Lifestyle Membership runs for a membership period being the 1st January to 31st December. The full Annual Subscription must be paid up-front and is not offered pro rata.
Lifestyle Members will receive a membership card credited to the value of the annual subscription.
A Lifestyle Member is entitled to use the clubhouse and to play golf including competitions, at times and rates set by the Board.
In addition to the membership fee, Lifestyle Members will pay a house levy of 50% of the full levy applied to members as set by the Board.
The Lifestyle Member rate for playing golf at any time will be displayed in the Pro Shop and will be deducted from the card value as appropriate.
Lifestyle Membership credit can only be used for members own golf, credits cannot be used for any other purchase including cart hire and competition fees.
All Lifestyle members must report to the Clubs Professional and show their membership card before going onto the course. Failure to do so will result in the deduction of the full green fee rate for that time of play from their membership and repeated offences may lead to suspension or cancellation of their playing rights with no refund.
Lifestyle Rates override any other rate for green fees or competitions (Guest/Visitor Rate) and do not include competition entry fees. Lifestyle members cannot enter the competition as a guest or visitor. No member may enter a competition without paying the relevant competition fee.
The membership credit is personal to the Lifestyle member and are not transferable. Membership credit must be used in the 12 month period and can only be carried forward as surplus credits if the membership is renewed in full.
Lifestyle Members may top up their membership allowance at a minimum of $100 per transaction.
A Lifestyle Member is unable to enter any Board Event (able to play in daily competition) and unable to represent the Ballarat Golf Club in any event.
Lifestyle Members are not eligible to vote or hold a position on a committee.
A Lifestyle Member may upgrade to another category at any time during that year and use the remaining balance of your account towards the annual subscription.
A Lifestyle Member on joining is bound by the rules of the club.