Melbourne’s best public golf location, built on tradition but not bound by it
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Built in 1936, Yarra Bend Golf Course is recognised as one of the top public golf courses in Melbourne. Conveniently located just 10 minutes outside of Melbourne CBD, this family friendly venue is the perfect countryside escape, without leaving Melbourne city.
Whether you are making your way around the scenic open access golf course which tracks the Yarra River, working on your game at the driving range or entertaining your kids with a round of mini golf, you will be struck by the beauty of this venue. Yarra Bend Golf is a public access location, where all are made to feel welcome.
Yarra Bend Golf course is a premier, public golf course that boasts 18-holes, attracting people to play golf in Melbourne due to its exceptional location and course layout. There’s no need to travel out of your way to the country when yarrabend golf course provides the aesthetic of a country town course, without the distance.
Famed for its beautiful botanic views and exceptionally manicured golf holes, allow yarrabend golf course to transport you to the splendour of the countryside. Our Melbourne golf course trails the Yarra River, delivering irreplaceable views of the city that you won’t find elsewhere whilst playing golf in Ivanhoe, Fairfield or other public golf courses in Melbourne.
The challenging layout and quality year-round course conditions certainly makes for a golf experience not to be missed! Just 10 minutes away from Melbourne CBD, our Ivanhoe golf course is the ideal destination in terms of travelling before or after working hours, if you want to play golf in Ivanhoe or surrounding suburbs.
Yarra Bend Golf Range is a state-of-the-art golf range designed to suit all weather conditions, taking you comfortably from day to night, all year round. The driving range is complete with covered and outdoor bays, quality range balls and a tour level short game practice and improvement centre, ensuring that playing golf in Melbourne is never off the agenda, no matter the time of year.
Our premium Melbourne golf course now boasts a large public access Santa Ana grass practice tee, and the hard-wearing, self-repairing grass is the ideal addition to take our driving range from good to great, in Melbourne’s unruly climate.
Everyone is welcome at our Melbourne golf course and driving range. This versatile and entertaining practice facility opens its gates to group clinics, golf schools, and groups that want to enjoy some team building fun. We’re open every day from 7am to 10pm (from 10am on Mondays), meaning that avid golfers across the city can comfortably fit some practice at the golfing range in and around their working hours without a care in the world.
Yarra Bend Adventure Gulf provides a family friendly experience for people of all ages and skill levels to enjoy. The enormously popular concept has been a huge hit for people playing golf in Ivanhoe, and surrounding suburbs of Melbourne since we began hosting it back in 2003.
Full of action and plenty of fun features, the 36-hole Adventure Golf facility, otherwise known as Putt Putt or Crazy Golf, combines an innovative design and holes of varying difficulty to deliver both a challenging and amusing day out for groups of friends and families of all sizes wanting to enjoy golf in Ivanhoe and the city of Melbourne.
Our space is not just limited to small groups, but happily hosts children’s parties, and welcomes corporate groups, school holiday programs and excursions too. Yarra Bend Adventure Golf can also be hired out for private functions, so if you’re hoping to play private golf in Melbourne, you’ve come to the right place.
Yarra Bend Golf is the proud Australasian ‘home’ to BannLynchMcDade, the world’s most awarded golf coaching team.
Principle coaches Steve Bann, Dale Lynch, and Denis McDade head up an outstanding group of professionally trained golf coaches, who have collectively received coaching awards all over the globe. The talented team are consultants to icons such as Nike and the Titleist Performance Institute, our country’s peak golf body Golf Australia, as well as to Golf Victoria, and the Victorian Institute of Sport.
Upskill and educate yourself today whether you’re in Fairfield or Ivanhoe. Our golf course provides a number of educational clinics, private instructions, coaching lessons, and team building programs at incredibly reasonable prices. BannLynchMcDade are committed to helping you continuously improve your game, whilst enjoying yourself as you learn and grow.