The Essendon Fields King Island Classic
By supporting this event, you’ll be assisting to raise awareness and funds for Make-A-Wish Australia which gives very sick children and teenagers hope for the future, strength to face the challenges of their illness and joy from their
incredible wish experience while playing two of the world's best golf courses.
~ Fly direct from Essendon Fields Airport to King Island. Flight time 45mins.
~ Transfer by road to Ocean Dunes (drive time 10mins) before teeing off for 18-holes at this exciting course, designed by Graeme Grant (former superintendent of Kingston Heath for 16 years)
~ Following play enjoy a drink in the relaxed Club House overlooking the course. Transfer back into the township of Currie to your accommodation
~ Dinner will be a menu highlighting local King Island product. Venue to be confirmed.
~ After breakfast transfer by road to Cape Wickham before teeing off for 18 holes on this exciting course designed by Mike DeVries and Darius Oliver. Ranked No. 3 in Australia and No. 24 in the world.
~ Following play, presentations to the winners then return to your aircraft for the 45 minute flight back to Essendon Fields Airport.
Selected Golf Courses
Every hole on the course has an ocean view, and no 2 holes are the same. The undulating course normally plays firm, allowing the imagination to go wild. Tees, Fairways and Greens are all seeded with fescue grass, following in the footsteps of the old traditional links courses in Scotland and Ireland.