Golf course

A fairway overlooking trees and green hills.

Waahi Taakaro Golf Course

Maitai Valley, Nelson, New Zealand

Play Nelson's own nine hole course in a valley setting alongside a beautiful river surrounded by leafy shade trees where tui, pigeons and kingfishers create an all day chorus. Check out a video of each hole on the Golf Course Layout page.


Concession tickets are on offer for 3, 6 and 12 month durations. Junior golfers are encouraged to play and the junior rate applies for students up through secondary school.

Golf course fees as at 16 June 2015
Concession Fee
9 holes
18 holes
3 month concession
6 month concession
12 month concession

Golf Lessons

However is Golf Lessons can be arranged by contacting Gordon Davidson 03 5487771 or mobile 0275473200 or our junior convenor Richard Pearson 03 5487052 or email us at

Hire equipment

Sets include a trundler, except for junior sets. Half sets include five irons, two woods and a putter. Sets do not include balls or tees.

Fees to hire equipment
Equipment Fee
Full set - 9
Full set - 18
Junior sets

Opening hours

Waahi Taakaro is open every day except Christmas Day. Summer hours start with Daylight Savings Time.

Summer hours

Open 8am - 7pm (summer) or 9am - 4pm (winter)


You can call the golf course on +64 3 548 7301 or