2019 Presidents Cup: Escorted Melbourne Package

Enjoy the 2019 Presidents Cup and Melbourne highlights in style on this escorted tour! Golfers and non-golfers alike will discover the best of Australian luxury as Melbourne welcomes the greats to its renowned Royal Melbourne Golf Club. Pre-touring in Sydney and post-touring in Tasmania available.

From $2,815
per person
6 days
Airfare additional cost
Based on
2 travelers

Join our very own Corinne Goodman on an escorted journey to the 2019 Presidents Cup! Born and raised in Australia, Corinne is the owner and founder of Down Under Endeavours. She has been handcrafting luxury Australia vacations for more than 20 years and has a special interest in golf, having visited and played some of the top courses in Australia and the world—including The Royal Melbourne Golf Club, home of the 2019 Presidents Cup.

Through the 20-plus-year history of the Presidents Cup, names like Norman, Nicklaus, Woods, Palmer, Couples, Price, and Thomson have represented team and country for the honor of raising the Presidents Cup trophy.

Be there in December 2019, when the Presidents Cup returns to Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, at The Royal Melbourne Golf Club. Fans can expect unmatched access as South Africa’s Ernie Els will captain the International Team against Tiger Woods and the United States Team, whether it’s a high-five, an autograph or just seeing 24 of the world’s best compete. Outside the ropes, fans will experience a week-long festival with hospitality and international culinary options to match all levels of spectating and socializing. This world-class competition has not only brought together the game’s best, but has also as established itself as an event that stands for international goodwill and a positive, charitable impact across the globe.

Want to see more down under? Enjoy handcrafted pre-touring in sunny Sydney, complete with a private charter cruise, and post-touring in Tasmania, a secluded haven for golfers and lovers of wine and wildlife.


Down Under Endeavours, a Licensed Travel Operator for the 2019 Presidents Cup PC19ROW-1130

Down Under Endeavours, a Licensed Travel Operator for the 2019 Presidents Cup PC19ROW-1130

Down Under Endeavours is an independent contractor to, and is not an agent or associate of Event Travel Office.

Ticket Terms and Conditions apply to all tickets and attendance at the 2019 Presidents Cup. These Conditions are available from Down Under Endeavours on request or at pgatour.com.

 

Optional Pre-Touring: December 9, 2019
Welcome to Australia! If you choose to join the optional pre-touring in Sydney, you will be in for a treat. Enjoy a transfer to your hotel, The Grace, which offers a luxurious sanctuary in a quiet street close to the city’s main attractions. This evening, enjoy a fabulous welcome function as you and your fellow travelers board a private charter vessel and sail through the glittering waters of Sydney Harbour. Soak up unbeatable views of the Sydney Opera House and other icons, and indulge in delicious canapés and bevies onboard.
The Grace Hotel Sydney

Optional Pre-Touring: December 10 – 12, 2019
The next 2 days are yours to spend at your leisure in Sydney. Golfers won’t want to miss the chance to play the prestigious New South Wales Golf Club, designed by the legendary Dr Alister MacKenzie. Of course, Sydney has much to offer the non-golfer, as well! Some of our favorite touring options include surfing lessons on Bondi Beach, a Sydney Harbour BridgeClimb, or a guided tour of the city by bicycle.
The Grace Hotel Sydney

December 13, 2019
Welcome to Melbourne, the cultural, culinary, and golfing capital of Australia! On arrival, enjoy a transfer from the airport to your centrally located hotel. Indulge in some welcome drinks as you meet your fellow travelers and your hosts, Corinne Goodman and Douglas Herbert of Down Under Endeavours. Corinne and Doug are passionate golfers who have played some of the top courses in Australia and the world, including The Royal Melbourne Golf Club, home of the 2019 Presidents Cup!
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne (standard hotel) or QT Melbourne (premium hotel)

December 14, 2019
Rise early this morning and enjoy a full breakfast before heading off to your first day attending the 2019 Presidents Cup. Fans can expect unmatched access as South Africa’s Ernie Els will captain the International Team against Tiger Woods and the United States Team. Today, watch the greats of golf go head to head in the third round of competition (foursomes) and fourth round (four-ball). Enjoy a return transfer back to your hotel this evening, followed by an exclusive Presidents Cup spectator function.
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne (standard hotel) or QT Melbourne (premium hotel)

December 15, 2019
Today, you will witness the final round of thrilling competition at the 2019 Presidents Cup. Get swept away in the energy of the crowd as the athletes compete in 12 singles matches to determine who will win the honor of raising the Presidents Cup trophy! Enjoy a transfer back to your hotel and an evening at leisure to explore Melbourne’s world-famous restaurant and bar scene.
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne (standard hotel) or QT Melbourne (premium hotel)

December 16 – 17, 2019
The next 2 days are yours to spend at your leisure in the buzzing city of Melbourne. We have several additional tour options to make the most of your stay: Take a swing at some of Melbourne’s (and Australia’s) top golf courses; discover the city’s hidden gems on a guided lanes and arcades tour; enjoy a wildlife encounter with kangaroos, koalas, and adorable penguins; or visit renowned wineries in the nearby Yarra Valley. The possibilities are endless! On your final evening in Melbourne, enjoy a farewell happy hour and say goodbye to your newfound friends.
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne (standard hotel) or QT Melbourne (premium hotel)

Optional Post-Touring: December 18, 2019
This morning, you will be transferred from your hotel to the Melbourne airport. If you choose to extend your trip, you will fly to the ruggedly beautiful island of Tasmania (flight additional cost) to play world-renowned golf courses! Optional wine tasting and spa treatments are available for the non-golfers.
Barnbougle Lost Farm Golf Resort

Optional Post-Touring: December 19, 2019
Today, enjoy a round of golf at the highly acclaimed Barnbougle Dunes, which mirrors the wild, coastal links courses of Scotland, following undulating dunes. Golf at Barnbougle is a game of strategy, where each shot requires tactical thought, and a little creativity can be very rewarding. It’s strong enough to test gifted golfers, yet fair enough to be enjoyed by the average player.
Barnbougle Lost Farm Golf Resort

Optional Post-Touring: December 20, 2019
Today, play Barnbougle’s other famous course, The Lost Farm. With a reputation for minimalist course design and a philosophy that traditional, strategic golf is the most rewarding, head architect Bill Coore created the 20-hole Lost Farm with the intention of complementing the canvas provided by the dramatic Anderson Bay coastline. This course’s coastline fairways present a different challenge than Barnbougle Dunes, and will excite golfers of all abilities.
Barnbougle Lost Farm Golf Resort

Optional Post-Touring: December 21, 2019
Enjoy a transfer to the airport, where you will begin your journey back home.

2019 Presidents Cup Package: Melbourne

Arrival: December 13, 2019
Departure: December 18, 2019
From $2,815 USD per person

Package Inclusions:

  • 5 nights twin share accommodation in standard hotel (Rendezvous Hotel, Deluxe Room)
    • Optional upgrade available to premium hotel (QT Melbourne)
  • Full breakfast daily
  • 2-day General Admission passes to the 2019 Presidents Cup at The Royal Melbourne Golf Club
    • Saturday, December 14, 2019
    • Sunday, December 15, 2019
    • Includes transfers to and from hotel
    • Ticket upgrade options available; inquire for details
  • Presidents Cup spectator function on Saturday, December 14
  • Presidents Cup souvenir merchandise
  • Trip fully hosted by Corinne Goodman and Douglas Herbert
  • Round-trip transfers from Melbourne airport to hotel
  • 24/7 travel support team in Australia
  • ETA visa processing for entry into Australia

Optional Touring Ideas:

  • Rounds of golf at one or more of Melbourne’s world-renowned Sandbelt golf courses
  • Small-group or private wine tasting in the Yarra Valley
  • Hot air ballooning over Melbourne followed by breakfast at a winery
  • Wildlife encounter with kangaroos, koalas, and penguins
  • Dinner reservations at some of Melbourne’s finest establishments
  • Guided walking tour of Melbourne’s famed laneways and arcades
  • Private Melbourne shopping tour
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of a renowned Melbourne gallery or museum
  • Hosted progressive dinner or Melbourne nightlife experience
  • Guided sports tour to Rod Laver Arena, home of the Australian Open tennis event, and Melbourne Cricket Ground, affectionately known as the MCG

Optional Pre-Touring: Sydney

Arrival: December 9, 2019
Departure: December 13, 2019
From $1,190 USD per person

Package Inclusions:

  • 4 nights The Grace Hotel Sydney (Superior Room)
  • Welcome Function – Privately chartered Sydney Harbour cruise including lunch and bevies
  • Round-trip airport transfers

Optional Touring Ideas:

  • Golf at New South Wales Golf Club including premium club rental, cart, and green fees
  • Sydney Harbour BridgeClimb
  • Sydney Opera House performance or tour
  • Spa treatments
  • Guided Inner City food and wine trail
  • Guided bike tour of Sydney highlights
  • Surfing lesson with a local at Bondi Beach
  • and more…

Optional Post-Touring: Tasmania

Arrival: December 18, 2019
Departure: December 21, 2019
From $1,275 USD per person

Package Inclusions: 

  • 3 nights Barnbougle Lost Farm Golf Resort (Ocean View Suites)
  • 18 holes of golf at Barnbougle Dunes
  • 18 holes of golf at Barnbougle Lost Farm
  • Special dining experience including transfers, meals, beverages, and private venue
  • Round-trip airport transfers

Optional Touring Ideas:

  • Sparkling Pipers Vineyard tour including gourmet lunch and all tastings
  • Spa treatments
  • Upgrade to “play all day” golf