2018 marks the third time Golf Digest has produced its biennial list of the world's leading layouts excluding the US and leading the way among the Australian layouts was the West Course at Royal Melbourne which actually fell one spot to third on the list.
The top 10 and other local courses to make the grade were:
1. Royal County Down (Northern Ireland)
2. Royal Dornoch (Scotland)
4. Muirfield (Scotland)
5. The Old Course at St Andrews (Scotland)
6. Tara Iti (New Zealand)
7. Royal Portrush (Northern Ireland)
8. Shanqin Bay (China)
9. Cabot Cliffs (Canada)
For the complete list, click here.
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