news covid updateCurrent COVID-19 advice for the Tenterfield Local Government Area

AS the NSW Government roles out the roadmap to recovery certain COVID-19 restrictions still apply to ensure the safety of our community. From Monday 18 October 2021 until further notice, the Tenterfield Golf Club is open for normal business activities with the following Government applied COVID-19 restrictions applying:

  • Only fully COVID vaccinated patrons will be permitted to enter our Club to utilise the Club facilities (unvaccinated or partially vaccinated patrons are permitted to enter the Club to purchase takeaway food or beveridges to be consumed off premises)
  • Unvaccinated or partially vaccinated patrons are permitted to play golf in groups of two only and must be in separate motorised buggies if not from the same household.
  • Our Club is subject to one person per 4sqm inside and one person per 2sqm outside, with standing while drinking permitted outside only.
  • Patrons may stand or be seated when indoors and outdoors if consuming food or alcohol.
  • Group bookings are limited to 20 persons only.
  • You must check-in and check-out when visiting our Club.
  • Face masks* must be worn at all times while inside Club premises but can be removed for the purpose of eating or drinking.

*Face mask exemptions do apply for persons over 12 years old, please consult with Club management (proof of exemption is now a requirement) Children under 12 years old are not required to wear a face mask indoors.

Club House opening hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 10am to 10pm.
  • Saturday: 7am to 10pm.
  • Sunday: 9am to 9pm.

Bistro opening hours:

  • Lunch: 12pm to 2pm Tuesday to Sunday.
  • Dinner: Every evening 6pm to 8pm.

Golf competitions will run as normal, with Veterans’ teeing off at 10:30 on Tuesday, Ladies at 10:30 on Wednesday and as per normal conditions for Saturday and Sunday.

Local Rules update:

  • GROUPS OF FOUR - groups of four are now permitted. Two persons may share a cart.
  • SCORECARDS - marking of scorecards will return to normal, whereby a player swaps with a playing partner, and two individual signatures are required upon the same once completed.
  • FLAGSTICK - the flagstick can be removed from the hole; however, we still recommend leaving it in during play. If handled, the player should wear a glove whenever possible.
  • BUNKERS - rakes will be reintroduced in all bunkers, and the preferred lie rule for this will be removed - therefore they must play the ball as it lies or deem the ball as "unplayable" where applicable. When holding and using the rake, the player should wear a glove whenever possible.
  • NEAREST THE PINS - nearest the pins are now in place for all competitions. Please check with Club management on your arrival at the Club for further COVID Safe requirements that may be place.

Entering NSW from Queensland by road

Before travelling from Queensland to visit our club, please check any COVID related requirements for interstate travellers at

Further COVID related advice when visiting our club

  • If you are feeling unwell, please stay at home and reschedule your visit to our club.
  • Remember to check-in when visiting and follow any COVID restrictions in place.
  • Maintain social distancing of 1.5m at all times.
  • Use the hand sanitiser available, and practice good respiratory hygiene.

For all COVID related enquiries:

Tenterfield Golf Club Ltd - 02 6736 1480

Important note:

Government restrictions in regard to COVID-19 can change at any time. Updated COVID-19 information will be posted on our website and in the clubhouse, as it becomes available.