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Golfasian Globalizes Vietnam Golf Coast

POSTED ON April 20, 2019 @ 11:24 am

Asia’s leading golf tour company, Golfasian, has joined the push to promote Central Vietnam as one of the region’s foremost places for play. The Thailand and Vietnam-based operator signed a strategic partnership with Vietnam Golf Coast: a destination marketing organization that links six of the area’s best signature golf courses,...


Ernie Els’ Par-Three Design in the Frame

POSTED ON April 19, 2019 @ 11:23 am

The Els Performance Golf Academy (EPGA), one of Asia’s top practice facilities and home to the Vietnam National Golf Team, has been shortlisted in the category of ‘World’s Best Par-3 Course’ at this year’s World Golf Awards. The World Golf Awards serve to celebrate and reward excellence in golf tourism...


DISCOUNT GOLF: How would you like to get 91% off your next round?

POSTED ON April 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am

If you’re a golf club the title above should worry you. We typed ‘DISCOUNT GOLF’ into google search, and that was the first item on the list among other discount offers. So which golf club is going to open up today with all the regular costs involved of running a...


Community Victory for Warringah in Golf Course Battle

POSTED ON April 17, 2019 @ 12:36 pm

Warringah Golf Club is celebrating today following a unanimous decision by the Northern Beaches Council to offer the club a new 20-year lease over the club’s golf course. The decision will see the course retain it’s 18 hole layout for members, visitors and corporate golf events. Warringah Golf Club President,...


Pauatahanui GC sale to go ahead after merger with Royal Wellington

POSTED ON April 17, 2019 @ 12:34 pm

Members of Wellington’s most exclusive golf club will soon be rubbing shoulders with those from a nine-hole club after a decision to merge the two. Pauatahanui Golf Club’s sale looks set to be completed in May, after its members voted to amalgamate with the high-brow Royal Wellington Golf Club. In November, Royal Wellington, which holds...


Thomson Perrett Lobb course in Cairo hailed as instant classic

POSTED ON April 17, 2019 @ 12:29 pm

The final design of Thomson Perrett & Lobb (TPL) to open – NEWGIZA in Egypt’s capital Cairo – has been described as “instantly one of the elite courses in the Middle East and North Africa”. The golf course architecture firm – comprising the late Peter Thomson, the five-time Open champion,...


Essendon Fields King Island Classic makes dreams come true

POSTED ON April 16, 2019 @ 5:14 pm

The 2019 Essendon Fields King Island Classic held last month at Cape Wickham and Ocean Dunes has made a series of wishes come true for critically ill children. The successful event, held over two days on two of the world’s most spectacular golf courses, raised a total of $21,044.85 for Make-A-Wish...


Leading retail chain captures PXG brand

POSTED ON April 15, 2019 @ 5:10 pm

PARSONS Xtreme Golf (PXG), the global golf equipment manufacturing company whose headquarters is in Scottsdale, Arizona, has appointed MST Golf as the sole distributor of the brand in Malaysia. The announcement was made in Kuala Lumpur by PXG Asean and China operations & sales manager Emmanuel Goh, who said they...


Golf Innovation Symposium Demonstrates Global Opportunities

POSTED ON April 14, 2019 @ 10:57 am

Following a two-day summit in Tokyo that elevated the latest global research in golf participation and sustainability, the United States Golf Association (USGA) has released key findings from its fifth Golf Innovation Symposium, presented by Cisco. Supported by the Japan Golf Association (JGA), the USGA brought together dozens of experts...