The Home of Five Rings and 216 Great Holes.
Carnarvon Golf Club
five kilometres south of the Olympic site is the Carnarvon Golf
Club. The lengthy layout is gearing up for plenty of visitors
as the Olympic media village, which will house more than 1,200 people,
is a pitching wedge distance from the course and knowing media types
they will bring their clubs.
is always lush which makes it play deceptively long. But its strength
lies in its short holes. The par-3s offer great variety, with the
180-yard 12th being the pick of the bunch. The green slopes markedly
from left to right and deep bunkers short right will turn a mishit
into a double bogey in no time.
and Carnarvon are woodland type courses and are as lush as you will
find anywhere in Australia.