The Dunes Golf Resort in The Coromandel


On the front cover again – 13 Sept 2016

We have been honored to make the front cover of the July-Aug edition of the TurfCraft International magazine which is published throughout Australasia within the turf industry. Click on the photos to read the full article. Thank you to Alastair Dowie for allowing us to be involved in this high end[…]

2 Person Ambrose – 24 Jun 2016

The oldest pairing (combined age nearly 160) won The Dunes two-person ambrose tournament on Friday. Barry Titchmarsh and Bob Stevens took the major prize with a net 65.5, just half a shot ahead of fellow Dunes members Keith Law and Ross Bryant with Purangi visitors Alastair Sims and Tim Bartlett[…]

Hole in one – 1st April 2016

Wielding his trusty five iron, “CJ” Palmer played the perfect shot on the 142m 18th at The Dunes last week. The feat was viewed and applauded by a small but appreciative gallery on the terrace. It not being a competition day CJ (sponsor of the Dunes Hole in One) didn’t[…]

East Waikato Vets Golf Tournament – 7 March 2016

East Waikato Vets had a spectacular day at The Dunes Golf Resort in The Coromandel on Monday with the course presented to high standards and was enjoyed by all. Due to windy conditions on the day golfers found it difficult to stay on the fairways. 🙂 As seen by the[…]

Ryan Fox at The Dunes – 30 Dec 2015

  Ryan Fox at The Dunes. We had the honor yesterday of hosting golf professionals, Ryan Fox and Marcus Wheelhouse. Ryan came to have a practice round before he flies over to South Africa to play in the open. Thank you for Filip Kaczmarek for the images.  You may follow[…]

Summer Concession Cards – 5 Nov 2015

We are introducing a new summer concession card for golfers visiting Matarangi who don’t want to become members but want to have the fun of a few rounds of golf while on holiday. For $500 you receive a card which entitles you to 10 rounds of golf between 1 December[…]

Rural Fire Force Golf Tournament – 16 Oct 2015

Another great Matarangi Fire Force Ambrose Tournament last Friday with 26 teams playing in testing, windy conditions. The course was set up beautifully by Greens’ Superintendent Neil Tombs and his crew and as usual organisation by Paul Shaw and St Arnold along with help from a number of brigade members[…]

Dunes Challenge in The Coromandel – 11 Sept 2015

A disappointing turnout from locals but a very healthy response from visitors resulted in a successful Dunes Challenge on Saturday. The spoils were taken by North Shore visitor Dennis Ebert with 39 points scored in trying, cold, windy conditions. Second was Tony De Coek (celebrating his birthday weekend with a[…]