Join Trentham Golf Club

Trentham has a range of memberships available to suit everyone, from full club membership with full playing rights, down to basic, inexpensive 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:

Adult membership ($475 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 ($950 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 ($150 per year) and junior membership ($50 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 ($295 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 the normal green fee (half price for Trentham competitions). Designed for those who do not wish to play during the colder winter months.

Access Membership ($120 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, or through our Trentham Golf Club Shop. 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.

ADULT MEMBERSHIP

ADULT MEMBERSHIP

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 (Sportscover) for public liability and 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 (Sportscover) 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).

PRODUCT STATEMENT

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 (Sportscover) and Golf Australia GolfLink handicap.

What is the cost?

$475 pa.

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?

You can buy a membership online at this website, or through our Trentham Golf Club Shop. Or you can download a membership form and pay at the clubhouse by cash, credit card or EFTPOS.

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.

FAMILY MEMBERSHIP

FAMILY MEMBERSHIP

Family membership of Trentham Golf Club includes membership for two adults and any number of children under 18 years. Includes a GolfLink handicap and coverage by the Golf Australia Sportscover Personal Insurance Plan, for public liability and equipment loss for each family member.

This membership offers:

  • Full playing rights for the period of membership for all family members without extra green fee payment.
  • All family members can play in Trentham club competitions with payment of the competition fee (currently $5.00 for adults and $2.50 for juniors*).
  • Use of the course by all family members 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 (Sportscover) for each family member for the full term of the family membership.
  • Access to play in competitions and tournaments throughout Australia (where clubs accept visitors and depending on their membership and admission policies).

PRODUCT STATEMENT

Who will benefit from this membership?

Family membership of Trentham Golf Club will suit families consisting of two adults and any number of children. The adult family member can fully participate in the golf club and have voting rights as a member. All family members will have year-round personal insurance (Sportscover) and Golf Australia GolfLink handicap.

What is the cost?

$950 pa.

What is our status while we are family members?

Family members can play at Trentham at any time without paying any extra green fees. They can enter weekly competitions with the payment of the competition fee. They are eligible for board events (subject to any stated qualifying periods). They can enter any tournament event at Trentham with payment of the published entry fee.

What membership rights do we have?

Adult members have full voting rights at Trentham Golf Club, and can stand for the committee and for office. Junior members do not have any voting rights, nor can they stand for office. All family members 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 family membership?

You can purchase a family membership at any time. There is a pro-rata fee payable for joining at times other than for the full year. If the family joins in January or February, they pay the full yearly membership fee, but membership is valid until February 28th of the following year.

We're members of another club, how do we switch handicaps to Trentham?

If you are not continuing with your previous club, you can transfer your handicaps. We will need your current GolfLink numbers and your approval to transfer. You will receive new GolfLink cards and Trentham numbers (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 family membership?

You can buy a membership online at this website, or through our Trentham Golf Club Shop. Or you can download a membership form and pay at the clubhouse by cash, credit card or EFTPOS.

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.

STUDENT MEMBERSHIP

STUDENT MEMBERSHIP

This annual club membership is for full-time students aged 18 to 24. It provides full usage of the course without paying green fees, a GolfLink handicap, personal insurance (Sportscover) and entry to Trentham competitions.

This membership offers:

  • Full playing rights for the period of membership without extra green fee payment.
  • Student members can play in Trentham club competitions on 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 (Sportscover) for the full term of the student membership.
  • Access to play in competitions and tournaments throughout Australia (where clubs accept visitors and depending on their membership and admission policies).

PRODUCT STATEMENT

Who will benefit from this membership?

This membership will suit full time students who wish to become regular members of a golf club. They have voting rights as a member and can stand for office. All student members will have year-round personal insurance (Sportscover) and Golf Australia GolfLink handicap.

What is the cost?

$150 pa.

What is my status while I am a student member?

Student members can play at Trentham at any time without paying any extra green fees. They can enter weekly competitions with the payment of the competition fee. They are eligible for board events (subject to any stated qualifying periods). They can enter any tournament event at Trentham with payment of the published entry fee.

What membership rights do student members have?

Student members have full voting rights at Trentham Golf Club, and can stand for the committee and for office. They have playing rights year-round, and 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 their Trentham Golf Link handicap, they 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 they need to fulfil the usual Golf Australia requirements.

When can I purchase a student membership?

You can purchase a student 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 membership is valid until February 28th of the following year.

I'm a member of another club, how do I 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 Trentham number (starting with 30606). Please note your approval on the membership form.

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 student membership?

You can buy a membership online at this website, or through our Trentham Golf Club Shop. Or you can download a membership form and pay at the clubhouse by cash, credit card or EFTPOS.

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.

JUNIOR MEMBERSHIP

JUNIOR MEMBERSHIP

This annual club membership is for juniors aged under 18. It provides full usage of the course without paying green fees, a GolfLink handicap, personal insurance (Sportscover) and entry to Trentham competitions.

This membership offers:

  • Full playing rights for the period of membership without extra green fee payment.
  • Junior members can play in Trentham club competitions on payment of the competition fee (currently $2.50*).
  • 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 (Sportscover) for the full term of the junior membership.
  • Access to play in competitions and tournaments throughout Australia (where clubs accept visitors and depending on their membership and admission policies).

PRODUCT STATEMENT

Who will benefit from this membership?

This very affordable membership will suit juniors who wish to become regular members of a golf club. They do not have voting rights as a member and cannot stand for office. All junior members will have year-round personal insurance (Sportscover) and Golf Australia GolfLink handicap.

What is the cost?

$50 pa.

What is my status while I am a junior member?

Junior members can play at Trentham at any time without paying any extra green fees. They can enter weekly competitions with the payment of the competition fee. They are eligible for board events (subject to any stated qualifying periods). They can enter any tournament event at Trentham with payment of the published entry fee.

What membership rights do junior members have?

Junior members do not have voting rights at Trentham Golf Club, and cannot stand for the committee and for office. They have playing rights year-round, and 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 their Trentham Golf Link handicap, they 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 they need to fulfil the usual Golf Australia requirements.

When can I purchase a junior membership?

You can purchase a junior 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 membership is valid until February 28th of the following year.

I'm a member of another club, how do I 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 Trentham number (starting with 30606). Please note your approval on the membership form.

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 junior membership?

You can buy a membership online at this website, or through our Trentham Golf Club Shop. Or you can download a membership form and pay at the clubhouse by cash, credit card or EFTPOS.

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.

LIFESTYLE MEMBERSHIP

LIFESTYLE MEMBERSHIP

Do you want to play only in the warm summer period (Oct 1 to Mar 31), but keep a handicap and golfer insurance year round? Then the Lifestyle Membership will be a great option for you.

This membership offers:

  • Full playing rights from 1 October to 31 March without extra green fee payment.
  • From April 1 to September 30, you can still play in Trentham club competitions for half the normal green fee plus the comp fee (currently $15.00 plus $5.00).
  • Outside of competitions you pay the full green fee rate.
  • GolfLink handicap and personal insurance maintained for the full 12 months of the membership
  • You can gain 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?

The Lifestyle membership will suit those who wish to retain membership of a club, but only play at Trentham during the warmer summer months. It has 6-month playing rights from 1 October to 31 March, but carries year-round personal insurance and Golf Australia (GolfLink) handicap.

What is the cost?

$295 pa.

What is my status during the summer six months (October 1–March 31)?

You can play at Trentham without paying any extra green fees. You can enter weekly competitions with the payment of only the competition fee (currently $5.00). You can enter any event in the Trentham Tournament in October with payment of the published entry fee.

What is my status during the winter six months (April 1–September 30)?

You retain a Golf Australia handicap and insurance, but you don’t have any member playing rights. At Trentham, you will need to pay the full green fee for normal play. For Trentham competitions you must pay the normal visitor fee (currently half green fees or $15.00) plus a competition fee (currently $5.00).

What membership rights do I have?

With your Trentham Golf Link handicap and on payment of the applicable green fee and/or competition fee, you can play in open competitions or tournaments at other clubs in Australia (subject to their entry policies; some clubs do not have open competitions). To obtain a handicap you need to fulfil the usual Golf Australia requirements.

You do not have any voting rights at Trentham Golf Club, and you cannot stand for the committee or for office. As they fall outside the summer period when you have playing rights, you are unable to enter Trentham "board" events, such as club championships or the singles and doubles knockout matchplay

When can I purchase a Lifestyle membership?

You can purchase a membership at any time for a 12-month period, but your playing rights at Trentham are still restricted to the six months from October 1 to March 31. You need to pay green fees at all other times.

I'm a current Trentham member, how do I transition to the Lifestyle membership?

Option 1: Renew your full Trentham membership by March 30, then in September nominate a change to a Lifestyle membership. There will be no membership fee rebate, but you will receive an extra 6 months handicap and insurance taking you to September 30 of the following year (when you will need to renew the Lifestyle membership).

Option 2: Allow your full membership to lapse, and buy a 12-month Lifestyle Membership. You must then pay green fees for the period April 1 to September 30 until the summer six month period kicks in.

Option 3: Allow your full membership to lapse, and purchase an Access membership for $120 to preserve your handicap and insurance. Then purchase a Lifestyle Membership in September (covering October 1–September 30 in the following year).

How do I buy a membership?

You can buy a membership online at this website, or through our Trentham Golf Club Shop. Or you can download a membership form and pay at the clubhouse by cash, credit card or EFTPOS.

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.

ACCESS MEMBERSHIP

ACCESS MEMBERSHIP

Do you want a GolfLink handicap, personal insurance, discounts for playing at Trentham and the ability to play in competitions around Australia?

This membership offers:

  • 12 month limited Membership at Trentham
  • Play for 12 months at Trentham as a green fee player, but pay only $20.00 per 18 holes  i.e 18 holes for the 9-hole rate.
  • Play in Trentham club competitions for half the normal green fee plus the comp fee (currently $15.00 plus $5.00).
  • 12-month access to a GolfLink handicap and the Golf Australia Sportscover Personal Insurance Plan.
  • You can gain access to play in competitions and tournaments throughout Australia (where clubs accept visitors and depending on their membership and admission policies).
  • Expires 12 months from the date of issue.

Who will benefit from this membership?

The Trentham Golf Club Access Membership is for social golfers who would like to keep a Golf Australia GolfLink handicap for playing anywhere in Australia, be adequately personally insured when playing golf at any course, and obtain discounted access to play at Trentham.

It carries a year-round Golf Australia (GolfLink) handicap and personal insurance, enabling you to play competitions and tournaments anywhere in Australia. To obtain a handicap you need to fulfil the usual Golf Australia requirements.

What is the cost?

$120.00 for 12 months.

What is my ability to play at Trentham?

During the period of your Access Membership, you can play at Trentham with discounted green fees*.

  • When playing at Trentham, show your Access membership card for a 33% green fee discount. You can play 18 holes for the 9-hole green fee rate (a discount of 33% to $20.00)
  • For Trentham competitions you can pay half green fees (currently $15.00) and the applicable competition fee (currently $5.00) for a total $20.00.
  • You can enter any event in the Trentham Tournament in October by paying the published event entry fee.
  • When the clubhouse is not open, pay using the ticket machine, selecting the 9-hole rate of $20 for 18 holes.
  • For rounds outside competitions, you will be required to carry your Access membership card as well as holding a current green fee ticket.

What is my ability to play elsewhere?

With your Trentham Access Membership and Golf Link handicap, and on payment of the applicable green fee and/or competition fee, you can play in open competitions or tournaments at other clubs in Australia (subject to their entry policies; some clubs do not have open competitions).

What membership rights do I have at Trentham?

You do not have any voting rights at Trentham Golf Club, and you cannot stand for the committee or for office. You are unable to enter Trentham “board” events such as the club championships and the singles or doubles knockout matchplay.

When can I purchase an Access membership?

You can purchase a membership at any time and it will last for a 12-month period. You will be sent a renewal e-mail before the 12 months is up. If you fail to renew by the due date, your GolfLink handicap and insurance will immediately lapse.

Can I transition from Access Membership to full Trentham membership?

Yes. You need to pay the pro-rata full membership rate applicable at the time you switch. We will give you a rebate of $10 for every month remaining on your Access membership.

How do I buy an Access membership?

You can buy a membership online at this website, or through our Trentham Golf Club Shop. Or you can download a membership form and pay at the clubhouse by cash, credit card or EFTPOS.

How do I pay?

By purchasing at the Trentham shop, 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.

Look up your handicap

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Course conditions

14th September 2017

 Fairways: A lot of rain in the last two months has provided an excellent grass cover, but there can be some mud adhering to balls. A lift, clean and place rule is in operation on closely-mown surfaces only. Please keep motorised carts off damp areas and away from slopes.

 Greens: Very good. Not much grass growth in the cold conditions but they are rolling truly.

 Surrounds: Excellent. Please keep motorised carts well away from green surrounds to avoid damaging surfaces.

MEMBERSHIP ENQUIRY
If you are interested in becoming a member of Trentham Golf Club, fill out and send this form and our membership officer will contact you.
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