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New Zealand National Golf Award Winners announced

POSTED ON October 13, 2023 @ 8:23 am

New Zealand’s best golf clubs, golfing facilities, and people in the golfing industry – both on a voluntary and professional basis – have all been officially acknowledged for their outstanding work and contributions to the sport at the awards. Golf New Zealand chief executive Jeff …

Residents clash over Mt Maunganui golf club rezoning (NZ)

POSTED ON October 8, 2023 @ 3:17 pm

The Mount Maunganui Golf Club is seeking to rezone a portion of its open space land at the end of Fairway Ave for residential development. This plan, known as Plan Change 33, aims to convert 2780m2 of land into a medium residential zone, potentially allowing …

Partnering Beyond The Green: Highlights from the GMANZ Summit 2023

POSTED ON September 2, 2023 @ 11:36 am

The Club Car Golf Managers Association of New Zealand (GMANZ) Summit, held at Boulcott’s Farm Heritage Golf Club in Lower Hutt last week, was a resounding success according to feedback from the 70 delegates and business partners in attendance. The theme of the summit was …

NZ: Locals to fight developer they believe wants to build suburb on a golf course

POSTED ON August 20, 2023 @ 12:39 pm

Residents of Gulf Harbour on the Whangaparāoa peninsula are opposing a developer, Gregory Olliver, who they believe aims to turn their local golf course into a housing development. Olliver’s company, Long River Investments, purchased the Gulf Harbour Country Club in 2021, raising concerns among locals. …

MyGolf reaches new heights

POSTED ON July 13, 2023 @ 5:26 am

MyGolf, Australian golf’s junior introductory program supported by Golf Australia and the PGA of Australia, has completed a record year, highlighted by more than 30,000 registrations, with the vast majority of children signing up for the first time. MyGolf provides golf lessons for kids and …