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New Zealand Pro-Teams Golf Invitational

Wairakei Golf & Sanctuary

June 10th to 13th

Play with NZ's leading golf professionals at one of NZ's best championship courses

Wairakei Golf & Sanctuary

This exciting new tournament will take place at New Zealand’s iconic Wairakei International Golf Course & Sanctuary. Teams will comprise of one PGA professional and three amateurs, the pros will play for a minimum of $35,000 in prize money and the amateurs compete for fantastic prizes in the teams and individual competition.

Everyone has been starved of competitive golf for what seems like an eternity. The countries leading professionals including Ryan Fox, Mike Hendry, Josh Geary, Mark Brown just to name a few are at home with nowhere to go, nowhere to play and nothing to play in, just waiting for world’s lucrative professional tours to fire up again. 

This is an excellent opportunity for amateur golfers to play three rounds with some of NZ’s best professionals at the iconic Wairakei Golf Course in the Briscoe’s Pro Teams Golf Invitational. 

Pacific Golf Management recognises an opportunity to put together a top end pro-am golf event to be played at one of NZ’s best international golf courses.

For many years Wairakei was regarded as the country’s best golf course. With a recent facelift including 18 new greens and other course upgrades now completed the old favourite is in pristine condition and it may well be back at the pinnacle of NZ’s best courses.

The Tournament (PGA NZ Sanctioned event)

The tournament will be played over 54 holes (3 rounds) with a shot gun start at 10.30am each day, play will be in carts. All groups (teams) will comprise of 1 professional and 3 amateurs, the teams will play together for all three rounds During each round food and drinks will be provided.

The event will kick off with a welcome function on the 10th of June at the Wairakei Resort Hotel ,after each round complementary drinks will be served for one hour in the tournament bar at Wairakei Resort Hotel and there will be a Calcutta held after round two with the leading 8 teams to be auctioned for the final round.  

Professionals competition is 54-hole stroke play

There will be two pro-am team’s competitions

1/ Teams stableford, where the best two stableford scores on each hole will count 

2/ Teams gross, where the two best gross scores on each hole will count  

There will also be an individual section for amateurs, stableford & gross.

Who Can Play? 

The event is limited to first 25 teams entered, comprising of (1 PGA professional and 3 amateurs) 

Professionals – organise your team of 3 amateurs and enter today 

Amateurs – organise your team of 3 amateurs and we will put one of the country’s leading pros with your group

For amateurs that don’t have a team, you may enter individually, and we will put you in a team (subject to availability)

Handicaps limits; Men 27 Women 30 

What’s Included. 

  • 3 pro-am tournament rounds at Wairakei International Golf Course including carts
  • 3 night’s twin share accommodation at Wairakei Resort Hotel
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Welcome function
  • Nightly drinks at the tournament bar
  • Prize presentation function
  • Daily on course food & drinks during the tournament
  • Tournament gift pack including special event polo shirt & cap
  • Range balls prior to play each day
  • Tournament Calcutta
  • Excellent amateur prizes

Amateurs Cost $1775.00 per person

Extra nights $120.00 per room per night  

Event Program

Wednesday June 10th


Arrive at Wairakei Resort Hotel and check into your accommodation.

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Tournament registration & welcome function, beer, wine soft drinks & canapes

Thursday June 11th


Round one of Pro Teams Invitational at Wairakei 10.00am Shot Gun start

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Evening drinks at the tournament bar at Wairakei Resort

Friday June 12th


Round two of Pro Teams Invitational at Wairakei 10.00am Shot Gun start

6:00pm - 7:00pm

evening drinks & tournament Calcutta at the tournament bar Wairakei Resort

Saturday June 4th              


Round 3 of Pro Teams Invitational at Wairakei 10.00am Shot Gun start


Finish golf prize presentation function at Wairakei Hotel

Please Note these Conditions The tournament is restricted to the first 25 teams entered; late entries will be put on a waitlist in the order of entries received. Due to COVID 19 , depending on the alert level- there could be some restrictions with regards to social functions associated with the event taking place at the Wairakei Resort Hotel, should any social function not be possible competitors will receive a refund for the cost of the food and beverage for that function.


Lincoln Farms Pacific Golf Management