Welcome to St. Johns Golf Club
Voted Best of St. Augustine 2019. Come play and see why on our 18 championship holes, enjoy the St. Augustine area's largest public practice facilities, and up your game with our clinics and lessons.
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Events & Announcements
By now, most of you have heard the exciting news that the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) approved the renovation of the golf course in a 5 – 0 vote. Now the questions, what exactly was funded, when will this happen, and what about the other acreage and potential uses.
The funding is broken down into four areas. They are golf course renovations, club house and cart barn renovations, infrastructure and contingency.
- golf course renovations – $4,943,281.00
- club house and cart barn renovations – $1,427,712.00
- infrastructure – $250,000.00
- contingency – $1,324,199.00
- Total project – $7,945,192.00
The good news is we have the funding, and are close to complete plans in order to go to bid. We have used the following groups to help with the design.
- Golf Course | Larsen Golf
- Club House Cart Barn | PQH Group
- Infrastructure | Matthews Design Group
As for when will this happen, we have started to work through that process. Construction documents are being targeted for the following estimated timeline:
- Bid out in September
- Bid opening in October
- BOCC approval in November
- Upon approval executed contracts in November
- Construction begins January 2022 – Re-Open October 2022
Usages and funding for the unused acreage was not part of the BOCC's direction. Uses will be explored, taken to the recreation advisory board for discussion, and then taken back to the BOCC at a later date.
The last thing is the potential usage for the former First Tee property. The Fire Rescue Department and the Sheriff's Office accepted the location for a southwest regional command center joint use facility. The BOCC appropriated $335,000.00 for design and engineering. More to come in future months on this.
Understandably, many questions will arise during this process and I will be there to either answer or direct you to the person who can. Please feel free to reach out as needed. I will also be popping in to discuss with our larger groups as time permits. This is a big deal for the future of the golf course and we are all on board to make this a gem: St. Johns Golf Club Master Rendering
St. Johns Golf Club Receives Five North Florida Chapter PGA Awards – The Northern Chapter of the North Florida Section PGA (NFPGA) recently recognized the St. Johns Golf Club with several prominent awards during their annual awards meeting in January. St. Johns County received five of the organization's seventeen regional awards. St. Johns Golf Club Receives Five North Florida Chapter PGA Awards
St. Johns Golf Club
Where everyone plays!
Just minutes from St. Augustine, St. Johns Golf Club offers golfers 18 well-maintained, championship holes, and welcomes players of all ages and skills. Our knowledgeable and friendly professional staff are here to help make your experience at SJGC both enjoyable and memorable!
Featuring the area's largest public practice facilities with an expansive grass tee driving range, a private backside tee area for individual and group instruction, a two-tiered chipping green and a separate, well-manicured putting green. There is also a full-service pro shop featuring nearly all major manufacturers and on-site repair service as well.
- SJGC Men's Golf Association – Plays Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, tee times start at 7:15 a.m. Monday and Wednesday games are individual play, Friday is team play. For more info, please contact Peter Loney at (305) 772-6156.
- SJGC Ladies' Golf Association – Plays Tuesdays and Thursdays, tee times begin at 8:13 a.m., 7:30 a.m. registrations. For more info, please contact Lenore Allen (904) 540-5071 and Jane Veling (317) 752-4736.
- The Men's Club – Plays Tuesdays and Saturdays, tee times start at 8:21 a.m. on Tuesdays and 8:03 a.m. on Saturdays. For more info, please contact Bruce Joy at (904) 377-0058.
- Skins Group – Plays Thursdays and Saturdays, tee times start at 7 a.m. For more information, please contact Hollis Tinsley at (904) 797-2667.
The Player Groups and Associations are active year-round with weekly play and events. New members are welcome.
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