Top 5 Sydney golf courses with a view

13 November 2014

Emirates Australian Open

Adam Scott at the Emirates Australian Open 2013. Image credit: Paul Shire

The Emirates Australian Open will take place at the exclusive Australian Golf Club in Roseberry from 27 – 30 November, 2014.

As Australia’s most prestigious golf championship, the tournament provides the rare opportunity for spectators to admire the world’s top-ranked golfers on some of Sydney’s most perfectly manicured greens.

For those wanting to practice their own game while also taking in stunning Sydney vistas, check out our pick of golf courses offering spectacular Sydney views.

Moore Park Golf Club

The Moore Park Golf Club is located within Centennial Parklands and is the closest public access golf course to the city centre, boasting stunning views of the Sydney skyline. The club features a 60-bay, all-weather driving range and is the home of the Sydney Golf Academy, a great venue for learning and improving your golf game.

Moore Park Golf Course.

Moore Park Golf Course. Image credit: Centennial Parklands

Long Reef Golf Club

The 18-hole course at Long Reef Golf Club overlooks Collaroy Beach and is surrounded by native greenery. Located just 20 km from Sydney city, the commanding beachfront position offers unsurpassed views all the way to the Central Coast in the north and Manly in the south.

Long Reef Golf Club

Image credit: Long Reef Golf Club

St Michael’s Golf Club

Ranked within the nation’s top 100 golf courses by Golf Digest, St Michael’s Golf Club is a 20-minute drive from Sydney city and is located on a stretch of Sydney coastline adjoining the Pacific Ocean. Situated within the Kamay Botany Bay National Park, the course is characterised by hilly native bushland and water views over the Botany Bay peninsula.

St Michael's Golf Course

St Michaels Golf Course. Image Credit: Senasia Publication Group

Bondi Golf Club

The Bondi Golf Club is located near the famous Bondi Beach and offers cliffside views of this iconic coastline. With vistas stretching far across the ocean, the course is a great whale-watching spot during the migration season between May and November. Look out for the ancient Aboriginal stone carvings on flat rocks by the fifth hole.

Bondi Golf Club

Image Credit: Bondi Golf Club

The Coast Golf Club

The Coast Golf Club is perched atop the picturesque cliffs at Little Bay in Sydney`s south eastern suburbs, boasting superb ocean views from almost every playing location on the challenging 18-hole course.

The Coast Golf Course

The Coast Golf Course, Little Bay.