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Queensland and Victoria Best in State Rankings 2021

After publishing our ACT and NSW rankings last week, it’s now time to focus on Queensland and Victoria. We’ve added another ten courses to our Queensland chart and we've created an inaugural Top 100 for Victoria...

Queensland and Victoria Best in State Rankings 2021

Top 100 Golf Courses of Australia 2021

Welcome to the latest revision of our Australian national ranking list. The top five positions remain exactly as they were when we carried out our reappraisal two years ago, but there’s plenty of movement further down the table.

Top 100 Golf Courses of Australia 2021

Review of the Month January 2021 – Gávea

As humans, we like to categorise things and attach labels to them. Golf is much the same, whether it be the type of shot you hit, the ball you play or the course you walk. Having wrestled with it for some time, I have found categorising Gávea particularly difficult.

Review of the Month January 2021 – Gávea

The Real Links Courses of Britain & Ireland v2

241 courses in Britain and Ireland made our version two (v2) Real Links list. Scotland has more than any other country, 100 in total, with 62 in Ireland (50 in the Republic and 12 in the North), 56 in England, 19 in Wales and 4 on three separate islands.

The Real Links Courses of Britain & Ireland v2

Review of the Month December 2020 – Bulls Bay

Bulls Bay is one of golf’s best-kept secrets. Though its renown has grown in recent years, the vision of founder Joe Rice and the late Mike Strantz, has been given a much-deserved facelift by Alan Black and his grounds crew, and the result is truly something to behold.

Review of the Month December 2020 – Bulls Bay

Responses to News Items

Top 100 Golf Courses of Australia 2021

Top 100 rankings are always going to generate, hopefully, healthy debate and that is no bad thing. The one omission I note is Capital Golf Club. This is an ultr...

Top 100 Golf Courses of Australia 2021

Grant, at least one of the above responders has played Ellerston. We’re guessing you haven’t yet received the invitation, but we’d wager that if you were invite...

Top 100 Golf Courses of Australia 2021

I like the mix of the Top 20 though I think NSW GC is too high - given it's currently WIP with Renaissance Golf Design. Good things are happening in Australian...

Responses to Course Reviews

Noyac

Mr. Ward:Thanks for your thoughtful review of Noyac Golf Club. The course truly is a “hidden gem” in an area with some of the best in the world. The Club has w...

Links at Gettysburg

Jeff:I stated my comments because of my familiarity with both States since I am a resident from neighboring New Jersey and have played numerous rounds throughou...

Links at Gettysburg

Off the top of my head, I'm not sure I could tell you what the consensus top public course in Pennsylvania is, or if there even is one. I certainly can for New...

Hotchkiss

Sorry to hear, Steve. The only good news I can offer is that I've heard from a reputable source (and fellow Raynor Society member) that the school may be puttin...