The Barossa Valley Golf Club was previously known as the Angaston Golf Club (est. 1905) a 9 hole course situated between Nuriootpa and Angaston. In 1963 the club purchased 162 acres of land from Penfolds at Kalimna and renown golf architect Hedley Vernon Morcom was commissioned to design the current 18 hole course. Opened in June 1965 the golf course had greens installed in 1994 after irrigation proved successful in providing year round access to water in the 1980's. Surrounded by vineyards the golf course is a haven for birds and kangaroos that are a regular feature at sunrise and sunset. The course is forgiving with soft greens and lush fairways in contrast to the native scrub that leads up to Moppa Hill. The members have been the lifeblood of the Barossa Valley Golf Club, constructing a clubhouse in the 1960's and holding many family events and celebrations over the past 60 years. With a 300 strong membership the club has relied heavily upon volunteers but is also professionally run and has two (2) full time greenskeepers. The course is frequented by many city based social golf groups and holds a 3 day Open event every October. an $50 green fees.
Situated just 5 minutes drive from Nuriootpa the Barossa Valley Golf Club boasts a 6026 metre par 72 course. The course offers a relaxing game of golf in a true bush setting complimented by the wildlife. Kangaroos wander the course as you play and bird fanciers will be delighted by the rare bird life found on a golf course that also acts as a sanctuary for flora and fauna. Built on a rise, the clubhouse presides over a site that combines beautiful scrubby bushland with the occasional glimpse of the world-famous Barossa vineyards. The course is forgiving with soft greens and lush fairways in contrast to the native scrub that leads up to Moppa Hill.
- 18 hole course - Vern Morcom designed - Front nine 3006m back nine 2815m total 5821 meters - Slope rating male white tees 124, scratch rating 71 - Slope rating ladies red tees 118, scratch rating 71 - Front nine par 37, back nine par 35 total par 72 - Course distance markers; Red 200m, Yellow 150m, White 100m
191 Golf Course Rd, Nuriootpa SA 5355
(08) 8562 1589
Members Guest rate $28 per 18 holes 1 complimentary round per member per year