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Group takes swing at Murrumbidgee Country Club residential development proposal

POSTED ON September 23, 2018 @ 10:05 am

Opposition to the Murrumbidgee Country Club’s longstanding plans to develop sections of its 18-hole golf course for medium density housing is growing with an overflow public meeting and a petition launched as a rezoning and change of lease proposal is considered by the planning authority. Save our Green Spaces’ (SOGS)...

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KN Golf Links Cam Ranh Announces Grand Opening Date

POSTED ON September 20, 2018 @ 2:14 pm

With its grand opening now scheduled for Oct. 27, KN Golf Links Cam Ranh is ticking off a punch list of home-stretch necessities, including the launch of a new website that showcases everything golfers may want to know about the next Greg Norman-branded club in Vietnam. Accessible at KNGolfLinks.com, the...

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Gold Creek CC owner stands firm despite criticism of plan to shrink course

POSTED ON September 17, 2018 @ 9:12 pm

On Sunday, around 500 people gathered for a Community of Nicholls Residents Group meeting at John Paul II College, where many applauded politicians with intentions to oppose rezoning of golf course land. The director of Gold Creek Country Club, Harry Konstantinou, now urges locals to have an open mind about...

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Greens Replacement Project underway at Victoria Golf Club

POSTED ON September 17, 2018 @ 9:54 am

The greens replacement project at the Vitoria Golf Club on Melbourne’s Sandbelt  is in full swing and the process of rebuilding the greens are well underway. 7 hectares of greens and tees turf has been removed and green contours are being reinstated and fumigated on holes 1,2,3,8,9, 15 and 18....

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Golf Central BNE first club in Au to install Toptracer technology

POSTED ON September 13, 2018 @ 10:47 am

Next week, players at Golf Central BNE, a Golf Entertainment facility located at Skygate Brisbane Airport, will be able to experience the most advanced ball tracking technology on the market – Toptracer. The club is the first one in the Southern Hemisphere to launch the modern technology commonly used by...

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Featherston Golf Club (NZ) up for sale to highest bidder

POSTED ON September 10, 2018 @ 7:56 pm

Featherston Golf Club announced in July that it was going to have to close its 18-hole course due to financial difficulties. Now it’s for sale to the highest bidder and its owners hope the links will remain. With a current Rateable Value of $1.02 million, Benn Milne of Property Brokers...

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Support gathers to save Kingswood Golf Course in Dingley Village

POSTED ON September 10, 2018 @ 8:24 am

The Save Kingswood Group has been rallying to save the golf course  from being subdivided into unit lots for the last three years, and have managed to gather over 8000 submissions. “The course is in the centre of Dingley Village and it’s the only big tree parkland we have. This...

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Longyard Golf Course on the verge of closing down without resort development

POSTED ON September 6, 2018 @ 9:27 am

The Greg Norman and Bob Harrison designed Longyard Golf Club in Tamworth, NSW, is doing it tough and is on the brink of closing according to owner John O’Rourke. O’Rourke is now trying to save the club by asking City Council to “expedite” development application to transform the driving range into...

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Forest City Golf Course opening cancelled

POSTED ON September 3, 2018 @ 1:39 pm

Tomorrow’s opening ceremony for the prestigious RM1.8 billion Forest City Golf Hotel & Legacy Golf Course by Johor ruler has been announced cancelled, but other events in conjunction with the opening will still take place. The cancellation was announced in a statement today by Forest City management, Country Garden Pacificview...

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Proposed 18-hole course in NZ will offer different type of golf

POSTED ON September 3, 2018 @ 1:25 pm

Public submissions have opened on a proposal to construct a new 18-hole championship golf course and housing beside The Hills golf club near Arrowtown. Hogans Gully Farming Ltd, owned by Sir John Davies’ company Trojan Holdings, is seeking subdivision and land use consent to transform the 158.8ha site with  “unique landform...

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