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Thaxted Park claims Schweppes Trophy

The host Club pairing of Adam Hays and newly appointed professional, Cody Sherratt, from Thaxted Park Golf Club, claimed victory in the Schweppes Trophy event on Friday 18th November. The annual four-ball event pairs Club Managers with their Club Professionals.  This year’s event was held in wet testing conditions. The Mt Osmond pair of Mark […]

Mark Tan wins back-to-back SA Golf Industry Awards

Mark Tan has, for the second consecutive year, been awarded the Excellence in Golf Club Management award presented at the SA Golf Industry Awards night gala dinner at the Playford Hotel on Saturday night. The Award criteria takes into account many factors of activities and responsibilities of a Golf Club Manager. These include the knowledge […]

Nudgee wins John Deere Teams Qualifying event

The Nudgee Golf Club team is off to New Zealand in October winning Chesterfield Australia’s qualifying event for the John Deere Teams Championship at The Brisbane Golf Club on Monday. The team led by their General Manager Aaron Muirhead fired an amazing score of 58.8 which was 13.2 under after their handicap adjustment in the […]

China “Famil” for GMs

As part of their involvement in the 2017 GMA National Conference, CGE Golf are offering Australian golf club General Managers the opportunity to experience golf in China on a “famil” trip of a lifetime. This famil trip, scheduled for 10th to 16th September 2017, will allow 5 – 10 managers to experience what has become […]

Changes at GMA Board level

Stewart Fenton has formally announced his resignation as President of Golf Management Australia (GMA), with Royal Adelaide Golf Club’s Andrew Gay appointed by the GMA Board to replace Stewart in this important role. After almost 20 years in the golf industry and nine years at the club, Fenton has proclaimed his departure from Huntingdale Golf […]

MANAGEMENT CHALLENGE WON BY LAKELANDS CC

Host manager Mick Smith and Superintendent Nick Kinley provided a fantastic venue for the 2017 Management Challenge. Held in conjunction with the Challenge was the Alex Monteath Trophy for the best combined score by a club manager and professional. Brian Close and Matt Wolfe from the WA Club put together 68 points to take out […]

Provisional Members Bursary – Fictitious (Mythical) Advertisement

FICTITIOUS ADVERTISEMENT  Note, this advert is not for a “real” club. It is an mythical advert for GMV Provisional members to use to apply for the conference bursary.             General Manager – Greater Melbourne Golf Club Established in 1912, and situated in the sandbelt region of Melbourne, Victoria the GM Golf Club has a rich […]

FORTHCOMING EVENTS – Professional Development

GMV will be hosting a Members professional development event at Box Hill GC on Friday 26 May. Anthony White, chairman of the GMV Education Committee stated, “this event is being developed with middle management in mind and is one that should be attended by not just GMV Provisional Members but also others in management positions […]