Photo of Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club (Lake course)

Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club

Gulai Road,

Mulwala, New South Wales 2647

  • Office

    +61 (0)3 5744 1911
  • Pro shop

    +61 (0)3 5744 3983
  • Fax

    +61 (0)3 5744 2556
  • Golf pro

    Evan Droop (Head PGA Professional).

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
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
5957
5158
Par
72
72
SSS or slope
71
73

At the same location:

Above distances are for the Lake course. Also at Yarrawonga Mulwala is the 18-hole Murray course (par-72; 6095 m from back tees), and the nine-hole par-33 Executive course (2246 metres).

Location

Latitude:

-36.001274

Longitude:

145.996858

How to get 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.

Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club (Lake course)

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.

Est. 1927

Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club (Lake course): About an hour's drive from the cities of Albury and Wangaratta, Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club (formerly Yarrawonga & Border GC) 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.

Stay & Play at Yarrawonga Mulwala: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.
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  • Photo of Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club (Lake course)

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: A$55 (all days).
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

The resort facilities at Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club include accommodation, a swimming pool, a bistro, gaming machines, bowls and croquet lawns.

The Lake course (and the resort) 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.

Where2Stay

  • Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort

    Gulai Road, Mulwala, NSW 2647

    +61 (03) 5744 1911

    Visit website
    Nine different types of accommodation are available at Yarrawonga Mulwala, with excellent value stay and play packages available. Guests can enjoy a hit of tennis, lounge by the solar-heated swimming pool, or cook up a storm on the communal BBQ’s.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      Yarrawonga (Murray, Lake & Executive courses)

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      No

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