Australian Disc Golf, in conjunction with Geelong Disc Golf and the Melbourne Disc Golf Club are proud to announce the 2011 Victorian Disc Golf Open to be held in Drysdale and Geelong, VIC.
Geelong to hosts the
2011 Victorian Disc Golf Open
Drysdale & Geelong, VIC, Australia, April 9th & 10th 2011
This will be the second time in the tournaments 4 year history that Drysdale Reserve hosts the event. Competitors will return to conquer the course which is the official birthplace of the Victorian Disc Golf Open, located, 1 hours drive, south of Melbourne.
This event will take place over the weekend of the 9th & 10th April 2011. Disc Golfers traveling from all over Australia and abroad will join us to compete in what promises to be one of the most memorable Australian Disc Golf events of the year. This is the 3rd event on the annual ADG National Tour schedule for 2011.
With the Australian Disc Golf tour growing rapidly by the year, and now gaining international popularity, we look forward to setting new standards of event professionalism and a disc golf experience that will not be forgotten.
Regardless of age, skill or experience everyone is invited to participate. Players will be put in divisions according to your skill & experience level. Awards and Trophies will be presented to winning participants in each division.
Event registration will be available through the www.vicopen.com website shortly. Please stay tuned for updates.
Victorian Doubles Championships
Friday 8th April – Barwon Valley Park, Belmont
|12:00pm||Round Start – 18 Holes|
2011 Victorian DIsc Golf Open
Below is a tentative schedule for Saturday and Sunday
Updates will be posted on the website as they become available.
DAY 1 – Saturday 9th April – Drysdale Recreation Reserve
|9:30am||Round 1 – 18 Holes|
|12:45pm||Round 2 – 18 holes|
|3:00pm||Day 1 Wrap-Up|
|7:00pm||Players Dinner (Location TBA)|
DAY 2 – Sunday 10th April – Drysdale Recreation Reserve
|9:15am||Round 3 – 18 Holes|
|12:15pm||Round 4 – 9 holes|
|1:30pm||Men’s Open – 9 Hole Final|
*Please Note: Times may vary. Allow for delays in this schedule.
Every one that enters for both days play will receive…
- 650ml 2011 Victorian Open Beer
- 2011 Victorian Open T-Shirt
- Bottle Opener
- Caddy Book
- ADG Event Insurance
- Lunch Supplied Both Days
- Plus much more!
Player Entry Costs
- Men’s Open – $80
- Other Divisions – $40
*Players pack not included but is available for purchase. Lunch is provided for single day players.
- Prizes for winners in each division
- Daily prizes (CTP & Longest Drive)
There are many accommodation options for players planning to stay in Geelong for the duration of the Tournament.
Consult your favourite travel website OR see our Location Maps on this website for recommendations.
Please Note – All accommodation recommendations are based in central Geelong. Travelling to Drysdale will take approx. 15mins by car.
JetStar has a terminal at “Avalon” which is much closer to Geelong City than Melbourne International Airport at Tullamarine. This will cut off up to 40-50 minutes travel time. Please check the JetStar website for flight details. www.jetstar.com/au
However, from some regions of Australia and abroad, you may not be able to book flights direct to Avalon.
If this is the case, the guide below also lists transport options available from Tullamarine.
Taxi’s from Avalon Airport to Geelong City will take around 20 minutes and cost approximately $35.The taxi rank is located just outside the Arrivals Terminal.
Taxi’s from Tullamarine are not advised!
Avalon Airport Shuttle meets all arriving and departing flights from Avalon Airport on a 7 day per week basis. To book, call (03) 52 788 788. Office hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 4:45pm. Visit www.avalonairportshuttle.com.au for more info.
A Geelong operated airport shuttle service running between Geelong City & Tullamarine Airport. Adult fares cost $30 one way or $55 return.
Visit www.gull.com.au for a complete list of fare prices and shuttle times.
Avalon & Tullumarine Airports both provide all of the major car hire companies upon your arrival.
Pre-book your vehicle with the details listed below.
Please contact Tournament Directors for further inquiries for about the event.
Event Co-Ordinator, GDGC
Geelong Disc Golf Inc.
Geelong Disc Golf Inc.