Golf Month, Australia’s annual campaign encouraging Aussies to get involved in golf and golf-related activities during October officially teed off on 1st October.
October is Golf Month and, to celebrate, hundreds of golf clubs and facilities around the country are hosting fun, interactive activities aimed at getting new people into the game.
Golf’s new Rules have been published by The R&A and the USGA ahead of coming into effect on 1 January 2019.
One of the best captains I ever worked with had a standard question whenever an issue or concern was brought to his attention: “What’s the policy?”.
Check out Golf Industry Central's video from their "Industry Night" at the newly opened Topgolf facility on the Gold Coast.
As the dust settles on an incredible 147th Open, Golf Australia has announced that, in 2019, two Australian golfers will fly to Northern Ireland to compete in the R&A's nine-hole championship final at Royal Portrush – the venue for the 148th Open – the day before championship week begins.
Thanks to Golf Month 2018, two Aussies will have the chance to be there to experience the magic.
Global Golf Advisor’s Partner Henry DeLozier and Director Fred Laughlin share their thoughts on ‘Keys to Uncontested Elections’.
The Golf Operations or Golf Service Centre is an essential component of any successful golf facility and one that must function seamlessly to ensure all members, guests and green fee players enjoy an organised and enjoyable golfing experience.
Solving a complex problem takes more than understanding and sharing research. It takes a team with a collective wisdom, a strategy and a united industry effort that has delivered at the grassroots.
“Our aim is for juniors to have fun,” were the first words of Kew Golf Club MyGolf deliverer Narelle Anderson after being presented with the MyGolf centre of the month award for May 2018.
In a bid to inspire the next generation of female golfers, several of Australia’s best female amateurs have recently visited MyGolf girls programs across the country.
54 women starting golf, becoming members of your club and purchasing equipment from your golf club sounds like utopia for a general manager. For Brendan Taylor, General Manager of Eastlake Golf Club in Sydney and his assistant Nick Simpson, it’s simply real life.
The family of Australian golfing great Peter Thomson announce his passing on Wednesday 20 June 2018.
A world-first championship for golfers with a disability will be contested during this year's Emirates Australian Open in Sydney. On the same course, at the same time and under the same playing conditions, the world's top golfers with a disability will share the fairways chasing the Australian All Abilities Championship.
Three Assistant Superintendents will be embarking on the experience…
The R&A has unveiled its “Women in Golf Charter” as part of the organisation’s drive to increase the number of women and girls participating in golf and to encourage more opportunities for women to work within the golf industry.
The full details of Golf Australia’s Vision 2025 strategy are now publicly available. Launched in part during the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open, “Vision 2025: the future of women and girls in golf” now fully sets out a roadmap to generate greater female participation, involvement and inclusion in golf at all levels around the country.
Club Car has announced that, with immediate effect, Ingolf and Utility Pty Ltd is the new Authorised Club Car Distributor of our full range of golf, consumer and utility vehicles in Victoria and Tasmania.
The Australian Golf Course Superintendents’ Association (AGCSA) is encouraging all who love the game of golf to get behind its ‘Thank a Superintendent Week’ campaign which will run from 14-20 May 2018.
Vision 2025 is up and running. The program that will revolutionise women’s golf in Australia had its first committee meeting this week.
GMA partner, Golf Industry Central, has taken home the accolade of Golf Supplier of The Year at the annual QLD Golf Industry Awards night held on Tuesday, 20th March 2018 at the Star Casino on the Gold Coast
Australia’s biggest competition for club golfers rewards the game’s most important administrators with the Genesis Golf Link Cup - GMA Members Leaderboard.
Golf Victoria and Golf Australia welcome today’s release of Equal opportunity in golf, a practical guide to preventing unlawful discrimination and harassment in Australia’s golf clubs.
The R&A and the USGA have unveiled the new Rules of Golf, to be implemented on 1 January 2019.
The PGA TOUR today launched a fundraising effort, ‘January for Jarrod’ to help Jarrod Lyle and his family meet the significant costs he now faces after undergoing his third bone marrow transplant for acute myeloid leukemia on December 6.
Yarra Yarra Golf Club has appointed Renaissance Golf Design and will commence its redevelopment in 2018 to allow the club to revive what was once one of Australia’s premier golf courses.
As part of CGE Golf's corporate sponsorship of the GMA and their “partnership” providing the GMA Familiarisation Trip to Hainan Island in September, CGE Golf are delighted to offer another benefit to the GMA Membership!
Golf Australia is seeking a dynamic leader for a newly created role to drive the growth of female participation in golf at all levels throughout Australia and lead the implementation of “The future of women and girls in golf: 2025” strategic blueprint.
Nine-hole golf is fast, fun and fits into busy lives – whether it’s early in the morning, after work, at weekends or even on holiday.
Brendon Goddard could be forgiven for having nightmares about Tom Papley. For the second time this year the former Essendon captain allowed the cheeky Sydney Swans small forward to embarrass him – this time on a golf course at the Emirates Australian Open.
A few minutes before 5pm on the Saturday of the 2017 Emirates Australian Open, just as Jason Day was making birdie at the last to secure the outright lead going into the final day, 24 club golfers were taking their positions on tees throughout the back nine of The Australian Golf Club and preparing to make their own little piece of golfing history.
Global leader in turf and landscape maintenance, Toro Australia, has teamed up with Golf Management Australia to bring a pre-owned Toro Triflex 3400 mower to two lucky not-for-profit golf clubs through the Toro Support & Grow Grants program.
Royal Sydney is pleased to announce the appointment of Adam Marchant as the Club’s new Course Superintendent, effective from 23rd January 2018.
Sandy Creek Golf Club, an 18-hole, par-72 course based in the eastern Barossa, was named Club of the Year – Small Regional at the Clubs SA Awards for Excellence earlier this month for the second year in a row.
Following strong support from Golf Management Australia (‘GMA’) members in the Educational Survey conducted in February 2017, GMA, in partnership with Golf Australia, is excited to announce that the first BMI course will be held in Australia in the second half of 2018.
Tournament officials have announced that the 2019 Presidents Cup will be held on December 9-15, 2019, when it returns to the prestigious Royal Melbourne Golf Club.
Harley Kruse, founder of KruseGolf, was elected President of the Society of Australian Golf Course Architects (SAGCA) at its 27th Annual General Meeting held recently on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast.
The Committee of the Flinders Golf Club is proud to announce that Josh Shaw has been appointed as the new Head Professional.
"Inside The Ropes" is an innovative new podcast arrangement between Golf Australia, Radio RSN and the state golf associations.
The Royal Sydney Golf Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Solomons as the Club’s new General Manager.
The Yarra Yarra Golf Club is proud to announce the opening of the first Fitness Centre to be opened by a Sandbelt Club.
One of New South Wales’ premier golf courses, Kooindah Waters, has undergone an extensive course restoration over the past few months and is relaunching some great new greens for members and public to play on.