Mount Maunganui Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Mount Maunganui Golf Club Est. 1935

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Mount Maunganui Golf Club: The Mount, as this excellently maintained parkland course is often called, comprises three very attractive 6-hole loops. There is a certain uniformity in the design, with each of the loops heading east for three holes, before turning back with three westerly-facing holes that return you to the modern and impressive clubhouse. This uniformity does not however imply monotony - far from it. The lightly tree-lined fairways, excellent bunkering, well-paced greens, views onto Mount Manganui and generally very pleasant parkland environment, ensures that you become absorbed and tested with each hole in turn. The terrain is gently undulating in parts, flatter in others, and blends a good mix of stout fir trees with one or two more open aspects - enough to require straight hitting from the tee, but also allowing frequent use of the driver. The opening loop, with several shortish holes, is where you should try to build a good early score - things get decidely more difficult after this opening stretch.

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Mount Maunganui Golf Club
15 Fairway Avenue,
Mt Maunganui, Bay of Plenty 
New Zealand
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Office   +64 (0)7 572 7044
Pro Shop   +64 (0)7 575 3889
Fax

  +64 (0)7 572 0341

Email   mmgc@mountgolf.co.nz
Website   www.mountgolf.co.nz
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Robert Rookes / Ian Rentoul
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Relatively flat terrain - easy to walk.
 
Surroundings: Residential setting.
 
Designer: C.H. Redhead & H.P. Dale
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6021 5690 5161
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 70.9 69.2 72.1
 
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How2Get There?

4 km NE of Tauranga
From Hwy 29 (where it doubles-up with Hwy 2) on the eastern side of Tauranga, at the double-roundabout with rail crossing, turn left direction Mount Maunganui. After 3 km at roundabout turn right into Golf Road. After o.4 km turn right into Fairway Drive. After 100 metres golf is on your left.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: NZ$45 (NZ Golf affiliated); NZ$80 (non-affiliated). Reduced twilight rates. [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. Handicap required.
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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?

Mount Manganui, the round headland that is seen from different parts of the course offers terrific views of the Pacific Ocean and the area around Tauranga. A walk around its base takes about 45 minutes, or up to the summit and back about 90 minutes - great views either way. Back at the golf club, start times are usually scheduled from 8 'til 9 in the morning, and 12 'til 1 in the afternoon, with groups setting off simultaneously from the 1st, 7th and 13th tees.

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Location

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Latitude: (-37.662964)
Longitude: (176.212211)
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Outrigger Motel 
48 Marine Parade, Mount Manganui
+64 (0)7 575 4445
www.outriggerbeach.co.nz



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Oceanside Twin Towers Resort 5-star
1, Mount Maunganui Road, Mt Maunganui
+64 (0)7 575 5371
www.oceanside.co.nz



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