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ballbusters/ mini golf

The mini golf we went to was called Ballbusters. It is in behind the museum opposite the events... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2016
Judith M
Christchurch, New Zealand
Needs Maintenance

Came for a round of mini golf. Unfortunately it was underwhelming. Looks like it has never had any... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2015
Auckland, New Zealand
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12 Sep 2018
“Fun day”
15 Mar 2016
“ballbusters/ mini golf”
Government Gardens Golf features a full length 9 hole golf course set on the shores of Lake Rotorua, with executive hire clubs available for men,women, and juniors. We have a 21 bay floodlit driving range, covered for all weather conditions.Also in...more
1 Queens Drive, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 9126
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed this mini golf course out of the ones we have been too. Nice and difficult, lots of obstacles. Gives you a lot to think about. My wife, daughter and myself had our share of laughs. Spacious and tucked away from the main road....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

The mini golf we went to was called Ballbusters. It is in behind the museum opposite the events centre . There is mini golf, ordinary golf, driving range, baseball area and paint ball targets etc. The mini golf was interesting as it had know sides...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Judith M
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

This outfit is privately owned but in the grounds of Government Gardens. My wife and I always have a game of mini-golf wherever we are in NZ and overseas. We were unsure whether to go ahead when we arrived. We asked politely if there was...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank 930Syd
Graham H, Owner at Government Gardens Golf, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2015

I am always amazed at why senior citizens ask for senior discounts at a privately run business so I am sorry if I appeared gruff . Yes I can understand it for council or government run agencies but do they ask for discounts for milk...More

Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Came for a round of mini golf. Unfortunately it was underwhelming. Looks like it has never had any maintenance. No sides on the greens so would be a bad course for kids to play on. Very sandy with stones everywhere over the course. Fairly expensive...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

Government Gardens Golf/Ballbusters offers Foot Golf a great new sport that anyone can play. Well worth trying it out.

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed 21 April 2014 via mobile

Visited during peak holiday period. To be fair, it was autumn and there had been rain. But we found the minigolf course to be maintained below a standard we would expect of a tourist centre in NZ. It wouldnt take much effort to hire a...More

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