NGPC is a comprehensive golf practice facility, currently specialising in SHORT-GAME and general technique aspects of your golf game.
Open to the public Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat.
NGPC is centrally located just a 15-minute drive west of Newcastle CBD and is close to Shortland Waters Golf Club, Newcastle University, and Newcastle Wetlands.
NGPC has a well-stocked Golf Pro Shop and sells golf clubs, buggies, bags, and accessories.
Golf clubs are available for hire.
*** FREE GOLF CLUB HIRE FOR SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN! ***
NGPC offers all aspects of golf club repair work at great prices and prompt service.
We also do club fitting by appointment.
Coffee, tea, cold drinks and light snacks are available.
NGPC also offers a BBQ area and seating which is available for families, work groups and social groups.
NGPC Proprietor, Rick MacLean is a leading teaching professional, Certified PGA of Australia, and is available for tuition by appointment.
So, whether you are a total beginner or an elite golfer, we have all you need to help improve your game here at Newcastle Golf Practice Centre.
We hope to see you soon!!
NGPC Proprietor, Rick MacLean, is a leading teaching professional, Certified PGA of Australia (Advanced in Teaching).
Rick has been a Member of the Professional Golfers Association of Australia (PGA) since 1982.
Rick started his golf at the age of 12yrs at Belmont Golf Club. He played competition golf at Wyong Golf Club, when as a 13 year old, became a junior member at Belmont Golf Club. Rick progressed to complete his golf professional traineeship under the well respected, Paul Robertson.
In 1982, aged 20, Rick was appointed Head Golf Professional at Beresfield Golf Course, which is a public golf course situated on the western boundary of the City of Newcastle.
In 2007, Rick moved to Newcastle Golf Practice Centre full-time to focus more on his coaching and retired from Beresfield Golf Course.
Rick attends seminars regularly to keep up to speed with what’s happening and developing in the golf industry.
***Bit of Trivia…. Rick estimates that in his 40+ years of teaching golf, he has seen well over 1,000,000 shots hit by his students.
The LONG-RANGE AREA is closed for remediation work.
Works have an estimated completion of mid 2024.
WE ARE OFFERING:
✅ 3 INDOOR HITTING NETS w/ LAUNCH MONITOR, SIMULATOR & DATA
✅ CHIPPING & PITCHING AREA
✅ SYNTHETIC PUTTING GREEN
✅ BUNKER AREA
✅ FULLY-OPERATIONAL GOLF SHOP
✅ GOLF LESSONS, PLUS MORE!
NGPC IS STILL OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND CONTINUES TO OFFER GOLF REPAIRS, SALES & CUSTOM FITTING.
OPEN WED, THURS, FRI & SAT .