Covid-19 Golf Protocols

Safety is Paramount

Golf Protocols

We require all golfers to comply with the following protocols to ensure a safe golfing environment for all.

ARRIVAL & CHECK IN

  • We would ask you not to arrive too early, 15 minutes before your tee time is recommended. Please get everything ready at your car, observing social distancing at all times 
  • The Golf Shop will remain open with only one visitor allowed in at any time. Our shop has been fitted with a screen for safety and social distancing recommendations must be adhered to
  • Please ensure you have washed or sanitised your hands before completing your transaction
  • Please do not delay or congregate around the counter and use card payments only
 

PLAYING GOLF

  • Play will be 3 balls in 14-minute intervals only

  • The driving range will remain closed until further notice. The practice greens are for the use of booked golfers only
  • Avoid handshakes, high-fives and other embraces associated with the etiquette of the game
  • Golfers should always keep 2 metres apart and special care should be taken to maintain 2 metre distance at teeing areas
  • When playing golf, do not remove the pin from the hole, refrain from handling other golfers’ clubs, golf balls and scorecards
  • All golfers should stay more than 2 metres apart when walking to the ball, searching for a ball, and playing shots. Do not touch stray balls

  • Do not share any equipment

  • Bunker rakes will also be removed from all bunkers, please smooth out the surface with your foot

AFTER YOUR GAME

  • The locker rooms will be closed so please return to your car as quickly as possible

  • Social distancing is as important after a round as it is during the round, so when the round is over players must leave the course and the club/facility immediately so that there are no gatherings

What We Are Doing

  • Hand sanitising stations in place
  • One-way queue system marked out on ground and clearly signposted
  • Protective staff screen installed at counter
  • Identified clubhouse touch points cleaned and sanitised before opening daily
  • Bins around clubhouse surrounds secured open if they have a lid
  • Locker rooms closed
  • All seating areas within the clubhouse are closed
  • Trolley handles sanitised before use (wipes and spray available at the trolley area)
  • Golf buggies may be hired but only 1 player may travel in a buggy.  Disinfectant spray will be provided, and this should be used with your golf towel to sanitise the steering wheel, seat and other areas of the buggy before and after use.