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#1 Ablett

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Posted 16 January 2016 - 08:51 AM

I recently moved to the Gold Coast & am seeking the best Courses to play & any that i should avoid?
I played Gainsborough Greens yesterday which was okay but I'm keen to play the Championship n Resort Courses like Hope Island Brookwater etc...

Any advice is apreciated.

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Posted 16 January 2016 - 12:16 PM

Resort courses,

Palm meadows, lakelands, glades, Robina woods (Palmer gold coast) hope Island.

Members courses,
Burliegh, coolangatta west, Windaroo.

Few of us on here are members at burliegh. It's a great course with bugger all water unlike the majority of gold coast courses. It's pretty much always in great Nick, only criticism is the greens are rock hard.
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Posted 16 January 2016 - 03:03 PM

Members: Sanctuary Cove Pines!

Brookwater is a top course as well

Otherwise Matt has pretty much covered it

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Posted 16 January 2016 - 03:36 PM

Avoid Brookwater.

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Posted 16 January 2016 - 03:46 PM

Some people have an unreasonable dislike of Brookwater

Perhaps not the best design in history from a purely golf perspective but it's spectacular and a genuine challenge
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Posted 16 January 2016 - 05:33 PM

Avoid Brookwater.


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Posted 16 January 2016 - 05:40 PM

Brookwater is punishing...sometime unreasonable, but its good to feel the pain, at least once.

Robina Woods was widely thought of as the best resort layout, but Clive farked that up. I suggest Glades is the best all round resort layout on GC. Hope Island a little tougher and also good fun.
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Posted 16 January 2016 - 08:43 PM

Brookwater is punishing...sometime unreasonable, but its good to feel the pain, at least once.

Robina Woods was widely thought of as the best resort layout, but Clive farked that up. I suggest Glades is the best all round resort layout on GC. Hope Island a little tougher and also good fun.

robina still a great layout but Clive is an arse I agree. Royal Pines has moved up my list now many spots. Great new layout
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Posted 16 January 2016 - 09:24 PM

Lakelands is my pick of what I've played which is limited .
Sanctuary cove
Colonial
Royal pines
Couple others I can't remember.
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Posted 16 January 2016 - 09:34 PM

Thanks people.

So did Clive Palmer buy Robina Woods ?
You'd think after what he did to Coolum he'd find a new hobbie.

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Posted 16 January 2016 - 10:19 PM

Wouldn't call brookwater a gold coast course that's abit of a stretch last time I checked it was in Springfield part of Ipswich city council
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Posted 16 January 2016 - 11:11 PM

Thanks people.

So did Clive Palmer buy Robina Woods ?
You'd think after what he did to Coolum he'd find a new hobbie.

he owns four courses. Robina, colonial, Coolum and a pt Douglas one, he doesn't care about any of them

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Posted 16 January 2016 - 11:14 PM

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Posted 16 January 2016 - 11:37 PM

he owns four courses. Robina, colonial, Coolum and a pt Douglas one, he doesn't care about any of them


He's a piece of shite.
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Posted 17 January 2016 - 12:02 AM

Avoid Brookwater.


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