The fairway bunker 30 meters in front of the green determines strategy from the tee. After a strong tee shot into the ‘go-zone’ the bigger hitters may choose to fly this bunker and reach the green with their second shots. However the popular strategy is to lay up in front of this bunker and dare to steal a birdie with a precise wedge and one put.
A drive down right of center is recommended as you can be blocked out by the two large gums protecting the corner and you may be forced towards the Yarra river for your second shot. The strategy for approaching this green to lay up before first fairway bunker on the left which leaves a far easier approach and avoids all the trouble that surrounds the green.
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