St Michael's Golf Club

4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   St Michael's Golf Club Est. 1938

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St Michael's Golf Club: Small trees and bushes line the fairways on the first few holes and the distinctly undulating terrain may have you thinking this will be a hilly, tree-lined experience. Not so. At the 6th hole you emerge into a very linksy and flatter environment, with the open terrain allowing many glorious views onto the Pacific Ocean and the wonderful cliffs that make up this coastline. The rest of the course seems to alternate between this open, links environment, while at other holes the small trees and bushes return. The best run of holes starts with the sharply dog-legging par-4 11th (a blind drive makes it tough the first time you play it), then onto the beautifully bunkered par-3 12th, followed by the 13th, a short par-5 that starts from an elevated tee, squeezes through a relatively tight fairway, and finishes at a green just above the wave pounded rocks. The overall quality of upkeep, especially on and around the greens, is generally good, although beyond the fairways the condition can become a tad rustic. Two other golf courses are clearly in view from St Michael's, New South Wales from a couple of the early holes, and The Coast GC from several later holes. All in all, St Michael's is a very natural and wonderfully scenic course - well worth a visit.

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Making Contact

St Michael's Golf Club
Jennifer St,
Little Bay, New South Wales 2035
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Office   +61 (0)2 9326 8000
Pro Shop   +61 (0)2 9326 8000

  +61 (0)2 9311 3321

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Golf Pro
John Serhan (AAA PGA Head Teaching Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Seaside links.
Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb (some stiffer climbs on the front-nine).
Surroundings: Clifftop and woodland.
Designer: Clem Glancey & Michael Moran (1938).
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6266 5881 5412
Par 72 72 74
SSS or Slope 73 71 74
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How2Get There?

15 km S of Sydney Harbour Bridge.
From the Sydney Harbour Bridge area, travel south on Hwy 1 for approx 10 km. Leave Hwy 1 (Southern Cross Drive) at Wentworth Ave exit, and follow direction La Perouse. After 2.3 km turn right into Bunnerong Road. After 4 km turn left into Little Bay Road. After o.8 km, at 3rd roundabout, turn right into Anzac Parade. After o.4 km turn left into Jennifer Street direction St Michael's GC. After o.3 km golf is on your left.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: A$77 (Golf Australia affiliated); A$115 (overseas players). [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 (pm).  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available for hire.

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Did you know?

St Michael's has hosted many big competitions, including the Australian PGA Championship, the NSW Open and the NSW Amateur Championship. It was also the home club of one of Australia's big names from yesteryear - Harry Berwick. He won the St Michael's club championship no less than 15 times, as well as many national honours, including the Australian Amateur championship (twice), and also the New Zealand Open in 1956.

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Published Ranking
2020 Australian Golf Digest rating: 61st best course in Australia.
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Latitude: (-33.984577)
Longitude: (151.246344)
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Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport 4-star
Crnr Robey/O'Riordan Streets, Mascot, nr Sydney NSW 2020
+61 (0)2 9317 2200

Located close to Sydney's International Airport and opposite the Domestic Airport, the Stamford Plaza offers 315 well appointed, quiet and spacious rooms, including 12 suites and 54 deluxe rooms.

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Golf within 10 km The Lakes; Bonnie Doon; The Australian
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Golf within 30 km New South Wales; St Michael's; The Coast; Royal Sydney; Concord
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