Ultraluxe Golf New Zealand & Australia Itinerary
Day 1 | Arrival at The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs
After arriving in Auckland, you will be met and escorted to the nearby helipad for your private helicopter transfer to Kauri Cliffs. This is a flight time of approximately 70 minutes.
This afternoon is at your leisure to relax and enjoy your surroundings. Your Touch of Spice guide can assist with any additional arrangements you would like to make
Day 2 | Golf at Kauri Cliffs
Kauri Cliffs was designed and built by David Harman of Golf Course Consultants, Orlando, Florida. The par 72 championship golf course measures 7,119 yards / 6,510 metres and offers five sets of tees to challenge every skill level.
The beautiful inland holes wind through marsh, forest and farmland. Kauri Cliffs is currently ranked #39 in the world by Golf Digest Top 100 Greatest Golf Courses in the World.
Day 3 | Ata Rangi boat cruise
This striking yacht is the most highly specked Viking 82 ever built, with a top-quality sport fishing tackle and a luxuriously designed interior.
The friendly crew will look after every aspect of your Ata Rangi adventure – from planning your cruise itinerary and activities, to serving up a delectable on-board dining experience.
Day 4 | Arrival at Cape Kidnappers
Enjoy a morning helicopter transfer to Auckland where you will board your private charter to Napier.
Your private guide will meet you at the airport and transport you to Craggy Range Winery for a private hosted lunch before you continue to The Farm at Cape Kidnappers where the remainder of the afternoon is at your leisure.
Day 5 | Golf at Cape Kidnappers
Cape Kidnappers features eighteen holes of golf designed by world renowned golf architect Tom Doak. Completed in 2004, this spectacular New Zealand golf course has been hailed as one of the great modern marvels in golf.
Cape Kidnappers is currently ranked #17 in the world by Golf Digest Top 100 Greatest Golf Courses in the World.
Day 6 | Private charter flight to Queenstown
This morning you will have the option of playing a second round of golf at Cape Kidnappers before your transfer by private vehicle to your private jet for your flight to Queenstown.
This afternoon is at your leisure to relax and enjoy your luxurious surroundings at Lodge at The Hills.
Day 7 | Milford Sound excursion & wine tasting
Lift off from Lodge at The Hills and fly high over the snow-capped Southern Alps to the majestic Milford Sound. Flying through Milford Sound gives you a birds-eye view of the waterfalls and rainforests below before heading north and landing on a remote West Coast beach. From the beach, land high up on a deserted glacier, allowing you time to drive eco-friendly golf balls into untouched land.
Head back over Queenstown and enjoy heli-hopping between some of the region’s best wineries.
Day 8 | Golf at Jack's Point
Jack’s Point championship golf course, designed by John Darby is carved from former high-country station farmland, back dropped by the Remarkables Mountain range and overlooking Queenstown’s Lake Wakatipu, is billed as one of the world’s most spectacular courses.
Day 9 | Arrival at Crown Towers, Melbourne
This morning you will be transferred by private vehicle before boarding your private jet for your flight to Melbourne.
This evening you will enjoy dinner at Nobu Restaurant where head chef Sean Tan and his talented team put a personal spin on traditional Japanese cooking
Day 10 | Golf at Royal Melbourne West
This course is maintained consistent with the principles espoused by Dr Alister MacKenzie. The generous fairways and fast and firm conditions provide good challenges for both low and high handicap players.
Royal Melbourne West is currently ranked #3 in the world by Golf Digest Top 100 Greatest Golf Courses in the World.
Tonight, enjoy dinner at Neil Perry’s Rockpool.
Day 11 | Golf at Kingston Heath
Australian golf professional Des Soutar designed the course in 1925. The bunkers are long, sinewy, gnarly, windswept and, of course, strategically placed.
Kingston Heath is currently ranked #13 in the world by Golf Digest Top 100 Greatest Golf Courses in the World.
Tonight, enjoy a Wine & Whisky Tour of Melbourne.
Day 12 | Arrival at Barnbougle
This morning you will be transferred by private vehicle to Melbourne Airport for your private charter to Barnbougle.
This afternoon enjoy a round of golf at The Dunes where the fairways are wide and the greens are lively; rolling with the natural undulation of the dunes.
Barnbougle Dunes is currently ranked #11 in the world by Golf Digest Top 100 Greatest Golf Courses in the World.
Day 13 | Golf at Lost Farm & wine tour
This morning you will play a round of golf at Lost Farm. Despite their proximity, Lost Farm is remarkably different to The Dunes, the course layout tracks along the coast and inland amongst sand dunes that are significantly steeper than those at The Dunes.
Barnbougle Lost Farm is currently ranked #26 in the world by Golf Digest Top 100 Greatest Golf Courses in the World.
This afternoon you will enjoy a private wine tour showcasing the best of the region.
Day 14 | Arrival at Four Seasons
This morning you will board your private charter to Sydney. You will be met on arrival by your driver and transferred by private vehicle to your accommodation.
This afternoon you will take in the views from the best vantage point in town, the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Tonight, enjoy an evening cruise in the harbour with cocktails and a gourmet meal.
Day 15 | Golf at NSW
During his whirlwind 1926 Australian tour, legendary designer Dr Alister MacKenzie visited La Perouse and was enthused about the potential for building a great golf course. Clearly moved by the surroundings he declared that New South Wales (NSW) would ‘present more spectacular views than any other golf course in the world, except for Cypress Point’. Today golfers continue to make the pilgrimage to this sacred site to tackle a course built by nature, framed by the Pacific Ocean and shaped by the greatest hand of all.
Day 16 | Homeward bound
Today you will be transferred by private vehicle to the airport to check in for your departing flights homewards.
- All Accommodation
- All Transfers
- All meals are provided
- Activities included (excluding days at leisure suggestions)
- Access to all golf courses featured in itinerary
Price on application.
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The (not so) small print
- Other accommodation options are also available in conjunction with this itinerary.
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- All elements of this package are subject to availability at the time of booking.
- Prices exclude alcoholic drinks apart from where specified in the inclusions.
- Prices will vary depending on the time of year that you travel