Pukekohe Golf Club

3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   Pukekohe Golf Club Est. 1912

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Pukekohe Golf Club: Just south of Auckland as you head south on Highway 1, you can turn off the main road, head west, and arrive at the very pleasant, classically laid out, parkland golf course of Pukekohe - the layout's two nine-hole loops are lightly lined with a wonderful variety of trees, with ample space between the nicely undulating fairways - the best named combination of holes comes early on: the attractive short par-3 4th (David) needs a well aimed shot across a rock-lined, lily-filled pond to find the eye of the green, which may then give you the confidence to strike out at the ensuing par-5 5th (Goliath), which is played downhill from a wonderfully elevated tee - there are several shortish par-4s at Pukekohe, although most of them are doglegging holes and may resist attempts to overpower them with a driver - this said, big hitters will enjoy the challenge of trying to drive the pond that flanks the leftside of the par-4 13th (Narrow Neck) - with its array of good-width and tighter holes, some straightaway, others doglegging, some more tree-lined, others more open, some undulating, others flatter, Pukekohe provides an enjoyably varied array of parkland holes - good bunkering features most prominently around the greens rather than along the fairways, while beyond the course, rolling rural countryside rather than housing is what's in view - the closing par-5 duo throws up a good birdie opportunity at the 17th, but a tricky approach into the small final green, with Karaka Road in close attendance on your right.

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Making Contact

Pukekohe Golf Club
Karaka Rd (State Hwy 22),
Pukekohe, Auckland 2581
New Zealand
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Office   +64 (0)9 294 8822
Pro Shop   +64 (0)9 294 8810

  +64 (0)9 294 8823

Email   info@pukekohegolf.co.nz
Website   www.pukekohegolf.co.nz
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Craig Smith (PGA Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
Designer: Unknown
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 5996 5735 5213
Par 71 71 73
SSS or Slope 71.3 69.9 71.8
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How2Get There?

36 km S of Auckland centre.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: NZ$55 (non-NZ affiliated visitors). Reduced rates for 9-hole rounds, and for NZ-affiliated golfers. [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, but very limited on Saturdays.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Non-metal spikes recommended. Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available for hire.

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Did you know?

When it started in 1912 Pukekohe Golf Club had a nomadic existence, moving from dairy farm to dairy farm, to the A&P showgrounds and onto Franklin Racecourse. This was followed in the late 1930s with a move to its present site. | The Maori word puke-kohe means "hill of the kohekohe", New Zealand’s native mahogany tree.

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Latitude: (-37.135393)
Longitude: (174.887055)
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