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Casterton Golf Club Returns to Social Play

“Golf Australia, the PGA and WPGA continue to work closely with the Victorian government to accelerate the return of Golf in Victoria. We support the Government’s vaccination program and believe this is the best pathway to a full return for our sport.” – Golf Australia

Operations Advice – Regional Victoria

  • Golf Australia confirmed that there is no 20-person cap that applies to golf courses
  • Regional clubs and facilities may operate from 11.59pm, Thursday 9th September.
  • Play can be conducted in groups of four, and there is no limit on the number of players at your facility.
    • NB: Golf is able to be played in an unrestricted manner as a 50 metre distance can be maintained between groups at all times. Please note, mass gathering limits must still be observed.
  • No competition golf may be played, but social scores may be submitted for handicapping purposes.
    • NB: The Victorian Government position on competitions being conducted across any sport is a blanket rule.
  • Spectators are prohibited except for one parent permitted to supervise children.
  • Coaching – outdoors only limited to 10 people plus the coach.
  • Masks must be worn at all times unless there is a medical reason not to do so. This includes while playing golf.
  • Shared equipment such as pull buggies and carts must be cleaned between uses. Flag sticks and bunker rakes can remain in play and should be cleaned regularly.
  • All staff, members and visitors must check in using the QR service.

Clubhouse Operations – Regional Victoria

  • Food and beverage service – Seated service only with a maximum of 20 people outdoors and 10 indoors subject to meeting the density limits of one person per four square metres. For avoidance of doubt, this is a maximum of 30 people across your facility.
  • Changing rooms can not be used except for toilet access.
  • Masks must be worn at all times.
  • All staff, members and visitors must check in using the QR service.

Thankyou for understanding the restrictions at this time.