To be read in conjunction with the Rules of Golf and Temporary Local Rules as displayed.

Out of Bounds

  • Defined by black top posts
  • A player's ball is declared out of bounds if it comes to rest within any part of the Resort car parks and all private residences.
  • A ball is also out of bounds if it comes to rest on or beyond the asphalt road alongside the 18th green.

Lateral Water Hazards

Defined by red stakes

Water Hazards

Defined by yellow stakes

GUR (Ground Under Repair)

The following situations are to be treated as GUR and players may take relief under Rule 25-1:-

  • Defined by white lines and/or white stakes
  • All garden areas adjacent to the resort building are to be treated as GUR. RELIEF MUST BE TAKEN under Rule 25-1b.
  • Replanted turf through the green including new and repaired drains
  • Washaway areas within bunkers

Immovable Obstructions (Rules 24-2 or 24-3 applies)

  • All distance markers
  • All water hazard , lateral water hazard and GUR stakes
  • Toilet building on the 6th and 13th tees
  • Practice range nets
  • All roads and paths paved or covered with artificial surfaces
  • All sprinkler heads and water equipment covers are to be treated as immovable obstructions.
  • Practice fairway fence on holes 3 and 9 the player must determine the nearest point of relief without crossing over, through or under the fence.

Movable Obstructions

Stones in bunkers are movable obstructions. Rule 24-1 applies

Staked Trees

Relief must be taken. Rule 24 – 2b (1) applies

Distance-Measuring Devices

'For all play at this course, a player may obtain distance information by use of a distance-measuring device.  If, during a stipulated round, a player uses a distance-measuring device to gauge or measure other conditions that might affect his play (eg elevation changes, wind speed, etc), the player is in breach of Rule 14-3.'

Provisional ball allowed from 11th tee

  • If there is doubt wheter a ball is in or lost in the water hazard on the left hand side of the 11th fairway, the player may play another ball provisionally under any ofthe applicable options in Rule 26-1.
    • If the original ball is found outside the hazard, the player msut continue play with it.
    • If the original ball is found in the water hazard, the player may either play the original ball as it lies or continue with the ball played provisionally under Rule 26-1.
    • If the original ball is not found or identified with the five-minute search period, the player must continue with the ball played provisionally.

NO PENALTY FOR BALL MOVED ACCIDENTALLY ON GREEN

“Rules 18-2, 18-3 and 20-1 are modified as follows:

 

When a player’s ball lies on the putting green, there is no penalty if the ball or ball-marker is accidentally moved by the player, his partner, his opponent, or any of their caddies or equipment.

The moved ball or ball-marker must be replaced as provided in Rules 18-2, 18-3 and 20-1.

This Local Rule applies only when the player’s ball or ball-marker lies on the putting green and any movement is accidental.

Note: If it is determined that a player’s ball on the putting green was moved as a result of wind, water or some other natural cause such as the effects of gravity, the ball must be played as it lies from its new location.  A ball-marker moved in such circumstances is replaced.”