Since its inception in 1931, the NSW Open Championship has imprinted its place in history, with the best players domestically and internationally travelling to NSW to vie for the title. The tournament provides the opportunity for some of NSW’s and Australia’s leading elite amateur golfers to play against seasoned professionals under full tournament conditions. The NSW Open Championship is one of the premier events on Australia’s golfing calendar.
Rich River Golf Club is honoured to host this prestigious event from the 16th – 19th March 2023 and you can walk the fairways with Australia’s finest golfers as they battle it out for the Kel Nagle Cup.
The 2023 Play Today NSW Open Championship will be held from March 16th – 19th, 2023 and will consist of four rounds of stroke play, with the leading 60 players (plus ties and amateurs) to vie for the title and the prestigious Kel Nagle Cup over the final two rounds.
Thursday 16th March
• Round 1
• Tee off 7.45am
Friday 17th March
• Round 2 – Cut top 60 + ties
• Tee off 7.45am
Saturday 18th March
• Round 3 – Cut top 60 + ties
• Tee off 9am
Sunday 19th March
• Round 4 – Cut top 50 + ties
* Tee off 9am
• Presentation Ceremony at the conclusion of play
Throughout the week we have a number of activations around the Club and on the Course for your enjoyment. There truly is something for everyone at the NSW Open.
THE PARTY HOLE
The action will be at the 16th hole East Course on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th March from 11am. Relax by the Rich River outdoor bar enjoy a variety of food trucks and drinks as you listen to the tunes from DJ German. If things get too loud head to The Village where it will be a little more relaxing to watch the golf action.
WIN A BMW
You could walk away with a brand new BMW valued at over $60,000! Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th March from 11am enter our Nearest to the Pin Competition on the 19th hole. The top 10 man & top 10 women will go into Hole in One Final on Sunday 19th March (16th hole East Course), with a chance to win a brand new BMW!
MINI GOLF MASTERS
You could WIN $1,000 cash! Qualifying rounds will run from Monday 13th March until 5pm, Saturday 18th March. The top 20 qualifiers will be contacted to participate in the Grand Final on Saturday 18th March at 7.00pm and the winner will walk away with the cash! Open to all ages | Adults $10 | 5-17 years $8.00 | Under 5 years $5.00 | Family Pass 2 Adults & up to 3 kids $30. Find out more
KING HENRY’S GOLF & MAGIC TRICK SHOT SHOW
On Saturday 18th March at 6.30pm, King Henry will captivate the audience with golf ball wizardry. Kids love this show so bring the family along for some FUN!
GOLF ON THE MURRAY LONGEST PUTT AND SIMULATOR SKILLS CHALLENGE
Come along 11am – 3pm, Saturday 18th March & Sunday 19th March to test your skills in the Longest Putt (Practice Putting Green) and Nearest to the Pin (Golf Simulator) competitions.
Winners will go home with a Golf on the Murray Play & Stay package worth $750.