Nelson has some delightful and challenging golf courses in close proximity to the city, and others in towns nearby.

Nelson Golf Club Inc


Nelson Golf Club’s 18 hole championship links course is adjacent to the district’s airport and the picturesque waters of Tasman Bay. This beautiful seaside links course has reputedly the best greens in the country. (Greens fee details) Nelson Golf Club is proud to have been chosen to host the 2014 New Zealand Amateur Championship.

Address: Stoke, Nelson, New Zealand
Phone: +64 (03) 548 5029

Public: 18 Holes Par 72

Golden Downs Golf Club


Address: Wakefield Main Centre Nelson 7095
Phone: +64 (03) 522 4181

Public: 9 Holes

Tasman Golf Club

The Tasman Golf Club welcomes visitors to their challenging Kina Cliffs 9 hole course and to enjoy the awesome views across Tasman Bay and the Mount Arthur ranges. See course information and green fees details…
Address: Tasman Nelson,
Phone: +64 (03) 526 6819

Public: 9 Holes

Waahi Taakaro Golf Club

Address: Waahi Taakaro, Maitai Valley, Nelson 7040, New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 548 7301

Public: 9 Holes

Greenacres Golf Club


Address: Richmond, Nelson
Phone: (03) 544 8420
Holes: 18  Par: 72  Length: Blue: 6202m White: 5973m Women: 5339m

Located on Best Island, 8 kilometres from Richmond, this club has a long history. Greenacres Golf Club welcomes, casual golfers with fair Green Fees and new members both short and long term in all grades with membership rates to suit. For more details, see their Information page and check out the course Gallery

Totaradale Golf Club


Address: Pigeon Valley Road, Wakefield
Phone: (03) 541 8030

Holes: 9  Par: 72  Length: 5538m

Motueka Golf Club

Motueka Golf Club

Address: Motueka
Phone: (03) 528 8998
Holes: 18  Par:  Length: Men: 5757m Women: 5076m

The course is located on Harbour Rd, two minutes from the town centre and is suitable for all ages and abilities. The level course is set in lush, tree lined fairways and sea views and offers beautiful panorams. Motueka Golf Club was established in 1920 and has a resident coach who runs a fully equipped golf shop and coaching at all levels. (Green fees)

Redstone Golf Park


Phone: 03 5418452
Address: Wai-iti Valley Rd, Wakefield, Nelson