Gardai are investigating after serious damage was caused to a green at Cill Dara Golf Club near Kildare town.
Clumps of the surface were dug up.
The incident happened at around 3pm yesterday at the facility on the Curragh which is closed due to Level 5 restrictions.
A Garda statement, which did not identify the facility, said: "Gardaí are investigating an incident of criminal damage that took place at a premises in Kildare Town that occurred on the 2nd March 2021 at approximately 3.00pm.
"No injuries have been reported.
"No arrests have been made.
"Investigations are ongoing.
Anybody with information about any suspicious people or vehicles in the area of the golf club is asked to contact Kildare Garda Station.