Primary school golf program - FAQs

Does Ringwood and Dorset Golf provide all the equipment? 
Yes, we make it easy for you. All age appropriate clubs, balls and accompanying ‘Snag’ equipment is provided for the student’s use.

Does Ringwood and Dorset Golf have ‘Sporting Schools’ funding?
Yes, Ringwood and Dorset golf are both registered for ‘Sporting Schools’ to assist you.

Can we do a one-off trial?
Yes, you can try our tailored program as a once off. We are also happy to discuss any individual needs as required. 

How do we get there? 
The courses can easily accommodate bus parking or even better we can save you the hassle and our instructors can come to you.

What time of the day does the program run?
We can book in a time that suits you. We happily run the program within school hours on school days.

How do I book a ‘Snag’ program?
There are a few ways you can book a ‘Snag’ program. 

  1. You can easily book directly with the Co-Ordinator at the golf courses via email ringwoodgolf@maroondah.vic.gov.au or dorsetgolf@maroondah.vic.gov.au
  2. Alternatively, you can book through the ‘Sporting schools’ website.
    Going straight to the website will assist you in receiving funding https://www.sportaus.gov.au/schools/schools/sports/golf

Do the students go on the golf course?
If you choose to run the program at one of our courses then students will be on the practice green, practice fairway and the undercover teaching bays. 

What happens if it rains?
The program can run smoothly within a gymnasium/stadium at your school and our golf courses have under cover bays.

Do all the instructors have a working with children check? 
Yes, rest assured our PGA pro and qualified instructors all have working with children checks.