The Vanuatu Golf Open has been played at The Port Vila Golf & Country Club for over 30 years.
The course, of approx. 5,800 meters, runs along the beautiful Port Vila Harbour and Mele Bay with views to Hideaway Island, Devils Point and the Pango Peninsula on one side, while the opposite looks to the magnificent, lush green, rolling hills and cattle properties that extend to the center of the Island of Efate.
Keen amateur golfers descend on Port Vila all year round to enjoy Vanuatu golf at its best. However, The Vanuatu Golf Open gives everyone the opportunity to participate in a significant South Pacific golf event and join with the professionals for a fun week of golf and social interaction which has become legendary.
Nightly functions and entertainment make for a memorable week. Click on the 2017 Events Details to see what’s on each day. Over the years many who have made the initial visit to this fun filled week, then return on an annual pilgrimage, such is the draw of the friendly smiles and the sensational hospitality offered by the local Ni-Vanuatu people and expat golfing community.
Please note that the event details sheet may be amended as we get closer to the time of the event and should be viewed currently as a guide to the week only.
The Vanuatu Golf Open is played annually at The Port Vila Golf and Country Club, Vanuatu’s only 18 hole Championship Course. The event attracts professionals and Amateurs from many South Pacific Countries including New Zealand, Australia, Fiji, New Caledonia and the Solomon Islands.
The VGO is now a significant event on the South Pacific golfing calendar with professional golfer returning annually to Vanuatu to enjoy the hospitality and hopefully take home some of the purse on offer
Many of the visitors to the VGO each year turn their visit into an annual golfing holiday, bringing both family and friends to either play or just plain holiday.
The event can accommodate up to 180 players and is open to Professionals golfers and especially Men and Lady Amateurs.
The 2017 event thanks to our new naming rights sponsor The Anchor Inn Port Vila will now be a fully sanctioned Australian PGA event
keep up to date with news on the event through the year by visiting our blog page and by going to the "2017 Event" link