U.S. Kids Golf Australian Open 2017

picture1January 19-20, 2017

Moore Park has been a favorite destination for U.S. Kids Golf families in the Sydney area, now it will host the inaugural U.S. Kids Golf Australian Open. The world’s best young golfers not only get to play, they connect with old friends and make new ones, while experiencing everything the Sydney has to offer. Whether you are bringing siblings or only the golfer of the family, Sydney is an exciting time for all. The area offers family-friendly activities off the course, making it the perfect location for a family vacation.

Registration Information

Invitations with an unlock code will be emailed to qualified players with Green, Orange and Blue Status based on the Priority Status dates below. Players must have met the USKG Scoring Requirement. Please note that receiving an invitation does not guarantee a player’s spot, as entries into all events are subject to availability on a first-come, first-served basis. Each Status group’s opportunity to enter will end at 11:59 p.m., Eastern Time, on the date published.

  • Green Status – September 1 – January 11, 2017
  • Orange Status – September 1 – January 11, 2017
  • Blue Status – September 1 – January 14, 2017
  • Open Application – September 18, 2016 – January 5, 2017
  • **Late Registration –  January 11-14, 2017

A player’s age on December 31, 2016 will determine his/her age group for the duration of the event.

$145 USD for 9-hole players and $195 USD for 18-hole players (includes tournament rounds, tee gifts and awards).  The official practice round is not included in the entry fee. Food and beverages will be available for purchase throughout the duration of the tournament.

*Open Application
During the Open Application period, all persons that have met the scoring requirement may apply to enter the U.S. Kids Golf Australian Open. Eligible players will have received an invitation with a registration code.

If you do not have Priority Status but would like to request entry, please submit The Australian Open Application Form for your player. Your application will be reviewed and an email confirmation will be sent detailing a registration code.

**Late Registration
During the late registration period, an additional $15 will be added to the registration fee. Players that sign up during the late registration period will not receive an opportunity to purchase a last name for their caddie bib and will be listed at the end of their age group, instead of alphabetically, on the scoreboard. All late registrants should visit the event homepage to view all important player information.

Practice Rounds
Practice rounds (not included in entry fee) may be scheduled by contacting the Moore Park at (02) 9662-5113.

Please click here to download the application form and email to:

US Kids Golf Australia
Michelle Nee

Hotel Information

RYDGES HotelRydges Sydney Central are offering special discounted rates on accommodation for the participants of the 2016 Australian Open and their families.
Preferred customer discounts on rooms for tournament participants at rates of
$A189 single/twin
$A244 Quad/triple
Discounted breakfast for tournament participants
$20 Adults
$10 Kids
Please book online at
Enter the Promo Code: US Golf

Or Phone
Rydges Sydney Central
28 Albion St
Surry Hills
+61 2 9289 0000
Mention US Kids Golf

With its Prime location 200m from Central Railway Station, Rydges Sydney Central offers easy access to the center of Sydney and Darling Harbor districts whilst being only 7minutes drive from Moore park Golf, location of the US Kids Golf Australian Open.  Additional to this It is located in the heart of Surry Hills’ trendy urban dining precinct.

Hotel Facilities include 309 recently renovated rooms, Free WiFi , 24 hour Reception, Concierge, Indoor pool and spa & sauna, Gym, Parking and 2 Restaurants and 2 Bars.

Rental Cars

Please visit our Rental Car page for U.S. Kids Golf discounts provided by Avis and Budget.