Golf club and ball


Golf is a club-and-ball sport where players use various clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a course in as few strokes as possible.

There are different ways to play golf, including the standard 9 or 18 hole rounds on a full golf course, as well as  'Pitch & Putt' which is played over a much shorter course, and Mini or Putt Putt Golfa novelty golf game played with a putter on a miniature course usually having tunnels, bridges, sharp corners, and obstacles

Local Golf Opportunities

Start at your local golf club. All clubs have competitions you can enter and times and days when you can play a game without being part of a competition. They also have Golf Professionals who can either provide you with private coaching sessions or hook you up with someone who can.

Canberra has a bunch of golf courses in every part of the city, as well as driving ranges to get some practice in, Pitch and Putt courses to 

Visit the ACT Monaro Golf Association website or Golf NSW website to find your local club. And if you need any help at all, get in touch with Cricket ACT's Community Cricket Manager  - Mark Barnes ( or 0432 875 992).