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Australian Golf Course Rankings

ausgolf has just about every ranking list ever published on Australia's best golf courses. From The Golf Course Guide, Golf Digest, Golf Australia and Golf Magazine. We present all the Top 100 Golf Course Rankings - sometimes incorrectly called Golf Course Ratings, the term used to denote course difficulty and numbers such as AMCR, AWCR and Slope (click here for information)
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2017 GOLF Course Guide Top 100

The GOLF Course Guide's list of Australia’s Best Courses available to Green Fee players has a new No. 1 - the stunning Cape Wickham Links on King Island, followed by Barnbougle Dunes and Lost Farm. That's three Tasmanian stars at the very pinnacle of Australian golf. read more...

2016 Australia's Top 100 Golf Courses, Australian Golf Digest Magazine 

Compare all the Top 100 Public Access Course Rankings for 2016

2016 Golf Australia Magazine Top 100

2014 Australia's Top 100 Golf Courses, Australian Golf Digest Magazine

In March 2014 Australian Golf Digest released its latest Top 100 rankings. New arrivals onto the list in 2014 included the brand new Stonecutters Ridge course in Sydney (67), the redesigned East Course at The Grange Golf Club (40) in Adelaide, RACV Healesville (80) and Fleurieu (99) near Adelaide. For the full list, and commentary from Architecture Editor Darius Oliver, click here

royal melbourne - still no. 1?
Royal Melbourne West, once again Australia's unchallenged No. 1 - Pic by David Scaletti

2016-17 World's 100 Greatest Courses (Golf Digest)  See how the Aussies fared.

GOLF Course Rankings Compared 

We take a look at the methodology and the results from the latest ranking lists.

...which list is best?

Golf Course rankings are always controversial, and in 2012 Golf Digest came out with a direct swipe at their rival Golf Australia’s process. So which list really is the best, what’s the best process, and what criteria should be used? Read more…


Moonah at the National GC features in
Australia's Best Golf Courses.

Pic by David Scaletti

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