Whether you are new to the game of golf or looking to take your golf to the next level Southern Golf Club is the perfect place to find your swing.

Southern Golf Club is situated in the heart of the sand belt in Melbourne’s south-east suburb of Keysborough, we have an experienced and talented team of Golf Coaches available to golfers of all levels to help them achieve their individual goals and aspirations.

We have a range of programs to tailor for golfers of all abilities.

Private Coaching

Private golf lessons are a great way to fast track your improvement. Coaching sessions can be planned out to improve all aspects of your golf game. Working with one of our qualified Professionals your lesson can focus on technique, learning to score or course management.

For those interested in learning over a series of lessons, our lesson packages are an excellent way to plan your sessions and work with your Coach to reach your goals.

Individual Coaching Coaching Packages
30 Minutes $65 Loyalty Package
3 x 30-minute lessons
60 Minutes $110 Game Improvement
5 x 30-minute lessons
1 x 60 minute on course lesson
Club Fitting

(Book with Golf Shop)

N/C 3 Month Package
18 x 30-minute lessons
3-month time frame

Group Clinics

Group golf clinics are a great way to meet new people and socialise while learning the specific techniques of golf. Our group clinics cover a range of topics and are typically capped at a ratio of 1 coach to 6 students.

Clinics typically run midweek, starting at $35 per person.

Group Sessions

30 Days to Better Golf

Our 30 days to better golf would be the best value for money golf program in Australia.  The Program has 13x hours of coaching available for only $199.

The clinics cover all aspects of the golf swing (irons, bunkers, chipping, putting & driving).  Golfers can attend as many of the sessions as they like. This program is generally run in Spring & Summer during set days & at set times;

Next Class commences Monday 19th August 2024.
Email to book into the next 30 days to better golf program.

Short Game School

Our ever-popular Short Game Class is a must attend, our Coaches cover all the techniques required to improve your chipping, pitching and bunker play.

Be quick this 1-hour program typically books out fast.

This program typically runs once per month and can be booked via the member timesheet portal.

Our next Short Game Class is Thursday the 18th July @ 9.30am.

Driver Class

Our driver class is a great opportunity to work on your tee shots with our qualified Golf Coaches.

We cover the correct technique to improve swing path, face contact and release patterns.

This program typically runs once per month and can be booked via the member timesheet portal.

Our next Driver class is Thursday 11th July @ 9.30am

Meet Our Team

We have a team of highly regarded golf coaches who have years of experience teaching. Perfect for the rawest beginner to the most experienced golfer, we promise to make you feel comfortable and confident every time you step up to the tee.

Paul Buchanan

Community Coach

Paul has 30 years experience in the golf industry and has been part of the Southern Golf Club team for the best part of 10 years. Paul originally from the U.S now calls Australia home.


Peter Manzie

PGA Director of Golf
2022 PGA Club Professional of the Year

Peter is born and bred Southern Golf Club, having played his junior golf with the Club, representing Southern in pennant, completing his PGA traineeship here and now the current Director of Golf. His connection to our great Club spans over 20 years.

Peter has a wealth of knowledge from his time in the industry, he works with individuals to reach their golfing goals.
Peter’s availability is typically in the afternoons on Monday’s, Tuesday’s Wednesday’s, Friday’s & Saturday’s.

Lance Smith

Junior Golf Co-Ordinator

Lance joined the Southern team in 2021 and has fit in seamlessly. His can-do attitude makes him a popular member of our team and his work with growing our junior program over the past 12 months has been instrumental.