LOCATION: Murray Downs Drive (off Moulamein Rd), Murray Downs, NSW. CONTACT: (03) 5033 1422. WEBSITE: www.murraydownsgolf.com.au DESIGNERS: Ted and Geoff Parslow (1991). PLAYING SURFACES: Wintergreen couch (fairways), Penncross bentgrass (greens). PGA PRO: Mark Bowd. GREEN FEES: $50 (18 holes). $25 (reciprocal members)
MEMBERSHIPS: Murray Downs has several membership options. The golf and bowls membership is $615, while country membership (must reside outside 10km radius of the club) is $390. Intermediate membership, for 18 to 24-year-olds is $210, while a junior sporting membership is $45. RECIPROCAL CLUBS: Murray Downs has reciprocal rights with more than 90 clubs around Australia. See the website www.murraydownsgolf.com.au
ACCOMMODATION: The Murray Downs Resort is located just opposite the 16th fairway and only a short stroll from the Clubhouse and Pro Shop. The resort is the perfect place to wind down after your day on the course with a large tropical pool, indoor heated spa, barbeque area and if you’re feeling like some more energetic activity there is a tennis court as well.
On course packages at Murray Downs Resort include on course accommodation, cooked breakfast, unlimited golf and meal vouchers to the Club bistro.
Two-night packages start from $260 per person twin share, while five-night packages start from $525. Conditions apply.
For more details, visit the website www.murraydownsresort.com.au