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Course Update – 15 March 2019

We are very pleased to report green tinges are emerging on the fairways after some rain in recent weeks and signs of seasonal change. The course is in good condition albeit many fairways are predominantly brown in colour. After a very dry spring and summer and the need to ration available water, only the greens, [...]

2019-03-15T09:30:51+00:00 February 15th, 2019|Course Updates, News|0 Comments

The Island Is King

Long famed for its cheese, free-range beef and laid-back atmosphere, King Island in Bass Strait is also quickly becoming known on a global scale for its amazing, world-class golf. With two magnificent courses now gracing its shores, Ocean Dunes and Cape Wickham, golfers from far and wide are buzzing with excitement about this once sleepy [...]

2019-01-16T11:02:58+00:00 January 15th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Golf Australia Magazine – Taste Of Tasmania

Two years ago, Tasmania was named the world’s best ‘undiscovered’ golf destination. The 200 judges for that award simply validated what Australian golfers have known for at least two decades. Leading the way, of course, are the Barnbougle courses, Dunes and Lost Farm, as well as King Island’s dynamic duo of Cape Wickham and Ocean [...]

2018-12-05T06:38:20+00:00 November 7th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Ocean Dunes Ranked 4th Best Public Course

Golf Australia ranks Australia's Top-100 Public Access Courses for 2017 and there's a new No.1. Check out the list here and see how many you have played. Having had all 18 holes opened for play just a few months back, Ocean Dunes enters our public access ranking for the first time. The Graeme Grant design [...]

2018-10-04T02:00:59+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Course Updates, Media Coverage|0 Comments

Australia’s Best New Golf Courses

We’ll start with the rookie that arrived with the most hype. Ocean Dunes was one of the most anticipated new courses this country has seen for some time. Located 4 kilometres outside King Island’s central town of Currie, Ocean Dunes is the passion project of Bernie McMahon, Graeme Grant, Richard Lees and Andrew Mitchell. There [...]

2018-10-04T02:01:00+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Course Updates, Media Coverage, News|0 Comments

King Island Golf – Can It Be That Good?

Over the last few months, you will have doubtless heard all the hype about Australia’s latest golf courses on King Island, namely Ocean Dunes and Cape Wickham. Golf magazines across the globe have touted the rugged beauty and true links style nature of these courses, with some journalists placing these courses among the top in [...]

2018-10-04T02:01:00+00:00 November 5th, 2016|Course Updates, Media Coverage, News|0 Comments

Golf Digest Ocean Dunes Worth The Wait

By Evin Priest ROME wasn’t built in a day. And it certainly wasn’t constructed in the middle of Bass Strait. Yet those involved in the creation of Ocean Dunes don’t need to be told that. Not after they’ve moved heaven, earth and 285 acres of King Island’s west coast to achieve their golfing dream. But [...]

2018-10-04T02:01:00+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Media Coverage, News|0 Comments