GRAEME GRANT GOLF DESIGN

8 Victor Avenue Cheltenham,
Victoria, Australia 3192
p:
+ 61 (03) 9583 7532
f: + 61 (03) 9583 7784
m: 0418 540 586
graeme@gggolfdesign.com.au

ABN: 897 626 193 13
graeme grant profilegraeme grant philosophygggd servicesgggd case studiesgolf course gallery

 

 
golf course design

CASE STUDIES - KOOYONGA GOLF CLUB

Kooyonga has for many years been amongst the top echelon of Australia’s golf courses. However, the ever increasing distance the ball travels has meant that now many of the hazards are out of place and openings to the greens and their general contouring are inappropriate.

A process of gradually moving through the course to address any weaknesses began early in 1998 and now ten greens and various other features have been dealt with.

Safety was a major concern in our assessment of the course. The new 15th is a result of former boundary problems. Approximately 7,500 cubic metres of sand was moved to create the new green and surrounds approximately 30 metres to the right of the existing.


kooyonga golf course 15th before
kooyonga golf course 15th during construction
kooyonga golf course 15th after

Kooyonga Golf Club original 15th hole

 

Kooyonga Golf Club 15th ready for grassing
Kooyonga Golf Club 15th completed

< back to case studies

 

 
next >


site created by salt design
 
copyright 2003 Graeme Grant Golf Design