The Jockey Club - Kau Sai Chau (North course)


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   The Jockey Club - Kau Sai Chau (North course) Est. 1995

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The Jockey Club - Kau Sai Chau (East course): The Hong Kong Jockey Club operates the only three public golf courses (North, South and East) in Hong Kong. Located on spectacular Kau Sai Chau island, the Club funded this development to meet the growing demand for golf in the region in the mid-1990s. Each of the three courses radiates out from the same clubhouse. Each meanders onto undulating terrain, giving wonderful ocean vistas with soul-stirring mountain backdrops.

The highly regarded North course is a walking-only course, designed by Gary Player for top competitions and championships ... although by modern day standards it is not overly long at just over 6,700 yards from the tips. True to its name the course occupies the northern part of Kau Sai Chau island. Laid out in two nine-hole loops, both nines brings you alongside a good-sized lake, and both nines each have a testing good length par-3 played over a sea inlet.

Also in the Jockey Club's Kau Sai Chau stable is the top-rated East course, generally regarded as the most scenic of the three. The shorter South course, on which you can walk or drive, is another Gary Player design. It is the easiest going of the three layouts.

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Making Contact

The Jockey Club
Kau Sai Chau,
Sai Kung, New Territories, Hong Kong 
China
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Office   +852 2791 3388
Pro Shop   +852 2791 3388
Fax

  +852 2792 0982

Email   jckscpgc@kscgolf.org.hk
Website   www.kscgolf.org.hk/
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Golf Pro
 
Kenny Wong & Shane Kuiti (Senior Professionals).
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Coastal bushland and seaside (Port Shelter).
 
Designer: Gary Player designed the North and South courses (1995). Robin Nelson & Neil Haworth designed the East course (2009).
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6716 6004 5414
Par 72 73 73
SSS or Slope 73.4 69.5 71.7
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances are for the North course. Also at The Jockey Club Kau Sai Chau is the East course (par-72, 6640 yds from back tees) and South course (par-69, 5906 yds).
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How2Get There?

33 km NE of Hong Kong Central District.
Public passenger ferries and golf shuttle ferries connect from Sai Kung Town on the mainland to the Jockey Club on Kau Sai Chau Island.

Essential information

Green Fees:
Visitor fee (for non-HK ID card holders), 18-holes on the East course: weekdays HK1,130; weekends HK$1,460. North & South courses: weekdays HK$1,030; weekends HK$1,360. Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].
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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
North course - walking only; East course - golf cart compulsory; South course - walk or ride. Caddies available.
Caddies available.
Practice facilities
Excellent (incl a two-tier driving range).
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Did you know?

The three Jockey Club golf courses occupy the northern half of Hong Kong's sixth largest island, Kau Sai Chau. The rest of the island is largely uninhabited, except for Kau Sai Village, a small fishing hamlet of about ten houses located at the island's southern most tip. Beyond the island's north shore lies the spectacular bay of Port Shelter.

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Latitude: (22.371010)
Longitude: (114.308375)
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