Things to do
Adventure and sport
If you love golf, let the experts take you on a private charter golf tour from Sydney to a country course nearby with helicopter flights, golf and lunch included. Teed Up takes keen golfers to the Hunter Valley - and many other locations - for escorted golf days. They'll also organise stay-and-play packages at some of the finest golf courses in Sydney and NSW.
Tee off in NSW
Regional NSW is endowed with an ever-increasing number of championship golf resorts. Many offer glamorous on-course accommodation, spas and chic restaurants as well as fine courses. There are also hundreds of excellent courses located in country towns around the State and most of them welcome visitors. If you’re visiting Sydney and you’d like to travel with the local experts, Sydney Golf Australia provides golf day tours and access to some of the top courses and private golf clubs in Sydney and its surrounds. Maybe join a private charter golf tour from Sydney to a country course nearby with helicopter flights, golf and lunch included. Teed Up specialises in escorted golf days, golf tours and stay-and-play packages allow visitors to enjoy some of the finest golf courses in Sydney.
The Hunter Valley is home to some beautiful golf resorts where you can stay and play. Nestled amongst vineyards and an easy two-hour drive from Sydney, Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club is surrounded by the beauty of native Australian bushland and mature gardens. An 18-hole championship course has sloping fairways and a links-style layout. The Grand Mercure Apartments Cypress Lakes Resort offers full resort facilities, villa accommodation and a luxury day spa. The Hunter Valley Golf and Country Club is a stunning 18-hole championship course set amongst a spectacular backdrop of vineyards. Deluxe hotel and villa accommodation with resort facilities are available on site at the Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley.
The Vintage, Rothbury is a par 71, 18-hole Greg Norman-designed golf course, which has been ranked among the best in Australia. Chateau Elan at the Vintage, in the heart of the Hunter Valley wine country, provides the irresistable combination of fine wine, great golf, pampering spa treatments and luxury accommodation.
Fairmont Resort at Leura in the Blue Mountains has a picturesque cliff-top setting; the nearby Leura Golf Club presents a short but challenging and very scenic 18-hole course. The Fairmont adjoins the course providing contemporary accommodation, pampering spa treatments and a range of other leisure facilities.
Mercure Kooindah Waters Golf and Spa Resort at Wyong on the Central Coast is an 18-hole, par 72 championship course open to the public daily. Resort accommodation and Endota Day Spa invite golfers to stay a little longer. Quay West Resort Magenta Shores Golf and Country Club, also on the Central Coast is an 18-hole championship links-style golf course for guests of this beachfront resort as well as groups of 12 or more.
Mt Broughton Golf and Country Club in the Southern Highlands is an 18-hole course set among lush greens and natural waterways. Adjacent is Peppers Manor House providing elegant country house boutique accommodation, spa treatments and ‘stay and play’ packages.
The Murray region offers stunning weather, spectacular scenery and some excellent golf courses. Sunny days, immaculately groomed golf courses and very reasonable prices make the region a favourite golfing destination.
Cobram Barooga Golf Club
Playing golf at the Cobram Barooga golf club. Image Rob Blackburn
Murray Downs Golf Course, The Murray
Murray Downs Golf Course, The Murray. Image Rob Blackburn, Tourism NSW
Rich River Golf Club Resort, Moama
Rich River Golf Club Resort, Moama. Image Rob Blackburn, Tourism NSW
Golfing, Lake Macquarie
Golfing, Lake Macquarie. Image Paul Foley, Lake Macquarie Tourism
Couple, Leura Golf Course
Leura Golf Course. Image Hamilton Lund, Tourism NSW