Bungay & Waveney Valley Golf Club

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Why Choose Membership at Bungay ?


The benefits of fresh air and exercise have long been appreciated and where better than Bungay & Waveney Valley Golf Club. Set in the wonderful Suffolk country side it really is a tranquil setting and the ideal place to unwind. Our friendly, relaxed Club was established in 1889 and presents a welcoming atmosphere to all. The course is at the heart of the Club, but social time with friends is seen as just as important, friends made on the Golf Course are friends for life.


Become a member today and start enjoying all that Bungay has to offer.


Benefits include -

  • Unlimited access to our 18 Hole course.
  • Fast draining terrain, open 12 months of the year.
  • Winter Golf – Open in the frost and no temporary greens!
  • Large Practice area.
  • Two practice putting greens, plus a short game area.
  • Reduced green fee for up to 3 guests.
  • Member of the Association of James Braid Courses – Discount at over 300 courses country wide.
  • Membership card entitles you to 15% discount of all bar purchases.
  • Play in wide variety of Competitions and knockouts.
  • Obtain a recognised CONGU Handicap.
  • Club social events.
  • FREE County Card with membership.
  • Discount on buggy and trolley hire.
  • Discounted membership at the local sports centre through our partner scheme.
  • Clubhouse, conservatory and patio to relax in after your game.

Here at Bungay & Waveney Valley Golf Club we are very aware of the needs of golfers with the ever changing pace of modern life. We now have a range of membership options to suit everyone and allow them to enjoy the fantastic country setting at Bungay Golf Club.



Full Membership

This remains our biggest and most popular category and offers an unrestricted 7 days a week access to both clubhouse and course. Membership includes food and beverage card which offers a 15% discount in the clubhouse, the opportunity to invite guests at a discounted rate for greenfees and guest rate greenfees at any James Braid Course in the UK under the Association of James Braid Courses. There is no joining fee and an opportunity to earn under our “membership introduction scheme”.

Included in all our categories is some of the best practice facilities in the county.


Graded Membership

First introduced 5 years ago for players between 18 – 40 years old. An incremental rise to the cost of full membership at 41, the graded system allows those players to keep membership who may not otherwise have time to play in a very busy and ever changing period of life. Such is its success that it has been recognised by Golf England as an example of best practice and has enabled us to treble our membership in this age range.



Flexible Membership


This is created and designed for people who would like Golf Club membership but who do not play regularly. This category fits perfectly with many peoples busy lifestyles. Play when you want using our new points system. It entitles you to achieve a handicap, may play in monthly competitions and have a bar card, points maybe topped up at anytime. Membership starts from just £300 pa for 100pts. Please call for further details. This category is limited to 50 members.

Sunday Afternoon Membership

This is category is for those players who cannot play during the week but have a small amount of time at the weekend. At just £170 pa this category allows you to retain membership and a handicap in an extremely cost effective way. Golfers who previously stopped playing are playing golf again under this new scheme.


Student Membership

Continue to play whilst you are studying. All you need is to produce a valid student card.


Affiliate Membership

This category is aimed at people who are new to golf and provides the perfect welcome to the game. If this is your first ever membership and would like to join a Club to gain more experience at the quieter times of day this is perfect for you. Fantastically competitive at just £215pa. This category is for one year only.


Winter Membership

From this October we are offering a 6 months winter membership for £215 when you use Bungay as your second course. When conditions are wet and many of our neighbours are closed continue playing at Bungay. Well renowned for having free draining sandy soils, Bungay stays open and on full greens all year round. No restrictions on when you play with a bar card included.



2nd Club Membership

We are pleased to say many people enjoy playing Bungay when visiting from other Clubs. So much so, we introduced a 2nd Club Membership in 2014. This gives everyone an affordable opportunity to become a member of Bungay in addition to your home Club. This membership includes a bar card and 7 days a week access. Please note handicap always maintained at your home Club and tee times not available between peak hours of 9:00am – 12:00pm.


Juniors are always welcome at Bungay with our young stars under 11 years of age playing for FREE.



Social Membership

If you would like to just enjoy the benefits of the social side of the Club, our social membership is the one to choose. It allows you to use the Clubhouse with all its facilities, bring guests, and relax. You will receive a bar card and are entitled to unlimited use of the practice ground and putting green.



Subscriptions 2016/17
Full member (from age 41)
Sunday afternoon
Grade age ranges
Level 1 18 to 20
Level 2 21 to 23
Level 3 24 to 26
Level 4 27 to 29
Level 5 30 to 32
Level 6 33 to 36
Level 7 36 to 38
Level 8 38 to 40
Juniors under 11
No charge
Juniors under 15
Juniors under 18
New to Golf? – Low Cost Affiliate Membership
Winter Membership Oct 1st – Mar 31st
2nd Club Membership
Social Membership





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