Membership

Membership

Royal Wellington enjoys two marvelous courses, a beautiful club house and a strong and active membership. While the club holds its traditional values dearly, it is a proudly progressive club and one that encourages its members to have fun. New members are made to feel welcome and to join in both the competitive and social sides of the club.

Now is a great time to join us at Royal Wellington.

‘If you are interested in becoming a New Zealand based member, please fill in the membership application below. It helps if you know a current member, but if that is not the case, the club can assist by introducing you to member mentors, who can guide you through the process . Once your application is accepted, it is reviewed and ratified.

The whole process does not take long, and while an application is being processed the prospective member is able to use all the facilities including playing golf with a member. Once that is completed payment of annual subscription is required, which is prorated from the time of joining. There are payment options available including Monthly, Quarterly or six-monthly installments.

membership application

 

Membership categories and fees

The club regularly has opportunities for prospective members to join. 

Full playing

Members who have unlimited playing rights i.e. can play on both of the club’s courses and use all of the club’s other facilities, enjoy reciprocal rights with other clubs, and can play in all club competitions. Annual subscription:  $2,580.

Full playing – (Junior 1). 26 – 29 years in age.

Members who have unlimited playing rights i.e. can play on both of the club’s courses and use all of the club’s other facilities, enjoy reciprocal rights with other clubs, and can play in all club competitions. Annual subscription $1,410.

Full playing – (Junior 1L). 19 -25 years in age

Members who have unlimited playing rights i.e. can play on both of the club’s courses and use all of the club’s other facilities, enjoy reciprocal rights with other clubs, and can play in all club competitions. Annual subscription $490

Junior 2 – 10 -18 years

Annual subscription $240

Junior 3  – Zero – 9 years

Use all of the club’s other facilities Annual subscription $145

Terrace Course

Members who want to play predominantly on the Terrace Course, with some opportunity to play on the Heretaunga Course such as special club events and when the Terrace Course is unavailable for maintenance. This category allows full access to all of the club’s other facilities, and reciprocal rights with other clubs. Annual subscription: $1,225. Terrace members can introduce guests on the Terrace Course for $40 for 18 holes and $30 for 9 holes.

Country Membership

For New Zealand based residents living outside the Wellington region deemed to be north of a line drawn from coast to coast through the intersection of State Highway One and Kimberley Road (near Levin) and the point where State Highway Two crosses the Waingawa River (near Masterton). Annual Subscription $680.

International Membership

A person may become an International Member if he or she meets such requirements for admission as an International Member (including, without limitation, any applicable requirements as to character verification and the payment of any applicable international  entrance fee and annual subscription fee) as the Committee may stipulate from time to time.

Associate

A special category for those who wish to use the club’s facilities other than to play golf. Annual subscription: $430

Interim

A category available for people staying in Wellington for a short, finite period of time. Annual subscription: $3,800

Corporate

Companies who would like to entertain staff or clients at Royal Wellington. We have packages available to suit your requirements, which also afford some flexibility over the number of guests you can bring, depending on tee time availability. To be arranged on enquiry.

Entrance Fee

An entrance fee of $1,000 applies  to New Zealand based Full Playing membership. 

Submit membership application