Originally from the Hutt Valley, Matthew represented New Zealand on a number of occasions as an amateur around the world. In 1985 he received a full golf scholarship to attend the University of Oklahoma. In 1989 he was a member of the NCAA, division one winning team and also became a three time All American.

Turning professional in 1991, Matthew played on the Australasian, Canadian, Korn Ferry, European and Asian Tours. The pinnacle of his career was winning the New Zealand Open in 1998.

Matthew returned to New Zealand in 2016 after ten years coaching in the United States. He designed and built his own studio, situated at the south end of our driving range which includes the latest top tracer technology. 

Matthew is highly respected in golf circles near and far. An astute analyst of the game, Matthew is often sought out by the very best players on tour for advice, he also dedicates his time to the development of up and coming players. Matthew has a real passion for sharing his love of the game to all - a highly skilled golf teacher and technician who has a proven track record of bringing out the best in all players under his tutelage.

Business Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 8pm
Contact details:

Phone or Text - 022 651 1632

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  • On course lessons
  • Full swing lessons
  • Short game lessons
  • Putting lessons

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lower hutt driving range, golf course & minigolf

82 Randwick Road, Moera 5010 Lower Hutt

Matthew is based at our Lower Hutt facility.

Golf Warehouse Lower Hutt is Wellington's premier golf practice and shopping destination featuring a fully stocked golf retail store with the latest clubfitting technology from both Foresight Sports and Toptracer powered by TopGolf, combined with one of the most experienced clubfitting teams in New Zealand you are guaranteed to have a personalised and exciting club fitting experience. The facility is home to an automated 22 bay golf driving range with world leading TopTracer ball tracking technology powered by TopGolf, a 9 hole NZ rated golf course, 18 hole outdoor Mini Golf, onsite workshop for club repairs and multiple PGA professional coaches onsite there is something for everyone to enjoy golfers and non golfers alike of any ability.

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