Golf on The Murray
Teeing off in the beautiful Murray River region is a pleasure, with challenging courses, tranquil riverside locations, and delicious food and wine experiences. The natural beauty of the region is spectacular and you’ll find plenty of wonderful things to do and see off the fairways and greens.
An enticing range of golfing experiences are available along Australia’s longest river, from Albury to Wentworth and in the charming towns in between. Redgolf Murray River Golf Trips can tailor a tour that combines playing on championship courses with winery tours and other social activities.
There are plenty of places to stay, from golf resorts to riverside holiday parks, cottages, classic country pubs, and motels. The marvellous events calendar of festivals, markets and sporting competitions includes several amateur golf tournaments, such as the Top of the Murray Classic.
In Albury is the splendid Commercial golf course, one of the finest in Country NSW. Nearby in Howlong is the Howlong Golf Resort’s 18-hole championship course. This superb course and nearby Corowa and Thurgoona golf courses host the popular Top of the Murray annual tournaments.
A short drive west you can play a round or two at Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort, which has three splendid courses and 45 holes in total. A scenic drive northwest is Tocumwal Golf Club’s immaculate 36-hole course and less than hour away is Deniliquin Golf Club’s picturesque course.
South of Deniliquin is Australia’s paddle-steamer capital of Echuca and Moama. There are two excellent 18-hole courses at Rich River Golf Club Resort. Or less than an hour southwest of Deniliquin is Barham, where you can play on the cluBarham’s 18-hole championship course.