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Calver confirmed as General Manager at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club

POSTED ON May 21, 2024 @ 5:11 pm

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Adam Calver has been confirmed as the new General Manager at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club (KLGCC). A well-respected figure in Asian golfing circles having held senior positions at golf clubs in Dubai, Indonesia and Vietnam, Calver currently serves as Vice President of …

First Australian ‘Power Tee’ location debuts in Newscastle

POSTED ON May 21, 2024 @ 11:59 am

Rippit Golf in Newcastle, Australia is a multi-function golf practice facility, featuring simulators, miniature golf and a driving range. It’s also the country’s first location to install Power Tee, Ponte Vedra, Fla.-based innovator in technology that drives game improvement, golfer engagement and practice facility revenues. …

Fire at closed Auckland golf course sees shop go up in flames

POSTED ON May 20, 2024 @ 9:54 am

A fire at Auckland’s Gulf Harbour Country Club in the early morning has seen its golf shop go up in flames. The Whangaparāoa Peninsula course, which hosted the New Zealand Golf Open in 2005 and 2006, was closed ‘with immediate effect’ in July last year. Residents …

The Vines Golf resort set to reopen with more golf, less housing

POSTED ON May 15, 2024 @ 9:09 am

The Vines Golf resort is to reopen an upgraded 18 hole course this month after slashing its controversial housing plans by more than half. The renovated Championship Course, which is the former home to the Heineken and Johnnie Walker Classics, will sit alongside half of …

Professional Pickleball welcomes Adam Scott as Team Owner

POSTED ON May 15, 2024 @ 9:06 am

SYDNEY, May 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — PPA Tour Australia (PPAA) and Major League Pickleball Australia (MLPA) is excited to announce the addition of former World No. 1 golfer Adam Scott as the new team owner of the Gold Coast Glory. Scott joins a list of distinguished team owners, including …

Former AFL star pays $190m for Cranbourne Golf Course

POSTED ON May 15, 2024 @ 9:04 am

Former Carlton football star Fraser Brown has scored a deal to buy the Cranbourne Golf Course in Melbourne’s south-east for about $190 million. The 70.4-hectare site, the home of Melbourne’s first Jewish-owned golf club, was put up for sale in February after it had been rezoned as …

JOB: TeeMates Officer – Golf Australia (Qld)

POSTED ON May 13, 2024 @ 10:22 am

About Golf Australia: Australian Golf is experiencing unprecedented growth and embarking upon an exciting journey of change. Golf Australia is central to this as the governing body for golf in Australia. Our purpose is to have “more Australians playing more golf”, and our philosophy is …

JOB: Course Superintendent – Kareela Golf Club ($100,000 – $120,000)

POSTED ON May 13, 2024 @ 8:05 am

About Kareela Golf Club is seeking a Course Superintendent – who has the skills and experience to assist the Club achieve its Vision. Applicants must have appropriate industry qualifications and understand what is required to present a high-quality golf course and can deliver an exceptional playing …