Kauri Cliffs Golf Course

Destination: Northland

Kauri Cliffs Golf Course is in Matauri Bay, Northland. Approximately 4 hours drive north of Auckland CBD, 30 minutes from Kerikeri Airport and 45 minutes drive from Paihia in the Bay of Islands.

Designed by David Harman

Kauri Cliffs is one of those surreal golf experiences that avid golfers should experience at least once in their lifetime. Fifteen holes view the Pacific Ocean, six of which are played alongside cliffs which plunge into the sea. The beautiful inland holes wind through marsh, forest and farmland. Offering five sets of tees, this course offers a challenge to players of every skill level. Kauri Cliffs was selected 49th Best Golf Course in the World by accepted authority, Golf Magazine and Golf Digest USA also selected Kauri Cliffs as 'Best New International Golf Course of 2001'.



  • Par – 72
  • Tiger Tees – 6510 metres / 7119 yards
  • White Tees – 5930 metres / 6485 yards
  • Green Tees – 5560 metres / 6080 yards
  • Red Tees – 5289 metres / 5784 yards
  • Yellow Tees – 4581 metres / 5010 yards


Facilities Include

  • Well equipped Pro Shop
  • Mens & Ladies Locker Rooms
  • Full Dining Room
  • Accommodation at The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs


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