The Jockey Club

Kau Sai Chau,

Sai Kung, New Territories, Hong Kong

  • Office

    +852 2791 3388
  • Pro shop

    +852 2791 3388
  • Fax

    +852 2792 0982
  • Golf pro

    Kenny Wong & Shane Kuiti (Senior Professionals).

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).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
5906
5411
4734
Par
69
69
70
SSS or slope
68.6
66.2
67.2

At the same location:

Above distances are for the South course. Also at The Jockey Club Kau Sai Chau is the East course (par-72, 6640 yds from back tees) and North course (par-72, 6640 yds).

Location

Latitude:

22.367117

Longitude:

114.307420

How to get there:

On Kau Sai Chau Island. The HK Jockey Club Golf Course Pier at Sai Kung ferry terminal is 30 km NE of downtown Kowloon (Tsim Sha Tsui, aka TST).

Public passenger ferries and golf shuttle ferries connect from Sai Kung Town on the mainland to the Jockey Club on Kau Sai Chau Island.

The Jockey Club - Kau Sai Chau (South course)

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

Est. 1995

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 Gary Player designed South course is the shortest and easiest going of the three layouts. Laid out in two nine-hole loops it is a course on which you can either drive or walk. The back-nine takes you out to the west side of Kau Sai Chau, where you can enjoy views not seen from the other two courses.

Also in the Jockey Club's Kau Sai Chau stable is the highly regarded East course, arguably the most scenic of the three. The North course is a walking-only course, designed by Gary Player for top competitions and championships.

List of courses: Hong Kong & Shenzhen

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

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.

Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2021].

Other information

North course - walking only; East course - golf cart compulsory; South course - walk or ride. Caddies available.

Practice facilities

Excellent (incl a two-tier driving range).

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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