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Seeking: Director of Golf - The Australian Golf Club

31st Oct 2014
Industry News - Australia/New Zealand

The Australian Golf Club, Australia’s oldest and one of its most prestigious private members golf club, is looking to appoint a Director of Golf. Reporting to the Club’s CEO, the job will be to manage the Golf Operation at both an operational and strategic level, ensuring that the expected product and service standards are consistently delivered.
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Cancer scare for Qld Head Coach Tony Myer

30th Oct 2014
Industry News - Australia/New Zealand

One in two Queenslanders will develop cancer in their lifetime. That's a statistic close to Golf Queensland's head coach Tony Meyer who recently had a scare with confirmation he had a stage one melanoma.
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NSW Open provides the right 'brew' for Stockade

30th Oct 2014
Industry News - Australia/New Zealand

The 2014 NSW Open is delighted to announce that local beer producer, Macarthur Grange Brewery, has agreed to support the event where it will showcase its award winning product to both spectators and within the corporate hospitality areas during the event.
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Billy Payne says golfer conditioning to blame for golf balls going further, not equipment

29th Oct 2014
General Interest

The latest episode of The Golf Show on FoxSports featured an interview with Augusta National Chairman Billy Payne who was recently in Australia for the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship at Royal Melbourne. Brett Ogle chatted to Payne about all manner of golf topics including Olympic golf, the removal of the Eisenhower tree and the lengthening of Augusta National.
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Caddie Challenge to support the 2014 BetEasy Masters

29th Oct 2014
Industry News - Australia/New Zealand

IMG, owner and promoter of the Australian Masters, today announced Caddie Challenge, Australia’s latest innovative golf competition for amateur golfers, as an official sponsor of the 2014 BetEasy Masters held at The Metropolitan Golf Club from 20-23 November.
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Single-minded focus on guest services delivers results

29th Oct 2014
Operations and Marketing

Let’s say hypothetically that you had no legacy commitments to OTAs and other commission-hungry third party relationships. (I know this is impossible, but bear with me for a moment.) Now, what would you do? If we make the assumption that you would still have guests, how would your service delivery change? What would you do differently if you did not have the pressures of margin-eroding distribution systems?
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$75m to extend housing development at Ipswich CC

29th Oct 2014
Golf Course Development News

NEW developers have moved in to extend the housing development fronting Ipswich Country Club at Leichhardt with a $75 million four-staged project. Marquee Projects will oversee the development of 199 homes under the project named Golf Links Estate.
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Have your say on initial proposals for redevelopment of former Tamworth GC

29th Oct 2014
Golf Course Development News

TAMWORTH residents are being urged to have their say on an outline planning application for the development of the town’s former golf course. Consultation events, when residents will be able to see the masterplanning document for the development, are taking place tomorrow (Wednesday) and on Thursday (October 30).
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Gloria wins SA Golf industry award

29th Oct 2014
Industry News - Australia/New Zealand

Gawler Golf Club’s Gloria Potter from Willaston has won the Country Female of the Year Award at the 2014 South Australian Golf Industry Awards held at the Adelaide Oval on Saturday, October 18. Brett Hidson, manager at the Gawler Golf Club Incorporated said, “Gloria has been a wonderful part of our club and has contributed generously over a large number of years on various committees. “She always puts up her hand and provides a good insight to the club about the womens events and assists us in our efforts in recruiting more women. “The Gawler Golf Club’s committee acknowledges Gloria for her tremendous contribution over three decades and congratulates her on winning this deserving award.” Unable to attend the awards night due to pennant golf commitments, Gloria was very excited when she was notified of her win. “I knew I was nominated for the award but I thought I had zilch chance of taking out the award and was sorry I couldn’t be there to accept,”Gloria said. “ There was a pre-recorded acceptance film of me played at the awards evening. “I do enjoy my golf and like to focus heavily on women’s golf in particular.” Gloria took up golf 29 years ago at the Gawler Golf Club and has since had six terms as captain as well as filling in the positions of women’s president and secretary/treasurer over that time and has also taken on the role of junior development officer and is currently a member of the club’s committee. Ten years ago Gloria took out a second membership at the Barossa Valley Golf Club, where her vast experience saw her elected to fill all the executive positions at various times and she has also been a member the Mid North Association’s executive for the past 15 years. Her coordination of all district events for women, from organising tee times to obtaining prizes and assisting host clubs on the day, have made her a well-known and indispensable figure in the region.
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Bank BRI sponsors Indonesia Open; Bhullar to defend title

28th Oct 2014
Industry News - Asia/India

Bank BRI has been confirmed as the title sponsor of the 37th Indonesia Open, which will be held at Damai Indah Golf (PIK Course) in Jakarta from December 4-7.
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“I’ve never seen anything quite like it” – Morgan Freeman

28th Oct 2014
Industry News - Asia/India

“I’ve never seen anything quite like it,” Morgan Freeman said when talking about the 10-course Mission Hills Haikou resort after the first day of the third Mission Hills World Celebrity Pro-Am on Hainan Island.
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Olympics, Rio golf course faces development drama

28th Oct 2014
Industry News- International

A judge has given the city of Rio de Janeiro and a local developer a deadline to decide whether they are willing to make changes to the Olympic golf course design, which could help settle a legal dispute that is threatening its completion in time for the 2016 Games.
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