Otago Golf Club, established in 1871 is celebrating its 150th anniversary in 2021 – the oldest club in the Southern Hemisphere. This is our venue for the 2021 Golf New Zealand 9-Hole Masters Tournament. Players will get the chance to walk in the footsteps of golfing legends, Gene Sarazen, Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, Peter Thomson, Bobby Locke, Marilynn Smith along with New Zealand’s Sir Bob Charles, Greg Turner, Frank Nobilo, Phil Tataurangi, and Michael Campbell – to name but a few of the greats that have battled it out on the Balmacewen course.
Tournament dates: Monday 15th November - Wednesday 17th November 2021
The 2021 tournament will be held in the 150th Anniversary Week, open to all affiliated golfers, men and women, aged 40+, both 9 hole or 18 hole members. This is in line with the Golf NZ modification, to allow players to have one handicap recorded within the DotGolf system.
PaR nz Golfing Holidays is excited to be part of this anniversary. This is your chance to play one of the top courses in the South Island, a picturesque 18-hole layout with a sloping terrain, known for its quality fairways and superb greens.
The 27-hole Tournament will be played over 3 days, with 9-holes stableford competition scheduled, morning rounds on:
- Monday 15 November
- Tuesday 16 November
- Wednesday 17 November