Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)

The Grange Golf Club

White Sands Drive,

Seaton, Adelaide, South Australia 5023

  • Office

    +61 (0)8 8355 7100
  • Pro shop

    +61 (0)8 8355 7111
  • Fax

    +61 (0)8 8355 7199
  • Golf pro

    Warren Mercer (PGA Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Relatively flat terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Residential and woodland.

  • Designer:

    Original members' design modified by Vern Morcom (1956-65), and Michael Clayton (2005-07).
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6304
5523
Par
72
74
SSS or slope
73
74

At the same location:

18-hole par-71 East course (6178 mtrs from back tees).

Location

Latitude:

-34.888395

Longitude:

138.500304

How to get there:

10 km NW of Adelaide centre

The Grange Golf Club (West course)

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1926

The Grange Golf Club (West course): Separated at one point by just 200 yards from Royal Adelaide Golf Club, it is no surprise to find The Grange Golf Club occupying similar, sand-based, linksy terrain. Here the East and West courses roam across an expansive area, where partly open, partly tree-lined fairways make their way to well-bunkered greens.

The West course is the slightly older, fractionally longer and usually higher rated layout, which starts alongside the clubhouse fountain with a good-length gently doglegging par-5. The West's two nine-hole loops include firm, fast and gently rippling fairways. When trees are not providing definition to the holes, long grassy rough is likely to be present. The slightly elevated putting surfaces create plenty of opportunity for bump and run shots, reinforcing the overall links-like qualities of this well-maintained and presented course. Big hitters will enjoy the spacious feel you get from the tee, but may underestimate the presence of good bunkering and sometimes penal rough flanking the good-width fairways.

Although there is not much too see beyond the course, the complete absence of housing and expansive area covered by the 36-holes, ensures a pleasant, spacious parkland feel throughout. Without any on-course signage to guide you from green to next tee, make sure you don't accidentally switch to a hole that should come much later in the round, it has been known!
List of courses: Around Adelaide
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)
  • Photo of The Grange Golf Club (West course)

Visitors

Who can play and when?

The Grange is a private club. Outside visitor play is restricted. Overseas and interstate visitors should contact the Secty/Mgr to determine playing possibilities.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes (for non-introduced visitors): A$160 (East & West courses).
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

The Grange's East Course hosted the 1976 West Lakes Classic, won by 21-year old trainee professional Greg Norman. Two years later it was Wayne Grady's turn to win this event, his first professional tournament win.

Published ranking

2020 Australian Golf Digest rating: 43rd best course in Australia.

Where2Stay

  • The Lakes Resort Hotel

    141 Brebner Drive, West Lakes, Adelaide, SA 5021

    +61 (0)8 8356 4444

    Visit website
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

    • Golf within 30 km:

Find a course

Or

Where2Golf Spotlight

Tournaments:
2021 Opens: whether by accident or design, four of the top five mens’ Open Championships played in the British Isles occupy consecutive weeks in July: the Irish Open (1-4), Scottish Open (8-11), The Open (15-18) and Wales Open (22-25). The recently relaunched English Open is scheduled for early-August.
Hoag Classic: Ernie Els defends his title in this prestigious PGA Tour Champions event, played since 1991 at the Newport Beach Country Club, CA (Mar 5-7).

Who's Who:
Brooks Koepka: won his second Phoenix Open title, with a chip-in eagle at TPC Scottsdale’s short par-4 17th included in his final round.
Annika Sörenstam: the legendary Swede makes a return to the LPGA Tour in the Gainbridge LPGA, to be played at Lake Nona, her home club (Feb 25-28).

Latest Golf Course Updates

New course opens for play at Barnbougle
Bill Coore designs 14-hole layout with “sporty” holes on dune ridge above Lost Farm.

New links course planned for Scottish Highlands. Landowner aims to appoint a ‘world-class architect’ to work on site next to Cromarty Firth.

New Faldo Design layout in Vietnam set for summer completion. Nine holes of the course at Thanh Lanh are routed across a the lake peninsula.

Dundonald Links Scotland: Construction work is in progress on new practice facilities and course changes at Dundonald Links in Irvine, Scotland, as part of a £25 million investment by new owners Darwin Escapes that also includes the construction of a new clubhouse with rooms, plus eighteen lodges. Read more ...

R&A submits planning application for new golf facility in Glasgow.
Look up the Top Golf Courses in Scotland.

Travel

Discover the world's finest heathland courses located in Surrey / Berkshire

Popular videos

You can subscribe to the Where2Golf channel on YT if you like to see more video content. You'll find a "Subscribe" button on any of our YouTube videos. Or if you want a quick and direct access subscribe here. Once done, any new published videos will show up in your Subscriptions feed.

Top Golf Courses in the Americas

Top Golf Courses in Australia

Top Golf Courses in Ireland