Disc golf in Ballarat

Disc golf is now in Ballarat! Get your flying discs ready and head down to Victoria Park to start your 18-hole round.

Map of Victoria Park disc golf course

What is disc golf?

Disc golf is similar to traditional golf. Instead of hitting a ball with a club, players throw a disc from the tee pad to a basket.

The aim of the game is to complete each hole in the fewest throws possible.

Where can you play disc golf in Ballarat?

You can play disk golf at Victoria Park in Ballarat.

An 18-hole course has been set up in Victoria Park.

The start of the course is at Plane Avenue and Cedar Drive, and along Elm Avenue.

To find the next hole, check the base of each basket for an arrow to show you the direction of the next tee.

Map of Victoria Park disc golf course

How do you play disc golf?

With your disc, start at the tee pad. The tee sign has information about the hole, including the hole number, par, distance, and a map of the fairway. Use a driving throw to get started and a putting throw when you get close to the basket.

How to throw your disc instructions

Download the how to throw instructions.

Download the Victoria Park disc golf course map.

How and where do you get discs from?

If you have your own flying discs at home, you can use those on the disc golf course.

You can purchase discs from SportsPower in Wendouree.

You can hire discs from the City of Ballarat from 28 January 2021. You will be able to hire up to four discs per family for one day. If you want to know more about hiring discs, please contact teagankenny@ballarat.vic.gov.au.
 

How do you keep score?

You can keep score using the UDisc app. It can be downloaded on both Android and Apple devices.

 

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