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Murray Downs Golf Course

The Best Golf Resort by the Murray River near Swan Hill in Victoria.

Widely acclaimed as being the Murray River's finest golf course, Murray Downs is ranked the undisputed Number 1 Golf Course along the Murray River by the leading golf and travel publications.

Situated a short distance from the Swan Hill CBD, the Murray Downs golf course enjoys a Mediterranean climate year round. Whether you’re an amateur or a pro, your visit to the beautiful Murray River Region playing this magnificent 18-hole championship golf course at Swan Hill will challenge and surprise you.

The Murray Downs golf course resides in the heart of historic Kidman Reid’s Murray Downs Station on the northern banks of the majestic River Murray. The soil is a wonderful reddish brown, dotted by trees and tufts of natural grasses, making for a striking first impression. Man made lakes help with irrigation and drainage, and a mass of flowering native gums line all fairways. Couch grass fairways are superbly manicured and groomed with a defined second cut. Water hazards come into play on numerous holes and soft white sand adorns the bunkers. Although an easy walking layout, small hills, bumps and rolls break the landscape. The bent grass greens are generally large, undulating and very fast with thoughtful tee positions, pin placements and excellent grooming.

A particular highlight is the par-3 5th hole, which starts with a huge carry over a lake. The lake then follows the hole all the way to the green, where bunkers guard the left side of the narrow target. Not surprisingly, this is rated as one of the more challenging holes on the course, nevertheless one that players universally grow to love.

Featuring an array of charming holes, perfectly groomed fairways, well placed water hazards and stunning signature holes, the Murray Downs Golf Course suits players of all ages and abilities. With genuine on-course accommodation at Murray Downs Resort and other outstanding golf resort dining and entertainment facilities, golfers will find all they need within a minute’s walk of the first tee.

Murray Downs Golf and Country Club provides a friendly and comfortable environment to settle back and relax after your game whilst the Golf Resort Accommodation precinct and its idyllic golf leisure and lifestyle offer an affordable break from the everyday. Everything a golfer would want is here at Murray Downs. Golf, bowl, tennis, relax in sunshine by the large tropical pool, wine, dine and enjoy the club, before finishing the perfect day with a spa in true blue Murray Downs Golf Resort luxury.

The Murray Downs golf course at Swan Hill and all it has to offer is an oasis of serenity and an incomparable choice for golfers, Conference Center organisers, corporate guests – in fact anyone looking for a Golf Packages, resort or hotel Swan Hill accommodation by the Murray River or at the Golf Club.


Golf Bookings (03) 5033 1427 or Accommodation Call 1800 807 574 and stay at the best golf resort on the Murray River. For superb Swan Hill golf resort hotel accommodation you can’t go past Murray Downs Resort. We are just a short drive over the historic bridge from Victoria opposite the Murray Downs Golf Course.


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On-course Breakfasts

The breakfast menu at the Murray Downs Resort Hotel is first class. Select from an assortment of hot dishes and mouth-watering grills, juices, beverages, fruits, cereals and bakery items when staying on-course at the golf resort, venture into the snack bar at the Golf & Country Club after 9 am or grab refreshments and other delicious food items at the Pro Shop.


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Food and Refreshments

The daytime eating options for golfers at Murray Downs are sure to impress.

Café: Relax in the brand new café, with homemade cakes and slices. The new café has something for everyone, delicious coffee for an afternoon with the girls, hot food and sandwiches for a quick bite before your round and homemade cakes and slices. Visit the new Murray Downs Café today.

On-course Refreshments: Vending machines and drinking fountains are conveniently located around the Murray Downs Golf Course.

Fairways: A top selection of on-course meals that will satisfy the most varied of tastes. Relax and enjoy a magnificent country club lunch from 12pm-2pm seven days a week!


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Golf & Country Club Dining

Overlooking the Murray River Golf Course, the Murray Downs Golf & Country Club is the perfect place to wine and dine with friends at Swan Hill. The dining menu (6-9pm) includes Smoked Salmon Swirl, New York Steak, Brandy Apple Pork, Grilled Reef Fish, Grilled Lamb Salad, Sailor’s Catch, Coconut Prawns, Tropical Chicken Schnitzel, Turkey & Lemon Risotto and Chicken Parmagiana dishes to name a few!


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In-room entertainment at the Resort

Includes: LCD television with remote, televisions in each bedroom, free in-room movies, Austar, and in-room Internet connection via broadband in most rooms. The internet service at the Murray Downs Resort Hotel is perfect for corporate and business travellers who choose to stay at the resort when conducting business in the Swan Hill region.

Evening entertainment at the Club

Rock’n’roll club, old time dancing, live shows, popular dance bands and more.


On-course entertainment for juniors & teens

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• Junior lounge and adventure playground (3 to 7 years)
• Fully equipped Underground Lounge with internet cafe and free pinball, air hockey, Xbox, PS2, Game Cube etc (8 to 17 years). Both venues are fully supervised nightly from 6 pm.
• Movies on the big screen at the club. Free family movies during school holidays. Screening each Tuesday and Sunday from 1.00pm.
• Kid’s Birthday Club and Teen Scene Club Membership is Absolutely FREE.



A Swan Hill public access golf course that is Australia's BEST golf course on the Murray River!

The Murray Downs Course

Voted Victorian P.G.A. Course of the Year and always featuring in the top selection of national golf course rankings, golfers are treated to immaculate and carefully manicured tournament conditions all year round.
The Championship Course Layout:
6197m par 72 ACR 72
Ladies: 5326m par 72 AWCR 74
Golf Bookings: (03) 5033 1427


Swan Hill bowls rinks on the Murray Downs Golf Course

On-course Bowling

Positioned next to the club and golf course at Murray Downs you'll find three quality flood lit bowls rinks to play. No doubt golf is the major drawcard when it comes to activities at Murray Downs. However, if you’re into bowls or would like to give it a try, you'll soon see why the bowling at this Murray River Golf Course has become a major drawcard too!
Bowls Bookings: (03) 5033 1422


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On-course Resort Activities

Opposite the golf club, bowls rinks and overlooking the par 5 16th hole on the Murray Downs Golf Course, play and stay golfers will find plenty of Golf Resort Hotel Accommodation activities that will appeal to golfers and non-golfers alike.

• Huge heated tropical pool
• Indoor swim spa
• Toddlers swim pool
• Grass tennis court and more...


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Golf Club Facilities

Overlooking the golf course, the Murray Downs clubhouse boasts the latest in full NSW clubhouse entertainment and facilities including Sky Channel. Raffles and Members draws run Wednesdays and Sundays from 6.30pm and major prize promotions are a regular event.
Sports Bar: TAB and other reknowned Murray River facilities for the pleasure of members and guests.
For sheer pleasure, relax with a selection of many expertly made cocktails at the cocktail bar or peruse the Cafe and treat yourself to a terrific assortment of Coffee and Cake from 10am till late 7 days a week.


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Golf Resort Conferences

Experience a conference trip vacation planned around the sport you love at Murray Downs. Tee off on the perfectly manicured championship golf course without having to get in your car and drive home after you've played your round of golf or concluded your conference meeting.

The exceptional facilities at the golf resort and country club are ideal for the conference and convention markets looking for a unique and niche conference experience on the Murray River. We can assist you with the planning of conference packages that include meals, refreshments, provision of equipment, activities and entertainment.


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On-Course Pro Shop

Professional lessons for individuals, groups and families can be booked easily through the Murray Downs Golf Course Pro Shop at competitive rates.  Clubs, motorised carts and buggies are also available for hire.

Other Services:
Eftpos facilities available & major credit cards accepted. Bottle Shop and Cafe open daily.


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On-Course Accommodation

The accommodation room amenities at Murray Downs complement the golf courses reputation as being the Murray River's BEST. On-course accommodation includes air conditioning, queen size beds with electric blankets, double size sofas, single size beds, sofas and all the room amenities you'd expect from a quality Australian golf resort.


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Golf Package Services

House keeping by request and a host of individual services like massage, dry cleaning and pizza delivery are easily accessible to golfers at Murray Downs Resort. Golf Packages and play and stay overnighters on the golf course combine with country club and golf pro shop services to provide the ultimate in Murray River golf recreation and pleasure.

Murray Downs Resort - Swan Hill

Golf Resort Holiday & Overnight Accommodation - Free Call: 1800 807 574
Murray Downs Resort Hotel / Motel Accommodation: (03) 5033 1966 Fax: (03) 5033 1268

Murray Downs Golf & Country Club - Swan Hill

Club Reception: (03) 5033 1422 Fax: (03) 5033 1423
Murray Downs Pro Shop/Golf Course Bookings: (03) 5033 1427

Address: Murray Downs Drive, Swan Hill, Victoria, 3585 Australia

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