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GSM awarded Morack GC management contract

POSTED ON May 23, 2017 @ 1:59 pm

Golf Services Management (GSM)  is pleased to announce that it has been successful in winning the contract tendered by the City of Whitehorse for the provision of the Management and Operation of the Morack Public Golf Course and Driving Range, located in Vermont South. GSM has been providing golf operations...


Residential development planned beside Timaru Golf Club

POSTED ON May 20, 2017 @ 9:37 am

A residential development is planned at the edge of Timaru’s golf course a decade after a similar proposal was first floated. The company behind the proposal says it could boost the availability of rural residential land and increase membership at the Timaru Golf Club, which has recently invested $500,000 in improving...


SEEKING: Night Services Manager – Royal Sydney Golf Club

POSTED ON May 19, 2017 @ 11:42 am

The Royal Sydney Golf Club is one of Australia’s most prestigious golf clubs. It provides a supportive workplace that values hard work, talent, enthusiasm and respect for traditions. What will I be doing? Reporting to the Front of House Manager, your primary purpose is to assume responsibility for the Club...


Salaries for U.S. Superintendents Rise 4.7% In Two Years

POSTED ON May 18, 2017 @ 2:21 pm

Employers of golf course superintendents continue to reinforce the value they place in golf course facility leaders as the average annual salary for the profession climbed to more than $89,000 in 2017. The average salary and additional data come from the latest biennial Compensation and Benefits Report from the Golf...


Jordan Spieth will grace the cover of 4 million Wheaties boxes this year

POSTED ON May 18, 2017 @ 9:20 am

Many of the greatest American athletes of all time, including numerous golfers, have had their pictures printed on the iconic orange Wheaties box, and now the cereal maker is adding one of the PGA Tour’s rising stars to its roster: Jordan Spieth. The company announced Tuesday that the 23-year-old, who...


Calls to re-circulate NZ Golf Open around the country

POSTED ON May 18, 2017 @ 9:10 am

A former golf board president is concerned New Zealand’s centralised golf open is detracting from the game in the regions. Neil Woodbury, based in Waikanae on the Kapiti Coast, north of Wellington, said the tournament belonged to every golfer in New Zealand. “To me, it’s not an open championship any...


SEEKING: Assistant General Manager – The Lakes Golf Club

POSTED ON May 18, 2017 @ 8:42 am

The Lakes Golf Club is looking to recruit an Assistant Manager to work with the General Manager in managing the day to day operations of the Club. This vacancy has arisen due to our current Assistant Manager being appointed to the role of General Manager of a well-respected golf club....


PGA Tour muscles in on European Tour turf by opening London office

POSTED ON May 18, 2017 @ 8:38 am

The PGA Tour has flexed its muscles towards its equivalent in Europe by opening a base in England. Although an announcement is not expected until mid-summer, the PGA’s London office is already operational with its prime focus on media rights and tournament sponsorship. The implication is that the PGA Tour...


SEEKING: Sales Consultant –Turf, Golf Products & Irrigation – Turf Green

POSTED ON May 18, 2017 @ 8:08 am

We supply turf, golf products and irrigation, in particular to golf courses, bowls clubs, nurseries, councils, schools and caravan parks. We believe strongly in integrity, service and support for all industries and are looking for someone who embraces these beliefs as well. Are you currently in sales wanting to push...


Challenge Tour launches exciting #golfballselfie competition

POSTED ON May 18, 2017 @ 8:02 am

The European Challenge Tour today offers fans the chance to win a fantastic trip to the Omani capital of Muscat with the launch of the new #golfballselfie initiative across its social media channels. The idea is simple: draw your face on a golf ball; take a selfie with your golf...