Date: 27th February 2013
For the serious enthusiast or professional, Queenstown golf opportunities offer a world class range of links in a stunning alpine environment.
One of the highlights of Queenstown golf is the New Zealand PGA Masters held at the Hills on the outskirts of Arrowtown, next door to the stunning Millbrook resort course. Across the road are the beguiling Arrowtown links and over at Kelvin Heights another expertly designed 18 holes await enthusiasts.
The New Zealand PGA returns to the Hills course on the outskirts of Arrowtown this year with the facilities and course acclaimed by professionals around the globe. Along with the high standard of play the stunning scenery and warm weather has ensured a fantastic experience for spectators.
A festival atmosphere with stalls and some of the area’s premium wines and produce await you at the 19th tee.
Just next door, Millbrook resort offers golfers a beautiful purpose built course designed by Sir Bob Charles with five different tee positions to suit all levels.
A mix between manicured ‘parklands’ courses and links with natural hazards such as schist rock, tussock and streams Millbrook has also had the addition of the Coronet Nine designed by Greg Turner in 2010.
Just along the road is one of New Zealand’s earliest and most iconic clubs, Arrowtown. Established in 1911 the hilly course has a number of challenges for even the most experienced club player with narrow fairways, natural rock features and at times, a devious wind.
Arrowtown itself is also the ideal spot for refreshment after a round with cafes and restaurants of a world class standard.
No golfing expedition would be complete without tackling the Kelvin Heights Queenstown golf club course. Rated as one of New Zealand’s most scenic courses, Kelvin heights continues to amaze first time visitors with it’s immaculately kept grounds, mountain and lake scenery and classy facilities.
Queenstown golf is in a class of its own, whether as a visiting professional , enthusiastic club player or beginner the professional coaching, facilities and environment will ensure a memorable golfing experience.
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