Golf a hit

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Leisure Golf a hit for residents of The Reserve

An icon of not only the Swan Valley but of golf in WA, The Vines Golf & Country Club is ranked as one of Australia’s best golf resorts.

Open to the public and members, the golf resort boasts two 18-hole courses and is set amongst the lush gardens of the stunning Novotel Vines Resort & Country Club within the majestic Swan Valley.

The 36-hole layout comprises of two world class championship courses – The Lakes and Ellenbrook. The courses have been carefully designed to incorporate the stunning Swan Valley backdrop. The courses offer a challenge for experienced golfers, while those hitting the fairways for more of a social or solo game will appreciate the generous tee positions.

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The golf course was established in 1989 and is regarded as one of WA’s homes for tournament golf. Within the 36 golf holes, is a composite course which was the site of 12 Vines/Heineken Classics.

In its almost three decade history, The Vines has been home to professional international tournaments including the Heineken Classic from 1993 to 2001, the Johnnie Walker Classic in 2006 and 2009 and the LPGA Lexus Cup in 2007.

The events really put WA’s Swan Valley on the world map. 

Booking a social game is easy via www.vines.com.au and the courses are available seven days a week.

 

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Casual leisure prices vary, with an off peak 18 hole game on the Ellenbrook course priced at $50 from Monday to Friday and after 11am on weekends.

Lessons are also available, with a current special offering a 45 minute session from award-winning golf pro Mark Tibbles for $75.

Several types of memberships are also offered, and range from full, flexi and casual membership packages.

If you are looking for fun for the entire family, the state-of-the-art Vines Mini Golf is an 18-hole course suitable for all ages.

A maximum of six players can play each game and the course is open from 8am each day.

Best of all after your spot of golf, you can unwind at the resort’s restaurant or bar for a casual drink or meal.

Purchasers at The Reserve receive a $3,000 line of credit for use exclusively at The Vines Resort and Country Club.