Fan Info

Event Info

The 2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge at the Gary Player Country Club at Sun City from 9-12 November will feature a world-class field of 72 players competing for one of the richest purses in the game.

Weather Info

Cool clothing, hats and sunscreen are recommended. Please observe all weather warnings in the interest of your own safety.

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2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge App

2017 Nedbank Golf Challenge App

Facilities & General Safety

Tournament facilities
Facilities for the disabled
General safety
  • ATMs
  • First Aid
  • Practice Green
  • VIP Parking
  • Parking
  • On-course leaderboards
  • On-course big screens
  • Sunbet
  • Skybox shuttle pick-up point
  • Castle Lite Entertainment & Cold Zone
  • Grandstands
  • Refreshment stations
  • Water points
  • Crossovers

There are facilities for the physically impaired. It is recommended that those using wheelchairs or similar transport please stick to the hard-surfaced roads for ease of use. Those accompanying a physically impaired individual must also have proper accreditation.

If the siren sounds, put down your umbrella and seek shelter immediately. Also avoid the following:
  • Grandstands
  • Telephone poles
  • Hilltops/high places
  • Metal or wire fences
  • Wearing metal spiked golf shoes
  • Bodies of water
  • Open fields
  • Tall or isolated trees
  • Golf carts


Parking is available at the main gate with transportation to the expo centre via the Sky train.

Prohibited Items & Pets

Prohibited Items
Strictly Prohibited

Patrons should note that cellphone access is allowed. Phones must be switched to silent. Cellphones may be used as cameras on practice and pro-am days only. Calls may be made and received in “cellphone hot spot” areas only. Marshalls may confiscate phones if the above is not adhered to. Please consult the course map for “cellphone hot spot” areas.

  • Cameras (on tournament day)
  • Video cameras
  • Cooler boxes
  • Please hand above items in at the expo centre at the Gary Player Country Club car park
  • Firearms are to be handed in at the Welcome Centre
  • No alcoholic beverages are permitted on the golf course

No animals or pets are allowed onto the grounds except animals necessary to assist or guide the physically impaired.


At this year’s Nedbank Golf Challenge we have a variety of musicians to entertain fans. For more info click here.


From: OR Tambo International Airport (160km – roughly 2 hours’ drive):

  • Head south, 650m
  • Take the second right, 350m
  • Take the ramp to Albertina Sisulu Fwy/R21, 220m
  • Keep left at the fork to continue toward Albertina Sisulu Fwy/R21 and merge onto Albertina Sisulu Fwy/R21, 600m
  • Take the exit onto R21, 36.2km
  • Take exit 134 to merge onto Danie Joubert Fwy/N1 toward Polokwane Partial toll road, 22.5km
  • Slight left at Platinum Hwy/N4 (signs for Rustenburg), 63.7km
  • Take the exit toward R556, 550m
  • Turn right at R556 (signs for Bapong), 79.9km
  • Turn right Entering toll zone in 3km, 4.1km
  • Turn right Leaving toll zone in 2.7km
  • Go through 2 roundabouts, 3.2km
Sun City Resort
North West Province
South Africa
E 27° 5' 58.8012" S 25° 20' 54.9666"