Rules & Regulations

In an attempt to ensure that your visit to The World of Golf is both pleasant and enjoyable, it has become necessary to implement various rules when utilising the facility.

Membership Card

  • No member will gain access to the club without his/her membership card.
  • Access will be denied if the member is in arrears.
  • Membership will be suspended if no payment is received for 60 days.
  • The company holds the right to revoke the membership if settlement is not received within 90 days.
  • The card is not transferable.
  • Lost cards must be reported immediately. A new card will be issued and charged to the member at R50.00 per card
  • I.D. must be produced when collecting membership cards.
  • Prices are exclusive of membership card fees.

Children

  • Unfortunately certain areas are out of bounds to children under the age of 12 years and unaccompanied by an adult.
  • Safety of the children at the 'World of Golf' should always be considered when entering the facility.
  • Children between the ages of 3 and 10 will be provided for in the ‘Little Tiger’ play zone, only whilst parents are using the facility. Please take note of the operating hours in this facility.
  • An adult must accompany minors at all times except whilst in the Little Tiger Zone and Junior Clinics.

Non Playing Guests

  • Guests must sign the Indemnity form at reception on entering the facility.
  • Guests entry may be limited.

Day members

  • Daily visitors will be offered membership at the applicable daily rate and will be able to use all the facilities free (except for Professional tuition, grass tees and Gary Player Fitness Center).
  • Indemnity forms must be completed before entry.

Operating Times

  • Summer (Sep – April)
    Monday - Thursday 06h00 – 21h00
    Friday 12h00 – 21h00
    Weekends and Public Holidays 06h00 – 20h00
     
  • Winter (May - Aug)
    Monday – Thursday 07h00 – 20h00
    Fridays 12h00 – 20h00
    Weekends and Public Holidays 07h00 – 19h00

Towels

  • Unfortunately The World of Golf does not supply towels and therefore the members are requested to bring their own.

Lost Property

  • Lost property will be cleared and the contents given to charity on a weekly basis. The company does not accept responsibility for members’ property left and/or stored on the premises.

Safety

  • The staff request that all members using the facility be careful and let common sense prevail.
  • Never take any situation for granted, be conscious of those around you and act responsibly at all times.
  • Parents/adults please assist any children who may be unaware of any possible dangers.
  • No firearms are permitted into the facility.

Peak Periods

We are nowhere near maximum capacity and as a rule utilization is not a problem, however, in the unlikely event that the target tees are full on the odd occasion , we request that you adhere to the peak time utilization rule which says:

  • A maximum of forty (40) minutes will be permitted at the hitting bay during peak period’s 16h00 – 19h00 in winter and 16h00 – 20h00 in summer.
  • Please note that bays may not be reserved by placing golf clubs on mats.

The Short Game Areas (World of Putting, Bunkers & Chipping)

  • These areas are designed to practise short chip/bunker shots and not to play longer pitch shots.
  • Be careful not to hit in the direction of other players whilst using these areas.

The Wedge and Putt Course

  • In order for everyone to enjoy the round and ensure play is continually flowing, we request each player only play a maximum of 6 shots per hole and then proceed to the following hole.
  • A maximum of 4 people may play together at any one time.
  • Check the scorecard for additional local rules.
  • We encourage all members and guests to repair pitch marks correctly

The Pro Shop X-ACT Fit Centre and Tech Lab

  • All equipment in the Centre is the property of ‘The Pro Shop’.
  • For security purposes, no equipment may be removed from this facility.
  • Club rack holders may not be taken into this area.

Golf Balls

  • The golf balls provided remain the property of the 'World of Golf’; theft of the golf balls is a criminal offence.
  • Membership will automatically be revoked if offending members are found guilty of this offence.

Golf Bags/ Clubs Storage

  • No golf bags are permitted on the practise facilities.
  • Golf bags may be stored in Club Storage whilst you are practicing.
  • A club rack will be provided in the Car Park.
  • Golf clubs may be left at the club drop off area; this may only be done whilst the member is present at the facility and at the owner’s risk.
  • Golf clubs may not be left overnight.
  • An entry form must be signed when leaving Clubs at Club Storage.

Lockers

  • Lockable lockers are provided for in the change rooms. Members are requested to provide their own locks.
  • Lockers are only for use whilst the members are utilizing the facilities.
  • Lockers must not be locked overnight, this is a security hazard.
  • Any locker left locked overnight will have the contents removed; collection of goods is available for a maximum of 14 days thereafter.
  • The company will not be responsible for any loss, theft and/ or items stored on the premises.

Conference Facilities

  • Our conference facilities may be hired should the rooms be available. Contact Kevin on (011) 545-8670 to place your bookings.
  • Bookings are essential.

The Gary Player Golf Experience

  • Various options of instruction are available on request.
  • Bookings are essential.
  • Bookings can be made through the Gary Player Golf Experience Reception Desk.
  • For more information, call Danny Baleson on (011) 545-8618

Expulsion

  • Any member who wilfully or negligently causes damages to the Club or The Company will be financially responsible for the cost of the damages.

Soft Spikes

  • The World of Golf is a soft spike zone. Only this type of spike will be permitted on the playing areas.

General

  • Prices are subject to change.
  • The company has the right to amend the Rules and Regulations for the use of the facility as it may seem fit.
  • Members are obligated to adhere to the Rules and Regulations at all times.

We trust that your experience at The World of Golf will be more pleasant as a result of the above. Should you have any feedback please do not hesitate to contact Gareth on (011) 545-8611 or email garethm@theworldofgolf.co.za