We invite golfers from New Zealand, Australia and international seeking the chance to tick Kauri Cliffs from their ‘Bucket List’ and play in the 5th annual Copthorne Bay of Islands 4-Course Golf Classic.
- Entries open 14 December 2021. Full tournament entry is NZ$686pp
- Register online now with a NZD$200 deposit. Balance due by 23 April 2022.
- Please refer to our full Booking Conditions at the time of entry online.
Copthorne Hotel Bay of Islands tournament specials from NZD$354pp twin share to stay 6 nights.
- Special booking bonus is a $50 Food & Beverage voucher per room.
An extensive tournament package includes 4 rounds of spectacular golf playing one of New Zealand’s best courses, Kauri Cliffs in carts (#37 in Golf Digest World Top 100 Greatest Golf Course Rankings), Waitangi, Bay of Islands Kerikeri and Whangaroa. The 4 rounds of golf will be played over 5 days, Monday to Friday with a rest day included so you can explore the region.
Stay for the tournament week at the Copthorne Bay of Islands Resort, our naming sponsor and tournament hub. The Resort is a 4-star property located right on the harbour with ocean views and is central to the 4 golf courses, cafes, restaurants and local tourist attractions.
A special feature in 2022 will be a ‘fine dining’ lunch with wine included at the private Kauri Cliffs Lodge after your round at Kauri Cliffs. The views of the Pacific Ocean and the Cavalli Islands is to die for! A great way to enjoy lunch and great wines from The Landing Winery with your golfing buddies!
We start the week on Sunday with Registration, wine tastings and tasty treats at Charlottes Kitchen Restaurant in Paihia. During the week an optional dinner at the historic Duke of Marlborough Hotel in Russell is offered, enjoy a ferry ride across the harbour and a wonderful dining experience in New Zealand’s oldest hotel (Established 1827). We finish the week with a Prize Giving Dinner at the Copthorne Resort.
Limited to the first 250 golfers entered, the tournament is open to men and women golfers, ages 20+, maximum handicap limits of 36.0 for men and 40.4 for women apply. The competition format is single Stableford, playing in handicap divisions with an added Gross competition for low markers. There are fun daily prize giving as well as an overall prize table.
Let us know with your entry if you are travelling with friends and we will ensure you play on the same course rotation across the week.
Activities available on the rest day include a Hole in the Rock Dolphin Cruise, a Cape Reinga Day trip with Fullers Great Sights and the opportunity to visit the fascinating Waitangi Treaty Grounds. The region has lots of wineries to visit and if you are after more golf, what about a day trip to play Carrington Resort.
Enter now, and travel to the Bay of Islands to enjoy some of the best golf Northland has to offer.
Final note; all COVID protocols as advised by the New Zealand Government, Golf New Zealand and all partners including the four golf courses, hotel providers as booked with PaR nz Golfing Holidays, and the various function providers will be followed. With current guidelines in place it is fully expected that all golfers participating in functions along with entry into golf clubhouses, bar and food areas, will need to be fully vaccinated, with proof of a vaccine certificate. As and when event, function, travel and golf playing guidelines are reviewed and announced by the respective authorities, competitors and non-playing guests will be advised.
Denise & Kim
Denise Langdon and Kim Buckley
Directors I PaR nz Golfing Holidays