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Course Condition Report – 10 October 2019

The course condition is currently very good and as the warmer weather approaches the condition of the fairways and surrounds will continue to improve. Currently, most fairways are in good condition coming out of winter, the exceptions are 5th, 11th and 12th which will need extra time to fill in. It is envisaged that all [...]

2019-11-03T10:14:57+00:00 November 1st, 2019|Course Updates|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