Amstel Golf Club (Ranfurlie course)


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Amstel Golf Club (Ranfurlie course) Est. 2002

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Amstel Golf Club (Ranfurlie course): Ranfurlie, the most recent of the two courses at Amstel GC, is very different from the classic parkland layouts of Melbourne's sandbelt. Here you can experience an inland links style course, with very few trees, but plenty of deep grassy rough and excellent shaggy-topped bunkers defining the good-width fairways. The elevation changes ensure each hole has its own character, and from the highest part of the course, near the clubhouse, there are terrific views all the way through to distant Melbourne city centre. The course fits very well into its surrounding rural environment, and will surely become a popular and established golfing alternative from the usual tree-lined, parkland courses hereabouts.

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Making Contact

Amstel Golf Club
825 Cranbourne-Frankston Rd,
Cranbourne, Victoria 3977
Australia
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Office   +61 (0)3 9788 8222
Pro Shop   +61 (0)3 9788 8288
Fax

  +61 (0)3 9788 8221

Email   ranfurlie@amstel.org.au
Website   www.amstel.com.au
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Open parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
 
Designer: Mike Clayton
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6279 5367
Par 72 72
SSS or Slope 73 73
 
At the Same Location:
18-hole Pay&Play Amstel Park course (6000 metres).
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How2Get There?

45 km SE of Melbourne CBD.
From the centre of Melbourne travel south-east on the M1 (Monash Freeway). After approx 32 km turn onto the M420 (South Gippsland Freeway). After 5.5 km turn off the Freeway and take the Dandenong-Hastings Road (780), heading south. After 7.6 km turn left into Hall Road. After 1.6 km turn right onto the Cranbourne-Frankston Road. Ranfurlie entrance is 1 km on your right (not to be confused with the Amstel GC entrance, which you reach by turning left out of Hall Road).

Essential information

Green Fees:
Contact club for green fee details. Rates about average for a quality course around Melbourne. Credit cards accepted (not Amex).
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on Mon, Tues, Weds (pm), Fri and Sun.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Having already hosted a number of significant events including the Australian PGA Tour Qualifying School in 2002 and 2003, and the Victoria Golf Association Division 1 Pennant Final in 2003, Ranfurlie has already forged a strong reputation as a challenging championship course.

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Published Ranking
2016 Australian Golf Digest rating: 75th best course of the 1,500 courses in Australia.
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Location

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Latitude: (-38.121707)
Longitude: (145.249579)
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The Terrace Motel 4-star
Cnr South Gippsland Hihway & Camms Road, Cranbourne, Victoria
+61 (0)3 5996 8555



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Golf within 10 km Ranfurlie
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Golf within 30 km Long Island; Peninsula (North & South courses); Woodlands; Royal Melbourne (East & West courses); Victoria; Kingston Heath; Spring Valley; Yarra Yarra; Commonwealth; Metropolitan; Huntingdale.
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The Peninsula Country Golf Club 
Skye Road, Frankston, nr Melbourne
+61 (0)3 9789 2222
www.peninsulagolf.com.au



Golf at this hotel Peninsula (North & South courses)
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Golf within 30 km Ranfurlie; Royal Melbourne (East & West courses); Victoria; Woodlands; Kingston Heath; Spring Valley; Yarra Yarra; Commonwealth; Metropolitan; Huntingdale.
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