PAR 72


  • Nine NZ PGA Championships
  • Two New Zealand Mens Opens
  • Current home of NZ Women's Open


Best time of year

  • October - May


All amounts are in $NZ and include GST

Nov-Mar $200
Apr & Oct $145
May - Sep $100


Walk in the footsteps of Clearwater graduates such as Jason Dufner, Bubba Watson and New Zealand's own World Number 1 Lydia Ko on our manicured fairways and greens surrounded by natural spring-fed lakes.

The course features both the standard Par 72 championship layout (5 tees) and an Executive Par 60 “30|30″ challenge designed by Sir Bob Charles.

Our championship pedigree is reflected in the attention to detail in the daily course setup and care. The course is playable by golfers of all abilities and offers a rewarding experience for players of all abilities.

We are located just a few minutes from Christchurch Airport. Visitors are always welcome.

The Golf Course

5 Tee Positions - Men
3 Tee Positions - Women
Playing time 4.25 hours
Par 60 executive layout playing time 3 hours

Signature hole

The par 3 ninth hole combines the challenge of a full water carry with the effect of the prevailing head wind. The par 5 fourteen hole features two water crossings, out of bounds and a tricky split green to challenge every golfers straetgic thinking.

NZGA slope 123 - 137 117 - 137
Course rating 68.8 - 73.1 69.9 - 77.5
Course length(meters) 5155 - 6138 4604 - 5694
Course length(yards) 5637 - 6713 5035 - 6227


  • Hire Clubs (Titleist, Callaway, Taylormade)
  • Shoes (Footjoy)
  • Range Balls
  • Electric Carts
  • Pull carts
  • Showers
  • Lockers
  • Fully stocked Golf-Shop
  • 400m grass driving range
  • Two practice greens
  • Practice bunker
  • NZ PGA Teaching Professionals


  • Venue 2002-2010 NZ PGA Championship
  • Venue 2011-12 BMW NZ Open
  • Venue 2009,2013-2015 NZ Women's Open

Opening Times

7am to 7pm

Pro Shop (Starters office)

7am to 7pm

Club House

11am to 8pm


Clearwater Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
Approximately 7km from Christchurch airport.
decisions Proximity to town:
Approximately 10km from Christchurch central city.

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