Just a short drive from Melbourne along the Princes Freeway, discover an abundance of challenging and uncrowded golf courses just waiting to make you welcome.
Central Gippsland can offer the golfing enthusiast a different golfing experience every day. Play one course in the morning and within 20 minutes be ready to tee off on another quality course. The choice of courses and the country hospitality make Gippsland the perfect location for a golfing holiday.
Natural bushland settings are a feature of the Gippsland golf courses. Wide tree lined fairways offer views of lakes, mountains, wetlands and native wildlife. Enjoy an easy game of golf or try one of the more challenging courses with water hazards and bunkers.
Whatever your skill level, Gippsland is an ideal, all year round, golfing destination. Local golf clubs welcome group bookings and if you like to stay and play there is a large range of accommodation available to suit any budget.
LV GOLF DRIVING RANGE
Toners Lane, MORWELL 3840 | Phone: 03 5134 2745
Situated in Morwell and features several undercover bays, a grassed area and short game facilities. Visitors can still groove their swing or practice their long game with a bucket of balls and minimum of fuss. Also available:
- Golf tuition with professional golfer (Martin Clements) is available.
- Offer fully catered barbeque meals.
MOE GOLF CLUB
Thompsons Road, MOE 3825 | Phone: 03 5127 2731 | www.moegolfclub.com.au
With towering native gums lining snaking fairways and measuring 6,025 metres, Moe Golf Club is one of Latrobe Valley’s finest golfing challenges. Set on slightly undulating terrain with good-sized greens and generous fairways, the 18 hole course takes in views of Lake Narracan and the surrounding mountains. The clubs signature hole is the 182-metre par-three 4th hole which brings a dam into play.
Services and Facilities: Fully licensed clubhouse and the capacity to hold over 200 people. Friday night meals available.
MORWELL GOLF CLUB
Fairway Drive, MORWELL 3840 | Phone: 03 5134 5307 | www.morwellgolfclub.com.au
One of the most varied golf courses in the region with spectacular views down the valley and nearby wetlands. It boasts one of country Victoria’s well presented, yet demanding Par 72 (ACER 72) layouts, containing numerous bunkers and water hazards.
Course Description: 18 holes Par 72 ACR 70
Services and Facilities: Caters for all types of events and enquiries are welcome. Fully licensed clubhouse open 7 days a week.
TOONGABBIE GOLF CLUB
Heyfield-Toongabbie Road, TOONGABBIE 3856 | Phone: 03 5192 4755 | www.toongabbiegolfclub.com
Off the beaten track and fully manned by volunteers, Toongabbie offers rustic charm and a step back in time. The course offers wide fairways working their way up and back between tree lined fairways.
Course Description: 18 holes Par 72, ACR 68, 6220 metres
Services and Facilities: Club house open on all competition days and available on request.
TRARALGON GOLF CLUB
Princes Highway, TRARALGON | Phone: 03 5174 1709 | www.traralgongolfclub.com.au
The Traralgon Golf Club is Latrobe City’s biggest. Traralgon Golf Club has been the focal point of golf in Gippsland for many years and is one of the success stories of the Victorian PGA Pro-Am Circuit. The two-day Traralgon Pro-Am was first held in 1991 and is now a regular event on the Victorian PGA calendar. One of Australian golf’s biggest names Greg Norman won his second professional event at the Traralgon Classic. Ian Stanley, Wayne Grady, Ian Baker-Finch and Peter Senior are just a few of the many other high profile names to have graced the fairways. The Traralgon Pro-Am is recognised as the most successful event of its kind in country Victoria.
Course Description: Men 18 holes Par 72, ACR 69.6 5899 metres. Ladies 18 holes Par 71, ACR71, 5167 metres
Services and Facilities: Situated on the edge of the town centre, enjoy relaxing on the clubhouse deck that overlooks the 18th fairway, with views extending to the 1st and 9th holes. With 3 rooms available for hire and catering for 10 to 200 people. The main function room can seat more than 100 people and has a dancefloor and raised stage. No in-house catering available, however a large kitchen is available and allows for self catered or external caterers. Open 7 days a week.
YALLOURN GOLF CLUB
Golf Links Road, YALLOURN HEIGHTS 3825 | Phone: 03 5127 6962 | www.yallourngolfclub.com.au
Yallourn Golf Club's quality 18 hole par 72 parkland course winds around the historic Coach Road hill in the heart of the Latrobe Valley. The course consists of Santa Ana couch fairways with 34 bunkers. Yallourn is a test for the experienced player while still enjoyable to the social golfer.
Course Availability: Green fees players including groups welcome 7 days.
Course Description: Men 18 holes Par 72, ACR 71.1, 6002 metres Ladies 18 holes Par 72, ACR 72, 5259 metres
Services and Facilities: With two large rooms available for hire, a beer garden, bar and catering services for up to 150 people.
CHURCHILL GOLF COURSE
Mary Grant Bruce Drive, CHURCHILL 3842 | Phone: 03 5122 6295 | www.churchillgolf.com.au
The Churchill Golf Course has a picturesque 9/18 hole (11 tees), manicured fairways are lined with native trees and shrubs. The undulating greens are strategically located to challenge any experienced or social golfer. Situated behind the northern end of Federation University.
Course Availability: Green Fee – play all day $10.00 per person
Course Description: 9/18 holes (11 tees)
BIG SWING GOLF
State of the art indoor licensed golf centre with 3 Full Swing Golf simulators. Bookings advised.
Simulators can be hired in half hourly units. Play one of 90 world class courses, refine your swing at the range/pitch and putt or test your skills.
Bar and catering available making it ideal for groups and functions.
Coaching and memberships available.
Course Availability: Monday to Friday 9am - 11:30pm, Saturday 9am - 3pm, groups by appointment/booking.