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 $50 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 2021)

$7,500 if paid up front on joining
$9,000 (if paid in 4 equal instalments of $2,250 over 4 years)

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

$4,875 if paid up front on joining

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

$3,750 if paid up front on joining

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

$3,000 if paid up front on joining

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

$2,250 if paid up front on joining

Junior 2 Membership – 17 years of age

$1,875 (paid up front on joining)

Junior 1 Membership – 8 – 16 years of age

$1,500 (paid up front on joining)



Clubhouse Membership (No Playing Rights)

$253 (paid in full at time of joining)

Annual Subscription

Membership Categories (From 1 July 2020)

Ordinary 7 Day (40 years +) – $5,450*

Youth 4 (34-39 years of age) – $4,950*

Youth 3 (29 to 33 years of age) – $4,450*

Youth 2 (24 to 28 years of age) – $3,950*

Youth 1 (18 to 23 years of age) – $2,720

Junior 2 (17 years of age) – $1,095

Junior 1 (8 to 16 years of age) – $775

Clubhouse Membership (No Playing Rights) – $970*

*includes $500 Member Hospitality Credit

Membership is by nomination through a current Member, however, if you are not acquainted with an existing Member, please contact Administration who will be able to assist you in progressing your application.