The Copper Coast Tourism Centre at Kadina offers a really impressive putt putt course which will get those family competitive juices flowing. As someone who takes his putt putt quite seriously, I was very impressed with the quality of the course and the variety of challenging holes.

Sometimes putt putt can be a little on the lower end on the fun scale if the place isn’t up to scratch, but with a large selection of different sized clubs, heaps of different coloured bright balls and a quality course that has holes styled on the Copper Coast region, the whole fam will love this one. Except if you are competitive and don’t win. Maybe then you won’t like it. But for everyone else, its a ripper.

Allow about an hour to cruise around this fun course as part of your stay at the visitors centre, and for only $5 bucks each it is a bargain. You may or may not get a hole in one (I did) or beat your family comfortably (like me) but you will have a good time.

Pro Tip: Take some water and don’t forget the sun cream. Not a lot of shade and that old country sun can be a tad harsh as my sunburnt soul found out the next day.

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