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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...

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New Pro Shop Team at Windsor GC

POSTED ON May 14, 2017 @ 7:51 pm

Windsor Country Golf Club has contracted Adam and Corrine kelleher of Kelleher Golf Service Pty Ltd to commence their tenure at the club in the first week of June. Adam is a former junior member at the club and also a trainee professional under Wayne Kesby, and has developed his...

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Nudgee GC to upgrade golf course following land resumption

POSTED ON May 14, 2017 @ 4:38 pm

NUDGEE Golf Club has emerged from one of the darkest periods in its 87-year history to put the building blocks in place for a new era of prosperity. Two-and-a-half years after losing four of its 36 holes when the Federal Government resumed 8.84 hectares for the Gateway Motorway upgrade, the...

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FINAL WEEK-SEEKING: General Manager – Southport Golf Club

POSTED ON May 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am

The Southport Golf Club on the Gold Coast was founded in 1924. It offers all the facilities of a fully private members’ golf club on its 5806m, 18-hole (par 71) golf course. The golf facilities include a driving range, short game practice area, and fully serviced pro-shop. The Club also...

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Golf Tour agency aims to grow the female game

POSTED ON May 4, 2017 @ 8:41 am

By Mathilda Andersson Specifically directed to women, Golf & Tours (G&T) is a recently launched travel company aiming to inspire and motivate more females to get into the game – and to stay in the game. Taglined ‘Golf tours for ladies, by ladies’, the Sydney based company is offering unique,...

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Yarra Yarra Golf Club appoints Tom Doak for course restoration work

POSTED ON April 29, 2017 @ 12:29 pm

The Yarra Yarra Golf Club moved to its current East Bentleigh location in 1928, entrusted the design and construction to Alex Russell, the Australian partner of the legendary Dr Alister MacKenzie, in what is regarded as the golden era of golf course architecture. While many of the original design elements...

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SEEKING: Golf Services Manager (Club Professional) -Nelson GC (NZ)

POSTED ON April 22, 2017 @ 2:36 pm

To take responsibility for the management of all aspects of the golf services, consistently delivering customer service excellence and consistently meeting or exceeding member and guest expectations. Areas of responsibility include member services, golf event operations, club competition management, tuition, club repairs, and custom fitting. You will support other management...

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SEEKING: Golf Operations Assistant – Royal Qld

POSTED ON April 22, 2017 @ 2:03 pm

This position offers an excellent opportunity to play an important role in the operations of Queensland’s leading Golf Club. Supporting the Director of Golf, you will be responsible for overseeing day to day golf activities including the planning and conduct of golf competitions, handicapping, and many other golf related activities....

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Brookwater GC finalises course overhaul

POSTED ON April 22, 2017 @ 1:49 pm

Greg Norman Golf Course Design (GNGCD) has announced the relaunch of Brisbane’s Brookwater Golf & Country Club, ranked within the top-50 Australian courses. The club recently underwent a progressive overhaul including strategic design changes to the greens, fairways and bunkers that promises to improve playability and sustainability. “We are delighted...

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Study from anywhere with PGA IGI’s E-Learning programs

POSTED ON April 12, 2017 @ 10:23 am

After eight years of delivering Australia’s only Diploma of Golf Management through on campus learning, the PGA International Golf Institute (PGA IGI) have continued development of the program to make it available through E-Learning for individuals to study from anywhere in Australia. Students across Australia can now study from the...

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