Warrnambool Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Warrnambool Golf Club Est. 1926

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Warrnambool Golf Club: Occupying predominantly undulating duneland terrain, Warrnambool Golf Club is located above and a little closer to the Southern Ocean than the good-sized, coastal town of the same name - the golf course alternates between a flatter-looking, open section, and more significantly undulating stretches that push well into the coastal dunes, getting you to within 200 metres of the seashore - with many towering dunes between you and the beach, ocean vistas from the course rarely feature, and are mainly confined to the elevated tee of the par-4 5th - aptly named Sea View, the 5th is Warrnambool's signature hole, and definitely a case of the longer you drive, the tighter the bush-lined fairway becomes - the middle-section of the front-nine and most of the back-nine are most firmly ensconced in the wonderfully natural and ever-undulating duneland - small trees and bushes threateningly line many of the holes - although the fairways are generally good-width, they get testingly tight on a few occasions as they weave through the coastal, bushland terrain - accurate shot-making will be needed, not least at the drivable par-4 8th, played from a wonderfully elevated tee, and long gently doglegging par-5 10th - the greens here are firm and fast, with many demanding slopes and borrows - this very enjoyable and challenging layout, is characterised by good maintenance and presentation standards throughout, and a predominantly natural feel provided by the coastal dunes.

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Making Contact

Warrnambool Golf Club
Younger Street,
Warrnambool, Victoria 3280
Australia
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Office   +61 (0)3 5562 2108
Pro Shop   +61 (0)3 5562 8528
Fax

  +61 (0)3 5561 3946

Email   golf@wgcinc.com.au
Website   www.wgcinc.com.au
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Golf Pro
 
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb
 
Surroundings: Coastal bushland.
 
Designer: George Lowe
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 5796 5185
Par 72 72
SSS or Slope 70 72
 
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How2Get There?

270 kms W of Melbourne / 2 km SW of Warrnambool centre.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: A$37. [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 available for hire.

Practice facilities
Limited
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Did you know?

Warrnambool is the home club of Australian professional golfer, Marc Leishman, who won the club championship at the ages of 13 and 15. He a rising star on the US PGA Tour, and is expected to challenge for the top honours in professional golf. | "Warrnambool" comes from the aboriginal name for a nearby volcanic cone; it has been interpreted to mean, among other things, "land between two rivers", "two swamps" or "ample water".

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Latitude: (-38.387839)
Longitude: (142.460682)
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