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13th Beach Golf Links, VIC

9-12 February, 2023

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Spectator info | Vic Open

The Vic Open returns to 13th Beach Golf Links, Barwon Heads, from 9-12 February 2023.

Check out the tournament village with food trucks, animal farm and mini golf... discover what everyone is talking about - the excitement that is the Vic Open! Four days of watching brilliant golfers take to the stage with no ropes!

Free entry allows you to walk the fairways with our men and women professionals and some of the best amateurs in the country at the same course, at the same time, while they play for equal prize money.

Catch all four days broadcasted live on television (TBC times).

Come and see what all the fuss is about!

Can't make the event? Catch the television coverage all four days!

The official event charity is Challenge, which supports kids and families living with cancer.

13th Beach Golf Links: Creek Course Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th February, 2023

The Victorian Inclusive Championship is the state equivalent Vic Open for golfers with a disability in Victoria. As a World Ranking for Golfers with a Disability event (WR4GD), the Victorian Inclusive championship is played concurrently with the Vic Open, connecting into a global tournament structure run by the International Golf Federation and EDGA.

Played under the same conditions as the Vic Open field, players contest 36-holes.

Participants from across Australia who are vision impaired, amputees, neurological and players with intellectual disabilities come together under the same rules and contest the gross, net and stableford events.

The Australian Wheelchair Championship will return - a 36-hole championship for seated golfers who play golf through assistive equipment such as the Ottobock Paragolfer, an all-terrain power chair designed specifically for golf. The only event of its type in the southern hemisphere!

Prize money: AUD$840,000 ($420,000 each) Sanctioning tours: ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia & WPGA Tour of Australasia Field size: 228 players (144 men & 84 women) Format: 72-hole stroke play; cut after 54-holes and 36-holes

Tickets

Entry is free of charge! Car parking for all vehicles is $10 per car per day at the venue and can be purchased at Car Park C, located via Lings Rd. Gates open at 6.30 am each day with the tournament village open from 7.30 am.

What’s On

TOURNAMENT VILLAGE: Daily from Thursday to Sunday; 9.00am – 5.00pm

  • Food and drinks

  • Fun golf activations and other family friendly activities

  • Challenge marquee

Terms of entry

We're excited to host another Vic Open at 13th Beach Golf Links and would like all attendees, staff and players to have a wonderful event experience. Please click here for terms of entry when attending the Vic Open.

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The event will be televised across all four days, times to be advised closer to the event.

Street Address 13th Beach Golf Links, 1732 Barwon Heads Rd, Barwon Heads VIC 3227

Entry & parking Entry is free! Car parking for all vehicles is $10 per car per day at the venue and can be purchased at Car Park C, located via Lings Rd.

Railway PT and VLine services operate to the Geelong Railway Station at regular service frequencies seven days a week. For further train travel information, please visit the following website: https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/

Bus Regular bus services (Route 55) then operate from the Geelong Railway Station to Ocean Grove with a bus stop directly opposite the front gate of the 13th Beach Golf Links. For complete Route 55 bus timetable information, please visit: https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/timetables/line/9522/

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