Melbourne Best Golf Courses


   

Best golf courses in and around Melbourne

 
Your Melbourne itinerary may include visits to museums, botanical gardens and parks, but make sure to also look up the top quality golf courses located near Melbourne.

Whether you’re on a business trip or a short week-end break combining city life with a round of golf is the icing on the cake. 
Review our list of best golf courses, resorts and clubs below to plan your time efficiently and enhance your travel experience in Melbourne. Each golf course is unique and benefits for players of every skill level.    

Where2Golf Minimap    To make the most out of your golf trip, look up the location of the courses near Melbourne on the map. It will help you with your planning to play the best courses on your holiday.

Where2Golf has applied a rating to each golf course visited. The rating scale, 5 (highest) to 1 (lowest), attempts to provide an indication of the golfing experience you can expect at each rated course.
click on the green arrow in the toolbar OF the table below to sortStay & Play Golf Resort.Private course – for members and their invited guests only.Unrated course – not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.2-star: reasonable standard. Good value, especially if better courses not available.3-star: a good course with many fine features.3+ (3-gold): a good course with many fine features. One of our top-rated 3’s.4-star: a must play course - excellent standard.4+ (4-gold): a must play course - excellent standard. One of our top-rated 4’s !5-star: simply the best - golf courses don’t get much better than this.5+ (5-gold): simply the best - golf courses don’t get better than this. One of our top-rated 5’s!
Barwon Heads 5a.gifVisitors welcomeLinks-style.Various
Cape Schanck 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined parkland.Jones Jr, Robert Trent
Capital GC, Aus p.gifPrivate clubTree-lined & open parkland.Thomson, Peter
Commonwealth 4a.gifOn applicationTree-lined parkland.Various
Cranbourne 3b.gifWkends restrictdTree-lined & open parkland.Berriman, Sam
Dunes, The (Melbourne) 4b.gifVisitors welcomeLinks-style.Cashmore, Tony
Eastern, The (Aus) 4a.gifO/seas & I/stateOpen parkland.Norman, Greg
Eynesbury 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Marsh, Graham
Flinders 0.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Maxwell, David Myles
Gardiners Run 0.gifVisitors welcomePredominantly open parkland.Pacific Coast Design
Growling Frog 0.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Marsh, Graham
Healesville 3b.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Clayton, Michael
Heritage (Henley), Aus 4a.gifRsrt guests onlyOpen parkland.Cashmore, Tony
Heritage (St John), Aus 4b.gifRsrt guests onlyOpen parkland.Nicklaus, Jack
Huntingdale 5a.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined sandbelt course.Alison, Charles
Kingston Heath 5a.gifMon, Thur, FriTree-lined & open sandbelt course.Soutar, Dan
Kingston Links 3a.gif(Closed in 2018)Open parkland.Cashmore, Tony
Metropolitan, Aus 4b.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined parkland.MacKenzie, J.B.
Moonah Links (Legends) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeLinks-style & parkland.Perrett, Ross
Moonah Links (Open) 5a.gifVisitors welcomeLinks-style.Thomson, Wolveridge & Perrett
National, The (Long Island) 4a.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined sandbelt course.Oliver, Gordon
National, The (Moonah) 5b.gifO/seas & I/stateLinks-style.Norman & Harrison
National, The (Ocean) 4a.gifO/seas & I/stateLinks-style.Thomson, Wolveridge & Perrett
National, The (Old) 4b.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined parkland.Jones Jr, Robert Trent
Peninsula Kingswood (North) 5a.gifRsrt guests & O/seasTree-lined parkland.Morpeth, Sloan
Peninsula Kingswood (South) 4a.gifRsrt guests & O/seasTree-lined & open parkland.Morpeth, Sloan
Portsea 4a.gifVisitors welcomeLinks-style.Various
Ranfurlie 4a.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Clayton, Mike
Riversdale, Aus 4a.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined parkland.Russell, Alex
Rosebud 3b.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined parkland.Unknown
Royal Melbourne (East) 5a.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined & open sandbelt course.Russell, Alex
Royal Melbourne (West) 5b.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined & open sandbelt course.MacKenzie, Dr Alister
Sanctuary Lakes 4a.gifO/seas & I/stateLinks-style.Norman, Greg
Sandhurst, Aus 4a.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined & open parkland.Thomson & Perrett
Sands Resort, Aus 4a.gifRsrt guests, O/seas & I/stateLinks-style.Appleby, Stuart
Settlers Run 4a.gifO/seas & I/stateOpen parkland.Norman, Greg
Sorrento 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined & open parkland.Scott, J.D.
Southern 0.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined & open parkland.Berriman, Sam
Spring Valley 3b.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined & open parkland.Morcom, Vern
St Andrews Beach 4b.gifVisitors welcomeLinks-style.Doak, Tom
Thirteenth Beach (Beach) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeLinks-style.Cashmore, Tony
Thirteenth Beach (Creek) 3b.gifVisitors welcomeLinks-style.Faldo, Nick
Victoria GC, Aus 5a.gifWeekdays onlyTree-lined parkland.Meader & Damman
Woodlands GC, Aus 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTree-lined parkland.Banks, Rowley
Yarra Yarra 4a.gifO/seas & I/stateTree-lined parkland.Russell, Alex
Yering Meadows 0.gifVisitors welcomeOpen parkland.Watson, Ross
 

Find a course

Tip: to find a course quickly, type the first few characters of the course name
Golf course location on a golf map
 
Search this site
 

Newsletter

Not signed up yet?

Register now
 

Share us on


   Follow us on FB     follow us on Twitter
 

 
-
 
-

 
Where2Golf spotlights


Tournaments:
 
For an indefinite period all the world’s professional golf tours have been suspended as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Who's Who: 
Ernie Elsthe “Big Easy” chalks up his first PGA Tour Champions win in just his third start on the Tour.

Annika Sorenstam and Gary Player: join Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Charlie Sifford and Tiger Woods as the only golfers to be awarded the USA’s highest civilian honour, the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Latest golf course reviews
Sutton Coldfield Golf Club: located to the north of Birmingham, occupies a small corner of the wonderfully expansive and natural environs of Sutton Park. Perhaps not as lauded as nearby Little Aston, and Copt Heath, this heathland gem also lays down a really enjoyable test of golf in a wonderfully natural setting. Read more... 
Walton Heath Golf Club (Old course): Top golfers and golf writers have long acknowledged Walton Heath as one of the finest heathland courses in the British Isles. In fact there are two courses here, the Old and New. Read more...
 
Most popular golf course videos