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Waitikiri Golf Club

Waitikiri Drive,

Burwood, Christchurch, Cantebury

  • Office

    +64 (0)3 383 1400
  • Pro shop

    +64 (0)3 383 0729
  • Fax

    +64 (0)3 383 7456
  • Golf pro

    Peter Davis

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Relatively flat terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Rural countryside and residential.

  • Designer:

SSS or slope






How to get there:

10 km NE of Christchurch centre

From the point where Highways 1 and 74 split to the north of Christchurch, follow Hwy 74 (Main North Road) direction City Centre. After 2.5 km turn left into Preston Road direction Burwood / Marshland. After 4.5 km turn left into Alpine View Lane. After 500 metres turn left into Waitikiri Drive, direction Golf Course. After 1 km golf is on your left.

Waitikiri Golf Club

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

Est. 1937

Waitikiri Golf Club: Although obviously open to debate, we would rate this as the most interesting of the parkland golf layouts in Christchurch - a golf course full of character, full of challenge and full of trees. Towering poplars, as well as mature birch, pine, eucalyptus and many other species line the fairways, sometimes tightly, other times less so. In some parts the terrain is gently undulating, with many fine dog-legging holes to be negotiated, as you make your way to the often small and excellent greens. Although the course may feel a tad compact at times, with a single row of trees separating some fairways, conversely it can also create the impression of a good sized area of parkland, in which you can easily lose yourself in this absorbing and testing layout. Pleasant rural countryside, the neighbouring Windsor Golf Club and more distant views of the hills south of Christchurch are in view from this very good course.
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  • Photo of Waitikiri Golf Club
  • Photo of Waitikiri Golf Club
  • Photo of Waitikiri Golf Club
  • Photo of Waitikiri Golf Club


Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Overseas visitor fee, 18-holes: NZ$50.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Non-metal spikes preferred. Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities


Did you know?

Waitikiri GC has hosted several top quality tournaments including the NZ Amateur Championship and the Pacific Rim Championship.


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    • Golf at this hotel:


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