Thursday 9th Mar 2017 - Sports & Outdoors


The ISPS Handa New Zealand Open, held in Queenstown New Zealand is an iconic event on the New Zealand sporting calendar.

Hosted at two spectacular golf courses on 9th to 12th March 2016 - The Hillsand Millbrook Resort - the tournament incorporates a unique Pro-Am format that brings together a prestigious blend of Professional and Amateur golfers.

The ISPS Handa New Zealand Open is a cornerstone event on the PGA Tour of Australasia and has now also entered into a partnership with the Japan Golf Tour Organisation which will result in fifteen leading professional golfers from the Japan tour playing in the tournament.

The tournament will include a minimum field of 140 amateurs and 140 professionals playing alongside one another.  The professional golfers will compete for the ISPS Handa New Zealand Open title whilst simultaneously a pairing of one professional and one amateur will play a best-ball format for the New Zealand Pro-Am Championship. 

The field will be split across The Hills and Millbrook Resort.