Grand prize winners in the 2017 premium Golf nZ Summer Series

Grand prize winners in the 2017 premium Golf nZ Summer Series

The 2018 Premium Golf NZ Summer Series tournament is a 5 day 5 course tournament series event held in Auckland, New Zealand that celebrates the best of Auckland golf, exciting golf travel, friendship, food, beverages, fun and summer enjoyment.

Upcoming Tournament Dates & Courses:

Register now using the form below to spend December 27-31 2018 playing great golf with your friends and golf mad family members at five of Auckland's great golf courses!

  • Thursday Dec 27 - Gulf Harbour
  • Friday Dec 28 - Howick Golf Club
  • Saturday 29 - 9 holes at Waiheke Golf Club (limited to 60 people) followed by Waiheke Island Wine Tour Experience afternoon
  • Sunday 30 - TBC
  • Monday 31 - Maungakiekie Golf Club and End of Year New Years Party

Are you keen for free entry to all 5 days? - if coming from overseas, sign up and pay for one of signature collection New Zealand golf tours and receive automatic free entry to the PGNZ 2018 Summer Series! (*PGNZ Ts and Cs apply, subject to availability).

Alternatively, if you are New Zealand based, sign up a team of four golfers for our 9 round Summer Series Pub Quiz competition.

The winning team after 9 rounds of quizzes at Summer Series host courses will receive free entry to the series! More details and team registration form can be found by clicking here or on the red button below.

Play Howick golf club this december!

      Summer Series Tournament details and prizes: 

      Limited to 120 players per day and in the interest of faster play, all tournaments are Stableford format with an afternoon (Approx 12/1230pm) shotgun start. Each course may offer a slightly different experience in terms of club rules, format and offerings. 

      The prize tables are extensive (approximately $2-3500 per day) with a selection of golf and non-golf related items and in the fun spirit of the series and winners will be selected by random draw. Merit recognition is also given for best stableford (top 3), long drives and closest to the pin. 

      All participants who play in the events receive a Premium Golf NZ tournament series bag of golf goodies, sponsors products and an invitation to the Premium Cup next year April 12th at Gulf Harbour.

      Transport & Accommodation:

      Auckland International Airport is the gateway to New Zealand and all routes to the Summer Series courses are an easy drive along the motorway network or main arterial routes. Use the map below to see travel distances between the airport and the courses.

      PGNZ will also be providing daily van transport at a cost of $30 per person each way. Use the form below to indicate your transport needs.


      During December, accommodation can be tight but PGNZ is able to arrange rooms in a number of hotels and according to your budget and level of expectation. Below is a small selection of our recommended places of stay. All accommodation arranged by PGNZ includes a complimentary breakfast.

      5 Star

      • The Pullman
      • The Hilton 

      4 Star

      • M Social Auckland
      • Sudima Airport Hotel

      Campervan/Motorhome Option: Auckland has a number of holiday camp spots where you can base yourself for the five days.

      Tournament Series Rules, Regulations and entry Terms and Conditions

      Rules & Regulations & Entry Terms and Conditions for the 2018 Premium Golf NZ Summer Series are being finalised and will be announced well in advance of the series and posted here.

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      The 2017 Premium Golf NZ Summer Series was a great success and we greatly thank all those passionate and keen golfers who participated in this fun filled and exciting four event tournament, especially those who traveled from outside of Auckland. See the 2017 tournament series poster here. Below are results from the 2017 Summer Series

      • 27th December 2017: Howick Golf Club - Stunning coastal views! Final results here
      • 28th December 2017: Titirangi Golf Club - New Zealand's only Alister MacKenzie designed golf course. Final results here - Mens and Womens
      • 29th December 2017: Akarana Golf Club - Heritage and innercity parklands golfing. Final results here.
      • 30th December 2017: Maungakiekie Golf Club - One of New Zealand's friendliest golf clubs. Final results here and Two's competition here.

      Over $1200.00 was raised through fundraising activities and donated to Camp Quality.

      Thank you to all the clubs for hosting the events and providing four very distinct golfing experiences on the four different days.

      The first round was held on Wednesday 27th December at the picturesque Howick Golf Club. See the photos below.

      The second round was played on Thursday 28th December at the magnificent and heritage rich Titirangi Golf Club, New Zealand's only Alister MacKenzie designed course. See photos below

      The third round was played on Friday 29th December at the beautiful innercity parklands style course of Akarana! See the photos below.

      The fourth round was played at Maungakiekie Golf Club, one of New Zealand's friendliest golf clubs. See the photos below.

      Secure your place today by registering using the form above and be into win prizes a the Premium Golf NZ 2018 Summer Series

      Read more about our stable of host courses below. Depending on annual rotation some courses may or may not participate in the Summer Series!

        Howick Golf Club

      Howick Golf Club

      Howick Golf Club is located in East Auckland and offers superb and dramatic golfing along the peninsula cliff tops, commanding spectacular panoramic views of the Hauraki Gulf islands including Rangitoto, with the North Shore in the distance and a glimpse of the Sky Tower and the Waitemata Harbour.

      Howick is a real "hidden gem" in the Auckland golf region and a must play for all visiting golfers.

        Titirangi Golf Club

      Titirangi Golf Club

      Titirangi Golf Club is New Zealand's only Alister MacKenzie designed golf club. A walking course, this innercity golfing delight is a must play for all purist golfers. Tradition and heritage blend seamlessly into the serene peaceful course settings. 

      Complete with its own "Amen corner", Titirangi is a championship golf course that requires thought, skill and determination. Bring your A game or the course will deliver you your B game!

        Akarana Golf Club

      Akarana Golf Club

      Akarana, just off State Highway 20, is Auckland's perennial golf course achiever, host to numerous New Zealand professional and amateur opens. A warm and welcoming course, steeped in history and peopled by famous names, golfers and characters, Akarana is a vibrant and happening club. One's round here always ends up in the 19th with happy and content conversations and much earned imbibing of New Zealand's finest ales, wines and spirits.

        Maungakiekie Golf Club

      Maungakiekie Golf Club

      Maungakiekie Golf Club is Auckland's friendliest golf club. One of Auckland's oldest clubs, designed by legendary British designer Charles Alison, the iconic clubhouse full of characters and personalities, grandly overlooks the course and has stunning views westwards towards the Waitakere ranges. Beautifully countoured and fairways and greens nestle themselves under beautiful natives trees and the sounds of birds and wildlife add to a pleasant golfing experience. 

      Tournament Series Organisers, Sponsors and Partners

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      "Offering the finest in luxury golf travel"

      Premium Golf NZ Summer Series Organiser & Primary Sponsor

         NZGOLFDOCTOR  - PGA professional and 15 year European Tour player offering coaching, golf merchandise and club fitting

      NZGOLFDOCTOR - PGA professional and 15 year European Tour player offering coaching, golf merchandise and club fitting

        Hire Taylormade & Callaway clubs with  TSSCLUBHIRE.COM  while on a premium golf tour to Australia

      Hire Taylormade & Callaway clubs with TSSCLUBHIRE.COM while on a premium golf tour to Australia

      Interested in becoming a sponsor or partner - enquire via our contact page or send us an email to discuss further!


      We will be announcing finalised information on the 2018 Summer Series  soon - register your interest above to secure your place.


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