Jack's Point, Queenstown

Kauri Cliffs, Matauri Bay


Welcome to New Zealand

Playing Around New Zealand have been looking after the first class travel needs of International golfers for over 15 years. As members of the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO) you are assured of the highest standards of service and integrity from our New Zealand based team. Following the New Zealand border closure due to the global Covid pandemic, we are pleased to advise that we are now very much open for business and look forward to welcoming back international visitors to our beautiful country.


Will Owen

Founder and Managing Director

Playgolf Founder: Will Owen

Since 2003

Will Owen and his team at Playing Around New Zealand have been providing the very best customised New Zealand golf travel itineraries for discerning groups and individuals. They have been proud recipients of NZ's Best Inbound Golf Tour Operator by the World Travel Awards in 2015, 2017 and 2018.

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Please leave your name and phone number in the box and Will or one of his friendly New Zealand based team will call you as soon as possible.

Guided Golf Tours

Playing Around New Zealand are specialists in guided golf touring. We have exclusive access to the largest and newest fleet of Mercedes tour vehicles in New Zealand and whether you require a chauffeured New Zealand golf tour for two golfers, through to a requirement for a group of 40 golfers to stay and play in Queenstown, we can supply the perfect golf travel package. We have a team of passionate Kiwi golf guides who love to show our guests the very best of New Zealand. We also welcome individuals, couples and small groups to join our scheduled escorted tours that run through our New Zealand summer.

Guided Tours