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Australasian Golf Museum

Market Place, Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Visit to Bothwell and Ratho Farm

The museum is part of Visitor Centre. The displays were to the point and covered history of golf... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Neil W
Eltham, Australia
Par 4

They are in the middle of a Reno but the displays were run down, hopefully they will completely... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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Market Place, Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is part of Visitor Centre. The displays were to the point and covered history of golf and development of golf clubs and golf balls. Various displays show famous golfers from Australia along with a video. The museum is what I would call small...More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

They are in the middle of a Reno but the displays were run down, hopefully they will completely overhaul the displays on completion ,as a golf nut i wasn’t inspired. And infact under whelmed. Full of good intention but sadly missed the mark. Its not...More

Thank Richardrobertson
Reviewed 17 May 2017

You think its hard to hit off these days?? Go to this quaint golf museum and see how hard it was back in the day. Square balls with a hickory stick! And they really dressed for the occasion! If your a golf fan this museum...More

Thank imday
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We only decided to visit the Golf Museum at Bothwell because a friend we were travelling with is a keen golfer and we are certainly glad that we did!! It's a little off the main highway to Hobart but certainly contains a significant amount of...More

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

If you are in Bothwell and have an interest in golf try this museum as it has a nice collection of older golf gear and memorabilia. The staff are friendly and helpful. Buy a few golf souvenirs while you are there.

Thank neverold333
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The Bothwell golf course is the oldest in Australia. Note: it is not the oldest golf club but the oldest golf course. And the museum is a fantastic insight into the history of golf with many artifacts and the guide is there to answer all...More

Thank Penny S
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Just by chance did we see the sign for the Golf Museum! So we had a look: What a surprise. It is very small, only 2 rooms. But they are packed with odl clubs and balls, photos tell you the history of golf in Australia...More

Thank nota1timetraveller
Reviewed 9 December 2016

While their is stuff to read and old gear to see it is mainly a historical record of the most successful Tasmanian golfers. Still it is not expensive ($5 a person) manned by volunteers and worth the time to have a look for avid golfers...More

Thank Rakaia
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This place is a little gem. Located in Bothwell, it's been put together by some hard working locals. A lot of interesting historical items and maps of the area. The local golf course I understand is the oldest known course in Australia. If you're in...More

Thank cashluce
Reviewed 12 July 2016

If your an addict golfer, this place is for you. Was a walk back in time. Started golf when I was 12 yrs old & i am now 60. Even remember some of clubs I assembled when I was working for Brosnan Golf back in...More

Thank Peter K
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