Raffles Golf Club is a social group of golfers based at New Kuta Golf in Pecatu, Bali. We compete several times a week at New Kuta Golf and also play at numerous other courses situated around the island.
We welcome both members and guests visiting Bali to come and play a round or two or more with us. All events are followed by a brief presentation & refreshments back at 19th hole. Come alone or with a group – golfers of any standard are welcome!
Raffles aims to provide our members and guests with enjoyable golfing events and social activities. We encourage proper etiquette and fair play within the Rules of Golf and any Local Rules.
We have created relationships and events with other golf clubs and social golf groups in Indonesia and surrounding countries. Wherever possible, we will support local charities and foster the development of junior golf at New Kuta Golf and throughout Bali.
The current joining fee is AUD $150 with an annual renewal fee of AUD$50 (Junior members 18 years & under join for free).
Membership provides many benefits, including:
- Golf WA / Golf Australia affiliation
- Substantial green fee discounts
- Organised competitions 3-4 times per week
- Official handicap (Golf Australia)
- Eagles Nest & hole-in-one prizes
- Members-only entry in the annual 36 Hole Club C’ships
- Regular emails including newsletters & important info
Raffles membership year is from 1st January through 31st December.
We currently have over 500 members, including men, women and juniors of all nationalities, whose skill levels range from beginner to professional. New members are able to join online or in person at any scheduled Raffles round at the New Kuta Golf Course, or by prior arrangement with a Raffles Board Member.
Raffles Golf Club Members and Guests enjoy very attractive preferential rates at all our courses, in some cases even better if you are a resident of Bali. Please make sure you have registered online beforehand, and Members have their Raffles Membership card with you, and if you are a Resident, have your KITAS/KITAP, SIM licence or Long Term Lease copy with you.
“Peter, Tony, Barry & Crew,
Thanks for putting on a great week of golf! Really well organised, particularly the Championship. We all appreciate the time and level of work necessary to put it all together.”
Ross Keating (Australia)
“Thank you to all of you for your fantastic efforts in organising and running the wonderful Raffles Golf Week.
Everything looked like it was running to plan, and many Raffles players told me it is the best week of golf in Asia! Praise well deserved to you all.”
Ian Wedding (Indonesia)
“Great to read of the clubs growth and the stats on rounds played, etc.
I have just got home after a sensational 2 weeks in Bali and a couple of rounds with the Raffles crew – the 2nd year I have played with the group on my annual family pilgrimage to Bali.”
John Perryman (Australia)
“Thank you for your help, and also thank you for giving us such a great week.
It’s absolutely the highlight of the golf year for me, and your hard work is very much appreciated.”
Patrick Herlihy (Taiwan)
“Everyone I’ve brought to play with the group has commented on what a great bunch of blokes and how welcoming everyone is.
Thank you for making all this happen. You’ve created an event that is the highlight of many visitors holiday.”
Craig McKenzie (Australia)
WHEN WE PLAY
All ‘home’ games are held every Wednesday, Friday & Sunday at New Kuta Golf and ‘away’ games are held at Bali National Golf Club, Bali Handara Golf Club, Bali Beach Golf Course and Bukit Pandawa Golf Club. All rounds include extremely favourable green fees for members and guests.
We welcome all locals and visitors to Bali to come and play a round of golf, with no limitation as to how many games you play with us as a guest at any of our games. All events are followed by a brief presentation & refreshments at 19th hole.
Come alone or with a group. Golfers of any standard are welcome with registration and pairings for the competition close 45mins prior to all games. Guests please register with us 1 day prior to play at New Kuta Golf.
For all ‘away’ games, a minimum of 3 days notice prior to the scheduled event is required.
The monthly schedule of competitions:
- Wednesdays at New Kuta Golf (tee time 12:00pm)
- Fridays at New Kuta Golf (tee time 8:00am)
- Sundays at New Kuta Golf (tee time 12:30pm)
- Monday once a month at Bali National (tee time 12:30pm)
- Monday once a month at Bali Handara (tee time 8:30am)
- Two Tuesdays a month at Bukit Pandawa (tee time 9:30am)
- One Saturday a month at Bukit Pandawa (tee time 8:30am)
Note: our schedule may change depending on courses requirements. It is therefore highly recommended that members and guests register to enable updates on any changes that may occur.
Members and guests are required to be at the scheduled courses 45 minutes prior to tee times for a shotgun start.