Course care

Course Course Care


All Members and guests are requested to be aware of the following guidelines whilst playing at Royal Hobart Golf Club

Sand Buckets

  • All players are required to carry a sand bucket


  • All divots should be replaced and sand sprinkled over the area.
  • Do not heap the sand up


  • Always enter and leave the bunker at the lowest point
  • Bunkers must be smoothed and rakes placed OUTSIDE the bunker in the designated position.
  • Unless playing your ball, do NOT walk up or down the face of any bunker

On the Green

  • Repair pitch marks on the green, commencing from the back of the pitch mark and push forward with a pitch repairer or tee.
  • Complete the repair by tapping down with putter.
  • Take care removing or replacing the flag stick that you do not damage the edge of the hole
  • Do not drop the flag stick onto the green
  • Do not lift the flag stick by the flag.

Ground Staff

  • Ground Staff have right of way on the course at all times.
  • If the pin is removed from the hole by staff, the hole is temporarily out of play and players must not hit up.
  • Players must wait for acknowledgment from staff that they are aware of your presence before hitting.

Local Rules

  • A local rules noticeboard is located outside the Pro Shop and should be read prior to play.