Yarrawonga & Border Golf Club (Lake course)


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Yarrawonga & Border Golf Club (Lake course) Est. 1927

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Yarrawonga & Border Golf Club (Lake course): About an hour's drive from the cities of Albury and Wangaratta, Yarrawonga & Border Golf Club sits on the north bank of the Murray River, just inside New South Wales. The town of Yarrawonga is located on the opposite bank in the state of Victoria. Occupying a quiet, housing-free, natural setting, the golf club is home to two excellent Peter Thomson designed championship layouts, as well as a nine-hole executive course. Although slightly less tree-lined and not quite as tight a test as its companion, the Lake course stands good comparison with the more highly rated Murray course. Good-width fairways lead you to relatively large greens, often defended by cavernous, elliptical bunkers, and on a couple of occasions by ponds. On the layout's more open back-nine, staying out of the sand traps will require some adept course management and good shot-making. There is a little more undulation on this course than on the Murray, and also the opportunity to catch glimpses of Lake Mulwala, home to a former forest, and now a mass of tree trunks standing eerily above the water line. If you are visiting Yarrawonga, ensure you allow time to play this very good parkland course in addition to the more renowned Murray layout.

At this Stay & Play venue, the on-site accommodation is located close to the golf facilities.

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Making Contact

Yarrawonga & Border Golf Club
Gulai Road,
Mulwala, New South Wales 2647
Australia
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Office   +61 (0)3 5744 1911
Pro Shop   +61 (0)3 5744 3983
Fax

  +61 (0)3 5744 2556

Email   stayandplay@yarragolf.com.au
Website   www.yarragolf.com.au
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland.
 
Designer: Peter Thomson & Mike Wolveridge
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 5957 5158
Par 72 72
SSS or Slope 71 72
 
At the Same Location:
18-hole par-72 Murray course (6095 mtrs from back tees); 9-hole par-33 Executive Course (2246 metres).
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How2Get There?

280 km N of Melbourne / 2 km N of Yarrawonga.
From the centre of Yarrawonga take the C373 direction Mulwala. After 2 km turn left into Gulai Road (just after bridge). After o.6 km golf entrance is on your right.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays & Sundays A$40; Saturdays A$43. Reduced day tickets also available. [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
Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

The resort facilities at Yarrawonga & Border Golf Club include accommodation, a swimming pool, a bistro, gaming machines, bowls and croquet lawns. | The Lake course takes its name from nearby Lake Mulwala, which was created in 1939 when a dam was built across the Murray River between Yarrawonga and Mulwala. The lake provides irrigation water for the surrounding district.

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Location

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Latitude: (-36.005385)
Longitude: (145.994541)
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Yarrawonga & Border Golf Club 
Gulai Road, Mulwala, NSW 2647
+61 (03) 5744 1911
www.yarragolf.com.au

Seven different types of accommodation are available at Yarrawonga and Border, with excellent value stay and play packages available.

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