Australia has a rich sporting history and is pleased to play host to the Australian PGA Championship in 2017.
Considered as the the most popular PGA Tour, the Australian PGA Championship is Australia’s flagship competition.
Australian PGA Championship 2017 Dates – Royal Pines Gold Coast
The RACV Royal Pines Resort on the Gold Coast is a golfer’s paradise. The 27-hole championship golf course is a must-visit destination for all golfers as it features a world-class driving range, excellent pars and amazing fairways. Measuring at 6,690 metres, with six par 4’s that measure more than 400 metres, four par 5’s that are over 500 metres and a 201 metre par 3, this course is challenging even for the world class professionals that come to play here.
The Australian PGA Championship is an important competition because points won on this tour count for World Golf Ranking points and the winner of the Championship wins approximately $1.5 million.
Spectators are permitted to bring your own food and non-alcoholic beverages into the venue, however please leave large eskies and glassware at home.
Public parking is available at the car park opposite Metricon Stadium, entering off Alabaster Dr. A free shuttle bus runs from the car park to the main gate for spectators, commencing from 5.30am on Thursday through to Sunday, and finishes at 7.00pm each day. The cost of parking is $10 for one day, or $20 for two or more days.
Accommodation is available at the Royal Pines Resort, however rooms book out well ahead of the event. Other accommodation is located nearby, so click on our link below for the best accommodation deals.