Join Trentham Golf Club
Special offer: Join in January or February for the adult rate and receive membership until the end of February of the following year
Trentham has a range of memberships to suit everyone, from full club membership with full playing rights, down to basic, inexpensive pay-for-play memberships for those who just wish to keep a Golf Australia handicap and the security of personal golf insurance.
Here's the range of memberships available. Prices apply from January 1, 2020:
Adult membership ($575 per year)
Full adult memberships are available at very affordable rates, with no joining fee. Pro-rata rates apply, memberships become due on February 28th each year.
Family membership ($1150 per year)
Trentham offers family memberships for two adults and any number of juniors aged under 18. Based just on the rate for two adults, family membership offers GolfLink handicaps and personal insurance for all family members.
Student ($155 per year) and junior membership ($85 per year)
Low-cost memberships for juniors under 18 and full-time students aged 18-24 make being a member of a golf club very affordable for younger players.
Lifestyle membership ($320 per year)
This is a membership that carries a year-round GolfLink handicap and personal insurance, but playing rights are limited to the period from October 1 to March 31. You can play from April 1 to September 30 with the payment of a discounted green fee ($20 for 18 holes and $15 for Trentham competitions). Designed for those who do not wish to play during the colder winter months.
Access Membership ($130 per year)
This is a basic membership that provides a 12-month GolfLink handicap and personal insurance (from date of issue). It offers a 33% discount off green fees at Trentham and a 50% green fee discount for entry into Trentham club competitions. Designed for those who wish to maintain a genuine GolfLink handicap but who only play occasionally, or who wish to play at a variety of courses and competitions.
You can buy all these memberships online at this website. Payment is available by Paypal, Visa, Mastercard and Direct Bank Deposit. For further information please use the contact form on this website.
Before purchasing, you should familiarise yourself with the terms and conditions of the memberships by clicking the relevant link below.
This is full adult membership of Trentham Golf Club. Memberships are due on February 28th each year. You can play on the course without any extra payment for the period of the membership. Includes a GolfLink handicap and personal insurance for public liability and some equipment loss. You have voting rights and can stand for office.
This membership offers:
- Full playing rights for the period of membership without extra green fee payment.
- You can play in Trentham club competitions with payment of the competition fee (currently $5.00*).
- Use of the course at any time outside of competitions, except when it is closed for reasons such as tournaments and maintenance.
- A Trentham GolfLink handicap and personal insurance for the full term of the membership
- Access to play in competitions and tournaments throughout Australia (where clubs accept visitors and depending on their membership and admission policies).
Who will benefit from this membership?
Full membership of Trentham Golf Club will suit those who wish to fully participate in a golf club. It carries full playing and voting rights as a member, as well as year-round personal insurance and Golf Australia GolfLink handicap.
What is the cost?
What is my status while I am a member?
You can play at Trentham at any time without paying any extra green fees. You can enter weekly competitions with the payment of the competition fee (currently $5.00). You are eligible for board events (subject to any stated qualifying periods). You can enter any tournament event at Trentham with payment of the published entry fee.
What membership rights do I have?
You have full voting rights at Trentham Golf Club, and you can stand for the committee and for office. You have playing rights year-round, and you are able to enter Trentham “board” events, such as club championships or the singles and doubles knockout matchplay (subject to any stated qualifying periods). With your Trentham Golf Link handicap, you can play in open competitions or tournaments at other clubs in Australia (subject to their green fee charges and entry policies -- some clubs do not have open competitions). To obtain a handicap you need to fulfil the usual Golf Australia requirements.
When can I purchase a full membership?
You can purchase a membership at any time. There is a pro-rata fee payable for joining at times other than for the full year. If you join in January or February, you pay the full yearly membership fee, but your membership is valid until February 28th of the following year.
I’m a member of another club, how do switch my handicap to Trentham?
If you are not continuing with your previous club, you can transfer your handicap. We will need your current GolfLink number and your approval to transfer. You will receive a new GolfLink card and a Trentham number (starting with 30606).
If you are retaining your other club membership, the choice is yours as to where you want your handicap to be held. For handicap purposes, you can be a 'home' member at one club and a 'non-home' member at the other. Just let us know which.
How do I buy a membership?
How do I pay?
Online you can pay by Paypal, Visa, Mastercard or Direct Bank Deposit (your membership is not valid until the direct deposit is received). At the club, you can pay by Cash, Credit Card or EFTPOS.
* Green fees and competition entry fees are standard for all golfers, but may be subject to change in the future by determination of the Committee.