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Growling Frog Golf Course

1910 Donnybrook Rd | Yan Yean, Yan Yean, Victoria 3755, Australia
+61 3 9716 3477
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Played golf and have coffee and Apple crumble

Growling Frog Golf course is a great place to play golf. Staff are friendly and nice. We had have a... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Amy H
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Wow staff and food amazing

A Huge thank you to Kris and all is staff for making my dads 70th birthday a day to remember... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Mill Park, Australia
via mobile
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  • Average25%
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1910 Donnybrook Rd | Yan Yean, Yan Yean, Victoria 3755, Australia
+61 3 9716 3477
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Growling Frog Golf course is a great place to play golf. Staff are friendly and nice. We had have a light snack after the game and food is delicious. Its a great restaurant too..

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

A Huge thank you to Kris and all is staff for making my dads 70th birthday a day to remember. Myself along with 50 other people had a great day. The place is amazing with beautiful views overlooking the golf course watching the kangaroos keep...More

Thank becally
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My youngest son resides in Melbourne,in February 2017 my wife and I visited him in Melbourne with my oldest son and his family. During our stay we played the Growling Frog Golf course and were made very welcome by the professional on our arrival. Hiring...More

Thank Murray G
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Played twice within a week Consider a well maintained public course with a few kangaroos running around. Worth trying if you have not been there

Thank Cplees
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

If not for the flies here (warmer months), this would have been more enjoyable. The course is a links-style course with some good holes and is a good test of golf without being too long. Flies are atrocious here, even with 6 applications of insect...More

Thank Greyhound77
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Probably the best public course I've played in Victoria. Amazing setting and super challenging. Great for beginners and advanced players

Thank Carl P
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

If you are coming melbourne in short time and getting some stunning view with Wild kangaroos, Growling Frog Golf Club and resturant would be a easier place to visit. Only 30-50 mins drive from Melbourne central. It is an open welcome gold club with all...More

Thank DC4152
Reviewed 7 March 2016

What a joke. Not sure what management is doing, obviously not doing there job. Management you are responsible. Sunday ordered a Risotto, came out on a cold plate, making the Risotto cold, yes cold to eat from the edge of the plate. Of course the...More

2  Thank Peter W
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

We went for a family dinner, but weren't thrilled overall! They advertise in their menu, beef lasagne, but when my daughter went to order it, was told they only had vegetarian lasagna, which wasn't listed. The beer on tap ran out, so you could only...More

Thank Rikstar26
Pamela T, Manager at Growling Frog Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2016

Hi Rikstar26, Thanks for your feedback. We’re sorry to hear of your experience at Growling Frog. Good news - we have very recently appointed two new talented chefs at Growling Frog Café & Spike Bar, who have put together a fresh new menu. To celebrate...More

Reviewed 30 December 2015

Growling Frog is a great public access golf course north of Melbourne. I did not dine at the club as some of the reviewers have done. Just went around the 18 holes. This is a challenging course with a distinctly Aussie landscape feel to it....More

Thank Bruce P
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