Course Guide Wynyard Golf Club

 

1st...485m... Par 5.
Straight-away undulating.
Heavily treed  left from the tee. Dam on left about 280 metres out. 
 Large pines left and right for second/third shot. 2 fairway bunkers not obvious until nearing them about 80 metres from green.
 4 bunkers surrounding a long narrow green. Very deep pot bunker short right.

2nd...354m... Par 4. 
Undulating fairway with a "dragon tail" running full length, left
Dog leg to right following the shape of the Bass Strait coastline.
 
Out of bounds right. Very wind affected with the westerly pushing a wayward ball out of bounds.

3rd...275m... Par 4.
Signature hole of the course.  Very picturesque dog leg,
again around the shoreline with
Table Cape and Fossil Bluff in the background. 
Although relatively short has fairway bunker left.  4 green side bunkers. 
Out Of Bounds full length right hand side and behind the green.
Wide shallow green; swirling wind around Fossil Bluff makes club selection very important.

Third hole with Table Cape and Fossil Bluff in background.

4th...177m... Par 3.
Down hill to a large green sloping towards you.
 Very important to ensure an uphill putt.
Can be anything from driver to five iron from the tee when the wind is blowing 13th, same hole from higher up the hill and longer (192m).
 Views
from this tee range 30 - 40 km along the coastline of
Bass Strait to Devonport.

5th...320m... Par 4.
Another relatively short hole heading towards the sea. 
Heavily treed left and right from tee and right side of green.
Bunkered front and left.

 6th...140m... Par 3.
"Tea tree" hole. Drive is over trees to a large skull shaped green bunkered left and right. 
 No "bail-out" around the trees!

7th ...340m... Par 4.
Straightaway narrow fairway heavily treed and out of bounds (right). 
Line of trees left. 
Green-side bunkers left and right. Long sloping green.

8th...163m... Par 3
Trees left and right from tee.
 Out of bounds right. Bunkers left and right and short right.
 Long narrow green. 17th (152m)  Same hole from different tee position. 
Shorter but trickier in that not all of the fairway is visible over a shallow hill making club selection difficult. 
Green is shaped 45 degrees to the tee.

9th...446m... Par 5.
Tight driving hole between two patches of trees.
Straightaway fairway tree lined for full length.
One bunker left and two on right.
 Can play longer than its yardage into the prevailing westerly wind.

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