Ratho Farm Golf Course
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Andrex228
S 42° 22.387 E 146° 59.968
55G E 499956 N 5308795
Quick Description: It is Australia’s oldest golf course, and the oldest remaining outside of Scotland.
Location: Tasmania, Australia
Date Posted: 1/16/2022 1:25:24 PM
Waymark Code: WM15K9Y
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Bryan
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Long Description:
The Ratho Farm Golf Links were first laid out and enjoyed by the pioneering Reid family, who emigrated from Scotland and settled Ratho in 1822.

The Ratho Golf Links is a time capsule, among the best preserved of all the world’s early golf courses. Its most apparent uniqueness is the sheep, which graze and keep the playing areas short, with fences to keep them from the square greens.

(from the Ratho Farm website)
Public or Private Course: Public

Greens Fees: 40.00 (listed in local currency)

Holes: 18

Carts or Caddies:
Pull Carts are available to hire

Web Site URL: https://www.rathofarm.com/golf/

Golf Club phone number: 03 6259 5553

Rental Clubs available: yes

Physical Address:
2122 Highland Lakes Road
Bothwell, TAS Australia

Pro Shop phone number: Not listed

Course Slope: Not listed

Caddies available: Not Listed

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