wonderful golf course.
The views of the golf course from the function rooms are truly stunning.
The bars and function rooms are sensational spaces and Metropolitan is now the perfect venue for a wedding, seminar or corporate golf day.
If you are interested in holding an event at Metropolitan please contact their Hospitality Manager, James Martin via email for more details.
The Maffra Golf Club is one of the jewels in East Gippsland's golfing crown.
Established more than 50 years ago the course is beautifully maintained with mature trees, immaculately grassed fairways and true fast greens which are among the best in country Victoria.
The course (Par 72men 6056meters) is quite flat with just a couple of moderate slopes but is no 'pushover' in terms of golfing and requires consistent shots off the tees, the fairways and most importantly on the greens.
The clubhouse is available for functions and has a fully licenced bar.
For those planning a longer stay, powered caravan sites are also available.
Weekly competitions are held on most days and special yearly events are well spaced through the year so have a look at the club website for more details.
Experience the Otways at the Lorne Country Club.
For golfers, a spectacular nine hole course set in natural bush with sweeping views of the ocean, and for tennis players, six en-tout-cas courts. Visitors are welcome and green fees and tennis court hire fees are low.
Golf clubs and tennis racquets are available for hire.
Phone for bookings or pop in and book at the bar whilst enjoying a drink and some of the best views on the Great Ocean Road.
Memberships are available with annual subscriptions affordable.
The Club is only 2km.
from the main street of Lorne.
Take the Deans Marsh Road and follow the Country Club signs.