McCracken Country Club


3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   McCracken Country Club Est. 1996

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McCracken Country Club: From the elevated clubhouse and adjoining 1st and 10th tees, McCracken offers commanding views - stretching out into the distance are the Fleurieu Peninsula's scenic, partly-forested, rolling hills - in the foreground is an expansive, open area, through which McCracken's two nine-loops set out - holes 1 and 10, a parallel pair of par-5s, run downhill to their respective greens that lie either side of the same small pond - on this ambitious, resort-style layout, water hazards (and occasional cascading water features) are something you'll encounter on several occasions, with many holes defended by small lakes and ponds - undulation change is also a constant - quite a few holes require significant climbs, not least at the par-4 9th (colloquially a bit of a "cardiac hill !") and at the wonderfully bunkered par-5 18th, which makes its way back up to the clubhouse, running parallel to and in the same open space as the 1st and 10th holes - good bunkering adds to the layout's array of challenges, while some of the holes on the course perimeter are flanked on one side by housing, which you'll also need to be mindful of - maintenance standards are good without necessarily being immaculate, on this testing, undulating layout, which exudes something of a US-style, resort course - onsite accommodation makes this an ideal Stay & Play venue when visiting the Fleurieu Peninsula, a popular South Australia holiday destination.

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Making Contact

McCracken Country Club
McCracken Drive,
Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211
Australia
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Office   +61 (0)8 8551 0200
Pro Shop   +61 (0)8 8551 0299
Fax

  +61 (0)8 8551 0280

Email   info@mccrackencountryclub.com.au
Website   www.mccrackencountryclub.com.au
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Golf Pro
 
Peter Bickley (PGA, Golf Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Open parkland.
Significantly undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Residential setting.
 
Designer: Tony Cashmore
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6096 5413 5107
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 72 72
 
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How2Get There?

82 km S of Adelaide

Essential information

Green Fees:
2014/15 visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays A$30; weekends A$40. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts, fitted with GPS, available for hire.

Practice facilities
Limited
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Did you know?

Separated by the Hindmarsh River (and its associated walking trails), the historic fishing and whaling port of Victor Harbor and smaller community of McCracken, combine to form one of South Australia's premier holiday resort destinations.

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Location

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Latitude: (-35.534287)
Longitude: (138.634157)
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