Vacancy – Sole Charge Greenkeeper

Situated 8kms north/west of Johnsonville, Wellington, the Ohariu Valley Golf Club is seeking the services of a passionate and dedicated person for this sole charge position.

A qualified Green Keeper, or someone near completion of their apprenticeship looking for a new challenge at “the best 9 hole course in Wellington” is required.  An effective communicator who is keen to support club volunteers is desired. Growsafe and Approved Handler certification is essential. We are looking for a self motivated individual who has a good understanding of green keeping practices and who takes pride in course presentation.  An understanding of current Health and Safety practices and a commitment to safety is essential.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

For further information, email the President at or ring 027 478 8220.

To apply for the position, email your CV and covering letter detailing your suitability for the role  to the above email address, quoting ‘Sole Charge Green Keeper Application’, or post to

Ohariu Valley Golf Club
PO Box 13-255
Wellington 6440

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Up To Date Course Information

24 to 30 April 2017NO BOOKINGS required if you are a green fee player – Just turn up and play ! – $15 for 9 holes or $20 for 18 holes


Monday 24 April: Course open to the public.

Tuesday 25 April: ANZAC day tournament in morning. Course open to the public afternoon.

Wednesday 26 April: Course open to the public.

Thursday 27 April: Course open to the public

Friday 28 April: Course open to the public

Saturday 29 April: Morning: Course open to the public. Afternoon: Club players on the course but course will be open again to the public from 3.30pm

Sunday 30 April: Morning: Dawn breakers until 10.30am then course open to the public all day.

[“Open to the public” means available for Green Fee players. Fees are $15 for 9 holes and $20 for 18 holes. Please note we don’t have Eftpos sorry]


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Par for our course

  • Total Membership of 191 at 20 September 2016 191%
  • Male Club Members 80%
  • Female Club Members 20%

Green Fees: 9/18 holes - $15/20