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GIC Summer E-Magazine OUT NOW!

POSTED ON November 29, 2018 @ 11:52 am

This Summer issue will recap the year behind us and take you around the region and give insight to the many great golf industry events and conferences that have been happening . We also report on some great all abilities initiatives in Australia and Europe, and of course we give...

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Tiger Woods and Discovery’s GOLFTV Announce Exclusive Partnership

POSTED ON November 28, 2018 @ 12:35 pm

In a major development as part of the strategic partnership between Discovery, Inc. and the PGA TOUR, GOLFTV has unveiled an exclusive multi-year global content partnership with 80-time PGA TOUR winner and 14-time Major champion Tiger Woods. Starting in January 2019, GOLFTV powered by PGA TOUR, the new global live...

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Norman urges synergy for Aus golf bodies

POSTED ON September 17, 2018 @ 9:19 am

Greg Norman believes the struggling Australian summer of golf won’t consistently attract the world’s best players until the sport’s governing bodies stop competing with each other. Two-time major champion Norman has criticised the disjointed ownership among Australian golf’s premier tournaments, which includes the PGA of Australia running the Australian PGA...

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Play nine-hole golf at the Adelaide Oval

POSTED ON September 4, 2018 @ 4:20 pm

In an Australian first, the Adelaide Oval will be transformed into a nine-hole golf course a nine-hole putting course, a Clubhouse putting hole and a longest drive simulator competition, in partnership with Australian Golf Digest. Players will be teeing off from unique locations around the stadium, including level 5 of the...

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Golf Writer Terry Smith Passes

POSTED ON September 2, 2018 @ 8:19 am

Author of many golf books and one the founding members of the Australian golf Writers Association, Terry Smith, sadly passed away Wednesday at the age of 81. Terry had been suffering from dementia and was most recently in an aged care hospital at Belrose in northern Sydney. Among his many...

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Exclusive Tara Iti subsidising river protection in Kaipara

POSTED ON August 30, 2018 @ 10:27 am

Owned by an American billionaire, the exclusive Tara Iti course south of Mangawhai, is subsidising tree-planting efforts across Northland to protect rivers. The links course was built by Californian golf course designer Rik Kayne and New Zealand developer John Darby, who bought the land from the local iwi Te Uri...

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NZ Golf CEO Dean Murphy wins coveted NZ leadership award

POSTED ON May 30, 2018 @ 2:47 pm

New Zealand Golf CEO, Dean Murphy, was awarded the C.K. Doig Leadership Award during the annual New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards night in Wellington earlier this week. Now in their 11th year, the awards are organised and hosted by Sport NZ to recognise and celebrate excellence in New Zealand’s...

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