Membership Information

Royal Canberra Golf Club offers a 27 hole championship course and elegant Clubhouse situated within the Westbourne Woods, a magnificent arboretum of established trees providing a scenic and challenging test for golfers of all standards. The Westbourne Course has recently undergone an extensive course redevelopment led by respected Golf Course Architects Ogilvy Clayton Cocking Mead.

A Royal Canberra Golf Club Membership offers:

  • 27 holes championship course situated within the Westbourne Woods arboretum located 8 minutes from the CBD
  • First class practice facilities including a driving range and nets, chipping green, two practice putting greens and a short iron range
  • An in-house Golf Shop stocking the latest equipment and apparel
  • Experienced golf professionals offering private lessons, group clinics, video analysis, playing lessons, coaching programs and an expert club fitting service
  • An elegant Clubhouse offering a fabulous dining experience for lunches, business and private functions with numerous social activities throughout the year
  • Family friendly atmosphere for members to entertain family, friends and colleagues with magnificent views of the course
  • Access to over 40 reciprocal clubs throughout Australia and overseas
  • A range of golf programs designed to encourage beginners to try golf in a supportive and non-competitive environment
  • Three guest passes at a reduced rate of $60 per year.

Membership Categories

  • Ordinary 7 Day
  • Youth (18 to 39 years of age)
  • Junior (8 to 17 years of age)
  • Novice (open to new Members who have completed a Royal Canberra ‘Women’s Introduction to Golf’ program)
  • Cadet (6 month junior introductory program)
  • Diplomatic (POA)
  • Clubhouse (social use of the Clubhouse – no playing rights)

Entrance Fees

Full Playing Membership (From 1 July 2024)

$10,000 if paid up front on joining
$12,000 (if paid in 4 equal instalments of $3,000 over 4 years)

Youth 4 Full Playing Membership – 34 – 39 years of age

$6,500 if paid up front on joining

Youth 3 Full Playing Membership – 29 – 33 years of age

$5,000 if paid up front on joining

Youth 2 Full Playing Membership – 24 – 28 years of age

$4,000 if paid up front on joining

Youth 1 Full Playing Membership – 18 – 23 years of age

$3,000 if paid up front on joining

Junior Membership – 17 years of age

$2,000 (paid up front on joining)



Clubhouse Membership (No Playing Rights)

$300 (paid in full at time of joining)

Annual Subscription

Membership Categories (From 1 July 2024)

Ordinary 7 Day (40 years +) – $6,370*

Youth 4 (34-39 years of age) – $5,775*

Youth 3 (29 to 33 years of age) – $5,185*

Youth 2 (24 to 28 years of age) – $4,595*

Youth 1 (18 to 23 years of age) – $3,225

Junior (17 years of age) – $970

Clubhouse Membership (No Playing Rights) – $1,055*

*includes $500 Member Hospitality Credit

Membership is by nomination through current Members, however, if you are not acquainted with the required number of existing Members to complete your nomination, please contact Administration who may be able to assist you in progressing your application.