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Covid restriction force Vic Open 2021 cancellation

POSTED ON October 22, 2020 @ 7:00 am

Yet another major Australian golf even has been taken of the calendar as Covid-19 forces the cancellation of Vic Open scheduled for February, 2021. Another one bits the dust This follows last week’s regretful cancellation of the summer’s other premier golf events – the Australian …

Trio of new media partners for PGA

POSTED ON October 21, 2020 @ 6:37 pm

A formidable trio of new media partnerships has been announced by the PGA of Australia. Trio of media A three-year partnership with oOh!media, Australia’s leading Out of Home advertising company, will see their extensive national network of more than 37,000 digital and classic locations promote …

TROON: Golf Course Maintenance Cost…Optimizing In a New World

POSTED ON October 21, 2020 @ 9:43 am

A PERSPECTIVE FROM TROON INTERNATIONAL’S DAVID LUNARDELLI Everyone’s needs and abilities are different so the first question really is; how good do you have to be in order to be successful in your market and/or to meet the demands of your ownership, members and guests? …

Aussie golf legend Jack Newton reveals Alzheimer’s diagnose

POSTED ON October 19, 2020 @ 7:36 pm

Australian golf icon Jack Newton has revealed he is suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and has taken up a healthy lifestyle to fight the illness. The 70-year-old has abstained from drinking alcohol and smoking cigarettes for 18 months while exercising and taking medication in an effort …

Reaching your customer/member goals through customer journey mapping (27 Oct 10am WORKSHOP)

POSTED ON October 19, 2020 @ 5:29 pm

This 1.5 hour interactive online workshop is being conducted by Mike Orloff Club Marketing Specialist on 27 October 10-11:30am (AU$49pp). IN TODAY’S “EXPERIENCE” ECONOMY (VS. THE PREVIOUS “PRODUCTION” AND “SALES” ECONOMIES) PEOPLE HAVE MUCH HIGHER EXPECTATIONS THAN EVER BEFORE.  MILLENNIALS VALUE ‘EXPERIENCES’ OVER OWNERSHIP OF …

Black Mountain Golf Club & Resort extends affiliation with European Tour Destinations

POSTED ON October 17, 2020 @ 7:56 am

European Tour Destinations is delighted to announce that Black Mountain Golf Club and Resort, who have been members since 2015, have extended their network affiliation until 2022. Black Mountain Golf Club & Resort was founded by Stig Notlov, who transformed pineapple plantations into an award-winning …

JOB: Golf Operations Manager – Moore Park (Sydney)

POSTED ON October 17, 2020 @ 7:26 am

The role Passionate about golf?  A natural born leader, renown for the delivery of operational excellence? Keen to make your mark, build on a successful story and expand the horizons to achieve further growth?  Well we are looking for you! We are currently seeking an …

Australia’s three biggest golf events postponed

POSTED ON October 16, 2020 @ 7:16 am

This summer’s premier golf events have been cancelled. PGA of Australia chief executive Gavin Kirkman, ALPG chief executive Karen Lunn and Golf Australia chief executive James Sutherland confirmed the Australian PGA Championship, Australian Open and Women’s Australian Open will not proceed due to the pandemic. …

JOB: Golf Operations (multiple team member roles F/t-P/t) – Brisbane

POSTED ON October 15, 2020 @ 1:09 pm

Indooroopilly Golf Club (IGC) is now accepting applications for full-time and permanent part time positions in our expanding Golf Operations team. The successful applicants will be joining a dedicated team focused on providing exceptional levels of service to further enhance the golf experience. The Club is looking …