Local Rules

Please be advised effective Monday 10 September, there will no longer be preferred lies in place. The ball should be played as it lies, through the green.

We will be holding three sessions for members to discuss the major rules changes that will come into effect from January 2019. The sessions will help you understand the beneficial changes to the rules that will come into effect, and … Read More

Please click here to view the Temporary Avondale Local Rules.

Please click hereĀ to view the permanent Avondale Local Rules

*Will come into play when the course re-opens*

On the 15th hole, in addition to the relief provided by Rule 26, under penalty of one stroke, a player may drop a ball in the closest drop zone to where the … Read More

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A light meter situated on a putting green is an immovable obstruction. It must not be moved.

If a ball lies on the putting green and the light meter interferes with the line of putt, you must lift and place the … Read More

Late last year, The R&A and USGA released a new Rule book that came into effect on 1 January. They provided the following summary of the major changes to the rules. Any player who continues to use a “long putter” … Read More